Taxation, Finance, and Racial (in)Justice

2021 South Carolina Law Review Symposium

Friday, February 19, 2021

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9:00 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
William Hubbard, Dean, University of South Carolina School of Law
Morgan Spires, Editor-in-Chief, South Carolina Law Review



9:15 a.m. Keynote Speaker
Dorothy A. Brown, Asa Griggs Candler Professor of Law, Emory University School of Law



10:00 a.m. Speaker
Danielle Holley-Walker, Dean and Professor of Law, Howard University School of Law



10:30 a.m. Panel Discussion: Property Tax's Lasting Control on Racial Inequities
Moderator: Clint Wallace, Assistant Professor of Law, University of South Carolina School of Law

Speakers:
Carlos Avenancio-León, Assistant Professor of Finance, Kelley School of Business, Indiana University - Bloomington
Mark Dorosin, Managing Attorney, Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
Troup Howard, Assistant Professor of Finance, David Eccles School of Business, University of Utah
Andrew Kahrl, Professor of History and African-American Studies, University of Virginia



11:45 a.m. Carolina Tax Scholars Speaker
Camille Walsh, Associate Professor and Faculty Coordinator, Law, Economics & Public Policy, University of Washington Bothell School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences



12:15 p.m. Lunch Break



1:15 p.m. Panel Discussion: Searching For and Wrestling With the Data on Race and Tax
Moderator: Tessa Davis, Associate Professor of Law, University of South Carolina School of Law

Speakers:
Jeremy Bearer-Friend, Associate Professor of Law, The George Washington University Law School
Leslie Book, Professor of Law, Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law
Phyllis Taite, Professor of Law, Florida A&M University College of Law



2:30 p.m. Panel Discussion: Race, Social Capital, and Wealth in Federal Income Tax
Moderator: Derek Black, Professor of Law, University of South Carolina School of Law

Speakers:
Bridget Crawford, Professor of Law, Pace University Elisabeth Haub School of Law
Wendy Gerzog, Professor of Law, Emerita, University of Baltimore School of Law
Goldburn P. Maynard Jr., Assistant Professor of Business Law & Ethics, Kelley School of Business, Indiana University - Bloomington
Camilla E. Watson, Ernest P. Rogers Chair of Law, University of Georgia School of Law



3:45 p.m. Panel Discussion: Work, Race, and Tax
Moderator: Etienne Toussaint, Assistant Professor of Law, University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law

Speakers:
Lynn D. Lu, Associate Professor of Law, CUNY School of Law
Stephanie Hunter McMahon, Professor of Law, University of Cincinnati College of Law



4:45 p.m. Closing Remarks
Tessa Davis, Associate Professor of Law, University of South Carolina School of Law