Professor in Political Economy
University Teaching Officer
Office hours: Appointment by email
International political economy: the state, democracy and the international economy; the financial crisis; sovereign debt; the euro-zone crisis; UK economic policy
Post-graduate supervision interests
The politics of UK and American economic policy; the euro zone; debt; the financial crisis.
- ‘UK debt in comparative perspective: the pernicious legacy of financial sector debt’, British Journal of Politics and International Relations, vol 15, no 3, pp 476-492.
- ‘The limits of blaming neo-liberalism: Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and the financial crisis’, New Political Economy, 2012 vol. 17 no. 4. pp. 319-419.
- China and the mortgaging of America, Basingstoke: Palgrave 2010
- Might, right, prosperity and consent: representative democracy and the international economy, Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2008.