The UCL Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose (IIPP) is organising a major event to discuss a recent legislative proposal from the Italian Senate regarding how to regulate the digital economy. The event – organised within the ISIGrowth project activities – will be held at the UK Parliament on March 1st, 2018.
A major international seminar jointly promoted by the ISIGrowth project and the Graduate Program in Economic Development (PPGDE) will be held at the University of Parana in Brazil from November 7th to 10th, 2017
The research has been included in the ETUI publication “Myths of employment deregulation: how it neither creates jobs nor reduces labour market segmentation” and has been presented in Brussels June, 27th, 2017
The study “The dynamics of profits and wages: technology, off-shoring and demand” written by Francesco Bogliacino, Valeria Cirillo and Dario Guarascio relying on the support of the ISIGrowth research project will be presented the 11th of November at the Latin-American conference on “Functional income distribution: trends and recent debates” taking place in Buenos Aires at the local division of the Economic Commission for Latin America
On the 30th anniversary of the death of Nicholas Kaldor, the Corvinus University of Budapest organises a major conference on his legacy, with the title “Economic growth and social equity”, to be held on 30 September 2016 in Budapest.
ISIGrowth Annual Conference, Brussels, 1-2 June 2016
The Great Recession has hit European economies hard, triggering sovereign debt crises and threatening the very survival of the Euro area. The main policy response adopted by European governments has been fiscal austerity, incarnated in the Fiscal Compact. However, fiscal- consolidation policies do not appear to have been […]
As part of the project activities, ISIGrowth organises a workshop on the effects of labour market flexibilization in Italy, a year after the Jobs Act. The workshop – which will take place in Pisa, Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies, on the 20th of April 2016 – will be an opportunity to promote a scientifically-based discussion […]
On the 25th and 26th of February, the first Empirics Meeting of the ISIGrowth project has took place in Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna with participants from all ISIGrowth units. Researchers from Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies, Sussex University, Sciences Po, Bielefeld University, ECLAC and University of Ljubljana have presented and discussed the main project topics during […]
According to the London Futures Deloitte report, 35 per cent of the current workforce in the UK is at risk of being made redundant over the next two decades as a result of the introduction of digital robots that will replace their work. For those that manage to remain employed, it is difficult to predict […]
As part of ISIGrowth activities, the Research Institute for Development, Growth and Economics (RIDGE) has organised in Buenos Aires on 17-18 December 2015, a workshop on macroeconomic crises. Speakers included ISIGrowth researchers who presented the paper by Giovanni Dosi, Mauro Napoletano, Andrea Roventini, Joseph E. Stiglitz and Tania Treibich “Expectation formation, fiscal policies and macroeconomic […]
As part of ISIGrowth activities, the University of Bielefeld and other partners organise in Paris on 8 January 2016 a workshop on agent-based modelling. Speakers include ISIGrowth researchers Herbert Dawid and Antoine Mandel on “Socially influenced wage expectations and inequality”, Mauro Napoletano on “High-frequency trading and the emergence of flash crashes”, Sander van der Hoog […]
On the 19th of November 2016, Giovanni Dosi and Andrea Roventini presented ISIGrowth project at the European Commission, during the conference “Changing Europe”. European growth is anemic, European investment in innovation is stagnating, inequality is increasing and financialisation is more and more pervasive. Providing a comprehensive diagnostics of the relationships between innovation, employment dynamics and […]
The 27th annual conference of the European Association for Evolutionary Political Economy (EAEPE) took place in Genoa, Italy, on September 16-19, 2015. Andrea Roventini, associate professor of economics at the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna and one of ISIgrowth main researchers, joined a roundtable where the ISIgrowth project was discussed, focusing on themes ranging from the financing […]