IIPPE Training Workshop SOAS London 8 November 2017

The International Initiative for Promoting Political Economy (IIPPE) announces its next Training Workshop at SOAS (Brunei Gallery, Room B102), London on 8 November 2017 (registration from 9.30am). The focus of the Workshop will be on Anglo-Saxon capitalism since the financial crisis. In the morning session, (10am to 1pm), Trevor Evans will survey economic and financial developments in the United States. In the afternoon session (2pm to 5pm) Simon Mohun will consider the performance of the United Kingdom economy in historical perspective. This Workshop will appeal to ...

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Privatisation through Time and Space

IFIs, Neoliberalism and Knowledge Cluster (SOAS, University of London) and IIPPE Training Workshops present: Privatisation through Time and Space An Interdisciplinary Workshop Wednesday 28 June, 10:00-15:45 SOAS University of London Brunei Gallery, B102 Participants will discuss how privatisation, broadly conceived as the promotion of private interests in the organisation of social and physical infrastructure, has changed during the ‘neoliberal period’. Central to these developments is how forms of financialisation made possible by privatisation and changing ...

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IIPPE Training Workshop – Value and Price after Marx

Mon 27 March, SOAS Brunei Gallery (room B102) The International Initiative for Promoting Political Economy (IIPPE) announce their next Training Workshop at SOAS (room B102, in the Brunei Gallery), London on 27 March 2017 (registration from 9.30am). Simon Mohun will lead the workshop. In the morning session (10am to 1pm), the focus will be on a Marxist approach to the understanding of value and price. The afternoon session will provide a comprehensive survey of approaches to the ‘transformation problem’, for which a prerequisite is either (and preferably) the ...

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IIPPE Training Workshop, 9 November 2016, SOAS, London

The International Initiative for Promoting Political Economy (IIPPE) announces its next Training Workshop at SOAS (Main campus; Room: SALT in the new Senate House North Bloc Building), London on Wednesday 9 November 2016 (registration from 9.30am; 10am prompt start). In the morning session, (10am to 1pm), Simon Mohun will consider Marxist approaches to the periodisation of a capitalist economy. In the afternoon session (2pm to 5pm) Matthew Eagleton-Pierce will talk about neoliberalism. Pre-registration is essential. Register by sending an email to s.mohun@qmul.ac.u...

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IIPPE Training Workshop: Imperialism Today

Monday 27 June 2016 The International Initiative for Promoting Political Economy (IIPPE) announces a one-day training workshop on imperialism, with the following speakers: Lucia Pradella, Tony Norfield, John Smith and Michael Roberts. Venue: London: SOAS, (Vernon Square campus), room V111 A small charge of £5 per attendee will be levied to cover costs. 09:30-09:55 Registration 09:55-10.00 Introduction (Simon Mohun) 10:00-11:20 Lucia Pradella: Marx ahead of Lenin: The current relevance of Marx's theory of imperialism 11:20-11:40 Coffee/tea 11:40-13...

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IIPPE Training Workshop: Value and Price

Tuesday 6 September 2016: IIPPE (pre-conference) Training Workshop: Value and Price The International Initiative for Promoting Political Economy (IIPPE) announces a one-day training workshop on value and price, surveying and evaluating the different approaches taken in contemporary Marxian economics  (including the dualist approach, and those taken by the 'new interpretation', Moseley, the TSSI, Fine and Saad-Filho, and 'rethinking Marxism'). This will take place on the day before IIPPE’s Annual Conference. A more detailed programme will be posted here in due ...

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IIPPE Training Workshop, 21-22 March 2016

IIPPE Training Workshops, Open Economics Forum (OEF) and the Department of Economics (SOAS University of London) present a two-day workshop: Replacing UK Austerity: Towards Progressive Policies The workshop will take place on the 21st and 22nd of March 2016 in V111 (Vernon Square Campus of SOAS). Confirmed speakers include Ourania Dimakou, Sue Himmelweit, Photis Lysandrou, Jo Michell and Simon Mohun. The workshop seeks to unpick the causes of the financial crisis and the way in which the financial crisis transformed into a recession; examines the nature of regulation ...

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IIPPE Training Workshop, 4 November, SOAS

Vernon Square Campus, Penton Rise, London WC1X 9EW The International Initiative for Promoting Political Economy (IIPPE) announces its next Training Workshop at SOAS (Vernon Square campus, Room V111), London on 4 November 2015 (registration from 9.30am). In the morning session, (10am to 1pm), Simon Mohun will survey the Marxist approach to the workings of a capitalist economy. In the afternoon session (2pm to 5pm) Alfredo Saad-Filho will survey Marxist approaches to the theory of crisis. This Workshop is introductory in scope and will appeal to undergraduate and ...

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IIPPE (pre-conference) Training Workshop on the Rate of Profit and Crisis

The International Initiative for Promoting Political Economy (IIPPE) announces a one-day training workshop on the rate of profit and crisis. This will take place on the day before IIPPE’s Annual Conference. Date and venue: Tuesday 8 September 2015 (9.30am registration opens for prompt 10am start to 5.30pm) at the University of Leeds (room tba) The workshop will be led by Simon Mohun and Alfredo Saad-Filho, and will focus on the political economy of the rate of profit and crisis, including both theoretical overview and application. As ever, we are seeking an ...

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IIPPE Training Workshop on the Political Economy of Finance

The International Initiative for Promoting Political Economy (IIPPE) announces a one-day training workshop on the political economy of finance, financialization and financial crisis. Date and venue: Monday 22 June 2015 (9.30am registration opens for prompt 10am start to 5.30pm) at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), Vernon Square Campus (Room V111), Vernon Square, Penton Rise, London, WC1X 9EW The workshop will be led by Simon Mohun and Photis Lysandrou, and will focus on the Marxist theory of finance, contemporary accounts of financialization and the ...

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