LEANZ tribute to Sir Ivor Richardson
The Law and Economics Association of New Zealand today expresses its sadness at the death its inaugural Patron Sir Ivor Richardson.
The Association's tribute to Sir Ivor is here.
Sir Ivor provided a characteristically careful and acute introductory address to the LEANZ Symposium on 16 September 2014 which is re-published here.
LEANZ has awarded two scholarships for Masters’ level study of law and economics overseas
LEANZ has awarded two scholarships of $10,000 each for overseas study of law and economics in the academic year 2013-2014.
The Friedlander Foundation Scholarship, generously funded by the Friedlander Foundation, is awarded to Samuel Beswick of Auckland who is to read for an LLM at Harvard.
A C W Maughan Scholarship, funded by members of LEANZ, is awarded to Richard Davidson of Wellington who is to read for an LLM at Toronto.
LEANZ is delighted to be able to assist two candidates of such excellent calibre and looks forward to their future contributions to law and economics in New Zealand.
Annual General Meeting: advance notice/call for nominations
The Law and Economics Association of New Zealand (LEANZ) wishes to give notice to its members of its 2012 Annual General Meeting.
Speaker: David Harper, Professor of Economics at NYU
12th Annual Competition Law and Regulatory Review Conference on the 28th & 29th May 2012
The conference will now be held on the 28th & 29th of May at the InterContinental in Wellington.
See the upcoming conferences page for details.
LEANZ joins the social networking age
LEANZ is now on Facebook! Search "Law and Economics Association New Zealand" and add us as a friend. The page contains updates, discussions and links to items of interest.
LEANZ admits a new fellow
The Patron of the Law and Economics Association of New Zealand, Sir Ivor Richardson, former President of the Court of Appeal, presented Matthew Palmer, Deputy Solicitor-General (Public Law) with the certificate recording his admission as a Fellow of the Association at the Annual General Meeting of the Association on 28 June.
LEANZ Annual General Meeting
LEANZ recently held its Annual General Meeting on the 28th of June, 2011. The AGM was hosted by Russel McVeagh, with a video link to Auckland. After the AGM, Dr Russell Norman MP and Dr Jason Potts (University of Queensland) debated the utility of Happiness Indexes.
Lew Evans recognised on New Years Honours list
Professor Lew Evans, LEANZ Fellow, has been appointed an ONZM in the New Years Honours List for services to education.