The Center for Global Ethics and Politics is a network for research, colloquia, and curricular development on key issues of contemporary life including:

  • Globalization and justice
  • Intercultural perspectives on ethics
  • Human rights
  • Cosmopolitan democracy

We invite you to learn more about our research and events in the pages that follow, to collaborate with us in our efforts to clarify the requirements of global justice and human rights, and to discern possible ways of strengthening the institutions of global governance and transnational forms of democracy and solidarity.


‘Here to Stay’ and The Contested Ethics of Presence

Linda Bosniak

Rutgers University

12:00 am, Room 9204-05


Basic Income, Climate Change, and Degrowth

Michael Howard

University of Maine

12:00 am, room 5409


Economic Duties and Economic Justice: Why Philosophers Need to Think About How Things Work in the World

Joseph Carens

University of Toronto

12:00 am, room 5200


Seyla Benhabib

Seyla Benhabib

Yale University

12:00 am, room TBA


Affective Citizenship

Linda Bosniak

Rutgers University

12:00 am, room TBA


Transnational Feminism

Serene Khader

Brooklyn College


The Lure of Minimalism

Adam Etinson

University of St. Andrews


Oppression, Violence, and Corruption: Fighting the Oil Curse

Leif Wenar

King's College London


The Humble Cosmopolitan

Luis Cabrera

Griffith University (Australia)


Are Democracy and Foreign Policy Compatible?

Raffaele Marchetti

LUISS University (Rome)