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We, the IKPS, are a committed group of citizens, researchers, professionals and activists that want to put the economy in its place. In order to ensure our independence, enable us to plan ahead and effectively achieve our objectives, your support is crucial. You can become a member of the IKPS or donate time or money (see below).

To become a member, fill out the membership application below!

Join a broad and pluralist network of people and organizations that share a common concern: To actualize the potential for a peaceful and just world.

Participate in IKPS events, both open conferences and special academies, workshops and internal seminars and attend the IKPS General Assembly.

Apply for “Polanyi-Internships” with civil society organizations, local and regional authorities or other organisations inspired by Karl Polanyi

Create local groups of IKPS in your home country; spreading knowledge to different languages, cultures and regions and therefore contribute to a political and intellectual culture .


Transfer the amount to our account or pay via PayPal.
Note: Include "membership fee *first name* *last name*" in the payment reference line.

*Supporting members do not have voting rights in the association.
By submitting this form, you agree to the storage of the personal data stated in this form by the International Karl Polanyi Society (IKPS). The IKPS will use your data exclusively for tasks related to its core activities. Alternatively, please send the signed form to: with the subject line “membership”. You can find the form here . You will receive a confirmation e-mail, once we have received your membership fee. Supporting members do not have voting rights in the association. International Karl Polanyi Society c/o Institute for Multi-Level Governance and Development Welthandelsplatz 1/D4 1020 Vienna, Austria

Account details

 Name: International Karl Polanyi Society
IBAN: AT88 2011 1839 6968 4000

Membership Options


If you don’t want to become a member of the IKPS but still agree with our goals, you can also donate time by visiting our events or donate money. Transfer any amount you wish to our account (details above) or use our PayPal-Link below.