The 31th Annual Conference of the European Association of Law and Economics (EALE) will be held on September 18-20, 2014 in Aix-en-Provence, France at the Aix-Marseille University in the Main Building of the Law School. Those interested in presenting a paper are invited to submit a proposal (at least in its draft form), together with a short abstract to our website. Papers may be on any topic in or related to Law and Economics including:
Property rights, property law and growth – Antitrust and Regulation – Bankruptcy, Commercial Corporate Law and Corporate Governance – Behavioural Law and Economics – Austrian Law and Economics – Comparative Law and Economics – Contract Theory and Contract Law – Crime, Deterrence and Criminal Law – Environmental Law and Economics – Experimental Law and Economics – Family Law, Gender, and Discrimination – Health Law – Intellectual Property and Innovation Policy – International Law, International Trade, and Immigration – Labour and Employment Law – Law and Development – Litigation, Dispute Resolution and the Legal Process – Market and Non-market Regulation – Mergers and Acquisitions – Political economy and public choice – Public and Administrative Law – Finance, Securities and Capital Market Regulation – Taxation and Social Welfare – Theory of the Firm (Includes Non-Profits and Government Orgs) – Tort Law and Compensation Systems – Methodology of Law and Economics.
Emphasis on analysis of the Evolution of Law in relation to globalization and new technology is particularly welcome. This will be the theme of the keynote lectures (to be announced later). Important dates: Paper submission deadline: March 29, 2014; Communication of Acceptance: May 30, 2014; Final papers due by: July 23, 2014; Registration by: August 3, 2014.