These workshops are a component of the Law and Economics Program at the Faculty, which promotes special study and research opportunities in a broad range of subject areas having a significant law-economics interface. The workshops, which students take for academic credit, attract distinguished legal and economics scholars for sessions approximately 10 times throughout the year.

The workshops are held on Tuesdays, from 4:10 - 6:00 pm, in the Solarium at 84 Queen's Park Cres. 

2013-14 Schedule

DATE & TIME

LOCATION

SPEAKER & TOPIC

October 1
Tuesday
4:10 - 6:00
Solarium
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park
Eric Talley - Berkeley Law School
Financial Regulation and the World's Most Important Number: LIBOR Reporting Behavior During the Credit Crisis
October 15
Tuesday
4:10 - 6:00
Solarium
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park
Jill Fisch - University of Pennsylvania Law School
The Influence of Arbitrator Background and Representation on Arbitration Outcomes
October 29
Tuesday
4:10 - 6:00
Solarium
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park
Omri Ben-Shahar - University of Chicago Law School
The Uneasy Case for Equal Access
November 12
Tuesday
4:10 - 6:00
Solarium
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park

David Trubek - University of Wisconsin Law School
Beyond Self-Estrangement: Law and Development 40 Years On

This workshop is co-sponsored with the Globalization, Law & Justice Workshop series.

December 3
Tuesday
4:10 - 6:00 
Solarium
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park
Heski Bar-Isaac - University of Toronto Rotman School of Management
Reputation with Heterogeneous Audiences: An Application to Optimal Client Lists
January 14
Tuesday
4:10 - 6:00
Solarium
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park
Kathy Spier - Harvard Law School
Shotguns and Deadlocks
February 4
Tuesday
4:10 - 6:00
Solarium
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park
Jonathan Klick - University of Pennsylvania Law School
The Effect of Privately Provided Police Services on Crime
March 11
Tuesday
4:10 - 6:00
Solarium
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park

Bert Huang - Columbia Law School
Concurrent Damages

March 25
Tuesday
4:10 - 6:00
Solarium
Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park
Joshua Gans - University of Toronto Rotman School of Management
Remix Rights and Negotiations Over the Use of Copy-protected Works

See past workshops