Katharina PistorThe Code of Capital

Committee on Global Thought presents: 

Global Think-in: The Code of Capital


  • Katherina Pistor | Edwin B. Parker Professor of Comparative Law
  • Adam Tooze | Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Professor of History; Director of the European Institute; Member of the Committee on Global Thought
  • Jean Cohen | Nell and Herbert M. Singer Professor of Political Theory and Contemporary Civilization
  • Carol Gluck, Moderator | Chair of the Committee on Global Thought; George Sansom Professor of History


Global Think-ins are vehicles for generating new ideas and perspectives on issues of global concern. The Think-ins are designed as forums for academics and practitioners from diverse disciplinary and methodological backgrounds, geographical locations, and expertise to share, critique, and develop new ideas.

This event is co-sponsored by The Society of Fellows and Heyman Center for the Humanities.

About the Author

Katharina Pistor is the Edwin B. Parker Professor of Comparative Law and director of the Center on Global Legal Transformation at Columbia Law School. She is the coauthor of Law and Capitalism: What Corporate Crises Reveal about Legal Systems and Economic Development around the World and the coeditor of Governing Access to Essential Resources. She lives in New York City.