Anne Alstott is appointed as the Bierman Professor
Anne L. Alstott, a specialist in taxation and social policy, has been named the Jacquin D. Bierman Professor of Taxation at the Yale Law School.
Alstott, who joined the Law School faculty in 1997, was deputy dean in 2002 and 2004 and twice won the Yale Law Women teaching award. She was originally named the Jacquin D. Bierman Professor of Taxation in 2004, a post she held until she departed Yale to serve as the Manley O. Hudson Professor of Law at Harvard Law School 2008-2011.
She is the author of “No Exit: What Parents Owe Children and What Society Owes Parents” (Oxford University Press, 2004) and “The Stakeholder Society” (with Bruce Ackerman, Yale University Press, 1999). She holds an A.B., summa cum laude, in economics from Georgetown University and earned a J.D. from Yale Law School in 1987.