Summer School in Law and Economics: Contracts and Disputes Resolution (Yale-Assas-Essec)


ESSEC Summer School

Summer School in Law and Economics: Contracts and Disputes Resolution (Yale-Assas-Essec)

alarm Lancement :

12/02/2024 à 09h00

schedule Clôture :

29/04/2024 à 23h59


Fuseau horaire : Europe/Paris


The program is composed of 65 hours of courses of Law and Economics, all held in English.

  • Classes Monday to Thursday (typically from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm).
  • Social and cultural events organized every Friday (visit of museums or institutions)
  • Courses:

Legal and Economic Analysis of Contracts and ExchangePr. Sarath Sanga, Yale UniversityEconomic Analysis of Legal Conflicts ResolutionPr. Claudine Desrieux, Paris-Panthéon-Assas universitéBehavioral Analysis of Contract and Dispute ResolutionPr. Geneviève Helleringer, ESSEC Business School / Oxford University

  • Seminars:

Topics will include: The Economics and law of contract enforcement; Economics and law of the burden and standards of Proof; Harmonization of Legal Systems; Dispute Resolution Mechanism in International Business Contracts.Lecturers will include Emmanuelle Chevreau (Paris-Panthéon-Assas Université); Jens Frankenreiter (Washington University); Richard Brooks (New York university); Michael A. Livermore (University of Virginia).

In addition, some specific events will take place:

  • Team-building seminar organized by ESSEC at the beginning of the program.
  • Case-studies and visits to the Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the OECD and academic conferences.
  • A study trip

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