CFP: The Positive and the Normative in Economic Thought

Submission deadline: September 1, 2020

Conference date(s):
December 16, 2020 - December 18, 2020

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Conference Venue:

Paris, France

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We welcome submissions for the international conference “The Positive and the Normative in Economic Thought”, that will be held on 16-18 December 2020 in Paris. The conference will be organized thanks to the support of Collège International de Philosophie (CIPH) and University of Nantes. The languages of the conference will be English and French. We invite you to send your anonymized 500-word proposals in English or French, accompanied by bibliographical references, to, before 01 September 2020. Each presentation should last 45 minutes (30 minutes presentation and 15 minutes discussion). From October 1st, 2020, the authors of the selected proposals will be contacted and will be asked to send the text of their presentation before December 1st, 2020.

For a more precise idea of the approach we intend to emphasize, we kindly ask you to read the attached document, which details our theoretical aims. Researchers who have already confirmed their participation are:

1. Étienne Balibar (Kingston University)

2. Antoinette Baujard (Université Jean Monnet & GATE Lyon Saint-Etienne)

3. Gilles Campagnolo (CNRS and the Aix-Marseille School of Economics) 

4. Muriel Gilardone (University of Caen) 

5. Uskali Mäki (University of Helsinki) 

6. Magdalena Malecka (University of Helsinki & IAS, Princeton)

7. Philippe Mongin (CNRS & HEC Paris)

8. Emmanuel Picavet (Université Panthéon-Sorbonne)

9. Jesús Zamora Bonilla (Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia)

We highly encourage submissions from members of underrepresented groups. For more information, please contact the organizers of the conference:

Sina Badiei (

Agnès Grivaux (

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