ECONtribute Law and Econ Workshop

The ECONtribute LawEcon Workshop is jointly organized by the Graduate School of Economics, the Law Faculty and the Max-Planck-Institute for Research on Collective Goods. It is an interdisciplinary workshop that brings together social scientists and legal scholars, whose research focuses on Law & Economics. The workshop meets on Tuesdays 18:00 at Juridicum, Room 0.017, Adenauerallee 24-42.

Financial support by the Excellence Cluster ECONtribute is gratefully acknowledged.

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Due to the current situation, the ECONTribute LawEconWorkshop will make use of online conferences for some or all of the presentations scheduled for the summer term 2020 (using Zoom). Please note that you have to subsrcibe to the LawEcon mailing list (see above) in order to be sent the invitation to the online presentation.


Summer Term 2020

Date     Presenter     Title

Steven Schwarcz

(Duke University School of Law)

(online via Zoom)

Pandemics and Systemtic Financial Risk


Jo Braithwaite

(London School of Economics)

(online via Zoom)


Luke Froeb

(Vanderbilt Unversity)

(online via Zoom)

Bargaining Competition and Vertical Mergers



Alex Rees-Jones

(Cornell University)

(online via Zoom)

"Reversing Reserves"      

Tim Friehe

(University of Marburg)

(online via Zoom)

Punishment for Intentions or Outcomes: The Role of Gender and Social Norms