Events


 

In the 2020/21 winter semester, most of the MPIfG's public events will take place online. We will post current information here as soon as possible.


 
Wednesday, March 10, 2021 to Friday, March 12, 2021
Whither Democratic Capitalism? Studying Current Transformations, Struggles, and Imaginaries of the Future Economy in Europe and Latin America

Socioeconomic Transformations Observatory of the MPIfG in Chile
Workshop
Website

 
Thursday, March 11, 2021 | 19:00
Schattenwirtschaft - wie Menschen in ungeregelten Märkten überleben
Digitales Max Planck Forum in Kooperation mit dem MPIfG und der Stadtbibliothek Köln

Public Lecture
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Monday, March 15, 2021 | 09:00
The Corona Crisis and Its Aftermath
Joint Conference of the MPIfG and the German Economic Institute (IW) | Round table

Workshop
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Thursday, March 18, 2021 | 17:00
Max Planck Online Workshop in Comparative Political Economy
Growing Differently? Financial Cycles, Austerity, and Competitiveness in Growth Models since the Global Financial Crisis | Karsten Kohler and Engelbert Stockhammer

Workshop
Website

 
Wednesday, March 24, 2021 to Friday, March 26, 2021
First Doctoral Conference on the Social and Political Constitution of the Economy


Conference
Website

 
Wednesday, April 14, 2021 | 17:00
The Return of Inequality: Social Change and the Weight of History
Lecture Series "Wealth and Social Inequality"
Mike Savage, London School of Economics and Political Science 
Public Lecture
Website

 
Thursday, April 22, 2021 | 17:00
Max Planck Online Workshop in Comparative Political Economy
Public Attitudes Towards Technological Unemployment | Aina Gallego, Alexander Kuo, Pepe Fernández-Albertos, and Dulce Manzano

Workshop
Website

 
Wednesday, May 19, 2021 | 17:00
The Rich and the Powerful: Rethinking the Power of Ownership
Lecture Series "Wealth and Social Inequality"
Hanna Kuusela, Tampere University, Faculty of Information Technology and Communication Sciences 
Public Lecture
Website

 
Thursday, May 20, 2021 | 17:00
Max Planck Online Workshop in Comparative Political Economy
Extroverted Financialization: How US Finance Shapes European Banking | Mareike Beck

Workshop
Website

 
Wednesday, June 9, 2021 | 17:00
Wealth Inequality among the 99%: Insights from International and Intergenerational Perspectives
Lecture Series "Wealth and Social Inequality"
Fabian Pfeffer, University of Michigan, Department of Sociology 
Public Lecture
Website

 
Wednesday, June 9, 2021 to Friday, June 11, 2021
Insurance and Society: Exploring the Relevance of a Neglected Financial Player

Sebastian Kohl, Arjen van der Heide
Workshop
Website

 
Thursday, June 17, 2021 | 17:00
Max Planck Online Workshop in Comparative Political Economy
The Politics of the Minimum Wage: Explaining Introduction and Levels | Georg Picot and Michal Kozak

Workshop
Website

 
Wednesday, July 7, 2021 | 17:00
Der Preis der Sicherheit: Entführungen von Millionären und Millionärinnen in der Bundesrepublik als Untersuchungsgegenstand einer Kulturgeschichte des Reichtums
Vortragsreihe "Wealth and Social Inequality"
Eva Maria Gajek, Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen, Institut für Neuere Geschichte 
Public Lecture
Website

 
Thursday, July 15, 2021 | 17:00
Max Planck Online Workshop in Comparative Political Economy
Pragmatic Principles, Stereotypes and Uncertainty: How Sovereign Rating Reports Discuss Politics and Policy in Developed Countries | Szofia Barta and Alison Johnston

Workshop
Website

 

Types of events



 

Public lectures

are open to MPIfG researchers and the interested public. If you want to attend, please sign up at the reception desk in advance:
Tel: 0221 2767-0

 

Institute seminars, Research seminars, Inhouse lectures

can be project presentations or reports on completed projects.
- not open to the public -
 

Workshops, Conferences

are academic meetings with a set number of participants who are invited to attend based on their expertise. Others may be able to attend if the organizers give them permission.
- not open to the public -
 

Atelier in Social Theory

is a series of informal seminar-style sessions in which MPIfG researchers present their work in progress for discussion with a regular group of participants.
- not open to the public -

 
Some of the seminars and lectures at the MPIfG are open to the public, and are designated as such. Most, however, are inhouse events that are only open to researchers at the institute. If you are especially interested in one of the inhouse events, please contact our reception desk:
Tel: +49 221 2767-0

 



MPIfG - Events | http://www.mpifg.de/aktuelles/veranstaltungen_en.asp [Last updated 2021-03-01]