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Fellowship at NIAS

I am very pleased to announce that I have been awarded an Instituut Gak Fellowship at the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences. 189 more words

Nederland Pensioenland

CFP: Special Issue on the financialization of home in the Global South

I am happy to announce that I will co-edit a special issue for the journal Housing Policy Debate on the financialization of home in the Global South. 444 more words

Urban Geography

The Next Recession

It is unusual for a bull market to last much longer than ten years. Increasing instability would suggest that this one is nearing its end. This has some important implication for the coming decade. 307 more words


Stock Market Fetish

I’m of the opinion that we pay way too much attention to the stock market.  While news hosts and twitterers obsess over its fluctuation, it isn’t the end all, be all sign of our economic health,  although there’s an upside to having us think so. 501 more words

Unanswered Questions on Financialisation in Developing Economies

The discussions of the processes behind the growing importance of finance, financial transactions and financial motives, as well as the sustainability of the financial systems, have been located in the critical political economy debate of financialisation and neoliberalism ( 2,319 more words


Navigating finance and the imagination in the City of London - a walking assembly (April 14)

Navigating Finance and the Imagination:

Walking with Castoriadis in the City of London

A collaborative, exploratory, theoretical walking tour

London – April 14, 2018 

Overview… 5,151 more words


New Publication: Public Banks in the Age of Financialization - A Comparative Perspective

This book asks the important question of whether public banks are a better alternative to profit-seeking private banks. Do public banks provide finance for development? Do they serve as stability anchors in financial markets? 62 more words