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Peter Frank Drahos

Emeritus Professor

Department of Law

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[+39] 055 4686 245


Villa Salviati- Manica, SAMN233

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Arianna Morel

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Peter Frank Drahos

Emeritus Professor

Department of Law


Peter Drahos was appointed to the EUI on 1 September 2017. Prior to that he held positions at the Australian National University, Queen Mary, University of London and the Australian Attorney-General’s Department. Trained in law, politics and philosophy he has published widely on a variety of topics, including the philosophy of intellectual property rights, global governance, regulatory theory, patent law, trade and development, climate change and energy governance, and the protection of indigenous peoples’ knowledge.

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" I am interested in proposals that seek to analyse important problems using a combination of theories and methods. Areas of current interest include the relationship between law, knowledge and innovation, the relationship between climate change and energy governance and the governance of science and technology."
Peter DrahosProfessor of Law and Governance

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