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Iris Houben

Mr. I.S.J. Houben, Associate professor in Civil Law at the Institute for Private Law, Department of Civil Law
Iris Houben

Iris Houben’s research focuses on contract law. Central theme is the interaction between (sector specific) public law and contract law. Het most recent research projects is on innominate contracts, such as franchise, leasing and energy contracts.

Key publications

  • Toepassing van het contractenrecht in gereguleerde sectoren, alias 'regulatory contract law' (2013) I.S.J. Houben
  • Public Service Obligations: Moral Counterbalance of Technical Liberalization Legislation? (2008) I.S.J. Houben
  • Contractdwang (thesis) (2005) I.S.J. Houben