All seminars will be held at 4pm in the A J Herbertson Room unless otherwise indicated below.

Week 2: 4pm, Wednesday 7 May 2014

Quality of government and innovative performance in the regions of Europe.

Prof. Andrés Rodríguez-Pose, Professor of Economic Geography, London School of Economics.

Week 5: 4pm, Tuesday 27 May 2014

Islamic philanthropy: anaemic economic geographies of financial crisis and resilience.

Prof. Jane Pollard, Professor of Economic Geography, Newcastle University.

Week 7: 4pm, Tuesday 10 June 2014

Financialization of wind energy? The case of Germany.

Prof. Britta Klagge, Professor of Economic Geography, University of Bonn.

Week 8: 4pm, Tuesday 17 June 2014

Recessions and metropolitan resilience.

Dr Jürgen Essletzbichler, Senior Lecturer, University College London.

Refreshments provided, all are welcome!

Seminars are organised by the Transformations: Economy, Society and Place research cluster. For further information contact