English Publications

At the beginning of February my article “Compensation, but no Rewards for Whistleblowers? -  Some Thoughts on the Introduction of Financial Incentive Programmes in the Wake of the EU Whistleblower Directive's Transposition” has been published in ZEuP. The link to the article on Beck-Online can be fo...

The textbook “Economic Methods for Lawyers”, edited by Emanuel V. Towfigh and Niels Petersen, published by Edward Elgar Publishing, is now freely available on the Internet. You can access it here for free. In this textbook I wrote the chapter “Contract Theory and Economics of Contract Law” (pp. 9...

In October 2019 the book "Law of Remedies", edited by Franz Hofmann und Franziska Kurz, has been published. The book contains the results of the conference "Exploring Remedies - Impulses for a German and European 'Law of Remedies'", which took place in Erlangen in October 2018. I contributed the cha...

In April 2019 the commentary European Financial Law Services, edited by Matthias Lehmann and Christoph Kumpan, was published. This book analyses and explains EU legislation governing financial services. It is for legal practitioners in international law firms, the financial industry, regulators, ...

In May the Special Issue 11 (2018) of the Journal of Japanese Law celebrated the 20th anniversary of the founding of the Journal. Leading private and commercial law scholars from Japan and Germany classify the manifold types of information duties and shed light on their differences and similariti...

Recently,  a new paperback edition of the book "Economic Methods for Lawyers" has been published and is available now. For more information follow this link.