International Conference on Inequality "Trends in inequality: social, economic and political issues"
The aim of the conference is to bring the discussion on recent trends in inequalities in the spotlight of the debate among political circles and policy makers. Topics will provide wider scope to the conference, ranging from the concept of inequality to the potential policies. Specific attention will be devoted to consequences of the various forms of inequality observed worldwide, both economic and non-economic ones. Topic areas: - Inequality: meaning, conceptualization and evidence-based drivers of inequality, - Economic consequences of inequality: on growth, labor, migration and long-term development, - Non-economic consequence of inequality: health inequalities, education inequalities, labor and work-place, political participation and social capital, - Addressing inequality through economic policy: redistribution policies; fiscal policies and sector policies; gender-based and rights-based policies; social policies (education, health care, family and child care); urban development policies, - Addressing inequality with other policies: social mobility; intergenerational transfers; unequal exchange; territorial disequilibria; lagging development; minorities and discrimination.
|Event dates:||2017-11-02 – 2017-11-04|
|Deadline Call for Papers:||2017-04-30|
|Organizer:||Carlo Cattaneo Research Institute, Italy|
|Conference venue:||Bologna, Piazza del Nettuno 1/C, Palazzo Re Enzo|
|Classification:||D3 - Distribution ; D6 - Welfare Economics ; E6 - Macroeconomic Policy Formation, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, Macroeconomic Policy, and General Outlook ; H3 - Fiscal Policies and Behavior of Economic Agents ; I1 - Health ; I2 - Education ; I3 - Welfare and Poverty ; J1 - Demographic Economics ; J6 - Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies ; J7 - Discrimination ; R1 - General Regional Economics|
|Event type:||Konferenzen, Tagungen; Conferences|