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CALL FOR PAPERS : 6th Luxembourg Asset Management Summit, 26-27 October 2017
Event date: Thursday, 26 October 2017
Hour:  9:00 27-10 | 17:00

  News & Events

Closed working group meeting: 10th Administrative Law Discussion forum
Event date: Wednesday, 01 July 2015
Hour:  9:00 02-07 | 18:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Meeting room C 215 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Who judges satellite communication law?
Published on Friday, 03 July 2015
Who judges the law in outer space regarding satellite communication? Who enforces these judgements? Important questions given our increasing reliance on this technology for TV, internet and telepho...
A modern Faculty: Value creator and value defender
Published on Wednesday, 08 July 2015
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance (FDEF) is proven, once again, an indispensable ally for Luxembourg’s growth. With 50 university professors, 100 researchers and around 3,000 students, its...
Flashnews : Découvrez la thèse du Dr. Charlène Herbain, récemment publiée et récompensée
Published on Wednesday, 08 July 2015
Charlène Herbain, docteur de l’Université de Luxembourg et de l’Université de Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne a reçu une Mention Très Honorable du jury du prix Maurice Lauré 2015 pour sa thèse de Doctora...
ATOZ FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP - Academic Year 2015/2016
Published on Tuesday, 14 July 2015
The ATOZ Foundation, under the aegis of the Fondation de Luxembourg, is delighted to announce that it will award a merit-based scholarship of 10,000 € (ten thousand Euros) to one second year studen...
Advocate General at the Court of Justice of the European Union quotes Faculty - researcher work
Published on Tuesday, 14 July 2015
In a recent opinion in the case "New Media Online", Advocate General Szpunar cited an article written by University of Luxembour...
PhD defence : Régulation ou réglementation des fonds islamiques en Europe ?
Event date: Thursday, 16 July 2015
Hour:  14:30 18:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg, Bâtiment Weicker, Salle C215, 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg - Kirchberg,
Speaker: Bahya BOUHARATI
Students and staff: #welcometobelval !
Published on Thursday, 23 July 2015
The Faculty of Language and Literature, Humanities, Arts and Education has moved to Belval Campus: 2,000 students and 900 staff members will be working on the new campus.
Research Unit in Law & SnT: Spectacular article downloads
Published on Friday, 04 September 2015
Sandra Schmitz, Ph.D. alumna of the University of Luxembourg’s Research Unit in Law and researcher at the University's Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT), has publis...
PhD defence : “ Les concepts d'indépendance de la justice. Une analyse historique et comparée (Angleterre, Allemagne et France)”.
Event date: Tuesday, 08 September 2015
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Place:  Room B001 - Ground floor Rue Alphonse Weicker, 4 2721 - Luxembourg Kirchberg
Speaker: Clémence JANSSEN-BENNYNCK
Apply for Young Leaders Summit on Entrepreneurship and Youth Employment
Published on Thursday, 10 September 2015
Applications are open until September 20 to sign up for the ASEF Young Leaders Summit on Entrepreneurship and Youth Employment, hosted in Luxembourg in November in conjunction with the Asia-Europe...
Exploring EU citizenship for Luxembourg’s EU presidency
Stefan Braum
Published on Thursday, 10 September 2015
Almost 90% of Luxembourg residents identified as European citizens in a 2014 survey, more than in any other European Union (EU) Member State. The Luxembourg government meanwhile pledged earlier thi...
FDEF alumnus brings project finance to Africa
Published on Friday, 11 September 2015
With a new book on project finance, FDEF alumnus Roger Tafotie hopes to bring the idea of this particular type of long-term financing of infrastructure and industrial projects to French-speaking Af...
Last-minute places left for Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Published on Friday, 11 September 2015
The University of Luxembourg’s Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance has five last-minute places left for prospective students on its Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation programme starting in...
Deals: The Economic Structure of Business Transactions
Event date: Monday, 14 September 2015
Hour:  12:15 10-09 | 13:45
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker Salle B 001 (rez-de-chaussée)
Speaker: Michael Klausner - Stanford Law School
“Develop a spirit of pioneers”
President Rainer Klump in the largest auditorium of the "Maison du Savoir", full for the Welcome Week 2015 opening
Published on Tuesday, 15 September 2015
University of Luxembourg President Rainer Klump on September 14 welcomed new and returning students to the academic year 2015/2016, urging them to be pioneers, discover new things, meet new people...
Last-minute places left for Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Encore quelques places pour le Master « Entrepreneurship and Innovation »
Published on Wednesday, 16 September 2015
Five last-minute places are left for prospective students in the Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation programme (MEI) starting in September 2015 at the University of Luxembourg’s Faculty of La...
“Reach for the stars” – Opening of academic year for LL.M. students
Mr Sabbagh
Published on Friday, 18 September 2015
President and CEO of satellite company SES S.A. Karim Sabbagh on September 17 told students at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance to “reach for the stars.”
“European citizenship is at the heart of European integration”
Published on Friday, 18 September 2015
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance on September 14 and 15 welcomed Luxembourg Minister of Justice Félix Braz, President of the Court of Justice of the European Union Vassilios Skouris, EU Ju...
PhD defence : “ European Causation in Tort Law: a Comparative Study with emphasis on Medical Law in the United Kingdom, Germany, France and Luxembourg”.
Event date: Monday, 21 September 2015
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Salle C215 Rue Alphonse Weicker, 4 2721 - Luxembourg Kirchberg
Speaker: Edward HYSLOP
Apply to discover Japan on embassy exchange programme
Published on Tuesday, 22 September 2015
The Japanese embassy in Luxembourg is offering students at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance the chance to win a one-week trip to Japan in December.
Political Jurisprudence
Event date: Wednesday, 23 September 2015
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: Martin Loughlin, Professor of Public Law at the London School of Economics & Political Science
Deadline extended for ASEF Young Leaders Summit applications
Published on Thursday, 24 September 2015
Students and young people from Luxembourg have until October 4 to apply to take part in the ASEF Young Leaders Summit on Entrepreneurship and Youth Employment from November 1 to 5.
Italy and Luxembourg Finance Ministers to discuss economic and monetary union at uni.lu
Published on Thursday, 24 September 2015
Italy’s Minister of Economy and Finances Pier Carlo Padoan will join Luxembourg Minister of Finance Pierre Gramegna and University of Luxembourg President Rainer Klump for a debate on “Making Progr...
On the Valuation of Large Systemic U.S Banks
Event date: Thursday, 24 September 2015
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Plutarchos Sakellaris - Athens University of Economics and Business
Congratulations to all new FDEF PhD alumni
Bucura C. Mihaescu Evans
Published on Tuesday, 29 September 2015
A group of 14 students from the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance (FDEF) were officially awarded their PhD degrees at a festive ceremony on 25 September 2015.
PhD workshop strengthens Faculty ties with LISER
Published on Wednesday, 30 September 2015
Students from the Doctoral School in Economics and Finance (DSEF) and Luxembourg research institute LISER have teamed up to organise a PhD workshop.
PhD defence : "La "bancabilité" des infrastructures intégratrices financées par les institutions financières de développement en Afrique de l'Ouest."
Event date: Wednesday, 30 September 2015
Hour:  14:00 16:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Salle C215 Rue Alphonse Weicker, 4 2721 - Luxembourg Kirchberg
Speaker: Wilfried BASSALE
Global Exchange Programme information sessions
Published on Thursday, 01 October 2015
The SEVE Mobility office is hosting a series of information sessions from 5 to 7 October about the University of Luxembourg’s Global Exchange Programme.
The European Union as an Actor in International Economic Law
Event date: Thursday, 01 October 2015
Hour:  9:30 02-10 | 18:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Meeting room B001 (ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Lunchtime Seminar : Transnational Legal Indicators. Evaluation empirique du droit
Event date: Thursday, 01 October 2015
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Faculty helps modernise Luxembourg company law
Published on Monday, 05 October 2015
Prof. André Prüm explains how the University of Luxembourg has been involved in modernising commercial companies law and talks about the upcoming colloquium marking its 100-year anniversary.
University of Luxembourg – world-class for international outlook
Published on Tuesday, 06 October 2015
The University of Luxembourg scored second in international outlook and 193rd overall in the latest edition of the Times Higher Education World University Ranking.
PhD defence : “ Legal Challenges facing Cloud Computing - A Study of Relevant concepts in Current and Future EU Data Protection Law"
Event date: Tuesday, 06 October 2015
Hour:  13:00 16:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Salle B001 Rue Alphonse Weicker, 4 2721 - Luxembourg Kirchberg
Speaker: Alicja GNIEWEK
University of Luxembourg professor makes internet waves
Facebook logo
Published on Wednesday, 07 October 2015
Prof. Herwig Hofmann of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance has been making international headlines thanks to a verdict by the Court of Justice of the European Union in a case against Facebook.
From entrepreneurship and innovation to systems biomedicine
Published on Wednesday, 07 October 2015
Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship alumnus Siva Bactavatchalou is helping the University of Luxembourg’s Centre of Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) commercialise its HuMiX platform.
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Procurement under public scrutiny:Auctions vs. Negotiations"
Event date: Wednesday, 07 October 2015
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 148, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Room BRC 201
Speaker: By Achim Wambach
Aristoteles Constantinides: The Cyprus Problem: Towards a Long Overdue Settlement (?)
Event date: Wednesday, 07 October 2015
Hour:  15:00 17:00
Speaker: Aristoteles Constantinides
Conflicts of norms and judicial power – the national judiciary in a changing constitution
Event date: Thursday, 08 October 2015
Hour:  12:15 13:45
Place:  University of Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker Conference room B 001 (ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Ola Zetterquist ¦ Judge at the court of Appeal for Western Sweden, Associate Professor of European Law at Gothenburg University
LSF Lunch Seminar - The Limits of Lending: Banks and Technology Adoption across Russia
Event date: Thursday, 08 October 2015
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Ralph De Haas - European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
EU migration policy in the spotlight
Published on Friday, 09 October 2015
“The migration crisis is the most relevant crisis that the EU is facing at the moment,” says Associate Professor in Law Silvia Allegrezza, with a conference on EU migration policy hosted by the Fac...
Fighting cybercrime across borders
Published on Monday, 12 October 2015
With cybercrime almost by definition transnational, it raises challenges for cooperation between authorities and ICT companies. Here, Prof. Katalin Ligeti explains the issue and how research at the...
Fulbright applications open until December
Published on Monday, 12 October 2015
Applications for the US Fulbright scholarship programme for the 2016/17 academic year are open until December 1.
Constitutionalization of International Economic Law and the Role of the European Union
Event date: Monday, 12 October 2015
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Meeting room B001 (ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
LSF students go global
Published on Tuesday, 13 October 2015
Students at the Luxembourg School of Finance last month embarked on trips to New York and Singapore as part of their Master programmes.
Belief in higher returns from private equity may be misplaced
Roman Kräussl
Published on Tuesday, 13 October 2015
New research at the Luxembourg School of Finance suggests that investor belief in higher returns by investing in private equity investment funds may be misplaced, calling into question their rising...
LSF art market expertise on display in New York
Published on Wednesday, 14 October 2015
Dr Roman Kräussl of the Luxembourg School of Finance joined this year’s Blouin Creative Leadership Summit in New York City as an invited delegate to discuss the art market together with other exper...
Les Cent Ans de la Loi de 1915 concernant les sociétés commerciales
Event date: Thursday, 15 October 2015
Hour:  9:00 16-10 | 18:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Campus Belval Esch-sur-Alzette
Mutual Legal Assistance in the Digital Age: Problems, Challenges, Solutions for Criminal Justice
Event date: Thursday, 15 October 2015
Hour:  9:00 17:00
Place:  Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance Weicker building, Room B001 4 rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg Kirchberg
LSF Lunch Seminar : Once Bitten, Twice Shy: Do Personal Experiences or Wealth Changes Affect Risk Taking?
Event date: Thursday, 15 October 2015
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Kasper Meisner Nielsen - Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Automatic Exchange of Tax Information – Recent developments, current issues and open questions
Event date: Thursday, 15 October 2015
Hour:  15:00 18:30
New ATOZ Chair for European and International Taxation appointed
Werner Haslehner
Published on Friday, 16 October 2015
The University of Luxembourg’s Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance has appointed Prof. Werner Haslehner as new ATOZ Chair for European and International Taxation.
Foreign Policy Objectives in European Constitutional Law
Event date: Monday, 19 October 2015
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Conference room B 001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Liberté d’expression et globalisation. Défis, risques et contradictions
Event date: Wednesday, 21 October 2015
Hour:  12:15 13:45
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker Salle B 001 (rez-de-chaussée) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Migration policy in the European Union Current challenges and future developments
Event date: Thursday, 22 October 2015
Hour:  16:30 23-10 | 18:00
Place:  Weicker Building, room B001 (ground floor)
Successful Luxembourg Asset Management Summit
Published on Monday, 26 October 2015
The Luxembourg School of Finance (LSF) from 21 to 23 October hosted the 4th annual Luxembourg Asset Management Summit.
LSF Lunch Seminar : Financial Integration and Growth: Banks' Previous Industry Exposure Matters
Event date: Thursday, 29 October 2015
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Evren Ors - HEC Paris
Exploring the rise of FinTech
Published on Friday, 30 October 2015
Prof. Mark Cole from the Research Unit in Law talks about FinTech and the challenges this phenomenon poses to current regulatory frameworks ahead of a conference dedicated to the topic on 10 Novemb...
Honorary Professor Georges Ravarani takes judge seat at ECtHR
Published on Monday, 02 November 2015
Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance Honorary Professor Georges Ravarani on 1 November took office as a judge at the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg.
Prof. Herwig Hofmann named lawyer of the week
Published on Monday, 09 November 2015
The Times of London newspaper named Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance professor Herwig Hofmann lawyer of the week in the wake of the Court of Justice of the European Union’s Safe Harbor verdict.
Looking at taxation through the lens of international law
Published on Monday, 09 November 2015
Prof. Matthew Happold of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance explains the importance of international law in taxation and the settlement of tax disputes, as well as the role played by researc...
Invitation The Rise of Fintech Challenges for Law, Economics, Finance and Technology
Event date: Tuesday, 10 November 2015
Hour:  9:30 17:30
Place:  Banque Internationale à Luxembourg SA - Salle Jean Krier
Victims’ rights in the spotlight
Three Studies for a Crucifixion - Francis Bacon
Published on Wednesday, 11 November 2015
In the framework of the Luxembourg EU presidency, the Research Unit in Law is set to explore policy efforts to better protect victims during criminal proceedings in a workshop hosted on 16 November.
Advisory board for wealth management excellence
LSF Logo
Published on Thursday, 12 November 2015
Leading academics and influential professionals in wealth management came together for the inaugural meeting of the Luxembourg School of Finance’s Wealth Management Advisory Board at the end of Oct...
The Settlement of Tax Disputes under International Law
Event date: Thursday, 12 November 2015
Hour:  9:00 13-11 | 18:00
PhD defense : “Non-Contractual Liabilities from Civilian Versions of GNSS : Current Trends, Legal Challenges and Potential”
Event date: Thursday, 12 November 2015
Hour:  10:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Andreas LOUKAKIS
LSF Lunch Seminar : The Informational Value of Patents in Banking relationships
Event date: Thursday, 12 November 2015
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Farzad Saidi - University of Cambridge
Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation students at Young Leaders Summit
MEI students with course director Denise Fletcher
Published on Monday, 16 November 2015
Students from the Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation earlier this month joined the prestigious ASEF Young Leaders Summit to discuss and exchange ideas on economic and societal challenges in...
Workshop: “Victims in Europe: needs, rights, perspectives”
Event date: Monday, 16 November 2015
Hour:  9:00 17:00
Place:  Weicker Building, room B001 (ground floor)
Speaker: Welcome adresses by: Vera Jourová, EU Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality & Félix Braz, Ministry of Justice, Luxembourg
Towards a New Implementation Mechanism for International Humanitarian Law: the “Regular Meeting of States on International Humanitarian Law”
Event date: Wednesday, 18 November 2015
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Room B 001 (ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Kirchberg
Speaker: Giulio Bartolini: Associate Professor of International Law, Roma Tre University – Member of the Scientific Committee of the IHL Commission, Italian Red Cross
Moot court partnership with Clifford Chance renewed
Steve Jacoby and Stefan Braum
Published on Thursday, 19 November 2015
University of Luxembourg law students enrolled at Master level will continue to be able to benefit from valuable practical experience and expertise thanks to the renewal of a moot court partnership...
Uni.lu co-organiser of international conference on European criminal law in Brussels
Prof. Katalin Ligeti
Published on Friday, 20 November 2015
Katalin Ligeti, Professor of Criminal Law at the University of Luxembourg, is one of the co-organisers of the Conference “The Needed Balances of EU Criminal Law: Past, Present and Future”, which wi...
Bachelor students celebrate graduation
Bachelor Graduation FDEF 2015
Published on Monday, 23 November 2015
Students from the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance’s three Bachelor programmes celebrated their graduation on 19 November.
University to create logistics research centre with MIT
University to create logistics centre in cooperation with MIT
Published on Monday, 23 November 2015
The University of Luxembourg is set to create a centre for research, teaching and knowledge transfer in logistics to support Luxembourg’s development as a transport and logistics hub in Europe.
Migration and the external borders of Europe
Published on Wednesday, 25 November 2015
As the migrant crisis continues, critical issues regarding the management of EU external borders by Frontex remain, with the University of Luxembourg helping examine the agency’s role and the rule...
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Stress and Coping - An Economic Approach "
Event date: Wednesday, 25 November 2015
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BSC 001
Speaker: Klaus Waelde, University of Mainz
LSF goes London for art fair event
Published on Thursday, 26 November 2015
Luxembourg School of Finance Associate Professor Roman Kräussl in October organised an exclusive event in the framework of Frieze London 2015, one of the world’s leading contemporary art fairs.
LSF Lunch Seminar : Financial Advice and Bank Profits
Event date: Thursday, 26 November 2015
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Markus Schmid – University of St Gallen
Frontex: Legal Questions and Current Controversies
Event date: Friday, 27 November 2015
Hour:  9:30 17:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Room B 001 (ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Kirchberg
Congratulations to all new Master graduates
FDEF Master graduates
Published on Monday, 30 November 2015
Over 150 students from the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance celebrated their Master Graduation on 27 November.
University of Luxembourg – a Financial Times Innovative Law School
Financial Times listing
Published on Monday, 30 November 2015
The University of Luxembourg has been listed in the Financial Times Innovative Law Schools report, published 30 November, making it the fifth consecutive year that our LL.M. programmes are featured.
Look back on our first FDEF Alumni event in 2015
Fdef alumni event 2015
Published on Tuesday, 01 December 2015
In 2015 we hosted our first alumni networking reception, which was a big success, bringing together current and former students, as well as teaching staff and representatives from our institutional...
Advising the European Commission on criminal law
Professor Katalin Ligeti
Published on Wednesday, 02 December 2015
Prof. Katalin Ligeti has been nominated to advise the European Commission on criminal law policy as part of a group of experts.
LSF Lunch Seminar : Are Investors for Sale ? Evidence from Financial Mergers
Event date: Thursday, 03 December 2015
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Alberto Manconi - Tilburg University
Course evaluations 2015
Published on Friday, 04 December 2015
The course evaluations for the winter semester are available from Monday, 7 December 2015, to Friday, 8 January 2016.
Corporate Governance Conference closes Faculty’s EU presidency events
Prof. Pierre-Henri Conac
Published on Monday, 07 December 2015
The 17th European Corporate Governance Conference on 15 December marks the final event co-organised by the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance with the Luxembourg presidency of the Co...
University signs logistics centre agreement with prestigious MIT
Marc Hansen, Prof. Yossi Sheffi and Prof. Rainer Klump
Published on Monday, 07 December 2015
The University of Luxembourg signed on 7 December 2015 a cooperation agreement with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) for the creation of the “Luxembourg Centre for Logistics”.
International Migration Governance and the European Union
Event date: Monday, 07 December 2015
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Conference room B 001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Daniel Thym, Professor University of Konstanz, Jean Monnet Chair
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Markets for Technology and the Importance of Search for Innovation Performance"
Event date: Wednesday, 09 December 2015
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BSC 001
Speaker:  By Christoph Grimpe , Copenhagen Business School
State Aid and Taxation: Latest Developments
Event date: Thursday, 10 December 2015
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker, Room B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Three students awarded ATOZ Foundation Scholarship
Anne Klethi, Lilia Henni and Julia Klamm
Published on Tuesday, 15 December 2015
Anne Klethi, Lilia Henni and Julia Hamm are this year’s recipients for the ATOZ Foundation Scholarship, awarded annually as part of the European and International Tax Law LL.M. specialisation.
17th European Corporate Governance Conference
Event date: Tuesday, 15 December 2015
Hour:  8:30 18:30
Place:  Chambre de Commerce Luxembourg 7, rue Alcide de Gasperi L-2981 Luxembourg-Kirchberg
Prof. Mark Cole consulted as expert by German parliament
Prof. Mark Cole
Published on Friday, 18 December 2015
Professor of media and telecommunications law Mark Cole on 16 December spoke at the German parliament as part of a forthcoming review of the European Union’s Audiovisual Media Services Directive (A...
La création de la clinique du droit: Enjeux et difficultés
Event date: Friday, 18 December 2015
Hour:  14:30 18:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker Salle B-001 (rez-de-chaussée) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Studying in Luxembourg – “It feels like home”
Visiting students Paula Sáez Álvarez
Published on Monday, 21 December 2015
Visiting student Paula Sáez Álvarez talks about choosing Luxembourg for her semester abroad for its international outlook and how the city is slowly coming to “feel like home.”
Prestigious prize for University of Luxembourg law post-doc
Cecile Pellegrini
Published on Wednesday, 23 December 2015
Cecile Pellegrini, post-doc researcher at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance’s Research Unit in Law has won the prestigious ICC Institute of World Business Law Prize.
ATOZ Chair publishes new book on EU lax law
Landmark Decisions of the ECJ in Direct Taxation book cover
Published on Monday, 04 January 2016
A new book on the European Court of Justice’s landmark decisions in direct taxation has been published by the ATOZ Chair in International and European Taxation at the University of Luxembourg.
Inaugural Lecture: The Concept of Income in EU Tax Law
Inaugural Lecture by Prof. Dr. Werner Haslehner
Published on Tuesday, 05 January 2016
Prof. Dr. Werner Haslehner, who joined the University of Luxembourg in 2013, is Professor in European and International Tax Law and holder of the ATOZ Chair for European and International Taxation....
Is there a bubble in the art market?
Roman Kräussl
Published on Wednesday, 06 January 2016
Researchers at the University of Luxembourg are warning of an overheating art market, one of the fastest-growing investment sectors of the past decade, after applying a new bubble detection method...
LSF alumni get together for annual meeting
Dzemal Tomic with Julian Presber
Published on Friday, 08 January 2016
Alumni of the Luxembourg School of Finance at the end of last year gathered for their annual general meeting, appointing a new president and hearing from an expert on investment fund governance.
University of Luxembourg jerseys benefit young Kenyan runners
Prof. Poillot with Bob Tahri
Published on Tuesday, 12 January 2016
Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance professor and avid runner Elise Poillot at the end of last year delivered running jerseys from the University of Luxembourg all the way to St Patrick’s High Sc...
Polish Constitutional Tribunal and the European Law – Poker Face relationship?
Event date: Wednesday, 13 January 2016
Hour:  12:00 13:45
Place:  University of Luxembourg Room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue A. Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Lecture by Krystyna Kowalik-Bańczyk, professor at the Institute of Law Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences. Visiting scholar at the University of Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Cross-Section Dependence and Latent Heterogeneity to Evaluate the Impact of Human Capital on Country Performance: a Robust Nonparametric Frontier Model"
Event date: Wednesday, 13 January 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BSC 001
Speaker: By Camilla Mastromarco, University of Salento-Lecce, Italy
EU Tax Policy in the 21st Century
Event date: Thursday, 14 January 2016
Hour:  8:30 18:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Salle Tavenas 102, avenue Pasteur L-2310 Luxembourg
PhD defense : La protection juridictionnelle dans le Mécanisme de Surveillance Unique ou MSU, premier pilier de l’Union bancaire européenne
Event date: Thursday, 14 January 2016
Hour:  10:00 13:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Etienne De Re
Research Economic Seminar: "Maximum Likelihood Estimation of Multiple-Equations Dynamic Panel Data Models with Individual Effects"
Event date: Thursday, 14 January 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: Vladimir Raymond, STATEC, Luxembourg
Call for students to take part in Morpheus Cup
Morpheus Cup logo
Published on Friday, 15 January 2016
Luxembourg is set to host the Morpheus Cup in which students from universities across Europe compete against each other to tackle real-life industry challenges with the chance to impress employers...
Students visit European Court of Human Rights
Judge Georges Ravarani and students
Published on Monday, 18 January 2016
European media law students at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance attended a hearing at the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg in January.
Studying in Luxembourg – “Unexpectedly fascinating”
Visiting student Paul Sogrin
Published on Wednesday, 20 January 2016
Visiting student Paul Sogrin explains why he decided to do a semester abroad at the University of Luxembourg and what makes the country “unexpectedly fascinating.”
PhD Defence : Les contrats liés à la lumière de l’harmonisation européenne du droit des contrats
Event date: Thursday, 21 January 2016
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle C215 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Delphine JEANPIERRE
Uni@Lycées: Lehrerseminar zur Verfassungsreform
Luc Heuschling
Published on Monday, 25 January 2016
Im Rahmen von Uni@Lycées wird der Verfassungsrechtler Luc Heuschling ein Seminar zur anstehenden Verfassungsreform für Lehrer des Sekundarunterrichts halten. Dabei wird es zu einer kritischen Besta...
International accreditation for Master programmes
FIBAA logo
Published on Tuesday, 26 January 2016
Five Master programmes at the University of Luxembourg’s Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance have been accredited by the Foundation for International Business Administration Accreditation (FIBAA)...
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Does Home Production Drive Structural Transformation?"
Event date: Wednesday, 27 January 2016
Hour:  12:00 13:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BSC 001
Speaker: By Alessio Moro, University of Cagliari, Italy
Premier Conseiller de Gouvernement au Ministère du Développement durable et des InfrastructureCONFERENCE-DEBAT
Event date: Thursday, 28 January 2016
Hour:  12:30 14:00
Place:  Faculté de Droit, d’Economie et de Finance de l’Université de Luxembourg, Bâtiment « Weicker » Salle B001 au rez-de-chaussée
Speaker: Monsieur André Weidenhaupt, Premier Conseiller de Gouvernement au Ministère du Développement durable et des Infrastructure
CONFERENCE-DEBAT: « Conclusions et suites de la COP21 »
Event date: Thursday, 28 January 2016
Hour:  12:30 14:00
Place:  Faculté de Droit, d’Economie et de Finance de l’Université de Luxembourg, Bâtiment « Weicker » Salle B001 au rez-de-chaussée
Speaker: Monsieur André Weidenhaupt, Premier Conseiller de Gouvernement au Ministère du Développement durable et des Infrastructure
Research Economic Seminar: "Endogenous Technical Change and the Functional Income Distribution"
Event date: Thursday, 28 January 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment des Sciences Room BSC 001
Speaker: Amer Tabakovic, CREA, Université du Luxembourg
Media law research results presented to European Commission
European Commission
Published on Monday, 01 February 2016
Results of a study into the independence of media regulatory bodies in European Union member states and accession countries carried out at the University of Luxembourg have been presented to the Eu...
LSF hosts successful first recruitment week
Published on Thursday, 04 February 2016
The Luxembourg School of Finance in January hosted its inaugural Recruitment Week, bringing together students and employers for information, networking and interview sessions.
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Cycles and Chaos in the One-Sector Growth Model with Elastic Labor Supply"
Event date: Wednesday, 10 February 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BSC 001
Speaker: By Gerhard SORGER, University of Vienna
Going further for international experience
Sarah Liesenfeld
Published on Thursday, 11 February 2016
Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation alumna Sarah Liesenfeld had the unique opportunity to spend four weeks at Sophia University in Tokyo after being awarded the Top Student Prize in 2015.
LSF Lunch Seminar - It pays to write well
Event date: Monday, 15 February 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:30
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium
Speaker: Hugh Hoikwang Kim - SKK Graduate School of Business
PhD Defence : European Copyright Management in Need of Reconstruction - The Digital Market meets the Ancien (Copyright) Régime
Event date: Tuesday, 16 February 2016
Hour:  14:00 17:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Bernd Justin JÜTTE
Towards a “modern, more European copyright framework”? - The current reform process of copyright law at EU level
Event date: Wednesday, 17 February 2016
Hour:  12:00 13:45
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Presentation by Prof. Dr. Christophe Geiger, Professor of law, Director General and Director of the Research Department of the Center for International Intellectual Property Studies (CEIPI), University of Strasbourg
Law students visit International Criminal Court and Eurojust
The Hague visit
Published on Thursday, 18 February 2016
Students of the Master in European Economic and Financial Criminal Law went on a study trip to The Hague in February visiting several international institutions.
LSF Lunch Seminar : International Illiquidity
Event date: Thursday, 18 February 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:30
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Philippe Mueller - London School of Economics
Renowned copyright expert visits Faculty
Christophe Geiger with Stefan Braum
Published on Friday, 19 February 2016
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance hosted one of Europe's most renowned copyright scholars for a presentation on Wednesday, 17 February.
PhD Defence : Law of the Living: The Semiotic Structure and Dynamics of Law
Event date: Monday, 22 February 2016
Hour:  15:00 18:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle C215 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Jeffrey ELLSWORTH
Lunchseminar in Economics: "The Long-Term Impact of International Migration on Beliefs and Preferences: Evidence from Lab-in-the-Field "
Event date: Wednesday, 24 February 2016
Hour:  12:00 13:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BSC 001
Speaker: By David McKenzie, The World Bank, USA
BRICS – the present status and perspectives for the future. Can there be a link to the EU?
Event date: Wednesday, 24 February 2016
Hour:  12:00 13:45
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Paulo Borba Casella, professor of public international law at the University of São Paulo Law School, head of the International and Comparative Law Department
Video: Alumni Community with Saurabh Gairola
Saurabh Gairola
Published on Thursday, 25 February 2016
Who can better talk about the study courses than the students themselves? After landing their first job, the alumni of the University of Luxembourg have opened the doors to look back at their schoo...
Lunchseminar in Economics: "The political economy of public income volatility: with an application to the resource curse"
Event date: Wednesday, 02 March 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BSC 001
Speaker: By Ragnar TORVIK, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
LSF Lunch Seminar : Diversity Investing
Event date: Thursday, 03 March 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Oliver Spalt - Tilburg University
Lunchseminar in Economics: "On the Macroscopic Origins and Consequences of Economic Inequality: An Evolutionary Perspective"
Event date: Thursday, 03 March 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BSC 001
Speaker: By Fabrizio Germano, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, ES
Immunités en droit de l’Union européenne
Event date: Tuesday, 08 March 2016
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Salle de conference B.001 (rez-de-chaussée) Bâtiment Weicker 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
LSF Lunch Seminar : Understanding Bank-Run Contagion
Event date: Tuesday, 08 March 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Stefan T. Trautmann - University of Heidelberg
Open Day at the University of Luxembourg
Open Day 2016 at the University of Luxembourg
Published on Wednesday, 09 March 2016
The countdown is on: on Saturday, 19 March 2016, the Belval Campus of the University of Luxembourg in Esch-sur-Alzette is opening its doors from 09.00 to 16.00 and inviting prospective students, pa...
Protection of cultural property during armed conflict: the destruction of buildings dedicated to religion and historical monuments as a war crime
Event date: Wednesday, 09 March 2016
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Room B 001 (ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Kirchberg
Speaker: Dr Maria Varaki: Assistant Professor in International Law, Kadir Has University, Istanbul, Turkey
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Isoelastic Elasticity of Substitution Production Functions "
Event date: Wednesday, 09 March 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BSC 001
Speaker: By Jakub Growiec, Warsaw School of Economics
FDEF professor informs Canada immigration policy debate
Published on Friday, 11 March 2016
Professor in international economics and head of the Centre for Research in Economics and Management, Prof. Michel Beine, has contributed to research published on Canadian immigration policy.
“The Future of a United Kingdom in the European Union”
Event date: Friday, 11 March 2016
Hour:  14:00 18:15
Place:  University of Luxembourg Salle Tavenas 102, avenue Pasteur L-2310 Luxembourg
Restructured Master of Laws (LL.M.) programmes
Published on Tuesday, 15 March 2016
The Master of Laws programmes at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance have been restructured and will launch with the upcoming 2016/2017 academic year.
« Garantisme pénal », sécurité et menace terroriste
Event date: Wednesday, 16 March 2016
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker Salle B.001 (Rez-de-chaussée) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: M. Luigi Ferrajoli, professeur émérite à l’Université Rome III
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Acquisitions by Chinese companies: An investigation of the acquirer’s post-acquisition patent output"
Event date: Wednesday, 16 March 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Joern Block, Trier University
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Acquisitions by Chinese companies: An investigation of the acquirer’s post-acquisition patent output"
Event date: Wednesday, 16 March 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Joern Block, Trier University
LSF debates the future of finance
Published on Thursday, 17 March 2016
Experts from the Luxembourg School of Finance (LSF) were on site at this year’s ALFI Spring Conference to debate the future of finance.
Mapping the challenges in economic and financial criminal law: a comparative analysis of Europe and the US
Event date: Thursday, 17 March 2016
Hour:  9:00 17:30
Place:  Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance Weicker building, Room B001
LSF Lunch Seminar : Volume, liquidity and volatility in OTC markets
Event date: Thursday, 17 March 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Konstantin Milbradt – Northwestern University
"LEGAL VEHICLES AND STRUCTURES TO HOLD AND INVEST IN ART" @ TEFAF Maastricht
Event date: Friday, 18 March 2016
Hour:  9:30 11:00
Place:  TEFAF - MECC Maastricht Exhibition & Congress Center Forum Business Lounge 0.8 Maastricht, The Netherland, T: + 31 43 383 83 83
Studying in Luxembourg – “A unique opportunity”
Matthew Kemelek
Published on Monday, 21 March 2016
Visiting student Matthew Kemelek explains why studying abroad in Luxembourg was a “unique opportunity” to study law with an international outlook.
L’aréopagitique d’Isocrate et le contexte actuel: problèmes de répartition des compétences et de séparation des pouvoirs
Event date: Monday, 21 March 2016
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Campus Limpertsberg Bâtiment des Sciences Salle de conférence BSC 001 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Antoine Pantelis ¦ Université d’Athènes
CREA Conference Talk on Economics : "Prices and Auctions in Markets with Complex Constraints"
Event date: Wednesday, 23 March 2016
Hour:  17:00 18:30
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg (Building of Science, Room BS003) 162a avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg
Speaker: by Prof. Paul Milgrom, Stanford University
Actualité du contentieux de la France devant les juridictions de l’Union européenne
Event date: Thursday, 24 March 2016
Hour:  12:00 13:45
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Salle de conférence B 001 (rez-de-chaussée) Bâtiment Weicker 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Géraud Sajust De Bergues ¦ Directeur-adjoint des affaires juridiques au Ministère français des Affaires étrangères
Challenges of economic and financial criminal law explored
Prof. Katalin Ligeti
Published on Wednesday, 30 March 2016
A conference hosted at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance on 17 March 2016 explored the challenges in economic and financial criminal law, presenting the results of a comparative study condu...
FDEF sends visiting researcher to the International Criminal Court
Published on Tuesday, 05 April 2016
Dr Maria Pichou from the Faculty’s Research Unit in Law will spend six months at the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague as a Visiting Professional.
Top distinction for University’s Cassin moot court team
Published on Friday, 08 April 2016
The University of Luxembourg’s Cassin moot court team reached the second place in the 31st edition of the prestigious “Concours européen des droits de l'homme René Cassin". Team member Alexand...
Opening of the Robert Schuman Institute of European Affairs, the University of Luxembourg’s Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence
Event date: Monday, 11 April 2016
Hour:  18:00 19:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Salle Tavenas 102, avenue Pasteur L-2310 Luxembourg
Opening of the Robert Schuman Institute of European Affairs, the University of Luxembourg’s Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence
Event date: Monday, 11 April 2016
Hour:  18:00 19:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg, Tavenas room
Inauguration of the Robert Schuman Institute of European Affairs
Herwig Hofmann during his speech and René Leboutte, in the background
Published on Wednesday, 13 April 2016
On Monday, 11 April 2016, the University of Luxembourg inaugurated the Robert Schuman Institute of European Affairs, after securing funding from the European Commission for the institute as a Jean...
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Does tax competition make mobile firms more footloose?"
Event date: Wednesday, 13 April 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Ian Wooton, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK
Luxembourg hosts junior international economic law researchers
Published on Friday, 15 April 2016
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance on 14 and 15 April hosted the 5th Conference of the Postgraduate and Early Professionals/Academic Network (PEPA), drawing participants from six continents...
Renowned Stanford economist visits FDEF
Published on Monday, 18 April 2016
Prof. Paul Milgrom of Stanford University visited the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance to hold a talk and speak about his research in the field of auction theory.
The Future of Data Transfers outside of the European Union
Event date: Wednesday, 20 April 2016
Hour:  12:15 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Salle Tavenas 102, avenue Pasteur L-2310 Luxembourg
Speaker: Professors Mark Cole, Herwig Hofmann, Jean-Louis Schiltz
LSF Lunch Seminar : Short sales manipulation and product market relationships
Event date: Thursday, 21 April 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: José-Miguel Gaspar
Luxembourg School of Finance students celebrate graduation
New graduates
Published on Friday, 22 April 2016
A group of 63 students from the University’s Luxembourg School of Finance (LSF) celebrated their graduation on Thursday evening, entering the job market with degrees in Wealth Management, and Banki...
La codification au 21e siècle dans l’espace juridique francophone : défense et illustration en Belgique, en France et au Luxembourg
Event date: Friday, 22 April 2016
Hour:  9:00 16:30
Place:  Salle Tavenas 102, avenue Pasteur L-2310 Luxembourg
Moot court students get professional boost
Steve Jacoby
Published on Monday, 25 April 2016
The Luxembourg office of international law firm Clifford Chance for the second year running is supporting moot court activities at the Faculty, showing itself impressed with the committed, ambitiou...
European Union investment treaties and policy: Issues and Challenges in the Asia-Pacific Region
Event date: Monday, 25 April 2016
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Conference room B 001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Julien Chaisse, University of Hong Kong
Changes to LSF leadership and orientation
Published on Tuesday, 26 April 2016
The Luxembourg School of Finance (LSF) at the University of Luxembourg’s Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance on Friday, 22 April, elected Prof. Jang Schiltz as its new head, with new course direc...
The Permanent Court of Arbitration and its Contribution to International Dispute Settlement
Event date: Wednesday, 27 April 2016
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: M. Brooks Daly, Deputy Secretary-General and Principal Legal Counsel, Permanent Court of Arbitration, the Netherlands
Seminar Series on Finance & Technology: "Bitcoin and crypto currencies, blockchain technologies and their adaption potentials in the banking sector"
Event date: Wednesday, 27 April 2016
Hour:  12:30 13:30
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Building K2B2 - 2nd Floor Modigliani Miller Auditorium (E002-003) 4, rue A. Borschette L-1246 Luxembourg-Kirchberg
Speaker: Markus Willms, Project Manager and Business Analyst at the European Investment Bank
LSF Lunch Seminar : Informational Black Holes in Financial Markets
Event date: Thursday, 28 April 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Ulf Axelson - London School of Economics
Helping combat human trafficking in Laos
Published on Tuesday, 03 May 2016
As part of a cooperation project to support the Faculty of Law and Political Science at the National University of Laos, two FDEF professors joined a workshop in the country’s capital Vientiane at...
Book presentation - Europe 5.0 - A Model for the Future of Our Continent
Event date: Wednesday, 04 May 2016
Hour:  18:00 19:00
Place:  Weicker Building Room B001 - Ground floor
Speaker: Luc Frieden
Faculty welcomes Luc Frieden to discuss future of Europe
Published on Friday, 06 May 2016
Former Luxembourg Minister of Justice and Finance, Luc Frieden, on 4 May visited the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance to outline his vision for the future of the European Union.
LSF hosts inaugural FinTech research seminar
Published on Monday, 09 May 2016
The Luxembourg School of Finance (LSF) at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance hosted its first research seminar on finance and technology at the end of April, marking the start of a new semin...
FDEF hosts successful second alumni event
Published on Wednesday, 11 May 2016
Alumni and current students were joined by members of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance (FDEF) and the University of Luxembourg for the second FDEF Alumni Networking event on 10 May.
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Identification- and Singularity- Robust Inference for Moment Condition Models"
Event date: Wednesday, 11 May 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Patrick Guggenberger, The Pennsylvania State University, USA
Legal aspects of bank confidentiality and mandatory disclosure in two Asian financial centres: Singapore and Hong Kong
Event date: Thursday, 12 May 2016
Hour:  12:00 13:45
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B 001 (ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Dora Neo ¦ Associate Professor and Director, Centre for Banking & Finance Law (CBFL), Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore (NUS)
LSF Lunch Seminar : Interpreting factor models
Event date: Thursday, 12 May 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Stefan Nagel - University of Michigan
University law clinic offers free assistance
Consumer Law Clinic (“Clinique du droit”)
Published on Wednesday, 18 May 2016
Law students at the University of Luxembourg offer free assistance to members of the public on consumer rights disputes as part of their Master studies. Members of the public can submit their case...
Research Economic Seminar: "War made State and State Made War"
Event date: Thursday, 19 May 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: Anastasia Litina, CREA, Université du Luxembourg
LSF Lunch Seminar : Uncertainty, Reputation and Analysts Coverage
Event date: Thursday, 19 May 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Marco Navone - University of Technology Sydney
FDEF signs up two new partner universities in Brazil
Published on Monday, 23 May 2016
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance (FDEF) has signed agreements for academic cooperation with the University of São Paulo and Ibmec university in Brazil.
Research Economic Seminar: "Guilt by Association"
Event date: Tuesday, 24 May 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: Maikel Bellens, ZEW, Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung, Mannheim
New overview of EU Audiovisual Media Services Directive proposals
Published on Wednesday, 25 May 2016
A research project of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance on the EU-level Audiovisual Media Services Directive (AVMSD) delivers an updated comparison on amendment proposals put forward on 25...
La logistique comme « matrice cachée » de la dématérialisation
Event date: Wednesday, 25 May 2016
Hour:  12:00 13:45
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B 001 (ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Ezio Puglia ¦ chercheur postdoctoral à l’Université de Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: "More than just friends? Diversity in schools and interracial relationships"
Event date: Wednesday, 25 May 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Luca Merlino, Centre d'Economie de la Sorbonne, Paris1, France
The United Nations, Unilateral Sanctions and Human Rights: A view from the UN Special Rapporteur on unilateral coercive measures
Event date: Wednesday, 25 May 2016
Hour:  16:00 17:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Idriss Jazairy, UN Special Rapporteur
LSF Lunch Seminar : Savings gluts and financial fragility
Event date: Thursday, 26 May 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Jose A. Scheinkman - Columbia University, Princeton University and NBER
New book publication on company law
Published on Monday, 30 May 2016
A new book, co-edited by Prof. Pierre-Henri Conac (University of Luxembourg) and Professor Isabelle Urbain-Parléani (University Paris Descartes), explores the French simplified public limited liabi...
Understanding European Extra-Regionalism in the African Security Context
Event date: Monday, 30 May 2016
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Conference room B 001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Dr. Toni Haastrup, University of Kent
Academic and industry experts debate future of finance
Published on Tuesday, 31 May 2016
The Luxembourg School of Finance (LSF) held its 1st Finance & Technology Symposium on 25 May dedicated to the theme “Advancing Shadow Banking: The Impact of Regulation and Technology”.
5th Luxembourg Workshop on Space and Satellite Communication Law
Event date: Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Hour:  13:30 01-06 | 17:30
Place:  SES Betzdorf Château de Betzdorf L-6815 Betzdorf
Students host LSF wealth management challenge
Published on Friday, 03 June 2016
A group of Master in Wealth Management students at the end of May hosted the second edition of the LSF Challenge, a case competition with entrants from around Europe.
Les conflits de convictions : regards de droit européen et de droit comparé / Conflicting Convictions: a European and Comparative Approach
Event date: Friday, 03 June 2016
Hour:  14:00 17:15
Place:  Grande salle de la Cour de justice de l’Union européenne Boulevard Konrad Adenauer Kirchberg L-2925 Luxembourg
The EU proposal on the Investment Court System seen from a Japanese Perspective
Event date: Monday, 06 June 2016
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Conference room B 001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Shotaro Hamamoto, University of Kyoto
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Inflation Expectations, Saving Plans, and Household Savings - Evidence from Panel Data"
Event date: Wednesday, 08 June 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Nathanaël Vellekoop, Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
PhD candidate in law appointed to Board of Governors
Published on Thursday, 09 June 2016
A PhD candidate from the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance has been appointed the new student representative on the University of Luxembourg’s Board of Governors.
6th DOCTORAL SEMINAR ON INTERNATIONAL AND EU TAX LAW
Event date: Thursday, 09 June 2016
Hour:  13:00 11-06 | 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
LSF Lunch Seminar : Ownership Ties, Conflicts of Interests and the Tone of News.
Event date: Thursday, 09 June 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Marco Bigelli - University of Bologna
Research Economic Seminar: "The role of fees in foreign education: evidence from Italy and the UK"
Event date: Thursday, 09 June 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: Marco Delou, CREA, Université du Luxembourg
Exchange of Information and Fundamental Rights: The Berlioz Investment Fund Case
Event date: Thursday, 09 June 2016
Hour:  18:15 20:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Serge Schroeder (Premier Conseiller, Cour Administrative du Luxembourg), Corinne Baylac (Institut français du Luxembourg), Werner Haslehner (University of Luxembourg)
Celebrating moot court successes
Published on Monday, 13 June 2016
Law students, professors and coaches got together on 2 June to celebrate the great performance of the University of Luxembourg teams in this year’s international moot court competitions.
Soft Power in Hard Times? Perceptions of the EU from Ten Strategic Partners
Event date: Monday, 13 June 2016
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building Conference room B 001 (Ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Martin Holland, University of Canterbury
LSF Lunch Seminar : Leverage and the Cross-Section of Equity Returns
Event date: Tuesday, 14 June 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Kris Jacobs - University of Houston
Returns in fine art have been overestimated
Roman Kräussl
Published on Wednesday, 15 June 2016
Investors should buy paintings if they like looking at them, but not to make money, according to new research from the Luxembourg School of Finance of the University of Luxembourg, which found that...
University hosts first Centre for Logistics event
Published on Wednesday, 15 June 2016
A networking event hosted by University of Luxembourg President Prof. Rainer Klump introduced the new research area of supply chain management to a group of industry experts and highlighted the imp...
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Optimal policy with heterogeneous agents and aggregate shocks: an application to optimal public debt dynamics"
Event date: Wednesday, 15 June 2016
Hour:  11:30 12:30
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Xavier Ragot, CNRS, OFCE and Paris School of Economics
LSF Finance and technology Lunch Seminar : Advancing Financial Regulation with Innovative Technology: A Treat or a Thread?
Event date: Wednesday, 15 June 2016
Hour:  12:30 13:30
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Harald Stieber - Economist at the Department of Economic Analysis and Evaluation EC DG FISMA
International Awards Ceremony on Limpertsberg Campus
International Awards Ceremony 2016
Published on Thursday, 16 June 2016
On 15th June, the University of Luxembourg and its International Relations Office invited to the annual International Awards Ceremony on Limpertsberg Campus. The event was held to honour students s...
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Isoelastic Elasticity of Substitution Production Functions"
Event date: Thursday, 16 June 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Jakub Growiec, Warsaw School of Economics
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Institutional determinants of entrepreneurship:A cross-country analysis"
Event date: Friday, 17 June 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Enrico Santarelli, University of Bologna
LSF Lunch Seminar : Stock Duration, Analyst Recommendations, and Overvaluation
Event date: Tuesday, 21 June 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Martijn Cremers – University of Notre Dame
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Malaria Risk and Civil Violence"
Event date: Wednesday, 22 June 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Uwe Sunde, Ludwig Maximilian Universität, München
LSF Lunch Seminar : The Mutual Fund Fee Puzzle
Event date: Wednesday, 29 June 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Michael Halling - Stockholm School of Economics
Raising money for a good cause
FDEF Trier Run
Published on Thursday, 30 June 2016
Staff and students from the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance joined forces to compete in the 33th Trier half-marathon, raising money for Amnesty International.
Criminal Appeals in Europe
Event date: Thursday, 30 June 2016
Hour:  9:00 17:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Campus Limpertsberg Salle Tavenas 102, Avenue Pasteur L-2310 Luxembourg
Video: Alumni Community with Auguste Mutombo
Auguste Mutombo
Published on Friday, 01 July 2016
Who is better placed to talk about study courses than the students themselves? After landing their first job, the alumni of the University of Luxembourg have invited us into their offices to reflec...
Debating the future of Ukraine
Published on Friday, 01 July 2016
A delegation of academics from Ukraine visited the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance on 1 July for a round table conference on current developments in the Ukraine’s legal landscape in relation...
"Ukraine: Hopes for realisable law": round table conference
Event date: Friday, 01 July 2016
Hour:  9:45 15:30
Place:  Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance Weicker building, Room B001 - ground floor
Speaker: Four Ukrainian scientists from Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University
Study investigates Luxembourg journalism laws
Prof. Mark D. Cole
Published on Wednesday, 06 July 2016
A new study co-authored by Prof. Mark D. Cole at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance assesses the legal context for investigative journalism in 25 EU Member States, including Luxembourg.
Exploring criminal appeals throughout Europe
Prof. Silvia Allegrezza
Published on Wednesday, 06 July 2016
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance hosted an international conference on the topic of “Criminal Appeals in Europe” at the end of June, with a large panel of eminent international experts vis...
PhD Defence : Accession Treaties in the EU Legal Order
Event date: Wednesday, 06 July 2016
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle C215 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Mr Miro PREK
Prof. Christian Wolff wins AFFI 2016 Best Paper Award
Prof. Christian Wolff
Published on Thursday, 07 July 2016
Prof. Christian Wolff of the Luxembourg School of Finance received the 2016 Best Paper Award from the French Finance Association (AFFI) for research published about small business lending and Basel...
Study spotlights photographers and the law
Photojournalism study
Published on Thursday, 07 July 2016
A new study co-edited by Prof. Mark D. Cole of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance explores the legal frameworks applicable for photographers working in the Greater Region.
PhD Defence : IP Box Regime im Europäischen Steuerrecht
Event date: Friday, 08 July 2016
Hour:  13:00 17:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Paloma SCHWARZ
Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance – growth and renewal
Stefan Braum
Published on Tuesday, 12 July 2016
The University of Luxembourg’s Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance during the past academic year increasingly emphasised innovation and renewal, in order to lay the foundations for sustainable gr...
PhD candidate among top ten in international essay competition
Relja Radovic
Published on Tuesday, 16 August 2016
Relja Radovic, PhD candidate in law at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance, placed among the ten best participants in this year’s Nappert Prize in International Arbitration Essay Competition.
Last Chance to enroll for Extraordinary Seminar
European Court of Justice (ECJ), © G. Fessy, CJUE
Published on Thursday, 25 August 2016
This event about personal data within the financial, insurance and medical sectors, organised by the “Union Internationale des Avocats” (UIA), will take place on the 30 September and the 1st Octobe...
University expertise at European Court of Human Rights
Published on Friday, 02 September 2016
Prof. Katalin Ligeti of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance was asked to give a presentation on the ne bis in idem principle in Strasbourg on 31 August at the European Court of Human R...
Publication of “State Aid Law of the European Union”
Published on Friday, 02 September 2016
Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance professor Herwig Hofmann has published a new book, “State Aid Law of the European Union”, with Oxford University Press.
On your marks! Get set! Go!
Welcome Days 2016
Published on Friday, 09 September 2016
Launch yourself into the new academic year! A series of fun events and surprises await students of the University of Luxembourg on Belval Campus between 15 and 20 September.
Inaugural lecture: Digital Inclusive Finance – A Legal Perspective
Dirk Andreas Zetzsche
Published on Monday, 19 September 2016
Prof. Dirk Zetzsche of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance will hold his inaugural lecture on the topic of "Digital Inclusive Finance - A Legal Perspective" on 28 September 2016 at...
‘Life Time Contracts’ – essential for EU citizens
Published on Wednesday, 21 September 2016
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance on 30 September 2016 will be hosting a conference dedicated to the topic of “Life Time Contracts” and how EU frameworks can better ensure the protection of...
University of Luxembourg among the 180 best universities in the world
Times Higher Education logo
Published on Wednesday, 21 September 2016
The University of Luxembourg climbed to position 178 among the best universities in the world in the latest edition of the renowned “Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings”, improvi...
Lunchseminar in Economics: "The Violent Legacy of Victimization: Post Conflict Evidence on Asylum Seekers, Crimes and Public Policy in Switzerland"
Event date: Wednesday, 21 September 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Mathias Thoenig, HEC Lausanne, Switzerland
Law students gain insight on “Democracy” in the EU
Published on Thursday, 22 September 2016
To mark the start of the new academic year 2016-2017, and with it the launch of the Faculty’s restructured Master of Laws programmes, students enjoyed an exclusive screening of documentary film “De...
LSF Lunch Seminar - Activism and Takeovers
Event date: Thursday, 22 September 2016
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Mike Burkart - London School of Economics
LSF Lunch Seminar - Consistent Good News and Inconsistent Bad News
Event date: Tuesday, 27 September 2016
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Kelly Shue - University of Chicago
Brexit expertise in San Francisco
Published on Wednesday, 28 September 2016
Prof. Pierre-Henri Conac delivered the keynote address at a University of San Francisco conference on the impact of the UK leaving the European Union.
PhD Defence: Regulating Hedge Funds in the EU
Event date: Wednesday, 28 September 2016
Hour:  10:30 13:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg - Campus Limpertsberg Bâtiment des Sciences - Salle BS001 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 LUXEMBOURG
Speaker: Alexandros SERETAKIS
Workshop: "University of Luxembourg meets Singapore: Research Workshop on Innovation and Entrepreneurship"
Event date: Wednesday, 28 September 2016
Hour:  13:00 18:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 010
Speaker: NUS Business School, Université du Luxembourg, Nanyang Business School, University of Mannheim, University of Trier
new@uni.lu : Digital Inclusive Finance – A Legal Perspective
Event date: Wednesday, 28 September 2016
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Weicker Building - Room B001
Speaker: Prof. Dirk Zetzsche, LL.M
CANCELLED - LSF Lunch Seminar - Activism, Strategic Trading, and Liquidity
Event date: Thursday, 29 September 2016
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Pierre Collin Dufresne - École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne and Swiss Finance Institute
Research Economic Seminar: "Hiring New Key Inventors to Improve Post-M&A Innovation Performance"
Event date: Thursday, 29 September 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: Marta Fernandez, CREA, Université du Luxembourg
“Life Time Contracts”: Rethinking Contract Law
Event date: Friday, 30 September 2016
Hour:  8:30 19:00
Place:  Chambre des Métiers 2, Circuit de la Foire Internationale L-1347 Luxembourg
Banking Union: Quo Vadis
Event date: Monday, 03 October 2016
Hour:  18:00 21:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Salle Tavenas 102, avenue Pasteur L-2310 Luxembourg
Book published on transnational teaching of the law
Published on Tuesday, 04 October 2016
A new publication to emerge out of an international colloquium hosted by the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance, “La transnationalisation de l’enseignement du droit”, outlines the future of the...
LSF Lunch Seminar - Optimal Investment in Variance Swaps and Other Assets
Event date: Tuesday, 04 October 2016
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Loriano Mancini - Swiss Finance Institute
Lunchseminar in Economics: "The Impact of Economic Uncertainty on Fertility Cycles:The Case of the Post WWII Baby Boom "
Event date: Wednesday, 05 October 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Bastien Chabé-Ferret, Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium
Faculty professor consulted by European Parliament
Published on Thursday, 06 October 2016
Prof. Mark Cole was consulted as an expert by the European Parliament during a hearing of the CULT Committee as part of a forthcoming review of the European Commission’s Audiovisual Media Services...
LSF Lunch Seminar - Dimensional Analysis and Market Microstructure Invariance
Event date: Thursday, 06 October 2016
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Albert S. Kyle - University of Maryland
Research Economic Seminar: "How do inventors’ networks affect urban invention? Evidence from France"
Event date: Thursday, 06 October 2016
Hour:  13:00 08-10 | 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: Laurent Berge, CREA, Université du Luxembourg
Five-year anniversary for LSF Asset Management Summit
Published on Wednesday, 12 October 2016
The Luxembourg School of Finance (LSF) hosted the 5th annual Luxembourg Asset Management Summit from 9 to 11 October 2016. The five-year anniversary edition was devoted to issues centra...
Business and Human Rights - From a Normative Point of View
Event date: Wednesday, 12 October 2016
Hour:  11:00 12:45
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
CANCELLED - LSF Lunch Seminar - Rules versus discretion in bank resolution
Event date: Thursday, 13 October 2016
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Lucy White - Harvard Business School
New chair in Capital Markets and Post Trade
Prof. Rainer Klump, Yves Mersch, Jeffrey Tessler
Published on Monday, 17 October 2016
The University of Luxembourg has established the new funded Chair in Capital Markets and Post Trade at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance in cooperation with seven partners from the financia...
Chair in Capital Markets and Post-Trade
Event date: Monday, 17 October 2016
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg | Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance | Weicker Building - Room B001 (Ground floor)
LSF Lunch Seminar - Governance under the Gun: Spillover Effects of Hedge Fund Activism
Event date: Tuesday, 18 October 2016
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Nickolay Gantchev - University of North Carolina
3x3 FinTech lecture series
Event date: Tuesday, 18 October 2016
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg, Weicker Building, room B001
Speaker: Jean-Louis Schiltz,
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Complementary Monopolies with Asymetric Information"
Event date: Wednesday, 19 October 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Joana Resende, University of Porto, Portugal
LSF students experience Singapore and New York
Published on Thursday, 20 October 2016
As part of their Master programmes, students from the Luxembourg School of Finance travelled to New York and Singapore to complete their studies.
LSF Lunch Seminar - Foreign Banks and International Transmission of Monetary Policy : Evidence from the Syndicated Loan market
Event date: Thursday, 20 October 2016
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Harry Huizinga - Tilburg University
Soutenance de thèse: La répartition des risques dans les partenariats public-privé
Event date: Friday, 21 October 2016
Hour:  14:30 18:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle C215 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Kim Eric MÖRIC
EU State aid law and the power to tax
Event date: Monday, 24 October 2016
Hour:  12:30 14:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Weicker bulding - Room B001(ground floor) 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Towards an internet of identity - uni.lu meets MIT
Event date: Tuesday, 25 October 2016
Hour:  10:00 13:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg | Belval Campus | Black Box
Speaker: Keynote speech by Dave Shrier, Managing Director of MIT Connection Science
“An Economy in Crisis - A Crisis of Civilization” - Anthropology of Money, Debt and Time
Event date: Tuesday, 25 October 2016
Hour:  18:30 20:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Campus Limpersberg Bâtiment des Sciences Room 004 (ground floor)
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Marcel Hénaff (anthropologist and philosopher), San Diego University, USA
Soutenance de thèse: La sanction de l’obligation légale d’information en droit des contrats de consommation : étude de droit français et luxembourgeois.
Event date: Wednesday, 26 October 2016
Hour:  14:30 18:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle C215 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Cécile PITZALIS
Quatre étudiants de l’Uni ont participé à la SPECQUE 2016
Photo étudiants
Published on Thursday, 27 October 2016
Jerry Hilgert et Ariane Scheffer, étudiants à la Faculté des Sciences, de la Technologie et de la Communication (FSTC) ainsi qu'Isabel Subirats Alvarado et Lucy Furtado, étudiantes à la Facult...
La réforme du droit des sociétés
Event date: Thursday, 27 October 2016
Hour:  8:15 18:30
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Campus Belval, Grande salle 2, avenue de l'Université L-4365 Esch-sur-Alzette
Special guests visit consumer law clinic
Published on Thursday, 03 November 2016
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance’s Clinique du Droit welcomed guest students from Italy and Luxembourg MP Marc Angel to its first coaching session of the 2016/2017 academic year.
Successful start for FinTech lecture series
Published on Monday, 07 November 2016
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance and the SnT together with the Luxembourg House of Financial Technology (LHoFT) in October launched a new lecture series dedicated to the topic of FinTech.
Consumer remedies in the digital single market
Event date: Wednesday, 09 November 2016
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Jens Kleinschmidt
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Heterogeneity and Persistence in Returns to Wealth"
Event date: Wednesday, 09 November 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Luigi Guiso, Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance, Rome
Research Economic Seminar: "The effect of dual holdings on the level of accounting conservatism "
Event date: Thursday, 10 November 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: Thomas Kaspereit, CREA, Université du Luxembourg
Enhancing the European Social Model
Event date: Friday, 11 November 2016
Hour:  11:45 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Nicola Countouris (UCL London) and Dr. Franck Lecomte (CJEU*)
Space law made in Luxembourg
Published on Monday, 14 November 2016
Professors from the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance advised the Luxembourg government on its space resources law, a draft of which was presented on 11 November 2016.
Agreement signed with Yaroslaw Mudryi National Law University
Stefan Braum and Yuriy P. Bytyak
Published on Wednesday, 16 November 2016
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance has signed an academic cooperation agrement with Yaroslaw Mudryi National Law University in Kharkiv, Ukraine.
Delegation to Singapore strengthens research collaboration
Research collaboration visit in Singapore
Published on Wednesday, 16 November 2016
On 15 November 2016, Rainer Klump, President of the University of Luxembourg, took part in the signature event of a research agreement between Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) and the Nation...
The Future of Funds Taxation - Domestic Law, Tax Treaties and EU Law
Event date: Thursday, 17 November 2016
Hour:  8:30 18:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg - Salle Tavenas 102 avenue Pasteur L-2310 Luxembourg
PhD Defence : External cooperation of decentralised agencies of the European Union: Legal framework for powers and practice
Event date: Tuesday, 22 November 2016
Hour:  13:45 18:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle C215 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Zheni ZHEKOVA
Moot court partnership with Clifford Chance continues
Steve Jacoby and Stefan Braum
Published on Wednesday, 23 November 2016
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance has renewed its partnership with law firm Clifford Chance in support of student participation in international moot court competitions for the third year r...
PhD Defence: The Implementation of the Audiovisual Media Services Directive by the national regulatory authorities
Event date: Wednesday, 23 November 2016
Hour:  9:30 12:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Jenny WEINAND METZDORF
Lunchseminar in Economics: "International Investment Positions Revisited: Investor Heterogeneity and Individual Security Characteristics"
Event date: Wednesday, 23 November 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Robert Vermeulen, de Nederlandsche Bank, The Netherlands
3x3 FinTech Lecture Series - FinTech and Finance: Impact and Implications
Event date: Thursday, 24 November 2016
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg Batiment Central Paul Feidert Room 6, rue Richard Coudenhove‐Kalergi L-1359 Luxembourg
Speaker: Dr. Kalle Rinne - Research Associate in Finance, University of Luxembourg
Étude sur les structures de prises de participation à caractère public
Published on Friday, 25 November 2016
Récemment, Monsieur le Professeur Dr. Rainer Klump, Recteur de l’Université du Luxembourg, a remis à Monsieur Patrick Nickels, Président de la Société Nationale de Crédit et d’Investissement, l’étu...
University of Luxembourg hosts graduation ceremonies
Cérémonies de remise des diplômes de masters
Published on Monday, 28 November 2016
The month of November saw 998 students graduate from the University of Luxembourg with a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree, as the University hosted its annual graduation ceremonies.
Luxembourg and Singapore discuss legal issues in finance
National University of Singapore
Published on Tuesday, 29 November 2016
Law researchers from the University of Luxembourg visited the National University of Singapore in November to discuss topical legal issues drawing increasing attention in the field of financial and...
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Financial Literacy and Bank Runs: An Experimental Analysis "
Event date: Wednesday, 30 November 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Luca Panaccione, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
Research Economic Seminar: "Integrated likelihood based inference for nonlinear panel data models with unobserved effects"
Event date: Thursday, 01 December 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: Martin Schumann, CREA, Université du Luxembourg
PhD Defence: Informalisation of criminal justice systems - A critical analysis
Event date: Thursday, 01 December 2016
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle C215 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Heleen DE GEEST
University of Luxembourg a leading law school
Financial Times
Published on Monday, 05 December 2016
For the sixth year running, the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance has been listed in the Financial Times’ Innovative Law Schools report.
LSF Lunch Seminar - High-frequency trading and extreme price movements
Event date: Monday, 05 December 2016
Hour:  12:30 21-11 | 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Ryan Riordan - Queen's University
LSF Lunch Seminar - How does hedge fund activism reshape corporate innovation ?
Event date: Thursday, 08 December 2016
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Alon Brav - Duke University and NBER
Prof. Nicolas Jonard appointed head of CREA
Published on Monday, 12 December 2016
The Centre for Research in Economics and Management (CREA) has appointed Prof. Nicolas Jonard as its new head.
LSF Lunch Seminar - The Pricing of Tail Risk and the Equity Premium: Evidence from International Option Markets
Event date: Tuesday, 13 December 2016
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Viktor Todorov - Northwestern University
LSF Lunch Seminar - State Taxation and the Reallocation of Business Activity: Evidence from Establishment-Level Data
Event date: Wednesday, 14 December 2016
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Joshua Rauh - Stanford Graduate School of Business, Hoover Institution, SIEPR and NBER
Lunchseminar in Economics: "On the road to integration? Immigrants’ demand for informal (& formal) education"
Event date: Wednesday, 14 December 2016
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Nicola Coniglio, University of Bari, Italy
LSF Lunch Seminar - Drivers of Effort: Evidence from Employee Absenteeism
Event date: Thursday, 15 December 2016
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Margarita Tsoutsoura - Booth School of Business, University of Chicago
Master in Economics and Finance joins European network
Published on Friday, 16 December 2016
The Master in Economics and Finance offered at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance has been certified by the European Master in Official Statistics (EMOS) network.
Luxembourg and Laos sign agreement for university cooperation
Published on Wednesday, 21 December 2016
On 21 December 2016, the Luxembourgish Minister for Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Affairs, Romain Schneider, and the Rector of the University of Luxembourg, Prof. Rainer Klump, signed a...
PhD candidate among top six EY young tax professionals
Julia Sinnig
Published on Monday, 09 January 2017
Julia Sinnig, graduate of the LL.M. in European and International Tax Law and currently a PhD student at the Research Unit in Law, was one of six finalists in EY’s Young Tax Professional of the Yea...
Benny Mantin appointed Director of the LCL
Benny Mantin
Published on Tuesday, 10 January 2017
Prof. Benny Mantin has been appointed Director of the Luxembourg Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management (LCL), founded in December 2015 to establish Luxembourg as a world-class research a...
LSF Lunch Seminar - Anomalies Across the Globe: Once Public, No Longer Existent?
Event date: Tuesday, 10 January 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Heiko Jacobs - University of Mannheim
MIT Global SCALE Network Student Webinar
Event date: Tuesday, 10 January 2017
Hour:  18:00 19:00
Speaker: Current students from all four current MIT SCALE centres
The Unilateral Provision of Global Public Goods: A Republican Account
Event date: Wednesday, 11 January 2017
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: Aravind Ganesh
Lunchseminar in Economics: "PROFILE-SCORE ADJUSTMENTS FOR INCIDENTAL-PARAMETER PROBLEMS"
Event date: Wednesday, 11 January 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Geert Dhaene, University of Leuven, Belgium
LSF Lunch Seminar : Household Finance and the Value of Life
Event date: Thursday, 12 January 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: François Legrand – EM Lyon Business School
PhD Defence : La fonction juridictionnelle au service de l’intégration sud-américaine. Regards croisés sur la contribution des juges régionaux à la construction d’un espace intégré : Europe et Amérique du Sud
Event date: Friday, 13 January 2017
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Mariana PENA-PINON
Launch of Certificate in Law and Regulation of Inclusive Finance
Published on Monday, 16 January 2017
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance on 16 January welcomed the first cohort of its new executive education programme, the Certificate in Law and Regulation of Inclusive Finance.
Publication in Journal of Financial Stability
Prof. Roman Kräussl
Published on Tuesday, 17 January 2017
Prof. Roman Kräussl of the Luxembourg School of Finance has been published in the peer-reviewed Journal of Financial Stability with a paper on the 2011 European short sale ban.
PhD Defense: Financial Intermediation and Macroeconomic Fluctuations
Event date: Wednesday, 18 January 2017
Hour:  14:30 16:30
Place:  Campus Limpertsberg Salle BSC 204 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg (Luxembourg)
Speaker: Claire Océane Chevallier
Open lecture - Corporate Governance in an Environment of Weak Institutions
Event date: Thursday, 19 January 2017
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  Weicker Building, room B001
Speaker: Prof. Uriel Procaccia
PhD Defence : Droit pénal et régulation de la concurrence. La sanction pénale des cartels dans l’Union européenne.
Event date: Friday, 20 January 2017
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Sophie DE SANCTIS
LSF Lunch Seminar: Basis-momentum in the futures curve and volatility risk
Event date: Tuesday, 24 January 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Melissa Porras Prado - Nova Business School and Economics
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Globalization and Mental Distress"
Event date: Wednesday, 25 January 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Rosario Crinò, University of Milan, Italy
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Globalization and Mental Distress"
Event date: Wednesday, 25 January 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Rosario Crinò, University of Milan, Italy
3x3 FinTech Lecture Series - Smart Regulation: Regulatory Sandbox
Event date: Wednesday, 25 January 2017
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Campus Kirchberg Weicker Building, room B001
Speaker: Prof. Dirk Zetzsche, ADA Chair in Financial Law (Inclusive Finance)
International Conference "Time & Tax"
Event date: Thursday, 26 January 2017
Hour:  8:30 19:00
Place:  Salle Tavenas 102, avenue Pasteur L-2310 Luxembourg
L’Europe face à l’autonomie collective. The Right to Collective Bargaining in EU, Between the CJEU and the ECHR
Event date: Thursday, 26 January 2017
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Professeur Filip Dorssemont
Research Economic Seminar: "The Geography of Educated Elites: Development Implications and Long-Run Prospects"
Event date: Thursday, 26 January 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: Michal Burzynski, CREA, Université du Luxembourg
Lifelong learning: new inclusive finance programme
Dirk Zetzsche
Published on Friday, 27 January 2017
The University of Luxembourg and Appui au Développement Autonome (ADA), in cooperation with the European Investment Bank (EIB), in January launched a new lifelong learning programme, the Certificat...
PhD Defence : Effective implementation of EU law versus legal certainty - Tracing the tension throughout the Court of Justice’s case-law on national rules governing ex officio review and res judicata
Event date: Friday, 27 January 2017
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Allison ÖSTLUND
PhD Defense: Tax havens under international pressure: a game theoretical approach
Event date: Friday, 27 January 2017
Hour:  14:30 17:30
Place:  Limpertsberg Campus BS001
Speaker: Giuseppe Pulina
PhD Defence : La société de surveillance, paradigme de contrôle social en droit pénal.
Event date: Monday, 30 January 2017
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Clémentine BOULANGER
Lunchtime Seminar in Law: The EU Regulatory Approach to Blockchain Technology
Event date: Tuesday, 31 January 2017
Hour:  12:00 13:45
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
LSF Lunch Seminar : Corporate Strategy, Conformism, and Stock Market
Event date: Thursday, 02 February 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Thierry Foucault - HEC Paris
Research Economic Seminar: "Great Expectations: The Persistent Effect of (Origin) Institutions on Immigrants' Trust"
Event date: Thursday, 02 February 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: Anastasia Litina, CREA, University of Ioannina, Greece
Bringing blockchain expertise to Luxembourg
Assistant Prof. Nikolas Guggenberger
Published on Friday, 03 February 2017
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance continues to build and strengthen its presence in offering expertise in the area of FinTech and financial law, most recently hosting a seminar on blockchai...
Lecture Series in European and comparative labour law
Event date: Friday, 03 February 2017
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Population ageing research published in Harvard Business Review
Published on Tuesday, 07 February 2017
Research into population ageing in relation to innovation, carried out by Prof. Andreas Irmen and Dr. Anastasia Litina, has been published in the Harvard Business Review.
SAVE THE DATE - LSF Recruitment Week 2017
Event date: Tuesday, 07 February 2017
Hour:  10:00 10-02 | 17:00
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance 2b rue Albert Borschette K2D2 Building L-1246 Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Marital Matching, Economies of Scale and Intrahousehold Allocations"
Event date: Wednesday, 08 February 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Laurens Cherchye, University of Leuven, Belgium
LSF Lunch Seminar - How does the equity premium respond to monetary policy, and why?
Event date: Thursday, 09 February 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Tim Kröncke - University of Basel
European Union Diplomacy: From Dream to Reality
Event date: Thursday, 09 February 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
3x3 FinTech Lecture Series: Secure & compliant data management in FinTech applications
Event date: Friday, 10 February 2017
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  Weicker Building, room B001
Speaker: Prof. Lionel Briand
Recruitment Week a success for students and partner companies
Published on Monday, 13 February 2017
Students at the Luxembourg School of Finance (LSF) had the chance to meet with 25 financial sector companies during a special Recruitment Week hosted from 6 to 10 February 2017.
CANCELLED - LSF Lunch Seminar - A Dynamic Agency Theory of Delegates Investment
Event date: Tuesday, 14 February 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Sebastian Pfeil - University of Bonn
La mise en œuvre au Luxembourg de l’ordonnance européenne de saisie conservatoire des comptes bancaires
Event date: Wednesday, 15 February 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: Prof. Gilles Cuniberti
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Managing Trade: Evidence from China and the US"
Event date: Wednesday, 15 February 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By kalina Manova, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
New Master in Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Master in Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Published on Thursday, 16 February 2017
Registration is open for the new Master in Logistics and Supply Chain Management offered by the University of Luxembourg in collaboration with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), with...
LSF Lunch Seminar - The Value of Creditor Governance: Debt Renegotiations In and Outside Distress
Event date: Thursday, 16 February 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Marc Arnold - University of St Gallen
Research Economic Seminar: "Environmental Policy, Technology Adoption and the Size Distribution of Firms"
Event date: Thursday, 16 February 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: Efthymia Kyriakopoulou, CREA, Université du Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Gravity of Unit Prices"
Event date: Wednesday, 22 February 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Ana Cecilia Fieler, University of Pennsylvania, US
Lunchseminar in Economics: "Gravity of Unit Prices"
Event date: Wednesday, 22 February 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Ana Cecilia Fieler, University of Pennsylvania, US
Research Economic Seminar: "Optimal provision of childcare"
Event date: Thursday, 23 February 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Building Bâtiment Central Room BC 208
Speaker: Bertrand Verheyden, LISER, Luxembourg
eXplore conference: "The future Supply Chain Management"
Event date: Wednesday, 01 March 2017
Hour:  9:00 17:30
Place:  Chambre des métiers du Grand-Duché de Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Yossi Sheffi
Lunchtime Seminar in Law: Humanitarian assistance and the protection of humanitarian workers from an operational and a legal perspective
Event date: Wednesday, 01 March 2017
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Julie Tenenbaum et Thomas Hallier
LCL eXplores the future of supply chain management
Published on Friday, 03 March 2017
The Luxembourg Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management (LCL) hosted its first annual eXplore Conference on 1 March – a meeting place for practitioners, researchers and policy makers to dis...
New FDEF representation on University Council
Olivier Voordeckers
Published on Wednesday, 08 March 2017
Following internal elections, PhD candidate Olivier Voordeckers will represent the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance’s intermediate staff on the University Council.
Lunchseminar in Economics: Boosting Taxes for Boasting Houses: Status Concerns in the Housing Market
Event date: Wednesday, 08 March 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Timo Trimborn, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
LSF Lunch Seminar : Real Anomalies
Event date: Thursday, 09 March 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium
Lunchseminar in Economics: On the Dynamics of Speculation in a Model of Bubbles and Manias
Event date: Tuesday, 14 March 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, Campus Limpertsberg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Les données personnelles des Européens dans le monde digital
Event date: Tuesday, 14 March 2017
Hour:  17:30 19:30
Place:  Chambre de Commerce, Luxembourg
Lunchseminar in Economics: Comparative Advantage and Agglomeration of Economic Activity
Event date: Wednesday, 15 March 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 Pflüger, University of Würzburg, Germany
3x3 FinTech Lecture Series: CALCURIX, a risk management software for the investment fund industry
Event date: Wednesday, 15 March 2017
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Weicker Building, room B001
Speaker: Prof. Jang Schiltz & Ismael Fadiga
LSF Lunch Seminar - Deviations from Covered Interest Rate Parity
Event date: Thursday, 16 March 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Adrien Verdelhan - MIT Sloan and NBER
PhD Defence : Cross-border evidence gathering: equality of arms within the EU?
Event date: Friday, 17 March 2017
Hour:  10:30 12:00
Place:  Utrecht University Senaatszaal Domplein 29 Utrecht 3512 JE
Speaker: Marloes VAN WIJK
“Making Europe Again” workshop - A new manifesto for Europe, 60 years after the Treaty of Rome
Event date: Friday, 17 March 2017
Hour:  14:00 18:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg - Faculté de Droit, d'Économie et de Finance Weicker Building, room B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Test of endurance for two PhD candidates
Published on Tuesday, 21 March 2017
PhD candidates Johannes Fahner and Moritz Klein in March braved sub-zero temperatures and harsh conditions in Siberia to raise funds for clean water at the Baikal Ice Marathon.
Lunchseminar in Economics: Genes and Entrepreneurship: a discovery in the world of behavior and biology
Event date: Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Roy Thurik, Erasmus University of Rotterdam, The Netherlands
LSF Lunch Seminar: Granularity and (Downside) Risk in Equity Markets
Event date: Thursday, 23 March 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium
Law professors consulted as experts
Published on Monday, 27 March 2017
Prof. Mark Cole and Prof. Joana Mendes, both from the Research Unit in Law, were invited to speak at expert events in relation to their fields of research: media law and comparative administrative...
Clinique du Droit students visit Rome
Published on Friday, 31 March 2017
Students from the Master in European Private Law taking part in the Clinique du Droit (Consumer Law Clinic) visited Roma Tre University during the week of 13 March, meeting students from a partner...
PhD Defence : What Dignity Demands: From Political to Poetical Liberalism.
Event date: Monday, 27 March 2017
Hour:  13:30 16:00
Place:  Université du Luxembourg Bâtiment Weicker - Salle B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker 2721 - Luxembourg
Speaker: Richard Mailey
Moot court students learn by doing
ELMC Moot Court Team
Published on Tuesday, 28 March 2017
A group of four Master students in law joined forces to compete in the European Law Moot Court competition (ELMC), representing the University of Luxembourg in the regional finals hosted in Paris t...
Students engage in Making Europe Again
Published on Tuesday, 28 March 2017
Students at the University of Luxembourg got together on 17 March to discuss the future of Europe and contribute to the drafting of a new manifesto for the EU, 60 years after the signature of the T...
Legal Theory Seminar on adjudication, judicial protection and social rights
Event date: Tuesday, 28 March 2017
Hour:  9:00 18:00
Place:  Faculté de Droit Weicker Building, room B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
LSF Lunch Seminar - For Richer, For Poorer: Banker's Skin-in-the-game and Risk Taking in New England, 1867-1880
Event date: Tuesday, 28 March 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Peter Koudijs - Stanford University
Lunchtime Seminar in Law: A model copyright/design interface: not an impossible and undesirable task?
Event date: Wednesday, 29 March 2017
Hour:  12:45 13:45
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Estelle Derclaye
Lunchseminar in Economics: Labor Supply in the Past, Present and Future: a Balanced-Growth Perspective
Event date: Wednesday, 29 March 2017
Hour:  13:00 14:00
Place:  CREA, 162a, avenue de la Faïencerie L-1511 Luxembourg, Bâtiment des Sciences Room BS 001
Speaker: By Timo Boppart, University of Stockholm, Sweden
LSF Lunch Seminar : Preventing Controversial Catastrophes
Event date: Thursday, 30 March 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Emilio Osambela - Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Les 20 ans de la Cour Constitutionnelle : trop jeune pour mourir ?
Event date: Friday, 31 March 2017
Hour:  9:00 18:00
Place:  Cité Judiciaire Bâtiment commun BC 1er étage L-2080 Luxembourg
The Future of Collective Labour Law in EU: Representation, Collective Bargaining and the Right to Strike
Event date: Friday, 31 March 2017
Hour:  12:00 14:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Conference room B.001 (Ground floor) Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Professor José Maria MIRANDA BOTO
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...
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
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
Unicareers.lu - 4ème édition !
unicareers.lu à Luxembourg Congrès (ECCL)
Event date: Friday, 29 September 2017
Hour:  10:00 17:00
Place:  Luxembourg Congrès ou ECCL (European Convention Center Luxembourg), Place de l'Europe, L-1499 Luxembourg
CALL FOR PAPERS : 6th Luxembourg Asset Management Summit, 26-27 October 2017
Event date: Thursday, 26 October 2017
Hour:  9:00 27-10 | 17:00