The summer school aims at providing an introduction to Keynesian macroeconomics and to the problems of European economic policies to interested graduate students (MA and PhD) and junior researchers. It will consist of overview lectures, a panel discussion, student study groups, and a poster session. The summer school will feature leading international researchers in the area, like Robert Blecker (US), Eckhard Hein (Germany), Stephen Kinsella (Ireland), Marc Lavoie (Canada), Asjad Naqvi (Austria), Maria Nikolaidi (UK), Özlem Onaran (UK), Thomas I. Palley (US), Miriam Rehm (Austria), Antonella Stirati (Italy), and Engelbert Stockhammer (UK) covering the following areas:
- History and Fundamentals of Post-Keynesian Macroeconomics
- Money and Macroeconomics
- Financial Markets and Instability
- Distribution and Growth
- Income and Wealth Inequality
- International and Development Economics
- Growth and the Environment
- Stock-Flow Consistent Modelling
- Agent-Based Modelling
- Labour Market and Unemployment
- Economic Policy
The summer school language is English. There is a fee of EUR 100 for each participant for accommodation and meals, payable after acceptance. Travelling costs cannot be covered.
Application: Please apply through the web-form available on the summer school’s website.
Deadline for applications is 15 March, 2017. The application form will ask for a short CV (as a list) and a short statement (max. 500 words) of your motivation to participate, in particular on how the Summer School relates to your study and research interests, and an address of one academic adviser who may be contacted for reference.
Applicants will be informed by mid-April and participants will be provided with a reading package.