Research Group

UPF Philosophy of Law Group is a competitive research group both at national and interntional level. It regularly engages in competitve calls for research projects convened by the Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad (Minstry of Economy) of the Spanish Government, and it is also a consolidated research group in philosophy of law funded by AGAUR (Generalitat de Catalunya). Moreover, it has participated, and it is willing to participate, both in international public research calls and privately funded research projects which enhance the research on justice, democracy, and legal, moral and political philosophy.


Current Research Projects


Project: Global Constitutionalism and Global Justice: Philosophical Founations

Funding Organ: Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad

Length: 1/2014 - 12/2016


Project: Grup de Recerca Consolidat de Filosofia del Dret (SGR 2014)

Funding Organ: AGAUR - Generalitat de Catalunya

Length: 1/2014 - 12/2016

 

Project: Cultura política democràtica i noves formes de participació ciutadana

Funding Organ: Obra Social La Caixa i ACUP

Length: 2/2013 - 2/2015

 

Former Research Projects (recent)


Project: Objetividad en el Derecho y en la Legitimidad Política

Funding Organ: Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad

Length: 1/2011 - 12/2013

 

Project: Pensamientos y hechos en perspectiva (CONSOLIDER together with Universitat de Barcelona)

Funding Organ: Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad

Length: 1/2011 - 12/2013

 

Project: Grup de Recerca Consolidat de Filosofia del Dret (SGR 2009)

Funding Organ: AGAUR - Generalitat de Catalunya

Length: 1/2009 - 12/2013

 

Project: Derecho e instituciones sostenibles en sociedades plurales

Funding Organ: Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad

Length: 1/2017 - 12/2012

 

Project: Grup de Recerca Consolidat de Filosofia del Dret (SGR 2005)

Funding Organ: AGAUR - Generalitat de Catalunya

Length: 1/2005 - 12/2008