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Group IV - Crises, Public Policies, Fiscal Policy and the Euro

Conference - Social rights under adjustment? - A tale of two crises

17 de maio de 2021, pelas 14h30, via zoom

Social rights under adjustment? A tale of two crises

17th of May, 2021 14H00 - 17H30, ONLINE SESSION

Open participation with mandatory registration via email:


Moderation: Eduardo Paz Ferreira (IDEFF)
Moderation: José Castro Caldas (CoLABOR)

14h00-15h45 - The Social Cost of Austerity: Recent evidence in economics
Renato Carmo (CIES-ISCTE – IUL), Rodrigo Vieira de Assis (CIES-ISCTE – IUL)
Jorge Caleiras (CIES-ISCTE – IUL), Isabel Roque (CES)


Precarity regimes? Trajectories, subjectivities and accumulation of vulnerabilities
Walking on the Tightrope: COVID-19 impact on portuguese household income volatility
Right to social security and crisis responses by Portuguese
governments (2009-2021) Cristina Matos (Universidade do Minho)
Paulo Pedroso (CIES-ISCTE-IUL)

16h00 – 17h30 - ADJUSTMENT IN EUROPE
The role of knowledge and power in European integration: a critique of EU's response to the eurozone crisis
António Leitão (CES)
Luciano Amaral (NOVA Lisboa) e Kleoniki Alexpoulou (NOVA Lisboa)
Reforming the welfare State in Southern Europe in a time of crisis under Troika pressure: Portugal and Greece 2010-2020
Stefano Falcone (ULB)

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