Philipp Hacker

Philipp Hacker

Max Weber Fellow at the European University Institute, Florence

Philipp’s main areas of research include behavioral law and economics; the regulation of, and with, big data and machine learning; and questions of trust and complexity in blockchain environments. He holds a PhD in law from Humboldt-University of Berlin as well as an LL.M. from Yale Law School and is currently based at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy, as a Max Weber Fellow. Additionally, he is an Associate Member of the Centre for Law, Economics and Society at UCL, where he is involved in a project on digital finance and blockchain.

RESEARCH FIELDS

Computer Science, Economics, Finance, Law, Psychology, Public Policy

KEYWORDS

Behavioral Science, Blockchain, Complex Systems, Digital Currencies, Privacy, Technology Law

AFFILIATIONS

European University Institute; Humboldt-University of Berlin; UCL

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