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The Dynamics of Capitalism: Inquiries to Marx on the Occasion of His 200th Birthday

Conference jointly organized by the MPIfG and the Hamburg Institute for Social Research | Hamburg, May 3-5, 2018
 

Program


 

Thursday, May 3

7 p.m.
Evening Lecture
Rising Inequality and the Changing Structure of Political Conflict
Thomas Piketty

 
8:30 p.m. Dinner
 

 

Friday, May 4

9 a.m.
Opening Lecture
Driving Forces: Social Theory as a Theory of History
Wolfgang Streeck

 
10:15 a.m. Coffee

 

Value and Exploitation

10:45 a.m.
Value with and without Marx
Jens Beckert

 
11:45 a.m.
Towards a Theory of "Rentiership" in Contemporary, Technoscientific Capitalism
Kean Birch

 
12:45 p.m. Lunch

 

Money and Financialization

2 p.m.
The Power of Abstraction: Marx on Money and Credit
Greta R. Krippner

 
3 p.m.
From Pen Strokes to Keystrokes: The Production of Money in Early and Contemporary Capitalism
Aaron Sahr

 
4 p.m. Coffee

 
5 p.m.
Evening Lecture
"Capitalism": Economy, Society or a Form of Life? Greatness and Limits of Marx' Theory of Society
Axel Honneth

 
6:30 p.m. Dinner
 

 

Saturday, May 5

Technology and Knowledge as Forces of Production

9 a.m.
From Modes of Production to Complexes of Appropriative Practices
Dave Elder-Vass

 
10 a.m.
The Rise of the Artificially Intelligent Classes
Marion Fourcade

 
11 a.m. Coffee

 
12:30 p.m.
Closing Lecture
The End of Capitalism: The History of a Never Ending Story
Friedrich Lenger

 
1:30 p.m. Lunch and end of conference


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