Welcome to the Karl Polanyi Institute virtual conference.

The 15th International Karl Polanyi Conference “The Role of the State in the post-COVID 21st Century” is organized in collaboration with the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Concordia University.

Over the years, Institute’s international conferences have provided opportunities for fruitful dialogue and exchange. We hope to provide you with an engaging digital experience for conversations and debates about the challenges of the 21st century.

Organizing Committee:
- Beverley Best, Sociology and Anthropology, Concordia University
- Mathieu Charbonneau, Karl Polanyi Institute, Concordia University
- Christopher Hurl, Sociology and Anthropology, Concordia University
- Ana Gomez, Karl Polanyi Institute, Concordia University
- Marguerite Mendell, Karl Polanyi Institute and School of Community and Public
  Affairs, Concordia University
- Norma Rantisi, Geography, Planning and Environment, Concordia University
- Daniel Salée, School of Community and Public Affairs, Concordia University