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Anner Orford on Hammarskjöld, Austerity, and Economic Thinking at the UN

Guest Lecture by Prof. Anne Orford on

Hammarskjöld, Austerity, and Economic Thinking at the UN

Time: Friday 16 January 2015, 14.00-16.00

Venue: Porthania (Yliopistonkatu 3), P545 (5th floor)

Coffee will be served.

(the citation for the chapter is A Orford, ŒHammarskjöld, Economic Thinking, and the United Nations¹ in H Melber and C Stahn (eds), Peace, Diplomacy, Global Justice, and International Agency: Rethinking Human Security and Ethics in the Spirit of Dag Hammarskjöld (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press) 156-189)

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Bio: Anne Orford is Michael D Kirby Chair of International Law and an Australian Research Council Future Fellow at Melbourne Law School. She is the current holder of the Hedda Andersson Visiting Chair in the Department of History at Lund University. She is the President of the Australian and New Zealand Society of International Law, and was the founding Director of the Institute for International Law and the Humanities at Melbourne Law School (2005-2012). She holds the degree of Doctor of Laws honoris causa from Lund University and the University of Gothenburg, and was awarded the 2013 Woodward Medal for Excellence in Humanities and Social Sciences by the University of Melbourne.