Work and Organisational Studies

The Great Credit Crash? Financial Journalism and the Return of the Past, 2007-2009

Amin Samman, University of Birmingham

20th Aug 2010  12:00 pm - Room 214/215, Economics and Business Building (H69)

Amin Samman is a PhD candidate at the Department of Political Science and International Studies, University of Birmingham. He holds a BSc in Economics from University College London and an MSc in International Political Economy from the London School of Economics. He is currently co-editor for the Journal of Critical Globalisation Studies.

His dissertation, '(Re-) imagining the crises of global capital', uses the financial crisis of   2007-2009 to explore the relationship between narrative and history in the global political economy. His general research interests include: Constructivist   and Cultural Political Economy approaches; Ideology and Discourse Analysis; Philosophies of History; and Historiography.

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