Call for papers: University of Minho conference on the future of work

As previously announced in Basic Income News (and BIEN’s calendar), the 2017 Summer School in Political Philosophy & Public Policy at University of Minho (Braga, Portugal) will be on the theme “Philosophical Ideas for a Brave New World of Work”. The conference will take place from July 13 through 15.

A second call for papers for the conference has recently been released:

If you would like to participate, please send us an e-mail at with your name and institutional details by 20 May 2017. If you would like to present your work to the summer school please send us a title and abstract of 300-500 words. The registration fee is 70 euros.

The conference is organized by Jurgen De Wispelaere (University of Tampere), James Hickson (University of York) and Roberto Merrill (University of Minho), and will feature keynote speakers Ruth Yeoman (Oxford University) and Lucas Stanczyk (Brown University/Harvard University).

For more information, see PHILOSOPHY OF WORK @BRAGA.

Photo: CC BY 2.0 University of Washington

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