Professor Paul Langley
Paul Langley is Professor of Economic Geography. He joined up with the Department 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 for the Economy & community research group.
Paul’s research passions centre on cash, economic areas, and operations of financialization. He could be the writer of three monographs – World Financial Orders (Routledge, 2002/2013), The every day life 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 loan that is payday within the UK, Paul had been Co-Investogator for a recently finished ESRC task (led by James Ash, Newcastle, with Ben Anderson, Durham Geography, see ) that explored how credit-debt relations are mediated through electronic platforms and apps. Publicatons come with a piece that is methodological investigating electronic interfaces (вЂdevice, Vibration, ToneвЂ™, Cultural Geographies, 2017), a merchant account associated with experimental work of screen developers (‘Digital screen design and energy’, Environment and preparing D: community and area, 2018), and a paper interrogating exactly just exactly how borrowers relate solely to pay day loans as cash, not quite as credit, financial obligation and finance (‘Indebted life and cash culture’, Economy and Society, 2019). Continue reading