Causality and Causal Explanation in the Sciences
Workshop with Phyllis Illari

Cologne, April 10th 2015

Richard-Strauss-Str. 2 (Bauwens building)

room 1.A13



Program

9:45 Welcome, Coffee

10:00 – 10:45 Phyllis Illari (University College London): Conceptual Causal Pluralism
10:45 – 11:15 Discussion

Coffee Break

11:30 – 12:15 Marie I. Kaiser (Universität zu Köln) and Beate Krickel (Ruhr-Universität Bochum): The Metaphysics of Constitutive Mechanistic Phenomena
12:15 – 12:45 Discussion

Lunch Break

14:30 – 15:15 Christian Loew (Universität zu Köln): Why do Effects not explain their Causes?
15:15 – 15:45 Discussion

Coffee Break

16:00 – 16:45 Tobias Henschen (Universität Konstanz): Causality and Objectivity in Macroeconomics
16:45 – 17:15 Discussion


Everybody is kindly invited to participate. If you would like to come please send a short notice to f.fischer@uni-koeln.de.