OPHI in Action

Self Determination Theory Conference in Belgium José Manuel Roche and Emma Samman attended the Self Determination Theory Conference held at Ghent University in Belgium, May 13-16, 2010. New research, scales and techniques on measuring relative autonomy are being considered for the development of OPHI’s survey module on Empowerment.

How Can Academics Have More Impact on Global Poverty? Sabina Alkire spoke on global poverty measurement in this panel at this event hosted by Academics Stand Against Poverty at the Global Ethics Conference on 2 July.

10th International Meeting of the Society for Social Choice and Welfare OPHI’s Sabina Alkire, James Foster, Maria Emma Santos and Suman Seth will present at this meeting which takes place at State University in Moscow, Russia on 21-24 July.

31st General Conference of the International Association for Research in Income and Wealth (IARIW) OPHI Researchers will present several papers at this conference in St. Gallen, Switzerland on 22-28 August.

New Approaches to Understanding Economic Inequalities and their Significance José Manuel Roche will be in Gothenburg, Sweden from 11 to 17 July for the International Sociological Association World Congress where he will present a paper in this panel session.