Professor Paul Langley
Paul Langley is Professor of Economic Geography. The Department was joined by him in 2011, and once was Professor of Overseas Relations at University of York and Senior Lecturer in Politics at Northumbria University. Paul’s Departmental functions have included Programme Director for BA(Hons) and MArts Geography, and Convenor regarding the Economy & customs research group.
Paul’s research passions centre on cash, monetary areas, and operations of financialization. He’s the writer of three monographs – World Financial Orders (Routledge, 2002/2013), The everyday activity of worldwide Finance (Oxford University Press, 2008), and Liquidity missing (Oxford University Press, 2015). Their studies have gotten help through the Economic and Social analysis Council (ESRC), British Academy, and European Commission.
Paul is currently researching three areas of finance:
(1) Digital finance
Emphasizing the loan that is payday when you look at the UK, Paul had been Co-Investogator for a recently finished ESRC task (led by James Ash, Newcastle, with Ben Anderson, Durham Geography, see http://www.debtinterfaces.org.uk/) that explored how credit-debt relations are mediated through electronic platforms and apps. Publicatons come with a piece that is methodological investigating electronic interfaces (вЂproduct, Vibration, ToneвЂ™, Cultural Geographies, 2017), a merchant account regarding the experimental work of user interface developers (‘Digital user interface design and energy’, Environment and preparing D: community and area, 2018), and a paper interrogating exactly just exactly how borrowers relate genuinely to pay day loans as cash, never as credit, financial obligation and finance (‘Indebted life and cash culture’, Economy and Society, 2019).