Isabel Feichtner is Assistant Professor for Law and Economics at Goethe University, Frankfurt. She studied law in Freiburg i. Br., Amsterdam, Berlin and New York, holds an LL.M. from Cardozo Law School, New York, and a doctorate from Goethe University in Frankfurt. She was admitted to the New York Bar in 2001. Before joining the law faculty at Goethe University in 2011, she worked as a corporate associate at Cravath, Swaine and Moore in New York, was Visiting Doctoral Researcher at NYU Law School, Senior Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law in Heidelberg and Research Fellow at the German Institute for International and Security Affairs in Berlin. Her doctoral dissertation “The Law and Politics of WTO Waivers. Stability and Flexibility in Public International Law” was published in 2011 by Cambridge University Press. At Goethe University she teaches in the graduate programme “Law and Economics of Money and Finance” and gives courses on international monetary and finance law. Her current research focuses on the transnational law of natural resource exploitation.