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COPENHAGEN: Seminar on Basic Income and the Future of Labor

March 28 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm UTC+2

BIEN co-founder Philippe Van Parijs will be presenting a paper on basic income at Christiansborg (the Danish parliament building) in Copenhagen, Denmark, on March 28, 2017.

Van Parijs’s talk will be followed by a panel discussion featuring Josephine Fock (Alternativet) on arguments for basic income, Otto Brøns-Petersen (CEPOS) on liberal economic perspective on basic income, and Ditte Brasso Sørensen (University of Copenhagen, Department of Political Science) on the welfare state’s criticism of basic income.

The event has been organized by Theresa Scavenius (University of Copenhagen, Department of Political Science) in collaboration with the Danish Social Liberal Party (Radikale Venstre) and the green political party The Alternative (Alternativet).

For more information (in Danish), see the event websites of Radikale Hovedstaden and Alternativet, and the event page on Facebook.

Registration deadline is March 26.

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Kate has previously made a living as a professional student, with her most recent academic interests including philosophy of language and pragmatics. She has been a writer and reporter for Basic Income News since March 2016, and she received an Economic Security Project grant work 2017 in support of her work. She also accepts donations on Patreon (although she is in the process of moving to a platform for one-time donations), where she explains a little more about her role in the UBI community.

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Date:
March 28
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1611371625557639/

Venue

Christiansborg Palace