EMLE Midterm Meeting 2019

Edmund-Siemers-Allee 1, 20146 Hamburg
14th -16th February

European Master in Law and Economics (EMLE) Midterm Conference in Law & Economics: Call for Papers

The Institute of Law & Economics (ILE), Law School, Universität Hamburg, is proud to host the Midterm Meeting of the European Master in Law & Economics Programme in Hamburg on 14-16 February 2019.


We invite scholars in the field of Law & Economics and Empirical Legal Studies to present their research at the academic
conference on
15 February 2019.


Please submit your paper or abstract as PDF-file to Please indicate “MTM paper submission” as subject of the email. Priority in the selection process will be given to completed papers.


The deadline to submit a paper or abstract is 21 December 2018. We will send notifications of acceptance before Mid-January.


The academic conference on 15 February 2019 will commence at 9:00 am and continue until 5:30 pm. The conference will include a key lecture in the morning by Dr. Andreas Dressel, Hamburg’s Senator for Finance. The day will be concluded by a formal conference dinner. The conference schedule will be available at the end of January 2019.

There will be no conference fee or any other costs for presenters associated with attending the academic programme. In addition, ILE will provide complimentary refreshments and lunch during the conference.

Hotel accommodation will be provided to speakers whose papers are selected for presentation.

For general inquiries, please contact us at

4:00 pm - 6:00 pmThesis Meeting for current EMLE students and Academic Staff of 3rd Term Partner Universities
8:00 am - 5:00 pmEMLE Conference in Law & Economics
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

8:00 pm - 1:00 am
Graduation Ceremony

Graduation Dinner
09:30 am - 3:30 pmBoard Meeting for EMLE Board Members


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Workshop Sessions – EMLE Midterm Meeting 2019

EMLE & Beyond (Meeting Alumni & Associated Partners)

Site Plan Conference Venue

ESA – Park Cafe Schöne Aussichten (Dinner)

All attendees – except for current EMLE-students – need to register and pay before 13 February, 2017.


The fee includes free:

  • Attendance at Conference Workshops
  • Lunch and Coffee Breaks
  • Graduation Ceremony
  • Graduation Dinner and Party (including soft drinks, beer and wine)



  • EMLE staff (incl. graduation dinner): 95 €
  • EMLE Alumni (incl. graduation dinner): 45 €
  • EMLE Graduates
    • incl. graduation dinner: 55 €
    • graduation ceremony only: free but please register at
  • Workshops only (no graduation dinner) free but please register at


If you have any special preferences regarding the dinner (allergies etc.) please inform us.



Current EMLE students coming from Ghent & Rotterdam will be staying at the „Generator Hostel“, situated in the City Center nearby the main station. Contact & route description.


  • Conference attendees and speakers are responsible for their own travel-related expenses.


One night for speakers will be covered by the EMLE. Please wait for further information.


Central Station - Generator Hostel