Project Details


Advanced Study Group at the Pufendorf Institute for Advanced Studies

Layman's description

Interdisciplinary research on artificial persons – both corporate legal persons (Companies) and entities deploying artificial intelligence (AIs). The objective is to create a setting within which researchers from a wide range of disciplines can develop their knowledge of artificial personhood, and explore the implications of the interaction between corporations, AI entities and human beings through the lens of personhood.
Short titleArtificial Persons
Effective start/end date2021/01/012021/12/31

UKÄ subject classification

  • Social Sciences Interdisciplinary
  • Philosophy
  • Religious Studies
  • Law
  • Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Information Engineering
  • Biological Sciences

Free keywords

  • interdisciplinary research
  • Personhood
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • legal person