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Alexander Stremitzer

Alexander Stremitzer

Visiting Professor of Law, Senior Scholar in Residence
B.Sc., Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration, 2000
M.I.M.(C.E.M.S.), HEC-Paris, 2000
Ph.D., Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration, 2003
J.D., University of Vienna, 2006
UCLA Law Faculty Since 2011

Alexander Stremitzer is a Visiting Professor of Law from ETH Zurich and Senior Scholar in Residence. He was previously Professor of Law at UCLA School of Law. Before joining UCLA's faculty in 2011, Alexander Stremitzer was assistant professor of economics at the University of Bonn and visiting assistant professor at Yale Law School and in Yale University’s economics department. He also spent extended research visits at NYU Law School, ETH Zurich and Columbia University's Center for Contracts and Economic Organization. 

His research and teaching interests include theoretical and experimental law and economics, contracts, business bankruptcy, and contract design. In addition to works in German, Professor Stremitzer’s recent scholarly work in English has been published in several journals including the Journal of Legal Studies, the Journal of Law, Economics, & Organization, the Journal of Law & Economics, the American Review of Law & Economics, Games & Economic Behavior, the Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, and the Yale Law Journal.

Professor Stremitzer earned a Masters’ degree in International Management at  HEC-Paris in 2000, and in 2003, received a Ph.D., with distinction, in Business Economics from Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration.  Professor Stremitzer earned a J.D. in 2006 from the University of Vienna.

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