Lawle 2017

The Fourth Latin American Workshop in Law and Economics will be held at the University of Brasilia, in Brasilia, Brazil,  November 16-18, 2017

This year’s conference will be joined with the Fifth Annual Meeting of the Economics and Politics Research Group (

This is the webpage of the joint LAWLE 2017 and 2017 EPRG conferences


Organizing Committees  Organizing Institutions  Sponsors


Keynote speaker: Thomas S. Ulen, Swanlund Chair Emeritus Professor, College of Law, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Confirmed speakers (in first-name alphabetical order):

Alberto Simpser Mondlak, Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México, ITAM-Ciencia Política

Alvaro Bustos, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, PUC-Chile

Eleonora LozanoUniversidad de Los Andes, Uniandes

Emerson Tiller, PRITZKER School of Law, Northwestern University

Francisco González de Cossío, Escuela Libre de Derecho, Mexico

Gil Castello Branco, Contas Abertas NGO

Joyce Sadka, Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México, ITAM-CIE

Nuno Garoupa, Texas A&M University School of Law

Keiichi Yamazaki, Yokohama National University

  Leon Victor de Queiroz BarbosaFederal University of Campina Grande

Luciano Timm, UNISINOS Law School

Luiz Fux, Brazilian Supreme Court (STF)

 Pery Francisco Assis ShikidaWestern Parana State University (Unioeste)

Reynaldo Soares da Fonseca, Brazilian High Court of Justice (STJ)

Rodrigo Soares, Lemann Professor of Brazilian Public Policy and International and Public Affairs, Columbia University School of Public Affairs


Preliminary program (subject to changes, updated September 29, 2017)

LAWLE 2017 Program 1A

LAWLE 2017 Program 2A

LAWLE 2017 Program 3A