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#2 Welthandelsrecht

Heilt der freie Markt die Pandemie?


Warum ist das so schwer mit der weltweiten Impfstoffverteilung? In unserer zweiten Folge beleuchten wir diese Frage völkerrechtlich. Dabei gibt uns Isabel Lischewski einen kurzen Überblick über die Grundprinzipien des Welthandelsrechts (Meeresschildkröten inklusive). Anschließend spricht Philipp Eschenhagen im Interview mit Henning Grosse Ruse-Khan über das internationale Recht des geistigen Eigentums und wie es sich auf den Zugang zum Impfstoff auswirkt.

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Moderation: Sophie Schuberth & Philipp Eschenhagen
Grundlagenteil: Dr. Isabel Lischewski
Interview: Prof. Dr. Henning Grosse Ruse-Khan & Philipp Eschenhagen
Schnitt: Erik Tuchtfeld
Technische Unterstützung: Anna Sophia Tiedeke

Für die historischen Originaltonaufnahmen: BBC news at

Sophie Schuberth

Sophie Schuberth is a research fellow and PhD-candidate at Freie Universität Berlin, working in the Berlin Potsdam Research Group ‘The International Rule of Law- Rise or Decline?’. She is an editor at Völkerrechtsblog.

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Philipp Eschenhagen

Philipp Eschenhagen is a research associate at Bucerius Law School and a PhD candidate at the Walther Schücking Institute for International Law. He is an editor at Völkerrechtsblog.

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Isabel Lischewski

Dr. Isabel Lischewski is a Post-Doctoral Research Assistant with Prof. Dr. Nora Markard at WWU Münster. Her research interests lie in global governance, critical theory, and access to justice. She is an editor-in-chief at Völkerrechtsblog.

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Erik Tuchtfeld

Erik Tuchtfeld is a research fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law (Heidelberg) and head of the humanet3 research group. He is an editor at Völkerrechtsblog.

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