Gerhard Wagner

Humboldt University School of Law

Professor of Law and Economics

Unter den Linden 9

Berlin, 10099

Germany

Erasmus School of Law

Erasmus Chair of Fundamentals of Private Law

3000 DR Rotterdam

Netherlands

University of Chicago Law School

Visiting Professor of Law

1111 East 60th Street

Chicago, IL 60637

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (21)

1.

The Common Frame of References for European Private Law - Policy Choices and Codification Problems

Oxford Journal of Legal Studies N.N., Forthcoming
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 17 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2008
University of Oxford, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich - Faculty of Law, Humboldt University School of Law, Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law and University of Muenster
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Citation 1

Abstract:

European Private Law, Draft Common Frame of Reference, European Civil Code

2.

Towards a Revision of the Consumer-Acquis

Common Market Law Review, 2011
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 14 Apr 2011
University of Oxford, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich - Faculty of Law, University of Muenster, Humboldt University School of Law and Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
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3.

The Law of Torts in the Draft Common Frame of Reference

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Jul 2009
Gerhard Wagner
Humboldt University School of Law
Downloads 355 (50,617)

Abstract:

torts, delict, strict liability, economic analysis, DCFR, Common Frame of Reference, European Law

4.

Termination and Cure Under the Common European Sales Law: Avoiding Pitfalls in Contract Remedies

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 12 Jun 2012
Gerhard Wagner
Humboldt University School of Law
Downloads 301 (64,442)

Abstract:

Common European Sales Law, Contract Remedies, Rejection, Rescission, Cure, Harmonization of Contract Law

5.

Mandatory Contract Law: Functions and Principles in Light of the Proposal for a Directive on Consumer Rights

Erasmus Law Review, Vol. 3, No. 1, p. 47, 2010
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Sep 2010
Gerhard Wagner
Humboldt University School of Law
Downloads 301 (59,133)

Abstract:

Autonomy, Paternalism

6.

Punitive Damages in European Private Law

HANDBOOK OF EUROPEAN PRIVATE LAW, Jürgen Basedow, Klaus J. Hopt and Reinhard Zimmermann, eds., Forthcoming,
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 22 Feb 2011
Gerhard Wagner
Humboldt University School of Law
Downloads 237 (86,540)

Abstract:

Punitive Damages, Torts, Damages, Liability, European law

7.

Harmonization of European Civil Procedure - Policy Perspectives

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2011
Gerhard Wagner
Humboldt University School of Law
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8.

Die Haftung Von Ratingagenturen Gegenüber Dem Anlegerpublikum (Liability of Rating Agencies)

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2012
Gerhard Wagner
Humboldt University School of Law
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Abstract:

rating agencies, third-party liability, pure economic loss, cap

9.

Gatekeeper Liability: A Response to the Financial Crisis

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Aug 2013
Gerhard Wagner
Humboldt University School of Law
Downloads 178 (94,984)

Abstract:

Liability, Pure Economic Loss, Financial Crisis, Accountants, Rating Agencies, Regulation 462/2013

10.

Strict Liability in European Private Law

HANDBOOK OF EUROPEAN PRIVATE LAW, Jürgen Basedow, Klaus J. Hopt and Reinhard Zimmermann, eds., Forthcoming,
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 22 Feb 2011
Gerhard Wagner
Humboldt University School of Law
Downloads 176 (110,112)

Abstract:

Strict Liability, Torts, European Law

11.

Collective Redress – Categories of Loss and Legislative Options

Law Quarterly Review, Vol. 127, January 2011
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Nov 2011
Gerhard Wagner
Humboldt University School of Law
Downloads 127 (144,155)
Citation 2

Abstract:

collective redress, class action, mass torts, consumer protection, scattered losses

12.

Der Vorschlag Einer Verordnung Über Ein Gemeinsames Europaeisches Kaufrecht (The Proposal of a Common European Sales Law)

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Jun 2012
Gerhard Wagner
Humboldt University School of Law
Downloads 103 (198,419)

Abstract:

European Contract Law, Harmonization of Contract Law, CESL, Consumer Protection

13.

Bereavement Damages under German Law - Status Quo and Objectives for Reform

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Nov 2012
Gerhard Wagner
Humboldt University School of Law
Downloads 102 (182,536)

Abstract:

Torts, Delict, Damages, Pain and Suffering, Bereavement, Wrongful Death

14.

Custodian’s Liability in European Private Law

HANDBOOK OF EUROPEAN PRIVATE LAW, Jürgen Basedow, Klaus J. Hopt, Reinhard Zimmermann, eds., 2011,
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 21 Feb 2011
Gerhard Wagner
Humboldt University School of Law
Downloads 81 (224,449)

Abstract:

Liability, Torts, Strict Liability, European Private Law

15.

Environmental Liability in European Private Law

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 21 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2011
Gerhard Wagner
Humboldt University School of Law
Downloads 68 (237,616)

Abstract:

Liability, Torts, Environmental Law, European Law

16.

Choice Architecture in Democracies: Exploring the Legitimacy of Nudging - Preface

In: Alexandra Kemmerer/Christoph Möllers/Maximilian Steinbeis/Gerhard Wagner (eds.), Choice Architecture in Democracies. Exploring the Legitimacy of Nudging (Recht im Kontext 6), Nomos, Baden-Baden/Hart Publishing, Oxford 2016, 387 pp, hdbck, ISBN (Nomos): 978-3-8487-2288-4; ISBN (Hart): 978-1-5099-,
Posted: 23 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2017
Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Independent and Humboldt University School of Law

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17.

Differentiation in Online Retailing from a Consumer's Perspective – A Repertory Grid Approach

European Retail Research, vol. 27, no. 1, pp. 43-57, 2014
Posted: 17 Apr 2015
Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Humboldt University School of Law, Aarhus University - Department of Business Administration and University of Goettingen (Gottingen)

Abstract:

Online Retailing, differentiation, consumer perspective, repertory grid

18.

The Proposal for a Regulation on a Common European Sales Law: Deficits of the Most Recent Textual Layer of European Contract Law

Edinburgh Law Review, Vol. 16, No. 3, pp. 301-357, September 2012, Max Planck Private Law Research Paper No. 12/14
Posted: 04 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2012
University of Oxford, University of Muenster, University of Wuerzburg, Humboldt University School of Law and Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

Abstract:

Common European Sales Law, European Contract Law, Harmonization of Laws, Regulatory Competition, Acquis Communautaire, Optional Instrument

19.

The Proposal for a Regulation on a Common European Sales Law: Shortcomings of the Most Recent Textual Layer of European Contract Law

Juristenzeitung, pp. 269-289, 2012
Posted: 25 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2012
University of Oxford, University of Muenster, University of Wuerzburg, Humboldt University School of Law and Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

Abstract:

Common European Sales Law, European Contract Law, Harmonization of Laws, Regulatory Competition, Acquis Communautaire, Optional Instrument

20.

The Common Frame of Reference for European Private Law—Policy Choices and Codification Problems

Oxford Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 28, Issue 4, pp. 659-708, 2008
Posted: 15 Dec 2008
University of Oxford, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich - Faculty of Law, University of Muenster, Humboldt University School of Law and Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

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21.

Distributions to Shareholders and Fraudulent Transfer Law

European Business Organization Law Review (EBOR), Vol. 7, 2006
Posted: 19 Feb 2007
Gerhard Wagner
Humboldt University School of Law

Abstract:

fraudulent transfer, fraudulent conveyance, legal capital, shareholder loan, distributions to shareholders, solvency test, insolvency