The University of Chicago Law School/FGV Forum in Law and Economics in Brazil- Corporate and Securities Law & Economics

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Add to Calendar 2020-09-22 15:00:00 2020-09-30 09:52:06 The University of Chicago Law School/FGV Forum in Law and Economics in Brazil- Corporate and Securities Law & Economics Event details: https://www.law.uchicago.edu/events/university-chicago-law-schoolfgv-forum-law-and-economics-brazil-corporate-and-securities-law - University of Chicago Law School web@law.uchicago.edu America/Chicago public
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In this lecture, Professor Henderson will introduce the law and economics approach to corporate and securities regulation, highlighting the major advances in understanding these fields and considering current policy debates through the lens of law and economics.

The University of Chicago Law School/FGV Forum in Law and Economics in Brazil offers a four-week lecture series online, on “hot topics” in Law and Economics. The goal of the Forum is to introduce the audience to the most up-to-date thinking about major legal and policy issues. Each topic will be presented in an original lecture by a Senior Professor from the University of Chicago Law School, and then followed by lecture on that theme by a distinguished FGV Law School (DIREITO RIO and DIREITO SP) expert in Law and Economics. The Forum is open to scholars, policymakers, judges, practitioners, and advanced students.

Forum Program

The University of Chicago Law School/FGV Forum in Law and Economics in Brazil offers a four-week lecture series online, on “hot topics” in Law and Economics. The goal of the Forum is to introduce the audience to the most up-to-date thinking about major legal and policy issues. Each topic will be presented in an original lecture by a Senior Professor from the University of Chicago Law School, and then followed by lecture on that theme by a distinguished FGV Law School (DIREITO RIO and DIREITO SP) expert in Law and Economics. The Forum is open to scholars, policymakers, judges, practitioners, and advanced students.

Program will be live-streamed on YouTube.  Links are posted below.

WEEK 1: “Law, Technology, and Competition”

  • Randal C. Picker, The University of Chicago Law School - Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at 3:00PM  

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  • Carlos Ragazzo, FGV DIREITO RIO - Thursday, September 10, 2020 at 3:00PM 

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WEEK 2:  “Do Constitutional Rights Matter”

  • Adam Chilton, The University of Chicago Law School - Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at 3:00PM  CDT

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  • Thomaz Pereira, FGV DIREITO RIO - Thursday, September 17, 2020 at 3:00 CDT

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Week 3: Corporate and Securities Law & Economics

  • M. Todd Henderson, The University of Chicago Law School -Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at 3:00PM CDT  

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Week 4: The Economic Approach to Consumer Contracts

  • Omri Ben-Shahar, The University of Chicago Law School - Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at 3:00PM CDT

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  • Luciano Timm, FGV DIREITO SP - Thursday, October 1, 2020 at 3:00PM CDT

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