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Plenary session on Poverty
Chairperson: Lord Stephen Green of Hurstpierpoint, former British Minister of State for Trade and Investment, and former Group Chairman of HSBC Holdings plc
Prof. Dr. Joseph Kaboski
, David F. and Erin M. Seng Foundation Professor of kabosky.pngEconomics in the Department of Economics at the University of Notre Dame, and Fellow of the Kellogg Institute


kruipProf. Dr. Gerhard Kruip, Professor of Christian Anthropology and Social Ethics at the Johannes-Gutenberg-University in Mainz, Germany


resicoProf. Dr. Marcelo F. Resico, Professor of Economics at the Catholic University of Argentina (UCA, Buenos Aires), Director of the Doctoral Program in Economics and the Research Program on Development and institutions



Plenary session 2: Church /Politics /Science

Chairperson: Prof. DDr. Martin Schlag


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Prof. Joseph F.X. Zahra, Council of Economic Affairs, Vatican State


Dr. Wolfgang Schäuble, German Minister of Finance


Prof. Dr. Roger Myerson, The Glen A. Lloyd Distinguished Service Professor in Economics at the University of Chicago, and Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences, 2007



Plenary Session 3 on Justice and Injusticemele

Chairperson: Prof. Dr. Domènec Melé, Emeritus Professor of Business Ethics, IESE Business School




Prof. Dr. Leszek Balcerowicz, Former Chairman of the National Bank of

Poland, Former PrimeMinister of Poland

Prof. Dr. Daniel Haun, Professor of Evolutionary Anthropology at the University of Leipzig, Germany

Prof. DDr. Martin Schlag, Director of the Research Center “Markets, Culture and Ethics”, and Professor of Social Moral Theology at the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross, Rome

Plenary session 4 on Equality and Inequality

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Chairperson: Andrea Schneider, Deputy Head of Staff for Policy Planning, Office of Germany’s Federal Chancellor


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Lord Brian Griffiths of Fforestfach, Member of the House of Lords, Vice-Chairman of Goldman Sachs International, London

Prof. Dr. Maria Sophia Aguirre, Professor of Economics at the Catholic University of America, Washington D.C.



Prof. Dr. Peter Schallenberg, Director of the Catholic Central Committee of Social Sciences in Mönchengladbach, Professor of Moral Theology and Ethics at the University of Paderborn, Germany