SOAS University of London

Department of Development Studies

Beyond Neoliberal Globalisation And Us Hegemony: What Next?

Prof. Samir Amin - Director Of The Third World Forum (Dakar, Senegal)

Date: 26 November 2008Time: 6:30 PM

Finishes: 26 November 2008Time: 7:30 PM

Venue: Brunei Gallery Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

Type of Event: Lecture

Professor Samir Amin is one of the most prominent theorists in the political economy of development and global accumulation as well as one of the best-known analysts of Arab and African economies.

He is the author of several seminal books including:

  • Accumulation on a World Scale: A Critique of the Theory of Underdevelopment
  • Unequal Development: An Essay on the Social Formations of Peripheral Capitalism
  • Obsolescent Capitalism: Contemporary Politics and Global Disorder
  • Beyond US Hegemony?: Assessing the Prospects for a Multipolar World

Organiser: Professor Gilbert Achcar