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
Email address
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 Financialisation Transformation of Australian Household Economy: Credit Card Debt Defaulters Research
Alkim Kiziltug The Political Economy of World Money
Yuning Shi Financialisation of Chinese Economy (working title)
Yuning Shi Financialisation of the Chinese economy.


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