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EUFINGEO Seminar on "The Financialization of the Local State" with Sebastian Möller (University of Bremen)

7 September 2017 , 14:00-17:00; Small meeting room F 4.72 at Cosmopolis

The European Financial Geography Network (EUFINGEO) organizes a small group seminar on the topic of "The Financialization of the Local State". Guest speaker Sebastian Möller (University of Bremen) will present a paper based on his PhD project entitled "Local budgets and global finance: Municipal governments' engagement in the derivatives market and the role of transnational service firms". Reflection and comparison is offered by debating related work by Cosmopolis colleagues Laura Deruytter and Reijer Hendrikse.