Princeton-Central European University Conference [Virtual]

Fri, May 1, 2020, 9:00 am to Sat, May 2, 2020, 5:00 pm
Open To Princeton students, fellows & faculty

CEU/PU Workshop:

May 1-2, 2020 (Eastern Standard Time)

Friday, May 1

8.30 am   Introductory remarks: Melissa Lane, Jan-Werner Mueller

8.45         Zoltan Miklosi: “The political morality and political ethics of electoral

                 Chair:  Melissa Lane.  Commentator: Kim Lane Scheppele

9.45         Break 

10.00       Theophile Deslauriers: “James Fitzjames Stephen and Henry Maine on
                 Empire and Democracy”

                 Chair:  Greg Conti.  Commentator: Balazs Trencsenyi

11.00       Elettra Repetto, “Under what Conditions do Social Movements Count as
                 good and valid Alternatives
 to the Institutional Way of Participation?”

                 Chair: Jan-Werner Mueller.  Commentator: Johan Trovik

Saturday, May 2

9.15 am   Zsolt Kapelner, “Service and the Value of Democracy"

                 Chair: Renata Uitz.  Commentator: Annie Stilz

10.15       Ben Hofmann, “Making Room for Others: A Theory of Spatial Rights”

                 Chair: Melissa Lane.  Commentator: Zoltan Miklosi

11.15       Break

11.30       Johan Trovik, “The broken promises of work and democratic decay”

                  Chair:  Kim Lane Scheppele. Commentator: Zsolt Kapelner

Please register with Kim Girman at to receive access to the papers.