Project Description

Lina Khan teaches and writes about antitrust law, infrastructure industries law, the antimonopoly tradition, and law and political economy. Several of her writings have focused on the ways that dominant digital platforms freshly reveal the shortcomings of the current approach to antitrust.

Khan’s work has been published by the Columbia Law ReviewHarvard Law ReviewThe University of Chicago Law Review, and The Yale Law JournalThe New York Times has described Khan’s scholarship as having “reframed decades of monopoly law,” and Politico has called her “a leader of a new school of antitrust thought.” Her article “Amazon’s Antitrust Paradox” was awarded the 2018 Antitrust Writing Award for Best Academic Unilateral Conduct Article, her article “The Separation of Platforms and Commerce” won the 2019 Jerry S. Cohen Memorial Fund’s Best Antitrust Article on Remedies, and her co-authored article “The Case for ‘Unfair Methods of Competition’ Rulemaking” received the 2020 Antitrust Writing Award for Best General Antitrust Academic Article.

Khan’s scholarship has also been profiled or discussed by The Atlantic, BloombergThe EconomistFinancial Times, The New YorkerThe Wall Street Journal, and The Washington Post. She has been named to the Politico 50, Foreign Policy magazine’s Global Thinkers, Prospect magazine’s Top 50 Thinkers, WIRED25, National Journal 50, and Time magazine’s Next Generation Leaders.

Prio to joining Columbia Law, Khan served as counsel to the U.S. House Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law, where she helped lead the Committee’s investigation into digital markets and the publication of its landmark report. She has also served as legal adviser to Commissioner Rohit Chopra at the Federal Trade Commission and legal director at the Open Markets Institute.

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Our Speakers

Rohit Chopra2021-05-07T22:19:42+00:00
Lina Kahn2021-06-16T04:36:34+00:00
Rep. Janice Schakowsky2021-06-16T04:37:02+00:00
Richard Stroiney2021-06-16T04:37:26+00:00
Robert Zarco2021-06-16T04:41:06+00:00
J.D. Heiden2021-06-16T04:47:34+00:00
Jonathan Fortman2021-06-16T04:48:55+00:00
Robert Einhorn2021-06-16T04:53:19+00:00
Robert L. Purvin Jr.2021-06-16T04:54:52+00:00
Laura Thompson2021-06-16T04:38:01+00:00
Matthew Kreutzer2021-06-20T18:54:05+00:00
Elliot Ginsburg2021-06-16T04:57:57+00:00
Zoe Chapin2021-06-20T17:50:34+00:00
Mark Dady2021-06-20T18:31:50+00:00
Matt Stoddard2021-06-16T03:57:44+00:00