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Globalisation and Human Rights

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Erwin-Schrödinger-Saal
Plenary / Panel
german language

Has modern society bid farewell to the ideals of social security and global justice? Is neoliberal development responsible for growing global inequality? Or has the market economy in fact led to an extension of democracy?

Founder & President, The Property and Freedom Society
Professor of International Law and Human Rights, University of Vienna; Director, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Human Rights, Vienna; Former U.N. Special Rapporteur on Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment, Vienna
Judge (ret.), Supreme Court of Justice, Vienna

Dr. Hans-Hermann HOPPE

Founder & President, The Property and Freedom Society

Promotion, Philosophy, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt am Main Habilitation, Grundlagen der Soziologie und Ökonomie, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt am Main Heisenberg Fellow, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft Professor of Economics, University of Nevada, Las Vegas Editor, The Journal of Libertarian Studies
1974
1981
1981-1986
1986-2008
1995-2009

Dr. LL.M. Manfred NOWAK

Professor of International Law and Human Rights, University of Vienna; Director, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Human Rights, Vienna; Former U.N. Special Rapporteur on Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment, Vienna

Assistant, Associate and Full Professor of Constitutional Law, International Law and Human Rights, Law School, University of Vienna Director, Netherlands Institute of Human Rights, Utrecht University Professor of Law, Austrian Academy of Public Administration, Vienna Judge, Human Rights Chamber for Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sarajevo United Nation Expert on Enforced Disappearances, Geneva United Nation Special Rapporteur on Torture, Geneva
since 1973
1987-1989
1989-2001
1996-2003
1993-2006
2004-2010
 Visiting Professor at the Universities of Lund, Sweden (2002, 2003), Venice (2004), Geneva (2008, 2009), Stanford (2014)