The educational mission of the Universidad Torcuato Di Tella LLM degree in Law & Economics is to provide leading lawyers, economists, and business graduates with the finest education in Law & Economics available in the Spanish-speaking world. The program´s primary goal is to challenge traditional disciplinary boundaries by teaching and conducting research in fields that require problem-oriented interdisciplinary approaches.
The faculty has both an international and interdisciplinary profile. Professors are drawn from the
Prominent members of the legal communities in
In the second stage of the program, participants are asked to choose between four alternative areas of specialization: Tax Law, the Law of Business Enterprises, Law & Finance, or Law & Public Policy. Participants may choose from a wide variety of elective courses that include: Mergers and Acquisitions, Futures, Options and Swaps, Poverty and Income Distribution. Participants have the opportunity to take courses at leading Law
Finally, each participant is expected to produce a 15,000-word paper, in Spanish or English, on a legal topic from a Law & Economics perspective. The paper is developed under the guidance of Argentine, European, or North American professors.
Courses are usually held from March to December on Friday s (3 to 7 PM) and Saturdays (9 AM to 1 PM). Information regarding housing facilities is provided to students coming from aboard or the provinces.
The application deadline for the 2008 academic year is March 6, 2008. For further information and an application form, please clic here.