Lecture series in Post-Keynesian, institutionalist, feminist and Marxian political economy Greenwich Political Economy Research Centre

 

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Lecture Series in Selected Topics in Post-Keynesian, institutionalist, feminist and Marxian political economy

2018 Session

The Greenwich Political Economy Research Centre- GPERC (University of Greenwich) and FEPS (Foundation for European Progressive Studies) are jointly organizing a series of lectures in advanced macroeconomics based on a political economy approach combining institutionalist, feminist, Keynesian and Marxist traditions. 

The lecture series builds on the research expertise of staff in political economy; we also host Dr Ernst Stetter from FEPS. The lectures are free and do not require pre-registration. 

All lectures are chaired and discussions are led by Professor Ozlem Onaran (FEPS Scientific Council member and Director of GPERC)

This joint activity received financial support from the European Parliament.

 

Programme

15 March: University of Greenwich - Theories of Growth

14:00-15:45 room QA075. Dr Alberto Botta, University of Greenwich: A post-Keynesian perspective on capital mobility, exchange rate dynamics and Balance of Payments crises in developing countries. Lecture notes here.

16:00-18:00. room QA075. Professor Ozlem Onaran, University of Greenwich: Post-Keynesian/Kaleckian demand-led growth models: the effect of income distribution and gender inequality on growth. Lecture notes here.

17 May: University of Greenwich - Marxism

10:00 – 12:00 room QM268. Dr Jeff Powell, University of Greenwich:  Towards a Marxist theory of financialised capitalism

12:30-14:30 room QA010.Dr Tomas Rotta, University of Greenwich: The Commodification of Knowledge and Information

 

24 May: University of Greenwich - Development Economics

10:00-11:45 room QA010. Professor Mehmet Ugur: University of Greenwich: Institutionalist/Schumpeterian growth theories

12:00-13:45  room QA010. Dr Cem Oyvat, University of Greenwich: Political Economy of Conflict

29 May: University of Greenwich - Stock-Flow consistency modelling

10:00 - 11:45 room QA038. Dr Maria Nikolaidi, University of Greenwich: Post-Keynesian stock-flow consistent modelling: theory and methodology.

12:00 - 13:45 IT Lab QA274. Dr Yannis Dafermos, University of West of England: Building a stock-flow consistent model in practice (lab session using R).

Date & room tbc University of Greenwich - European Policy

Dr Ernst Stetter, Foundation for European Progressive Studies (FEPS): Challenges of a common currency in crisis times: the example of the Euro-zone

How to find us

University of Greenwich:

The seminars take place at Greenwich Campus (Old Royal Naval College, Park Row, London,

SE10 9LS). Detailed information on getting there.

Organizing Committee

Prof Ozlem Onaran, University of Greenwich

Eurydice Fotopoulou, PhD student, University of Greenwich

Alexander Guschanski, PhD student, University of Greenwich

Achilleas Mantes, PhD student, University of Greenwich