Annual T.M.C. Asser Lecture 2017

The 2017 Annual Lecture was delivered by Professor Saskia Sassen who is a Professor of Sociology at Columbia University and Visiting Professor at the London School of Economics, and one of the world’s most prominent scholars on global cities (including cities and terrorism), migration, digital technologies and society, and the implications of economic globalisation for nation-states and international law. The full lecture is available here, and a shorter version with the highlights is available here. You can also watch the main arguments and story line of the Annual Lecture in the video below: 


When: Thursday, 30 November 2017, 16.00 – 17.30. Registration for this event is closed. 
Where: Academy Hall of the Peace Palace, The Hague, The Netherlands

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