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Turin/Interuniversity Centre

Turin Interuniversity Centre for the Comparative Analysis of Law and Economics, Economics of Law, Economics of Institutions (CLEI)

Cornell Law School is a founding member of the Turin Interuniversity Centre, in partnership with:

  • Università degli Studi di Torino (Turin, Italy)
  • Centre de Recherche en Gestion Ecole, Polytechnique (Paris, France)
  • Law School at the Centre of Advanced Studies in Law & Economics, Universiteit van Gent (Gent, Belgium)

The Interuniversity Centre (CLEI) sponsors an innovative three-year doctoral program based on course work and research for disciplinary and interdisciplinary projects in Comparative Analysis of Law and Economics, Economics of Law, Economics of Institutions. Known informally at the IEL, study for this degree begins at the Università di Torino (Turin) and continues with research, which may be undertaken there, at other partner schools, or elsewhere. The Ph.D. degree is awarded by Università di Torino, following the presentation of the doctoral thesis at the end of the third year.