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Prof

Jurgen Kurtz

Professor
Law
law
government & law
social sciences
international relations
international law; international agreements on trade
trade
services
ilc
wto
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Prof

Jurgen Kurtz

 
Division
Law
 
Primary Interest
Law Reform in Developing Countries
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Prof

Jurgen Kurtz

 

Dr Jürgen Kurtz is a Professor and Director of International Economic Law Studies at the University of Melbourne Law School in Australia.

Jürgen researches and teaches in the various strands of international economic law including the jurisprudence of the World Trade Organization and that of investor-state arbitral tribunals. He has a particular research interest in the impact of treaty-based disciplines on regulatory autonomy and development strategies.

Jürgen's most recent book is The WTO and International Investment Law: Converging Systems (Cambridge University Press, 2016).

Jürgen has held research fellowships at the Jean Monnet Center for International and Regional Economic Law Justice at New York University Law School (as an Emile Noel Fellow), at the University of Michigan Law School (as Grotius Fellow), the Academy of International Law in The Hague and the European University Institute (as Fernand Braudel Senior Fellow) in Florence. He is also a Director of Study at the Academy of International Trade and Investment Law based in Macau and Shenzhen and organized by the Institute of European Studies.

In recent years, Jürgen has joined the Global Faculties of the Universidade Catolica in Portugal, the Centre for Transational Legal Studies in London, Bocconi University in Milan, the University of Barcelona in Spain and the Singapore International Arbitration Academy at the National University of Singapore.

Jürgen has acted as a party-nominated arbitrator in ICSID proceedings and as expert consultant to the World Bank, the European Union, the ASEAN Secretariat, UNDP and UNCTAD. He currently serves on the Executive Committee of the Society of International Economic Law and the editorial boards of the Journal of International Dispute Settlement and the Journal of World Investment and Trade.

Scholarly Works

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Credentials

Positions


Professor

Law

Education


Doctor of the Science of Law

University of Michigan

Master of Laws

University of Michigan

Master of Laws (by Thesis)

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Arts

University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Laws with Honours

University of Melbourne