September 17 Monday

Judge Ralph K. Winter Lecture on Corporate Law: "Uncertainty, Probability and the Law" by Lord Mervyn King

  • Monday, September 17, 2018 at 4:30PM - 6:00PM
  • Faculty Lounge
  • Open To The Public
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Description

Lord Mervyn King, Alan Greenspan Professor of Economics, New York University Stern School of Business and former Governor, Bank of England, "Uncertainty, Probability and the Law."

Description: Few decisions are as important as those made in court.  They are reached against the backdrop of conflicting evidence.  Uncertainty is inherent in any legal judgement.  So how do courts and lawyers go about making decisions in the context of uncertainty, and how should they?

Sponsoring Organization(s)

Yale Law School Office of the Dean

Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law

Contact Information

Sara Machowski

sara.machowski@yale.edu

203-432-1651