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Academic events

8 January 2020
10:00 - 16:00
Utrecht, The Netherlands

Ethics and Economics workshop

Ingrid Robeyns and Dick Timmer will contribute to the Ethics and Economics workshop, organized by Huub Brouwer (Utrecht University), as part of the Dutch Organization for Scientific Research (NWO) project ‘Private Property and Political Power in Liberal-Democratic Societies’.


10:00 – 11:00 ‘Guarding Against Exploitation: Towards a Power-Based Theory of the Corporation’, Rutger Claassen (Utrecht University)
Commentator: Nicholas Vrousalis (Erasmus University Rotterdam)

11:00 – 12:00 ‘Limiting Lifetime Inheritance‘, Ingrid Robeyns (Utrecht University)
Commentator: Alexander Andersson (Gothenburg University)

12:00 – 13:00 Lunch

13:00 – 14:00 ‘Property in Property-Owning Democracy Schemes‘, Huub Brouwer (Utrecht University)
Commentator: Yara Al Salman (Utrecht University)

14:00 – 15:00 ‘The Ethics of Personalized Pricing‘, Jeffrey Moriarty (Bentley University)
Commentator: Dick Timmer (Utrecht University)

15:00 – 16:00 ‘Policies for Gender Justice and State Neutrality’, Anca Gheaus (Pompeu Fabra University)
Commentator: Constanze Binder (Erasmus University Rotterdam)


Attendance is free. To attend, send a message to Huub (h.m.brouwer@uu.nl) by Friday the 3January 2020 latest. Papers will be circulated amongst those registered before the workshop. Attendees are expected to read them before the workshop.

Location: Utrecht University, Janskerkhof 13, room 0.06 (Stijlkamer)

Date and time: Wednesday the 8th of January 2020, 10:00 – 16:00