Coping with Instability in Market Societies

Max Planck Sciences Po Conference | December 15–16, 2011, Paris


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Thursday, December 15

9 a.m.
Christine Musselin

9:05 a.m.
Bruno Latour

9 a.m.
Introduction: Coping with Instability in Market Societies
Jens Beckert, Patrick Le Galès, Christine Musselin, Wolfgang Streeck

Coping with Instability in Society

10 a.m.
Subjective Socio‐Economic Insecurity: What Makes People Feel Insecure?
Steffen Mau, Nadine M. Schöneck, Jan Mewes

11 a.m. Coffee

11:30 a.m.
The Role of “Persistent Resilience” within Everyday Life: Communities Coping with Instability in Post‐Crisis England
Lauren Andres, John Round

12:30 p.m. Lunch

1:30 p.m.
The Funeral Insurance Contract: A New Market Formula for Solidarity?
Pascale Trompette

Democracy in Instable Settings

2:30 p.m.
Liberalization, Inequality and Democracy’s Discontent
Armin Schäfer

3:30 p.m. Coffee

4 p.m.
Religion and the Gender Vote Gap: Women’s Changed Political Preferences from 1970s to 2010
Patrick Emmenegger, Philip Manow



Friday, December 16

Coping with Instability in Labor Markets

9 a.m.
Labor-Market Uncertainty, Trust and Welfare States: Connecting Institutions and Individuals
Christoph Nguyen

10 p.m.
Governing Instability in a Market Society in the Making: The Politics of Socioeconomic Risks and Labor Market Adjustment in Poland
Cathérine Spieser

11 p.m. Coffee

Coping with Indebtedness

11:30 a.m.
Saving the Banks: The Political Economy of Bailouts
Cornelia Woll

12:30 p.m. Lunch

1:15 p.m.
Economic Categories in Neoliberal Society
Marion Fourcade

2:15 p.m.
Social Consequences of the Greek Debt Crisis: Recession, Insecurity and Welfare Deregulation
Maria Markantonatou

3:15 p.m. Coffee

3:30 p.m.
Panel discussion
Colin Crouch, Patrick le Galès, Uwe Schimank, Wolfgang Streeck

End of conference 5 p.m.


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