31st PKES Annual Workshop

SOAS, University of London

Room Khalili Lecture Theatre (KLT), Main Building, 10 Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London, WC1H 0XG
9 Jun 2022 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.


10:00 – 12:00 Panel 1 

Karsten Köhler, University of Leeds: Flexible exchange rates in emerging markets: shock absorbers or drivers of endogenous cycles? with Engelbert Stockhammer 

Adam Aboobaker, University of the West of England: Hierarchical consumption preferences, redistribution and structural transformation 

Thereza Balliester Reis, SOAS University of London: Is financialisation of everyday life different in developing and emerging economies? A mixed-method study of financial inclusion in Brazil

13:00 – 15:15 Panel 2

Cecilia Rikap, City University of London: Corporate planning in the age of intellectual monopoly capitalism with Cédric Durand and Hannah Bansussan

Amir Lebdioui, SOAS University of London: The green renaissance of industrial policy: new wave of state interventions in the age of climate change 

Dirk Bezemer, University of Groningen: The financial nature of capitalism: application to the Dutch housing market 

15:45 – 18:00 Panel 3

Stephanie Blankenburg, UNCTAD: Remembering Geoff Harcourt - carrying on the flame

Surbhi Kesar, SOAS University of London and Ingrid H. Kvangraven, King’s College London: Standing in the way of rigour: Economics’ meeting with the decolonizing agenda

Jan Toporowski, SOAS University of London: Industrial feudalism and wealth inequalities with Hanna K. Szymborska 

Gary Dymski, University of Leeds and Tanita J. Lewis, SOAS University of London: Seeing Covid-19 through a subprime crisis lens: how structural and institutional racism shape 21st-century crises in the U.K. and the U.S with Frank Curry and Hanna K. Szymborska

Organising committee

Yannis Dafermos, Maria Nikolaidi, Christina Wolf