37th Annual Conference

ONLINE, September 24-25, 2020

The 37th EALE conference was held online on Zoom on 24-25 Sept. 2020 (final program here »)

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Oct 2020

38th Annual Conference — First Announcement

The 38th Annual EALE Conference will be held on Sept 9-10, 2021, jointly organized by the UPF Law School and the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics, hopefully face to face in Barcelona.

Oct 2020

ALER congratulations to Porat

The American Law and Economics Review congratulates Prof. Ariel Porat for receiving the EALE 2020 Award, and makes his papers available for free for one year. Read them here »

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EALE Membership

One becomes a member of EALE (or renews membership) at the time of registering to the Annual Conference or by submitting an online application. Yearly membership fees apply.

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The moderated announcements mailing list distributes information concerning international L&E events, job openings, and other announcements of interest among EALE members and other scholars. Subscribe to the list to receive and submit announcements.

EALE Awards

  • Göran Skogh Award for the Most Promising Young Scholar Paper presented at the annual conference (together with Forum för Rättsekonomi)
  • The lifetime achievements EALE Award for significant contributions to the field.

About EALE

Law and Economics (L&E), also known as the Economic Analysis of Law, is one of the most rapidly growing fields in legal and economic research. This approach applies economic concepts to explain and clarify legal issues, not only with respect to narrowly defined ‘economic’ fields, such as competition and economic law, but also to legal fields that concern a wide variety of non-market activities, from liability issues to family matters and crime.

European Association of Law and Economics, founded in 1984, stimulates the development of Law and Economics in Europe, providing assistance to L&E scholars and bringing their scholarship to a wider audience, including policy makers, legislators and judges.