POLITICAL ECONOMY WORKSHOP: SPRING 2015
DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS
UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS AMHERST

 

DATE/DATE   SPEAKER(S)   TITLE
         
Tuesday
February 24
  Nancy Folbre
(Emeritus, UMass Amherst
  Care, Climate, Capitalism and Crisis
         
Tuesday
March 3*
  Cem Oyvat
(University of Greenwich, UK)
 

Land Inequality, Conflict and Education: The Case of Southeastern Turkey

         
Wednesday
March 25**
 

Ellen Mutari
(Richard Stockton College of New Jersey)

 

Gender isn't Only for Studying Women: Feminist Political Economy Methodologies

         
Tuesday
March 31
 

Chiara Piovani
(University of Denver)

 

To What Extent is China becoming a "Green Economy"? Exploring China's Ecological Contradictions

         
Tuesday
April 7
 

Mehrene Larudee
(Visiting Scholar, UMass Amherst)

 

Growth and Employment Dynamics in the Palestinian Economy: Recent Experience and Future Prospects

         
Tuesday
April 14
 

Charalampos Konstantinidis (UMass Boston)

 

SYRIZA and the Political Economy of Eurozone/Greek Crisis

         

Tuesday
April 21

 

Debarshi Das
(Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, India)

 

Technology, Distribution and the Rate of Profit in India's Organized Manufacturing Sector

         

Tuesday
April 28*

 

Yahya Mete Madra
Boğazici University)

 

Neoliberal Reason and the Discipline of Economics: A Differential Impact Analysis

         

 

9th Floor Conference Room
Thompson Hall
UMass Amherst

All sessions begin at 4:00 PM
 

When and if available papers will be posted on courses.umass.edu/econ804


The Political Economy Workshop is being organized in Spring 2015 by Deepankar Basu, 1012 Thompson Hall. For more details contact him at 5-6359 or dbasu@econs.umass.edu)

* Organized jointly with the History & Development Workshop
** Brownbag Lunch from 12pm in 919 Thompson