Björn Fasterling


EDHEC Augmented Law Institute Researcher

Main contributions

Research in Law and Economics (2022), Business and Human Rights Journal (2016), Revue Internationale de la Compliance et de l?Ethique des Affaires (2015), Management & Avenir (2014), International Labour Review (2013 ; 2014), Revue de l'Organisation Responsable (2013), Business Management Review (2012), Revue Française de Gestion (2009), Journal of Business Ethics (2009 ; 2012 ; 2013 ; 2016), Revue Internationale de Droit Economique (2009), Ethique et Economie (2008), Zeitschrift für Europäisches Privatrecht (2000), LSN Law Norms and Informal Order (2006), Revue Française de Gouvernance d'Entreprise (2007 ; 2013), Revue Ethique et Economie (2008), Revue Internationale de Droit Economique (2009)

Discipline: Law
Faculty: Accounting, Control & Legal Affairs
Expertise: International contract law, Corporate governance, European law, corporate social responsibility


Björn Fasterling, PhD, is Professor of Law and Business Ethics at EDHEC Business School, member of the EDHEC Augmented Law Institute. He has an LLM and a PhD in law and for several years worked as a lawyer in the Berlin offices of Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering. He subsequently came to EDHEC, where he has chaired the department. His specialties are international contract law, corporate governance, European law, and corporate social responsibility. His research is devoted largely to compliance and corporate governance. Björn Fasterling is fluent in English, German, French, and Swedish.

Publications of Björn Fasterling

22.03.2022 - Article in a peer reviewed journal

Privacy as Vulnerability Protection: Optimizing Trade-Offs with Opportunities to Gain Knowledge

Björn Fasterling

Research in Law and Economics, March 2022

16.03.2022 - Article in a peer reviewed journal

Privacy as Vulnerability Protection

Björn Fasterling

Research in Law and Economics, Volume 30, May 2022, Pages 29 - 58

18.12.2020 - Chapter publication

UNGP 19 Commentary

Björn Fasterling

Ed. Elgar, February 2021, Pages 1 - 10

18.12.2019 - Book publication

Accountability, International Business Operations and the Law: providing justice for corporate human rights violations in global value chains

Björn Fasterling

December 2019

17.12.2019 - Chapter publication

Whose responsibilities? The responsibility of the ‘business enterprise’ to respect human rights

Björn Fasterling

Routledge, December 2019, Pages 18 - 37

Derniers articles EDHEC Vox


Getting it right with robots

  • Björn Fasterling , Professor

Beyond GDPR: Big Data's Matthew Effect

  • Björn Fasterling , Professor
  • Florian Pelgrin , Professor
  • Geert Demuijnck , Professor