Day 2: Saturday, 15 September

Subject to change. Page last modified on 15 February 2013. Links to abstracts are labelled with a 3 digit number like [012], links zu complete papers with PDF.

 

10:00 - 11:30

 

WS 19: Basic Income and Democracy - the European Citizens’ Initiative

Saturday, 15 September, 10:00 to 11:30, Festsaal

  • Sepp Kusstatscher, BIN Italia, Villanders, Italy [054] [055]
  • Gerald Häfner, MEP, Munich, Germany [054] [055]
  • Klaus Sambor, Dipl.-Ing., Attac Austria, basic income group, Vienna, Austria [054] [055]

Chair: Ronald Blaschke, Dipl.-Phil., Dipl.-Päd., board member of Netzwerk Grundeinkommen, Dresden, Germany

 

PA 59: The Politics of BIG

Saturday, 15 September, 10:00 to 11:30, Ratssaal

  • Sascha Liebermann, Dr. phil, Assistant Professor at Ruhr-University Bochum, guest researcher at ETH Zurich, founding and still active member of "Freiheit statt Vollbeschäftigung" (Freedom, not Full Employment); Witten, Germany [033] PDF
  • James Mulvale, Dr., BIEN Executive Committee; University of Regina, Regina (Saskatchewan), Canada [033] PDF
  • Malcolm Torry, Dr., Director of the Citizen’s Income Trust, Visiting Senior Fellow in the Social Policy Department at the London School of Economics, London, United Kingdom [033] PDF PPT
  • Hamid Tabatabai, Dr., Echenevex, France [033]

Chair: Sascha Liebermann
Convener: Richard Caputo, PhD, Professor at Wurzweiler School of Social Work, Yeshiva University, New York, NY, USA [033]

 

WS 21: Ways to Basic Income

Saturday, 15 September, 10:00 to 11:30, Nordfoyer

  • Philippe Van Parijs, PhDs in social sciences und philosophy, professor, Chaire Hoover d'éthique économique et sociale, Université catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium [294]
  • Götz Werner, entrepreneur, founder of the "Unternimm die Zukunft" ("venture the future") initiative, Karlsruhe, Germany [294]
  • Wolfgang Strengmann-Kuhn, Dr. rer. pol., MP, Frankfurt/M., Germany [294]

 

WS 22: Modelling Basic Income in Finland and France

Saturday, 15 September, 10:00 to 11:30, Raum 232

  • Marc de Basquiat, PhD in economics, Versailles, France [021] PDF
  • Jouko Kajanoja, PhD in political sciences, professor, Helsinki University, Helsinki, Finland [108] PDF

 

WS 24: Basic Income and Monetary Systems

Saturday, 15 September, 10:00 to 11:30, Raum 140

  • Erik Christensen, Aalborg, Denmark [169] PDF
  • Tomohiro Inoue, PhD, professor, School of Political Science and Economics, Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan [170] PDF
  • Leonardo Basso, São Paulo, SP, Brazil [107] PDF

 

WS 40: Economy, Labour Market and Basic Income

Saturday, 15 September, 10:00 to 11:30, Raum 141

  • Herbert Wilkens, Dr., editorial staff of grundeinkommen.de, Berlin, Germany [293] PDF
  • Vivan Storlund, Dr., Esbo, Finland [150] PDF
  • Ralf Welter, Aachen, Germany [284]

 

WS 26: Economic and Political Aspects of the Incremental Implementation of Basic Income in Brazil

Saturday, 15 September, 10:00 to 11:30, Raum 142

  • Marina Nobrega, PhD, setor UNESP, Parque Tecnológico de São José dos Campos, S.J. Campos, SP, Brazil [187] PDF
  • Márcia Albuquerque, Toledo, PR, Brazil [205] PDF

 

WS 39: A New Social Contract: Ecology, Food Security and Basic Income

Saturday, 15 September, 10:00 to 11:30, Raum 134

  • André Presse, Dr. rer. pol., Institute for Entrepreneurship, Technologie Management and Innovation (EnTechnon), Karlsruhe, Germany [034]
  • Harald Orthaber, Dr.-Ing., Initiative Zivilgesellschaft, Vienna, Austria [191]
  • Ludwig Micheler, Fronhausen, HE, Germany [299]

 

WS 20: Political and Social Relevance of Basic Income - Reflections from the SADC Region

Saturday, 15 September, 10:00 to 11:30, Raum 139

  • Simone Knapp, coordinator, KASA Kirchliche Arbeitsstelle Südliches Afrika (ecclesiastic office for Southern Africa), Heidelberg, Germany [088]
  • Boniface Mabanza, Dr., coordinator, KASA Kirchliche Arbeitsstelle Südliches Afrika, Heidelberg, Germany [088]

 


 

12:00 - 13:30

 

PL 28: Introducing a Basic Income in India - Context and Necessary Steps

Saturday, 15 September, 12:00 to 13:30, Festsaal

  • Renana Jabhvala, MA in economics, chair of the All India Federation of Self-Employed Women's Association (SEWA Bharat), Ahmedabad, India
  • Guy Standing, PhD in economics; Honorary Co-President of BIEN; professor of Economic Security, University of Bath, Bath, United Kingdom
  • Shikha Joshi, India

Chair: Dorothee Schulte-Basta, M.A., BIEN Executive Committee, board member of Netzwerk Grundeinkommen, Berlin, Germany

 

PL 29: Basic Income and Degrowth

Saturday, 15 September, 12:00 to 13:30, Ratssaal

  • Baptiste Mylondo, philosopher and political scientist, France PDF
  • Jan Otto Andersson, PhD, Dozent, Abo Akademi University, Turku/Abo, Finland [237] PDF

Chair: Reimund Acker, Dipl.-Math., board member of Netzwerk Grundeinkommen, Puchheim, Germany

 

PL 30: Basic Income: a Republican Perspective

Saturday, 15 September, 12:00 to 13:30, Nordfoyer

  • Min Geum, founder and council chair of the Basic Income Korean Network, South Korea
  • David Casassas, BIEN Executive Committee; PhD in sociology, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain [115] PDF

Chair: Ronald Blaschke, Dipl.-Phil., Dipl.-Päd., board member of Netzwerk Grundeinkommen, Dresden, Germany

 


 

14:30 - 16:00

 

WS 23: Birnbaum Reconsiders Basic Income: Social Justice, Liberalism, and the Demands of Equality

Saturday, 15 September, 14:30 to 16:00, Festsaal

  • David Casassas, PhD in sociology, BIEN Executive Committee, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain [198]
  • Claus Offe, Dr. rer. pol., Honorary Co-President of BIEN; professor of political sociology, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin, Germany [198]
  • Carole Pateman, PhD, professor, Department of Political Science, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA [198]
  • Simon Birnbaum, PhD, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden [198]

 

WS 32: The Welfare State, Right to Income and Basic Income I

Saturday, 15 September, 14:30 to 16:00, Ratssaal

  • Michael Opielka, Dr. habil., Dipl.-Päd., professor for social policy, department for welfare, University of Applied Sciences Jena, Jena, Germany [110]
  • Wolfgang Müller, Lund, Sweden [151] PDF
  • Johanna Perkiö, PhD-Student, School of Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Tampere, Helsinki, Finland [162] PDF

 

WS 33: Two Basic Income Citizens’ Initiatives (Austria, Switzerland)

Saturday, 15 September, 14:30 to 16:00, Nordfoyer

  • Albert Jörimann, president of BIEN Switzerland, Zurich, Switzerland
  • Klaus Sambor, Dipl.-Ing., Attac Austria, basic income group, Vienna, Austria [056]
  • Gerald Häfner, MEP, Munich, Germany

 

WS 34: Justice and Basic Income

Saturday, 15 September, 14:30 to 16:00, Raum 232

  • Ingmar Kumpmann, Dr., Halle Institute for Economic Research (IWH), Berlin, Germany [167]
  • Reima Launonen, M.Soc.Sci, Department of Political and Economic Studies, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland [113] PDF
  • No-Wan Kwack, Dr., professor at the Institute for Urban Humanities, University of Seoul, Seoul, South Korea [177]

 

WS 36: Participation and Basic Income

Saturday, 15 September, 14:30 to 16:00, Raum 140

  • Jonas Leppänen, Department of Politics and Economics, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland [109] PDF
  • Roisin Mulligan, Dublin, Ireland [197] PDF

 

WS 37: Natural Resources, Ecology and Basic Income

Saturday, 15 September, 14:30 to 16:00, Raum 141

  • Alfredo LdeRomaña, Montreal, QC, Canada [262]
  • Michael Howard, Dr., Philosophy Department, University of Maine, Orono, ME, USA [195] PDF
  • Nam Hoon Kang, Dr., professor, Department of Economics, Hanshin University, Seoul, South Korea [171] PDF
  • Karl Widerquist, PhD, BIEN Executive Committee, professor, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service, Doha, Qatar [233]

 

WS 38: Financing a Basic Income: Consumption or Capital Taxation?

Saturday, 15 September, 14:30 to 16:00, Raum 142

  • Otto Lüdemann, Dr., professor, Department of Social Work, Hamburg University of Applied Sciences (HAW Hamburg), Hamburg, Germany [129]
  • Markus Jensch, Berlin, Germany [124]
  • Stefan Schneider, Dr., Berlin, Germany [286]

 

WS 27: Steps towards a Basic Income - Life Cycle and Group-specific Models

Saturday, 15 September, 14:30 to 16:00, Raum 134

  • Katharina Messinger, Germany [296]
  • Wolfgang Strengmann-Kuhn, Dr. rer. pol., MP, Frankfurt/M., Germany [175]

 

WS 35: Justice and Basic Income - Various Perspectives

Saturday, 15 September, 14:30 to 16:00, Raum 139

  • Johannes Hanel, Germany
  • Ralph Boes, Berlin, Germany [244]

 


 

16:30 - 18:00

 

WS 31: Unconditional Basic Income and Freedom

Saturday, 15 September, 16:30 to 18:00, Festsaal

  • Robert Ulmer, editorial staff of grundeinkommen.de, Berlin, Germany [201]
  • Karl Widerquist, PhD, professor, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service, Doha, Qatar [232]
  • Karl Reitter, Dr., private lecturer, Vienna, Austria [258]

 

WS 41: The Welfare State, Right to Income and Basic Income II

Saturday, 15 September, 16:30 to 18:00, Ratssaal

  • Carolina Justo, Dr., Campinas, SP, Brazil [130]
  • Urban Boljka, Dr, Ljubljana, Slovenia [041]
  • Ernst Kelly, Dr., Calgary, AB, Canada [291] PDF

 

WS 42: Human Rights and Basic Income

Saturday, 15 September, 16:30 to 18:00, Nordfoyer

  • Myron Frankman, Dr., Senior Research Fellow, Centre for International Sustainable Law, Outremont, QC, Canada [207] PDF
  • Valerie Timm, MA Philosophy, PhD student, University Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany [164] PDF

 

WS 43: Approaches to Evaluate Basic Income

Saturday, 15 September, 16:30 to 18:00, Raum 232

  • Marcus Vinicius Brancaglione, coordinator, ReCivitas, São Paulo, SP, Brazil [118]
  • Wolfgang Eichhorn, Karlsruhe, Germany [155]

 

WS 45: History, Society and Basic Income

Saturday, 15 September, 16:30 to 18:00, Raum 140

  • Jürgen Greiner, Massenhausen, BY, Germany [211] PDF
  • Harry F. Dahms, Dr., Department of Sociology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA [209]
  • Kushanava Choudhury, Dr., Senior Fellow, Center for Programs in Contemporary Writing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA [219]

 

WS 46: Conceptualising an Emancipatory Basic Income

Saturday, 15 September, 16:30 to 18:00, Raum 141

  • Stefan Wolf, spokesperson of BAG Grundeinkommen (national working group for basic income), Partei DIE LINKE (The Left party), Nürnberg, Germany [166]
  • Brit Immerthal, Attac AG Genug für Alle, Bodenheim, Germany [297]

 

WS 47: Labour Market, Self-organisation and Basic Income

Saturday, 15 September, 16:30 to 18:00, Raum 142

  • Volker Stöckel, Initiative Grundeinkommen Osnabrück e.V., Osnabrück, Germany [006]
  • Mark Schopf, University of Paderborn, Paderborn, Germany [125] PDF

 

WS 48: Common Goods, Infrastructures and Basic Income

Saturday, 15 September, 16:30 to 18:00, Raum 134

  • Werner Rätz, Attac Germany, AG "Genug for Alle", Bonn, Germany [061]
  • Louise Haagh, Dr., University of York, York, United Kingdom [114]
  • Hiroya Hirano, Dr., Mejiro University, Tokyo, Japan [222] PDF

 

WS 44: A Sustainable Economy through Basic Income

Saturday, 15 September, 16:30 to 18:00, Raum 139

  • John Pozzi, Hallandale, FL, USA [029]
  • Percy Andrew, Scotts Valley, CA, USA [257]
  • Leon Segers, Dr. in economics, Maastricht, Netherlands [127] PDF