Monday, February 16, 2009

2nd Formal Epistemology Festival

Second Formal Epistemology Festival:
Causal Decision Theory and Scoring Rules


University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
May 29-31, 2009

This is the second of three small, thematically focused events in formal epistemology, organized by Franz Huber (Konstanz), Eric Swanson (Michigan),and Jonathan Weisberg (Toronto).

This year's festivities coincide with the 10th anniversary of the publication of James Joyce's The Foundations of Causal Decision Theory.

Confirmed participants include John Collins, Branden Fitelson, Allan Gibbard>, Chris Hitchcock, James Joyce, Sarah Moss, and the organizers.

We welcome submissions of papers on topics related to causal decision theory, scoring rules, or both. Please send a pdf prepared for blind reviewing to:

ericsw@umich.edu

Some funding for travel expenses may become available. Click here (PDF) for a printable call for papers. For more information, see:

http://www-personal.umich.edu/~ericsw/2fef

Deadline for submissions: March 22, 2009.
Notification of acceptances: April 5, 2009.
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