LawEcon Workshop

The 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 24-26, (see map).

Financial support by the Center for Advanced Studies in Law and Economics is gratefully acknowledged.

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   Winterterm 2017/18


02.11.2017 Thursday 12:15

Joshua Teitelbaum, Georgetown Law

“Tort Law and Unawareness”                                                                 Note: Room 1.016, Seminarraum Handels- und Wirtschaftsrecht, Juriducum, Westturm, 1.OG


Markus Dertwinkel-Kalt, University of Cologne

“Salience and Antitrust: The Role of Brand Image Concerns”
12.12.2017Miriam Müthel, WHU- Otto Beisheim School of Management"Intended and Unintended Consequences of Individual Liability in the Banking Industry"
11.01.2018 Thursday 12:15

Sebastian Peyer, UEA Norwich

"Compensation culture arguments and their use in the courts"


Mikael Priks, Stockholm University

"Imprisonment and Crime - Empirical Evidence using Exogenous Variation"


Stefano Colonello, IWH and Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg

"Do Courts Matter for Firm Value? Evidence from the U.S. Court System"
30.01.2018Elliott Ash, University of Warwick"Optimal Contract Design in the Field: Rigidity and Control in Collective Bargaining"