Peck and Tickell observe that under the "asymmetrical scale politics of neoliberalism, local institutions and actors [are] being given responsibility without power, while international institutions and actors [are] gaining power without...

A new blog is out by Oxfam America's director of policy and research, Gawain Kripke. In the post he reflects on t the negotiations around new sustainable development goals,  how these goals...

Today I gave a Pecha Kucha. A Pecha Kucha is a presentation of 6:20 with a series of 20 slides that change every 20 seconds. It is an unforgiving format...

This coming week I am giving two talks at conferences that seek to contribute answers to the question "how to feed 9 billion people by 2050". The first conference will be...

We are looking for papers for a session at the XXVI European Society for Rural Sociology Congress (http://www.esrs2015.eu/WG2 ) The session is: Post-neoliberal food transitions  Co-conveners: Jessica Duncan [1], Damian Maye [2], Egon Noe...