BLOGCOMPARATUM

Académie Internationale de Droit Comparé

Ulrich Drobnig (1928 – 2022)

On March 2nd, 2022 Prof. Dr. Dr.h.c.mult. Ulrich Drobnig, M.C.J. (NYU) passed away. He was one of the leading legal comparatists of the decades since the Second World War. As Director of the Max Planck Institute for Comparative and Private International Law, his name...

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Trends in Comparative Law and Economics

Trends in Comparative Law and Economics

Nuno Garoupa, Anthem Press, 2022. Description: "The book fills a gap since there is no quick reference in comparative law and economics at the moment. The book can be seen as a short introduction to comparative law and economics, a helpful guide to additional reading...

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HOMAGE TO RODOLFO SACCO

HOMAGE TO RODOLFO SACCO

The members of the Academy were deeply touched by the news of the passing of Professor Rodolfo Sacco. The family of comparatists loses one of its most eminent members; the Secretariat pondered at length on the best way to honor the memory of Rodolfo Sacco. It is...

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Convergence and Divergence of Private Law in Asia

Convergence and Divergence of Private Law in Asia

Edited by Gary Low, Cambridge University Press, 2022 There have been an increasing need for greater integration of many Asian economies, either within the confines of ASEAN or on a more geo-economically strategic scale including major Asian jurisdictions like...

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Proportionality and Facts in Constitutional Adjudication

Proportionality and Facts in Constitutional Adjudication

Anne Carter, Hart Publishing, 2022 This book considers the relationship between proportionality and facts in constitutional adjudication. Analysing where facts arise within each of the three stages of the structured proportionality test – suitability, necessity, and...

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ASUNCION2022 — First workshop revealed!

ASUNCION2022 — First workshop revealed!

The Academy and CEDEP are pleased to reveal the content of a first workshop which will be organized in Asunción by Mauro Bussani, Sabino Cassese and Marta Infantino on the topic of comparative legal metrics and more particularly the quantification of performance as a...

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