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Lunchseminar in Economics: Why U.S. Immigration Barriers Matter for the Global Advancement of Science
Event date: Wednesday, 16 June 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Ina Ganguli, University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA

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Investing in infrastructure as an asset class
Published on Tuesday, 04 June 2019
Professor Roman Kräussl from the Luxembourg School of Finance travelled to the United States in May 2019 to present his latest research on the risk and return characteristics of infrastructure inve...
Market Efficiency in Real Time: Evidence from Low Latency Activity around Earnings Announcements
Event date: Tuesday, 04 June 2019
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  JFK Building 29, Boulevard Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy-Metz Room
Speaker: Tarun Chordia - Emory University
Digital Inheritance: European and Comparative Perspectives
Event date: Wednesday, 05 June 2019
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Room B.001 (Ground floor) Bâtiment Weicker 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Giorgio Resta - University of Roma Tre
Is Idiosyncratic Risk Conditionally Priced?
Event date: Wednesday, 05 June 2019
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  JFK Building 29, Boulevard Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy-Metz Room
Speaker: Rajnish Mehra - Arizona State University
Lunchseminar in Economics: Measuring the Impact of Insurance on Urban Earthquake Recovery using Nightlights
Event date: Tuesday, 11 June 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment Central Room BCE 012
Speaker: By Ilan NOY, Victoria University of Wellington, NZ
Recognition of Luxembourg fintech research in the US
Published on Wednesday, 12 June 2019
Prof. Dirk Andreas Zetzsche, the ADA Chair in Financial Law and Inclusive Finance at the University of Luxembourg, recently visited three top US universities to present his latest research on the i...
PhD Defense: Empirical essays on institutional determinants of firm entry and exit
Event date: Thursday, 13 June 2019
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus Room BS 015 162A, Avenue de la Faïencerie 1511 Luxembourg
Speaker: Simona Murmann geb. Wagner
Gravity, Counterparties, and Foreign Investment
Event date: Thursday, 13 June 2019
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  JFK Building 29, Boulevard Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy-Metz Room
Speaker: Tarun Ramadorai - Imperial College London And CEPR
4th Annual Finance & Technology Symposium - 14.06.2019
Event date: Friday, 14 June 2019
Hour:  12:00 18:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg JFK Building 29 Boulevard J. F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Room Metz/Nancy
Melvin Drent receives Prins Bernhard fellowship
Published on Monday, 17 June 2019
LCL PhD student Melvin Drent has been awarded a “Prins Bernhard fellowship” for his research visit at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from September to December 2019.
Lunchseminar in Economics: Government-funded research increasingly fuels invention
Event date: Monday, 17 June 2019
Hour:  12:00 13:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment Central, Room BCE 012
Speaker: By Lee Fleming, University of California Berkeley, USA
Mesures restrictives adoptées dans le cadre de la PESC: certains aspects de la jurisprudence du Tribunal de l’Union Européenne
Event date: Monday, 17 June 2019
Hour:  17:30 19:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker Salle de conférence B 001 (rez de chaussée) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Juge Dimitrios Gratsias, Tribunal de l'Union Européenne
Lunchseminar in Economics: Individual counterfactuals with multidimensional unobserved heterogeneity
Event date: Tuesday, 18 June 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment Central, Room BCE 012
Speaker: By Dennis Kristensen, University College London, UK
Luxembourg Workshop on Space and Satellite Communication Law
Event date: Wednesday, 19 June 2019
Hour:  13:00 20-06 | 18:00
Place:  SES Betzdorf Château de Betzdorf L-6815 Betzdorf
Opinion 1/17 of the Court of Justice of the European Union
Event date: Friday, 21 June 2019
Hour:  14:00 17:45
Place:  Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for Procedural Law 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 Luxembourg Conference room, 4th floor
Recommendations with Feedback
Event date: Thursday, 27 June 2019
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  JFK Building 29, avenue Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy-Metz Room
Speaker: Prof. Gustavo Manso, University of California at Berkeley
Top faculty officials take part in Luxembourg delegation to China
Published on Thursday, 04 July 2019
The Dean of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance (FDEF) Prof. Katalin Ligeti and the Director of the Research Unit in Law (RUL) Prof. Elise Poillot recently took part in an official delegation...
Pay for Future Returns
Event date: Thursday, 04 July 2019
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  JFK Building 29, Boulevard Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy-Metz Room
Speaker: Moqi Groen-Xu - London School of Economics
Lunchseminar in Economics: Truth and Absolution in Columbia : For FARC'S Sake!
Event date: Thursday, 04 July 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment Central, Room BCE 012
Speaker: By Christopher Parsons, The University of Western Australia
New master programmes in finance
Published on Thursday, 11 July 2019
Over the last academic year, the master's programmes offered by the Luxembourg School of Finance (LSF) have been substantially reformed with the aim of increasing the number of easily employable gr...
PhD Defence : L'accès extraterritorial aux données bancaires dans le cadre de l'enquête pénale. Perspective transatlantique.
Event date: Thursday, 11 July 2019
Hour:  10:00 13:00
Place:  UNIVERSITÉ DU LUXEMBOURG Faculté de Droit, d'Economie et de Finance (FDEF) Bâtiment Weicker - room B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Maxime LASSALLE
LSF Professor moderates infrastructure panel at 2019 AIIB Meeting
Published on Wednesday, 31 July 2019
Prof. Roman Kräussl from the Luxembourg School of Finance (LSF) moderated in mid-July a panel discussion on “Debt Sustainability and Macroeconomic Issues in Infrastructure” as part of the 2019 Asia...
PhD Defense: The influence of family ownership on M&As and innovation
Event date: Thursday, 29 August 2019
Hour:  10:00 12:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg Building JFK Room JFK-E00-004 ("Metz Room") 29, Avenue John F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Abdul-Bassit Issah
Lunchseminar in Economics: Climate Change, Migration and Irrigation
Event date: Wednesday, 18 September 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Calergi L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK Room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Katrin Millock, Paris School of Economics, France
Seminar en droit Prendre les histoires au sérieux. La place du récit dans le raisonnement juridique.
Event date: Wednesday, 18 September 2019
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Université de Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker Salle B001 (Rez de Chaussée) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: François OST ¦ Professeur émérite à l’Université Saint-Louis - Bruxelles
Arbeitskreis: Europäisches Strafrecht
Europäisches Strafrecht Symbolbild
Event date: Monday, 23 September 2019
Hour:  14:00 17:30
Place:  Universität Luxembourg 4 Rue Alphonse Weicker Zimmer B001 L-2721 Luxembourg
Présentation du livre : DROIT LUXEMBOURGEOIS ET EUROPEEN DE L’ASILE
Event date: Monday, 23 September 2019
Hour:  18:30 21:00
Place:  UNIVERSITÉ DU LUXEMBOURG Faculté de Droit, d'Economie et de Finance (FDEF) Bâtiment Weicker - room A101 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Opinion 1/17 and the future of Member States extra-EU BITs
Event date: Wednesday, 25 September 2019
Hour:  12:30 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Luca Pantaleo, Senior Lecturer in International and European Law at The Hague University of Applied Sciences
Lunchseminar in Economics: Selecting relevant outcomes in a multiple outcome setting using the sparse-group lasso
Event date: Wednesday, 25 September 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Calergi L-1359 Luxembourg, Building BLD Room Feidert
Speaker: Lena Janys, Universität Bonn, Germany
Value Creation and Persistence in Private Equity
Event date: Thursday, 26 September 2019
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance Weicker Building / Room B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Alexander Ljungqvist – Stockholm School of Economics
Lunchtime Seminar in Law: The Model Act on the Société par Actions Simplifiée (SAS) of the Organisation of American States and Colombia
Event date: Monday, 30 September 2019
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Room B.001 (Ground floor) Bâtiment Weicker 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Professor Francisco Reyes Villamizar, Universidad de los Andes (Colombia) and Fribourg (Switzerland),
Seminar: Reception and Detention of migrants and refugees in Europe and in Luxembourg
Event date: Monday, 30 September 2019
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker Room B 001 (ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Kirchberg
How anomalous are stock market anomalies after all?
Event date: Thursday, 03 October 2019
Hour:  10:00 11:30
Place:  Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance Weicker Building / Room B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Nikolas Topaloglou - Athens University of Economics and Business
PhD Defence: Le jugement par défaut dans l'espace judiciaire européen
Event date: Thursday, 03 October 2019
Hour:  16:30 20:00
Place:  UNIVERSITÉ DU LUXEMBOURG Faculté de Droit, d'Economie et de Finance (FDEF) Bâtiment Weicker - room B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Mr Vincent RICHARD
Conference: Space Solutions for Sustainability on Earth
Event date: Friday, 04 October 2019
Hour:  9:00 18:00
Place:  Chamber of Deputies 19 r. du Marché-aux-Herbes, L-1728 Luxembourg
5th Luxembourg FinTech Conference
Event date: Wednesday, 09 October 2019
Hour:  8:30 17:30
A Theory of Debt Accumulation and Deficit Cycles
Event date: Thursday, 10 October 2019
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  JFK Building 29, avenue Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy-Metz Room
Speaker: Antonio Mele – University of Lugano
Lunchseminar in Economics: The Private Impact of Public Information: Landsat Satellite Maps and Gold Exploration
Event date: Thursday, 10 October 2019
Hour:  13:30 14:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Calergi L-1359 Luxembourg, Building BLA, 1st floor, room 12
Speaker: Abhishek Nagaraj, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Techniques médiatives
Event date: Tuesday, 15 October 2019
Hour:  9:00 16:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker Salle de conférence B 001 (rez de chaussée) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Refugees’ and Irregular Migrants’ Self-selection into Europe: Who Migrates Where?
Event date: Wednesday, 16 October 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Calergi L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK Room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Panu Poutvaara, IFO Institute and University of Munich, Germany
8th Luxembourg Asset Management Summit - KEYNOTE SPEECH in Finance (17 October 2019)
Event date: Thursday, 17 October 2019
Hour:  17:30 18:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg 29 Boulevard J.-F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Annette Vissing-Jorgensen, University of California, Berkeley
EIB and University agree to cooperate for the next five years
EIB and uni.lu renew collaboration agreement
Published on Friday, 18 October 2019
The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the University of Luxembourg have renewed their cooperation agreement covering academic research, teaching and documentation resource sharing. The agreement m...
Lunchseminar in Economics: The Impact of Intellectual Property Rights on Labor Productivity: Do Constitutions Matter?
Event date: Wednesday, 23 October 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Calergi L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK Room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Enrico Santarelli, Università di Bologna, Italy
Lunch Seminar : Psychology of Environmental Law
Event date: Thursday, 24 October 2019
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Room B.001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Professor Kenworthey Bilz, University of Illinois College of Law
Lunchseminar in Economics: Migrant selection and assimilation - intergenerational evidence from three waves of immigrants
Event date: Wednesday, 06 November 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Anne Gielen, Erasmus University Rotterdam, NL
Factor Models for Conditional Asset Pricing
Event date: Thursday, 07 November 2019
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  University of Luxembourg Metz/Nancy Room 29 Boulevard J.-F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Paolo Zaffaroni – Imperial College London
Metal additive manufacturing - Roundtable
Metal additive manufacturing
Event date: Wednesday, 13 November 2019
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Place:  Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust Nancy Metz room
Speaker: Arvid Eirich, Mobility goes Additive & Anne Lange, LCL
Working, Yet Poor Project Receives a 3.2 Million EUR H2020 Grant
Luca Ratti at the University of Luxembourg
Published on Thursday, 14 November 2019
The pan-European research project Working, Yet Poor (the “WorkYP Project”) was recently awarded 3.2 million euros for three years by the EU’s Horizon 2020 programme. The WorkYP Project will examine...
Open lecture given Frankfurt am Main Cum/Ex and Criminal Law – Observations from Inside
Event date: Thursday, 14 November 2019
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Université de Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker Salle C005 (Rez de Chaussée) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Stefan Kirsch
Présentation d'ouvrage
Event date: Monday, 18 November 2019
Hour:  12:30 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker Salle de conference A101 (1er étage) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Gambling banks, incentive mechanism, and santions: A two-stage model
Event date: Wednesday, 20 November 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Wolfgang Eggert, Albert-Ludwig-Universität Freiburg, Germany
Tax Justice as Protection of Taxpayer Rights
Event date: Wednesday, 20 November 2019
Hour:  17:15 19:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Christiana HJI Panayi & Katerina Perrou
Private Equity and Financial Stability: Evidence from Failed Bank Resolution in the Crisis
Event date: Thursday, 21 November 2019
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  University of Luxembourg Metz/Nancy Room 29 Boulevard J.-F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Manju Puri - Duke Fuqua School of Business
Showcasing Women in Finance - EU / 22.11.2019
Event date: Friday, 22 November 2019
Hour:  8:30 18:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Metz/Nancy Room 29 Boulevard J.-F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Manju Puri, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University
Seminar en droit Les principaux traités commerciaux du Canada et la facilité d’y exploiter une entreprise.
Event date: Wednesday, 27 November 2019
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  Université de Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker Salle B001 (Rez de Chaussée) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Maxime Rhéaume
Lunchseminar in Economics: What's next? Returning to exports after failure
Event date: Wednesday, 27 November 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Zuzanna Studnicka, University College Dublin, Ireland
Bank Competition, Bank Runs and Opacity
Event date: Monday, 02 December 2019
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  University of Luxembourg Metz/Nancy Room 29 Boulevard J.-F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Toni Ahnert – Bank of Canada
Real Effects of Search Frictions in Consumer Credit Markets
Event date: Thursday, 05 December 2019
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  University of Luxembourg Metz/Nancy Room 29 Boulevard J.-F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Christipher Palmer - MIT Sloan Management
Workshop in Gender and Economics
Gender and Economics 2019
Event date: Monday, 09 December 2019
Hour:  8:00 10-12 | 17:00
Place:  Kirchberg Campus Luxembourg City
Speaker: Prof. Eleonora Patacchini (Cornell) & Prof. Naci Mocan (Louisiana State Univ.)
Gender and Economics Workshop
Event date: Monday, 09 December 2019
Hour:  9:00 10-12 | 18:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Campus Kirchberg Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg
PhD Defense:
Event date: Tuesday, 10 December 2019
Hour:  17:00 18:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg Room C.02 6 rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi L-1359 Luxembourg
Speaker: Ka-Kit Iong
La défense des Droits et Libertés fondamentaux au Grand-Duché de Luxembourg - Rôle, contribution respective et concertation des organes impliqués
Event date: Monday, 16 December 2019
Hour:  9:00 18:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Asset Pricing In a World of Imperfect Foresight
Event date: Tuesday, 17 December 2019
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  University of Luxembourg Metz/Nancy Room 29 Boulevard J.-F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Peter Bossaerts - University of Melbourne
More Misery: Why it is Difficult for International Law to Address Inequality
Event date: Wednesday, 18 December 2019
Hour:  12:30 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Season's Greetings
Published on Friday, 20 December 2019
The University wishes all staff and students wonderful winter holidays and best wishes for a prosperous and creative new year 2020!

During the Christmas break, the opening hours of various...

Graduation Week: “The Beginning of Everything”
Published on Friday, 20 December 2019
University Celebrates More than 1,300 Graduates in 2019

From 10 to 13 December, the University hosted its “Graduation Week”. In a series of festive ceremonies, Bachelor, Master, and doctora...

Moving forward: interview with Prof. Katalin Ligeti, Dean of FDEF
Published on Friday, 20 December 2019
Preparing the faculty for the future

The second year of my mandate as Dean has been marked by a series of comprehensive measures launched internally to prepare our Faculty for the fu...

Moot Court Competition opens with largest team to date from the Uni.lu
Published on Friday, 20 December 2019
The 2019/2020 moot courts’  season officially opened in December. This is a very exciting event as it offers a great challenge, and opportunity for some of the Master of Laws (LL.M.) students...
Research to understand why people are “Working yet Poor”
Published on Friday, 20 December 2019
On December 3, 2019, Luxembourg Radio Station 100.7 conducted an on-air interview with Luca Ratti, Ass...
Calling all contributors. Be seen! Be heard!
Published on Friday, 20 December 2019
Tell us your stories and we will tell them to the world.

One of the strengths of the University of Luxembourg’s Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance (FDEF) is its community. We would like...

“Know your rights”, pro bono programme
Published on Friday, 20 December 2019
Two current law students at the University of Luxembourg — Karlis Kaspars Olseika and Emanuel Kamura —had the opportunity to work pro bono as interns on a project called, “Know your rights”, with l...
NUOL and Uni.lu share experiences in legal research
Published on Friday, 20 December 2019
Twelve candidates from the Faculty of Law and Political Science of the National University of Laos (NUOL) attended a new type of research seminar from 22-24 of October, 2019, with the first “Law Su...
Professor Mark Cole at EU Media Policy Conference (Brussels)
Published on Friday, 20 December 2019
When you look around you it is obvious that the changing media landscape is bringing with it huge challenges and the possibility of even bigger upheavals to come. Within this context, on December 3...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Package Size and Pricing Decisions with a Bulk Sale Option
Event date: Wednesday, 08 January 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Calergi L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK Room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Dorothée Honhon, The University of Texas, Dallas, USA
"Time and Tax" named as one of the 100 best taxation books of all time
Published on Thursday, 09 January 2020
Prof. Dr. Werner Haslehner's recent publication, "Time and Tax" has been named as on...
PhD Defence : “National Banking Law Within the European Single Supervisory Mechanism.”
Event date: Tuesday, 14 January 2020
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  UNIVERSITÉ DU LUXEMBOURG Faculté de Droit, d'Economie et de Finance (FDEF) Bâtiment Weicker - room B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Mr Olivier Voordeckers
Prof. Dr. Dirk Zetzsche ranked #7 out of 3,000 Top Law Authors by SSRN
Published on Friday, 17 January 2020
Prof. Dr. Dirk Zetzsche has been named as a Top Law Author in 2019 by SSRN, the open-access online database of early scholarly research. SSRN releases a monthly ranking of authors accordi...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Multiproduct Inventory Planning Considering Consumers Choices and Substitution Effects
Event date: Wednesday, 22 January 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Sandra Transchel, Hühne Logistic University, Hambourg, Germany
Supply Chain Master Programme Admission Webinar
Event date: Thursday, 23 January 2020
Hour:  16:00 17:00
Speaker: MIT SCALE network admissions teams
New eventConstellations of law, religion, and justice in the thoughts of Benjamin, Scholem, and Arendt
Event date: Thursday, 23 January 2020
Hour:  18:00 19:30
Place:  Centre Culturel de Rencontre Abbaye de Neumünster 28, rue Münster L-2160 Luxembourg-Grund
Speaker: Sigrid Weigel, Professor of German Literature and Director of the Centre for Literature Research in Berlin
European Central Banking Law: The Role of the European Central Bank and National Central Banks under European Law
Event date: Monday, 27 January 2020
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Christos Gortsos, Professor at the Law School of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
Lunchseminar in Economics: Diffusion under Limited Production Factors: the Case of Pollution in Soil
Event date: Wednesday, 29 January 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Carmen Camacho, Paris School of Economics, France
The end of solidarity? The birth of the liminal European
Event date: Monday, 03 February 2020
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Faculté de droit, d'Economie et de Finance Weicker Building - Room B 001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Floris DE WITTE Associate Professor , London School of Economics
PhD Defense:City Structure and Urban Amenity
Event date: Tuesday, 04 February 2020
Hour:  18:30 19:30
Place:  Campus Kirchberg Room JFK 004 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi L-1359 Luxembourg (Luxembourg).
Speaker: Ms Thi Thu Huyen TRAN
Lunchtime seminar in Law Protecting the dignity of women in fashion advertisement: The new legal initiatives in a comparative law perspective
Event date: Wednesday, 05 February 2020
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Room B.001 (Ground floor) Bâtiment Weicker 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Professor Barbara Pozzo
Lunchseminar in Economics: Short-term rentals and the housing market: Quasi-experimental evidence from Airbnb in Los Angeles
Event date: Wednesday, 05 February 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Jos van Ommeren, VU University Amsterdam, NL
Prof. Mark D. Cole nominated to Council of Europe Committee of Experts
Professor Mark D. Cole
Published on Thursday, 06 February 2020
University of Luxembourg Professor, Mark D. Cole has been nominated by the Council of Europe to serve as an independent expert on the Committee of Experts on Media Environment and Reform.
Lecture series Solidarity and the Constitution of the EU - The Role of the Charter of Fundamental Rights
Event date: Friday, 07 February 2020
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Room B.001 (Ground floor) Bâtiment Weicker 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Filip Dorssemont, Professor of Labour Law, of the Catholic University of Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
Oxford here we come! Moot Court Team qualifies for finals
The University of Luxembourg Moot Court Team
Published on Tuesday, 11 February 2020
For the first time, a team from the University of Luxembourg is competing in the Monroe Price Media Law Moot Court Competition, hosted by the Bonavero Institute of Human Rights of th...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Market Perceptions of Fair Value Reporting for Tangible Assets
Event date: Wednesday, 12 February 2020
Hour:  1:00 2:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, Building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Edward Riedl, Boston University, USA
Pierre Werner Scholarship Applications are now open
Published on Tuesday, 04 February 2020
Inspired by the ideals of Pierre Werner, the Pierre Werner Scholarship fosters European integration.
PhD Defence : “Public Hearings in Investor-State Arbitration: Revisiting the Principle. ”
Event date: Monday, 17 February 2020
Hour:  14:00 20:00
Place:  Max Planck Institute Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - 4th floor - Conference room 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Mrs Anna KOPRIVICA
The Coronavirus and its impact on global supply chains
Supply Chains Uni.lu
Published on Tuesday, 18 February 2020
Coronavirus is quite rightfully receiving ample attention from healthcare perspective. One less discussed aspect is its potential effect on global supply chains.
University and ATOZ sign agreement to extend funding for five years
ATOZ Chair Uni.lu
Published on Tuesday, 25 February 2020
The University of Luxembourg and the ATOZ Foundation signed a renewable agreement that extends the funding of the ATOZ Chair for European and International Taxation for five years.
Lunchseminar in Economics: Das House Kapital
Event date: Wednesday, 26 February 2020
Hour:  12:30 13:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Calergi L-1359 Luxembourg, Building C, ground floor, room 002
Speaker: Thomas Steger, Leipzig University, Germany
Revisiting the EU Fiscal Framework in an Era of Low Interest Rates
Event date: Wednesday, 26 February 2020
Hour:  15:00 16:30
Place:  European Stability Mechanism - Conference Area 6a Circuit de La Foire Internationale, 1347 Luxembourg
Speaker: Olivier Blanchard - C. Fred Bergsten Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Inclusive Finance Certificate: Global reach, local impact
ADA Inclusive Finance
Published on Thursday, 27 February 2020
For four years now, the ADA Chair in Financial Law at the University of Luxembourg’s Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance, together with the non-governmental organisation ADA (Appui du Développ...
Administrative Discretion in the EU: comparative and normative perspectives
Event date: Friday, 28 February 2020
Hour:  9:00 17:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
PhD Defence: “Art Laundering: protecting cultural heritage through Criminal Law. ”
Event date: Monday, 02 March 2020
Hour:  14:00 20:00
Place:  UNIVERSITÉ DU LUXEMBOURG Faculté de Droit, d'Economie et de Finance (FDEF) Bâtiment Weicker - room A101 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Mrs Anna MOSNA
Colloque: La réforme du droit belge des sociétés: un exemple à suivre pour le Luxembourg ?
Event date: Tuesday, 03 March 2020
Hour:  8:30 17:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Campus Belval Maison du Savoir Auditorium 3.520 (third floor) 2, avenue de l'Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
STARS Winter School in Rome: learning through legal clinics
Published on Thursday, 05 March 2020
From 10 to 14 February 2020, four Bachelor and Master Law students from the University of Luxembourg, selected on the basis of their motivation, interest and academic merit, joined a group of stude...
In-work poverty in europe: Where do we stand?
IN-WORK POVERTY IN EUROPE: WHERE DO WE STAND?
Event date: Thursday, 05 March 2020
Hour:  18:00 19:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Room B.001 (Ground floor) Bâtiment Weicker 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
New Sustainable Finance track for MSc Finance and Economics students
sustainable finance
Published on Monday, 09 March 2020
In September 2020, Finance and Economics Masters students in their second year of study will be able to choose Sustainable Finance as their specialisation. This new track, which will also be suppor...
Roundtable Discussion : Macroprudential Policy and the Housing Market
Event date: Monday, 09 March 2020
Hour:  17:30 21:00
Place:  EY – Auditorium // 35E, avenue John F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Working, Yet Poor Project Kicks Off
Prof. Luca Ratti
Published on Tuesday, 10 March 2020
On Thursday, 5 March the Working, Yet Poor (WorkYP) Project kicked off in Luxembourg with a virtual welcome from EU commissioner for Jobs and Social Rights, Nicolas Schmit.
Research Economic Seminar: Declared exchange rate and quality-driven pass-through to import prices
Event date: Tuesday, 10 March 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29 avenue J.-F. Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, building JFK, ground floor, room Nancy-Metz
Speaker: Evgenii Monastyrenko, Department of Economics and Management, Université du Luxembourg
Partnership agreement signed with Bâloise Assurances and Bâloise Vie
Baloise logo
Published on Wednesday, 11 March 2020
The University of Luxembourg has signed a partnership agreement with Bâloise Assurances Luxembourg SA and Bâloise Vie Luxembourg SA in February 2020 providing a framework for student stipends and i...
Congratulations to the new Ferrero Fellowship laureates!
Published on Thursday, 12 March 2020
In the framework of the agreement between the faculty and the Ferrero Group Headquarters in Luxembourg, five promising Master students have been selected to receive a monthly stipend from Ferrero f...
« Style judiciaire et rôle de la jurisprudence: point de vue comparatiste sur les décisions de la Cour de cassation française »
Event date: Wednesday, 11 March 2020
Hour:  12:00 13:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Salle B.001 (Rez de chaussée) Bâtiment Weicker 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Ermanno Calzolaio, professeur de Systèmes Juridiques Comparés et de Droit Privé Comparé à l’Université de Macerata (Italie)
Léa Sinner Foundation Scholarship (Application period now closed)
Fondation Léa Sinner
Published on Tuesday, 17 March 2020
We are delighted to announce that the Fondation Léa Sinner will be offering the "Bourses Léa Sinner" in the amount of 30,000€ per year. The scholarship will be divided amongst...
Prof. André Prüm appointed special advisor to HRH The Grand Duke
Published on Tuesday, 17 March 2020
HRH The Grand Duke of Luxembourg has appointed Prof. André Prüm, full professor in law and founding Dean of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance of the University of Luxembourg, together...
New FDEF Faculty Council is complete
Published on Friday, 20 March 2020
Following the end of all Faculty Council mandates with the implementation of departmentalisation on 1 January 2020, the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance proceeded with the election of new memb...
Students assist in securing medical supplies
Published on Tuesday, 24 March 2020
Five students from the Master in Logistics and Supply Chain Management, assisted by Prof. Benny Mantin, are providing support to secure medical supplies needed in the current Covid-19-crisis to the...
Apply now for a fellowship with Bâloise Assurances and Bâloise Vie
Baloise Logo
Published on Wednesday, 25 March 2020
The University of Luxembourg has signed a partnership agreement with Bâloise Assurances Luxembourg SA and Bâloise Vie Luxembourg SA in February 2020 providing a framework for student stipends and i...
Roman Kräussl publishes Art-Finance research in Management Science
Roman Kräussl
Published on Wednesday, 25 March 2020
Dr. Roman Kräussl, Professor of Finance at the University of Luxembourg and Visiting Fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University, has co-authored a paper with Amy Whitaker, Assistant Pr...
Academia meets industry for a discussion on the Housing Market
Macroprudential Policy Real Estate
Published on Wednesday, 25 March 2020
On 9 March 2020, the University of Luxembourg’s Department of Finance came together with EY Luxembourg and the ABBL (Luxembourg Bankers Association) to host a panel discussion on macroprudential po...
Prof. Dr. Katrin Hussinger among top female economists
Published on Thursday, 26 March 2020
Prof. Dr. Katrin Hussinger, full professor in Strategy and Organisation in the Economics Department of the University of Luxembourg, has been ranked among the top female economists. 
Professors Beine and Dupuy analyse the economic impact of COVID-19
Prof. Michel Beine and Prof. Arnaud Dupuy
Published on Friday, 27 March 2020
Michel Beine and Arnaud Dupuy, Full Professors in Economics in the Department of Economics and Management at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance are contributing to the discussion on the...
Remote teaching: Uni community shares impressions after first weeks
Published on Friday, 27 March 2020
The University of Luxembourg is adapting to exceptional circumstances. Because of COVID-19, the University has canceled all in-class teaching until further notice. Teachers and students are transit...
Transition to remote teaching at FDEF: Keeping an open dialogue
Vice Dean of Academic Affairs Isabelle Riassetto
Published on Friday, 27 March 2020
Since Monday, 16 March all in-person courses at the University of Luxembourg have been transitioned online. For staff and students, this shift represents an enormous effort in terms of adaptation a...
Luxembourg team takes 8th place at Price Media Law Moot Court finals
Published on Tuesday, 07 April 2020
The 13th Monroe E. Price Media Law Moot Court Competition held its first-ever Virtual International Rounds of the Moot Court due to the public health emergency confronting the world.
New study programmes starting September 2020
Published on Tuesday, 07 April 2020
The University of Luxembourg introduces new Bachelor and Master study programmes starting in September 2020.
Bachelor & Master Days - Virtual Open Days
Event date: Wednesday, 08 April 2020
Hour:  9:00 10-04 | 16:00
Place:  en ligne: openday.uni.lu
Die Pest im Recht
Published on Friday, 10 April 2020
„Jetzt wird man ohne weiteres zugeben, dass unsere Mitbürger in keiner Weise auf die Ereignisse vorbereitet waren, die sich im Frühling dieses Jahres abspielten.“
Prof Dr Hofmann receives the IISL 2020 Distinguished Service Award
Published on Thursday, 16 April 2020
We are pleased to announce the achievement of our colleague Prof Dr Mahulena Hofmann, who was bestowed the 2020 International Institute of Space Law (IISL) Distinguished Service Award. The IIS...
INDIGO project to receive over €1.4m for digitisation research
Herwig Hofmann
Published on Thursday, 23 April 2020
Professor Herwig Hofmann has been awarded a large research grant to conduct a three-year multi-disciplinary research project on impact of digitalisation on multi-jurisdictional implementation of po...
ABBL scholarships for MSc Quant. Economics and Finance students
Published on Thursday, 23 April 2020
The ABBL “Fondation pour l’éducation financière” and the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance are offering a scholarship for the most promising students applying for the Master of Science in...
Doctoral research in law and physics boosted by PRIDE Grants
Pride Grant
Published on Tuesday, 21 April 2020
The Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) has awarded two PRIDE Grants to the University of Luxembourg. The grants will support the research work of 27 PhD candidates and represent a total financ...
ADA Chair in Financial Law contributes to COVID-19 research
Published on Friday, 24 April 2020
Researchers at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance at the University of Luxembourg continue to turn their focus to contributing to the discussion of the COVID-19 crisis and its potential effe...
PhD Defence: “The EU General Data Protection Regulation: The Next Frontier for the Protection of Individuals against Reputational Harm Caused by the Media? Assessing the potential of Article 85 GDPR for media litigation"
Event date: Tuesday, 05 May 2020
Hour:  9:30 14:00
Place:  Due to the circumstance the defense will be carried out via Webex
Speaker: Mrs Annelies VANDENDRIESSCHE
PhD Defence: “IN PURSUIT OF OPENNESS. An analysis of the legal framework of the European Union’s Copernicus open data policy. ”
Event date: Tuesday, 05 May 2020
Hour:  15:00 17:00
Speaker: Mrs Sandra CABRERA ALVARADO
[Article series] The experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 fight
Prof. Elise Poillot
Published on Friday, 08 May 2020
Élise Poillot is a Full Professor of Droit Civil at the University of Luxembourg’s Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance.
SSRN Ranks University of Luxembourg Among Top Law Schools
Weicker Building
Published on Tuesday, 12 May 2020
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance at the University of Luxembourg with its Department of Law has been ranked 13 out of 500 top international law schools in the Social Science Research Netwo...
Fatima Chaouche awarded Rolf Tarrach Prize 2020
Fatima Chaouche
Published on Tuesday, 12 May 2020
The association Amis de l’Université has awarded the Rolf Tarrach Prize 2020 to Fatima Chaouche for her outstanding doctoral thesis in Luxembourgish tax law.
Study on Cross-Border Dissemination of Online Content published
Study on Cross-Border Dissemination of Online Content
Published on Wednesday, 13 May 2020
The study, commissioned by the State Media Authority North-Rhine Westphalia and authored by Prof. Mark Cole, Carsten U...
[Article series] The experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 fight
Prof. Christos Koulovatianos
Published on Thursday, 14 May 2020
Prof. Christos Koulovatianos is a Full Professor in the Department of Finance at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance at the University of Luxembourg
Le retour du droit européen des contrats par le numérique – Regard sur les deux directives récentes
Event date: Monday, 18 May 2020
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg VISIO CONFERENCE VIA WEBEX 4 rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Bachelor Day IV - Virtual Open Days
Bachelor Open Day 2020
Event date: Tuesday, 19 May 2020
Hour:  16:00 20:00
Place:  en ligne: openday.uni.lu
The impact on logistics and supply chain operations in light of COVID19
Event date: Tuesday, 19 May 2020
Hour:  17:30 19:00
Speaker: Prof. Benny Mantin & Prof. Joachim Arts, LCL and Francesco Ferrero, LIST
PhD Defence: The Competing Jurisdictions of the WTO and the UNCLOS Dispute Settlement Fora in the Context of Multifaceted Disputes
Event date: Wednesday, 20 May 2020
Hour:  14:00 17:30
Place:  Due to the circumstance the defense will be a mixed defence: - part of the jury members and the PhD will be present physically at the Weicker campus in room A101 - the public will be able to participate virtually via WEBEX
Speaker: Mrs Elena IVANOVA
Master Day IV - Virtual Open Days
Bachelor Open Day 2020
Event date: Wednesday, 20 May 2020
Hour:  16:00 20:00
Place:  en ligne: openday.uni.lu
Student entrepreneur supplies high-grade masks in Luxembourg 
Reza Arjomand Student Entrepreneur
Published on Monday, 25 May 2020
Reza Arjomand, 28, is a final year student in the Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the University of Luxembourg. When he began hearing news about a strange virus originating in Wuhan, C...
R. Steri and F. Koulischer publish in Journal of Financial Economics
Steri and Koulischer
Published on Friday, 29 May 2020
Assistant Professor Roberto Steri, and postdoctoral researcher, François Koulischer have both recently published research in their respective fields in The Journal of Financial Economics. 
SES Chair Lecture Series selected for FNR funding
SES Chair Lecture Series
Published on Friday, 29 May 2020
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance at the University of Luxembourg is proud to announce that the lecture series “Launching Spacecraft: Regulatory Aspects” has been retained for funding by th...
COVID-19 pandemic and gender
Skerdilajda ZANAJ
Published on Friday, 29 May 2020
During the COVID-19 pandemic, I have virtually met all my coauthors' children, and they have met my two small ones. Children were playing, fighting, or doing their homework under our supervision wh...
University of Luxembourg celebrates its 1000th doctoral graduate
Carmine Gabriele
Published on Friday, 29 May 2020
The University of Luxembourg proudly celebrates an important milestone of its doctoral education. The University’s 1000th doctoral candidate graduated recently. Dr Carmine Gabriele comp...
FIBAA Re-Accreditation led by Prof. Anke Müßig underway for FDEF
Anke Muessig
Published on Friday, 29 May 2020
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance at the University of Luxembourg and its 3 departments are committed to providing students with a high-quality learning experience in accordance with the Lu...
PRIDE Projects ‘DILLAN’ and ‘ACROSS’ add 21 PhD studentships to FDEF
PRIDE
Published on Friday, 29 May 2020
Following the 2019 PRIDE call, the FNR has retained Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance DTU projects ‘DILLAN’ and ‘ACROSS’ for funding.
Prof. Luca Ratti consulted as expert for Jobs and Social Rights
WorkYP Project
Published on Friday, 29 May 2020
On 28 May 2020, Associate Professor of EU Labour Law, Luca Ratti, held a video-conference with EU Commissioner Nicolas Schmit and his Cabinet to discuss ongoing issues surrounding in-work poverty.
University projects receive additional funding to research COVID-19
Published on Wednesday, 03 June 2020
The FNR has published the results of its second COVID-19 Fast Track Call. Eight projects from the University of Luxembourg have been retained for funding, representing a financial commitment of 347...
Soutenance de thèse: “ L’accord exclusif d’élection de for à travers la Convention de La Haye de 2005: une efficacité mitigée "
Event date: Thursday, 04 June 2020
Hour:  13:30 16:30
Speaker: Madame Zohra Mchirgui
LCL Conversations Webinar - The Healthcare Supply Chain and the impact of COVID-19
Event date: Tuesday, 09 June 2020
Hour:  17:00 18:00
Speaker: Prof. William Sage, University of Texas, Robert Schuman Hospitals & Cargolux Airlines
[Article series] The experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 fight
Prof. Stefan Braum
Published on Monday, 15 June 2020
Stefan Braum is a Professor in the Law Department at the University of Luxembourg.
Connect with us on Linkedin!
Linkedin logo
Published on Tuesday, 16 June 2020
You can now connect with the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance through our Linkedin page. 
LCL Conversations Webinar - Food Supply Chains and Safety - impact of COVID-19 and aftermath
Event date: Wednesday, 24 June 2020
Hour:  17:00 18:00
Speaker: Jack Bobo, Food Futurity, Rachel Reckinger, University of Luxembourg
Prof. Andreas Irmen edits volume of Economics and Business Review
Volume 6 (20) Number 2 Economics and Business Review
Published on Friday, 26 June 2020
Dr. Andreas Irmen, Professor of Macroeconomics and applied Microeconomics, has edited the latest issue of Economics and Business Review. 
"La défense des droits et libertés au Grand-Duché de Luxembourg"
La défense des droits et libertés au Grand-Duché de Luxembourg
Published on Monday, 29 June 2020
Sous la direction du Professor Jörg Gerkrath, l'ouvrage "La défense des droits et libertés au Grand-Duché de Luxembourg: Rôle, contribution respective et concertation des organes imp...
PhD Defense: Essays on the Rare Earth Elements Competition and Luxembourg’s Residential Energy Transition
Event date: Tuesday, 30 June 2020
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, G001 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi L-1359 Luxembourg (Luxembourg).
Speaker: Mr Stéphane Poncin
PhD Defence: The (mis)use of nationality in international investment law: an analysis of remedies against nationality planning
Event date: Friday, 03 July 2020
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Place:  Due to the circumstance the defense will be a mixed defence: - part of the jury members and the PhD will be present physically at the Weicker campus in room A101 - the public will be able to participate virtually via WEBEX Please send your registration to Anna CHRISTEN, anna.christen@uni.lu for Thursday 2nd of July at 12:00 noon at the latest. A Webex invitation will be sent to you afterwards on 2nd of July. In the meantime, please already block the date in your agenda if you plan to attend
Speaker: Mr. Javier GARCIA OLMEDO
LCL Conversations Webinar - Impact of COVID-19 on Green Supply Chains / Circular-Sustainable Economy
Event date: Tuesday, 07 July 2020
Hour:  17:00 18:00
Speaker: Shiva Dustdar, EIB, Carl De Maré, ArcelorMittal, Enrico Benetto, LIST
EU Commission approved European Space University for Earth & Humanity
Published on Friday, 10 July 2020
The University of Luxembourg is a partner in the project “European University - European Space University for Earth and Humanity” (UNIVERSEH), approved by the European Commission under the Erasmus+...
PhD Defence: "The Impartiality and Independence of Arbitrators in International Commercial Arbitration"
Event date: Monday, 13 July 2020
Hour:  14:30 17:30
Speaker: Mrs Angoura Stavroula
PhD Defence: “ The compatibility of ISDS provisions in extra-EU BITs and the Energy Charter Treaty with EU Law ”
Event date: Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Hour:  17:30 20:00
Speaker: Mr Michael De Boeck
Luxembourg Team Finishes Top 4 in European Law Moot Court competition
Published on Wednesday, 15 July 2020
After taking home a victory in the regional final in Bucharest this February, the University of Luxembourg team participated in the semi-final rounds of the European Law Moot Court competition via...
Uni.lu Legal Clinic to take part in Horizon 2020 funded project, LeADS
Prof. Elise Poillot
Published on Thursday, 16 July 2020
The University of Luxembourg’s Legal Clinic, led by Consumer Law professor, Élise Poillot, will be taking part in a research project on data protection called LeADS.
Lockdown strategies, mobility patterns and Covid-19
Prof. Konstantinos Tatsiramos
Published on Thursday, 16 July 2020
Professor of Labour Economics in the Department of Economics and Management, Konstantinos Tatsiramos, has co-authored a new article entitled ‘Lockdown strategies, mobility patterns and COVID-19’ wi...
Uni.lu Law professor develops winning arguments in CJEU Schrems II
Professor Herwig Hofmann
Published on Friday, 17 July 2020
The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) published its verdict in the Schrems II case on 16 July 2020. The judgement has far reaching consequences for international data protection and the...
Winter semester 2020/2021: Hybrid teaching mode
Published on Monday, 20 July 2020
The University of Luxembourg will implement a blended teaching and learning approach for the winter semester 2020/2021.
Congratulations to the Pierre Werner scholarship winners!
Published on Thursday, 23 July 2020
We are happy to announce that 4 students will receive the 2020 Pierre Werner Scholarship. This scholarship is made available by the Fondation Pierre Werner, under the aegis of the Fondation de Luxe...
Discover the results of the 2nd Logistics Networks Disruption Survey
Published on Friday, 24 July 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has shown very clearly the importance of well-functioning supply chains and logistics networks in today’s globalised economic context. On the other hand, the crisis also expos...
Profs Müßig and Löhlein publish in Accounting, Organizations & Society
Prof. Anke Muessig
Published on Monday, 03 August 2020
Dr. Anke Müßig, Professor of Accounting and Audit within the Department of Economics and Management at the Faculty of Law, Economics, and Finance (FDEF), and Dr. Lukas Löhlein, former PhD student a...
ERC Grantee strengthens mathematics, statistics and finance
Published on Monday, 03 August 2020
Mark Podolskij has been appointed professor in mathematics, with a focus on statistics, probability and finance at the University of Luxembourg. Prof. Podolskij brings with him a “Consolidator Gran...
Post-doc Dr. Başak Bağlayan authors human rights report for Luxembourg
Mapping the Business and Human rights landscape in Luxembourg
Published on Monday, 03 August 2020
On 15 July 2020, the Government of Luxembourg published an expert report on business and human rights prepared by our post-doctoral researcher Dr. Başak Bağlayan
Clinicité : L'Université au lycée
Clinicité : L'Université au lycée
Published on Tuesday, 04 August 2020
Nous sommes heureux de partager un documentaire sur le projet Clinicité (Clinicité : La clinique se rend dans la cité). 
Department of Economics and Management report now available
DEM Report 2017-2019
Published on Tuesday, 04 August 2020
The Department of Economics and Management report highlights research and teaching achievements of the department from 2017 to 2019. 
[Article series] The experts behind Luxembourg's COVID-19 fight
Dr. Basak Baglayan
Published on Wednesday, 19 August 2020
Dr Başak Bağlayan is a post-doctoral researcher in fundamental rights at the University of Luxembourg's Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance.
Winter semester 2020/2021: Hybrid teaching mode
Published on Wednesday, 26 August 2020
The University of Luxembourg will implement a hybrid teaching mode for the winter semester 2020/2021.

“Hybrid” teaching offers a mixture of in-person classes for smaller groups of students...

Remembering Corinne Molitor (1967-2020)
Published on Thursday, 27 August 2020
With Corinne who functioned inter alia as Chairperson of the Board of ADA - Appui au Développement Autonome, Luxembourg has lost one of its strongest and brightest leaders in the field of inclusive...
P-CUBE Project to Gamify Public Policy Making
P-Cube_project
Published on Thursday, 03 September 2020
Law professor Herwig Hofmann of the University of Luxembourg will participate with Professor Jacques Ziller of the University of Pavia in an innovative three-year project funded through the Erasmus...
Angelica Fernandez chosen as fellow for “Ethics of Digitalization”
Angelica Fernandez
Published on Monday, 07 September 2020
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance at the University of Luxembourg is proud to announce that PhD candidate (from DTU REMS II), Angelica Fernandez, was selected to participate as a fello...
PhD Defence: “Judicial Accountability in Egypt: Convergence between Western Laws and Islamic Jurisprudence. ”
Event date: Monday, 07 September 2020
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  Due to the circumstance the defense will be a mixed defence: - part of the jury members and the PhD will be present physically at the Weicker campus - the public will be able to participate virtually via WEBEX Please send your registration to Aline VANDER BORGHT, aline.vanderborght@uni.lu by Friday 4th of September at 12:00 noon at the latest. A Webex invitation will be sent to you afterwards.
Speaker: Mr Shamsaldin Ahmed Shamsaldin AL-HAJJAJI
University hosts Welcome Day for new students
Published on Tuesday, 08 September 2020
On Friday, 11 September, the University of Luxembourg will host the Welcome Day for all new students from 11.00 to 15.00 on Belval Campus.
LCL PhD Student Melvin Drent Awarded Best Student Paper by ISIR
Doctoral researcher Melvin Drent
Published on Wednesday, 09 September 2020
Melvin Drent, doctoral researcher at the Luxembourg Center for Logistics and Supply Chain Management (LCL), presented his paper remotely alongside four other finalists to members of the Internation...
Ferrero and FDEF to continue partnership
Ferrero and FDEF
Published on Thursday, 17 September 2020
After three years of successful collaboration, Ferrero Luxembourg will continue to offer a fellowship opportunity to up to five Master’s students from the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance. Fer...
Constituent power, political liberalism and the Kelsen-Schmitt opposition
Event date: Wednesday, 23 September 2020
Hour:  16:30 18:00
Place:  Visio conference via Webex
Speaker: Alessandro Ferrara, Professor of political philosophy University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
EULAW: Promoting knowledge of the EPPO among lawyers in the EU
EULAW
Published on Wednesday, 30 September 2020
Professor Katalin Ligeti, Dean of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance, will be principal investigator for the EUropean LAWyers training on EPPO (EULAW) project funded through the European Com...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Patent Boxes and the Success Rate of Applications
Event date: Wednesday, 30 September 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Ronald Davis, University College Dublin, UK
Webinar: LCL Conversation Series - Vaccine Development & Distribution Logistics in the age of COVID-19
Event date: Wednesday, 30 September 2020
Hour:  17:00 18:00
Speaker: Dr. Julie Swann, North Carolina State University & Dr. Prashant Yadav, INSEAD
Roundtable Discussion with keynote speach by Jean Asselborn :EU Migration policy - Beyond the rule of law? Consequences of Moria
Event date: Wednesday, 30 September 2020
Hour:  17:45 19:30
Place:  WEBEX conference
Speaker: Jean Asselborn, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs
Post-doc Laszlo Sandor contributes to CEPR eBook
Laszlo Sandor
Published on Thursday, 01 October 2020
Post-doctoral researcher in the Department of Finance, Laszlo Sandor has contributed an essay to a new eBook, titled ‘Publishing and Measuring Success in Economics’, published by the Centre for Eco...
LCL research recognised in leading journals
Benny Mantin and Nils Loehndorf
Published on Thursday, 01 October 2020
Director of the Luxembourg Center of Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Professor Benny Mantin, and Professor Nils Löhndorf, Chairholder of the Chair in Digital Procurement have recently publis...
LCL Conversation Series: Vaccine Logistics Webinar Recap
LCL Conversations Series 30 September 2020
Published on Friday, 02 October 2020
Did you miss the kick-off webinar of our LCL Conversation Series fall/winter season, "Vaccine Development & Distribution Logistics in the age of COVID-19"? Read a recap of our ex...
Profs. Braum and Gerkrath organise conference on EU Migration Policy
Published on Monday, 05 October 2020
On 30 September 2020, University of Luxembourg Law Professors Stefan Braum and Jörg Gerkrath organised a videoconference in the wake of the destruction of the Moria migrant camp on the subject of E...
6th Luxembourg FinTech Conference
Event date: Wednesday, 07 October 2020
Hour:  9:00 13:00
German Proportionality - The PSPP of the Federal Constitutional Court
Event date: Wednesday, 07 October 2020
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Anna Katharina Mangold, LL.M. (Cambridge), Chair of European Law
AFI, Luxembourg Ministries & FDEF collaborate for Financial Inclusion
AFI ERO inauguration
Published on Friday, 09 October 2020
On 5 October 2020, the Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI), the Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg launched the AFI’s European Repr...
TEDxUniversityofLuxembourg 2020
Event date: Monday, 12 October 2020
Hour:  18:30 16-10 | 20:00
Place:  online
Luxembourg’s bid to join the UN Human Rights Council in 2021
Published on Tuesday, 13 October 2020
Today the United Nations General Assembly is electing 15 States to the UN Human Rights Council. In the next election, a year from now, Luxembourg will be running for a seat at the Council for...
La clinique du droit est prête à opérer !
Published on Monday, 19 October 2020
Bienvenue aux cliniciens du droit !
Congratulations to the Pierre Werner Foundation Scholarship laureates
Published on Tuesday, 20 October 2020
On Monday 19 October 2020, the University of Luxembourg's Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance held a virtual event to officially announce and congratulate the 2019 laureates of the Pierre Werner...
Lunchtime Web Seminar in Law Law Beyond Nomos and Physis
Event date: Wednesday, 21 October 2020
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  Webex meeting
Speaker: Lukas van den Berge, Utrecht University
University receives strong THE subject rankings
Published on Wednesday, 28 October 2020
Times Higher Education (THE) has published its World Subject Rankings 2021, listing the University of Luxembourg in ten subject areas.
University marks the start of the academic year with excellence awards
Published on Wednesday, 28 October 2020
On 27 October, the University honoured lecturers and a student association during the annual Rentrée Académique, the official opening of the new semester, for their outstanding commitment and work...
Applications now open for the Portabella Foundation scholarship
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Published on Monday, 02 November 2020
We are delighted to announce that the Foundation Luis Portabella y Conte Lacoste will be offering a grant to support four students of the University of Luxembourg, as it did last y...
Clifford Chance renews support for Uni.lu Moot Court programme
Uni.lu Moot Court
Published on Wednesday, 04 November 2020
Following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding, Clifford Chance will continue to support the Moot Court programme at the University of Luxembourg for three more years.
High school students try out the University of Luxembourg
Published on Friday, 06 November 2020
From 2 to 6 November high school students from around the world experienced what it feels like to be a student at the University of Luxembourg during the “Université à l’Essai” (Test University).&n...
Visit the University of Luxembourg at the virtual student fair
Published on Tuesday, 10 November 2020
Future students can find information about study programmes of the University of Luxembourg from 12-13 November at the Foire de l’Étudiant (student fair).
Research Economic Seminar: Return migration and self-employment: Is there a 'jack-of-all-trades' effect?
Event date: Tuesday, 10 November 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Online via Webex
Speaker: Clotilde Mahe, Department of Economics and Management, Université du Luxembourg
The University launches the Institute for Advanced Studies
Published on Wednesday, 11 November 2020
The University of Luxembourg has launched an Institute for Advanced Studies (IAS) with the aim to strengthen its interdisciplinary research. The IAS will further reinforce the University’s internat...
Uni.lu @ Foire de l'Étudiant
Event date: Thursday, 12 November 2020
Hour:  9:00 13-11 | 18:00
Place:  online
5th Inclusive and Sustainable Finance Research Conference
Event date: Thursday, 12 November 2020
Hour:  9:00 14:00
Prof. Dr. Pierre-Henri Conac appointed as Max Planck Fellow
Published on Friday, 13 November 2020
As announced by the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg, Prof. Dr. Pierre-Henri Conac, Professor at the University of Luxembourg, has been appointed as Max Planck Fellow by the President of the Max Pla...
Prof. H. Hofmann gives talk on the Future of International Data Flows
Published on Monday, 16 November 2020
On 6 November, University of Luxembourg Law professor, Herwig Hofmann, led a discussion on the International Transfer of Data hosted by the Luxembourg Permanent Representative to the EU.
FDEF projects to receive over one million euros in FNR CORE funding
Prof. Ligeti and Prof. Picard
Published on Monday, 16 November 2020
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance is pleased to announce the success of two projects submitted in the framework of the Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) CORE grant.
Usucapion et prescription acquisitive
Event date: Tuesday, 17 November 2020
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker Salle B 001 (max 16 personnes) et via Webex 4 rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
The Rise of the Occupation Constitution
Event date: Wednesday, 25 November 2020
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  Webex video conference
Speaker: Prof. Christopher Thornhill, University of Manchester
Webinar and Interactive Dialogue: LCL Conversations Series - Supply Chain Resilience
Event date: Wednesday, 25 November 2020
Hour:  17:00 18:00
Speaker: Professor Anne Lange, LCL/FDEF, University of Luxembourg // James B. Rice, Jr., Deputy Director – Center for Transportation and Logistics (CTL), MIT // Professor Walid Klibi, Kedge Business School, Bordeaux, France
Virtual PhD Defense: Essays on market microstructure and banking
Event date: Thursday, 26 November 2020
Hour:  11:00 13:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg, G001
Speaker: Ms Sanja JANKOVIC
Book launch - Prof. Zetzsche - The Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive, 3rd Edition
Event date: Thursday, 26 November 2020
Hour:  12:00 13:00
Speaker: Prof. Dirk Andreas Zetzsche
Prof. Arnaud Dupuy publishes research in two top journals
Professor Arnaud Dupuy
Published on Monday, 30 November 2020
Arnaud Dupuy, professor within the Department of Economics and Management has recently published two articles in SJR-ranked Q1 journals, International Economics Review and the Journal of Applied Ec...
Student Success Story – Eco-tourism made in Luxembourg
Published on Monday, 30 November 2020
Philippe Freitas Morgado is a recent graduate of the University of Luxembourg’s Master of Entrepreneurship and Innovation. His start-up project, Simpleviu, will give tourists and locals a new and e...
DTU REMS II organises first annual workshop
DTU REMS II Annual conference
Published on Monday, 30 November 2020
The workshop "Norm-setters in the contemporary world" organised by DTU REMS II took place virtually from 17 November to 19 November 2020.  The purpose of the workshop was to explore...
Doctoral student Bilal Kchouri asks: Can blockchain boost sukuk?
Bilal Kchouri
Published on Monday, 30 November 2020
Bilal Kchouri, doctoral researcher in the Department of Finance, has recently published an article entitled “Tokenization of Sukuk: Ethereum Case Study” in the Global Finance Journal. The article w...
Uni.lu & Ministry of the Economy set up Chair in Digital Procurement
Published on Tuesday, 01 December 2020
The University of Luxembourg and the Ministry of the Economy announce the creation of an academic Chair in Digital Procurement. The Chair will be hosted at the University’s Centre for Logistics and...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Inside the White Box - Unpacking the Determinants of Quality and Vertical Specialization
Event date: Wednesday, 02 December 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Esteban Jaimovich, University of Surrey, UK
"Tax and the Digital Economy" recognised by BookAuthority
Published on Thursday, 03 December 2020
A recent publication by Prof. Werner Haslehner (University of Luxembourg, Holder of the ATOZ Chair for European and International Taxation), Prof. Georg Kofler (Johannes Kepler University of L...
Conference Closing Conference of the STARS Project
Event date: Friday, 04 December 2020
Hour:  9:30 16:55
Place:  Video Conference on Webex
Prof. Dirk Zetzsche ranked #4 out of 3,000 Top Law Authors by SSRN
Prof. Dirk Zetzsche
Published on Tuesday, 08 December 2020
Professor of Law at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance, Dirk Zetzsche, has been named as a Top Law Author in 2020 by SSRN, the open-access online database of early scholarly resear...
Research Economic Seminar: Finite sample properties of the GMM Anderson-Rubin test and identification issues
Event date: Tuesday, 08 December 2020
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation only on invitation Online via Webex
Speaker: Rutger Poldermans, Department of Economics and Management, Université du Luxembourg
University sees more than 1,600 graduates in 2020
Published on Friday, 11 December 2020
In the academic year 2019/2020, more than 1,600 students graduated from the University of Luxembourg. Overall, 659 Bachelor and 544 Master students as well as 121 doctoral candidates finished their...
Uni.lu graduate wins first edition of Best Business Plan Award
Philippe Frietas Morgado
Published on Monday, 14 December 2020
At the initiative of the Chamber of Commerce, the Best Business Plan Award was created to commend the work of a young deserving graduate of the Master in Entrepreneurship & Innovation, a progra...
Five higher education institutions create UNIVERSEH
Published on Monday, 14 December 2020
“UNIVERSEH – The European Space University for Earth and Humanity”, an alliance of five higher education institutions, was officially launched in a virtual inauguration ceremony today. UNIVERSEH wa...
PhD Defence : “TAXATION, DATA AND DESTINATION: An Analysis of the Compatibility of a Digitalized Destination-Based Corporate Tax and a Destination-Based Cash-Flow Tax with International and EU Tax and Data Protection Law Frameworks”
Event date: Wednesday, 16 December 2020
Hour:  15:00 18:00
Place:  Due to the current COVID circumstances the defense will take place in hybrid mode: - part of the jury members and the PhD will be present physically at the Weicker campus - the public will be able to participate virtually via WEBEX Please send your registration to Aline VANDER BORGHT, aline.vanderborght@uni.lu by Tuesday 15th of December at 12:00 noon at the latest. A Webex invitation will be sent to you afterwards.
Speaker: Julia SINNIG
PhD Defence : “Unlawful Content Online: towards a new Regulatory Framework for Online Platforms”
Event date: Thursday, 17 December 2020
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  Due to the current COVID circumstances the defense will take place in hybrid mode: - part of the jury members and the PhD will be present physically at the Weicker campus - the public will be able to participate virtually via WEBEX Please send your registration to Aline VANDER BORGHT, aline.vanderborght@uni.lu by Wednesday 16th of December at 12:00 noon at the latest. A Webex invitation will be sent to you afterwards.
Speaker: Mr Carsten ULLRICH
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Published on Monday, 28 May 2018
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Prof. Roman Kräussl explores gender and pricing bias in the art market
Prof. Roman Kraüssl
Published on Monday, 04 January 2021
Department of Finance professor within the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance and Alternative Investments specialist, Roman Kräussl, has co-authored the paper “Gendered Prices” accepted for publ...
PhD Defence : La controverse constitutionnelle grecque sur l'article 120 4 de la Constitution. Réflexions sur la compétence controversée du peuple en tant qu'organe de l'État.
Event date: Monday, 04 January 2021
Hour:  13:30 17:00
Place:  Université Paris Nanterre Bâtiment Grappin - salle 016 Or via Teams: To receive the link, please register before 1.00 pm on the 24th of December 2020 by sending a mail to : roila.mavrouli.001@student.uni.lu
Speaker: Mrs Roila Mavrouli
More than 800 guests explored the University virtually
Published on Monday, 18 January 2021
On 16 January, guests from around the world explored the option of studying at the University of Luxembourg during the virtual Information Day.
Online Seminar: LCL Conversation Series - A Legal Framework for Transparency & Sustainability in Supply Chains
LCL Conversation Series - A Legal Framework for Transparency & Sustainability in Supply Chains
Event date: Thursday, 14 January 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:00
Speaker: Alexis Bateman, Director, MIT Sustainable Supply Chains // Basak Baglayan, Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Luxembourg // Industry participation from ArcelorMittal and others
PhD Defence : Les fonctions de la responsabilité contractuelle dans la pratique judiciaire
Event date: Friday, 15 January 2021
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  Due to the current COVID circumstances the defense will take place in hybrid mode: - part of the jury members and the PhD will be present physically at the Weicker campus - the public will be able to participate virtually via WEBEX Please send your registration to Charlotte GLORIEUX, charlotte.glorieux@uni.lu by Wednesday 13th of January at 18:00 noon at the latest. A Webex invitation will be sent to you afterwards.
Speaker: Mrs Julie Boyer
Virtual Information Day 2021
Information Day 2021
Event date: Saturday, 16 January 2021
Hour:  10:00 16:00
Place:  Online
Prof. Élise Poillot publishes open access book on European Law
Prof. Élise Poillot publishes open access book on European Law
Published on Monday, 18 January 2021
Professor of Civil Law at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance, Élise Poillot, together with Professor Anna Maria Mancaleoni of the University of Cagliari, has recently edited an open access b...
Research Economic Seminar: The good, the bad, and the asymmetric: Evidence from a new conditional density model
Event date: Tuesday, 19 January 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Online via Webex
Speaker: Andreï, V. Kostyrka, Department of Economics and Management, Université du Luxembourg
Les usages des travaux préparatoires des lois au Luxembourg (le bon, le mauvais et l’indicible)
Event date: Tuesday, 19 January 2021
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker Salle A 101 (1er étage) L-2721 Luxembourg
FNR awards CORE grant to study the socio-economics of population aging
Prof. Andreas Irmen
Published on Thursday, 21 January 2021
Following the announcement of the success of projects CRIM-AI, coordinated by Professor Katalin Ligeti, Dean of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance and TSPQ, coordinated by Prof. Pierre Picar...
Moot Court Kicks off for new season
Moot Court Kicks off for new season
Published on Thursday, 21 January 2021
The University of Luxembourg’s Moot Court programme headed by Associate Professor Katerina Pantazatou officially kicked off on Thursday, 14 January with an online event bringing together students,...
Advanzia Bank awards fellowship to MSc Finance and Economics student
Viktoria Pervukhina
Published on Monday, 25 January 2021
Advanzia Bank, a Luxembourg-based digital bank founded in 2005 providing credit cards and payment solutions to individuals, businesses and financial institutions, has partnered with the Faculty of...
Prof E. Poillot appointed as expert for Evaluation of Research Quality
Prof. Elise Poillot
Published on Monday, 25 January 2021
Professor of Civil Law at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance, Élise Poillot, has been appointed as a foreign expert for the Italian National Agency for the Evaluation of Universities and Res...
Outgoing and Incoming student mobility updates
student_mobility
Published on Thursday, 28 January 2021
Despite the difficult situation worldwide, 50 FDEF students went on mobility during the current winter semester while we welcomed 36 incoming students. We do not know how things will develop intern...
Predicting bilateral migration flows with the SISTA algorithm
Prof. Arnaud Dupuy
Published on Wednesday, 27 January 2021
A research paper co-written by Prof. Arnaud Dupuy, professor within the Department of Economics at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance, has recently been accepted for publication in the revie...
LCL Masters students win award at MIT SCALE Supply Chain Research expo
Valeria Tennina and Wirakan Inthanu
Published on Thursday, 28 January 2021
Valeria Tennina and Wirakan Inthanu's Master thesis project "Last Mile Logistics in Small Cities", supervised by Joachim Arts and Francesco Viti and sponsored by...
Using robust optimisation to solve multi-item pricing problems
Assistant Prof. Çağıl Koçyiğit
Published on Thursday, 28 January 2021
Mathematical Programming, a top-core journal in TISEM list, has recently featured Assistant Prof. Çağıl Koçyiğit’s latest research on multidimensional pricing. The article “Robust Multidimensional...
Phd Defence : Contribution à la réactualisation théorique du rapport entre le contrat et la relation contractuelle au 21e siècle à partir des travaux d'Axel Honneth sur la reconnaissance
Event date: Friday, 29 January 2021
Hour:  15:00 20:00
Place:  Due to the current COVID circumstances the defense will take place in hybrid mode: - part of the jury members and the PhD will be present physically at the Weicker campus - the public will be able to participate virtually via WEBEX Please send your registration to Charlotte GLORIEUX, charlotte.glorieux@uni.lu by Wednesday 27th of January at 18:00 noon at the latest. A Webex invitation will be sent to you afterwards.
Speaker: Mrs Pascale Dufour
University honours outstanding doctoral theses
Published on Wednesday, 10 February 2021
The University of Luxembourg has honoured 15 doctoral graduates of 2020 with the first “Excellent Thesis Award” which recognises the outstanding quality of their doctoral theses. 9 awardees come fr...
Three questions to Dr. Nora Paulus, FDEF Excellent Thesis Award winner
Published on Wednesday, 10 February 2021
Dr. Nora Paulus is the Excellent Thesis Award winner from the FDEF Doctoral School in Economics and Finance. This award recognises excellence and quality in doctoral theses. We asked Dr. Paulus to...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Priority Queueing Systems with Deceptive Customers
Event date: Wednesday, 10 February 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Rouba Ibrahim, University College London, UK
Celebrating research excellence at FDEF
FDEF celebrates research excellence
Published on Thursday, 11 February 2021
The annual FDEF research awards at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance (FDEF) at the University of Luxembourg were held virtually on 8 February 2021. With 70 participants, the well-atten...
Virtual Master Days 2021
Master Days 2021
Event date: Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Hour:  16:00 25-02 | 19:00
Place:  Online
Online Seminar: LCL Conversation Series - Green Hydrogen – The Fuel of the Future?
Green energy
Event date: Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Speaker: Dr. Pit Losch, Advisor - Renewable Energies, Luxembourg Ministry of Energy and Spatial Planning / Dr. Florian Ausfelder, Team Leader - Energy, DECHEMA / Dr. Gaston Trauffler, Head of Industrial Policy - FEDIL
Exploring the future: on forensics, robots, humans and more
Published on Thursday, 25 February 2021
Six new interdisciplinary research projects have received multi-year funding in the context of the Audacity funding instrument of the University’s Institute for Advanced Studies.
Virtual Master Days inform about study programmes
Published on Friday, 26 February 2021
Prospective students from around the world explored their options of obtaining a Master’s degree at the University of Luxembourg during the virtual Master Days from 24-25 February.
Lux Team in top 4 at Price Media Law Moot Court Regional Rounds
Price Media Law Moot team
Published on Friday, 26 February 2021
The Monroe E. Price Media Law Moot Court Competition regional rounds took place from 8 to 10 February 2021. The University of Luxembourg team qualified for the second time for the Internationa...
Prof. Mark Cole speaks at European Audiovisual Observatory conference
Prof. Mark D. Cole
Published on Monday, 01 March 2021
FDEF Professor for Media and Telecommunication Law, Mark D. Cole, was invited to speak at the 2021 Council of Europe's European Audiovisual Observatory (EAO) Spring conference which took...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Does Competition Benefit Complements? Evidence from Airlines and Hotels
Event date: Wednesday, 03 March 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Silke Januszewski Forbes, Tufts University, USA
LCL eXplore Conference 2021 - Data Driven Supply Chains
eXplore Conference 2021
Event date: Tuesday, 09 March 2021
Hour:  14:30 10-03 | 16:30
Speaker: See conference agenda
No cold case – Uni researchers explore the future of forensic genomics
Published on Wednesday, 10 March 2021
Six new interdisciplinary research projects have received multi-year funding in the context of the Audacity funding instrument of the University’s Institute for Advanced Studies. 
Phd defense : ICAO and ITU Regulating Air-Traffic Communication
Event date: Thursday, 11 March 2021
Hour:  10:30 16:30
Place:  Due to the current COVID circumstances the defense will take place in hybrid mode: - part of the jury members and the PhD will be present physically at the Weicker campus - the public will be able to participate virtually via WEBEX Please send your registration to Charlotte GLORIEUX, charlotte.glorieux@uni.lu by Tuesday 9th of March at 18:00 noon at the latest. A Webex invitation will be sent to you afterwards.
Speaker: Mr. Federico Bergamasco
Phd Defense : L'encadrement juridique de la vente à distance par l'intermédiaire d'Internet en Côte d'Ivoire: Etude à la lumière de la directive 2011/83/UE.
Event date: Friday, 12 March 2021
Hour:  14:00 20:00
Place:  Due to the current COVID circumstances the defense will take place in hybrid mode: - the all event will be online - the public will be able to participate virtually via WEBEX Please send your registration to Charlotte GLORIEUX, charlotte.glorieux@uni.lu by Wednesday 10th of March at 18:00 noon at the latest. A Webex invitation will be sent to you afterwards.
Speaker: Mr. Franck Olivier Adde
Prof. Prüm receives order of merit for service to HRH The Grand Duke
Professor André Prüm
Published on Tuesday, 16 March 2021
Prof. André Prüm, full professor in law and founding Dean of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance at the University of Luxembourg, has received the Order of Civil and Military Merit of Adolph...
Two cohorts of Ferrero Fellows honoured at virtual ceremony
Ferrero Fellowship Ceremony 2021
Published on Wednesday, 17 March 2021
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance, along with corporate partner Ferrero Luxembourg, were proud to honour both the 2019-2020 and the 2020-2021 Ferrero fellows at a virtual ceremony which too...
Disparition de François-Bédia AKA
Professeur François-Bédia Aka
Published on Friday, 19 March 2021
C'est avec une immense tristesse que nous avons appris le décès de notre collègue et ami, le Professeur François-Bédia Aka.
Using econometrics to define effective COVID-19 lockdown strategies
Professor Kostantinos Tatsiramos
Published on Friday, 19 March 2021
Konstantinos Tatsiramos, Professor of Labour Economics in the Department of Economics and Management of the University of Luxembourg, and colleagues Nikos Askitas (Coordinator of Data and Technolog...
Virtual Open Day 2021
Open Day 2021
Event date: Saturday, 20 March 2021
Hour:  9:00 18:00
Place:  Online
Successful virtual Open Day welcomes 2,500 guests
Published on Monday, 22 March 2021
More than 2,500 guests explored the University of Luxembourg during its Virtual Open Day on Saturday, 20 March. The vast majority of guests came from Luxembourg, representing 41%.
Apply now for a fellowship with Bâloise Assurances and Bâloise Vie
Apply now for a fellowship with Baloise
Published on Tuesday, 23 March 2021
For the second year in a row, corporate partners Bâloise Assurances Luxembourg SA and Bâloise Vie Luxembourg SA will select up to 5 (five) high-potential students each academic year and will suppor...
Academia Meets Industry - Sustainable Finance: Sounding good or doing good?
Event date: Tuesday, 23 March 2021
Hour:  9:00 12:15
Place:  Online
Speaker: Several
Preparing for the future of finance with a new interdisciplinary track
Published on Thursday, 25 March 2021
Starting September 2021, the Master in Finance and Economics will offer a new track of specialisation in Digital Transformation in Finance.
Alternative Dispute Resolution in International Tax
Event date: Thursday, 25 March 2021
Hour:  9:00 18:00
Place:  online conference registration via Eventbrite (see below) - link to join the conference will be communicated in your registration confirmation from Eventbrite (by e-mail)
A look back at the 2021 digital eXplore conference
Published on Friday, 26 March 2021
The Luxembourg Centre for Logistics & Supply Chain Management, in the Faculty of Law, Economics & Finance at the University of Luxembourg, was proud to showcase a broad spectrum of expert s...
Inclusive Finance Certificate – New course format in 2021
Published on Friday, 26 March 2021
The ADA Chair in Financial Law (Inclusive Finance) at the University of Luxembourg’s Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance, together with Appui au Developpement Autonome (ADA), a non-governmental o...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Hiring subsidies for disadvantaged youth after the Great Recession. Short- and long-term net impact on employment
Event date: Wednesday, 31 March 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Campus Kirchberg, 29, avenue JF Kennedy L-1359 Luxembourg, ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Muriel Dejemeppe, Université catholique de Louvain, B
Lehman's Lemons: Do Career Disruptions Matter for the Top 5%?
Event date: Thursday, 01 April 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:15
Place:  Online Event (Webex)
Speaker: Anastassia Fedyk - UC Berkeley
Former FDEF PhD Student wins ICLQ 2020 Early Career Prize
Dr. Javier Garcia Olmedo
Published on Tuesday, 06 April 2021
Dr. Javier García Olmedo, a former student of the Doctoral School in Law, has been awarded the International and Comparative Law Quarterly (ICLQ) Early Career Prize for his article ‘Recalibrating t...
Prof. Roman Kräussl finds hidden information in economic forecasts
Prof. Romain Kraeussl
Published on Tuesday, 06 April 2021
Professor within the Department of Finance at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance, Roman Kräussl, explores the way strategic bias in the predictions of economic forecasters can act as a harbi...
Second Academia Meets Industry seminar tackles sustainable finance
Second Academia Meets Industry seminar tackles sustainable finance
Published on Tuesday, 06 April 2021
For the second edition of the Academia Meets Industry seminar series, the Department of Finance at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance partnered with EY Luxembourg for a half-day hybrid confe...
Wellbeing in a dissolved workplace: Towards a new work-life balance?
Published on Wednesday, 07 April 2021
The project W@W is one of six new interdisciplinary research projects which received multi-year funding in the context of the Audacity funding instrument of the University’s
Master of Logistics and Supply Chain Management ranked #1 worldwide
Published on Monday, 12 April 2021
The Master of Logistics and Supply Chain Management has been ranked #1 globally in the Supply Chain Management Master’s category by Eduniversal, a global leader in higher education information. Thi...
Research Economic Seminar: Labor market tightness and recruitment of foreign skilled workers
Event date: Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation Online via Webex
Speaker: Morgan Raux, DEM, Université du Luxembourg
L'exception d'illégalité des actes administratifs individuels devant le juge judiciaire
Event date: Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Intégralement suivie via webex Bâtiment Weicker 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
An updated Bachelor in Economics to better serve students and industry
Published on Wednesday, 21 April 2021
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance has redesigned its bachelor-level economics programme and updated course content to better help students prepare for life beyond the Bachelor. By dropping...
Balancing the European Central Bank’s independence and accountability
Published on Wednesday, 21 April 2021
The project EMULEG is one of six new interdisciplinary research projects which received multi-year funding in the context of the Audacity funding instrument of the University’s Institute for Advanc...
EU legislation on e-evidence – what is inside the (Pandora’s) box?
Event date: Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Hour:  12:30 14:00
Place:  Online. The platform, together with the link to attend the event, will be communicated to the registered participants in due course.
Lunchseminar in Economics: Irregular Identification of Structural Models with Nonparametric Unobserved Heterogeneity
Event date: Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Juan Carlos Escanciano, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, ES
Virtual Bachelor's Days 2021
Bachelor Days 2021
Event date: Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Hour:  16:00 22-04 | 19:00
Place:  Online
Luxembourg Sustainable Finance Seminar Series Session 1 - An update on the latest academic research on Sustainable Finance
Event date: Thursday, 22 April 2021
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Research Economic Seminar: The Effect of Research Grants on the Scientific Output of University Professors – Evidence for Luxembourg
Event date: Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation Online via Webex
Speaker: Katrin Hussinger, Department of Economics and Management, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Innovation Diffusion and Physician Networks: Keyhole Surgery for Cancer in the English NHS
Event date: Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Marisa Miraldo, Business School, Imperial College London, UK
Financial and Total Wealth Inequality with Declining Interest Rates - Online Seminar with Prof. Hanno Lustig (Stanford University)
Event date: Thursday, 29 April 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:15
Place:  Online Event (Webex)
Research Economic Seminar: The Causal Effects of R&D Grants: Evidence from a Regression Discontinuity
Event date: Tuesday, 04 May 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation Online via Webex
Speaker: Pietro Santoleri, Statec, Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Reconstructing daily schedules of individuals: a utility maximization approach
Event date: Wednesday, 05 May 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Michel Bierlaire, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, CH
New job opportunities in Economics of Migration
Published on Thursday, 06 May 2021
PhDs available positions in Economics of Migration
U.S. Banks and Global Liquidity
Event date: Thursday, 06 May 2021
Hour:  15:00 16:15
Place:  Online Event (Webex)
Speaker: Wenxin Du - University of Chicago
Les Assises du Code civil (E-conférence)
Event date: Friday, 07 May 2021
Hour:  9:00 12:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Organisé exclusivement en ligne 4 rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Research Economic Seminar: Transboundary Haze Games: Local Capture and Common Agency
Event date: Tuesday, 11 May 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation Online via Webex
Speaker: Ridwan D. Rusli, TU Köln, Germany
University bestows 1710 diplomas for the academic year 2019/2020
Published on Wednesday, 12 May 2021
The University of Luxembourg hosted a different “Graduation Week” on 11 and 12 May for graduates of the academic year 2019/20. The hybrid ceremonies allowed for award-winning graduates to receive t...
Fifth anniversary of the EU PNR Directive – la route vers la CJUE
Event date: Wednesday, 12 May 2021
Hour:  12:30 13:30
Place:  Online. The platform, together with the link to attend the event, will be communicated to the registered participants in due course.
Lunchseminar in Economics: Induced Automation: Evidence from Firm-level Patent Data
Event date: Wednesday, 12 May 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: David Hemous, University of Zurich, CH
La ministre de la Justice a invité aux Assises du Code civil à la FDEF
Les Assises du Code civil luxembourgeois
Published on Tuesday, 18 May 2021
Le 7 mai 2021 s’est tenue dans les locaux de la Faculté de Droit, d'Économie et de Finance (FDEF) de L'Université du Luxembourg la première session des Assises du Code civil, qui ouvrent le process...
PhD Defense : Encadrement des cryptomonnaies en droit pénal européen: réflexions sur la mise en réseau du droit.
Event date: Monday, 17 May 2021
Hour:  13:00 16:00
Place:  Due to the current COVID circumstances the defense will take place in hybrid mode: - part of the jury members and the PhD will be present physically at the Weicker campus - the public will be able to participate virtually via WEBEX Please send your registration to Charlotte GLORIEUX, charlotte.glorieux@uni.lu by Thursday 13th of May at 18:00 noon at the latest. A Webex invitation will be sent to you afterwards.
Speaker: Mrs. Loren Jolly
Study on New Rules for Online Content Dissemination
Published on Tuesday, 18 May 2021
This study, commissioned by the State Media Authority North-Rhine Westphalia and authored by Prof. Mark Cole, Dr. Carsten Ullrich, University of Luxembourg, and Christina Etteldorf (Insti...
In memory of Olivier Poelmans (1964-2021)
Olivier Poelmans
Published on Tuesday, 18 May 2021
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance of the University of Luxembourg is deeply saddened by the sudden passing of Olivier Poelmans, adjunct professor, and active member of the contract law team...
Research Economic Seminar: Outsourcing Decisions for Additive Manufacturing
Event date: Tuesday, 18 May 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation Online via Webex
Speaker: Anne Lange, LCL, Université du Luxembourg
Allen & Overy supports mobility and internships for Law students
Allen & Overy Partnership
Published on Wednesday, 19 May 2021
The Luxembourg office of the law firm Allen & Overy will partner with the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance (FDEF) of the University of Luxembourg and the association Les Amis de L’Universi...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Mobility, Congestion, and Accessibility in World Cities - Evidence from Google Maps
Event date: Wednesday, 19 May 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Gilles Duranton, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Demographics, Wealth, and Global Imbalances in the Twenty-First Century
Event date: Thursday, 20 May 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:15
Place:  Online Event (Webex)
Speaker: Adrien Auclert - Stanford University
Le fonctionnement des communautés de contractants : l’émergence de mécanismes contractuels innovants
Event date: Wednesday, 26 May 2021
Hour:  12:15 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Salle B001 maximum 14 participants Et en ligne via webex Bâtiment Weicker 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Chloé Leduque, Docteure, Université Lyon 3
FIGHTER project has successfully come to an end
FIGHTER Project
Published on Thursday, 27 May 2021
The University of Luxembourg, partner in the FIGHTER project, Fight Against International Terrorism. Discovering European Models of Rewarding Measures to Prevent Terrorism, (funded by the European...
Prof. Roman Kräussl gives 2021 global art market outlook
Prof. Roman Kräussl
Published on Monday, 31 May 2021
Each year, Professor Roman Kräussl, member of the Department of Finance and expert in alternative assets, authors the Manager Magazin’s Kunstindex about the year’s global art market trends. Listing...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Drinking from the Firehose: Preprints, Chinese Scientists, and the Diffusion of Research on COVID-19
Event date: Wednesday, 02 June 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Megan MacGarvie, Boston University, USA
Julien Pénasse studies the effect of artist death on the value of art
Doctoral Researcher Julien Penasse
Published on Monday, 07 June 2021
Around 1660, an Italian art dealer brought bad news to Rembrandt: his painting style was no longer in vogue and sold at lower prices. Soon after, Rembrandt disappeared and had the rumour spread tha...
Antonino Salmeri and EAGLE team release lunar governance report
Doctoral researcher Antonino Salmeri
Published on Tuesday, 08 June 2021
FDEF doctoral researcher and member of the SES Chair and DTU REMS II Unit Antonino Salmeri is pursuing his doctoral degree in space law with the support of the Luxembourg National Research Fund and...
Law enforcement access to financial data – off the beaten track
Event date: Wednesday, 09 June 2021
Hour:  12:30 14:00
Place:  Online. The platform, together with the link to attend the event, will be communicated to the registered participants in due course.
Lunchseminar in Economics: Self-guided Approximate Linear Programs
Event date: Wednesday, 09 June 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Selvaprabu Nadarajah, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
How Do Private Equity Fees Vary Across Public Pensions?
Event date: Thursday, 10 June 2021
Hour:  17:00 18:15
Place:  Online Event (Webex)
Speaker: Juliane Begenau - Stanford University
Lunchseminar in Economics: Why U.S. Immigration Barriers Matter for the Global Advancement of Science
Event date: Wednesday, 16 June 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Ina Ganguli, University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA
Research Economic Seminar: Real-Time Integrated Learning and Decision Making for Deteriorating Systems
Event date: Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Participation by invitation Online via Webex
Speaker: Melvin Drent, LCL, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Testing different structures of Spatial Dynamic Panel Data models by a bootstrap multiple testing procedure
Event date: Wednesday, 30 June 2021
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  ONLINE ACCESS
Speaker: Maria Lucia Parrella, University of Salerno, IT
Open Course on Modelling International Migration
Modelling International Migration
Event date: Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Hour:  14:00 09-07 | 12:00
Place:  Room C.16
Speaker: Prof. Michel Beine
Call for papers: 14th International Conference on MIGRATION AND DEVELOPMENT
Event date: Thursday, 09 September 2021
Hour:  8:00 11-09 | 17:00
Place:  LISER & University of Luxembourg - Esch-Belval, Luxembourg