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KOM = kunskap, organisation, makt

Research node KOM (Kunskap Organisation Makt) soon hosts an international 1-day conference on money. Researchers from philosophy, legal theory, economics and history will here get together to share results and insights regarding this all-important and increasingly mysterious social phenomenon.
Event: MONEY MATTERS - Thinking About Money in Times of Change
Date: June 8
Venue: University buildning, Room VIII
Home page: http://www.filosofi.uu.se/money-matters
If you are interested, please do not hesitate to join us! Also, if you have a colleague you believe might be interested, do pass on the information!
Seating is limited, however, so please contact tomas.ekenberg@filosofi.uu.se on June 1 the latest to ensure a seat and some coffee and a cookie!

09:15 Welcome!
09:30–10:30 Eyja Brynjarsdóttir (Reykjavik): “Is Money Real?”
10:30–11:30 Tomas Ekenberg (Uppsala): “Is Money Evil?”
11:30–12:30 Marco Goldoni (Glasgow): “The Legal Theory of Money between Conventionalism and Institutionalism”

Lunch break

13:30–14:30 Clément Fontan (Gothenburg): “Making Sense of Central Bank Digital Currencies”
14:30-15:30 Lars Lindblom (Umeå): ”Bitcoins Left and Right”


16:00–17:00 Gabriel Söderberg (Uppsala): “State Money vs. Private Money: Does it Matter?”
17:00–18:00 Patrik Winton (Uppsala): “Money and political regimes in Sweden, 1700-1850”