32nd PKES Annual Workshop

SOAS, University of London

10 Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London, WC1H 0XG
Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre (BGLT)
27 Jun 2023 10 a.m. – 6:15 p.m.


10:00 – 12:00 Panel 1. Chair: Christina Wolf, University of Hertfordshire

Ariane Agunsoye, Goldsmiths, University of London: Lived finance rationality: re-evaluating our understanding of financially responsible behaviour

Jennifer Churchill, University of the West of England: Questioning the panacea of global pension reform

Ruth Badru, University of Bristol: Gender effects on the path of economic development – evidence for developed, semi-industrialized, and low-income agricultural economies (with Stephanie Seguino)


12:00 – 13:00 Lunch break


13:00 – 15:30 Panel 2. Chair: Maria Nikolaidi, University of Greenwich

Jo Michell, University of the West of England: PKES Annual Report 

Geoff Tily, TUC: Vicky Chick  

Jordan Melmiès, University of Lille: Product downsizing, hidden price increase, shrinkflation: a post-Keynesian macroeconomic perspective

Esra Nur Ugurlu, University of Leeds: Political economic drivers of real exchange rate levels (with Arslan Razmi)

Giorgos Galanis, Queen Mary, University of London: A fundamentalists' profits paradox (with Joep Lustenhouwer and Giorgio Ricchiuti)


15:30 – 16:00 Coffee break


16:00 – 18:00 Panel 3 in celebration of the work of Engelbert Stockhammer

Chair: Yannis Dafermos, SOAS University of London

Joel Rabinovich, King’s College London: Making sense of corporate financialisation (with Niall Reddy)

Nina Kaltenbrunner, University of Leeds: International financial subordination in the age of asset manager capitalism (with Bruno Bonizzi)

Engelbert Stockhammer, King’s College London: Financial cycles, currency hierarchies and the state


19:00 Dinner

Organising committee

Yannis Dafermos, Maria Nikolaidi and Christina Wolf