Anne van Aaken is the Max-Schmidheiny Tenure Track Professor for Law and Economics, Public, International and European Law at the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland. She holds a Master in Law and in Economics and is admitted to the bar in Germany. She was a Visiting Scholar at UC Berkeley and Yale Law School and a guest professor at several universities in Europe, Latin America, Africa and Asia as well as a Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Study in Berlin in 2010/11. She is the Vice-President of the European Association of Law and Economics, Member of the Programmatic Steering Board of the Hague Institute for the Internationalisation of Law and Member of the ILA Investment Committee and the ILA Committee on Non-State Actors. Her main research areas are international law, (international) legal theory and (behavioural) law and economics.