Mathias Risse

Lucius N. Littauer Professor of Philosophy and Public Administration and Director of the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy
John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University

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Mathias Risse is Lucius N. Littauer Professor of Philosophy and Public Administration and Director for the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. His work primarily addresses questions of global justice ranging from human rights, inequality, taxation, trade and immigration to climate change, obligations to future generations and the future of technology. In addition to the Harvard Kennedy School, he teaches in Harvard College and the Harvard Extension School, and he is affiliated with the Harvard philosophy department. Risse is the author of On Global Justice and Global Political Philosophy, with two additional books scheduled to appear in the near future. In addition to being the Director of the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy, Risse is also Co-Director of Graduate Studies at the Edmond J Safra Center for Ethics, as well as Director of the McCloy program. He has been a visiting professor at the National University of Singapore. New York University Abu Dhabi and Leuphana University in Germany.

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