Welcome to the Bologna Centre for Law and Economics

The Centre for Law and Economics at the University of Bologna (BCLE) undertakes interdisciplinary research that has real-world policy relevance without compromising academic rigor. It brings together economists and legal scholars from the Department of Economics and other Institutes of the University of Bologna.

We run seminars, host visiting scholars and hold various events throughout the year (including a yearly conference and distinguished lectures).

The Centres' main research areas are: