ViA reccomends a promising call for papers. The 9th annual June Conference of the Max Weber Programme “Social Issues for Social Sciences” will be held in Badia Fiesolana, June 10-12, 2015. The conference is meant to provide an interdisciplinary perspective on economic, historical, legal, political and social debates in research and academia. Furthermore, it is a forum to foster inter-cohort academic collaboration and both inter- and cross-institutional exchange.
Here the detailed Call for Papers
The annual June Conference of the Max Weber Programme is a forum where the research of current Max Weber Fellows (MWFs) is brought together with recent work done by former MWFs. The conference is meant to provide an interdisciplinary perspective on economic, historical, legal, political and social debates in research and academia. Furthermore, it is a forum to foster inter-cohort academic collaboration and cross-institutional exchange.
Applications from current and former MWFs are invited, as well as other early-career postdocs (within five years of obtaining their PhDs) who currently hold EUI Jean Monnet Fellowships or Marie Skłodowska-Curie grants at either the EUI or elsewhere.
Papers or posters are welcomed, looking at the topics listed below from an economic, historical, political, sociological or legal perspective:
- Section 1 – Current challenges in the design, regulation and governance of fiscal, monetary and financial policies: causes, cures and consequences
- Section 2 – Migration and citizenship: gaps between governance and practice
- Section 3 – Past and present democratic challenges and institutional change in the EU
- Section 4 – Knowledge, authority and freedom
- Section 5 – Determinants and consequences of inequality
- Section 6 – Globalization and the nation-state
- Section 7 – Rationality and decision making
Here you can complete the abstract submission form (no more than 200 words)
You can find additional info here.
See you at the EUI