YSI Virtual Plenary 2020 is almost here!

Dear PolEcon members,

We are getting very excited about the upcoming YSI Virtual Plenary 2020! We think the YSI management did an incredible job in creating a beautiful virtual planetary for us! In order to check it out and access all sessions, simply register using your YSI credentials.

The PolEcon Working Group’s ship is about to sail, so make sure to jump on it! We have organized some of the most exciting sessions, including talks with prominent professors and experts such as Vivien Schmidt and Erik Berglöf, as well as social events such as Jazz and Wine and Zoom Take-away Dinner.

Here is a short summary of our group’s program, save the dates!

*Sunday, November 8 *
@ 14:00-14:30 (UTC) Introduction & Icebreaker (on our beautiful ship)
@ 15:00-16:30 (UTC) New Instruments and Past Challenges in the EU
Paper presentations of works-in-progress (Ship)

*Tuesday, November 10 *
@ 14:00-15:00 (UTC) Questions Fair with Adair Turner (Constellation: Globalization)

*Thursday, November 12 *
@ 16:30-17:45 (UTC) Questions Fair with Geoff Mann (Constellation: Sustainability)

*Friday, November 13 *
@ 16:00-17:30 (UTC) Roundtable talk with Vivien Schmidt and Philipp Heimberger (Constellation: Democracy and Governance)
@ 18:15-19:30 (UTC) Jazz and Wine (Social Island)

*Saturday, November 14 *
@ 15:00-17:00 (UTC) Economic and Monetary Union: Convergence or Divergence? Showcase Session (Ship)

*Sunday, November 15 *
@ 16:00-17:00 (UTC) State of the Field Discussion and Zoom Take-away Dinner (Ship)

In order to access a more detailed program as well as to check out other amazing sessions and guest speakers’ such as Yanis Varoufakis or Mariana Mazzucato’s talks, go to: https://plenary-program.ysi.ineteconomics.org/sessions

Don’t miss the Opening Ceremony on November 6th!

See you at the sea!

Salome, Stefano M. and PolEcon WG