University of Barcelona,
International Economic Law and Policy (IELPO)

The University of Barcelona's new Master of Laws in International Economic Law and Policy (IELPO LL.M.) features 9 months of learning from many of the most renowned experts drawn from leading law and economics faculties, international organizations, and research centres around the world. The IELPO LL.M. Programme revolves around 7 teaching modules, specially focused on the areas of International Trade, Competition and Investment Law and Policy. IELPO also hosts the TradeLab Law Clinic, which is a part of the TradeLab network of clinics and practica.

Academic Supervisors

Altagracia Cuevas


Barcelona, Spain

Xavier Fernandez Pons


Barcelona, Spain

Sergio Puig

University of Arizona 

Tucson, Arizona


Executive Summary


Bilateral Investment Treaties (BITs) have proliferated dramatically as one of the main instruments to shield foreign investments. However, their operation has generated discontent in a number of States (including least developed countries,...

(This memorandum is a redacted version of a confidential research project)

This report discusses the costs and benefits of becoming a Member of the ICSID (International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes) in the context of Country X. In doing so, it identifies...

A customized report in Spanish for the COOMERSA, a cooperative of raw sugar producers based in Salamina, Caldas, Colombia. At the request of COOMERSA, the report indulges in a detailed analysis of its business structure, operation, marketing methods and its compliance...

This is a short public summary of a paper produced for the University of Barcelona’s international economic law clinic. The full paper develops a legal analysis on the international legal consequences of possible irregularities in the adherence of a country (“X”) to th...

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