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Saadia Pekkanen Lead Guest Editor for Essays on “The New Space Race”

April 30, 2019

A new space race is underway, characterized by a growing number of government and private players and three intersecting trends: democratization, commercialization and militarization. But what does that mean for international geopolitics and safe — perhaps even collaborative — exploration beyond Earth?

Saadia Pekkanen, University of Washington professor of international relations, is lead guest editor for a group of essays addressing such issues published online this month in the American Journal of International Law under the title “The New Space Race.”

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