EIPE/UU Ethics Institute Book Manuscript Symposium

The Capability Approach
Ingrid Robeyns
 
EIPE/UU Ethics Institute Book Manuscript Symposium
 
6 February 2017, 14:00 – 17:30
Room: G2-26 (G- building),
Campus Woudestein,
Erasmus University Rotterdam
 
On February 6, 2017 the Erasmus Institute of Philosophy and Economics (EIPE) together with the Ethics Institute of Utrecht University organize a Book Manuscript Symposium on Ingrid Robeyns' forthcoming book ‘The Capability Approach’. The symposium will be held at the Erasmus University Rotterdam (Campus Woudestein, G-building, room G2-26). During the symposium invited commentators will comment on (parts of) the book. There will also be ample time for discussion. Please see below for the detailed program.
 
Participation is free, though please register via S.deMaagt@remove-this.uu.nl. Please also indicate if you would like to join the dinner after the symposium (10 euro for students, 20 euro for non-students). The book manuscript will be made available to the participants two weeks before the seminar.
 
Organizers:
Constanze Binder (EIPE)
Sem de Maagt (Ethics Institute, UU)
 
 
Program Book Manuscript Symposium
14.00 – 15.00
Essentials of the Capability Approach: chapters 2 and 3
Commentators: Akshath Jitendranath (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam) and Morten Fibieger Byskov (Wageningen University)
15.15-16.15
The Capability Approach, Well-Being and Welfare Economics: chapters 4, 5 and 8
Commentators: Willem van der Deijl (Erasmus University Rotterdam) and Miriam Teschl (Aix-Marseille)
16.30-17.30
Justice, Human Rights and concluding thoughts: chapters 6, 7 and 12
Commentators: Monique Deveaux (University of Guelph) and Caroline Suransky (University of Humanistic Studies)
17.30   drinks
 
19:00   dinner