Geoff Mann is a Senior Fellow with the Institute for New Economic Thinking and Professor and Chair of the Department of Geography at Simon Fraser University, where he directs the Centre for Global Political Economy and teaches political economy and economic geography. His most recent books are In the Long Run We Are All Dead: Keynesianism, Political Economy and Revolution (Verso, 2017); Climate Leviathan: A Political Theory of Our Planetary Future (Verso, 2018, co-authored with Joel Wainwright); and Money and Finance After the Crisis: Critical Thinking for Uncertain Times (Wiley-Blackwell, 2017, co-edited with Brett Christophers & Andrew Leyshon). He lives in Vancouver, on the territory of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh.
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Transforming and Democratizing Institutions to Address Climate Change
Geoff Mann, professor of geography at Simon Fraser University and co-author of the book, Climate Leviathan, discusses the authoritarian dangers ahead, as the world tried to cope with climate change, and how all institutions, including central banking, need to evolve so they address the problem adequately.
YSI 2020 Plenary: New Economic Questions
Young Scholars Initiative Virtual Plenary
What are the 100 most pertinent economic questions facing our global societ?
Extreme Climate Change in a Post-COVID 19 World
with Geoff Mann | 1:00pm ET / 10:00am PT
Please join us for a discussion with Geoff Mann, INET Senior Fellow and author of Climate Leviathan: A Political Theory of Our Planetary Future, on how the coronavirus pandemic might (or might not) teach us to prepare for a life on an increasingly hot planet.