From: gerald_a_levy (gerald_a_levy@MSN.COM)
Date: Tue Oct 07 2003 - 18:27:20 EDT
I thought some on this list might be interested in Gary's message to PKT./ In solidarity, Jerry -----Original Message----- From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]On Behalf Of mongiovg Sent: Friday, October 03, 2003 3:56 PM To: pkt Subject: Centro Sraffa Fellowships Listmembers might be interested in the attached announcement. Gary Announcements Fellowship The Fondazione Centro Ricerche Studi e Documentazione Piero Sraffa offers a fellowship of 7500 euros to foreign scholars interested in classical political economy and in Piero Sraffa scientific contribution. The fellowship entails residence in Rome for a period of 5 months beginning 15 January 2005. The fellowship is intended for scholars who are enrolled or about to enrol in a Ph.D. program. Applications are however welcome also from more experienced scholars who already hold a Ph.D. or have equivalent research experience. In addition to the winner of the fellowship the Centro will admit other qualified students who can fund their stay from a different source. During their period of residence participants in the program will be expected to conduct readings concerning the classical economists, their interpretation, Sraffa's contribution and later developments with respect both to the critique of marginal theories and the revival of the classical approach. Short essays will be written on assigned themes and discussed with supervisors fortnightly. The scholarship will be paid in two instalments in January and April. Travel expenses will be refunded upon arrival. Candidates are asked to include with their applications, besides their mailing and e-mail addresses and telephone number: (i) a curriculum vitae; (ii) a letter of support from a scholar well acquainted with the applicant's work; (iii) a short description of the applicant's research interests and published or unpublished writings. Applications should be sent to the Fondazione Centro Ricerche Studi e Documentazione Piero Sraffa, Via Ostiense 139, 00154 Roma, Italia (tel.++39.+6-57374.037/035/003; fax. (++39)(+6)57374-254) and arrive by 31 March 2004. The Centro Sraffa will take its decisions concerning the applications by the end of April and information will be sent accordingly. Further enquiries are welcome at firstname.lastname@example.org. The Administrative Board: R. Ciccone, P. Garegnani, P. Leon __________________________ Advanced Fellowship The Fondazione Centro Studi e Documentazione Piero Sraffa offers a grant of 2,000 euros plus travel expenses to an advanced scholar interested in spending one month at the Fondazione during the academic year 2004-05, dates to be agreed upon. Candidates should be interested in research subjects concerning the classical approach to distribution and relative prices as revived and developed by Piero Sraffa and later writers. The fellow will have use of the facilities of the Fondazione and will be invited to present in one or more seminars his or her work on the above-mentioned line of research. Applications for longer periods of stay at the Centro, financed from other sources and connected with a research programme of interest to the Centro, would also be welcomed. Applications should reach the Fondazione Centro Ricerche Studi e Documentazione Piero Sraffa, Via Ostiense 139, 00154 Roma, Italia (tel.++39.+6-57374.037/035/003; fax. (++39)(+6)57374-254; e-mail: email@example.com) by 31 March 2004. Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, relevant publications, a description of their current research work and a statement of the interests prompting their application.
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