SOAS University of London

Department of Economics

Jan Toporowski

B.Soc.Sc (Birmingham); MSc (Econ), PhD (Birmingham)
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Overview

Jan Toporowski
Name:
Professor Jan Toporowski
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+44(0) 207 898 4737
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SOAS, University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
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Russell Square: College Buildings
Office No:
277
Office Hours:
Mondays: 09:00 to 11:00

Teaching

Programmes Convened
Courses Taught
PhD Students supervised
  • Ilara Mahdi, Formalizing Informal Finance in Sierra Leone in promoting economic growth (Working title)
  • Bruno Bonizzi, Institutional investors portfolio choice and capital flows to emerging markets (working title)
  • Bruno Hofig, A Political Economy of Risk - Derivatives, Credit Rating and Labour's Bargaining Power in Contemporary Capitalism: the Case of the United States (working title)
  • Christina Laskaridis, The international distribution of credits and debts and their sustainability in the international monetary system; Debt sustainability and exchange rate dynamics (working title)
  • Ewa Karwowski, Financial Operations of Firms: The Case of South Africa (working title)
  • Jennifer Churchill, The Fall and Rise of the Pragmatic Tradition in Economics (working title)

Research

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Professor Jan Toporowski's Inaugural Lecture - Michał Kalecki and Oskar Lange in the 21st Century

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Publications

Authored Books

Toporowski, Jan (2013) Michal Kalecki: An Intellectual Biography: Volume I Rendezvous in Cambridge 1899-1939. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. (Palgrave Studies in History of Economic Thought Series)

Toporowski, Jan (2010) 'Why the World Economy needs a Financial Crash’ and other critical essays on Finance and Financial Economics. London: Anthem Press.

Toporowski, Jan (2005) Theories of Financial Disturbance. An Examination of Critical Theories of Finance from Adam Smith to the Present Day. Edward Elgar.

Toporowski, Jan (2000) The End of Finance: The Theory of Capital Market Inflation, Financial Derivatives, and Pension Fund Capitalism. London: Routledge. (Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy; 25)

Edited Books or Journal Volumes

Toporowski, Jan and Mamica, Łukasz, eds. (2014) Michał Kalecki in the 21st Century. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. (Palgrave Studies in the History of Economic Thought Series)

Bellofiore, Riccardo and Karwowski, Ewa and Toporowski, Jan, eds. (2013) The Legacy of Rosa Luxemburg, Oskar Lange and Michał Kalecki: Volume 1 of Essays in Honour of Tadeusz Kowalik. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. (Palgrave Studies in History of Economic Thought Series)

Bellofiore, Riccardo and Karwowski, Ewa and Toporowski, Jan, eds. (2013) Economic Crisis and Political Economy: Volume 2 of Essays in Honour of Tadeusz Kowalik. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. (Palgrave Studies in the History of Economic Thought Series)

Tavasci , Daniela and Toporowski, Jan, eds. (2010) Minsky, Crisis and Development. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Toporowski, Jan, ed. (2010) Financial Markets and Financial Fragility. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

Mayes, D. G. and Toporowski, Jan, eds. (2007) Open Market Operations and Financial Markets. London: Routledge. (Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking)

Toporowski, Jan, ed. (2000) Political Economy and the New Capitalism: Essays in Honour of Sam Aaronovitch. London: Routledge. (Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy)

Book Chapters

Toporowski, Jan (2015) 'Asymmetric crisis in Europe and possible futures, Critical political economy and post-Keynesian perspectives.' In: Jäger, Johannes and Springler, Elisabeth, (eds.), Asymmetric crisis in Europe and possible futures, Critical political economy and post-Keynesian perspectives. Oxon; New York: Routledge, pp. 50-60. (RIPE Series in Global Political Economy)

Toporowski, Jan (2015) 'The business cycle as a method of analysis.' In: Cristini, A. and Fazzari, S. M. and Greenberg, E. and Leoni, R., (eds.), Cycles, Growth and the Great Recession: Economic reflections in times of uncertainty. Oxon; New York: Routledge, pp. 77-83. (Routledge Critical Studies in Finance and Stability)

Toporowski, Jan (2015) 'Kalecki and the Savings Constraint on Economic Development.' In: Ruziev, Kobil and Perdikis, Nicholas, (eds.), Development and Financial Reform in Emerging Economies. London: Ashgate, pp. 75-80. (SCEME Studies in Economic Methodology)

Toporowski, Jan and Szymborska, Hannah (2014) '"Dr. Kalecki” on Mr. Keynes.' In: Toporowski, Jan and Mamica, Łukasz, (eds.), Michał Kalecki in the 21st Century. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 108-115. (Palgrave Studies in the History of Economic Thought Series)

Toporowski, Jan and Szymborska, Hannah (2014) '"Dr. Kalecki” on Mr. Keynes.' In: Toporowski, Jan and Mamica, Łukasz, (eds.), Michał Kalecki in the 21st Century. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 108-115. (Palgrave Studies in the History of Economic Thought Series)

Toporowski, Jan (2014) 'The Kalecki-Steindl Theory of Financial Fragility.' In: Toporowski, Jan and Mamica, Łukasz, (eds.), Michał Kalecki in the 21st Century. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 252-264. (Palgrave Studies in the History of Economic Thought Series)

Toporowski, Jan (2014) 'Debt, Class and Asset Inflation.' In: Bellofiore, Riccardo and Vertova, Giovanna, (eds.), The Great Recession and the Contradictions of Contemporary Capitalism. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, pp. 100-111. (New Directions in Modern Economics Series)

Bellofiore, Riccardo and Karwowski, Ewa and Toporowski, Jan (2013) 'Introduction: Tadeusz Kowalik and the Political Economy of the 20th Century.' In: Bellofiore, Riccardo and Karwowski, Ewa and Toporowski, Jan, (eds.), The Legacy of Rosa Luxemburg, Oskar Lange and Michał Kalecki: Volume 1 of Essays in Honour of Tadeusz Kowalik. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 141-153. (Palgrave Studies in History of Economic Thought Series)

Toporowski, Jan (2013) 'Lange and Keynes.' In: Bellofiore, Riccardo and Karwowski, Ewa and Toporowski, Jan, (eds.), The Legacy of Rosa Luxemburg, Oskar Lange and Michał Kalecki: Volume 1 of Essays in Honour of Tadeusz Kowalik. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 141-153. (Palgrave Studies in History of Economic Thought Series)

Bellofiore, Riccardo and Karwowski, Ewa and Toporowski, Jan (2013) 'Introduction: Tadeusz Kowalik and the Political Economy of the 20th Century.' In: Bellofiore, Riccardo and Karwowski, Ewa and Toporowski, Jan, (eds.), Economic Crisis and Political Economy: Volume 2 of Essays in Honour of Tadeusz Kowalik. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 1-9. (Palgrave Studies in the History of Economic Thought Series)

Toporowski, Jan (2013) 'Marx’s Grundrisse and the Monetary Business Cycle.' In: Bellafiore, Riccardo and Starosta, Guido and Thomas, Peter D., (eds.), In Marx's Laboratory: Critical Interpretations of the Grundrisse. Leiden: Brill. (Historical Materialism Book Series)

Toporowski, Jan and Michell, Jo (2011) 'The Stock-Flow Consistent Approach with Active Financial Markets.' In: Papadimitriou, Dimitri and Gennaro, Zezza, (eds.), Contributions to Stock Flow Modelling: Essays in Honor of Wynne Godley. Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 173-196.

Toporowski, Jan (2011) 'Shared Ideas amid Mutual Incomprehension: Kalecki and Cambridge.' In: Arestis, Philip, (ed.), Microeconomics, Macroeconomics and Economic Policy. Basingstoke: Palgrave, 170 -187.

Toporowski, Jan (2011) 'Regulating for stability: bank capitalization and the emergence of an international lender of last resort.' In: Whalen, Charles J., (ed.), Financial Instability and Economic Security after the Great Recession. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, pp. 143-152.

Toporowski, Jan (2010) 'Excess Debt and Asset Deflation.' In: Kates, Steven, (ed.), Macroeconomic Theory and Its Failings: Alternative Perspectives on the World Financial Crisis. Edward Elgar Publishing Limited, pp. 221-234.

Toporowski, Jan (2010) 'Institutional Investors, the Equity Market and Forced Indebtedness.' In: Dullien, S. and Hein, E. and Truger, A. and van Treeck, T., (eds.), The World Economy in Crisis - The Return of Keynesianism. Marburg, Germany: Metropolis Verlag, pp. 119-129.

Toporowski, Jan and Levy Orlik, N. (2007) 'Open Market Operations in Emerging Markets. The Mexican Experience.' In: Mayes, D. G. and Toporowski, J., (eds.), Open Market Operations and Financial Markets. London: Routledge, pp. 157-177.

Journal Articles

Toporowski, Jan (2016) 'A Kalecki Fable on Debt and the Monetary Transmission Mechanism.' Review of Keynesian Economics, 4 (2). pp. 224-228.

Toporowski, Jan (2016) 'The crisis of finance in Marxian political economy.' Science & Society . (Forthcoming)

Shabani, Mimoza and Toporowski, Jan (2015) 'A Nobel Prize for the Empirical Analysis of Asset Prices.' Review of Political Economy, 27 (1). pp. 62-85.

Michell, Jo and Toporowski, Jan (2014) 'Critical Observations on Financialization and the Financial Process.' International Journal of Political Economy, 42 (4). pp. 67-82.

Toporowski, Jan (2013) 'International credit, financial integration and the Euro.' Cambridge Journal of Economics, 37 (3). pp. 571-584.

Toporowski, Jan (2011) 'Innovacion Financiera y Desarrollo.' Revista Problemas del Desarrollo, 42 (165). pp. 161-169.

Toporowski, Jan (2010) 'Henry Simons and the Other Minsky Moment.' Studi e Note di Economia, 15 (3). pp. 363-368.

Toporowski, Jan (2010) 'The Financial Peculiarity of Greece Some Lessons for a Theory of Financial Crisis.' Economie Appliquee, LXIII (4). pp. 35-48.

Toporowski, Jan (2010) 'The Transnational Company After Globalisation.' Futures, 42 (9). pp. 920-925.

Toporowski, Jan (2010) 'Corporate Limited Liability and the Financial Liabilities of Firms.' Cambridge Journal of Economics, 34 (5). pp. 885-893.

Toporowski, Jan (2009) 'The Economics and Culture of Financial Inflation.' Competition & Change, 13 (2). pp. 145-156.

Toporowski, Jan (2009) 'How the Global Crisis Is Transmitted to Developing Countries.' Development Viewpoint (24).

Toporowski, Jan (2008) 'Minsky's 'induced investment and business cycles'.' Cambridge Journal of Economics, 32 (5). pp. 725-737.

Toporowski, Jan (2007) 'On Rhetoric and Being Realistic about the Monetary Policy of Developing Countries.' Journal of Economic Methodology, 14 (1). pp. 47-55.

Toporowski, Jan (2006) 'Open Market operations: beyond the New Consensus.' Bank of Finland Research Discussion Papers (14).

Toporowski, Jan (2002) 'La Banque mutuelle: de l'utopie au marché des capitaux, le cas britannique. [The Mutual Bank: from Utopia to the Capital Market. The British Case].' Revue d'economie financiere, 67 . pp. 45-55.

Working Papers / Reports

Toporowski, Jan (2015) A Kalecki Fable on Debt and the Monetary Transmission Mechanism. LSE Financial Markets Group. Special Paper 239.

Cozzi, Giovanni and Toporowski, Jan (2006) The balance sheet approach to financial crisis in emerging markets. The Levy Economics Institute of Brad College Working Paper Series 485.

Book Reviews

Toporowski, Jan (2014) 'Review of: 'The Economics of Financial Turbulence: Alternative Theories of Money and Finance' by Bill Lucarelli.' Science and Society, 78 (1). pp. 117-119.

Toporowski, Jan (2011) 'Review of: 'Theories of Value from Adam Smith to Piero Sraffa' by Ajit Sinha.' Science and Society, 74 (4). pp. 589-591.

Toporowski, Jan (2010) 'Review of: 'Debt, Innovations, and Deflation: The Theories of Veblen, Fisher, Schumpeter, and Minsky' by J. Patrick Raines and Charles G. Leathers.' History of Political Economy, 42 (2). pp. 395-397.

Toporowski, Jan (2009) 'Review of: Pioneers of Financial Economics. Volume 2: Twentieth Century Contributions.' History of Economics Review, 49 (Winter). pp. 104-107.

Translations

Toporowski, Jan and Szymborska, Hanna, trans. (2014) Rosa Luxemburg Theory of Accumulation and Imperialism by Tadeusz Kowalik. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Other

Toporowski, Jan (2015) 'Review of: Bill Browder Red Notice: How I became Putin’s No. 1 Enemy.' Open Democracy [Online].

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