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Amy Kapczynski

Amy Kapczynski is Professor of Law at Yale Law School and cofounder of the Law and Political Economy blog.


If we are to emerge from this era of crisis, we need legal thinking that operates on fundamentally different presumptions.

Amy Kapczynski David Singh Grewal Jedediah Britton-Purdy

The right response to COVID-19 is to rebuild our economy from the ground up, putting people to work in a massive jobs program to secure the public health of all.

Amy Kapczynski Gregg Gonsalves

Claims that the cure is worse than the disease rely on a false tradeoff between human needs and the economy.

Amy Kapczynski Gregg Gonsalves
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Decades of neoliberal austerity will make it harder to fight the COVID-19 pandemic. Now, more than ever, we must rebuild our social safety net and forge a New Deal for public health.

Amy Kapczynski Gregg Gonsalves

A new, neoliberal interpretation of the First Amendment is undermining the regulatory state—and every labeling and advertising law is now in the crosshairs.

Amy Kapczynski