Learnability in a parametric world
Workshop hosted by Romance Turn IX


Programme (updated)

10:00 – 11:00

Distributional Learning and the Parameter

Charles Yang (University of Pennsylvania)

11:00 – 11:20

Coffee break

11:20 – 11:50

Polarity Sensitivity of Even in Early Child Grammar

Yadav Gowda, Elise Newman, Martin Hackl, Leo Rosenstein (MIT)

11:50 – 12:20

Learnability Theory and Expressive Language

Marta Ruda (Jagiellonian University in Kraków)

12:20 – 12:50

Formalist and Functionalist Factors in Parameter-Resetting: a Creative Compromise

Keith Tse (Chinese University of Hong Kong)

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