Upcoming Events

Call for Papers – IGC 2024:

35th International Geographical Congress, Dublin, Ireland (24th – 30th August 2024) https://igc2024dublin.org/ C.09: Dynamics of Economic Spaces In-person paper session: Financial innovations for transformative climate and economic justice Session organisers: Martin Sokol (Associate Professor of Geography, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland) – sokolm@tcd.ie Jennie Stephens* (Professor of Sustainability Science and Policy, Northeastern University, Boston, USA; Radcliffe-Salata […]

Past Events

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2022 RSA CEE conference in Leipzig, Germany (14-17 Sept)

Conference website: https://www.regionalstudies.org/events/2022-rsa-cee-programme/ Special Session SS05 at the 2022 RSA CEE conference in Leipzig, Germany (14-17 Sept 2022).  Session organisers: Marek Mikuš, Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, Germany Leonardo Pataccini, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland / University of Latvia Martin Sokol, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland Arguments centred on infrastructure have become increasingly influential across social sciences. […]

GCEG 2022 Dublin: Special Session 04_09 Financialisation: Disruptions, Displacements and Discontents

GCEG 2022 Dublin  –Special Session 04_09 Financialisation: Disruptions, Displacements and Discontents Session organisers: Leonardo Pataccini, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland / University of Latvia Martin Sokol, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland Jennie Stephens – Northeastern University – j.stephens@northeastern.edu Session description: Financialisation, a shorthand for the increasing power of finance over society and the economy, continues to reshape […]

Roundtables on central banks and monetary policy 2022 (online events)

Organisers:  Rodrigo Fernandez, Center for Research on Multinational Corporations (SOMO) Sara Murawski, The Transnational Institute (TNI) Leonardo Pataccini, Trinity College Dublin / University of Latvia Martin Sokol, Trinity College Dublin For more information on these events: contact Martin Sokol. These roundtable sessions focus on the most pressing issues related to central banking and monetary policy […]

GEOFIN Lunchtime Seminar on “Financialisation” with Alicja Bobek and Marek Mikuš (19th September 2019)

GEOFIN International Seminar Titles: “Subordinated financialisation? The role of financial investment, credit and debt in everyday lives of households in East-Central Europe” / “State financialisation in Croatia: Preliminary Findings of an interview-based case study ”Speakers: Dr Alicja Bobek (Trinity College Dublin) / Dr Marek Mikuš (Trinity College Dublin / Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, Halle) Date: Thursday 19th September 2019 […]

GEOFIN International Seminar with Larry Murphy “Financialization (un)limited: Restless capital, housing and home” (16th October 2018)

GEOFIN International Seminar Title: “Financialization (un)limited: Restless capital, housing and home” Speaker: Professor Laurence Murphy (University of University of Auckland) Date: Tuesday 16th October 2018 Time: 4-5pm Venue: M4, Museum Building, Trinity College Dublin Free event: All welcome Book your place via: Eventbrite About the speaker: Laurence Murphy is Professor of Human Geography in the […]

GEOFIN International Seminar with Fabio Contel “The financialization of the Brazilian territory (1964-2017): Main aspects” (19th April 2018)

GEOFIN International Seminar Title: “The financialization of the Brazilian territory (1964 – 2017): Main aspects” Speaker: Professor Fabio Betioli Contel (University of São Paulo, Brazil) Date: Thursday 19th April 2018 Time: 1-2pm Venue: GGSR-A, Museum Building, Trinity College Dublin Free event: All welcome Book your place via: Eventbrite About the speaker: Professor Contel holds a […]