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Lunchseminar in Economics: Losing My Religion: The Long Run Impacts of Imposed Atheism
Event date: Wednesday, 24 April 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Shqiponja Telhaj, University of Sussex, UK

  News & Events

Discussing the future of space law at the UN
Published on Wednesday, 05 April 2017
Prof. Mahulena Hoffmann and students from the Master in Space, Communication and Media Law visited the United Nations in Vienna in March, joining the 56th meeting of the Legal Subcommit...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Fixed-Effect Regressions on Netwwork Data
Event date: Wednesday, 05 April 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Martin Weidner, University College of London, UK
PhD Defense: Estimation of nonlinear panel data models: An integrated likelihood based approach
Event date: Thursday, 06 April 2017
Hour:  10:00 12:30
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg Salle BSC 001 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg (Luxembourg)
Speaker: Martin Schumann
LSF Lunch Seminar - Inference on Risk Premia in the Presence of Omitted Factors
Event date: Thursday, 06 April 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Stefano Giglio - University of Chicago
Researchers go back to school
Published on Tuesday, 11 April 2017
Teresa Quintel, a PhD candidate in law, joined other researchers from the University of Luxembourg to visit schools around the country to talk to pupils about their work.
Law professor joins European Commission expert group
Published on Monday, 24 April 2017
Prof. Gilles Cuniberti of the Research Unit in Law has been selected by the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Justice and Consumers (DG JUST) to join an expert group on conflict of laws...
Prof. Katalin Ligeti appointed special advisor to Commissioner Jourová
Published on Thursday, 13 April 2017
Katalin Ligeti, professor of European and international criminal law at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance, has been appointed as special advisor to Věra Jourová, EU Commissioner for Justice...
Alternative concepts for City Airports Industry Seminar
Event date: Thursday, 13 April 2017
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus Bâtiment des Sciences Room BSC-E00-001
Research underlines positive impact of press freedom on stock markets
Positive impact of press freedom on stock markets
Published on Thursday, 20 April 2017
In one of the first studies to assess the relationship between a country’s Press Freedom Index and its stock market characteristics, researchers at the University of Luxembourg have highlighted how...
Law Enforcement Challenges in the online context
Event date: Tuesday, 25 April 2017
Hour:  9:00 26-04 | 12:30
Place:  Weicker Building, Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Consumption Dynamics and Allocation in the Family
Event date: Wednesday, 26 April 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Alexandros Theloudis, LISER, Luxembourg
Luxembourg School of Finance students celebrate graduation
Valedictorian Oscar Samayoa, Banking and Finance, 2016
Published on Thursday, 27 April 2017
A group of 76 students from the Luxembourg School of Finance (LSF) of the University of Luxembourg celebrated the successful completion of their studies on Wednesday evening, graduating with degree...
LIS/LWS Users Conference
Event date: Thursday, 27 April 2017
Hour:  10:30 28-04 | 16:15
Place:  Maison des Sciences Humaines - Blackbox
Research Economic Seminar: Promoting Financial Literacy through a Digital Platform
Event date: Thursday, 27 April 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: Jian LI, CREA, Université du Luxembourg
3x3 FinTech Lecture Series: Experimental Insights into Smart Contracts
Event date: Thursday, 27 April 2017
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Weicker Building, room B001
Successful Supply Chain Day for the LCL
Published on Tuesday, 02 May 2017
The Luxembourg Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management (LCL) on 27 April joined the international Supply Chain Day, an initiative hosted across Europe and overseas in cooperation with the...
General Data Protection Regulation and the Employment Relationship
Event date: Friday, 28 April 2017
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Conference room B 001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Professor Achim SEIFERT
Research Economic Seminar: Inventory Decisions in the Presence of Strategic Customers: Theory and Behavioral Evidence
Event date: Thursday, 04 May 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: Benny Mantin, LCL, Université du Luxembourg
Quality of administrative services recognised
FDEF logo
Published on Monday, 08 May 2017
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance’s ISO certification for its administration and the administrative management of its activities was renewed at the start of May for the third consecutive time.
Research Economic Seminar: Policy and Politics: Trade Adjustment Assistance in the Crossfire
Event date: Thursday, 11 May 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment Central Room BCE 003
Speaker: Xenia Matschke, University of Trier, Germany
ABBL & LSF CONFERENCE : Basel IV: A Regulatory Turning Point?
Event date: Thursday, 11 May 2017
Hour:  15:45 18:00
Place:  EY Luxembourg 35E, Avenue John F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Room: Auditorium Parking spaces available on the EY premises
Justice Ministers and EU Commissioner join criminal law conference
Published on Friday, 12 May 2017
The Research Unit in Law at the end of April welcomed EU Commissioner Věra Jourová as well as the Luxembourgish and Belgian justice ministers to a conference on law enforcement challenges in the on...
PhD candidate wins BILETA postgraduate paper award
Published on Friday, 12 May 2017
Carsten Ullrich, a PhD candidate with the Doctoral Training Unit on Enforcement in Multi-Level Regulatory Systems (DTU REMS) has won the 2017 British and Irish Law, Education and Technology Associa...
Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance elects new Dean
Katalin Ligeti
Published on Friday, 12 May 2017
The University of Luxembourg’s Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance elected on 26 April a new Dean, Prof. Katalin Ligeti, who will take office with the start of the 2017-2018 academic year followi...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Migration, Labor Tasks and Production Structure in Europe
Event date: Wednesday, 17 May 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Giuseppe De Arcangelis, Sapienza, University of Rome
Research Economic Seminar: Remit for What? Information Asymmetries and Consumption-Investment - Decisions in Transnational Households: Evidence from a Field Experiment
Event date: Thursday, 18 May 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: Majlinda Joxhe, CREA, Université du Luxembourg
Faculty hosts alumni networking event
Published on Friday, 19 May 2017
Around 100 alumni, current students and staff attended the third annual alumni networking event hosted by the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance on 9 May.
The Future of EU Trade Policy: The Implications of Opinion 2/15 (EU-Singapore Free Trade Agreement)
Event date: Friday, 19 May 2017
Hour:  10:00 18:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Conference room B 001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Joint inaugural lecture: Roman Kräussl & Ulf von Lilienfeld-Toal
Published on Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Roman Kräussl and Ulf von Lilienfeld-Toal will hold their joint inaugural lecture on the value of art, and finance research in real estate on Thursday, 15 June 2017.
Workshop on "Economic Geography and Innovation"
Event date: Monday, 29 May 2017
Hour:  13:00 19:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg Main Building : Room BCE208
INVITATION 2nd Annual Symposium on Finance & Technology - Technology-enhanced Investment Forms
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Event date: Tuesday, 30 May 2017
Hour:  13:30 17:30
Place:  Sofitel Kirchberg - Salon Roméo
Speaker: Prof. Andreas Hackethal (Goethe University Frankfurt) & Mark Bell (Diversified Trust)
Tax Cooperation vs Tax Competition: Cross-Atlantic Perspectives
Event date: Tuesday, 30 May 2017
Hour:  16:00 19:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Consumer Law Clinic launches new outreach programme
Published on Wednesday, 31 May 2017
The “Clinique du Droit” (Consumer Law Clinic) is launching a new outreach programme – Clinicité – targeting high school students in Luxembourg as well as staff and students at the University, provi...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Radical Technological Change and the Involvement of Incumbents in Research Grant Competitions
Event date: Wednesday, 31 May 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Wolfgang Sofka, Copenhagen Business School, DK
3x3 FinTech Lecture Series: FinTech in light of Big Data & Data Protection Law
Event date: Wednesday, 31 May 2017
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Weicker building, room B001
Speaker: Prof. Mark Cole
6th Luxembourg Workshop on Space and Satellite Communication Law
Event date: Thursday, 01 June 2017
Hour:  9:00 18:30
Place:  SES Betzdorf Château de Betzdorf L-6815 Betzdorf
Law student selected among leaders of tomorrow
Published on Friday, 02 June 2017
Darina Mohamad, a law student at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance, recently took part in the St Gallen Leaders of Tomorrow Symposium, having been selected as one of 100 students worldwide...
New Media, New Jobs in the Digital Economy
Event date: Friday, 02 June 2017
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Conference room B 001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Valerio De Stefano, International Labour Organization
The art market bubble has burst
Roman Kräussl
Published on Tuesday, 06 June 2017
The most comprehensive global art market index, compiled by Prof. Roman Kräussl at the Luxembourg School of Finance at the University of Luxembourg, shows that the price for post-war and contempora...
U.S. International Tax Reforms under the Trump Administration
Event date: Wednesday, 07 June 2017
Hour:  12:15 14:15
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Omri Marian, Academic Director of the International Tax Program at the University of California, Irvine (UCI) School of Law
Lunchseminar in Economics: Terrorism and the Media: The Effect of US Television Coverage on Al-Qaeda Attacks
Event date: Wednesday, 07 June 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Michael Jetter, University of Western Australia
Research Economic Seminar: Economic Growth and the Cultural Transmission of Attitudes towards Education
Event date: Thursday, 08 June 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment Central Room BS 001
Speaker: Dimitrios Varvarigos, University of Leicester, UK
Fostering research skills at National University of Laos
Published on Friday, 09 June 2017
As part of a cooperation project to support the Faculty of Law and Political Science at the National University of Laos, a delegation of four PhD students and one post-doctoral researcher, accompan...
“Das Kaninchen bin ich” – Screening and lecture
Event date: Monday, 12 June 2017
Hour:  19:00 22:00
Place:  Ciné Utopia – Salle 5 16, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1510 Luxembourg
Speaker: film historian Dr. Katrin Sell (Berlin)
LSF Lunch Seminar Risk Premia at the ZLB: a Macroeconomic Interpretation
Event date: Tuesday, 13 June 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: François Gourio - Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Successful second edition for Finance & Technology Symposium
Published on Wednesday, 14 June 2017
The Luxembourg School of Finance (LSF) held its 2nd Finance & Technology Symposium around the topic of technology-enhanced investment platforms on 30 May.
Lunchseminar in Economics: Strategic Product Variety Choice: Theory and Empirical
Event date: Wednesday, 14 June 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Ulrich Kaiser, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Lunchseminar in Economics: Weak States: Origins and Consequences of the Sicilian Mafia
Event date: Thursday, 15 June 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Giuseppe De Feo, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK
Joint inaugural lecture: Roman Kräussl & Ulf von Lilienfeld-Toal
Event date: Thursday, 15 June 2017
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Weicker Building (room B001)
Speaker: Roman Kräussl & Ulf von Lilienfeld-Toal
Successful moot court season comes to a close
Published on Monday, 19 June 2017
Some 29 law students during the academic year 2016-2017 competed in so-called moot court competitions, allowing them to gather practical experience in fictitious trials competing against teams from...
Lecture Series in European and comparative labour law: The Future of the European Social Model : Trends and Challenges
Event date: Monday, 19 June 2017
Hour:  12:00 14:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Conference room B 001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Professor Catherine BARNARD (Cambridge University) and Judge François BILTGEN (Court of Justice of the EU)
3x3 FinTech Lecture Series: Corporate innovation, collaborative infrastructure, changing market dynamics
Event date: Wednesday, 21 June 2017
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Weicker Building, room B001
Speaker: Dr Zsofia Kräussl
LSF Lunch Seminar : The Relevance of Broker Networks for Information Diffusion in the Stock Market
Event date: Thursday, 22 June 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  K2 D2 Building Harry Markowitz Auditorium 2b rue Albert Borschette L-1246 Luxembourg-Kirchberg
Speaker: Marco Di Maggio - Harvard Business School and NBER
Research Economic Seminar: The changing structure of immigration to the OECD: what welfare effects on member countries?
Event date: Thursday, 22 June 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment Central Room BS 001
Speaker: Michal Burzynski, CREA, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Impact of Outsourcing Regional Flights on Network Airlines’ Demand
Event date: Tuesday, 27 June 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Martin Dresner, University of Maryland, USA
From Luxembourg to Harvard and Berkeley law schools
Published on Thursday, 29 June 2017
Two researchers from the Research Unit in Law have been selected as Visiting Scholars at prestigious law schools at Harvard University and the University of California, Berkeley.
LSF Lunch Seminar : Trade Creditors' Information Advantage
Event date: Thursday, 29 June 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Benjamin Iverson - Northwestern University
Tagung des makroökonomischen Ausschusses 2017
Event date: Friday, 30 June 2017
Hour:  12:15 01-07 | 13:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie, L-1511 Luxembourg Room BC002 (Central Building)
PhD Defence: Preliminary references to the Court of Justice of the EU: a right for individuals?
Event date: Monday, 03 July 2017
Hour:  14:00 17:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Clelia LACCHI
LSF Lunch Seminar : The Ostrich in Us: Selective Attention to Financial Accounts, Income, Spending, and Liquidity
Event date: Tuesday, 04 July 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance K2D2 Building 2b, rue Albert Borschette L-11246 Luxembourg Ground Floor, William Sharpe Auditorium
Speaker: Michaela Pagel - Columbia University GSB, NBER, & CEPR
3x3 FinTech Lecture Series: Software for FinTech Optimisation and Financial Inclusion
Event date: Tuesday, 04 July 2017
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  Weicker Building, room B001
Speaker: Dr Jacques Klein & Dr Tegawendé F. Bissyandé
Research Economic Seminar: Understanding audit oversight transformation: ramifications of institutional work and the power of (de-)mythologizing
Event date: Wednesday, 05 July 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment Central Room BS 001
Speaker: Anke Muessig, Université du Luxembourg
Exploring sustainability in accounting and finance
Published on Thursday, 06 July 2017
Professors, post-doctoral researchers and PhD candidates from the universities of Luxembourg, Hamburg and Oldenburg joined forces for a joint research seminar on accounting and finance in June.
Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance – Driven by values
Stefan Braum
Published on Thursday, 13 July 2017
The University of Luxembourg’s Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance during the past academic year continued its development in research, teaching, international relations and other outreach activi...
Cérémonie en l'honneur du Professeur Rusen Ergeç remise du Liber Amicorum
Event date: Friday, 14 July 2017
Hour:  17:00 19:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Faculté de droit, d’économie et de finance Bâtiment Weicker, Salle B 001 4 rue Alphonse Weicker, Kirchberg L-2721 Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: A Historical Study of the First 30 Years of Accounting Horizons
Event date: Monday, 17 July 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Stephen A. Zeff, Rice University, Huston, USA
University enters partnership with Ferrero in Luxembourg
Tonie van Dam & Bruno Conti
Published on Wednesday, 19 July 2017
The University of Luxembourg signed a new partnership agreement with Ferrero Group Headquarters in Luxembourg on 18 July 2017, providing a framework for student stipends, internships, PhD research,...
Prof. Kräussl appointed Visiting Scholar at Stanford
Published on Monday, 24 July 2017
Luxembourg School of Finance professor Roman Kräussl was appointed Visiting Scholar at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution, a public policy think tank, to carry out research into public-privat...
Wage development study published
Published on Monday, 31 July 2017
The Centre for Research in Economics and Management (CREA) has carried out a study for the Luxembourg Economy Ministry analysing the impact of sectoral interactions on wage development, comparing s...
Towards global FinTech research
Dirk Zetzsche, professor at the University of Luxembourg
Published on Wednesday, 23 August 2017
Three law professors from the University of Luxembourg, the University of Hong Kong (China) and UNSW Sydney (Australia) have joined forces to cooperate in researching the law and regulation of fina...
New FDEF Dean takes office
Katalin Ligeti
Published on Friday, 01 September 2017
Prof. Katalin Ligeti officially took office as Dean of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance (FDEF) on Friday, 1 September 2017, marking a new chapter in both her career and the history of the...
THE Rankings 2017-2018: Most international university worldwide
Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings, 2018 edition
Published on Tuesday, 05 September 2017
In the 2018 edition of the “Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings”, the University of Luxembourg has achieved the rank of 179, which it shares with the University of Twente. Since...
PhD Defence: The privilege against self-incrimination of corporations
Event date: Friday, 08 September 2017
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Stijn Lamberigts
“Nearly there!?” – Challenges and Chances of the GDPR with 8 months to go until applicability
Event date: Wednesday, 13 September 2017
Hour:  9:30 14:30
Place:  Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance Weicker Building, Room B001 (ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
PhD Defence : Asset Pricing Models with underlying Levy Processes
Event date: Thursday, 14 September 2017
Hour:  9:00 11:00
Place:  William Sharpe Auditorium - K2D2 Building - 2b rue Albert Borschette - L 1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Xuecan Cui
LSF Lunch Seminar - Stressed Banks
Event date: Thursday, 14 September 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  JFK Building Ground Floor Nancy Metz Rooms 29, avenue J.F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Diane Pierret - University of Lausanne
PhD Defence: The admissibility of direct and indirect judicial review and effective judicial protection in EU law. Analysis of the effectiveness of judicial review proceedings against EU measures via direct actions for annulment and national remedies
Event date: Thursday, 14 September 2017
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Athanase Popov
BANKING AND FINANCIAL DISPUTE RESOLUTION
Event date: Friday, 15 September 2017
Hour:  9:30 17:30
Place:  Università degli studi Roma Tre Dipartimento di Giurisprudenza Sala del Consiglio - Via Ostiense 159 Roma Italia
Research Economic Seminar: International Transmission through Product Quality and Variety: Missing Risk Sharing?
Event date: Tuesday, 19 September 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment Central Room BS 001
Speaker: Masashige Hamano, Waseda University, Tokyo and CREA, Université du Luxembourg
Research Economic Seminar: An axiomatization of the mixed Bentham-Rawls social welfare orderings
Event date: Tuesday, 19 September 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment Central Room BS 001
Speaker: Kohei Kamaga, Sophia University, Tokyo
Lunchseminar in Economics: The Effect of Entry on R&D Networks
Event date: Wednesday, 20 September 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Emmanuel Petrakis, University of Crete, Greece
Metamorphosis of the European Economic Constitution
Event date: Thursday, 21 September 2017
Hour:  9:00 22-09 | 18:00
Place:  Campus Weicker, room B001
LSF Lunch Seminar : How Do Individuals Repay Their Debt? The Balance-Matching Heuristic
Event date: Thursday, 21 September 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  JFK Building Ground Floor Nancy Metz Rooms 29, avenue J.F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Neale Mahoney – University of Chicago & NBER
Research Management Seminar: Corporate Social Responsibility and Dividend Policy
Event date: Thursday, 21 September 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment Central Room BS 001
Speaker: Mohammed Benlemlih, PWC, Luxembourg
New online platform for Bamako cooperation
Published on Monday, 25 September 2017
A new online platform has been launched providing news and information about the University of Luxembourg’s cooperation agreement with two universities in Bamako, Mali, in the field of economics an...
PhD Defence: Individual rights under EU law. A study on the relation between rights, obligations and interests
Event date: Monday, 25 September 2017
Hour:  9:30 13:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle C013 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Catherine WARIN
Artificial intelligence - The rise of the machines (and the regulator?)
Event date: Wednesday, 27 September 2017
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus Bâtiment des Sciences Room BSC-E00-001
Speaker: Benny Mantin, LCL, University of Luxembourg
EU Defence Rights in Criminal Proceedings: What Remedies?
Event date: Thursday, 28 September 2017
Hour:  12:30 29-09 | 17:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg Weicker Building Room B001
MEI celebrates 10-year anniversary
Published on Tuesday, 03 October 2017
The Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation officially celebrated its 10th anniversary on 22 September, celebrating the continuing success of the programme, which was founded to help...
PhD Defence: Corporations And Human Rights: Searching For International Norms For Corporate Conduct In Domestic Case Law
Event date: Wednesday, 04 October 2017
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle C013 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Basak Baglayan Ceyhan
POST Luxembourg presenting at LCL Industry Seminar Series
Event date: Wednesday, 04 October 2017
Hour:  16:30 18:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus Bâtiment des Sciences Room BSC-E00-001
Speaker: Achim Taylor, Director Logistics, POST Luxembourg
FinTech - Law and Regulation
Event date: Monday, 09 October 2017
Hour:  8:30 18:15
Place:  Banque Internationale à Luxembourg (BIL)
Research Economic Seminar: Economic Impact of Selection and Sorting of Mexican Immigration to the US
Event date: Tuesday, 10 October 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment Central Room BS 001
Speaker: Michal Burzynski, CREA, Université du Luxembourg
ATOZ Chair publishes new book on EU tax law and policy
Published on Wednesday, 11 October 2017
The latest volume in a series of publications based on research conducted by the ATOZ Chair in European and International Taxation has just been published. “EU Tax Law and Policy in the 21st
Theoharry Grammatikos and Fatima Chaouche win teaching awards
Published on Friday, 13 October 2017
Prof. Theoharry Grammatikos and PhD candidate Fatima Chaouche were awarded with the 2017 University of Luxembourg Teaching Award for the outstanding quality of their teaching.
PhD Defence: La compétence d'incrimination de l'Union Européenne. Recherche sur le pouvoir pénal Européen.
Event date: Monday, 16 October 2017
Hour:  15:00 18:00
Place:  Université Paris-Est Créteil Amphithéâtre B1, bâtiment B 83-85 avenue du Général-de-Gaulle 94011 Paris
Speaker: Perrine Simon
PhD Defence : Art as an investment
Event date: Tuesday, 17 October 2017
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Place:  JFK Building, Ground Floor, Nancy Metz Rooms
Speaker: Ali Nasser Eddine
Lunchseminar in Economics: The transmission of health across 7 generations in China, 1789-1906
Event date: Wednesday, 18 October 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Jean-François Maystadt, Lancaster University Management School, UK
Overseas experience for LSF students
Published on Tuesday, 24 October 2017
Students from the MSc in Banking and Finance and the Master in Wealth Management in September spent one week at partner universities in the US and Singapore to complete their studies.
How the financial press influences investor behaviour
Roman Kräussl
Published on Tuesday, 24 October 2017
Researchers at the University of Luxembourg have found that the financial press can have detrimental or positive effects on the behaviour of investors and their opinion on the economy as a result o...
Research Economic Seminar: Supply and Demand in a Two-Sector Matching Model
Event date: Tuesday, 24 October 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment Central Room BS 001
Speaker: Pawel Gola, University of Cambridge, UK
To Give or to Grab : The Principle of Conferral of Powers Post-Lisbon
Event date: Wednesday, 25 October 2017
Hour:  17:30 19:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Conference room B 001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Inge Govaere, University of Ghent, College of Europe
Providing expertise for the European Parliament
Published on Thursday, 26 October 2017
Prof. Mark D. Cole and PhD candidate Teresa Quintel have delivered a study doubting the necessity and lawfulness of certain provisions envisaged under the proposed EU Entry/Exit System (EES), which...
SAVE THE DATE : 6th Luxembourg Asset Management Summit
Event date: Thursday, 26 October 2017
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  Abbaye de Neumünster
LSF celebrates 15th anniversary
Published on Friday, 27 October 2017
The Luxembourg School of Finance marked its 15th anniversary with a special event on 26 October, welcoming Finance Minister Pierre Gramegna as well as renowned Harvard economist Andrei Shleifer.
Book Presentation and Discussion : International cooperation in financial markets regulation. How does it work ?
Event date: Monday, 06 November 2017
Hour:  12:00 13:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg 4, rue Alphonse Weicker Weicker Building Room B001 – Ground floor L-2721 Luxembourg
“Clinique du Droit” joins EU legal clinic programme
Published on Tuesday, 07 November 2017
The “Clinique du Droit” (Consumer Law Clinic) at the University of Luxembourg has joined an EU-wide cooperation to enhance legal clinics in the European Union, with a launch conference scheduled fo...
Lunchtime seminar: Instant Anticanon: The UN mass tort litigation memos
Event date: Tuesday, 07 November 2017
Hour:  12:30 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle C013 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Lesley Wexler
Lunchseminar in Economics: Building the City - Urban Transition and Institutional Frictions
Event date: Wednesday, 08 November 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By J. Vernon Henderson, London School of Economics, UK
Supply Chain Financial Analysis workshop
Event date: Thursday, 09 November 2017
Hour:  9:00 10-11 | 15:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus
Speaker: James B. Rice, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Prof. Benny Mantin, University of Luxembourg
Foire de l’étudiant : découvrez l’Université du Luxembourg
Foire de l’étudiant 2017, Luxembourg
Event date: Thursday, 09 November 2017
Hour:  9:30 10-11 | 18:00
Place:  Luxexpo – The Box (Luxembourg-Kirchberg)
LCL launches executive workshops
Published on Monday, 13 November 2017
The Luxembourg Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management (LCL) launched its executive education programme with a two-day workshop on Supply Chain Financial Analysis.
PhD Defence: Harmful Interference in International Law
Event date: Tuesday, 14 November 2017
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Simona Spassova
INVITATION - Panel discussion in honour of Edmond Israel
Event date: Wednesday, 15 November 2017
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building , Room B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg Parking facilities care available nearby at the Auchan shopping mall
LSF Lunch Seminar : Government Policy Approval and Exchange Rates
Event date: Thursday, 16 November 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Please note the location: Luxembourg School of Finance Campus Kirchberg / Main Building Paul Feidert Room 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi L-1359 Luxembourg
Speaker: Ivan Shaliastovich - University of Wisconsin-Madison
Overseas exchange in the field of law
Published on Friday, 17 November 2017
Doctoral students from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign visited the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance (FDEF) in November as part of an exchange programme launched in 2010.
EU CITIZENSHIP, FEDERALISM AND RIGHTS
Event date: Friday, 17 November 2017
Hour:  14:00 18-11 | 18:00
Place:  DAY ONE: Friday 17 November Court of Justice of the European Union Rue du Fort Niedergrünewald, Luxembourg Entrée Erasmus Grande salle d’audiences du Tribunal DAY TWO: Saturday 18 November University of Luxembourg, Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance 4 rue Alphonse Weicker, Kirchberg, Luxembourg – Room B001 (Ground floor)
Lunchtime Seminar in Law organised by Croix Rouge Luxembourgeoise : Urban Warfare: challenges with respect to IHL application and humanitarian consequences
Event date: Wednesday, 22 November 2017
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker Room B 001 (ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Kirchberg
Speaker: Vaios Koutroulis ¦ Professor of International Public Law, ULB - Martin Lagneau ¦ Executive Director, Handicap International Luxembourg
A regulation for an open, efficient and independent European Union administration
Event date: Wednesday, 22 November 2017
Hour:  14:30 17:30
Place:  European Parliament - Schuman Building
Speaker: Speakers: Pavel Svoboda, Heidi Hautala, Freddy Drexler among others.
Post-doctoral researcher wins Polish Prime Minister’s Award
Published on Thursday, 23 November 2017
Michal Burzynski, a post-doctoral researcher at the Centre for Research in Economics and Management (CREA), received the Polish Prime Minister’s Award 2017 for his doctoral dissertation.
Research Economic Seminar: Measuring Fiscal Effects of Immigration in EU
Event date: Thursday, 23 November 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment Central Room BS 001
Speaker: Majlinda Joxhe, CREA, Université du Luxembourg
Responding to digital disruption in finance
Published on Friday, 24 November 2017
Experts from Clearstream, the London School of Economics (LSE), Luxembourg for Finance (LFF) and the Luxembourg House of Financial Technology (LHoFT) discussed the future of finance and the impact...
Competitive Europe and the transformation of the welfare state
Event date: Friday, 24 November 2017
Hour:  14:00 19:00
Place:  Arendt House 41A avenue J. F. Kennedy L-2082 Luxembourg
Co-hosting EU parliament's Legal Affairs Committee in Luxembourg
Published on Monday, 27 November 2017
Prof. Herwig Hofmann, director of the Robert Schuman Institute of European Affairs and professor in European law, co-organised an extraordinary session of the European Parliament in Luxembourg on 2...
Research Economic Seminar: Simple Least Squares Estimator for Treatment Effects Using Propensity Score Residuals
Event date: Tuesday, 28 November 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment Central Room BS 001
Speaker: Myoung-Jae LEE, Korean University, Seoul
MIFID II A NOTRE PORTE Coup de Projecteur sur quelques aspects d’importance majeure pour la Place de Luxembourg
Event date: Tuesday, 28 November 2017
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Amphi BSC-E.03 Campus Limpertsberg
Same-day delivery and its impact on supply chains
Goodyear logo
Event date: Wednesday, 29 November 2017
Hour:  16:00 19:00
Place:  Goodyear facility
Speaker: Alexander Hübner, LCL, University of Luxembourg
Ratification and provisional application of EU mixed agreements
Event date: Wednesday, 29 November 2017
Hour:  17:30 19:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Conference room B 001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Dr Joni Heliskoski, Finnish Ministry of Foreign Affairs
LSF Lunch Seminar : Term structure of risk in expected returns
Event date: Thursday, 30 November 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  JFK Building Ground Floor Nancy Metz Rooms 29, avenue J.F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Irina Zviadadze - Stockholm School of Economics
La fumée et le roti: interplay between national sovereignty and the EU legal order in the EU international relations
Event date: Monday, 04 December 2017
Hour:  17:30 19:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Conference room B 001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Lucio Gussetti, Director and Principal Legal Adviser for Foreign and Security Policy and External Relations, European Commission
Lunchseminar in Economics: Global Warming as an Asymetric Public Bad
Event date: Wednesday, 06 December 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Louis-Gaëtan Giraudet, CIRED, Paris
Post-doctoral researcher receives “WINNER” Best Paper Award
Published on Thursday, 07 December 2017
Julien Penasse, a post-doctoral researcher at the Luxembourg School of Finance, won the inaugural “WINNER” Best Paper Award together with his co-author Magnus Dahlquist for their work on “The Missi...
“Politique d’emploi contre Droits sociaux à l’ère du Socle européen”
Event date: Friday, 08 December 2017
Hour:  12:00 14:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg JFK Building Conference room Nancy & Metz 29, rue JF Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Filip DORSSEMONT, Université Catholique de Louvain
Students receive their diplomas at the Graduation Week
Matt Taylor
Published on Wednesday, 13 December 2017
The University of Luxembourg is celebrating its "Graduation Week". In a series of events that started on Tuesday, 12 December, Bachelor, Master, and doctoral students receive their diplom...
LSF & LAWM Lunch Seminar : Get rich stay rich or the need of a fresh approach
Event date: Wednesday, 13 December 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Room B001
Speaker: Peter J. Mathis - M Capital Advisors S.A and BCB & Partners S.A
LSF Lunch Seminar - The Lost Capital Asset Pricing Model
Event date: Thursday, 14 December 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Julien Cujean - University of Maryland
Research Economic Seminar: Environmental Regulation and Sustainable Competitiveness: Evaluating the Role of Firm-level Green Investments
Event date: Thursday, 14 December 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment Central Room BS 001
Speaker: Jana Stoever, Universität Hamburg, Germany
The MLI and the OECD Update 2017: BEPS in Tax Treaties
Event date: Thursday, 14 December 2017
Hour:  17:00 19:30
Place:  Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance Weicker Building, Room B001 (ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Cryptocurrencies project receives FNR funding
Published on Tuesday, 19 December 2017
A research project exploring the fight against the criminal misuse of cryptocurrencies has been granted funding by the Luxembourg National Research Fund.
Lunchseminar in Economics: Combined Estimators for Panel Data Models
Event date: Wednesday, 20 December 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Aman Ullah, University of California- Riverside, USA
EU International Responsibility: From the Inside Looking Out
Event date: Tuesday, 09 January 2018
Hour:  17:30 19:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Conference room B 001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Pieter Jan Kuijper, University of Amsterdam
Doctoral candidate accepted to prestigious European scholars project
Published on Thursday, 11 January 2018
Ioannis Asimakopoulos, a doctoral candidate in law at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance, has been accepted as one of thirty junior researchers to join the Europaeum Scholars Programme, a le...
Supply chain management 4.0 workshop
Event date: Monday, 15 January 2018
Hour:  9:00 16-01 | 15:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus
Speaker: Kai Hoberg (Kühne Logistics University) & Benny Mantin (University of Luxembourg)
University teams compete in five moot court competitions
Published on Friday, 19 January 2018
Five teams with a total of 18 students have entered international moot court competitions this year, with the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance and partner Clifford Chance celebrating the cohor...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Bounds on Treatment Effects in Regression Discontinuity Designs with a Manipulated Running Variable
Event date: Wednesday, 24 January 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Christoph Rothe, University of Mannheim, Gemany
LSCM students embark on MIT conference stay
Published on Thursday, 25 January 2018
Students from the Master in Logistics and Supply Chain Management (LSCM) embarked on a three-week conference stay at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA, in January to present thei...
A partner for international data protection conference
Published on Monday, 29 January 2018
A group of professors, post-doctoral researchers and doctoral candidates from the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance joined the 2018 Computers, Privacy and Data Protection (CPDP) conference, wit...
Four young researchers awarded Pierre Werner scholarship
Published on Monday, 29 January 2018
Two doctoral candidates and two Master students at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance have been awarded the Pierre Werner Scholarship as part of a collaboration between the Fondation Pierre...
Inclusive finance programme a “perfect fit”
Published on Tuesday, 30 January 2018
Tasia Da Costa Quelhas and Josué Toho were two of 24 participants in the 2018 edition of the Certificate in Law and Regulation of Inclusive Finance, a programme that they described as a “perfect fi...
The European Economic Area as a Model for Brexit?
Event date: Tuesday, 30 January 2018
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building, Room B001 – Ground floor 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Carl Baudenbacher and Prof. Steve Peers
PhD Defence: La responsabilité du transporteur aérien en droit malien : originalité ou application des sources internationales
Event date: Monday, 05 February 2018
Hour:  14:30 17:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle C013 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Souleymanne Diarra
Supporting development in sub-Saharan Africa
Published on Tuesday, 06 February 2018
A team of researchers from the Centre for Research in Economics and Management (CREA) spoke at a recent workshop on the effective of public policies in the development of sub-Saharan Africa hosted...
« Le rôle du juge constitutionnel (africain et européen) dans la consolidation de la démocratie, des droits fondamentaux et de l'Etat de droit »
Event date: Tuesday, 06 February 2018
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  UNIVERSITÉ DU LUXEMBOURG Kirchberg, Bâtiment Weicker 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg Salle de réunion B001
Lunchseminar in Economics: Bargaining over Babies: Theory, Evidence, and Policy Implications
Event date: Wednesday, 07 February 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Fabian Kindermann, University of Bonn, Gemany
Law professor appointed to European Commission Expert Group
Published on Friday, 09 February 2018
Prof. Gilles Cuniberti of the Research Unit in Law has been selected by the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Justice and Consumers (DG JUST) to join an expert group on the Modernisatio...
Students meet employers during recruitment week
Published on Friday, 09 February 2018
Current students at the Luxembourg School of Finance were able to meet representatives from a number of companies active in the financial sector during the LSF’s third annual Recruitment Week.
Lunchseminar in Economics: Consumption Inequality across Heterogeneous Families
Event date: Wednesday, 21 February 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Alexandros Theloudis, LISER, Luxembourg
LSF Lunch Seminar : Monetary Policy through Production Networks: Evidence from the Stock Market
Event date: Thursday, 22 February 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Michael Weber - University of Chicago
PhD Defence: Le contrôle juridictionnel de conventionnalité et de constitutionnalité des lois au Grand-Duché de Luxembourg
Event date: Thursday, 22 February 2018
Hour:  15:00 18:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Carola Sauer Rappe
Lunchseminar in Economics: Goods and Factor Market Integration: A Quantitative Assessment of the EU Enlargement
Event date: Wednesday, 28 February 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Luca David Opromolla, Banco de Portugal, Lisboa, Portugal
eXplore Conference: Navigating the future of supply chains
Event date: Thursday, 01 March 2018
Hour:  10:00 16:30
Place:  Chambre des métiers du Grand-Duché de Luxembourg
Speaker: Chris Caplice, MIT CTL, Joachim Arts, LCL
Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the Court of Justice of the European Union
Event date: Tuesday, 06 March 2018
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Campus Kirchberg, Weicker Building, Room B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Mikael Rask Madsen (University of Copenhagen)
The future is now for supply chain innovation
Benny Mantin & Guest Speaker
Published on Thursday, 08 March 2018
The Luxembourg Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management hosted its second annual eXplore conference on 1 March featuring high-profile speakers from industry and academia giving insights int...
Ferrero Fellowships awarded to five students
Published on Friday, 09 March 2018
Five students were officially awarded the Ferrero Fellowship on 1 March, receiving a scholarship and internship opportunities through a partnership between the University of Luxembourg and Ferrero...
Lunchseminar in Economics: How Redeployable are Patent Assets? Evidence from Failed Startups
Event date: Wednesday, 14 March 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Carlos J. Serrano, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain
Algorithmic Trading: An Introduction and Preliminary Experimental Results
Event date: Wednesday, 14 March 2018
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building, B 001, ground floor 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Tibor NEUGEBAUER, University of Luxembourg
LSF Lunch Seminar : The Failure of a Clearinghouse: Empirical Evidence
Event date: Thursday, 15 March 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Guillaume Vuillemey - HEC Paris and CEPR
Research Economic Seminar: Shadow wages in cost-benefit rules for project and policy analyses: estimates for OECD countries
Event date: Thursday, 15 March 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment Central Room BS 001
Speaker: Armin D. Rieß, University of Luxembourg
Scientific misconduct harms prior collaborators
Prof. Katrin Hussinger
Published on Friday, 16 March 2018
Scientists should choose their associates carefully, researchers at the University of Luxembourg and the Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW), Mannheim, recommend, as future misconduct by co...
FNR CORE funding for real estate finance project
Prof. Ulf von Lilienfeld-Toal
Published on Wednesday, 21 March 2018
Prof. Ulf von Lilienfeld-Toal (Luxembourg School of Finance) has been granted substantial funding by the Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) for a multi-annual research project on the regulatio...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Highways, Market Access, and Spatial Sorting
Event date: Wednesday, 21 March 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 004
Speaker: By Frédéric Robert-Nicoud, Geneva School of Management, University of Geneva, Switzerland
LSF Lunch Seminar . Import Competition and Household Debt
Event date: Thursday, 22 March 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Julien Sauvagnat – Bocconi University
Flying the flag for logistics during official state visit
Published on Friday, 23 March 2018
The Luxembourg Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management (LCL) took part in the Grand Duchy’s official state visit to France in March.
New publication sheds light on public authority
Allocating Authority - Book Cover
Published on Tuesday, 27 March 2018
The Research Unit in Law is proud to present a new book edited by Prof. Joana Mendes published at the start of 2018.
Art and gender research presented at Yale University
Prof. Roman Kräussl speaking at Battery Club
Published on Thursday, 12 April 2018
Prof. Roman Kräussl and Dr Julien Penasse from the Luxembourg School of Finance spoke at the Yale Symposium on Art and Gender, joining an international group of experts and practitioners to explore...
Uni.lu professor among top 30 legal scholars in the world
Published on Monday, 16 April 2018
Prof. Dirk Zetzsche, ADA Chair in Financial Law (Inclusive Finance), has emerged among the top 30 legal scholars worldwide, according to the Social Science Research Network (SSRN).
Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the Court of Justice of the European Union
Event date: Tuesday, 17 April 2018
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Campus Kirchberg, Weicker Building, Room B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Morten Rasmussen (University of Copenhagen)
Tax and the Digital Economy
Event date: Friday, 20 April 2018
Hour:  8:15 18:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Addressing the (tax) competitiveness challenges of small states
Published on Monday, 23 April 2018
Small countries do not inevitably have to lower their taxes to be competitive, according to Prof. Patrice Pieretti who recently spoke at a conference on competitiveness of small EU states organised...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Optimal patent licensing and price-reducing taxes
Event date: Wednesday, 25 April 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 004
Speaker: By Georgios Stamatopoulos, University of Crete, Greece
PhD Defense: Traditions in Tensions: An Ethnographic Inquiry of Luxembourg's Family-Run Hotels
Event date: Wednesday, 25 April 2018
Hour:  13:15 14:15
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus Room BC 306 162 A avenue de la Faïencerie 1511 Luxembourg-city (Luxembourg)
Speaker: Rocky Adiguna
La primauté du droit de l’Union européenne et l’identité constitutionnelle des Etats membres : Vers une nouvelle coexistence
Event date: Wednesday, 25 April 2018
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker Salle de conférence B 001 (rez de chaussée) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Michail Vilaras, Juge à la Cour de Justice de l’Union européenne
Research Economic Seminar: Risk and Refugee Migration
Event date: Thursday, 26 April 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment Central Room BS 001
Speaker: Majlinda Joxhe, CREA, Université du Luxembourg
The principle of effectiveness in the judicial dialogue between the CJEU and domestic courts
Event date: Thursday, 26 April 2018
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  UNIVERSITE DU LUXEMBOURG Bâtiment des Sciences, Salle 015 - Limpertsberg Campus 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Ass. Orsola RAZZOLINI, University of Genova
LSF & LAWM Seminar : Navigating the New Normal in Private Equity
Event date: Monday, 30 April 2018
Hour:  18:00 20:30
Place:  Location: JFK Building Nancy Metz Room/ Ground Floor 29 Boulevard JF Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Klaas Baks - Co-Founder and Director of the Emory Center for Alternative Investments and Finance Professor at Emory University
Book analyses principles on life time contracts
Published on Wednesday, 02 May 2018
A new publication edited by Luca Ratti, associate professor of European and comparative labour law at the Research Unit in Law, serves as a new academic reflection on the so-called Life Time Contra...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Confidence Intervals for Projections of Partially Identified Parameters
Event date: Wednesday, 02 May 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Jörg Stoye, Bonn Graduate School of Economics, Germany
The Economic and the Social in the case Law of the CJEU: searching for a fair Balance
Event date: Thursday, 03 May 2018
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Speaker: Prof. Giovanni ORLANDINI, University of Siena
Lunchseminar in Economics: Do Patent Entities Harm Innovation? Evidence from Patent Transfers in Europe
Event date: Thursday, 03 May 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Valerio Sterzi, GRETHA, University of Bordeaux, France
PhD Defence: Enforcing competition Law through leniency programmes in the light of fundamental rights
Event date: Monday, 07 May 2018
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Emma SALEMME
Slash and Burn? In the U.S. Congress and the Trump Administration: Permanent Damage or Short-Term Setback?
Event date: Tuesday, 08 May 2018
Hour:  12:30 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Conference room B 001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Professor Susan Rose-Ackerman, Yale University
FNR funding to address global financial market access and Brexit
Published on Wednesday, 09 May 2018
Uni.lu professor of financial market law Pierre-Henri Conac has obtained funding from the FNR to address the current and future possible role of the International Organisation of Securities Commiss...
Le projet de Code des sociétés et associations : La Belgique, futur Delaware de l’Union européenne ?
Event date: Wednesday, 09 May 2018
Hour:  12:15 13:45
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Salle de conférence B.001 (rez-de-chaussée) Bâtiment Weicker 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Roman Aydogdu, Professeur à l’Université de Liège
Lunchseminar in Economics: A new year, a new you? Heterogeneity and self-control in food purchases
Event date: Wednesday, 09 May 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 004
Speaker: By Frédéric Vermeulen, University of Leuven, Belgium
Lunchtime Seminar en droit : Faire confiance à la confiance mutuelle ?
Event date: Tuesday, 15 May 2018
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  Université de Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker Salle B001 (Rez de Chaussée) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Henri LABAYLE ¦ Professeur à l’Université de Pau et au Collège d’Europe de Bruges
LSF professor makes headlines in the art-finance world
Published on Wednesday, 16 May 2018
An analysis of art auction prices and a model for a democratization of the art market, both authored by Prof. Roman Kräussl at the Luxembourg School of Finance (LSF), have made headlines around the...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Housing policies and homeownership: A multi-country analysis
Event date: Wednesday, 16 May 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 004
Speaker: By Konstantin Kholodilin, Deutsches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung (DIW), Berlin
LSF Lunch Seminar : Speculative Dynamics of Prices and Volume
Event date: Thursday, 17 May 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Charles G. Nathanson - Northwestern University
Lunchseminar in Economics: Workers, Firms and Life-Cycle Wage Dynamics
Event date: Thursday, 17 May 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 104
Speaker: By Lorenzo Cappellari, Università Cattolica Milan, Italy
Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the Court of Justice of the European Union
Event date: Friday, 18 May 2018
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Campus Kirchberg, Weicker Building, Room B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Karen McAuliffe, University of Birmingham
New Tax Challenges – US and EU Perspectives
Event date: Friday, 18 May 2018
Hour:  16:00 19:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Spatial Linkages, Global Shocks, and Local Labor Markets: Theory and Evidence
Event date: Tuesday, 29 May 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 304
Speaker: By Costas Arkolakis, GRETHA, Yale University, USA
Students celebrate moot court successes
Published on Wednesday, 30 May 2018
Master of Laws (LL.M.) students at the University of Luxembourg recently celebrated the close of another successful moot court season.
Preventing and Resolving Conflicts of Jurisdiction in EU Criminal Law
Event date: Thursday, 31 May 2018
Hour:  9:00 17:30
Place:  Bâtiment Weicker Room B001, ground floor
Lecture series : European Constitutionalisms, the Social Market Economy, and the Principle of Accommodation
Event date: Thursday, 31 May 2018
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Limpertsberg Campus Bâtiment des Sciences, room BSC 304 162a, Avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg
Speaker: Professor Nicola COUNTOURIS, University College London
LSF Lunch Seminar : Making Money: Commercial Banks, Liquidity Transformation and the Payment System
Event date: Thursday, 31 May 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Christine Parlour - U.C. Berkeley
Lunchseminar in Economics: Why East Germany did not become a new Mezzogiorno
Event date: Thursday, 31 May 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 104
Speaker: By Pasquale Scaramozzino, SOAS University of London and Università di Roma Vergata
3rd Annual Finance&Technology Symposium - 04 June 2018
Event date: Monday, 04 June 2018
Hour:  13:30 17:30
Place:  Sofitel Kirchberg Salon Romeo 4, Rue du Fort Niedergrunewald, Quartier Européen Nord L-2015 Luxemburg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Employment Adjustments Around Childbirth: Gender and Family-Related Differences
Event date: Tuesday, 05 June 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 104
Speaker: By Nabanita Datta Gupta, BSS, Aarhus University, DK
Comprehensive analysis of investment fund taxation
Published on Wednesday, 06 June 2018
A new book edited by Prof. Werner Haslehner, holder of the ATOZ Chair in European and International Taxation, offers the first comprehensive analysis of changes in investment fund tax law at domest...
CHILDCARE closing workshop: Optimal policies in the market for childcare: theory and empirical evidence
Event date: Wednesday, 06 June 2018
Hour:  13:30 07-06 | 16:30
Place:  Maison des Sciences Humaines (MSH), Belval/Esch-sur-Alzette
Speaker: Arnaud DUPUY
CHILDCARE closing workshop: Optimal policies in the market for childcare: theory and empirical evidence
Event date: Wednesday, 06 June 2018
Hour:  13:30 07-06 | 16:30
Place:  Maison des Sciences Humaines (MSH), Belval/Esch-sur-Alzette
Speaker: Arnaud DUPUY
Digitalisation in supply chain management workshop
Event date: Thursday, 07 June 2018
Hour:  9:00 08-06 | 15:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus
Speaker: David Gonzalves, Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation, Sergei Tikhomirov & Joachim Arts, University of Luxembourg
Students turn experts at data protection event
Published on Monday, 11 June 2018
Students from the Master in Space, Communication and Media Law had the exciting opportunity to join a national data protection conference and present research on GDPR to an audience including Prime...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Higher education supply, local competition and economic performance: evidence from Italy
Event date: Tuesday, 12 June 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 104
Speaker: By Simone Moriconi, IESEG School of Management, Paris
Connecting the dots between economics, culture and religion
Published on Wednesday, 13 June 2018
The 2018 edition of the Association for the Study of Religion, Economics and Culture’s (ASREC) annual workshop in Europe was hosted by the Centre for Research in Economics and Management at Uni.lu...
Lunchseminar in Economics: An Analytical and Empirical Look at Hotel Standby Upgrades
Event date: Wednesday, 13 June 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 104
Speaker: By Mark Ferguson, Darla Moore School of Business, USA
LSF Lunch Seminar - Insurers as Asset Managers and Systemic Risk
Event date: Thursday, 14 June 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Andrew Ellul- Indiana University, CEPR, CESF and ECGI
Lunchseminar in Economics: Macroeconomic implications of learning and financial frictions in interdependent economies
Event date: Thursday, 14 June 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 104
Speaker: By Erica Perego, University of Paris-Saclay, France
FDEF signs agreement with the LHoFT
Published on Tuesday, 19 June 2018
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance (FDEF) has signed a cooperation agreement with the Luxembourg House of Finance Technology (LHoFT) Foundation to collaborate on projects within the field of...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Team Selection, Productivity, and the Gender Gap in Science
Event date: Wednesday, 20 June 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 104
Speaker: By Karin Hoisl, University of Mannheim, Germany
Lunchseminar in Economics: The counting approach to multidimensional poverty - The case of four African countries
Event date: Thursday, 21 June 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 204
Speaker: By Valérie Berenger, University of Toulon, France
Catherine Warin awarded Pierre Pescatore prize
Published on Friday, 22 June 2018
Doctoral graduate Catherine Warin, who completed her thesis on the topic of “Individual rights under European Union law”, has been awarded the Pierre Pescatore prize for the best doctoral thesis by...
Roundtable - Recent Developments in EU External Relations Law
Event date: Friday, 22 June 2018
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Conference room B 001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
LSF Lunch Seminar - A Corporate Financing-Based Asset Pricing Model
Event date: Thursday, 28 June 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Roberto Steri - University of Lausanne and Swiss Finance Institute
PhD Defense: Disambiguation of Researcher Careers: Shifting the Perspective from Documents to Authors
Event date: Thursday, 28 June 2018
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Place:  28 June 2018 at 16:00 Limpertsberg Campus Room BC 012 162A, Avenue de la Faïencerie 1511 Luxembourg
Speaker: Thorsten DOHERR
Inaugural LCL Master cohort celebrates successful year
Published on Friday, 29 June 2018
Students from the Master in Logistics and Supply Chain Management celebrated the successful completion of their studies on 28 June, presenting their research to their professors, peers and LCL indu...
LL.M. students to benefit from new partnerships
Published on Wednesday, 04 July 2018
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance (FDEF) has signed new partnerships with the ESSEC Business School and the European Parliament offering new opportunities for students in four of its Master...
Efficient Bubbles?
Event date: Thursday, 05 July 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Erik Loualiche - University of Minnesota
CREA Best Paper Award presented to postdocs
Published on Wednesday, 11 July 2018
Postdoctoral researchers Michal Burzynski and Imen Derouiche received the Best Paper Award presented annually by the Centre for Research in Economics and Management (CREA) to two if its junior rese...
Research exchange between Uni.lu and Laos
Published on Thursday, 12 July 2018
The University of Luxembourg welcomed two visiting researchers from Laos this year while professors from the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance took part in lectures and workshops in Vientiane.
Research on European law wins outreach prize
Published on Thursday, 12 July 2018
The Research Network on EU Administrative Law (ReNEUAL) has won first prize at the “Altiero Spinelli Prize for Outreach: Spreading Knowledge about Europe”, chosen from more than 270 applicants.
Reflecting on the Effectiveness of EU Anti-Discrimination Law
Event date: Friday, 13 July 2018
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Faculté de droit, d'économie et de finance Weicker Building Room B.001 (ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Professor Mark BELL, Trinity College Dublin
Reviewing the first year as Dean
Published on Tuesday, 21 August 2018
Prof. Katalin Ligeti in September 2017 took up the office of Dean of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance. At the end of her first academic year in office, she looks back at some of the highli...
Top-tier publication in supply chain management
Published on Thursday, 06 September 2018
A paper on strategic consumers and their impact on the inventory management of companies, co-authored by Prof. Benny Mantin, is set to appear in the top-tier journal Productions and Operations Mana...
Arbitrage Free Dispersion
Event date: Thursday, 06 September 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Fabio Trojani - University of Geneva
Research for European Parliament Intergroup Report presented
Published on Tuesday, 11 September 2018
Research coordinated by Dr Mauro Gatti (University of Luxembourg) on the state of freedom of religion in the world was published by the European Parliament’s Intergroup on Freedom of Religion or Be...
Inaugural Lecture Prof. Konstantinos Tatsiramos
Published on Tuesday, 11 September 2018
Prof. Konstantinos Tatsiramos will officially be welcomed to the University of Luxembourg academic community during his inaugural lecture, "Unemployment benefits and job match quality" on...
PhD Defence: The New Generation of Free Trade Agreements in the External Action of the European Union
Event date: Tuesday, 11 September 2018
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle C013 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Siri SILVEREKE
Barreau de Luxembourg to award graduation prizes
Published on Tuesday, 18 September 2018
The Barreau de Luxembourg and the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance on 17 September signed a partnership for the awarding of graduation prizes for Bachelor and Master students in law.
A Tale of Two Premiums: The Role of Hedgers and Speculators in Commodity Futures Markets
Event date: Tuesday, 18 September 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: K. Geert Rouwenhorst - Yale School of Management
Welcome to the academic year 2018-2019
Published on Wednesday, 19 September 2018
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance is happy to welcome all new and returning students for the academic year 2018-2019!
Lunchseminar in Economics: Opportunity and Inequality across Generations
Event date: Wednesday, 19 September 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Winfried Koeniger, University of St Gallen, Switzerland
Prof. Elise Poillot appointed Head of Research Unit in Law
Published on Thursday, 20 September 2018
The Research Unit in Law (RUL) started the academic year 2018-2019 under new leadership, with Prof. Elise Poillot elected to the office by her colleagues.
Capitalists in the Twenty-First Century
Event date: Thursday, 20 September 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Eric Zwick - University of Chicago and NBER
Research Economic Seminar: Automation and Leisure in the Era of Population Aging
Event date: Thursday, 20 September 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment Central Room BS 001
Speaker: Andreas Irmen, CREA, Université du Luxembourg
LCL announces launch of 2018-2019 executive education
Published on Friday, 21 September 2018
The Luxembourg Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management (LCL) is launching its executive education activities for the 2018-2019 academic year with a financial analysis workshop in November.
The Judicial Power of Africa’s Supranational Courts / Le pouvoir judiciaire des cours supranationales d’Afrique
Event date: Friday, 21 September 2018
Hour:  9:30 17:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Batiment Weicker – Salle B001 4, Rue Alphonse Weicker l-2721 Luxembourg
CREA post-doctoral researcher wins Beckmann Award
Published on Tuesday, 25 September 2018
Dr Laurent Bergé, a post-doctoral researcher at the Centre for Research in Economics and Management (CREA), has won the Martin Beckmann RSAI Annual Award 2018 for his paper on “Network proximity in...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Universities and Science-Based Innovation in the Private Sector
Event date: Wednesday, 26 September 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Martin Watzinger, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany
The Limits of Limited Liability: Evidence from Industrial Pollution
Event date: Thursday, 27 September 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker Room C 013 (ground floor) L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Pat Akey - University of Toronto
Unicareers.lu - The official career fair of the University of Luxembourg
unicareers.lu at LUXEXPO THE BOX
Event date: Friday, 28 September 2018
Hour:  10:00 17:00
Place:  LUXEXPO THE BOX Plateau de Kirchberg Rue Carlo Hemmer L-1734 Luxembourg
CONCLUDING LECTURE SOLIDARITY AND CONFLICT EUROPEAN SOCIAL LAW IN CRISIS
Event date: Friday, 28 September 2018
Hour:  12:30 14:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Faculté de droit, d'économie et de finance Weicker Building Room B.001 (ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker – L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Emeritus Professor Silvana SCIARRA, University of Florence and Italian Constitutional Court
Lunchseminar in Economics: Demand and Welfare Analysis in Discrete Choice Models under Social Interactions
Event date: Wednesday, 03 October 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Shin Kanaya, Aarhus universitet, Denmark
PhD defence: The Significance of the Place of Performance in Commercial Contracts under the European Union choice of Law Rules
Event date: Wednesday, 03 October 2018
Hour:  13:30 17:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle C013 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Chukwuma OKOLI
Friends during Hard Times: Evidence from the Great Depression
Event date: Thursday, 04 October 2018
Hour:  12:30 12:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building 4, Rue Alphonse Weicker Room B001 (Ground Floor) l-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Diego Garcia - University of Colorado at Boulder
Lunchseminar in Economics: Finding Local Fiscal Multipliers: Do local Elections Matter
Event date: Thursday, 04 October 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Susana Peralta, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, PT
The International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) and the new international financial architecture: what role for IOSCO in the development and implementation of cross-border regulation and equivalence?
Event date: Friday, 05 October 2018
Hour:  8:30 18:00
Place:  Chambre De Commerce Conference room C1 7 r. Alcide de Gasperi - Kirchberg L- 2981 Luxembourg
Les principes directeurs du procès en droit comparé, ou les racines européennes de la pensée d’Henri Motulsky
Event date: Friday, 05 October 2018
Hour:  11:00 06-10 | 12:15
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker Salle de conference B001 (rez de chaussée) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
4th Luxembourg FinTech Conference
Event date: Wednesday, 10 October 2018
Hour:  8:30 17:30
Place:  Banque Internationale à Luxembourg BIL Headquarters 69, route d’Esch L-2953 Luxembourg
PhD Defence: Intensity of Review in International Courts and Tribunals: A Comparative Analysis of Deference
Event date: Wednesday, 10 October 2018
Hour:  11:00 12:30
Place:  University of Amsterdam Aula Spui, Singel 411 1012 XM Amsterdam Netherlands
Speaker: Johannes Fahner
Promoting research and training in the field of sustainable finance
Signature d'une lettre d'intention pour promouvoir la recherche et la formation dans le domaine de la finance durable (Pierre Gramegna, Yves Elsen et Stéphane Pallage)
Published on Thursday, 11 October 2018
The Minister of Finance, Pierre Gramegna, the Chairman of the Board of Governors of the University of Luxembourg, Yves Elsen, and the Rector of the University of Luxembourg, Stéphane Pallage signed...
Mind the (Convergence) Gap: Forward Rates Strike Back!
Event date: Thursday, 11 October 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Andrea Tamoni - London School of Economics
Inaugural Lecture Prof. Konstantinos Tatsiramos
Event date: Thursday, 11 October 2018
Hour:  18:00 19:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Campus Limperstberg, Sciences Building, BSC003
Speaker: Prof. Konstantinos Tatsiramos
PhD Defence: Legitimate Expectations in Luxembourg Tax Law – A study of administrative circulars and tax rulings issued by the Luxembourg tax authorities
Event date: Friday, 12 October 2018
Hour:  10:00 13:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Fatima Chaouche
SAVE THE DATE: 7th Luxembourg Asset Management Summit, 15-16 October 2018
Event date: Monday, 15 October 2018
Hour:  8:00 16-10 | 18:00
7th Luxembourg Asset Management Summit
Event date: Monday, 15 October 2018
Hour:  17:30 19:00
Place:  Weicker Building Room B001 4 rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Robin Greenwood - Harvard Business School
FORCED RETURNS OF FAILED ASYLUM SEEKERS - MONITORING HUMAN RIGHTS
Event date: Wednesday, 17 October 2018
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Faculté de droit, d'économie et de finance Weicker Building Room B.001 (ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker – L-2721 Luxembourg
Prof. André Prüm appointed to European Banking Authority
Published on Thursday, 18 October 2018
The European Banking Authority (EBA) has appointed professor and founding Dean of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance, André Prüm, to its Banking Stakeholder Group as a top-ranked academic in...
La réforme du droit du divorce et de l'autorité parentale
Event date: Thursday, 18 October 2018
Hour:  9:00 17:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Maison du Savoir Salle 3.520 2, Avenue de l'Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Takeover Duration and Negotiation Process
Event date: Thursday, 18 October 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Kirchberg Camous (Main Building) Salle des conseils 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi L-1359 Luxembourg
Speaker: Riccardo Calcagno - EM Lyon
Lunchseminar in Economics: The Detrimental Effect of Job Protection on Employment: Evidence from France
Event date: Thursday, 18 October 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Pierre Cahuc, CREST-ENSAE, Ecole Polytechnique, Paris, France
Constitutional Issues of EU External Relations Law
Event date: Monday, 22 October 2018
Hour:  9:00 18:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg Weicker Building Room B001 – Ground floor
Pricing, revenue management, and the behavioral factor
Event date: Tuesday, 23 October 2018
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Limperetsberg Campus Bâtiment des Sciences BSC E00 003
Speaker: Benny Mantin
Lunchseminar in Economics: A Theory of New Trade Agreements
Event date: Wednesday, 24 October 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Conzague VANNOORENBERGHE, Université catholique de Louvain, Belgique
Technological Innovation and the Distribution of Labor Income Growth
Event date: Thursday, 25 October 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Leonid Kogan - MIT
ATAD Implementation in Luxembourg – A Critical Assessment
Event date: Thursday, 25 October 2018
Hour:  16:00 19:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Top-tier publication for pollution research
Published on Monday, 29 October 2018
Research into the effects of trade liberalisation on pollution by Associate Prof. Skerdilajda Zanaj will be published in a forthcoming issue of Ecological Economics.
Asset management in the spotlight at annual LSF summit
Published on Monday, 29 October 2018
The seventh edition of the Luxembourg Asset Management Summit welcomed Prof. Robin Greenwood from Harvard University who delivered a keynote on security price bubbles as part of the two-day researc...
Identifying Price Infomativeness
Event date: Tuesday, 30 October 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Cecilia Parlatore - New York University
Dialogue between experts and practitioners relating to the mobility aspects of the EU Commission’s “Company Law Package” (from 25 April 2018)
Event date: Tuesday, 30 October 2018
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
PhD Defense: Entrepreneurial Teams, New Venture Direction and Growth: Evidence from Luxembourg
Event date: Monday, 05 November 2018
Hour:  13:15 15:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus Room BS 001 162A, Avenue de la Faïencerie 1511 Luxembourg
Speaker: Anne Tryba
A hermeneutics for EU law: J.B. White meets Ricoeur
Event date: Wednesday, 07 November 2018
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  Location University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Pauline Phoa, PhD candidate and junior lecturer, Utrecht University
Lunchseminar in Economics: Where is the Middle Class? Inequality, Gender and the Shape of the Upper Tail from 45 million English Death and Probate Records, 1892-1992
Event date: Wednesday, 07 November 2018
Hour:  13:00 04-11 | 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Neil J. Cummins, London School of Economcis, United Kingdom
Post-Brexit consequences for EU audiovisual sector rules
Published on Friday, 09 November 2018
A study co-authored by Uni.lu professor Mark Cole about the future of the EU audiovisual sector’s regulatory framework after Brexit was presented to the European Parliament’s CULT Committee on 8 No...
Supply chain financial analysis, executive education
Event date: Thursday, 08 November 2018
Hour:  8:30 09-11 | 16:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campug
Speaker: James B. Rice, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Prof. Anne Lange, University of Luxembourg
Household Debt Revaluation and the Real Economy: Evidence from a Foreign Currency Debt Crisis
Event date: Thursday, 08 November 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Emil Verner - Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Sloan School of Management
3rd Uni.lu Inclusive and Sustainable Finance Research Conference
Event date: Tuesday, 13 November 2018
Hour:  9:00 17:30
Place:  Bâtiment Weicker, room B001
University co-authors major financial inclusion report
Dirk Zetzsche, Alfred Hannig, Chee Soo Yuen (COO, AFI), Laura Foschi (Executive Director, ADA), Douglas Arner, Ilya Sverdlov (Head of Donor Relations & Global Partnerships, ADA)
Published on Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Prof. Dirk Zetzsche of the University of Luxembourg has co-authored an international report on the use of FinTech for financial inclusion, which was presented at the 3rd annual Uni.lu Inclusive and...
The EU-China Investment Law Relationship
Event date: Monday, 19 November 2018
Hour:  17:30 19:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Conference room B 001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Marc Bungenberg, Director of the Europa-Institut, Saarland University
Faculty welcomes back alumni
Published on Tuesday, 20 November 2018
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance celebrated its fourth alumni event on 15 November, providing a forum for its graduates to stay connected, network and catch up with their former classmates...
Lunchtime Seminar in Law: IHL and counterterrorism: the impact of legislation and policies on humanitarian action
Event date: Wednesday, 21 November 2018
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker Room B 001 (ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Kirchberg
CANCELLED - Forest Behind the Trees
Event date: Thursday, 22 November 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Svetlana Bryzgalova - London business School
National PhD Welcome Day
National PhD Welcome Day
Event date: Thursday, 22 November 2018
Hour:  13:00 18:00
Place:  Halle des Poches à Fonte Belval Campus
Research Economic Seminar: Risk- and Cost- Sharing in Firm-to-Firm Trade
Event date: Thursday, 22 November 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment Central Room BS 001
Speaker: Evgenii Monastyrenko, CREA, Université du Luxembourg
Faut-il réformer le droit des obligations luxembourgeois ?
Event date: Thursday, 22 November 2018
Hour:  14:00 23-11 | 16:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Campus Belval, Grande salle 2, avenue de l’Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
The Cross-Sectional Distribution of Fund Skill Measures
Event date: Monday, 26 November 2018
Hour:  17:00 18:15
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Olivier Scaillet - University of Geneva and Swiss Finance Institute
Lunchseminar in Economics: A European Stability Fund as a Constrained Efficient Mechanism
Event date: Tuesday, 27 November 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Ramon Marimon, European University Institute, UPF - Barcelona GSE, CEPR and NBER
Best paper award for research into art and gender
Published on Wednesday, 28 November 2018
The Financial Management Association at its 2018 annual meeting bestowed its Investments Best Paper Award to Prof. Roman Kräussl and his co-authors for their work on gender and art auction prices.
Lunchseminar in Economics: Who Joins a Startup? Ability, Preferences, and Entrepreneurial Human Capital
Event date: Wednesday, 28 November 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Henry Sauermann, ESMT, Berlin, Germany
Toward an integrated enforcement of banking regulation: the case of the Single Supervisory Mechanism
Event date: Thursday, 29 November 2018
Hour:  12:00 30-11 | 16:30
Place:  Banque Centrale du Luxembourg and Cité judiciaire
Lunchseminar in Economics: On Private Communication in Competing Mechanism Games
Event date: Tuesday, 04 December 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Eloisa Campioni, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
Think Tank pour le développement de l'arbitrage à Luxembourg
Event date: Tuesday, 04 December 2018
Hour:  16:00 19:00
Place:  Chambre de commerce 7 rue Alcide de Gasperi Kirchberg, 2981 Luxembourg
Lunchtime Seminar Legal Design for Human-centered Legal Innovation
Event date: Wednesday, 05 December 2018
Hour:  12:15 13:45
Place:  University of Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker Room B001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Marriage Market Equilibrium, Qualifications, and Ability
Event date: Wednesday, 05 December 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Jesper Bagger, Royal Holloway, CREST-ENSAE, University of London, UK
The Time Variation in Risk Appetite and Uncertainty
Event date: Thursday, 06 December 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Nancy Xu - Boston College
Uni.lu hosts Hague Space Resources Group
Published on Wednesday, 12 December 2018
The University of Luxembourg hosted the Hague International Space Resources Governance Working Group as part of deliberations around the creation of an international framework on space resources ac...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Altruism and Risk Sharing in Networks
Event date: Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Yann Bramoullé, HBS, Marseille School of Economics, France
PhD Defense: Essays on Chinese Internal Migrant Workers' Choices: Children's Location and Education
Event date: Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Hour:  15:00 16:00
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus Room BS 001 162A, Avenue de la Faïencerie 1511 Luxembourg
Speaker: Yiwen Chen
Financial Restructuring and Resolution of Banks
Event date: Thursday, 13 December 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance JFK Building 29, avenue Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy-Metz Room
Speaker: Denis Gromb – HEC Paris
Judicialization of Investor-State Dispute Resolution: Competing Models of Legal Globalization
Event date: Thursday, 13 December 2018
Hour:  17:30 19:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Conference room B 001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Professor Joanna Jemielniak, University of Copenhagen
Congratulations to all FDEF graduates
Published on Wednesday, 19 December 2018
On 12 December, the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance conferred a total of 556 degrees to graduates from its Bachelor and Master programmes.
€890,000 in FNR funding for investment fund research
Published on Wednesday, 19 December 2018
The Luxembourg School of Finance has received €890,000 in funding from the Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) under the latter’s CORE scheme, making it one of only 36 projects selected from a...
Discussing fundamental rights at annual EU colloquium
Published on Thursday, 20 December 2018
Prof. Joana Mendes participated in the European Commission’s 2018 Colloquium on Fundamental Rights, discussing democracy in the European Union alongside Commissioners Vera Jourova, Frans Timmersman...
Risk-Adjusted Capital Allocation and Misallocation
Event date: Thursday, 20 December 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  JFK Building 29, avenue Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy-Metz Room
Speaker: Lukas Schmid - Duke University
PhD: The EU Dimension in Education for Democratic Citizenship: a Legal Analysis.
Event date: Thursday, 20 December 2018
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  Maison Robert Schuman 21, place Ste Cunégonde L-1367 Luxembourg (Clausen)
Speaker: Kris Grimonprez
One of Europe’s oldest media law journals reborn
Published on Friday, 21 December 2018
Prof. Mark D. Cole from the University of Luxembourg together with a colleague from Munich recreated UFITA, Germany’s oldest media law journal, and gave it a second life.
Fourth consecutive year for Clifford Chance partnership
Published on Friday, 21 December 2018
The Luxembourg office of international law firm Clifford Chance recently re-signed an agreement in support of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance’s moot court activities, making this the four...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Bechdel at the Box Office in 58 Countries: National Gender Inequality Measures and Cinema Success
Event date: Wednesday, 09 January 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Andrew Clark, Paris School of Economics, France
Lunchseminar in Economics: An Elementary Theory of Directed Technical Change and Wage Inequality
Event date: Thursday, 10 January 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Jonas Loebbing, University of Cologne - Germany
Bilateral Investment Treaties and the Autonomy and Values of the European Union - Threats or Opportunities
Event date: Monday, 21 January 2019
Hour:  17:30 19:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Conference room B 001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Anders Neergaard, Head of Unit in the Legal Service of the European Parliament
Book proposes new EU legislation on conflicts of criminal jurisdiction
Published on Tuesday, 22 January 2019
A major comparative study on the prevention and settlement of conflicts of criminal jurisdiction in the EU has come to a close with the publication of a new book, co-edited by the Faculty of Law, E...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Competitive Imperfect Price Discrimination and Market Power
Event date: Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Paul Belleflamme, Université catholique de Louvain - Belgium
Thought leadership and skills building in inclusive finance
Published on Friday, 25 January 2019
The third edition of the Certificate in Law and Regulation of Inclusive Finance wrapped up on 24 January, with 18 participants from 12 countries across Africa, Asia, Central and South America compl...
The contribution of the European Union to the international fight against tax evasion
Event date: Monday, 28 January 2019
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Conference room B 001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Rebecca-Emmanuela Papadopoulou, Ass. Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Athens
A sketch of European politeia
Event date: Wednesday, 30 January 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: Dimitris N. Chryssochoou, Professor of Theory and Institutions of European Integration, Panteion University, Greece
Lunchseminar in Economics: Free Movement of Inventors: Open-Border Policy and Innovation in Switzerland
Event date: Wednesday, 30 January 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Francesco Lissoni, Université de Bordeaux - GRETha UMR CNRS 5113, France
Uni.lu launches new Master of Science in Finance and Economics
Published on Tuesday, 05 February 2019
The University of Luxembourg has redesigned its Master programmes in economics and finance in order to modernise curricula, adapt to a changing job market and encourage interdisciplinary and experi...
Sources du Droit Islamique
Event date: Wednesday, 06 February 2019
Hour:  12:30 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Salle de conférence B.001 (rez-de-chaussée) Bâtiment Weicker 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: A Geometric Approach to Inference in Set-Identified Entry Games
Event date: Wednesday, 06 February 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Christian Bontemps, Toulouse School of Economics, France
Research Economic Seminar: Accounting for weather effects in flight on-time performance
Event date: Thursday, 07 February 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment Central Room BS 001
Speaker: Anne Lange, LCL, CREA, Université du Luxembourg
Prix Vendôme awarded to Uni.lu PhD graduate
Published on Thursday, 14 February 2019
Dr Perrine Simon, who successfully defended her doctoral thesis in 2017, has been awarded the prestigious Prix Vendôme for her work.
Economics professor joins open access journal’s editorial board
Published on Friday, 15 February 2019
Prof. Konstantinos Tatsiramos, holder of a joint professorship between the University of Luxembourg and the Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research (LISER), has been appointed to the Edito...
The Anti-Tax Avoidance Directive
Event date: Friday, 15 February 2019
Hour:  8:45 18:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Salle de conférence B.001 (rez-de-chaussée) Bâtiment Weicker 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
White collar crime research published
Published on Thursday, 21 February 2019
Comparative research on the liability of business heads in the EU as well as economic and financial crime has been published in two separate volumes, co-edited by the Dean of the Faculty of Law, Ec...
Affordable Housing and City Welfare
Event date: Tuesday, 26 February 2019
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance JFK Building 29, avenue Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy-Metz Room
Speaker: Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh – Columbia University
Expository Lecture on Immigration Economics
Event date: Wednesday, 27 February 2019
Hour:  9:00 13:00
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg Bâtiment Central, ground floor (room BC 012)
Speaker: George J. Borjas (Harvard Kennedy School)
Lunchtime Seminar in Law: The application of the General Data Protection Regulation to blockchain technology
Event date: Wednesday, 27 February 2019
Hour:  12:30 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Salle de conférence B.001 (rez-de-chaussée) Bâtiment Weicker 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Michèle Finck, Senior Researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition (Munich) and University College London (UK)
Lunchseminar in Economics: Low Homeownership in Germany – a Quantitative Exploration
Event date: Wednesday, 27 February 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Leo Kaas, Gothe University Frankfurt - Germany
Dynamic Information Acquisition and Entry into New Markets
Event date: Thursday, 07 March 2019
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance JFK Building 29, avenue Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy-Metz Room
Speaker: Snehal Banerjee – University of California
eXplore Conference: Navigating the green supply chain
Event date: Tuesday, 12 March 2019
Hour:  9:30 17:00
Place:  Chambre des métiers du Grand-Duché de Luxembourg
Speaker: Josué Velázquez Martínez, MIT, Anne Lange & Nils Löhndorf, LCL
Lunchseminar in Economics: Firm-to-Firm Trade: Imports, Exports, and the Labor Market
Event date: Wednesday, 13 March 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Jonathan Eaton, Pennsylvania State University - USA
Partisan Professionals: Evidence from Credit Rating Analysts
Event date: Thursday, 14 March 2019
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance JFK Building 29, avenue Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy-Metz Room
Speaker: Elisabeth Kempf - University of Chicago
Economic growth, the environment and technology knowledge
Published on Monday, 18 March 2019
Prof. Andreas Irmen recently delivered a lecture dedicated to the 2018 Nobel Prize in Economics, outlining the laureates’ research into climate change, technology creation and economic growth.
Lunchtime Seminar in Law : Collaborative Shareholders
Event date: Monday, 18 March 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 Jill E. Fisch, Penn Law, University of Pennsylvania Law School, Saul A. Fox Distinguished Professor of Business Law; Co-Director, Institute for Law and Economics
Scholarship celebrates ideals of European integration
Published on Wednesday, 20 March 2019
The Fondation Pierre Werner, a foundation active under the aegis of Fondation de Luxembourg, on 19 March officially awarded scholarships to three postgraduate students from the Faculty of Law, Econ...
Open Day at the University of Luxembourg
Open Day visitors
Event date: Saturday, 23 March 2019
Hour:  9:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus Maison du Savoir, "Auditoires" entrance
Uni.lu chairs discussion on infrastructure investments
Published on Monday, 25 March 2019
The University of Luxembourg on 14 March welcomed representative of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) ahead of the latter’s first ever Annual Meeting held outside of Asia in July 2019.
Opening Lecture Series - Juvenile justice and children's rights - 25 March 2019
Event date: Monday, 25 March 2019
Hour:  14:30 17:30
Place:  Salle de conference Palais de Justice Bâtiment commun Cité judiciaire Luxembourg
Speaker: Renate Winter, Chairperson of the Committee on the Rights of the Child at the United Nations (Geneva) 2017-2022
Ouverture du cycle de conférences sur la justice des mineurs
Published on Tuesday, 26 March 2019
Le 25 mars 2019, Silvia Allegrezza (FDEF) et Charel Schmit, conférencier auprès de la FLSHASE, ont eu le plaisir d’inaugurer un cycle de conférences interdisciplinaires sur le thème « Juvenile...
Règlementer les algorithmes? Pourquoi? Comment?
Event date: Wednesday, 27 March 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: Jean-Bernard AUBY, Emeritus Professor of Public Law, Sciences Po Paris
10th European Banking Center Network Conference
Event date: Thursday, 28 March 2019
Hour:  8:00 29-03 | 18:00
Speaker: Several speakers
Lunchseminar in Economics: Engel’s Law in the Global Economy: Demand-Induced Patterns of Structural Change, Innovation, and Trade
Event date: Thursday, 28 March 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Kiminori Matsuyama, Northwestern University, Evanston, USA
Lecture Series II - Juvenile justice and children's rights - 1 April 2019
Event date: Monday, 01 April 2019
Hour:  14:30 16:30
Place:  Salle de conférence BC 1.38 Palais de Justice Bâtiment central Cité judiciaire Luxembourg
PhD: Le droit de la coopération décentralisée au Mali : une approche juridique « du droit administratif international
Event date: Tuesday, 02 April 2019
Hour:  14:00 17:00
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: Mory DIALLO
Academics and financial institutions meet for EBC Network Conference
Published on Wednesday, 03 April 2019
The European Banking Center (EBC) Network – a project between the universities of Lancaster, Luxembourg and Tilburg – met for its 10th annual conference at the end of March, discussing topics in ba...
Lunchseminar in Economics: Lifecycle Wages and Human Capital Investments: Selection and Missing Data
Event date: Wednesday, 03 April 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Thierry Magnac, Toulouse School of Economics, France
Ferrero Fellowship fosters young talent
Published on Thursday, 04 April 2019
Five students from the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance’s Master programmes were awarded the 2018-2019 Ferrero Fellowship at a reception in their honour hosted on 28 March.
Hope and Anger: an experiment on inequality and antisocial behavior
Event date: Thursday, 04 April 2019
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance JFK Building 29, avenue Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy-Metz Room
Speaker: Maria Bigoni - University of Bologna
Uni.lu hosts first edition of art and finance certificate
Published on Tuesday, 09 April 2019
With art a growing alternative asset class, the University of Luxembourg together with Christie’s Education in London is pioneering a new executive education programme in 2019.
Lunchseminar in Economics: Losing My Religion: The Long Run Impacts of Imposed Atheism
Event date: Wednesday, 24 April 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Shqiponja Telhaj, University of Sussex, UK
Research Economic Seminar: Productive public spending in an OLG economy with endogenous technological change - Financing matters
Event date: Thursday, 25 April 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS001
Speaker: Amer Tabakovic, Università Degli Studi Di Milano, Italy
Lunchseminar in Economics: Universal Basic Income versus Unemployment Insurance
Event date: Tuesday, 30 April 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Christian Zimmermann, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, USA
Lunchtime Seminar : Hate Speech and Fake News: Democracy and its Freedoms at Risk?
Event date: Tuesday, 07 May 2019
Hour:  12:15 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Giovanni PITRUZZELLA, Advocate General at the Court of Justice of the European Union and Professor of Constitutional Law, University of Palermo and Oreste POLLICINO, Professor of Constitutional Law, Bocconi University
Lunchseminar in Economics: Information, Mobile Communication, and Social Referrals
Event date: Tuesday, 07 May 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Eleonora Patacchini, Cornell University, USA
A LONG ROAD AHEAD: TRANSNATIONAL ROAD TRANSPORT AND SOCIAL RIGHTS
Event date: Tuesday, 14 May 2019
Hour:  9:30 15:30
Place:  Weicker Building Conference room B 001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Research Economic Seminar: Projected Inventory Level Policies for Lost Sales Inventory Systems
Event date: Wednesday, 15 May 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment Central Room BCE 012
Speaker: Joachim Arts, LCL, CREA, Université du Luxembourg
Research Economic Seminar: Projected Inventory Level Policies for Lost Sales Inventory Systems
Event date: Wednesday, 15 May 2019
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment Central, Room BCE012
Speaker: Joachim Arts, LCL, CREA, Université du Luxembourg
PhD Defence : Demystifying Consent: The Jurisdictional Framework of Investment Treaty Arbitration Revisited
Event date: Monday, 20 May 2019
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: Relja RADOVIC
Enforcement challenges in multi-level regulatory systems
Event date: Tuesday, 21 May 2019
Hour:  9:00 22-05 | 14:30
Place:  Bâtiment Weicker Room B001 (Ground floor)
International Tax Developments: Cross-Atlantic Perspectives
Event date: Wednesday, 22 May 2019
Hour:  17:00 19:30
Place:  Chambre des Métiers Luxembourg 2, Circuit de La Foire Internationale L-1347 Luxembourg Luxembourg
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