Contract Design is a free textbook for a three credit, four credit, and six credit course taught at leading Law Schools and universities. Model Syllabi and other teaching materials are available in the Teaching Manual section of this website. All faculty teaching Contract Design are welcome to access the Teaching Manual section of this website by registering as faculty on the site. To register, write to me at astremitzer@ethz.ch.

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Contract Design has been or is being used in whole or part at the following institutions:

  1. ETH Zurich
  2. Georgetown Law School
  3. Harvard Law School
  4. UCLA Law School
  5. University of St. Gallen
  6. University of Zurich
  7. Yale Economics Department
  8. Yale Law School
  9. Yale/ Paris Assas/ ESSEC Summer School
  10. Yale SOM