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Matthias Goldmann

Dr. iur., Senior Research Fellow

goldmann@mpil.de

Main Fields of Research:

Legal Approaches to Globalization (Law of International Organizations; International Public Authority; Global Administrative Law; Transformation of the Sources of International Law); Law of Public Finance (Sovereign Debt; Financial Markets)

Academic Career:

Since 2018: Senior Research Fellow at the Institute (part time) (post-doc project)

Since 2016: Junior Professor of International Public Law and Financial Law at Goethe University Frankfurt (full time). On parental leave for 6 months in 2017

2016: Visiting fellow, Law Department, London School of Economcis and Political Science (6 months)

2013-2016: Coordinator of the research group "The Exercise of International Public Authority", Cluster of Excellence "Formation of Normative Orders", Goethe University Frankfurt

2013: Dr. iur., Heidelberg University, Faculty of Law (thesis)

2011-2016: Senior Research Fellow at the Institute

2011: New York University School of Law, LL.M. in Legal Theory (Hans Kelsen Scholar)

2010: Second State Exam in Law (Land of Hesse)

2008-2009: Visiting fellowships at the European University Institute, Florence, and the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law, Cambridge University

2004-2011: Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute (with Armin von Bogdandy) 

2004: Legal Intern at the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (Arusha, Tanzania)

2004: First State Exam in Law (Free State of Bavaria); Diploma in European Law (University of Würzburg) 

1998-2004: Studies in Law in Würzburg (Germany) and Fribourg (Switzerland)

News

Several news outlets have covered the $2bn loan scandal that caused a sovereign debt crisis in Mozambique, citing Matthias Goldmann:

  • 13 Sept 2019: Swiss Tagesanzeiger reports on the implication of Credit Suisse in the loan scandal causing a debt crisis in Mozambique. See the article in Tagesanzeiger and Das Magazin (both in German). For additional information, see www.reflekt.ch.
  • 22 Aug 2019: The Economist reports on the $2bn loan scandal that sank Mozambique's economy, citing Matthias Goldmann. Available here.
  • 5 Jun 2019: Bloomberg reports on Mozambique’s Constitutional Court declaring state guarantee for predatory loan unconstitutional, citing Matthias Goldmann. Available here. 
  • 7 Jan 2019: Mozambique does not need to restructure, but to rescind the loans held by Credit Suisse and others. Bloomberg reports the statement by Matthias Goldmann. Available here.  
  • 4 May 2019: Interview in Neues Deutschland "»Südwest« war kein Niemandsland", Matthias Goldmann spoke to Ulrike Wagener of Neues Deutschland about German colonialism in Namibia. Available here (in German).

    25 April 2019: Why this time is different: Matthias Goldmann in a feature about Argentina's renewed financial trouble and the IMF with SRF (Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen, in German). Available here.

    November 2018: Interview with HR-Info and statement on the UN Global Compact for Migration (in German).

    Spring 2018: ++New edited volume++ Matthias Goldmann and Silvia Steininger (eds.), Democracy and Financial Order: Legal Perspectives, Springer 2018. Check out the e-book version.

    3 May 2017: "Integrated European Financial Supervision": Interview with Matthias Goldmann on SAFE Policy Blog on the possibilities and obstacles concerning a further centralization of supervisory competences. German Version / English Version

    Follow me on twitter: @MattHGoldmann

    Recent Publications

    • Das German Law Journal: Open Access als Element eines wissenschaftlichen Programms. In: Open Access in der Rechtswissenschaft, Sonderheft "Rechtswissenschaft", Hanjo Hamann, Daniel Hürlimann (eds.). Nomos, Baden-Baden 2019, 112-122. Available here
    • Relative Normativitiy. In: Concepts for International Law, Jean d'Aspremont, Sahib Singh (eds.). Edward Elgar, Cheltenham 2019, 740-759. Draft available on SSRN
    • Anachronismen als Risiko und Chance: Der Fall Rukoro et al. gegen Deutschland. In: Kritische Justiz 52, 92-117 (2019). Available here
    • Foreign Investment, Sovereign Debt, and Human Rights. In: Sovereign Debt and Human Rights, Ilias Bantekas, Cephas Lumina (eds.). OUP, Oxford 2018, 129-145.
    • Discretion, Not Rules: Post-Unitary Constitutional Pluralism in the Economic and Monetary Union. In: Research Handbook on Legal Pluralism in EU Law, Matej Avbelj, Gareth Davies (eds.). Elgar, Cheltenham 2018, 335-354. https://www.e-elgar.com/shop/research-ha...
    • Völkerrechtliche Vereinbarungen und direkte Demokratie. In: Zeitschrift für ausländisches öffentliches Recht und Völkerrecht 78/2, 218-310 (2018).
    • United in Diversity? The Relationship between Monetary Policy and Prudential Supervision in the Banking Union. In: European Constitutional Law Review 14/2, 283-310 (2018), also available as SAFE Working Paper at https://ssrn.com/abstract=2975998. Download from journal website
    • Public and Private Authority in a Global Setting: The Example of Sovereign Debt Restructuring. In: Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies 25/1, 331-364 (2018). download file (PDF, 284.2 KB)
    • Sources in the Meta-Theory of International Law: Exploring the Hermeneutics, Authority, and Publicness of International Law. In: The Oxford Handbook on the Sources of International Law, Jean d\'Aspremont, Samantha Besson (eds.). Oxford University Press, Oxford 2017, 447-468. OUP Website
    • The Great Recurrence: Karl Polanyi and the crises of the European Union. In: European Law Journal 23/3-4, 272-289 (2017). Download from journal website
    • Freihandelsabkommen und Steuergerechtigkeit: eine menschenrechtliche Perspektive. In: MenschenRechtsMagazin 21, 115-128 (2017). https://publishup.uni-potsdam.de/frontdo...
    • From Public International to International Public Law: Translating World Public Opinion into International Public Authority. In: European Journal of International Law 28/1, 115-145 (2017) (with Armin von Bogdandy, Ingo Venzke). download from journal website
    • International Investment Law and Financial Regulation: Towards a Deliberative Approach. In: International Investment Law and the Global Financial Architecture, Christian Tams, Stephan Schill, Rainer Hofmann (eds.). Edward Elgar, Cheltenham 2017, 57-85. e-book
    • La grande récurrence : Les crises de l’Union Européenne à travers de l’œuvre de Karl Polanyi. In: Speeches and Presentations from the XXVII FIDE Congress, Gy. Bándi, P. Darák, K. Debisso (eds.). Congress Proceedings Vol. 4. Wolters Kluwer, Budapest 2016, 187-208.
    • An Incremental Approach to Sovereign Debt Restructuring: Sovereign Debt Sustainability as a Principle of Public International Law. In: Yale Journal of International Law 41/2 (special online issue), 13-43 (2016) (zusammen mit Juan Pablo Bohoslavsky). Download from journal website
    • Putting your Faith in Good Faith: A Principled Strategy for Smoother Sovereign Debt Workouts. In: Yale Journal of International Law 41/2 (special online issue), 117-140 (2016). Download from journal website
    • Yale Journal of International Law. Special Edition on Sovereign Debt, vol. 41 issue 2, 2016, 261 p. (Hrsg. mit Juan Pablo Bohoslavsky). (journal website)
    • A Discourse Theoretical Approach to Sovereign Debt Restructuring: Towards a Democratic Financial Order. In: German Law Journal 17/5, 709-746 (2016) (zusammen mit Silvia Steininger). Download from journal website
    • Democracy and Financial Order - Legal Perspectives. German Law Journal, special issue, vol. 17, issue 5, 2016, 705-906 p. (Hrsg. mit Silvia Steininger). Download full issue from journal website
    • Confusion Now Hath Made His Masterpiece: Brexit and the Bard. In: German Law Journal Brexit supplement, 25-27 (2016). Download from journal website
    • Soft Authority Against Hard Cases of Racially Discriminating Speech: Why the CERD Committee Needs a Margin of Appreciation Doctrine. In: Göttingen Journal of International Law 7/1, 131-155 (2016) (zusammen mit Mona Sonnen). Download from journal website
    • The Exercise of Public Authority by International Organizations. Göttingen Journal of International Law, special issue, vol. 7 issue 1, 2016, 1-185 p. . http://www.gojil.eu
    • A matter of perspective: Global governance and the distinction between public and private authority (and not law). In: Global Constitutionalism 5, 48-84 (2016). view on journal website PDF file (by courtesy of Cambridge University Press) (PDF, 311.7 KB)
    • Constitutional Pluralism as Mutually Assured Discretion. In: Maastricht Journal of European and Comparative Law 23/1, 119-135 (2016). http://www.maastrichtjournal.eu/ Article Goldmann MJ (copyright by Intersentia) (PDF, 165.3 KB)
    • Necesitamos cortarle la cabeza al rey: Enfoques pasados, presentes y futuros sobre el soft law internacional. In: Revista del Posgrado en Derecho de la UNAM 2, 45-109 (2015).
    • Buchbesprechung: Johnson, Tana: Organizational Progeny. Why Governments are Losing Control over the Proliferating Structures of Global Governance, Oxford, 2014. In: European Journal of International Law, 26/2, 559-563, 2015. http://ejil.oxfordjournals.org/content/2...
    • Internationale öffentliche Gewalt. Handlungsformen internationaler Institutionen im Zeitalter der Globalisierung. Beiträge zum ausländischen öffentlichen Recht und Völkerrecht, Band 251. Springer, Heidelberg, 2015, 636 + XXIX S. (e-book version here)
    • Les restructurations de dettes souveraines comme exercises de l'autorité publique internationale. Vers un droit décentralisé sur l'insolvabilité souveraine. In: La crise des dettes souveraines et le droit : approches croisées Canada-Europe, Geneviève Dufour, David Pavot (eds.). Lexis Nexis Canada, Québec 2014, 157-197 (zusammen mit Armin von Bogdandy).
    • Dogmatik als rationale Rekonstruktion: Versuch einer Metatheorie am Beispiel völkerrechtlicher Prinzipien. In: Der Staat 53/3, 373-399 (2014). http://ejournals.duncker-humblot.de/toc/...
    • The Financial Crisis as a Crisis of Public Reasoning. In: Democracy and Crisis. Democratizing Governance in the Twenty-First Century, Benjamin Isakhan, Steven Slaughter (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke 2014, 71-87. (see the entire volume)
    • Human Rights and Sovereign Debt Workouts. In: Making Sovereign Financing and Human Rights Work, Juan Pablo Bohoslavsky, Jernej Letnar Cernic (eds.). Hart, Oxford 2014, 79-100. Draft available at SSRN.
    • Staatsverschuldung und Entwicklung. In: Entwicklung und Recht, Philipp Dann, Stefan Kadelbach (eds.). Nomos, Baden-Baden 2014, 377-431.
    • Adjudicating Economics? Central Bank Independence and the Appropriate Standard of Judicial Review. In: German Law Journal 15, 265-280 (2014). PDF
    • Sovereign Debt Restructurings as Exercises of International Public Authority: Towards a Decentralized Sovereign Insolvency Law. In: Sovereign Financing and International Law, Carlos Espósito, Yuefen Li, Juan Pablo Bohoslavsky (eds.). Oxford University Press, Oxford 2013, 39-70 (zusammen mit Armin von Bogdandy).
    • On the Comparative Foundations of Principles in International Law: The Move towards Rules and Transparency in Fiscal Policy as Examples. In: Sovereign Financing and International Law, Carlos Espósito. Oxford University Press, Oxford 2013, 113-133.
    • Die Restrukturierung von Staatsschulden als Ausübung internationaler öffentlicher Gewalt: Zur Möglichkeit der inkrementellen Entwicklung eines Staateninsolvenzrechts. In: Zeitschrift für ausländisches öffentliches Recht und Völkerrecht 73, 61-103 (2013) (with Armin von Bogdandy).
    • The Financial Crisis, Democracy, and Global Justice: The View from Amartya Sen’s Theory of Public Reasoning. In: Estudos Avançados de Direitos Humanos: Democracia e Integração Jurídica: Emergênca de um novo Direito Público, Armin von Bogdandy, Flavia Piovesan, Mariela Morales Antoniazzi (eds.). Elsevier, Rio de Janeiro 2012, 55-73.
    • Taming and Framing Indicators: A Legal Reconstruction of the OECD's Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA). In: Governance by Indicators, Kevin E. Davis, Angelina Fisher, Benedict Kingsbury, Sally Engle Merry (eds.). Oxford University Press, Oxford 2012, 52-85 (with Armin von Bogdandy).
    • Sovereign Debt Crises as Threats to the Peace: Restructuring under Chapter VII of the UN Charter? In: Goettingen Journal of International Law 4, 153-175 (2012). goldmann_gojil.pdf (PDF, 96.7 KB)
    • Responsible Sovereign Lending and Borrowing: The View from Domestic Jurisdictions. A Comparative Survey for UNCTAD. UNCTAD, 2012. Available on UNCTAD website.
    • We Need to Cut Off the Head of the King: Past, Present, and Future Approaches to International Soft Law. In: Leiden Journal of International Law 25, 335-368 (2012). goldmann_ljil.pdf (PDF, 207.2 KB)
    • Taming and Framing Indicators: A Legal Reconstruction of the OECD’s Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA). In: Indicators as a Technique of Global Governance, Kevin Davis, Benedict Kingsbury, Sally Merry (eds.). OUP, Oxford 2012 (with Armin von Bogdandy).
    • Völkerrecht im innerstaatlichen Bereich (Public International Law in Domestic Legal Orders). Facultas/Nomos, Vienna/Baden-Baden, 2010, 216 p. (editor with Christina Binder, Claudia Fuchs, Thomas Kleinlein, Konrad Lachmayer).
    • The Exercise of Public Authority by International Institutions. Advancing International Institutional Law. Beiträge zum ausländischen öffentlichen Recht und Völkerrecht, Band 210. Beiträge zum ausländischen öffentlichen Recht und Völkerrecht, Band 210. Springer, Heidelberg, 2010, 1005 p. (editor with Armin von Bogdandy, Rüdiger Wolfrum, Jochen von Bernstorff, Philipp Dann).
    • Inside Relative Normativity: From Sources to Standard Instruments for the Exercise of International Public Authority. In: German Law Journal 9, 1865-1908 (2008). (full text PDF from journal homepage)
    • OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises: The Aker Kvaerner Case - Corporate Social Responsibility and Human Rights at Guantanamo Bay. In: Global Administrative Law: The Casebook, 3rd ed., Sabino Cassese, Bruno Carotti, Lorenzo Casini, Eleonora Cavalieri, Euan MacDonald (eds.). vol. VII. Istituto di ricerce sulla pubblica amministrazione, Rome 2012, 131-136.
    • The Right of Access to Information in the Age of Globalization: The Federal Administrative Court and Extraterritorial Renditions. In: Global Administrative Law: The Casebook, 3rd ed., Sabino Cassese, Bruno Carotti, Lorenzo Casini, Eleonora Cavalieri, Euan MacDonald (eds.). vol. VI. Istituto di ricerce sulla pubblica amministrazione, Rome 2012, 9-13.
    • The OECD PISA Program: The High Cost of Low Educational Performance. In: Global Administrative Law: The Casebook, 3rd ed., Sabino Cassese, Bruno Carotti, Lorenzo Casini, Eleonora Cavalieri, Euan MacDonald (eds.). vol. II. Istituto di ricerce sulla pubblica amministrazione, Rome 2012, 85-91.

    Blogposts

    Working Papers

    Further Publications

    Presentations

    14 Nov 2017

    How to Render Soft Law Effective

    11th UNCTAD Debt Management Conference

    United Nations Office Geneva

    05 Oct 2017

    The Transformation of Sovereign Debt Disputes before Domestic Courts: An Empirical Analysis

    DebtCon2 (Interdisciplinary Conference on Sovereign Debt Research and Management)

    Graduate Institute, Geneva

    23 Sep 2017

    Are Fiscal Policy Rules Part of the Solution or Part of the Problem?

    Conference "The Metamorphosis of the European Economic Constitution"

    Université du Luxembourg

    20 Sep 2017

    From Public International Law to International Public Law. Translating World Public Opinion into International Public Authority

    Workshop on International Public Authority

    MPI for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Heidelberg

    19 Sep 2017

    United in Diversity: Monetary Policy and Prudential Supervision in the Banking Union

    Ademu Workshop: The New ECB in Comparative Perspective

    European University Institute, Florence

    09 Sep 2017

    The Complicity of International Law in Global Financial Instability

    ESIL Annual Conference

    Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II

    07 Jul 2017

    International Soft Law before Domestic Courts

    ICON Society Conference

    Copenhagen University

    23 Jun 2017

    The Treaties of Rome in the History of International Law

    Conference on the 60th Anniversary of the Treaties of Rome

    MPI for European Legal History, Frankfurt

    18 May 2017

    Are Fiscal Policy Rules Part of the Solution or Part of the Problem?

    ADEMU Conference: How Much of a Fiscal Union for the EMU?

    Banco de España, Madrid

    25 Apr 2017

    The Concept of Authority in International Law

    Workshop: Constructing Authority in International Law

    University of Durham

    20 Mar 2017

    A History of Misunderstandings: Public Law and Finance

    International University College of Turin

    15 Mar 2017

    The Great Recurrence. Karl Polanyi and the Crises of the European Union

    Università degli Studi di Torino

    10 Dec 2016

    A Specter is Haunting? Right-Wing Extremism and the Shallow Waters of the Rule of Law in Germany

    Conference: How to Resolve the Crisis of Constitutional Democracy in Central Europe?

    Graduate School of Government and European Studies, Ljubljana

    15 Nov 2016

    Völkerrechtliche Vereinbarungen und direkte Demokratie

    Universität Basel

    25 Oct 2017

    Sovereign Debt Restructuring and International Law

    Max Planck Institute for Procedural Law, Luxembourg

    11 Oct 2016

    Democracy and Global Capitalism: Of the Vocation of Our Age for International Law

    Global Policy Institute, University of Durham

    26 Aug 2017

    From Public International Law to International Public Law. Translating World Public Opinion into International Public Authority

    Workshop on the Philosophical Foundations of Global Law

    Universidad de Cartagena, Colombia

    24 Aug 2016

    Democracy and Global Financial Capitalism: Are We at a Dead End?

    Conference: Derecho Internacional Económico y Derecho Público: tensiones y oportunidades.

    Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá

    23 Aug 2016

    The Missing Link: International Trade, Taxes, and Human Rights

    Lunch talk

    Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá

    08 Jul 2016

    An Incremental Approach to Sovereign Debt Restructuring

    Biannual Conference of the Society of International Economic Law

    University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

    19 Jun 2016

    Public Law Publishing: Publishing beyond Borders

    Moderator, Panel at ICON Conference

    Humboldt-Universität Berlin

    17 Jun 2016

    Human Rights and TTIP

    ICON Conference

    Humboldt-Universität Berlin

    16 Jun 2016

    The Great Recurrence. Karl Polanyi and the Crises of the European Union

    European Law Week

    Birkbeck College London

    18 May 2016

    The Great Recurrence. Karl Polanyi and the Crises of the European Union

    Keynote, Doctoral Seminar, XXVII FIDE Congress

    Péter Pázmány University, Budapest

    12 May 2016

    Freihandelsabkommen und Steuergerechtigkeit: eine menschenrechtliche Perspektive

    TTIP-Workshop

    Menschenrechtszentrum der Universität Potsdam

    05 May 2016

    All Debts are Equal? On Sovereign Debt Restructuring in Greece, Germany, and Europe.

    Human Rights Workshop

    London School of Economics and Political Science

    26 Apr 2016

    Constitutional Pluralism as Mutually Assured Discretion: The ECJ, the BVerfG, and the ECB

    GOLEM Seminar

    London School of Economics and Political Science

    14 Apr 2016

    Public Law and Finance: A History of Misunderstandings and a Discourse Theoretical Proposal

    Queen Mary University, London

    10 Mar 2016

    All Debts are Equal? On Sovereign Debt Restructuring in Greece, Germany, and Europe.

    Lunch Talk, Warwick University School of Law

    21 Jan 2016

    An Incremental Approach to Sovereign Debt Restructuring

    DebtCon1, Georgetown University School of Law, Washington D.C.

    10 Dec 2015

    Public and Private Authority in a Global Setting: The Example of Sovereign Debt Restructuring

    Workshop on Public and Private Authority, Copenhagen Business School

    13 Nov 2015

    All Debts are Equal? On Sovereign Debt Restructuring in Greece, Germany, and Europe

    International Association of Constitutional Law Roundtable

    Greek Parliament, Athens

    14 Oct 2015

    Lawmaking through Principles of International Law? The Example of Sovereign Debt Sustainability

    Juridikum, Universität Wien

    17 Sep 2015

    Constitutional Pluralism as Mutually Assured Discretion: The ECJ, the BVerfG, and the ECB

    Workshop: The ECJ, the ECB, and the Supremacy of EU Law

    Copenhagen University

    14 Sep 2015

    Vergessen oder vergeben? Zur Geschichte der Staatsverschuldung

    Ist das Erinnern zum Vergessen? - Veranstaltung im Rahmen der Ausstellung "Sense of Doubt"

    Museum für angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt a.M.

    04 Sep 2015

    Sources in the Meta-Theory of International Law

    Oxford Handbook on the Sources of International Law - Second Workshop

    Université de Fribourg (CH)

    03 Sep 2015

    A Discourse Theoretical Approach to Sovereign Debt Restructuring

    Workshop: "Democracy and Financial Order - Legal Perspectives"

    Goethe Unviersity Frankfurt

    30 Jul 2015

    The ECJ's OMT Judgment

    Institute for New Economic Thinking (Young Scholars Initiative)

    Webinar: http://pub.lucidpress.com/ecj-omt-webinar/

    28 Jul 2015

    A Matter of Perspective. Global Governance and the Distinction between Public and Private Authority (and Not Law)

    XXVII IVR World Congress

    Washington D.C.

    16 Jul 2015

    Greece: The Case for a Debt Restructuring and Investment for Growth

    Hellas' Zukunft? Greece and Europe after the Referendum http://dai-heidelberg.de/de/veranstaltungen/hellas-zunkunft-11515/

    DAI Heidelberg. 20:00h.

    30 Jun 2015

    Monetary Policy and Financial Supervision in the Mandate of the ECB: Unity in Diversity?

    Italian Banking and Financial Law in the Light of the European Banking and Capital Markets Unions

    Università La Sapienza, Rome

    04 Jun 2015

    Monetary Policy and Financial Supervision in the Mandate of the ECB: Unity in Diversity?

    Constitutional Challenges of the European Economic and Monetary Union – Italian and German Perspectives

    Villa Vigoni

    22 May 2015

    An Empathetic Teacher: Public Law and Finance

    Junior Keynote - Brussels Global Law Week

    Université Libre de Bruxelles

    31 Mar 2015

    Sovereign Debt Workouts - The Purpose of Principles

    Seminar: Legal framework for Debt Restructuring Processes

    Initiative for Policy Dialogue, Columbia University

    15 Jan 2015

    A Matter of Perspective: Global Governance and the Distinction between Public and Private Authority (and Not Law)

    Barcelona Workshop on Global Governance

    ESADE & Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona

    10 Dec 2014

    Public Law Approaches to Global Governance

    Afternoon Workshop

    Tribunal Federal Electoral, Ciudad de México

    08 Dec 2014

    Gobernanza Global, Reformas Estructurales y Derechos Humanos en el siglo XXI

    Seminario: Las Reformas Estructurales en México y la Ampliación de los Derechos Humanos: Un Acercamiento Multidisciplinario

    Benemerita Universitat Autónoma de Puebla, México

    28 Nov 2014

    A Matter of Perspective: Global Governance and the Distinction between Public and Private Authority (and Not Law)

    Workshop: Global Administrative Law and the Concept of Law

    Universidade de Lisboa

    20 Nov 2014

    Couper la tête du roi? Informalität als Herausforderung für das Völkerrecht

    Siebte Jahreskonferenz des Exzellenzclusters "Herausbildung Normativer Ordnungen"

    Goethe Universität Frankfurt

    09 Oct 2014

    The Diverging Rationalities of Public Finance and Law: Towards a Deliberative Approach in Monetary, Debt, and Banking Regulation

    Conference: The Reform of International Economic Governance

    Facultad de Derecho, Universidad de Granada

    08 Oct 2014

    A Matter of Perspective. Global Governance and the Distinction between Public and Private Authority (and Not Law)

    Centro de Estudios Políticos y Constitucionales

    Madrid

    27 Jun 2014

    Doctrine: What Public Law Might Learn from Protestant Theology

    ICON Society Inaugural Conference

    European University Institute and Università di Firenze, Florence.

    21 May 2014

    Karlsruhe et la Cour de justice: les adieux de Wotan ou la ruse de Loge?

    Après-midi d’etude “Quand Karlsruhe critique Francfort et menace Luxembourg : Le renvoi préjudiciel relatif aux opérations monétaires sur titres”

    Université Saint-Louis, Brussels

    09 May 2014

    Zum rechtlichen Umgang mit Globalisierungsphänomenen: Internationale öffentliche Gewalt im Vergleich mit anderen Ansätzen

    DFG-Netzwerk “Zur Rolle der Strafrechtsvergleichung bei der Europäisierung der Strafrechtspflege”

    Friedrich Schiller Universität Jena

    04 Apr 2014

    Der Begriff der internationalen öffentlichen Gewalt

    Workshop: Internationale Herrschaft und öffentliche Gewalt

    Exzellenzcluster "Normative Orders", Goethe-Universität Frankfurt

    21 Mar 2014

    Standstill during Sovereign Debt Restructurings: The Need for Public Law Approaches

    Sovereign Debt Restructurings: Bridging Economic Reality with Law. NYU/UBA/UNCTAD Joint Conference

    Facultad de Derecho de la Universidad de Buenos Aires

    15 Mar 2014

    Towards a Deliberative Approach in Monetary, Fiscal, and Banking Regulation: Consequences for International Investment Law

    International Investment Law and the Global Financial Architecture: Frankfurt Investment Law Workshop 2014

    Goethe University Frankfurt

    27 Feb 2014

    ESM-Memoranda of Understanding als Eingriff in Garantien der Tarifautonomie

    Workshop: Tarifautonomie und Euro-„Wirtschaftregierung“. Zusammen mit Franz Ebert.

    Exzellenzcluster "Normative Orders", Goethe-Universität Frankfurt

    06 Dec 2013

    Dogmatik - Apologie oder Kritik von Normativität?

    Chair und Kommentator eines Panels auf der Nachwuchskonferenz "Praktiken der Kritik" des Exzellenzclusters Normative Ordnungen

    Goethe Universität Frankfurt

    18 Nov 2013

    A Matter of Perspective: Global Governance and the Distinction between Public and Private Authority (and Not Law)

    The Architecture Dialogue Series, Amsterdam Research Institute for Legal Studies

    Universiteit van Amsterdam

    14 Nov 2013

    Principles in International Law as Rational Reconstructions. A Taxonomy.

    ASIL-ESIL-Rechtskulturen Workshop: Politics and Principle in International Legal Theory

    University of Michigan School of Law

    06 Nov 2013

    A Matter of Perspective: Global Governance and the Distinction between Public and Private Authority (and Not Law)

    Inaugural Meeting of the Network on Transnational Legal and Political Theory

    Queen Mary University, London

    25 Oct 2013

    Stress Testing Stress Tests: The Need for the Global Regulation of Supervisory Stress Tests

    IPA3-Plus Workshop

    Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law

    17 Oct 2013

    A Matter of Perspective: Global Governance and the Distinction between Public and Private Authority (and Not Law)

    International Public Authority Workshop

    Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law

    22 Jul 2013

    The Financial Crisis as a Crisis of Democracy: Towards Sustainable Regulation through Public Reasoning

    XXVI IVR World Congress of Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy

    Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil

    10 Jun 2013

    L’émergence d’un droit de la restructuration financière des Etats

    Colloque : La crise des dettes souveraines et le droit : Approches croisées Canada - Europe

    Université de Sherbrooke, Montréal

    15 Apr 2013

    A Matter of Perspective: Global Governance and the Distinction between Public and Private Authority (and Not Law)

    Conference: The Changing German Landscape of Theorizing Public Law

    New York University School of Law, New York

    08 Apr 2013

    Sovereign Debt and Fiscal Policy Innovation

    Conference on Innovations in Development Financing

    New York University School of Law, New York

    11 Feb 2013

    Faktizität und Geltung, Chapters 1+2, in a Global Perspective

    Presentation at the Masterclass with Jürgen Habermas.

    Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law

    06 Dec 2012

    Global Justice and Amartya Sen’s Theory of Public Reasoning

    Notions of Justice in Global Cooperation. A Workshop with Thomas Pogge

    Centre for Global Cooperation Research (Käte Hamburger-Kolleg), Duisburg

    01 Dec 2012

    The Financial Crisis as a Crisis of Democracy: Towards Prudential Regulation through Public Reasoning

    American Society of International Law, Biennial Conference of the International Economic Law Interest Group

    George Washington University, Washington D.C.

    20 Nov 2012

    Voluntary Guidelines on Land Governance: The Potential of Soft Law Approaches

    First Global Soil Forum

    Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies, Berlin

    12 Oct 2012

    Monetary Union and the Law: Comment on a Paper by Jean-Victor Louis

    World Trade Conference 2012

    World Trade Institute, Bern

    13 Sep 2012

    Sovereign Debt Restructurings as Exercises of International Public Authority: Towards a Decentralized Sovereign Insolvency Law

    "International Economic Law, Sovereign Debt and Bilateralism". Workshop of the ESIL Interest Group on International Economic Law at the 5th ESIL biennial conference.

    Valencia, Spain

    20 Jul 2012

    Legality and Legitimacy of a European Banking Union

    Expert Workshop: "The Development of the European Union in Light of Discourse Theory"

    Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Heidelberg

    14 Jul 2012

    The Financial Crisis as a Crisis of Democracy: Towards Prudential Regulation Through Public Reasoning

    3rd biennial conference of the Society of International Economic Law

    National University of Singapore, Singapore

    15 Jun 2012

    Stress Testing Stress Tests: How to Make Financial Indicators Legitimate and Effective

    8th Global Administrative Law Seminar: Indicators in Global Governanc

    Rome, Aspen Institute

    06 Jun 2012

    Sovereign Debt Restructurings as Exercises of International Public Authority: Towards a Decentralized Sovereign Insolvency Law

    German-Israeli Workshop on the Exercise of Public Authority by International Institutions

    Tel Aviv University

    18 Apr 2012

    Sovereign Debt Restructurings as Exercises of International Public Authority: Towards a Decentralized Sovereign Insolvency Law

    IILJ International Legal Theory Colloquium Spring 2012, convened by Professors Benedict Kingsbury and Joseph Weiler

    New York University School of Law

    16 Apr 2012

    IILJ Workshop: Analyzing and Shaping Inter-Institutional Relations in Global Governance

    Comment on Papers by Megan Donaldson and Georgios Dimitropoulos

    New York University School of Law

    23 Mar 2012

    Democracy - Change - Collective Security: International Law after the Arab Spring

    Chair, Panel: "Is there an Arab International Law in the Arab Spring?"

    Heinrich Heine University, Düsseldorf

    02 Mar 2012

    Principles of Responsible Fiscal Policy: From Discretion to Rules

    Responsible Sovereign Financing: The Search for Common Principles. Conference by UNCTAD and the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

    Madrid

    27 Feb 2012

    The Financial Crisis as a Crisis of Democracy: Towards Prudential Regulation through Public Reasoning

     

    Max Planck Institute for Collective Goods, Bonn

    Teaching

    SS 2016

    Kolloquium: Law and Finance

    Goethe-Universität Frankfurt, HoF 3.45 (Sydney), Mittwochs, 15-18

    Memberships