Monday, June 24

 9:30 to 11:30                Stefan Sciaraffa (McMaster University, Philosophy)

Summer School Introductions

“Solidaristic Institutional Design” and Q&A

11:30 to 1:30 . Lunch

1:30 to 3:30                  Mark Blyth (Brown University, Political Science)

“A Brief History of How We Got Here and Why” and Q&A

3:30 to 4:00 . Break

4:00 to 5:30                  Bill Edmundson (Georgia State University, School of Law)

“Formal Political Equality As Mere Ideology” and Q&A

6:30                             Summer School Reception

Tuesday, June 25

10:00 to 11:30            Alan Thomas (University of York, Philosophy)

“Property Owning Democracy and the Role of the State: Big State, Small State, Smart State Or....?”and Q&A. 

Break for two-hour lunch.

1:30 to 3:30                 Bill Edmundson (Georgia State University, School of Law)

“Why Fetishize the Means of Production?”and Q&A

4:00 to 5:30                 Mark Blyth (Brown University, Political Science)

“Can We Really Do It for Everyone?”and Q&A

Wednesday, June 26

10:00 to 11:30              Stephanie Mudge (University of California at Davis, Sociology)

The technocratization of leftist politics and Q&A

 Break for two-hour lunch.

1:30 to 3:00                 Robert Hockett (Cornell University, School of Law)

The prospect of implementing solidaristic Institutions and policies and       Q&A

7:00 to 8:00                 Public Talk     

Mark Blyth, Global Trump“Global Trumpism and the Future of the Global Political Economy”

                                    Wilson Concert Hall, McMaster University 

Followed by a reception and then on Thursday, June 27 graduate student presentations.

Thursday, June 27

10:00 to 1:00 Graduate Student Presentation of Research Questions
with Faculty Feedback