Economic Governance and Competition: The Pros and Cons of Private Ordering in the Shadow of the Law

Date(s) of Conference:

Thursday, September 30 – Friday October 1, 2010


Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC)
Tilburg University, The Netherlands


This workshop aims to bring scholars together who have studied organizations and institutions that support economic activities if using the courts is not an option. The workshop will also provide a competition policy perspective that critically weighs the pros and cons of self-governance institutions against each other.

Call for Papers:

  • The deadline for submissions is May 16, 2010
  • Papers should be submitted in PDF format to
  • Authors of accepted papers will be notified by June 30, 2010
  • Speakers might be asked to discuss a paper
  • Completed drafts of accepted papers are due by August 31, 2010 and will be made available for download on the conference website

Contact information:

Jens Prüfer (Tilburg University),

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