Thinking about Poverty and Equality from the Perspective of Human Rights


Monday, January 24, 2022, 12:00pm to 1:30pm


Online (registration info below)

Friends of Hrant Dink and CMES are proud to present the 2022 Speaker of the Hrant Dink Lectures in International Human Rights

Ayşe Buğra
Professor Emerita of Political Economy, Boğaziçi University

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Ayşe Buğra received her PhD in Economics from McGill University. She is currently Emeritus Professor of Political Economy at Boğaziçi University and an affiliate of the Boğaziçi University research center Social Policy Forum which she co-founded in 2004. She has taught and published in the areas of history and methodology of economics, development studies, comparative social policy, and socio-economic history of modern Turkey. She is currently working on a forthcoming book entitled Social Policy in Capitalist History: Perspectives on Poverty, Work and Society.

Ayşe Buğra is a member of the Science Academy Society, Turkey. She is also a member of the the scientific advisory board of REASOPO (Réseau européen pour l’analyse des sociétés politiques), and the Advisory Council of the International Karl Polanyi Institute at Concordia University, Montreal.

Contact: Liz Flanagan