Sunday, April 23, 2017

Past Events

Wednesday 4 February 2015
Dr Ha-Joon Chang (Cambridge University)
Let a hundred flowers bloom – and cross fertilise: A case for economic pluralism.

Wednesday 10 December 2014
Tobias Henschen (Universität Konstanz)
Causation and Valuation in Social Science and Policy.

Wednesday 19 November 2014
Alessia Damonte (University of Milan)
Why Did It Fail Here?

Monday 15 October 2014
Prof Ricardo Crespo (IAE Universidad Austral, Buenos Aires)
Causality, Teleology and Explanation in Social Sciences.

Monday 13 October 2014
Prof Elaine Scarry (Harvard University)
The Floor of the World.

Monday July 07 2014
Dr Waney Squier
Shaken Baby Syndrome: practical difficulties at the interface between medicine, science and law.

Thursday June 26 2014
Prof Peter Dietsch, Université de Montréal
Normative aspects of monetary policy.

Thursday June 24 2014
Prof David Teira, University College London
Disease-mongering through clinical trials.

Thursday June 23-24 2014
Prof Nancy Cartwright, Durham University
70th Birthday Conference.

Thursday May 15 2014
Prof Shaun Hargreaves Heap
The State of Economics.

Tuesday June 03 2014
Prof Mary Kaldor, LSE Department of International Development
Human Security and International Law.

Thursday May 15 2014
Prof Shaun Hargreaves Heap
The State of Economics.

Thursday May 01 2014
Marie-Helene Labbé
The existence of weapons of mass destruction in Iraq.

Tuesday March 18 2014
Dr Lisa Herzog, Institute für Sozialforschung, Frankfurt
Who knows what and what does it mean for morality? The moral dimensions of knowledge in complex organizations.

Friday February 07 2014
Prof Arthur Petersen
The IPCC as parliament of things? The practice of climate simulation and its social and political context.

Wednesday 22 January 2014
Dr Charlotte Werndl
On Defining Climate and Climate Change

Wednesday 30 October 2013
Prof Jonathan Wolff
Paying People to Act In Their Own Interests: Incentives versus Rationalisation

Monday 28 October 2013
Prof Nancy Cartwright

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Tuesday 11 June 2013 at 5pm
Dr. Sofia Efstathiou
How we Manage to Manage ‘Knowledge’

Thursday 6 June 2013 at 6pm
Prof. Julian Reiss
Why Economics Needs Philosophy

Tuesday 14 May 2013 at 5pm
Prof. Mathias Frisch
Modeling Climate Policies: A Critical Look at Integrated Assessment Models

Thursday 9 May 2013 at 5pm
Prof. Dr. Torsten Wilholt
On the Purely Instrumental Value of True Belief