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Interdisciplinary Conferences

 1st ECONtribute WIMLEEH Workshop, 19. - 20.06.2023

On June 19 and 20, 2023, the "ECONtribute Workshop for Women in Macroeconomics, Law and Economics and Economic History" took place in Bonn for the first time. The aim of the workshop was to bring together and network female scholars from different research fields and to promote interdisciplinary cooperation.

The workshop was jointly organized by JProf. Dr. Svenja Hippel (CASTLE), Dr. Stephanie Ettmeier, Dr. Chi Hyun Kim, and Dr. Cathrin Mohr (all MacroFinance & Macrohistory Lab). More information about this event can be found here.

Conference "Regulation for Algorithms", 07. / 08.09.2020

On September 7 and 8, 2020, CASTLE, together with the Institute of Commercial and Business Law and the Scientific Association for All Regulatory Law, hosted the conference "Regulation for Algorithms" with contributions from the fields of law, economics, philosophy, and computer science.

  • The event was attended by 235 people from domestic and foreign institutions, including the European Commission, the German Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection, the German Federal Cartel Office, the German Federal Network Agency, the Swiss Competition Commission and numerous universities.
  • All contributions were published in a conference volume by Nomos-Verlag in 2021.

Fifth ASCOLA Conference "Goals of Competition Law", 27 - 29.05.2010

From 27 to 29 May 2010, CASTLE hosted the fifth international conference of the Academic Society for Competition Law (ASCOLA).

  • Scientists from all over the world participated in the conference.
  • The papers are published in the ASCOLA Book Series by Edward Elgar Publishing.

Symposium "Corporate Social Responsibility", June 30, 2009
  • The articles were published as a supplement to the Zeitschrift für das gesamte Handelsrecht und Wirtschaftsrecht (ZHR).
Economic issues of corporate social responsibilityProf. Dr. Georg Schreyögg (Freie Universität Berlin)
Corporate social responsibility in corporate lawProf. Dr. Peter Mülbert (University of Mainz)
Accounting and tax aspects of corporate social responsibilityProf. Dr. Rainer Hüttemann (University of Bonn)
Corporate social responsibility in business lawProf. Dr. Andreas Ransiek (University of Bielefeld)

Workshop "Academic Common Frame of Reference", 21. / 22.11.2008
  • The conference proceedings, "The Common Frame of Reference: A View from Law & Economics," were published in 2009 by Sellier, European Law Pulishers.

Symposium "Contribution of Behavioral Economics to Commercial and Business Law", 30.06.2008
  • All articles were published in 2008 in supplement 74 of the Zeitschrift für das gesamte Handelsrecht und Wirtschaftsrecht (ZHR). 
Knowledge potential and limits of behavioral economicsProf. Dr. Armin Falk (University of Bonn)
The contribution of behavioral economics to capital markets lawDr. Lars Klöhn (University of Göttingen)
The contribution of behavioral economics to antitrust lawProf. Dr. Christoph Engel (Max Planck Institute Bonn)
The Contribution of Behavioral Economics to the Law of Unfair CompetitionProf. Dr. Matthias Leistner (University of Bonn)



Workshop "Frontiers in the Economic Analysis of Contract Law", 04./05.06.2008

Symposium "Efficiency as a Regulatory Goal in Commercial and Business Law", 11.07.2007
  • Contributions to the symposium:
Efficiency Orientation in Commercial and Business Law (Introduction)Prof. Dr. Holger Fleischer and Prof. Dr. Daniel Zimmer (University of Bonn)
The Concept of Efficiency in EconomicsProf. Dr. Ulrich Schwalbe (University of Hohenheim)
Efficiency Orientation in Competition and Antitrust Law?Prof. Dr. Andreas Fuchs (University of Osnabrück)
Efficiency Orientation in Corporate Law?Prof. Dr. Friedrich Kübler (University of Frankfurt a.M. / Pennsylvania)
Efficiency Orientation in Capital Markets Law?Prof. Dr. Johannes Köndgen (University of Bonn)