Prof. Alice Guerra

Alice Guerra is Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics of the University of Bologna and Managing Director of the European Association of Law and Economics. From 2016 to 2019 she worked as assistant professor and Marie Curie fellow at Copenhagen Business School, and she was a visiting student at the European University Institute. She obtained a Ph.D. in Law and Economics in 2015 from the European Doctorate in Law and Economics jointly offered by the Universities of Bologna, Hamburg and Rotterdam. Her research spans several topics in the economic analysis of torts, with particular attention to the role of institutions and the law in monitoring and deterring illegal behaviors and dishonesty (e.g., tax evasion, vote buying, dishonest leadership, corruption).

    Prof. Alessandro Tavoni

    Alessandro Tavoni holds a PhD in Economics from Universita’ Ca’ Foscari di Venezia (2011). Prior to joining the Economics department at the University of Bologna, he was Associate Professor at the London School of Economics. He has published in generalist journals such as Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences and in top field journals such as Journal of Environmental Economics and Management and Nature Climate Change. Alessandro’s research spans several topics in environmental economics, primarily related to overcoming behavioural and political economy barriers to cooperation in the (climate) commons. This is tackled through a combination of non-cooperative and evolutionary game theory models, as well as surveys, laboratory and field experiments, to shed light on potential solutions to environmental dilemmas.

      Prof. Carmine Guerriero

      Carmine Guerriero is “Rita Levi-Montalcini” Associate Professor of Economics at the Department of Economics of the University of Bologna. His chair has been established thanks to a three million Euros 2016 “Rita Levi-Montalcini” grant from the “Italian ministry of University and Research.” His main contributions are towards the understanding of the determinants and impact of legal, regulatory, and political institutions. He obtained his PhD in Economics from the University of Cambridge in 2010. From 2009 to 2015, he has been Assistant Professor and Program Director at the ACLE (University of Amsterdam) and from 2012 to 2020 he has served as associate editor of the International Review of Law and Economics. From 2014, he is Co-Primary Investigator of the Nomography Project and in 2020 he has founded the Cambridge University Press Elements in Law, Economics and Politics for which he now serves as Editor-in-Chief. Guerriero has received the “EARIE Paul Geroski” award prize in 2007 and the “Hans-Jurgen-Ewers” Prize in 2011, and he has published in top economics, law, and political science journals such as the Journal of Law and Economics, the Journal of Comparative Economics, the Journal of Institutional EconomicsEconomica, the Oxford Journal of Legal Studies and the Southern California Law Review.

        VAN HEUSDEN Adrianus

        Thesis working title

        The Efficiency Fallacy of Using General Terms and Conditions: A Law and Economics analysis of the battle of forms

         

        Link to personal website

        https://www.linkedin.com/in/aad-van-heusden-b95a69165/

         

            SY Youssoufa

            Thesis working title

            Political Legislation Cycles in a Comparative Approach

             

            Link to personal website

            https://www.linkedin.com/in/youssoufa-sy-a82298165/

             

                PAOLINI Gabriele

                Thesis working title

                Plea bargaining procedures in Civil Law countries

                 

                Link to personal website

                 

                 

                    DINI Giorgio

                    Thesis working title

                    The introduction of EU Product Environmental   Footprint labels: experimental economics and law and economics perspectives

                     

                    Link to personal website

                    https://www.linkedin.com/in/giorgio-dini-307a39131/

                     

                        CHRISTOFARO LOPES Pedro Henrique

                        Thesis working title

                        Federalism: a Path to Development?

                         

                        Link to personal website

                         

                         

                            BARGFREDE Allen

                            Thesis working title

                            The Impact of Second Generation Internet Copyright Laws on Musicians and Songwriters. Do they really economically benefit the creator?

                             

                            Link to personal website

                            https://www.linkedin.com/in/allenbargfrede/

                             

                                ZDYBEL Karol

                                Thesis working title

                                An Economic Analysis of Parallel Justice

                                 

                                Link to personal website

                                https://www.linkedin.com/in/karol-zdybel/?originalSubdomain=pl

                                 

                                    ZARRA Antonella

                                    Thesis working title

                                    The Law and Economics of Artificial Intelligence

                                     

                                    Link to personal website

                                    https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Antonella_Zarra

                                        VENTI Alessandro

                                        Thesis working title

                                        Payment for Forest Ecosystem Services, Environmental Quality and Climate Change

                                         

                                        Link to personal website

                                        https://www.linkedin.com/in/alessandro-venti/

                                        https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Alessandro_Venti2

                                            SHARMA Shashank

                                            Thesis working title

                                            Essays on Antitrust Analysis of Multi-Sided Platforms

                                             

                                            Link to personal website

                                            https://www.linkedin.com/in/shashank-sharma-95b44b140/

                                                KOVACS Anna

                                                Thesis working title

                                                The behavioral determinants of collective action on climate change

                                                 

                                                Link to personal website

                                                https://www.linkedin.com/in/anna-kov%C3%A1cs-3a64a613a/

                                                    NISSIOTI Evangelia

                                                    Thesis working title

                                                    Can mediation in civil law systems lead to social and private efficiency gains compared to litigation and negotiation?

                                                     

                                                    Link to personal website

                                                    https://www.linkedin.com/in/evangelia-nissioti-73a89510a/

                                                        LEUCCI Francesca

                                                        Thesis working title

                                                        Law and Economics of Environmental Damage Assessment

                                                         

                                                        Link to personal website

                                                        https://www.linkedin.com/in/francesca-leucci-56b10a60/

                                                            KATDARE Mrinmayi

                                                            Thesis working title

                                                            Precautionary Principle: How does political discretion influence its implementation?

                                                             

                                                            Link to personal website

                                                             

                                                                HOLDERIED Martin

                                                                Thesis working title

                                                                Interest Theories on the Regulation of Sharing Economy Markets

                                                                 

                                                                Link to personal website

                                                                https://www.linkedin.com/in/martin-holderied-3376a2136/

                                                                    CHACHA Lucas

                                                                    Thesis working title

                                                                    Analysing Brazilian Anti-Corruption Enforcements

                                                                     

                                                                    Link to personal website

                                                                    https://www.linkedin.com/in/lucas-chacha-bb858221/

                                                                     

                                                                     

                                                                        CAPORALE MADI Maria Fernanda

                                                                        Thesis title

                                                                        Regulating Vertical Agreements: A comparative Law & Economics analysis of Brazil and Europe

                                                                         

                                                                        Defence date

                                                                        29 June 2020

                                                                         

                                                                        Repub link

                                                                        https://repub.eur.nl/pub/125517

                                                                         

                                                                        Link to personal website

                                                                         

                                                                            WEISS Akiva

                                                                            Thesis title

                                                                            Allocation & Integration: Institutional solutions to the European Union’s refugee crisis

                                                                             

                                                                            Defence date

                                                                            12 September 2019

                                                                             

                                                                            Repub link

                                                                            https://repub.eur.nl/pub/119141

                                                                             

                                                                            Link to personal website

                                                                             

                                                                                LAN Chih-Ching

                                                                                Thesis title

                                                                                A Law and Economics Analysis of Policy Instruments to Prevent Deforestation and Forest Degradation in the Tropics

                                                                                 

                                                                                Defence date

                                                                                24 May 2019

                                                                                 

                                                                                Repub link

                                                                                https://repub.eur.nl/pub/116496/

                                                                                 

                                                                                Link to personal website

                                                                                https://www.linkedin.com/in/chih-ching-lan-phd-00316a35/

                                                                                    KHAN Bryan

                                                                                    Thesis title

                                                                                    An Economic Analysis of the Intellectual Property Rights of Broadcasting Organisations

                                                                                     

                                                                                    Defence date

                                                                                    28 February 2019

                                                                                     

                                                                                    Repub link

                                                                                    https://repub.eur.nl/pub/115142

                                                                                     

                                                                                    Link to personal website

                                                                                    https://www.linkedin.com/in/bryankhan/

                                                                                        HIRANG Gemelee

                                                                                        Thesis title

                                                                                        The Persistence of Non-Tariff Measures in ASEAN

                                                                                         

                                                                                        Defence date

                                                                                        28 February 2019

                                                                                         

                                                                                        Repub link

                                                                                        https://repub.eur.nl/pub/115141

                                                                                         

                                                                                        Link to personal website

                                                                                        https://www.linkedin.com/in/gghirang/

                                                                                            EL FAR Mostafa

                                                                                            Thesis title

                                                                                            International Investment Law and Domestic Legislations in the MENA region: Egypt, Jordan and Morocco

                                                                                             

                                                                                            Defence date

                                                                                            31 January 2019

                                                                                             

                                                                                            Repub link

                                                                                            https://repub.eur.nl/pub/114877

                                                                                             

                                                                                            Link to personal website

                                                                                            https://www.linkedin.com/in/mostafa-elfar-48879a51/

                                                                                                JAMEEL Ifrah

                                                                                                Thesis title

                                                                                                The Impact of Capital Regulation on Bank Involvement in Securitized Banking

                                                                                                 

                                                                                                Defence date

                                                                                                31 January 2019

                                                                                                 

                                                                                                Repub link

                                                                                                https://repub.eur.nl/pub/114737

                                                                                                 

                                                                                                Link to personal website

                                                                                                https://www.linkedin.com/in/ifrah-jameel/

                                                                                                    BILLION Stephen

                                                                                                    Thesis title

                                                                                                    Regulating Retirement Savings: An Evolutionary Psychology Approach

                                                                                                     

                                                                                                    Defence date

                                                                                                    31 January 2019

                                                                                                     

                                                                                                    Repub link

                                                                                                    https://repub.eur.nl/pub/114736

                                                                                                     

                                                                                                    Link to personal website

                                                                                                    https://www.linkedin.com/in/stephen-billion-b2594231/

                                                                                                        ALBURO Ritchelle

                                                                                                        Thesis title

                                                                                                        Ownership Choice, Contracts and Regulation: Forestalling ownership irrelevance – A Law and Economics perspective

                                                                                                         

                                                                                                        Defence date

                                                                                                        22 November 2018

                                                                                                         

                                                                                                        Repub link

                                                                                                        https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Ritchelle_Alburo2

                                                                                                        Link to personal website

                                                                                                        https://www.linkedin.com/in/ritchelle-j-alburo-1680175/

                                                                                                            YALNAZOV Orlin

                                                                                                            Thesis title

                                                                                                            Essays on Precedent and Statute

                                                                                                             

                                                                                                            Defence date

                                                                                                            25 June 2018

                                                                                                             

                                                                                                            Repub link

                                                                                                            https://repub.eur.nl/pub/108964

                                                                                                             

                                                                                                            Link to personal website

                                                                                                            https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Orlin_Yalnazov

                                                                                                                MARZETTI Maximiliano

                                                                                                                Thesis title

                                                                                                                The Law and Economics of the ‘Domaine Public Payant’ – A case study of the Argentinian system

                                                                                                                 

                                                                                                                Defence date

                                                                                                                22 November 2018

                                                                                                                 

                                                                                                                Repub link

                                                                                                                https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Maximiliano_Marzetti

                                                                                                                 

                                                                                                                Link to personal website

                                                                                                                https://www.linkedin.com/in/maxmarzetti/

                                                                                                                http://icon.ieseg.fr/dr-maximiliano-marzetti/

                                                                                                                 

                                                                                                                    JIA Xufeng

                                                                                                                    Thesis title

                                                                                                                    Do Home Country Institutions Matter in Cross-border Mergers and Acquisitions? The case of China

                                                                                                                     

                                                                                                                    Defence date

                                                                                                                    25 June 2018

                                                                                                                     

                                                                                                                    Repub link

                                                                                                                    https://repub.eur.nl/pub/108962

                                                                                                                     

                                                                                                                    Link to personal website

                                                                                                                    https://www.linkedin.com/in/jiaxufeng/

                                                                                                                        NIEUWESTEEG Bernold

                                                                                                                        Thesis title

                                                                                                                        The Law and Economics of Cyber Security

                                                                                                                         

                                                                                                                        Defence date

                                                                                                                        25 June 2018

                                                                                                                         

                                                                                                                        Repub link

                                                                                                                        https://repub.eur.nl/pub/108963

                                                                                                                         

                                                                                                                        Link to personal website

                                                                                                                        https://www.linkedin.com/in/bernold-nieuwesteeg-64801522/

                                                                                                                            RODA Filippo

                                                                                                                            Thesis title

                                                                                                                            The Economic Analysis of the One-way fee-shifting Rule in Litigation

                                                                                                                             

                                                                                                                            Defence date

                                                                                                                            25 January 2019

                                                                                                                             

                                                                                                                            Repub link

                                                                                                                            https://repub.eur.nl/pub/114700

                                                                                                                             

                                                                                                                            Link to personal website

                                                                                                                            https://www.linkedin.com/in/filippo-roda-34946369/

                                                                                                                                FAUVRELLE Thiago

                                                                                                                                Thesis title

                                                                                                                                An Economic Analysis of Judicial Performance

                                                                                                                                 

                                                                                                                                Defence date

                                                                                                                                10 January 2019

                                                                                                                                 

                                                                                                                                Repub link

                                                                                                                                https://repub.eur.nl/pub/113958

                                                                                                                                 

                                                                                                                                Link to personal website

                                                                                                                                https://www.linkedin.com/in/tafauvrelle/

                                                                                                                                    Yvon Rocaboy

                                                                                                                                    Yvon Rocaboy is Professor of Economics at the University of Rennes 1, France, since 1998 and former Director of the Center for Research in Economics and Management (CREM-CNRS). Yvon was a member of the European Public Choice Society (2009-2012) and co-founder of PEARL network. He has published widely in French and international journals and books. The main focus of his work is Local Public Economics (tax competition, location choice, optimal jurisdiction size), and Public Choice (Yardstick political competition, Political fragmentation), paying particular attention to the French local governments. More recently his research has focused on Sports economics issues.

                                                                                                                                        Véronique Thelen

                                                                                                                                        Véronique Thelen earned her Ph. D in Economics from the Toulouse School of Economics under the supervision of Prof. Jean-Paul Azam in 2010. She is associate professor at the University of Rennes 1. Her research interests are in the domain of applied econometrics, microeconometrics, economics of conflicts (in particular, terrorism, civil war and violence against minorities), institutions and environmental economics.

                                                                                                                                            Fabio Padovano

                                                                                                                                            Fabio Padovano is Professor of Economics and Director of the Condorcet Center for Political Economy at the University of Rennes 1. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from George mason University, where he was research assistant to prof. James Buchanan, Nobel laureate, and in Quantitative Methods from the Sapienza university of Rome. He has been president of the European Public Choice Society. His research interests are in public choice, political economics, law and economics (especially legislative production and judicial institutions), public finance and economics of arts and culture.

                                                                                                                                                Jean-Michel Josselin

                                                                                                                                                Jean-Michel Josselin is professor in economics at the University of Rennes 1. His research interests include the evaluation of public policies, public finance and public health. He has been an expert with the French National Health Authority (2012-2018). He is currently involved in research programs with the French Ministry of health and is an adviser to the Prime Minister’s secretary for public investment.

                                                                                                                                                    Thierry Pénard

                                                                                                                                                    Thierry Pénard is professor of Economics and director of the phD program. His research covers industrial organization, in particular digital economics, competition policy and market regulation. He holds a PhD in economics from the University of Paris.

                                                                                                                                                    Website: Link

                                                                                                                                                    Repec: Link

                                                                                                                                                        Benoit Le Maux

                                                                                                                                                        Benoît Le Maux is associate professor of economics at the University of Rennes 1 (France). His research and teaching relate to public policy evaluation and democracy, with a special emphasis on public expenditures (microeconomic analysis of collective decision-making, econometrics, quasi-experimental techniques). He is researcher at the French National Center for Scientific Research (CREM-CNRS and Condorcet Center for Political Economy) and currently in charge of coordinating a master program in public finance and management at the Faculty of Economics of the University of Rennes 1.

                                                                                                                                                            Fabio Padovano

                                                                                                                                                            Fabio Padovano is Professor of Economics and Director of the Condorcet Center for Political Economy at the University of Rennes 1. He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from George mason University, where he was research assistant to prof. James Buchanan, Nobel laureate, and in Quantitative Methods from the Sapienza university of Rome. He has been president of the European Public Choice Society. His research interests are in public choice, political economics, law and economics (especially legislative production and judicial institutions), public finance and economics of arts and culture.

                                                                                                                                                                Prof. Dr Stefan Voigt

                                                                                                                                                                Stefan Voigt is professor at the University of Hamburg and the director of its Institute of Law & Economics. He is a fellow with CESifo (Munich). Previous positions include chairs at the Universities of Marburg, Kassel and Ruhr-University Bochum. Voigt has been a fellow at the Institutes for Advanced Study in Berlin, in Greifswald, and at the University of Notre Dame. His research focuses on the economic effects of constitutions. More specifically, current research focuses on the economic effects of judicial institutions. Voigt is one of the editors of Constitutional Political Economy and a member of various boards including those of Public Choice and the International Review of Law & Economics. Voigt has consulting experience with both the public and the private sector. He has worked with the World Bank, the European Commission and the OECD but also with the European Round Table of Industrialists (ERT).

                                                                                                                                                                    KESKE Sonja

                                                                                                                                                                    Thesis title

                                                                                                                                                                    Group Litigation in European Competition Law; A Law & Economics perspective

                                                                                                                                                                     

                                                                                                                                                                    Defence date

                                                                                                                                                                    15 December 2009

                                                                                                                                                                     

                                                                                                                                                                    Repub link

                                                                                                                                                                    http://repub.eur.nl/pub/17790

                                                                                                                                                                     

                                                                                                                                                                    Link to personal website

                                                                                                                                                                    https://www.linkedin.com/in/sonja-keske-80268315

                                                                                                                                                                        LUTH Hanneke

                                                                                                                                                                        Thesis title

                                                                                                                                                                        Behavioural Economics in Consumer Policy – The economic analysis of standard terms in consumer contracts revisited

                                                                                                                                                                         

                                                                                                                                                                        Defence date

                                                                                                                                                                        27 May 2010

                                                                                                                                                                         

                                                                                                                                                                        Repub link

                                                                                                                                                                        http://repub.eur.nl/pub/19572/

                                                                                                                                                                         

                                                                                                                                                                        Link to personal website

                                                                                                                                                                        https://www.linkedin.com/in/hannekeluth/

                                                                                                                                                                         

                                                                                                                                                                            DESOGUS Claudia

                                                                                                                                                                            Thesis title

                                                                                                                                                                            Competition and Innovation in the EU Regulation of Pharmaceuticals: The Case of Parallel Trade

                                                                                                                                                                             

                                                                                                                                                                            Defence date

                                                                                                                                                                            7 May 2010

                                                                                                                                                                             

                                                                                                                                                                            Repub link

                                                                                                                                                                            http://repub.eur.nl/pub/19408/

                                                                                                                                                                             

                                                                                                                                                                            Link to personal website

                                                                                                                                                                            https://www.linkedin.com/in/claudia-desogus-48613315/

                                                                                                                                                                                CLO Stefano

                                                                                                                                                                                Thesis title 

                                                                                                                                                                                Economic Analysis of the European Climate Policy: the European Emissions Trading Scheme

                                                                                                                                                                                 

                                                                                                                                                                                Defence date

                                                                                                                                                                                17 September 2010

                                                                                                                                                                                 

                                                                                                                                                                                Repub link

                                                                                                                                                                                http://repub.eur.nl/pub/20717/

                                                                                                                                                                                 

                                                                                                                                                                                Link to personal website

                                                                                                                                                                                https://www.linkedin.com/in/stefano-cl%C3%B2-8276a82/

                                                                                                                                                                                    CASTRO BERNIERI Rosa

                                                                                                                                                                                    Thesis title

                                                                                                                                                                                    Ex-Post Liability Rules in Modern Patent Law

                                                                                                                                                                                     

                                                                                                                                                                                    Defence date

                                                                                                                                                                                    17 September 2010

                                                                                                                                                                                     

                                                                                                                                                                                    Repub link

                                                                                                                                                                                    http://repub.eur.nl/pub/20715/

                                                                                                                                                                                     

                                                                                                                                                                                    Link to personal website

                                                                                                                                                                                    https://ssrn.com/author=438220

                                                                                                                                                                                    https://sites.google.com/site/rosacastrobernier/

                                                                                                                                                                                    https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Rosa_Castro3

                                                                                                                                                                                        SVATIKOVA Katarina

                                                                                                                                                                                        Thesis title

                                                                                                                                                                                        Economic Criteria for Criminalization: Why do we use criminal law?

                                                                                                                                                                                         

                                                                                                                                                                                        Defence date

                                                                                                                                                                                        15 April 2011

                                                                                                                                                                                         

                                                                                                                                                                                        Repub link

                                                                                                                                                                                        http://repub.eur.nl/pub/23022

                                                                                                                                                                                         

                                                                                                                                                                                        Link to personal website

                                                                                                                                                                                        http://trinomics.eu/dt_team/katarina-svatikova/

                                                                                                                                                                                            FAGAN Frank

                                                                                                                                                                                            Thesis title

                                                                                                                                                                                            Temporary vs. Permanent Legislation: Economic Theory and Evidence

                                                                                                                                                                                             

                                                                                                                                                                                            Defence date

                                                                                                                                                                                            9 June 2011

                                                                                                                                                                                             

                                                                                                                                                                                            Repub link

                                                                                                                                                                                            http://repub.eur.nl/pub/23574/

                                                                                                                                                                                             

                                                                                                                                                                                            Link to personal website

                                                                                                                                                                                            http://ssrn.com/author=468606

                                                                                                                                                                                                ESCRESA GUILLERMO Laarni

                                                                                                                                                                                                Thesis title

                                                                                                                                                                                                Reexamining the Role of Incarceration and Stigma in Criminal Law

                                                                                                                                                                                                 

                                                                                                                                                                                                Defence date

                                                                                                                                                                                                29 November 2011

                                                                                                                                                                                                 

                                                                                                                                                                                                Repub link

                                                                                                                                                                                                http://repub.eur.nl/pub/30594/

                                                                                                                                                                                                 

                                                                                                                                                                                                Link to personal website

                                                                                                                                                                                                https://www.linkedin.com/in/laarni-escresa-9764a1148/