Global Priorities Seminar

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Global Priorities Institute


Fridays, 12pm-1:30pm
Petrov Room, Suite 5, First Floor, Littlegate House, 16-17 St Ebbes’, OX1 1PT
These seminars take place every week in term time throughout the year. The seminars are open to all. Those who attend are invited to join the speaker and the convenor for lunch immediately following the end of the seminar. Meals for a limited number of attendees will be paid for on a first come first serve basis – to let us know you would like to come to lunch, email Michelle Hutchinson

Hilary Term 2018


Week 2 (Tuesday) (23 January) Caspar Hare (MIT) "The Ethics of Chaos" (Abstract)

Week 2 (26 January) Larry Temkin (Rutgers) "Universal Health Coverage: Solution or Siren? Some preliminary thoughts." (Abstract)

Week 3 (02 February) Andreas Mogensen (Oxford) and Teru Thomas (Oxford) “Literature review: Risk aversion and ambiguity aversion” (Abstract) 

Week 4 (09 February) 5pm-6:30pm Chad Jones (Stanford) "Life and Growth" 

Week 5 (16 February) Dominik Peters (Oxford) "Axioms and Mechanisms for Donor Coordination" 

Week 6 (Thursday) (22 February) 1pm-2:30pm Yew-Kwang Ng (NTU Singapore) Jointly-hosted with the Economics Department. At Manor Road Lecture Theatre, SSL. (Abstract) 

Week 6 (23 February) 10:30am-12:30pm Discussion with Yew-Kwang Ng

Week 7 (02 March) TBA

Week 8 (09 March) TBA

Convenors: Hilary Greaves and Michelle Hutchinson

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