Peter Emerson - The de Borda Institute

February 19, 2009 • 1:00 PM • Law School 4045
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Peter Emerson is the director of The de Borda Institute (, a Northern Ireland-based NGO, which aims to promote the use of inclusive voting procedures on all contentious questions of social choice. Emerson is a very prominent proponent of the Borda electoral system, a preferential system he has advocated for societies such as Bosnia. He will be available to meet with interested faculty on February 19. Please RSVP for the luncheon meeting and let us know if you would like a private meeting as well. Sponsored by the Center for International & Comparative Law. For more information, contact Neylan Gurel at