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New Book on Law and Development

Sam Adelman and Abdul Paliwala’s new book ‘The Limits of Law and Development: Neoliberalism, Governance and Social Justice’ will be published by Routledge on 14 August 2020.


WATE 2020 Commendee: Illan Wall

The winners and commendees for the 2020 Warwick Awards for Teaching Excellence (WATE) have been announced and the Law School's Dr Illan Wall is on the list. Congratulations Illan.

Wed 22 Jul 2020, 11:38 | Tags: Award, Staff in action

G20 criticised for inaction on Sovereign Debt - expert comment

Warwick Law School's Dr Stephen Connelly and Dr Celine Tan comment on the G20's non-deal on sovereign debt.

"The lack of new commitments and policy proposals for tackling the sovereign debt crisis in developing countries by the G20 is disappointing and will have widespread ramifications not only for the indebted countries but for the global community."

Mon 20 Jul 2020, 10:17 | Tags: GLOBE Centre, Staff in action, Expert Comment

Locking down Leicester - Expert Comment

Dr Sharifah Sekalala, Associate Professor in Warwick Law School, comments on the potential challenges of a local lockdown.

Mon 29 Jun 2020, 17:26 | Tags: Staff in action, Expert Comment

COVID-19: Suspending Debt Service for Indebted Countries

Dr Stephen Connelly and Dr Celine Tan are supporting civil society groups, led by Jubilee Debt Campaign UK and Oxfam GB, in proposing legislation in the UK that will have the effect of suspending debt owed to private creditors of countries eligible for the G20 Debt Service Suspension Initiative (DSSI).

Fri 05 Jun 2020, 09:46 | Tags: GLOBE Centre, Publication, Staff in action, Expert Comment

Dr Laura Lammasniemi is on the BBC

Assistant Professor Dr Laura Lammasniemi will be appearing on BBC Two’s A House Through Time on Tuesday 9 June at 21:00.

Tue 02 Jun 2020, 10:00 | Tags: Staff in action, Feature, Expert Comment

Dr Laura Lammasniemi awarded Leverhulme Fellowship

Congratulations to Assistant Professor, Dr Laura Lammasniemi has been awarded a Leverhulme Fellowship for her project, “Narratives of sexual consent in criminal courts, 1870-1950”.

Mon 04 May 2020, 12:15 | Tags: Criminal Justice Centre, Research, Staff in action

Social care and Covid-19: Inadequacies in the UK government’s response

Professor Ann Stewart writes for the Commission on Care blog about the significant problems facing the care sector in the UK during the Coronavirus outbreak.

Fri 24 Apr 2020, 10:00 | Tags: blog, Staff in action

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