Prof. Klaus Mathis' chair is dedicated to interdisciplinary research at the intersection of law, economics, and philosophy with the following focus:
- Public Law
- Law of sustainable developement
- Law and Economy
- Philosophy of Law
The chair is integrated within the Center for Law and Sustainability (CLS), the Institute for Interdisciplinary Legal Studies - lucernaiuris and through the International Network in Law and Economics - lucernaforum also the Institute for Economy and Regulation (WiRe).