Current Students

    Carlos Riquelme Ruz

    Research Interests

    International Investment Law, Economic Analysis of International Law, Intellectual Property.

    Academic Background

    2013-2014: Universidad de Chile and Heidelberg Universität. L.L.M. In International Law.

    2012/2013: Universidad de Chile, School of Business and Economy. Post-graduate Certificate in Economy and Finances for Lawyers.

    2004-2011: Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Derecho. Bachelor’s Degree in Legal and Social Sciences.

    Work Experience

    2017: Invited Lecturer, Post-Graduate Certificate in Foreign Policy, Trade and Diplomacy. Universidad de Santiago de Chile.

    2016-2017: Head of Legal and Intellectual Property Unit. Vice-Provost’s Office for Research and Development, Universidad de Chile.

    2016-2017: Assistant professor. Department of Law, Universidad Academia de Humanismo Cristiano.

    2014-2016: Researcher. Department of Law, Universidad Academia de Humanismo Cristiano. 2011-2014: Legal Advisor/ Patent attorney. Legal and IP Unit, Vice-Provost’s Office for Research and Development, Universidad de Chile.

    Publications

    Consolidando la política de Inversiones por Medio de la Cláusula de Nación Más Favorecida. Revista Políticas Públicas, 10(1), 2017.

    Transfer of funds clause in chilean international investment agreements. Latin American Journal of International Trade Law, 3(1), 2015.

     

        Chiara Natalie Focacci

        Research Interests

        Labour Law & Economics, Policy Evalutation, Economic History

        Academic Background

        2016-2017: University of Oxford, St Antony’s College, M.Sc. in Economic & Social History, Thesis: Entrepreneurs and Rentiers: Elites and Economic Divergence in Pre-unitary Lombardy and Venetia (1814-66).

        2013-2016: University of Bologna, B.Sc. in Economics & Finance, cum laude. Thesis: Northern Europe as an Outlier Example Compared to a General Flattening of the European Active Policies in the Labour Market. An Analysis of the Flexicurity Model in Denmark.

        09-12/2014: Visiting student at Regent’s University London.

        Work Experience

        09/2017-01/2018: Teaching Assistant in Economic History at the Faculty of Economics, University of Bologna.

        01-10/2017: Research Assistant for the project “Beyond the Technological Revolution” [http://beyondthetechrevolution.com/].

        08-09/2015: Intern at Orlando Management, Munich. 06-07/2012: Intern at Tiroler Sparkasse, Innsbruck.

        Publications

        07/2017: Review for EH.net (Economic History Association) of “Measuring Wellbeing: A History of Italian Living Standards” by G. Vecchi [http://eh.net/book_reviews/measuring-wellbeing-a-history-of-italian-living-standards/].

        Research Interests

        Labour Law & Economics, Policy Evalutation, Economic History

         

            Jan Essink

            Research Interests

            Economic analysis of immigration policy, economics of crime

            Academic Background

            2016: University of Bologna, Ghent University, Aix-Marseille University (LLM, European Master in Law & Economics, cum laude)
            2015: Erasmus University Rotterdam (M.Sc. in Economics and Business, cum laude)
            2014: Erasmus University Rotterdam (B.Sc. in Ecnomics and Business Economics and LLB in Law)

            Work Experience

            2017: Economist at the Economic Institute for Construction and Housing (The Netherlands)
            2016: Visiting Researcher at University of California (Berkeley

             

                Laurenz Goldhahn

                Research Interests

                Supervisory Law, Corporate Governance, Organizational Law & Economics

                Academic Background

                2015-2016 LL.M. European Master in Law and Economics (Erasmus University Rotterdam, Universität Hamburg)
                2012-2015 LL.B. International Business Law and Business Management (Westfälische Hochschule, Recklinghausen)

                Work Experience

                2016 Internship, Contract Risk Management, Advisory Services, EY
                2015-2016 Internship, Financial Supervisory Law, Financial Accounting Advisory Services, EY

                Publications

                “Wirtschaftliche Auswirkungen und rechtliche Grenzen der EZB-Krisenpolitik”, in: Recklinghäuser
                Beiträge zu Recht und Wirtschaft Nr. 30/2015, publ.: B. Bergmans, R.-M. Marquardt, ISSN 2191-
                866X.

                 

                    Liam Wells

                    Research Interests

                    Public Law and Economics, Environmental Law and Economics, EU Competition Law and Economics

                    Academic Background

                    2016: Erasmus U. Rotterdam/U. Aix-Marseille LLM Law and Economics (EMLE) with distinction Visiting scholar: University of California (Berkeley)

                    2015: University of London (King’s College) LLM International Business Law

                    2014: Called to English/Welsh Bar (Middle Temple) 2011: University of Oxford (Merton College) BA Law with Law Studies in Europe Erasmus year

                    2009-2010: Universiteit Leiden

                    Work Experience

                    2016-2017: Pupil barrister (Environmental/Public Law) Including (during practising period) instructed as a junior in the High Court: [2017] UKHC 2040 (QB) Full qualification: Nov 2017 (not currently practising)

                    2012: Vacation scheme intern at Shearman and Sterling LLP (London)

                    2010: Vacation scheme intern at Clifford Chance LLP (London and Amsterdam)

                    Publications

                    Case note: Poplar Housing and Regeneration Community Association Ltd v (1) Begum and (2) Rohim: 2017 Journal of Housing Law 137 (with Dean Underwood, barrister)

                     

                        Maria Teresa Bartalena

                        Research Interests

                        Bankruptcy la wand economics, corporate la wand ecnomics, environmental la wand economics.

                        Academic Background

                        2009-2015: LLM at University of Pisa in Pisa
                        Master thesis: Liability for trademark and patent counterfaction.
                        2016-2017: EMLE (European Master in Law and Economics): LLM at Erasmus University, Rotterdam; LLM at University of Ghent; MA at the University of Marseilles-Aix en Provence in collaboration with the University of California at Berkeley.
                        Master thesis: Can insurance deal with the certainty of climate change?

                        2017-present: EDLE (European Doctorate in Law and Economics), with a research proposal on bankruptcy la wand economics.

                        Work Experience

                        2015-2017: Trainee lawyer at Bartalena&Associate law firm in Pisa.
                        2017: Research assistant for Professor Kenneth Ayotte at the University of California at Berkeley

                         

                            Paul Daniel Aubrecht

                            Research Interests

                            Torts, Contracts, Antitrust, ADR, Human Rights, Natural Resources, Regulatory Competition & Commparative Law.

                            Academic Background

                            Ghent University & Erasmus University Rotterdam (2015) European Master in Law and Economics. Thesis Title: “NFL Expansion into Europe: A Competition Law and Economics Approach”. (Magna Cum Laude from Ghent University) University of Wyoming College of Law (2013) Juris Doctor (Dean’s Honor Roll). Metropolitan State University of Denver (2008) Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (Vice-President’s Honor Roll & member of Pi Sigma Alpha National Political Science Honors Society). (2005) Bachelor of Arts in History (Vice-President’s Honor Roll & member of Phi Alpha Theta National History Honors Society).

                            Work Experience

                            Attorney at Gordon Melun Maton LLP, Denver. 2017-2018. Attorney at Gordon & Melun PLLC, Denver. 2017. Attorney in Private Practice, Denver. 2014-2017. Facutly at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, International Summer School on Alternative Dispute Resolution, Berlin. 2015-2017. Attorney at Hudson Legal, Denver. 2014. Authorized Attorney and Counselor at Law by the Supreme Court of the State of Colorado since 2014. Legal Research Assistant at the University of Wyoming College of Law, Laramie. 2013.

                            Publications

                            Presentation- “The Brexit: Complications for the AIFMD and Macroprudential Regulation in AIF Markets in Europe”. Paper presented at the 2017 European Master in Law and Economics Mid Term Conference at Ghent University.

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                                Research Interests

                                Torts, Contracts, Antitrust, ADR, Human Rights, Natural Resources, Regulatory Competition & Commparative Law.

                                Academic Background

                                Ghent University & Erasmus University Rotterdam (2015) European Master in Law and Economics. Thesis Title: “NFL Expansion into Europe: A Competition Law and Economics Approach”. (Magna Cum Laude from Ghent University) University of Wyoming College of Law (2013) Juris Doctor (Dean’s Honor Roll). Metropolitan State University of Denver (2008) Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (Vice-President’s Honor Roll & member of Pi Sigma Alpha National Political Science Honors Society). (2005) Bachelor of Arts in History (Vice-President’s Honor Roll & member of Phi Alpha Theta National History Honors Society).

                                Work Experience

                                Attorney at Gordon Melun Maton LLP, Denver. 2017-2018. Attorney at Gordon & Melun PLLC, Denver. 2017. Attorney in Private Practice, Denver. 2014-2017. Facutly at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, International Summer School on Alternative Dispute Resolution, Berlin. 2015-2017. Attorney at Hudson Legal, Denver. 2014. Authorized Attorney and Counselor at Law by the Supreme Court of the State of Colorado since 2014. Legal Research Assistant at the University of Wyoming College of Law, Laramie. 2013.

                                Publications

                                Presentation- “The Brexit: Complications for the AIFMD and Macroprudential Regulation in AIF Markets in Europe”. Paper presented at the 2017 European Master in Law and Economics Mid Term Conference at Ghent University.

                                    Ayman Fouda

                                    Thesis working title

                                    How can L&E instruct in establishing/ reforming institutions to efficiently adopt and scale up the health microinsurance scheme in developing countries? / Innovative healthcare & regulations offered

                                    Academic Background

                                    Master of Art in Business (MA) in International Health and Social Management from Management Center Innsbruck (Innsbruck, Austria); Thesis Health Microinsurance What role can it play in increasing the financial risk protection and accessibility for healthcare services in Egypt?

                                    Bachelor Degree in Medicine and Surgery (MBBCh) from Faculty of Medicine, Suez Canal University (Ismailia, Egypt)

                                    Work Experience

                                    Programs Manager & Research Analyst (April 2015 – April 2016) at the American University in Cairo School of Business Executive Education

                                    Assistant Program Coordinator (September 2010 – May 2012) at the American University in Cairo School of Business, Management Center

                                    Pediatrician (April 2009 – May 2010) at Ismailia General Hospital, Ismailia Egypt

                                    General Practitioner (April 2009 – March 2011) at Ministry of Health, Egypt

                                    Link to personal website

                                    LinkedIn goo.gl/7npFEG

                                     

                                        Edoardo Martino

                                        Thesis working title

                                        Law and Economic Analysis of Banks Governance in the Shadow of Bail-in Regulation A Virtuous Circle?

                                        Academic Background

                                        2015-2016 European Master in Law and Economics (Hamburg, Ghent, Warsaw), with distinction (top 10%), Thesis “Subordinated Debt Under Bail-in Threat – What is Going to Change in the Debt Market for Bank Industry?”

                                        2010-2014 Master degree at Law School at University of Florence. Final Grade 110/110 cum laude. Specialization in the field of business and corporate law, Thesis “THE INFRAGROUP FINANCIAL SUPPORT IN BANKING CRISIS. Analysis of new European framework and its possible consequences for company law” (in Italian)

                                        Work Experience

                                        Student Assistant at University of Florence, Basketball Referee, Intern at Plus Bank

                                         

                                            Elena Ghibellini

                                            Thesis working title

                                            Crisis aid and its effects on EU competition in banking A L&E assessment

                                            Academic Background

                                            2014-2016 Master’s degree in Economics (cum laude) – University of Bologna

                                            2011-2014 Bachelor’s degree in Business and Economics (cum laude) – University of Bologna

                                            2014 Study exchange program at the branch of the University of Bologna in Buenos Aires (Argentina)

                                            Work Experience

                                            2014-2016 Student Tutor – School of Economics, Management and Statistics (University of Bologna)

                                             

                                                Eman Muhammad Rashwan

                                                Thesis working title

                                                The Impact of Political Transformations on Constitutional Reforms After Arab Spring; Case Study of Egypt & Tunisia

                                                Short bio

                                                Eman Muhammad Rashwan is a first-year PhD student in EDLE, her home university is Hamburg, and her research topic relates basically to constitution making. She is also an Assistant Lecturer of Public Law at Cairo University, Faculty of Law, Cairo, Egypt, where she earned her first degree and first masters in law as well. She was selected for Middle East Rule of Law Award of Open Society Foundations to seek Master degree in USA. Accordingly, in 2014, she obtained her LL.M. in Law and Government with Concentration on Constitutional & Civil Rights from American University, Washington College of Law, USA. Washington DC. Besides her official job, Eman undertakes number of volunteering positions, among them her work as General Coordinator of Moot Courts and Legal Competitions Unit, Moreover, assisting and advising the faculty of law for issues of International Cooperation and Administrative Reform. She organized and participated in number of conferences in & outside Egypt. She is also a member of the first class of Presidential Leadership Program for youth

                                                Academic Background

                                                LL.M. In Law & Government, with concentration on civil & constitutional rights American University, Washington College of Law (2014)

                                                Master in Public Law and Administrative Sciences Cairo University, Faculty of Law (2013)

                                                Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) Cairo University, Faculty of Law, English Section (2011) (Very Good with Honors)

                                                Work Experience

                                                Lecturer of Public Law, Cairo University, Faculty of Law, Cairo, Egypt, 2014 – present

                                                Research Assistant of Law, Cairo University, Faculty of Law, Cairo, Egypt, 2012 – 2014

                                                Link to personal website

                                                https//www.researchgate.net/profile/Eman_M_Rashwan

                                                https://eg.linkedin.com/in/eman-muhammad-rashwan-1195716a/de

                                                 

                                                    Jian Jiang

                                                    Thesis working title

                                                    How financial regulation may be affected by crises

                                                    Academic Background

                                                    Master of Laws (LL.M.) – Bonn University; Master of Business Administration (Finance) – Nuremberg University of Applied Sciences

                                                    Work Experience

                                                    Scientific Staff, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany); Team member of PTD MV2, Siemens Energy Sector (Germany); Regional Manager, China Mobile (P.R. China)

                                                     

                                                        Kan-Hsueh Chiang

                                                        Thesis working title

                                                        Does Information Cost Lead to Medical Moral Hazard? –Evidence from Taiwan National Health Insurance

                                                        Academic Background

                                                        LL.M., University of Chicago, Law School; Master of Laws in Fundamental Jurisprudence, National Taiwan University, College of Law, Thesis Title “A Treatise on the Methodology of Law and Economics Clarification through the Debate between Coase and Posner” (with highest grade)

                                                        Master of Arts, National Chengchi University, Department of Sociology

                                                        Bachelor of Arts, National Chengchi University, Department of Economics (Honor Outstanding Graduating Student Award)

                                                        Work Experience

                                                        2015-2016, Visiting Associate, University of Chicago, Law School

                                                        2011-2014, Teaching Assistant in Law and Economics, National Taiwan University

                                                        2008-2009, Second Lieutenant Platoon Leader, Republic of China, Army Infantry

                                                         

                                                            Kuan-Jung Peng

                                                            Thesis working title

                                                            Legal Issues with Financial Technologies

                                                            Academic Background

                                                            09/2011-02/2015 Master of Law in Science and Technology, Institute of Law for Science and Technology, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan

                                                            09/2007-06/2011Bachelor of Arts in Economics, Department of Economics, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan

                                                            Work Experience

                                                            03/2015-07/2016 Legal Specialist, Hon Hai / Foxconn Technology Group, Taipei City, Taiwan

                                                            09/2011-02/2015 Research Assistant, Institute of Law for Science and Technology, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan

                                                            06-08/2009 Intern, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Hsinchu City, Taiwan

                                                             

                                                                Shu Li

                                                                Thesis working title

                                                                Rethinking Intellectual Property Law in the Age of Disruptive Technology 3D Printing and Its Implications

                                                                Academic Background

                                                                Master of Intellectual Property Law, CUPL (Beijing, China, 2015)

                                                                Exchange Study, Tilburg University (Tilburg, the Netherlands, 2014)

                                                                Bachelor of Laws, CUPL (Beijing, China, 2012)

                                                                Work Experience

                                                                Internship, The Supreme Court of China (Beijing, China, 2011)

                                                                 

                                                                    Yong-Fu Chang

                                                                    Thesis working title

                                                                    Economic Analysis of Constitutional Environmental Protection and Its Implementation

                                                                    Academic Background

                                                                    LL.M. European Master in Law and Economics (Universität Hamburg, Germany & Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands), Thesis Title “Law and Economics of Constitutional Environmental Protection An Empirical Study”

                                                                    M.Sc. in International Business (National Chengchi University, Taiwan), Thesis Title “Legal Analysis on the European Union’s Emissions Trading Scheme for Aviation from the Perspective of International Civil Aviation Law and WTO Law”

                                                                    Exchange Programme Master in Economic Law (Sciences Po, Institut d’études politiques de Paris, France)

                                                                    B.A. in Political Science & LL.B. (National Chengchi University, Taiwan)

                                                                    Summer Seminar Introduction to US Constitutional Law and Legal Writing (Yale University, USA)

                                                                    Work Experience

                                                                    Chief of Staff / Research and Teaching Assistant / Editor, Research Center for International Organization and Trade Law, National Chengchi University, Taipei

                                                                    Judicial Clerk, Taiwan Banciao District Court, New Taipei City