Department of Economics

Professor Costas Lapavitsas

Key information

Department of Economics Professor of Economics Japan Research Centre Academic Staff, Japan Research Centre Steering Committee Member Programme Convenor - MSc Convenor
BSc (Econ), MSc (Econ), PhD (London)
Russell Square: College Buildings
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Telephone number
020 7898 4538

Research interests

  • Theory of banking and finance
  • History of economic thought
  • Japanese financial system

PhD Supervision

Name Title
Matteo Giordano Subordination in the EMU: A Monetary Theory of Core-Periphery Structure and Subordinate Integration in a Monetary Union.
Hwanhee Bae Political Economy of Financialisation in South Korea: Shifting Patterns of Working-Class Engagement in Finance and Class Reproduction.
Mr Young Joon Hann Reconsidering Financialsation in Newly Industrialised Countries: The case of Korea
Alkim Kiziltug The Political Economy of World Money
Fatemeh Noorbakhsh The Political Economy of Development Banking in Iran.
Yuning Shi Financialisation of Chinese Economy (working title)
Yuning Shi Financialisation of the Chinese economy.


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