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Professor Amartya Sen presents Collective Choice and Social Welfare 2017

Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative

Wednesday, 18 January 2017 from 11:00 to 13:00 (GMT)

Professor Amartya Sen presents Collective Choice and...

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Professor Amartya Sen presents

Collective Choice and Social Welfare 2017

A thoroughly revised version of the classic 1970 text with 11 new chapters

18 January 2017, 11am-1pm

Grove Auditorium, Magdalen College

co-hosted by Oxford Poverty & Human Development Initiative (OPHI)
& the Moral Philosophy Seminar

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In this event Professor Sen will present key new chapters of the forthcoming volume Collective Choice and Social Welfare, to be published in January 2017. The emphasis will be on the conceptual aspects, such as maximality, practical reasoning, social decisions, and similar topics.

 Professor Sen will briefly present some key arguments. The first responses will be given by several panelists, after which the floor will be open for discussion.

 Amartya Sen is Lamont University Professor of Philosophy and Economics at Harvard and Nobel Laureate in Economics. He was formerly Drummond Professor of Political Economy at Oxford and Master of Trinity College Cambridge.


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Magdalen College
Grove Auditorium
High Street
OX1 4AU Oxford
United Kingdom

Wednesday, 18 January 2017 from 11:00 to 13:00 (GMT)


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