Professor Paul Langley
Paul Langley is Professor of Economic Geography. He joined the Department in 2011, and once was Professor of Global 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 associated with the Economy & customs research group.
Paul’s research passions centre on cash, monetary areas, and operations of financialization. He could be 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 research has 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
Concentrating on the pay day loan market into 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 of this experimental work of screen developers (‘Digital screen design and energy’, Environment and preparing D: community and area, 2018), and a paper interrogating just just just exactly how borrowers relate solely to pay day loans as cash, much less credit, financial obligation and finance (‘Indebted life and cash culture’, Economy and Society, 2019).
PaulвЂ™s focus on electronic finance pertains to their wider passions within the advertising and usage of retail products that are financial solutions ( e.g. modified unique problem, ‘Consuming Credit’, Consumption, Markets and customs, 2014). Continue reading