Conference Date and Location

The 2019 Canadian Law & Economics (CLEA) Conference will be held on September 20 and 21, 2019, at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law. The Call for Papers was announced earlier this Spring, with a deadline of June 28, 2019.


Conference Panels

CLEA is soliciting original - and as-yet-unpublished - scholarship relating to law and economics. Panels are designed around substantive or methodological themes. In past years, panels have included: 

Competition Policy
Consumer Protection Policy
Corporate Governance
Corporate Law
Criminal Law
Empirical Methods
Environmental Law and Economics

Family Law and Economics
Intellectual Property
Judicial Decision-Making
Law and Development
Securities Law
Social Norms
Tax Law and Policy

CLEA is also interested in topics relating to applications of machine learning and natural language processing approaches to legal questions.