Online Workshop - De-growth, zero growth and/or green growth? Macroeconomic implications of ecological constraints

Institute for International Political Economy (IPE), Berlin School of Economics and Law

European Journal of Economics and Economic Policies: Intervention (EJEEP)

Forum Macroeconomics and Macroeconomic Policies (FMM)

Online Workshop

De-growth, zero growth and/or green growth? Macroeconomic implications of ecological constraints

Programme

Thursday, 23 September 2021 (14:00 – 18:00, CET)

14:00 – 14:30 Welcome and Introduction

14:30 – 16:00, Chair: Jan Priewe

  • Eckhard Hein and Valeria Jimenez (IPE, Berlin School of Economic and Law):
    Zero growth and macroeconomic stability: a post-Keynesian approach
  • Giuseppe Fontana and Malcolm Sawyer (University of Leeds):
    Would zero growth be achievable and sustainable?

16:00 – 16:30 Break

16:30 – 18:00, Chair: Hansjörg Herr

  • Steffen Lange (IÖW Berlin):
    Macroeconomics beyond growth
  • Jan Priewe (HTW Berlin, IPE):
    Critique of zero growth modelling

Friday, 24 September 2021 (14:00 – 17:30, CET)

14:00 – 15:30, Chair: Valeria Jimenez

  • Birte Strunk, Armon Rezai (Vienna University of Economics and Business), and Stefan Ederer (WIFO, Vienna):
    Policies for navigating Scylla and Charybdis: The role of labor markets in a socio-ecological transition
  • Antoine Monserand (Universite Sorbonne Paris Nord):
    Buying into inequality - a macroeconomic analysis linking planned obsolescence, interpersonal inequality and a potential for degrowth

15:30 – 16:00 Break

16:00 – 17:30, Chair: Eckhard Hein

  • Martin Sers and Peter A. Victor (York University):
    Ecological economics and climate change
  • Hansjörg Herr (IPE, Berlin School of Economic and Law):
    How to transform capitalism?

Download programme here

Deadline: 19 September 2021, 12:00 p.m.

Number of participants is limited. Registered participants will receive the log-in details a few days in advance of the workshop

IPE Online Workshop Registration

Please fill in:

Would you like to subscribe to our newsletter?


Data protection *

By submitting the form you agree to the storage of your data. The data will be stored solely for the purpose of contacting you and will be deleted within the legal time limits. In our Data protection declaration you can read in detail how your data will be used.
captcha