Call for Papers / Submit a Paper

The call for papers for the 36th EALE Annual Conference (Tel Aviv University, September 18-20, 2019) is now closed. 

The submission deadline was April 8, 2019 (EXTENDED TO APRIL 15, 2019) and the submission system is now closed.

The European Association of Law and Economics welcomes submissions for its 36th annual conference to be held in Tel Aviv at Tel Aviv University on September 18-20, 2019. 

Those interested in presenting a paper are invited to submit their paper following the online procedure at the bottom of this page.

 Papers may be on any topic in or related to Law and Economics including:

  • Administrative Law; Regulation; Taxation; Public Finance
  • Antitrust; Competition Law; Regulated Industries
  • Behavioral L&E; Law & Decision Theory; Experimental L&E; Methodology
  • Civil and Criminal Procedure; Evidence; Litigation; Settlement; ADR
  • Constitutional Law; Public Choice; Public Law; National Security; Space Law
  • Contracts; Commercial Law; Secured Transactions; Bankruptcy*
  • Corporate Law; Governance; Securities Regulation; Law & Finance
  • Crime; Punishment; Criminal Law
  • Employment and Labor; Family Law; Discrimination; Immigration
  • International Law (Public and Private); International Trade; Development
  • Judges; Juries; Judicial Decision Making
  • Property (including Intellectual Property); Law & Technology
  • Torts; Environmental Law; Health Law; Insurance
  • Privacy/Big Data/Cyber/AI
  • Other topics

Policy papers are eligible if they deal with very important and timely issues. Submissions must be original and not yet published. Submitting a draft is possible, but we will give preference to full papers.


In the submission form you will be asked to indicate whether you are eligible for the Göran Skogh Award for the most promising paper presented at the EALE Conference by a young scholar. To qualify for the award, all of the authors must have obtained their PhD after April 8, 2017. The winner will receive EUR 1,000.

If you would like your paper to be scheduled on a particular day for religious reasons, please send an email to contextually to the submission. Later scheduling requests will not be considered.

Acceptance will be communicated on or around May 25, 2019.

Confirmation through Registration:

Authors of accepted papers will have to confirm their attendance by registering to the conference. Papers by authors who are not able to register will be excluded from the program. We do this to minimize the number of empty slots at the conference.

Registration will be possible from June 24th, 2019.

Registration fee (including EALE membership): €300 for regular participants and €175 for Ph.D. students.

Important dates:
  • Paper submission deadline by: April 8, 2019 — EXTENDED TO APRIL 15, 2019
  • Communication of acceptance by: May 25, 2019 (expected)
  • Final papers due by: August 10, 2019
  • Authors’ registration deadline by: July 15, 2019
  • Final registration deadline for participants who do not present a paper by: August 30, 2019
  • Conference dates: September 18-20, 2019