The University of Texas at Austin

First Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies

27–28 October 2006 | University of Texas School of Law

First Day
Fri. Oct 27th
9:00 a.m. thru dinner

Second Day
Saturday Oct 28th
9:00 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.

Paper Submission Deadline Has Passed.

Conference Schedule

The inaugural Conference on Empirical Legal Studies will be held at the University of Texas School of Law in Austin, Texas, on Friday 27 - Saturday 28 October 2006 (first session begins Friday 9:00, last session ends Saturday 1:15 p.m. to let most participants return home Saturday afternoon).

A preliminary conference schedule is available at:

Conference Announcement

The conference will feature original empirical and experimental legal scholarship by leading scholars worldwide, from a diverse range of fields. There is no charge to academics and interested students to submit papers or to attend the conference.

The Conference is jointly organized by Cornell Law School, NYU School of Law and the University of Texas School of Law. The 2007 and 2008 Conferences will be held at New York University School of Law and Cornell Law School , respectively. The conference organizers are: Jennifer Arlen (NYU), Bernard Black (Texas), Theodore Eisenberg (Cornell), Michael Heise (Cornell) and Geoffrey Miller (NYU).

To register for the conference, please click on the registration tab above.

Please make your own hotel reservations; see hotels tab on conference website for details.