Publications

While Helsinki-GPE was established in 2020, there is a long tradition of publishing in Global Political Economy. The listings below highlight some of the key 2010s publications by scholars associated with the University of Helsinki.

Publications by Helsinki based GPE scholars in the 2010s

INTERNATIONAL

Allison, Laura and Taylor, Monique. (2017) ‘ASEAN’s ‘People-Oriented’ Aspirations: Civil Society Influences on Non-Traditional Security Governance.’ Australian Journal of International Affairs, 71(1): 24-41.

Boldizzoni, Francesco (2017). “Capitalism’s Futures Past: Expectations in History and Theory”, Critical Historical Studies (4)3: 255-266.

Boldizzoni, Francesco (2019). “Capital, Class, and Empire: Nineteenth-Century Political Economy and Its Imaginary”, in W.Breckman & P.Gordon (eds.) The Cambridge History of Modern European Thought, Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, pp.131-150.

Boldizzoni, Francesco (2020). Foretelling the End of Capitalism: Intellectual Misadventures since Karl Marx, Harvard University Press: Cambridge, MA.

Eskelinen, Teppo & Ylönen, Matti (2017). “Panama and the WTO: New Constitutionalism of Trade Policy and Global Tax Governance”, Review of International Political Economy 24(4): 629–656.
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Finér, Lauri & Ylönen, Matti (2017). “Tax-Driven Wealth Chains: A Multiple Case Study of Tax Avoidance in the Finnish Mining Sector”, Critical Perspectives on Accounting Journal 48: 53-81.
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Fring, Meri & Sorsa, Ville-Pekka (2018). “Nation branding as sustainability governance: A comparative case analysis”, Business & Society, online first 20.2.2018.
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Gills, Barry & Patomäki, Heikki (2016). “Trumponomics and the ‘Post-Hegemonic’ World”, Real-World Economics Review, no. 78, 29.3.2017, ss.91-103.
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Harjuniemi, Timo (2019). ”Established ideas from established institutions: austerity and structural reforms in the Finnish economic policy debate”, Critical Policy Studies 13(4): 451–469.
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Harjuniemi, Timo (2019). ”Reason Over Politics: The Economist's historical framing of austerity”, Journalism Studies 20(6): 804–822.
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Kantola, Anu & Kuusela, Hanna (2019). "Wealth Elite Moralities: Wealthy Entrepreneurs’ Moral Boundaries", Sociology, 53(2): 368–384.

Kotilainen, Konsta (2021). "A Cosmopolitan Reading of Modern Monetary Theory". Global Society

Kotilainen, Konsta & Patomäki, Heikki (2020). "Towards a Helsinki Approach to Global Political Economy: Integrating Pluralist Economic Theorisation and Critical IPE." Helsinki Centre for Global Political Economy Working Paper, 01/2020. Access to full text

Kuusela, Hanna (2018). "Learning to own: Cross-generational meanings of wealth and class-making in wealthy Finnish families". Sociological Review, 66(6): 1161–1176.

Lainà, Patrizio (2015). “Leading indicators of systemic banking crises: Finland in a panel of EU countries”, Review of Financial Economics 24: 18–35.

Lainà, Patrizio (2018). “Meta-theory as a uniting framework for economics and global political economy”, Journal of Critical Realism 17(3): 221-232.
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Lainà, Patrizio (2019). “Money creation under full-reserve banking: A stock-flow consistent model”, Cambridge Journal of Economics 43(5): 1219–1248.
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Ojala, Markus  & Harjuniemi, Timo (2016). ”Mediating the German Ideology: Ordoliberal Framing in European Press Coverage of the Eurozone Crisis”, Journal of Contemporary European Studies 24(3): 414-430.
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McCarthy, Michael A., Sorsa, Ville-Pekka & van der Zwan, Natascha (2016). “Investment preferences and patient capital: financing, governance, and regulation in pension fund capitalism”, Socio-Economic Review 14(4): 751–769.

Morgan, Jamie & Patomäki, Heikki (2017). “Contrast Explanation in Economics: Its Context, Meaning, and Potential”, Cambridge Journal of Economics 41(5): 1391–1418.
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Morgan, Jamie & Patomäki, Heikki (ed.) (2018). Brexit and the Political Economy of Fragmentation: Things Fall Apart, Routledge: London & New York.

Morgan, Jamie & Patomäki, Heikki (forthcoming). Timeless Economics. Bringing Real Time Back In, possibly Routledge (Economics as Social Theory series): London and New York, publication scheduled for early 2021.

Patomäki, Heikki (2010). “What Next? An Explanation of the 2008-9 Slump and Two Scenarios of the Shape of Things to Come”, Globalizations 7(1): 67-84.

Patomäki, Heikki (2013). The Great Eurozone Disaster: From Crisis to Global New Deal. Zed Books: London & New York (available also in Finnish and Greek).

Patomäki, Heikki (2014). “Can the EU Be Democratised? A Political Economy Analysis”, in R.Fiorentini & G.Montani (ed.) The European Union and Supranational Political Economy, Routledge: London & New York, pp.116-132.
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Patomäki, Heikki (2014). “On the Dialectics of Global Governance in the 21st Century: A Polanyian Double Movement?”, Globalizations 11(5): 751–768.
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Patomäki, Heikki (2014). “Piketty’s Global Tax on Capital: A Useful Utopia or a Realistic Alternative to a Global Disaster?”, Real-world Economics Review, no:69 (7.11.2014), ss.51-7.
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Patomäki, Heikki (2016) “International Political Economy and Security”, in T.Balzacq & M.Dunn Cavelty (eds.) The Routledge Handbook of Security Studies (2nd edition), Routledge: London & New York, pp.32-42.

Patomäki, Heikki (2017). “Capitalism: Competition, Conflict, Crisis”, Journal of Critical Realism, 16:5, pp. 537-43.
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Patomäki, Heikki (2018). Disintegrative Tendencies in Global Political Economy: Exits and Conflicts, Routledge (Focus): London and New York.
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Patomäki, Heikki (2018). “Reflexivity of Anticipations in Economics and Political Economy”, in R.Poli (ed.) Handbook of Anticipation. Theoretical and Applied Aspects of the Use of Future in Decision Making, Springer: Cham, first online December 2018, printed 2020.
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Patomäki, Heikki (2020). “Political Economy Dynamics of Global Disintegration and Its Implications for War, Peace and Security in 21st Century”, in S. Hosseini, B. Gills, J. Goodman and S. Motta (eds.) The Routledge Handbook of Transformative Global Studies, Routledge: London & New York, 2021 (e-book and hardcover out in July 2020), pp.151-64.

Patomäki, H. (2021). "Beyond the Current EU Conception: Alternative Approaches to Structural Reform". Helsinki Centre for Global Political Economy Working Paper, 04/2021. Access to full text

Ronkainen, Antti & Sorsa, Ville-Pekka (2018). “Quantitative Easing forever? Financialisation and the institutional legitimacy of the Federal Reserve’s unconventional monetary policy”, New Political Economy 23(6): 711–727.
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Ryner, M. (2021). "Is European Monetary Integration Structurally Neoliberal? The Case of the 1977-78 Locomotive Conflict". Helsinki Centre for Global Political Economy Working Paper, 03/2021. Access to full text

Ryner, M. (2021). Passive Revolution/Silent Revolution: Europe’s Recovery Plan, the Green Deal, and the German Question. Helsinki Centre for Global Political Economy Working Paper, 05/2021. Access to full text.

Taylor, Monique. (2012) ‘China’s Oil Industry: Corporate Governance with Chinese Characteristics.’ In The Political Economy of State-Owned Enterprises in China and India. Edited by Xu Yi-Chong. Basingstoke, Palgrave Macmillan: 69-94.

Taylor, Monique. (2014) The Chinese State, Oil and Energy Security. London, Palgrave Macmillan.

Taylor, Monique. (2017) ‘Energy Security.’ In Critical Issues in Contemporary China: Unity, Stability and Development. (second edition) Edited by Czeslaw Tubilewicz. London, Routledge: 81-104.

Taylor, Monique (2018). ‘Fuelling China’s Rise: Building Oil State Capacity.’ China: An International Journal, 16, no.1: 107-128.

Wahlsten, Johan (2020). “To Assemble Society Anew? The Political Economy of Contemporary Initiatives of Socio-Ecological Transformation”. Helsinki Centre for Global Political Economy Working Paper, 02/2020. Access to full text

Ylönen, Matti & Laine, Matias (2015). “For Logistical Reasons Only? A Case Study of Corporate Tax Planning and Social Responsibility Reporting”, Critical Perspectives on Accounting Journal 33(5): 5-23.

Ylönen, Matti & Kuusela, Hanna (2018). “Consultocracy and its discontents: A critical typology and a call for a research agenda”, Governance 32(2): 241–258.
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Ylönen, Matti & Teivainen, Teivo (2018). “Politics of Intra-Firm Trade: Corporate Price Planning and the Double Role of the Arm’s Length Principle”, New Political Economy 23(4): 441-457.
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Ylönen, Matti (2016). “Back from Oblivion? The Rise and Fall of the Early Initiatives against Corporate Tax Avoidance from the 1960s to the 1980s”, Transnational Corporations Journal 23(3): 33-65.
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Ylönen, Matti (2016). “Cities as World-Political Actors? The ‘Tax Haven-Free’ Cities Initiative and the Politics of Public Procurement”, Palgrave Communications 2: 1-10.
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Ylönen, Matti (2017). “Policy diffusion within international organizations: A bottom-up analysis of International Monetary Fund tax work in Panama, Seychelles, and the Netherlands”, UNU-WIDER Working Paper 157.
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Ylönen, Matti (2019). ”Who's to Blame for the Money Drain? Corporate Power and Corruption as Competing Narratives for Lost Resources”, in Alston, P.G. & Reisch, N. (toim.) Tax, Inequality and Human Rights, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Ylönen, Matti (2020). “Advance pricing agreements,” in Seabrooke, L. and Wigan, D. (ed.) Global Wealth Chains. London: Oxford University Press, to be published.

FINNISH

Ahokas, Jussi ja Lauri Holappa (2014). Rahatalous haltuun: Irti kurjistavasta talouspolitiikasta. Like: Helsinki.

Eskelinen, Teppo & Sorsa, Ville-Pekka (2011). Hyvä talous. Into: Helsinki.

Eskelinen, Teppo & Sorsa, Ville-Pekka (2018). ”Taloustieteellinen asiantuntemus teknotaloudellisessa kapitalismissa” Politiikka 60(1): 79-88.

Eskelinen, Teppo & Ylönen, Matti (2011). Tulosvaroitus. Into: Helsinki.

Holappa, Lauri (2020). The Bond-Market-Power Fallacy. Doctoral dissertation. Helsinki: University of Helsinki. Access to full text

Kantola, Anu & Kuusela, Hanna (2019). Huipputuloiset. Suomen rikkain promille. Tampere: Vastapaino.

Koponen, Juhani & Matti Ylönen (2017). “Kehitysmaat maailmantaloudessa”, teoksessa Koponen, J., Lanki, J., Sato, M. ja Kervinen, A. (toim.) Kehityksen tutkimus: Johdatus perusteisiin, Helsinki: Gaudeamus Helsinki University Press.

Kotilainen, Konsta (2017). “Eurooppalaisen talouspolitiikan ja transatlanttisen kaupan suhteesta”, teoksessa Aarva, A. (toim.) Vapaakauppa: renki vaiko isäntä?, Helsinki: Eurooppalainen Suomi, ss. 40-47.
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Kuusela, Hanna & Ylönen, Matti (2013). Konsulttidemokratia: Miten valtiosta tehdään tyhmä ja tehoton. Helsinki: Gaudeamus Helsinki University Press.

Lainà, Patrizio (2019). Full-Reserve Banking: Separating Money Creation from Bank Lending. Doctoral dissertation. Helsinki: Helsingin yliopisto. Access to full text

Morgan, Jamie (2018). “Taloustiede ja normatiivisuus neljässä osassa”. Politiikka, 60(1): 68-78.
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Ojala, Markus (2017). The Making of a Global Elite: Global Economy and the Davos Man in the Financial Times 2001–2011. Doctoral dissertation. Helsinki: Helsingin yliopisto.
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Patomäki, Heikki (2015). Suomen talouspolitiikan tulevaisuus: teoriasta käytäntöön, Into: Helsinki.

Patomäki, Heikki (2018). “Johdanto: poliittinen talous ja talousteorian poliittisuus”, Politiikka 60(1): 47-9.
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Patomäki, Heikki (2018). “Uusklassisen talousteorian politiikkaa”, Politiikka, 60(1): 50-67.

Patomäki, Heikki (2020). "Globaali valta ja kriisit: kymmenen teesiä vallan ja oppimisen dialektiikasta" [Global Power and Crises: Ten Theses on the Dialectics of Power and Learning], Futura, 39(2): 10-29.

Ronkainen, Antti (2018). “Euron renki ja itsenäisyyden vanki – Euroopan keskuspankin riippumattomuus kriisissä”, teoksessa Mykkänen, J. & Ronkainen A. (toim.) Vapiseva Eurooppa. Mitä seuraa eurooppalaisen politiikan kaaoksesta, Vastapaino: Tampere.

Ylönen, Matti (2012). Mahti kukkarossa: Johdatus Maailmanpankkiin ja IMF:ään. Into: Helsinki.

Ylönen, Matti (2015). Velkatohtorit: Kuinka Eurooppa unohti historian ja oppi rakastamaan talouskuria. Into: Helsinki.

Ylönen, Matti (2016). ”Yksityinen käänne: kehitysrahoituksen uusi instrumentalismi”, Politiikka 58(1): 69–79.

Ylönen, Matti & Saari, Leevi (2020). ”Yhtiövalta ja sen tulevaisuus” [Corporate power and its future], Futura, 39(2). 

Ylönen, Matti, Jaakkola, Jussi, Saari, Leevi & Hiilamo, Heikki (2020). "Näyttöperusteisuus ja yritysten verotus: ekonomismin nousu suomalaisen yhteisöveropolitiikan tiedontuotannossa." Poliittinen talous, 8(1). 
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