Biannual IU in Buenos Aires, Argentina, May 15-18 Chief organizer Hector Sandler has recruited the ASAP, an NGO with over 300 members who all are graduates of public economy a major institution to affiliate with the International Union. Plus, other social NGOs will attend our conference.
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE BUENOS AIRES, 15 TO 18 MAY 2012 AT THE SCHOOL OF LAW (UBA)
The International Union for Land Value Taxation and Free Trade will hold its XXVIIIth International Biannual Conference, in the City of Buenos Aires, from 15 to 18 May 2012. The IU has appointed the Institute of Economic Training (Instituto de Capacitación Económica (ICE)) and the Argentine Association of Budget and Public Financial Administration (ASAP) as organizers of the meeting. Besides, it will support the International Association of Public Budget (ASIP) formed by a network of organizers similar to the ASAP, existing in different countries. The Conference will be held at the Main Hall of the School of Law, situated in Av. Pres. Figueroa Alcorta 2263, Autonomous City of Buenos Aires. This International Conference is called to review topics corresponding to the content in the title:
HOUSING, LAND AND SOCIAL INCLUSION A TAXATION SYSTEM TO ACHIEVE IT
The objective is to enrich and spread scientific knowledge about the relevant factors in the task of building up a fair and progressive economic order. The participants will propose, based on their countries’ experience, operative and realistic measures that enable to achieve social peace, individual freedom, economic growth, equitable wealth distribution, democracy, and social justice. Due to its content, the Conference will be multisectoral and transdisciplinary, as the idea is to overcome the segmentation of knowledge and to be able to program socially shared and self-sustainable solutions. For that purpose, institutions and different groups, although coincident, will be called to set a social order where the economic, political, legal and cultural aspects of life are consistent to one another.
HOW TO PARTICIPATE IN THE 2012 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE:
Individuals interested in submitting lectures at the Conference must send, before 30 December 2011, an abstract of their paper, with a maximum of 2,000 characters in A4 paper sheet size, with electronic support in Spanish, and, if possible, its translation into English. In addition, in a separate sheet, they must send their personal information to keep in contact with us. Those individuals only interested in attending the sessions of the International Conference, must send an email to the following email addresses, in order to receive the application forms and any other information needed: – ASAP: asap at asap.org.ar – ICE: ice_argentina at speedy.com.ar All the Georgists of Argentina hope that a crowd of Georgists from around the world will join them in Buenos Aires. To register for the conference, please contact Hector Sandler (hsandler at speedy.com.ar) and copy the accountant Gonzalo Lecuona (Secretary General of the ASAP) gonzalo_lecuona at me.com. Also, please send Hector the email addresses of others whom you think may like to receive an invitation. Thank you.