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Luc Bovens

Professor of Philosophy, London School of Economics

Luc Bovens has been a professor of philosophy at London School of Economics and Political Science since 2003, but will take up a position at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2018. He graduated with a PhD in Philosophy from the University of Minnesota in 1990, taught in the University of Colorado at Boulder from 1990-2003. He was a Laurance S. Rockefeller Visiting Fellow at the Center for Human Values of Princeton University in 2015-16 and has just finished research fellowship in the Hope and Optimism Project in Cornell University. His main areas of research are moral and political philosophy, philosophy of economics, philosophy of public policy, Bayesian epistemology, rational choice theory, and voting theory.