The Global Contours of Growth & Development Beyond the Crisis
The 2014 SPERI conference seeks to take discussion of the political economy of the crisis beyond its British and European contexts to focus centrally on the dynamics and patterns of the distribution of growth and development across the entire global political economy.
The programme features 15 panels of experts travelling to Sheffield from a large number of countries, as befits the theme of the conference.
We are delighted to confirm our plenary speakers:
|Monday 30th June
Professor Linda Weiss (University of Sydney)
Dr David Hudson (University College London)
Professor Teddy Brett (London School of Economics)
Tuesday 1 July
Professor Wang Yong (University of Peking)
Professor Greg Chin (York University, Toronto)
Professor John Mathews (Macquarie University, Sydney)
Professor Craig Murphy (University of Massachusetts, Boston)
Wednesday 2 July
Professor Raphael Kaplinsky (The Open University)
Professor Andy Sumner (King’s College, London)
Click here for the full programme (pdf format) Please note that the programme is subject to change
The conference is taking place in the Halifax Hall, formerly a Victorian steel baron’s mansion. Originally built in the 1830s, Halifax Hall offers a quiet retreat set within beautiful gardens – the perfect, undisturbed conference location in the heart of Sheffield.
Any queries please contact Laure Astill by email firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone on 01142228346.