Monthly Archives: April 2017

Slavery and Its Legacies – James Scott – A Deep History of the Earliest States Part 2



In part 2 of this 2 part episode we join James Scott as he presents some of the main arguments in his upcoming book Against the Grain: A Deep History of the Earliest States. This presentation was recorded at Yale University on April 13th, 2017.


Slavery and Its Legacies – James Scott – A Deep History of the Earliest States Part 1



In part 1 of this 2 part episode we join James Scott as he presents some of the main arguments in his upcoming book Against the Grain: A Deep History of the Earliest States. This presentation was recorded at Yale University on April 13th, 2017.


Red Lights to Green Lights: From 20th Century Environmental Regulation to 21st Century Sustainability



Professor Daniel C. Esty sits down with YCELP Research Assistant Lucy Kessler to discuss his new law review article and his argument for a 21st century approach to environmental law that builds on the successes of the 20th century command-and-control approach but integrates advances in data and information and incorporates lessons learned from the private sector.