Alan Freeman is a cultural economist, formerly a principal economists with the Greater London Authority. He is a visiting Professor at London Metropolitan University, and a Research Fellow of Queensland University of Technology, Australia.
Radhika Desai is a professor of Political Studies at the University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada. She is the author of Geopolitical Economy: After US Hegemony, Globalization and Empire (2013) along with numerous articles on parties, political economy, culture and nationalism in such journals as Economic and Political Weekly, New Left Review and Third World Quarterly as well as in other edited collections.
Julio Lucchesi Moraes is an Economist and has a PhD in Economic History from the University of São Paulo (USP), Brazil, and was a visiting scholar in Universities in Germany, France and the UK. He has combined experiences both inside and outside the academic universe in the areas of Cultural, Creative and ICT Economics.
Erik Thomson is a professor in the Department of History at the University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada.
Mara Fridell is a professor in the Department of Sociology at the University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada.
John Serieux is a professor in the Department of Economics at the University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada.
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Julia Greening is a student in the Global Political Economy Program at the University of Manitoba.