Mario Pianta, “Waves of capitalism: Techno-economic paradigms, cycles of accumulation and crises”

March 26, 2018 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
526 Mergenthaler Hall

Mario Pianta is Full Professor of Economic Policy at the University of Roma Tre, Department of Law, on leave from the University of Urbino “Carlo Bo”, School of Economics, Department of Economics, Society and Politics, Via Saffi 42, 61029 Urbino (PU). He has been a member for 2011-2014 of the Centro Linceo Interdisciplinare “Beniamino Segre”, Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei (Italian Academy of Sciences), Fernand Braudel Fellow at the European University Institute, Visiting scholar at the Centre for International Studies, London School of Economics, Chercheur invité at CRPS, Université Paris 1, Panthéon Sorbonne and Research fellow at Columbia University. A selection of articles for the Italian media can be found at:

Recent books:
“Explaining inequality” (with Maurizio Franzini) Routledge, 2016
“Sbilanciamo l’economia. Una via d’uscita dalla crisi” (with Giulio Marcon), Laterza, 2013
“Nove su dieci. Perché stiamo (quasi) tutti peggio di 10 anni fa”, Laterza, 2012
“Global justice activism and policy reform in Europe. Understanding how change happens” (ed. with P. Utting, A. Ellersiek) London, Routledge, 2012.