YSI @ Turin International Festival of Economics

Turin International Festival of Economics

May 31 - June 4 2022

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INET and YSI will be participating in the first Turin International Festival of Economics hosted from 31 May - 4 June 2022.

Workshop

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Apply before: 5/13/22, 14:00

“Merit, diversity and social justice”

INET and YSI will be participating in the first Turin International Festival of Economics hosted from 31 May - 4 June 2022. We will dedicate the mornings to a variety of YSI sessions at the International University College of Turin. We will, of course, have ample time to enjoy the Festival, which this year runs under the theme: “Merit, diversity and social justice”. The festival sessions will take place all over the center of Turin.

Find the program (in Italian) here.

Festival Highlights include:

1 June, 2022

17.00 Circolo dei lettori Sala Grande
BARRY EICHENGREEN – IN DEFENSE OF PUBLIC DEBT; discussant GIANNI TONIOLO

17.00 Teatro Carignano
JEAN TIROLE – Meritocracy and Social Justice

18.30 – International University College Turin
INET Panel - organized for YSI
Political Economy in a Multipolar World Economic System
Nadia Garbellini
Thomas Ferguson
Jan Toprowski

2 June, 2022

12.00 Teatro Carignano
MICHAEL SANDEL– THE TYRANNY OF MERIT: WHY WE LIVE IN A SOCIETY OF WINNERS AND LOSERS

12.00 Sala Consiglio di Facoltà Politecnico
RICHARD BALDWIN – TELEMIGRATION AND GLOBAL INEQUALITIES

17.00 – International University College Turin
INET Panel organized for YSI
Comparative institutional analysis of finance, technology and governance: China, US and the EU (CIAFTG)
Umberto Nizza (University of Verona)
Luisa Scarcella (University of Antwerp)
Urbano Reviglio Della Venaria (University of Milano)
Johannes Petry (Goethe University Frankfurt)
Marko Luka Zubcic (University of Rijeka)
Mingzhe Zhu (Chinese University of Political Science and Law)
Christina Mosalagae (University of Turin)
Aleksandar Stojanovic (NYU Shanghai)

19.00 Auditorium grattacielo Intesa Sanpaolo
JEAN TIROLE –I ARE MARKETS MORAL?

3 June, 2022

15.00 Sala Consiglio di Facoltà Politecnico
ESTHER DUFLO – FIGHTING A DUAL PANDEMIC: THE CASE OF THE UNITED STATES

15.00 INET LECTURE Cavallerizza Reale Aula Magna
ANDRE PERRY – REAL ESTATE RACISM

19.00 YSI 10 Year Anniversary Reception (TBD)

What to expect?
We will be hosting morning discussions on

Paper drafts / abstracts
YSI project brainstorming
Early Career challenges
Thematic panels with INET scholars

The Festival itself is organized by Laterza and will host many sessions all over town. We will be roaming the center of Turin to attend these sessions in smaller groups. We will come together for group dinners and activities in the evenings.

How to participate?
You can apply with a motivation, paper abstract, YSI project idea or a proposed contribution for our YSI Early Career Challenges panel. If you are accepted, you will be awarded a hotel room from 31 May - 4 June at Hotel Diplomatic. We are expecting around 40 total participants. All participants will be responsible for their own travel to Turin.

Apply here by 13 May.

What about Covid?
We will adhere to the current regulation in place in Turin. This may include wearing masks indoors. We will require daily self-testing. Everyone attending must provide proof of vaccination (including booster and/or recovery).

Time & Date

Start: May 31 2022

End: June 4 2022

Address

International University College of Turin

Piazza Pietro Paleocapa, Torino
Working groups
  • Behavior and Society
  • Sustainability
  • States and Markets
  • Political Economy of Europe
  • History of Economic Thought
  • Philosophy of Economics
  • South Asia
  • Financial Stability
  • Latin America
  • Economic History
  • Cooperatives
  • Keynesian Economics
  • Africa
  • Complexity Economics
  • East Asia
  • Economic Development
  • Urban and Regional Economics
  • Finance, Law, and Economics
  • Economics of Innovation
  • Gender and Economics
  • Inequality
Project Organizers
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Jay Pocklington

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Aleksandar Stojanović

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Christina Mosalagae

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Daniel Fernando de Souza

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Rutuja Uttarwar

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Heske van Doornen

For questions, the Project Organizers.