Winter School - Inequality and Social Welfare Theory, 8 - 10 January 2018, Italy

Winter School on Inequality and Social Welfare Theory 

The Department of Economics, UNIVERSITY of Verona, and PhD in Economics and Management In collaboration with:

• CESifo – Center for Economic Studies and ifo Institute at University of Munich

• ECINEQ – Society for the Study of Economic Inequality

• LISER – Luxembourg Institute of Socio – Economic Research

• THEMA -UNIVERSITY of Cergy-Pontoise, Labex MME-DII are glad to announce the:

Thirteenth Winter School on Inequality and Social Welfare Theory

The aim of the School is to provide junior and senior researchers with the opportunity to discuss issues concerning:

• Segregation and discrimination

• Well-being measurement

• Wealth inequality, inheritances and top incomes

• Mobility, equality of opportunities and preferences for redistribution

Invited Speakers

  • Elena Barcena Martin UNIVERSITY of Malaga)
  • Daniele Checchi (University of Milan, LIS)
  • Frank Cowell (LSE-Sticerd, London)
  • Matz Dahlberg (Uppsala University)
  • Koen Decancq (University of Antwerp)
  • Cecilia Garcia Peñalosa (GREQAM Marseille, CNRS)
  • Martyna Kobus (Polish Academy of Sciences)
  • Brice Magdalou UNIVERSITY of Montpellier)
  • Andreas Peichl (University of Munich, CESifo)
  • Philippe Van Kerm (University of Luxembourg, LISER)
  • Moris Triventi (University of Trento)


PhD students selection is based on the presentation of a CV to be attached to the online application form not later than December 18, 2017.

Participation fees for accepted applicants are:

Base: 300 € includes tuition, shuttle bus service Verona-Canazei and SOCIAL dinner

Base + dinner: 380€ includes base registration plus dinner for all days

Base + dinner + accommodation: 500€ includes base registration plus double (or triple) room together with another participant and half-board (breakfast and dinner).

For more information please click “Further Official Information” below.