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Following the Flows Transnational Approaches to Intangible Transfers

Following the Flows Transnational Approaches to Intangible Transfers

Sep 19, 2014 09:30AM to 05:00PM

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Workshop on Economic, Political and Social Remittances
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Sponsors: Ecole Normale Supérieure (Paris, France),  Center for Migration and Development (Princeton University), Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (France) and the Agence Nationale pour la Recherche (France)

This two-day workshop will propose an international overview of the most recent researches on intangible transfers, exploring the complex interplays between economic, political and  social remittances. 

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Keynote speakers: Douglas Massey (Princeton U.), Viviana Zelizer (Princeton U.), Devesh Kapur (U. Penn), Patricia Fernandez-Kelly (Princeton U.), Thomas Lacroix (CNRS/Oxford) & Peggy Levitt (Wellesley C./Harvard U.)

Participants: Gwendolyn Sasse (Oxford U., UK), Thibaut Jaulin (Sciences Po, France), Supriya Singh (RMIT, Australia), Natasha Iskander (NYU, USA), Covadonga Meseguer (LSE/CIDE, UK), Filiz Garip (Harvard U., MA), Alicia Adséra (Princeton U., NJ), Sandrine Mesplé-Somps (IRD, France), Jean-Michel Lafleur (U. de Liège, Belgium), Patricia Fernandez-Kelly (Princeton U. NJ), Erik Vickstrom (DC), Wendy Roth (UBC, Canada),  Marta Tienda (Princeton U., NJ), Lauren Duquette (UCLA, CA), Ilka Vari-Lavoisier (ENS Paris/Princeton, France/USA), Flore Gubert (IRD, France), Catia Batista (Nova University of Lisbon, Portugal) & Paul DiMaggio (Princeton U., NJ). 

Coffee, refreshments and lunch will be provided both days of the event. This event is free and open to the public.

If you have any questions about the workshop, please feel free to email Ilka Vari-Lavoisier, ilkav@princeton.edu or Mélanie Terrasse, terrasse@princeton.edu at the Center for Migration and Development. http://sociology.princeton.edu/files/events/FIFSchedule.pdf