Care and Care Work: The COVID-19 Pandemic, the Limits of the Market and the Question of Social Responsibility

Track:
Plenary
When:
12:45 PM, Saturday 24 Apr 2021 (1 hour 15 minutes)
Breaks:
Break   02:00 PM to 02:15 PM (15 minutes)
Where:
  Virtual session
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Speakers:

  • Michael Fine, Macquarie University, Australia. When Care Homes Failed. Polanyian Perspectives on COVID-19 and the Marketisation of Care.

  • Brigitte Aulenbacher, Johannes Kepler Universität, Austria and International Karl Polanyi Society, Austria. COVID-19 and Care: the Limits of the “Market Society” and the “Machine Age“ as Turning-Point to New Care Responsibilities?

  • Joan C. Tronto, University of Minnesota, USA. Rethinking Polanyi on Responsibility: Taking Care into Account.

  • Chair: Andreas Novy, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria and International Karl Polanyi Society, Austria.
Moderator
Vienna University of Economics and Business
Director, International Karl Polanyi Society, and Professor, Institute for Multi-Level Governance and Development
Speaker
University of Minnesota
Professor Emerita Political Science
Speaker
Johannes Kepler University Linz and International Karl Polanyi Society, Austria
Speaker
Macquarie University