Friday, July 8, 2016

The new issue of the University of Toronto Law Journal (66:3, Summer 2016) includes a focus feature on "The Future of Law and Development." The feature includes an introduction by Prof. Mariana Mota Prado, "The past and future of law and development," and an article by Prof. Michael Trebilcock, "Between universalism and relativism: Reflections on the evolution of law and development studies," along with a contribution by David M Trubek, Voss-Bascom Professor of Law and Dean of International Studies Emeritus, University of Wisconsin-Madison and Senior Research Fellow, Harvard Law School, "Law and development: Forty years after ‘Scholars in Self-Estrangement’."

"In this focus feature," says Prof. Prado in her introduction, "David Trubek and Michael Trebilcock present an assessment of the past forty years of the law and development movement and map the challenges that lie ahead."

The rest of the issue also includes an article by Prof. Sophia Moreau, "Taking on responsibility and trusting others: A response to Shiffrin," and a review article by Prof. Hamish Stewart of Thomas Piketty's best-selling "Capital in the Twenty-First Century."

See the full table of contents on the University of Toronto Press website.