Ariel Colonomos holds degrees from Institut d'Etudes Politiques, Université Paris IX (Business and Administration), Université Paris X (Philosophy), and a Ph.D. in political science from Sciences Po. He has been a CNRS research fellow at CERI (Center of International Studies) since 1998. He was a Fulbright visiting scholar at Princeton in 2001-2002 and a CNRS visiting fellow at Berkeley in 2004. He is a lecturer at Sciences Po in Paris, and is currently an adjunct professor at Columbia (School of International and Public Affairs), where he teaches a course on "ethical issues in international affairs." He recently published a book, La Morale dans les relations internationales—Rendre des compte (2005), exploring the various aspects of post-Cold War ethics. He was a guest editor of a special issue on "Moralizing Capitalism," in International Social Science Journal (UNESCO, June 2005).
Richard P. Hiskes is Professor of Political Science and Director of the Human Rights Minor Program at the University of Connecticut. His primary areas of scholarship are in democratic theory, environmental ethics, and human rights theory. He is the author of numerous books and articles that cover a wide range of concerns within modern political thought and environmental policy. Among his books are Science, Technology, and Policy Decisions (Westview, 1986), co-authored with Anne L. Hiskes; and Democracy, Risk and Community: Technological Hazards and the Evolution of Liberalism (Oxford, 1998). This article represents a new research direction that anticipates a book currently under preparation on the topic of environmental human rights and intergenerational justice.
J. Oloka-Onyango is Professor of Law and Director of the Human Rights & Peace Centre (HURIPEC)at Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda, and was the Special Rapporteur on Globalization and Human Rights of the United Nations Sub-Commission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights between 1999 and 2003.
Javier Santiso holds B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. degrees from Sciences Po in Paris (Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris) as well as an M.B.A. degree from HEC School of Management (Hautes Etudes Commerciales). From 1995-1997, he completed his doctoral studies at Oxford University and was Senior Associate Member of the St Antony's College at the Latin American Centre (University of Oxford). From 1997-2002 he was tenure-track as a Research Fellow at the Paris-based research center Center d'Etudes et de Recherches Internationales (CERI-Sciences Po Paris) and was a Senior Expert Associate on Latin American Emerging Markets for Crédit Agricole Indosuez (now Calyon), an investment bank. In 2002, he became Chief Economist for Latin America and Emerging Markets of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA) in Madrid. He has been a visiting professor for topics related to Latin American political economics at The Paul Nitze School of Advanced Studies at Johns Hopkins University. He also lectured at Sciences Po Paris on international political economy [End Page 1370] and at the HEC School of Management on European corporate strategies in Latin America. He has published over thirty articles in leading academic reviews in France, Spain, the United States, the United Kingdom, Chile, and Mexico. His latest publications are The Political Economy of Emerging Markets: Actors, Institutions and Crisis in Latin America (2003); Latin America's Political Economy of the Possible: Beyond Good Revolutionaries and Free Marketers (Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 2006).
Richard L. Siegel is Professor Emeritus of Political Science at the University of Nevada, Reno. He is currently writing a book on the death penalty as a global human rights issue.
Sandesh Sivakumaran is Fellow of the International Bar Association at the Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia. He was formerly a law clerk to Judge Dame Rosalyn Higgins and Judge Peter Tomka at the International Court of Justice. He received his LL.M. (International Legal Studies) from New York University and his B.A. (Hons) (Law) from the University of Cambridge (United Kingdom).
David Stoelting is a Senior Trial Counsel with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, Division of Enforcement, in New York City. In addition, he is ABA Representative and Council Member, International Criminal Bar (2003-present), and formerly was Chair, Committee on African Affairs...