from 05 to 06 November, 2015

Equity, Welfare and Risk. Final Conference of the EquiRisk Project

This event is part of the EquiRisk research project funded by the ANR (ANR-12-INEG-006-01).
It is organized in collaboration with the Chair “Welfare Economics” at Collège d’Etudes Mondiales.
Attendance is free and open, but registration is mandatory due to space limitation.

November 5: Room 005, ground floor

9:30am–1:00pm: Risk, uncertainty and decision-making
9:30-10:30am: Antony Millner (LSE), “Should climate policy account for ambiguity?”
10:30-11:00am: Break

11:00-12:00am: Antoine Bommier   (ETH   Zürich), “A dual approach to ambiguity aversion”.
12:00am-1:00pm: Franz Dietrich(CNRS, PSE & CEM-FMSH), “Savage’s theorem for changing conception of states and outcomes”.
1:00–2:30pm: Lunch
2:30–4:30: Fairness and longevity

2:30-3:30pm:  Koen  Decancq  (U. Antwerp &  CEM-FMSH), “Measuring  successful ageing with respect to what matters to elderly people”.
4:00-5:00pm: Stéphane  Zuber(CNRS,  PSE  &  CEM-FMSH), “Longevity  risk  and  fair allocations”.
3:30-4:00pm: Break
5:00-6:00pm: Grégory  Ponthière  (U.  Paris-Est,  PSE  and  CEM-FMSH), “Pollution, premature deaths and compensation”.
7:30pm: Dinner for the speakers

November 6: Salle du Conseil B, basement

9:30am–1:00pm: Climate policy
9:30-10:30am: Katheline Schubert (U. Paris 1 & PSE), “Should we extract the European shale gas? The effect of climate and financial constraints”
10:30-11:00am: Break
11:00-12:00am: Aurélie  Méjean  (CNRS-CIRED  &  CEM-FMSH), “Intergenerational equity under catastrophic climate change”.
12:00am-1:00pm: Marc Fleurbaey (Princeton U & CEM-FMSH),“The   Role   of Discounting,  Inequality  Aversion  and  Catastrophes  in  motivating strong climate  change  mitigation”  (joint  with R. Socolow, F. Dennig, A. Siebert, M. Budolfson).
1:00–2:30pm: Lunch


Venue : Le France
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