Program in Ethics and Public Affairs

The Program in Ethics and Public Affairs (PEPA) advances the study of the moral purposes and foundations of institutions and practices—both domestic and international. PEPA seminars seek to bring the perspectives of moral and political philosophy to bear on significant issues in public affairs.


Upcoming Events

"Structural Logics of Presidential Disqualification," Aziz Huq (University of Chicago)
Thu, Sep 12, 2024, 4:30 pm6:00 pm

When and how should presidential candidates be disqualified as “insurrectionists”? And how does that legal regime interact with the president’s immunity from criminal prosecution?  On March 4, 2024, a unanimous bench of the U.S. Supreme Court reversed a Colorado Supreme Court ruling removing former President Donald Trump from the state’s…

Open to Princeton University ID Holders and Other Academic Affiliates
Program in Ethics and Public Affairs: Erich Matthes (Wellesley College)
Thu, Nov 21, 2024, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Open to Princeton University ID Holders and Other Academic Affiliates
Program in Ethics and Public Affairs: Lily Hu (Yale University)
Thu, Feb 20, 2025, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Open to Princeton University ID Holders and Other Academic Affiliates
Program in Ethics and Public Affairs: Sarah Moss (University of Michigan)
Thu, Mar 6, 2025, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Open to Princeton University ID Holders and Other Academic Affiliates
Program in Ethics and Public Affairs: Darrel Moellendorf (Goethe University)
Thu, Apr 3, 2025, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
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Program in Ethics and Public Affairs: Deva Woodly (Brown University)
Thu, Apr 17, 2025, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Open to Princeton University ID Holders and Other Academic Affiliates