Upcoming Inequality Related Summer Schools

Dear IWG member,

Here are some summer schools that might be of interest to you, some of these events are hosted by our partners:

Masters Level Summer School on Socioeconomic Inequality in Chicago will be held July 30th – August 3rd at the University of Chicago. This program is designed to help masters students and practitioners gain a better understanding of inequality and how to address it through an interdisciplinary approach.

Summer School on Socioeconomic Inequality in Bonn Germany, is designed for PhD students and will be held July 9th – 13th at the University of Bonn. The program is designed to give PhD students a rigorous overview on the study of inequality and human flourishing. Participants will learn about the integration between psychological and sociological insights into the foundations of human behavior and conventional economic models. Through rigorous lectures, students will be trained on various tools needed to study the issue of inequality.

CUNY “Inequality by the Numbers” workshop will take a broad approach to the study of socio-economic inequalities – spanning inequalities in income, wealth, employment, education, social mobility, health, and happiness. Instructors will focus on inequalities through multiple lenses and disciplines, including gender, class, race, age, immigration status, politics, and psychology. Disparities will be considered in several geographic contexts: within New York City, across the U.S. states, across countries, and globally. The workshop takes place from June 4-8, 2018 in New York.

The LIS summer workshop will take place at the University of Luxembourg. More information can be found here: http://www.lisdatacenter.org/news-and-events/events/workshop/2018-summer-workshop/

If you know of any related workshop please feel free to comment on this thread and let us know if you are attending any of the above!