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 ongoing situation, the ECONTribute LawEconWorkshop will continue making use of online conferences for all of the presentations scheduled for the winter term 2020/2021 (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.


Winter Term 2020/2021

Date     Presenter     Title

Gerd Mühlheusser

(University of Hamburg)

online via Zoom

Smart Products: Liability, Investments in Product Safety, and the Timing of Market Introduction


Achim Wambach

(ZEW Mannheim & Monopolkommisson)

online via Zoom

Das XXIII. Hauptgutachten der Monopolkommission – Wettbewerb 2020


Katerina Linos

(UC Berkeley Law)

online via Zoom

Fundraising for Stigmatized Groups



Sebastian Grund

(International Monetary Fund)

online via Zoom

The Quest for a European Safe Asset

Andrew McLean

(University College London)

online via Zoom

Competition Law in an Era of Financial Capitalism: The Case of Killer Acquisitions