Justice and Future Population Size

3 May 2018

Convenors: Göran Duus-Otterström and Clare Heyward

Institute for Future Studies (IFFS), Stockholm. 25-26th June 2018 

 Programme

 Monday, 25th June. 

 9:00-9:15
Welcome and introductions, Göran Duus-Otterström & Clare Heyward
 
 9:15 - 10:20
“The Ethics of Discussing Population Ethics”, Dominic Roser, University of Freibourg
 
 10:25 - 11:30
“What Should We be Talking About When We Talk About Population”, Elizabeth Cripps, University of Edinburgh
 
11:30 - 12:30                            
“There is No Optimal Population Size”, Elizabeth Finneron-Burns, University of Warwick/IFFS
 
12:30 - 13:45
Lunch, Pong. Drottninggatan 71.
 
13:45 - 14:45
“Population, Temporal Separability and Discounting”, John Broome, University of Oxford
 
14:50 - 15:55
“Intergenerational Egalitarianism, Population Size, and Population Policy” Simon Caney, University of Warwick (via Skype) 
 
15:55 - 16:10
Break 
 
16:10 - 17:10
“Climate Change and Population Policy”, Jörg Chet Tremmel, University of Tübingen 
 
17:10
Finish
 
19:00
Workshop dinner, Miss Clara. Sveavägen 48.

Tuesday, 26 June.

9:00 – 10:05
“Accountability for procreative choices: Between procreative freedom and responsibility for environmental harm", Sabine Hohl, University of Bern
 
10:10 – 11:15
“Intergenerational Duties and Population Polices”, Chris Bennett, University of Warwick
 
11:15 - 11:30
Break 
 
11:30 - 12:30
“Egalitarianism and Future (Optimum) Population Size”, Julia Mosquera, IFFS


12:30 - 13:30
Lunch, Urban Deli. Sveavägen 44.
  
13:30 - 14:35
“Probabilistic future people, population prospects, and prioritarianism”, Dean Spears, University of Texas at Austin
 
14:40 – 15:45
“If We Cannot Include Them All”, Andreas Bengtson, University of Aarhus
 
15:45 – 16:00
Break 
 
16:00 - 17:00
“Rawls and the Present Time of Entry Assumption”, Clare Heyward, IASS/University of Graz/IFFS
 
17:00
Finish and departure