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- Bank of Sweden Tercentenary FoundationåÕs sector committee for research on the civil society; KTH (Royal Institute of Technology); JÌ¦nkÌ¦ping International Business School
|Dates:||September 03-04, 2009|
|Description:||International Conference on Civil society, social capital and economic development|
|Subject:||Concerning civil societyåÕs relations to economic development, among others, the following general questions of issue might be raised: å¥ Conceptual and theoretical issues å¥ Which tendencies of development can be observed within the Swedish and international social economy? å¥ In what extension does the social economy live up to current policy expectations ofåÒcreating jobsåÓ and being åÒan engine in local developmentåÓ? å¥ What are the experiences of measurements of social capital hitherto? å¥ In what extension is the social capital of civil society influencing the economy? Is this influence varying between different types of places and regions? å¥ What is the role of philanthropy for economic growth? [gemÌ_ÌÙ den Informationen des Anbieters - according to site editor's information]|