Oliver Hailes

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Oliver Hailes is a PhD candidate at the University of Cambridge. He was formerly a lawyer and lecturer in New Zealand. Twitter: @stable_change

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Epidemic Sovereignty? Contesting investment treaty claims arising from coronavirus measures

  Though nothing can be immortall, which mortals make; yet, if men had the use of reason they pretend to, their Common-wealths might be secured, at least, from perishing by internall diseases. Hobbes, Leviathan (1651). My morning radio plays a hit parade of measures adopted by various States to combat the pandemic spread of…

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