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Call for Papers - Journals and Books
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Call for Papers and Participants - Conferences

Munich Summer Institute (MSI 2016)
Type: Call For Papers
Date: June 20-22, 2016
Location: Munich, Germany
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: February 29, 2016
Posted: 2/11/16 top

Yale/Stanford/Harvard Junior Faculty Forum
Type: Request for Submissions
Date: June 28-29, 2016
Location: Yale Law School
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: February 29, 2016
Posted: 2/11/16 top

George Mason Law & Economics Center LEC Thirty-Second Economics Institute for Law Professors - $1,000 Honorarium
Type: Call for Participants
Date: July 10-22, 2016
Location: The Omni Homestead Resort, Hot Springs, VA
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: Applications evaludated as they are received
Posted: 2/11/16 top

George Mason Law & Economics Center LEC Workshop for Law Professors on Empirical Methods
Type: Workshop Announcement
Date: May 16-20, 2016
Location: George Mason University School of Law, Arlington, VA
Application Deadline: Applications evaluated as received
Posted: 2/3/15 top

The Future of the Public Company - The Estey Workshop on Business Law
Type: Call for Participants
Date: October 14, 2016
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: Not Provided
Posted: 1/28/16 top

Northwestern Pritzker School of Law - Searle Center on Law, Regulation, and Economic Growth Second Annual Research Roundtable on Animal Law and Regulation: Comparative Perspectives on Administrative and Regulatory Law
Type: Call For Papers
Date: July 14-15, 2016
Location: Chicago, IL
Registration Deadline: April 1, 2016 (deadline for invitation consideration)
Submission Deadline: March 1, 2016 (abstracts)
Posted: 1/21/16 top

Brooklyn Law School's Trager Symposium - Post-Carbon World: Advances in Legal and Social Theory
Type: Announcement
Date: February 19, 2016
Location: Brooklyn Law School, Subotnick Center, 250 Joralemon Street, Brooklyn
Registration Deadline: February 17, 2016
Submission Deadline: Not Provided
Posted: 1/21/16 top

Investment Migration: Making Sense of the Trend
Type: Call For Papers
Date: June 6, 2016
Location: Geneva, Switzerland
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: March 13, 2016
Posted: 1/13/16 top

Legal Scholarship Workshop @ HKU (LSW@HKU)
Type: Call For Papers
Date: May 26-27, 2016
Location: University of Hong Kong
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: March 6, 2016
Posted: 1/6/16 top

Northwestern Law Searle Center Seventh Annual Conference on Internet Commerce and Innovation
Type: Call For Papers
Date: June 9-10, 2016
Location: Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago, IL
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: February 1, 2016
Posted: 1/6/16 top

Northwestern Law Searle Center Ninth Annual Conference on Innovation Economics
Type: Call For Papers
Date: June 23-24, 2016
Location: Searle Center on Law, Regulation, and Economic Growth, Chicago, IL
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: February 8, 2016
Posted: 1/6/16 top

Boulder Summer Conference on Consumer Financial Decision Making - Abstract Submission Deadline Dec. 12, 2015
Type: Call For Papers
Date: May 22-24, 2016
Location: St. Julien Hotel, Boulder, Colorado
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: December 12, 2015 (abstract)
Posted: 12/3/15 top

3rd Annual International & Comparative Urban Law Conference
Type: Call for Conference Participants
Date: June 29, 2016
Location: Hong Kong
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: January 18, 2016
Posted: 11/24/15 top

Integration and Interconnectedness in Global Finance: Annual Conference of the Journal of Financial Regulation
Type: Conference Announcement and Call for Papers
Date: June 24-25, 2016
Location: Hong Kong
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: March 1, 2016
Posted: 11/23/15 top

George Mason Law & Economics Center Program on Economics & Privacy: Digital Information Policy Scholars Conference
Type: Call For Papers
Date: April 29, 2016
Location: George Mason University School of Law, Arlington, Virginia
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: February 1, 2016 (abstract or paper); April 7, 2016 (final paper)
Posted: 11/23/15 top

George Mason Law & Economics Center Workshop for Law Professors on the Contractual Theory of the Corporation - $1,000 Honorarium
Type: Call for Applicants
Date: January 20-22, 2016
Location: George Mason University School of Law, Arlington, VA
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Application Deadline: Not Provided
Posted: 11/23/15 top

2016 Law and Development Conference: "Law and Development: From the Global South Perspectives"
Type: Call For Papers
Date: October 21-22, 2016
Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: December 1, 2015 (abstract); June 15, 2016 (full paper)
Posted: 11/12/15 top

University of Cambridge Public Law Conference 2016: The Unity of Public Law?
Type: Call For Papers
Date: September 12-14, 2016
Location: University of Cambridge
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: December 11, 2015
Posted: 11/12/15 top

Society for Environmental Law and Economics (SELE) 2016 Conference
Type: Call For Papers
Date: May 27-28, 2016
Location: University of Texas School of Law
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: December 31, 2015
Posted: 11/5/15 top

George Mason Law & Economics Center LEC Thirty-Second Economics Institute for Law Professors - $1,000 Honorarium
Type: Call for Applicants
Date: July 10-22, 2016
Location: The Omni Homestead Resort, Hot Springs, VA
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Application Deadline: Not Provided
Posted: 10/28/15 top

13th ASLI Conference - Asian Perspectives on Legal Globalization
Type: Call For Papers
Date: May 19-20, 2016
Location: Peking University Law School
Registration Deadline: February 29, 2016 (for early bird rate); March 29, 2016 (final deadline)
Submission Deadline: December 1, 2015 (abstracts); March 21, 2016 (completed papers)
Posted: 10/22/15 top

Annual Comparative Law Work-in-Progress Workshop
Type: Announcement and Call for Papers
Date: April 14-16, 2016
Location: University of Illinois
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: February 1, 2016
Posted: 10/22/15 top

The University of Memphis Law Review Annual Symposium
Type: Call For Papers
Date: March 18, 2016
Location: Memphis, TN
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: October 19, 2015 (abstracts); January 1, 2016 (full article)
Posted: 10/8/15 top

The Political Economy of Financial Regulation
Type: Call For Papers
Date: June 2-4, 2016
Location: The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Registration Deadline: January 29, 2016
Submission Deadline: October 23, 2015 (abstracts); May 6, 2016 (drafts)
Posted: 10/8/15 top

2016 International Conference - Law & Medicine: Challenging the Future
Type: Call For Abstracts Now Open
Date: February 28-29, 2016
Location: Qatar University
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: November 10, 2015
Posted: 9/24/15 top

52nd Annual (2017) Journal of Accounting Research Conference: Registered Reports of Empirical Research
Type: Call For Papers
Date: May 12-13, 2017
Location: University of Chicago Booth School of Business, IL
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: November 1, 2015 (proposals)
Posted: 9/17/15 top

Corporate Governance Symposium
Type: Call For Papers
Date: March 15, 2016
Location: John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, Alfred Lerner College of Business & Economics, University of Delaware
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: November 23, 2015
Posted: 9/17/15 top

Petrie-Flom Center 2016 Annual Conference: Big Data, Health Law, & Bioethics
Type: Call For Papers
Date: May 6, 2016
Location: Wasserstein Hall, Milstein East ABC, Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA
Registration Deadline: Open January 2016, limited seating
Submission Deadline: December 1, 2015 (abstract); April 4, 2016 (selected final paper)
Posted: 9/17/15 top

10th International Conference of the International Academic Association on Planning, Law, and Property Rights (PLPR)
Type: Call For Papers
Date: February 17-19, 2016
Location: Bern, Switzerland
Registration Deadline: Early registration begins December 14, 2015
Submission Deadline: October 16, 2015 (abstracts)
Posted: 9/10/15 top

California Management Review (CMR) Special Section and Conference on Entrepreneurship, the Internet, and Fraud: Managerial and Policy Implications
Type: Call For Papers
Date: June 2-3, 2016
Location: Concordia University, Montreal, Canada
Registration Deadline: Not Provided
Submission Deadline: January 15, 2016
Posted: 9/3/15 top

George Mason Law & Economics Center - LEC Workshops For Law Professors - Honorarium
Type: Call for Applications
Workshop Dates: October 7-9, 2015; December 11-14, 2015; February 11-14, 2016
Application Deadline: Now open for consideration
Posted: 8/20/15 top


Call for Papers - Competitions

International Insolvency Institute - Prize in International Insolvency Studies, 2016
Type: Call for Papers
Submission Deadline: March 31, 2016
Posted: 9/10/14 top


Call for Papers - Journals and Books

Special Issue of The Review of Industrial Organization
Type: Call For Papers
Submission Deadline: February 29, 2016
Posted: 9/24/15 top


Awards, Grants, Fellowships, and Scholarships Available

Law School Admission Council (LSAC) - Research Grants
Type: Call for Proposals
Submission Deadline: August 15, 2016
Posted: 2/11/16 top

Law School Admission Council (LSAC) - Research Grants
Type: Call for Proposals
Submission Deadline: August 15
Posted: 12/16/15 top

Queen's University Faculty of Law - Scholarships for PhD and LLM Studies
Type: Call for Applicants
Application Deadline: February 15, 2016 (for September 2016)
Posted: 12/16/15 top

ECB Legal Research Programme 2016
Type: Call For Papers
Application Deadline: February 15, 2016
Posted: 12/10/15 top

KPMG's Global Valuation Institute Research Grants 2015/2016
Type: Call For Research Proposals
Submission Deadline: February 12 2016, 12:00 noon EDT
Posted: 11/27/15 top

University of Ottawa, Centre for Law, Technology and Society, Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa - CLTS Graduate Fellowships
Type: Call For Applications
Submission Deadline: February 15, 2016
Posted: 11/23/15 top

Law & Economics Center at George Mason University School of Law
Type: Call For Applications for 2015-16 Privacy Fellows
Submission Deadline: October 15, 2015 (research proposal); February 19, 2016 (first draft)
Posted: 10/8/15 top


Journals and Books of Interest

Regulating (From) the Inside, By Iris H-Y Chiu - New Title From Hart Publishing!
Type: New Book Announcement
Posted: 12/16/15 top

Annals of Corporate Governance
Type: New Journal Announcement
Posted: 9/24/15 top

"The Ecology of Law. Toward a Legal System in Tune with Nature and Community"
Type: New Book Announcement
Posted: 9/3/15 top


SSRN Announcements

Announcing 22nd St.Gallen International Competition Law Forum 2015 (ICF) eJournal
Posted: 2/12/16 top

Announcing ESIL 2015 Conferences eJournal
Posted: 2/4/16 top

Announcing Expansion of LSN Law & Society: Public Law eJournal
Posted: 2/4/16 top

Oxford Centre for the Study of Law & Public Policy Joins Law Research Centers Papers
Posted: 1/29/16 top

University of Adelaide Joins Law Research Centers Papers
Posted: 1/28/16 top

Announcing New LSN Agricultural Law & Policy Sponsored Subject Matter eJournal
Posted: 12/10/15 top

Griffith University Joins Law School Research Papers - Legal Studies
Posted: 12/4/15 top

King's College London Joins Law Research Centers Papers
Posted: 12/4/15 top

California Western School of Law Joins Law School Research Papers - Legal Studies
Posted: 11/25/15 top

The Chinese University of Hong Kong Joins Law School Research Papers - Legal Studies
Posted: 11/19/15 top

Peking University Joins Law School Research Papers - Legal Studies
Posted: 11/13/15 top

University of Georgia Joins Law Research Centers Papers
Posted: 10/20/15 top

Deakin University Joins Law School Research Papers - Legal Studies
Posted: 10/16/15 top

Announcing New LSN Remedies Sponsored Subject Matter eJournal
Posted: 9/29/15 top

Announcing New LSN Fiduciary Law Subject Matter eJournal
Posted: 9/23/15 top

University of Copenhagen Joins Law School Research Papers - Legal Studies
Posted: 9/16/15 top

University of Florida Rejoins Law School Research Papers - Legal Studies
Posted: 9/4/15 top

George Mason University Joins Law School Research Papers - Legal Studies
Posted: 9/4/15 top

Widener University Joins Law School Research Papers - Legal Studies
Posted: 8/7/15 top