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Rethinking Economics Festival 2019

Location CREA Amsterdam Nieuwe Achtergracht 170, 1018 WV Amsterdam, Netherlands

This spring, Rethinking Economics NL comes back with its biggest annual event, the Rethinking Economics Festival! In pursuit of shedding light on economic realities around the world, and fostering an environment of fruitful debates, we’re bringing you interesting talks that reflect the diversity of economic contexts!

We’ll give the floor to speakers with insights and experiences in various regions; exploring alternative ideas from leaving fossil fuels underground in the Ecuadorian Amazon, to understanding Tibetan trade routes and transportation.

Not only that, but there will also be unique talks hosted by Our New Economy (ONE), an organization whose mission is to stimulate new economic thinking in education, research and practice!

Last but not least, we will have interactive workshops, an organization’s market, documentary screenings, and a curated art exhibition!

Also, stick around until the end for a comedy show, a rap battle, live music, good food, and great company!

Check the preliminary schedule in the discussion for an overview of the event.

Registration is FREE FOR STUDENTS. Student sign up form here: https://forms.gle/Vrox4Uz7ZqJzV5Ac9

For NON-STUDENTS tickets are 5 euros (link to pay above). Non-student sign up form here: https://forms.gle/ktovmALCmtjeDMMq7

Keep an eye out for more details soon! Hope to see you all there 🙂

10:00 Walk in
10:30 Introduction by Rethinking Economics
10:45 Opening Keynote by Irene Van Staveren (vice-chair of RE:NL)
12:00 Sessions Begin
13:45 Break
14:45 Sessions Continue
16:45 Closing Student Panel
18:00 Live Performances
20:00 Open Mic Night by CREA
21.30 See you soon!

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