NYU to Host Inaugural Conference On Law, Commerce and Development, April 11-12


  • WHAT: New York University School of Law will host its inaugural Conference on Law, Commerce and Development April 11-12, 2008. This interdisciplinary gathering will explore the relationships among legal institutions, commercial practices and economic development.
  • WHO: Participants include leading scholars in law, economics, political science and anthropology. The conference, organized by NYU Law Professors Kevin Davis and Clayton Gillette, is intended to create a basis for future collaborative research among scholars from different disciplines.
  • WHEN: Friday, April 11, 2008, 9:20 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    Saturday, April 12, 2008, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • WHERE: NYU School of Law, Furman Hall, Room 212, 225 Sullivan Street (between West 3rd Street and Washington Square South). Subways: A, B, C, D, E, F, V (West 4th Street).

A complete schedule is available at http://www.law.nyu.edu/conferences/lcd/index.html.

Reporters interested in attending should contact Jason Casell at 212.998.6849 or jason.casell@nyu.edu.

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