Cultural Economies of Insurance, Credit and Spending
The book explores the vital role played by the financial service industries in enabling the poor to consume over the last hundred and fifty years. Spending requires means, but these industries offered something else as well – they offered practical marketing devices that captured, captivated and...
To Be Published July 30th 2014 by Routledge
Politics of the Modern Economy
The economy is commonly described either as the apolitical realm of calculation or as the fully political one of domination. This book scrutinizes the ways in which the economy is performed, in order to situate where precisely politics is located with regard to economic matters. Politics, the book...
To Be Published April 6th 2014 by Routledge