The Italian Society of Law and Economics (SIDE) welcomes submissions for its 19th annual conference on December 13-15, 2023, on-site in the premises of the Department of Economics, University of Brescia (Via San Faustino 74/B).
Submission deadline: September 30, 2023
Applicants can submit either full papers or long abstracts (around 1,000 words). Please login to the members’ area
The SIDE Conference aims to provide a forum for the development, discussion, and dissemination of studies on any topic regarding the Law and Economics (JEL Code: K). Main topic areas are: Administrative Law and Regulated Industries; Antitrust and Competition Law; Bankruptcy Law, Business Law, Theory of the Firm, Corporate Governance; Behavioural L&E; Comparative L&E, with specific reference to both qualitative and quantitative approaches; Constitutional L&E, Public Choice, Public Finance, and Tax Law; Contracts; Criminal L&E; Economics of Social Norms; Employment Law, Labour Law; Environmental Law; Experimental L&E; Health Law (including Public Health) and Insurance Law; Inequality, Social Justice and Human Rights Law; Intellectual Property, Cyber law and Privacy; International L&E; Judicial Behaviour and Legal Profession; Law and Finance; Litigation Process and Law Enforcement; Philosophical and Methodological Foundations of L&E (including History of Thought); Property Law; Torts; Transaction Cost Economics, and Economics of Institutions; Varieties of Capitalism.
The set-up of the conference is highly interdisciplinary and open to all rigorous scientific methodologies. Moreover, the SIDE conference wants to encourage the contribution of young scholars and to consolidate relationships among European centers of Law and Economics.
Keynote speakers are:
Two selected papers may appear in a special issue of the European Journal of Law and Economics (https://www.springer.com/journal/10657).
In the submission form, you will be asked to indicate whether you are eligible for the Brenno Galli Award. To qualify for the award, the presenter must have obtained her/his PhD not earlier than December 2020. The winner will receive Swiss francs 1,000.
Conference fees, including SIDE membership and social dinner are:
Summary of important dates:
Scientific committee: Massimiliano Granieri, Nadia Maccabiani, Roberto Savona, Elena Verdolini, Massimiliano Vatiero, Giovanni Ramello.
SIDE Board: Giuseppe Bellantuono (Università di Trento), Filippo Belloc (Università di Siena), Giuseppe di Vita (Università di Catania), Marco Faillo (Università di Trento), Massimiliano Granieri (Università di Brescia), Roberta Lombardi (Università del Piemonte Orientale), Maria Rosaria Maugeri (Università di Catania), Giovanni Ramello (Università di Torino), Alessandra Stabilini (Università di Milano “Statale”) and Giovanni Tuzet (Università “L. Bocconi”).
President: Giovanni Ramello (Università di Torino).
Secretary: Massimiliano Vatiero (Università di Trento and USI).
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 Doctoral student and post-docs without a tenure or tenure-track position.