Monthly Archives: March 2015

Workshop: on Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen’s ‘Luck Egalitarianism’, May 26th-27th, 2015, Hoover Chair (Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium)

The Hoover Chair for economic and social ethics is happy to announce a book workshop on Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen’s forthcoming book on Luck Egalitarianism.  The claims made in the book, as well as the general theoretical approach, will be critically discussed … Continue reading

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Conference (Call for Papers): Causality and Modelling in the Sciences, June 29th- July 1st, 2015, UNED (Madrid, Spain)

The tenth conference in the Causality in the Sciences series of conferences will be hosted by the National University of Distance Education in Madrid from June 29th to July 1st, 2015. Organiser: María Jimenez-Buedo (UNED, Madrid) Argument: Both causality and modelling play a … Continue reading

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Workshop: Social Egalitarianism and the Economy, May 21st-22nd, 2015, University of Manchester (Manchester, United-Kingdom)

The University of Manchester organizes on May 21st and 22nd, 2015, a two days workshop on Social Egalitarianism and the Economy (University of Manchester, Boardroom, Arthur Lewis Building). This workshop is the third of four workshops on Social Equality and is sponsored by … Continue reading

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Job position: Assistant Director, George Mason University (Fairfax, United States)

The Institute for Philosophy and Public Policy at George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, seeks to hire an Assistant Director. The Assistant Director will assist the Institute Director in planning, organizing, and directing the day-to-day operations of the Institute, with a … Continue reading

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Conference (Call for Papers): 3rd International Scientific Conference on Economics, culture, values: Metaeconomics, June 18th-19th, 2015, FME (Gdańsk, Poland)

The 3rd International Scientific Conference on Economics, culture, values will be hosted by the Faculty of Management and Economics (FME) of Gdańsk University of Technology in Gdańsk, Poland from June 18th-19th, 2015. This year the conference is entitled “Metaeconomics”. Call for Papers What is metaeconomics? Metaeconomics is, from … Continue reading

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Seminar: Antoinette Baujard, April 2nd, 2015, CES (Paris, France)

On April 2nd, Antoinette Baujard (Université Jean Monnet, GATE) is invited in the Cercle d’épistémologie économique organised by the economic epistemology department of the Centre d’Economie de la Sorbonne (from 6.00 to 8.00 pm, 106-112 Bd de l’hôpital, Maison des Sciences Économiques, … Continue reading

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Seminar: Raphaël Giraud, April 2nd, 2015, IHPST (Paris, France)

On April 2nd, Raphaël Giraud (LED, Université Paris-VIII) is invited in the seminar of the team Décision, Rationalité, Interaction (IHPST) (from 5.00 to 7.00 pm, seminar room of the department of cognitive studies of École Normale Supérieure, 29 rue d’Ulm, 75005 Paris). … Continue reading

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Seminar: Tuomas Tahko, March 30th, 2015, TINT (Helsinki, Finland)

On March 30th, Tuomas Tahko (Univeristy of Helsinki) will present one of his works in the Research seminar of TINT (from 2.00 to 4.00 pm, University of Helsinki, Main Building, room 4). The title of his presentation will be “Breaking the Laws (of … Continue reading

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Seminar: Michael Morreau, March 30th, 2015, EIPE (Rotterdam, Netherlands)

On March 30th, Michael Morreau (The Arctic University of Norway) is invited in the research seminar of the Erasmus Institute for Philosophy and Economics (from 5.00 to 6.30 pm, Erasmus University of Rotterdam, Theil Building, C1-5). The title of his presentation will be “Value … Continue reading

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Book: Aristides N. Hatzis & Nicholas Mercuro, Law and Economics. Philosophical Issues and Fundamental Questions (Routledge, 2015)

Aristides N. Hatzis & Nicholas Mercuro have recently published a book entitled Law and Economics. Philosophical Issues and Fundamental Questions  (Routledge, 2015, 416 pages). Abstract: The Law and Economics approach to law dominates the intellectual discussion of nearly every doctrinal area of law in … Continue reading

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