Provisional Programme

Monday, 19 August 2019

14.00 – 15.00

Registration and Coffee, Haus der Wissenschaft (Sandstr. 4/5, 28195 Bremen)

15.00 – 15.15

Opening Words

15.15 – 16.45



Keynote I (Opening Lecture),  Julia Moses (University of Sheffield), "Family First? Marriage, the State and Social Politics in Modern Europe", Olbers-Saal

16.45 – 17.15

Introduction and Guidelines for the Course

17.15 – 18.00

Reception, Haus der Wissenschaft

19.00


Dinner, Restaurant Bremer Ratskeller, Am Markt 1, 28195 Bremen

 

Tuesday, 20 August 2019

9.00 – 10.15


Keynote II, Stephen Devereux (Institute of Development Studies, UK University of Sussex), "A brief history of social protection’s brief history in Africa", Olbers-Saal

10.15 – 10.30

Coffee Break, Cafeteria, Haus der Wissenschaft

10.30 – 11.30

Parallel sessions I

11.30 – 12.30

Parallel sessions II

12.30 – 13.30

Lunch, Cafeteria, Haus der Wissenschaft

13.30 – 14.45


Keynote III, Patrick Emmenegger (University of St. Gallen), "Sisters Parting Ways: The Origins of Progressive Taxation in Switzerland and the United States of America", Olbers Saal

14.45 – 15.00

Coffee Break, Cafeteria, Haus der Wissenschaft

15.00 – 16.00

Parallel sessions III

16.00 – 17.00

Parallel sessions IV

19.00

Dinner at Café Sand


Wednesday, 21 August 2019

9.00 – 10.15



Keynote IV, Reimut Zohlnhöfer (University of Heidelberg), "Paul Pierson’s 'Dismantling the Welfare State?' After 25 Year: What Have We Learned and What Should We learn?", Olbers-Saal

10.15 – 10.30

Coffee Break, Cafeteria, Haus der Wissenschaft

10.30 – 11.30

Parallel sessions V

11.30 – 12.30

Parallel sessions VI

12.30 – 13.30

Lunch, Cafeteria, Haus der Wissenschaft

15.15 - 16.45

Boat Trip (Martini Anleger)

17.00 – 18.30

Get-together at the Bremer Schlachte

19.00 –
Open End

NordWel Summer School Conference Dinner, Alexander von Humboldt

 

Thursday, 22 August 2019


9.00 – 10.15




Keynote V, Asa Lundqvist (University of Lund), "Persuasion Politics: Opinion-Shaping Activities In Labour Market and Family Policies", Olbers-Saal

10.15 – 10.30

Coffee Break, Cafeteria, Haus der Wissenschaft

10.30 – 11.30

Parallel sessions VII

11.30 – 12.30

Parallel sessions VIII

12.30 – 13.30

Lunch, Cafeteria, Haus der Wissenschaft

13.30 – 15.00



Keynote VI, Carina Schmitt (University of Bremen), "Colonialism and Social Protection in the Global South: An actor centric approach" , Olbers-Saal

15.00 – 15.15

Coffee Break, Cafeteria, Haus der Wissenschaft

15.15 – 16.15

Parallel sessions IX

16.15 – 17.15

Parallel sessions X (optional )

19.00

Dinner at Schüttinger

 

Friday, 23 August 2019

9.00 – 10.15


Keynote VII, Daniel Béland (McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada), "Creating Progressive Social Policies: Political Lessons from North America", Olbers-Saal

10.15 – 10.30

Coffee Break, Cafeteria, Haus der Wissenschaft

10.30 – 11.30

Parallel sessions XI

11.30 – 12.00

Certificate of Completion and Goodbye

12.00

Lunch