General Information


The 33rd Annual Conference of the European Association of Law and Economics (EALE) will be held on 15-17 September 2016 in Bologna, Italy.

The Conference welcomes contribution from all areas of Law and Economics. On Saturday 17, a special session will be devoted to the design and implementation of the Banking Union.

The regular conference starts on Thursday 15 at 9am and ends on Saturday 17 at 1pm. On Saturday, the Banking Union workshop continues until 6pm.

Keynote lectures will be given by Vincenzo Denicolò (University of Bologna) and Nuno  Garoupa (Texas A&M University and Universidate Católica Lisbon).

The Conference will take place at the impressive location of the Bologna Business School  (Villa Guastavillani) on the hills of Bologna (3 km from the city center).

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Important dates:
  • Paper submission deadline: 30 April, 2016 (update: new deadline May 7, 2016)
  • Communication of acceptance: 20 June, 2016
  • Final papers due by: 10 August, 2016
  • Registration by: 10 August, 2016

 Local Organizing Committee:
  • Luigi A. Franzoni, Dept. of Economics
  • Enrico Santarelli, Dept. of Economics
  • Emanuela Carbonara, Dept. of Economics
  • Marco Lamandini, Dept. of Sociology and Business Law
  • Pietro Manzini, Dept. of Law
  • Enrico Al Mureden, Dept. of Law
  • Alessandro Pomelli, Dept. of Sociology and Business Law

Conference secretariat:

Ms. Anastassia Naboko

Dept. of Economics,
P.zza Scaravilli 2,
40124 Bologna
Phone: +39-051-2088550