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On the economics of the legal systems and courts

Professor Luca Anderlini, LSE, will give a public lecture on the economics of the legal systems and courts, on Tuesday 25 April at LSE.

Legal systems and courts have a potentially enormous impact on the functioning of an economy. This lecture will focus on the economic rationale for court intervention in contractual disputes, and on the role of the legal system within which courts operate.

Professor Luca Anderlini is BP visiting professor at LSE and professor of economics at Georgetown University.

Professor John Sutton, LSE, will chair this event.

On the Economics of the Legal Systems and Courts is on Tuesday 25 April 2006 at 6.30pm in the Old Theatre, Old Building, LSE, Houghton Street, London WC2A. This event is free and open to all with no ticket required.


To reserve a press seat please contact Jessica Winterstein, LSE Press Office, on 020 7955 7060 or email j.winterstein@lse.ac.uk| 

11 April 2006