About the Author

 Ilya Somin is professor of law at the George Mason University School of Law and an adjunct scholar at the Cato Institute. He is the author of Democracy and Political Ignorance: Why Smaller Government is Smarter. Somin’s work has appeared in numerous academic and popular publications, including the Yale Law Journal, Los Angeles Times, and USA Today. He writes regularly for the popular Volokh Conspiracy blog, affiliated with the Washington Post.
Hometown: Fairfax, VA

Events for Author

Apr 21, 2015 12:00 PM

121 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549

Ilya Somin, author of The Grasping Hand: "Kelo v. City of New London" and the Limits of Eminent Domain participates in a panel on “Intellectual Property and Eminent Domain.” The other panelists are Clarisa Long (Columbia) and Greg Dolin (University of Baltimore).

See the event listing at the Washington Post.