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CURRICULUM VITAE

Terrence McDonough
Kilrainey
Moycullen
Co. Galway

Education

Ph.D    Economics, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, 1989.

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Professional Experience

  • Professor, Economics, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland (January 1995 - Present)
  • Visiting Professor, University of Reims, Reims, France (March - April 2007)
  • Visiting Researcher, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, Australia (January - May 2000)
  • Visiting Fellow, Curtin Institute of Technology, Perth, Australia (September - December 1999)
  • Labour Educator, SIPTU/Adapt Partnership Enterprise Project (July 1998 - December 1999)
  • Associate Professor, Economics, Canisius College, Buffalo, NY (Autumn 1985 - Summer 1995)
  • Visiting Fellow, Dublin City University Business School, Dublin City University, Dublin, Ireland (Autumn 1992 - Summer 1994)
  • Adjunct Faculty, Institute for Industry Studies, New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations, Cornell University, Buffalo, NY (Autumn 1987 - Spring 1992)
  • Staff Economist, Center for Popular Economics, Amherst, MA (October, 1981 - October, 1993)
  • Associate Director, Hartford Friends Court Monitoring Project (July 1977 - July 1978)
  • Staff Teacher, Shanti High School, a program of the Capital Region Education Council, Hartford, CT (September 1974 - June 1976)

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Publications

Books:

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Contemporary Capitalism and Its Crises: Social Structure of Accumulation Theory for the Twenty-First Century. Edited with David M. Kotz and Michael Reich. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010.
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The HEAP Chart: Hierarchy of Earnings, Attributes and Privilege Analysis with Jason Loughrey. Dublin: ICTU, TASC, SSRC, 2009.
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Uninhabited Ireland: Tara, the M3, and Public Spaces in Galway. Edited with Lionel Pilkington and Aine Ni Leime. Galway: Arlen Press, 2007.
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Was Ireland A Colony?: Economics, Politics, Ideology and Culture in the Irish Nineteenth Century, edited. Dublin: Irish Academic Press, 2005.
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Mind Your Own Business: Economics at Work, Dublin: Oak Tree Press, 2001, with David Jacobson and Keith Warnock.
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Social Structures of Accumulation: The Political Economy of Growth and Crisis, edited with Michael Reich and David Kotz. Cambridge University Press, 1994.
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Growth and Crisis: Social Structure of Accumulation Theory and Analysis. CISC.
E-book available online at ssagalway.blogspot.com, edited with Michael Reich, David M. Kotz and Maria Alejandra Gonzalez-Perez, 2006.

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Refereed Journal Articles

  • "US auto companies' ownership and control of production in Mexico's 'maquiladoras'", Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy, and Society, Vol. 5, Issue 3, November, 2012, pp. 413-434, with Fidelma Murphy.
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  • "Social Structures of Accumulation: A 'Punctuated' View of Embeddedness", American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Vol. 70, No. 5, November, 2011 pp. 1234 - 1247.
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  • "Critical Realism, Marxism and the Critique of Neoclassical Economics", Capital and Class, Vol. 35, No.1, February, 2011 pp. 3 - 173, with Brian O'Boyle.
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  • "The Irish Crash in Global Context", World Review of Political Economy, Vol 1, No.3, 2010, pp. 442-462.
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  • "Thatcherism delayed? The Irish crisis and the paradox of social partnership", Industrial Relations Journal 41:6, 544–562, with Tony Dundon.
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  • "Marx on nineteenth century colonial Ireland: Analysing colonialism as a dynamic social process", Irish Historical Studies, xxxvii, no. 142 (November), 2008, with Eamonn Slater.
  • "Social Structures of Accumulation: The State of the Art", Review of Radical Political Economics, Vol. 40 (2), 2008.
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  • "Bitten by the Celtic Tiger: Immigrant Workers and Industrial Relations in the New 'Glocalized' Ireland", Economic and Industrial Democracy, Vol. 28(4): 501-522, 2007, with Tony Dundon and Maria Alejandra Gonzalez-Perez.
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  • "The Marxian Theory of Capitalist Stages", Research in Political Economy, Vol. 24, 2007.
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  • "Agribusiness, Corporate Social Responsibility and Transnational Labour Relations: A Review", Indian Journal of Labour Economics, Vol. 49, No. 4, 2006, with Maria-Alejandra Gonzalez-Perez and Srinivas Raghavendra.
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  • "Social Structures of Accumulation, the Regulation Approach, and the European Union", Competition and Change, Vol. 10, No. 2, June, 2006, with Emlyn Nardone.
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  • "The Marxist Theory of Capitalist Stages", Economics Study of Shanghai School, Shanghai: Shanghai University of Finance and Economics Publishing House, Vol.15. 2006. (in Chinese)
  • "Of Rats and Economists", Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Vol. 25, No.4, December, 2003.
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  • "What Does Long Wave Theory Have to Contribute to the on Debate Globalization?", Review of Radical Political Economics, Vol.35, No.3, 2003.
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  • "The Celtic Tiger in Retrospect and Prospect", The Australian Journal of Irish Studies, Vol. 2, 2002.
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  • "Gordon's Accumulation Theory: The Highest Stage of Stadial Theory", Review of Radical Political Economics, Vol.31, No.4, Fall 1999.
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  • "A Million of the Irish Toilers: Marxian Perspectives on the Great Irish Famine", Review of Radical Political Economics, Vol.30, No.3, 1998.
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  • "Lenin, Imperialism, and Stages of Capitalist Development", Science and Society, Vol.59, No.3, Fall, 1995.
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  • "Sir Robert Giffen and the Great Potato Famine: A Discussion of the Role of a Legend in Economic Science", Journal of Economic Issues, Vol.XXIX, No.3, September, 1995, with Joseph Eisenhower.
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  • "Bulwark of Landlordism and Capitalism: The Dynamics of Feudalism in Nineteenth Century Ireland", Research in Political Economy, Vol. 14, 1994, with Eamonn Slater.
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  • "Crises of Capitalism and the First Crisis of Marxism: A Theoretical Note on the Bernstein-Kautsky Debate", Review of Radical Political Economics, Vol. 21, No. 3, with Robert Drago.
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  • "The Resolution of Crisis in American History: Social Structures of Accumulation and Stages of Capitalism", Research in Political Economy, Vol. 13, 1990.
  • "The Marxist Long Wave: A Theoretical Assessment", Research and Society, Vol. 1, No.1, 1988.
  • "Capitalist Shopfloor Initiatives, Restructuring and Organizing in the 80's", Review of Radical Political Economics, Vol. 16, No. 4, 1984, with Robert Drago.

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Book Chapters

  • "Comparative Capitalisms and the Marxian Theory of Capitalist Stages", a chapter to be published in German by Verlag Westfälisches Dampfboot.
  • Gonzalez-Perez, M. A., & McDonough, T. "Bien plus que des bananes: les réseaux de responsabilité sociale et les relations de travail dans l'industrie de la banane de la région colombienne d'Urabá", In V. Schmidt (Ed.), Les syndicats face aux défis de la mondialisation : une étude de Réseau international de recherches syndicales (pp. 141-154). Genève, Switzerland: Bureau international du travail ; Réseau international de recherches syndicales, 2011.
  • "Introduction", in Understanding Contemporary Capitalism: Social Structure of Accumulation Theory for the Twenty-First Century. Ed. Terrence McDonough, David M. Kotz and Michael Reich. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010, with Michael Reich and David Kotz.
  • "The State of the Art of Social Structure of Accumulation Theory", in Understanding Contemporary Capitalism: Social Structure of Accumulation Theory for the Twenty-First Century. Ed. Terrence McDonough, David M. Kotz and Michael Reich. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010.
  • "Global Neoliberalism and the Contemporary Social Structure of Accumulation", in Understanding Contemporary Capitalism: Social Structure of Accumulation Theory for the Twenty-First Century. Ed. Terrence McDonough, David M. Kotz and Michael Reich. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010, with David Kotz.
  • "Capital and Emerging 'State-like' Structures in the Global Social Structure of Accumulation", in Understanding Contemporary Capitalism: Social Structure of Accumulation Theory for the Twenty-First Century. Ed. Terrence McDonough, David M. Kotz and Michael Reich. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010, with Emlyn Nardone.
  • "Organising Immigrants: state policy and union organising tactics in the Republic of Ireland", in Union organising: current practice, future prospects, ed. Gregor Gall Palgrave: London, 2009, with Maria-Alejandra Gonzalez-Perez and Tony Dundon.
  • "More than Bananas: Social Responsibility Networks and labour relations in the banana industry in the Urabá Region of Colombia", in Trade Union Responses to Globalization. ILO/ACTRAV: Geneva, 2008, with Maria Alejandra Gonzalez-Perez.
  • "Introduction", in Uninhabited Ireland: Tara, the M3, and Public Spaces in Galway. Galway: Arlen Press, 2007, with Lionel Pilkington and Aine Ni Leime.
  • "The American Regulation School? The Current Stat of Social Structure of Accumulation Theory and the Challenge of Globalization", in Le Transformations Du Capitalism Contemporain, ed. Gilles Rasselet. Paris: L'Harmattan, 2007 with Emlyn Nardone.
  • "The Heart of the Tiger: Income growth and inequality", in Taming the Tiger: Social Exclusion in a Globalised Ireland, ed. David Jacobson, Peadar Kirby and Deiric O'Broin. Dublin: New Island Press, 2006, with Cathal O'Donoghue.
  • "Introduction", in Was Ireland A Colony?: Economics, Politics, Ideology and Culture in the Irish Nineteenth Century, ed. Terrence McDonough. Dublin: Irish Academic Press, 2005.
  • "Colonialism, Feudalism and the Mode of Production in Nineteenth Century Ireland", in Was Ireland A Colony?: Economics, Politics, Ideology and Culture in the Irish Nineteenth Century, ed. Terrence McDonough. Dublin: Irish Academic Press, 2005, with Eamonn Slater.
  • "Political Economy before and after the Famine" in Was Ireland A Colony?: Economics, Politics, Ideology and Culture in the Irish Nineteenth Century, ed. Terrence McDonough. Dublin: Irish Academic Press, 2005, with Eamon Slater and Tom Boylan.
  • "Nineteenth Century Irish Literature and the Post-Colonial Perspective", in Was Ireland A Colony?: Economics, Politics, Ideology and Culture in the Irish Nineteenth Century, ed. Terrence McDonough. Dublin: Irish Academic Press, 2005.
  • "The Western Periphery: Irish Agriculture and Irish Political Economy in the Nineteenth Century", in Economic Thought and Policy in Less Developed Europe: The Nineteenth Century, ed. Michalis Psalidopoulis. London: Routledge, 2002, with Eamonn Slater.
  • "Lenin, Imperialism, and Stages of Capitalist Development", in Imperialism: Theoretical Directions (Key Concepts in Critical Theory), ed. Ronald H. Chilcote. Amherst, New York: Humanity Press, 2000.
  • "The Economists Don White Coats and Replay the Irish Famine with Rats", Conference Proceedings, XXV Annual Colloquium on Research in Economic Psychology and SABE 2000 Conference.
  • "Who Blushes at the Name: John Kells Ingram and Minor Literature", in The Canon in the History of Economic Thought: Critical Essays. London: Routledge, 2000.
  • "International Trade and European Integration", in Core Issues in European Economic Integration. Dublin: Oak Tree Press, 1999, with David Jacobson.
  • "Corporate Social Structure of Accumulation", "Slavery", "Williams-Rodney Thesis", in Encyclopedia of Political Economy, London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1999.
  • "Dependency and Modernization: Perspectives from the Irish Nineteenth Century" in Ideology and Ireland in the Nineteenth Century. Dublin: Four Courts Press, 1998, with Tom Boylan.
  • "Beyond Ireland's Jobs Crisis", in Social Policy in Ireland: Principles, Practice and Problems. Dublin: Oak Tree Press, 1998, with Charles M.A.Clark.
  • "Comment", in Unemployment in Ireland. Ashgate Publishing Ltd: Aldershot, England, 1998.
  • "Social Structures of Accumulation, Contingent History, and Stages of Capitalism", in Social Structures of Accumulation: The Political Economy of Growth and Crisis, ed. by David Kotz, Terrence McDonough, and Michael Reich. Cambridge University Press 1994.
  • "The Construction of Social Structures of Accumulation in American History", in Social Structures of Accumulation: The Political Economy of Growth and Crisis, ed. by David Kotz, Terrence McDonough, and Michael Reich. Cambridge University Press, 1994.

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Reviews

  • "Review of Mapping the Great Irish Famine by Liam Kennedy, Paul S. Ell, E.M. Crawford, and L.A. Clarkson", Journal of the Galway Archaeological and Historical Society, Vol. 53, 2001.
  • "Review of The Chase Across the Globe by Dick Bryan", Science and Society, Vol. 62, No. 4, 1998.
  • "Review of Bertie Ahern: The Autobiography and Who Really Runs Ireland? by Matt Cooper", Business Plus, December, 2009.

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Recent Conference Presentations

  • "The Irish Crash in Global Context", The Seventh Forum of the World Association for Political Economy, Mexico City, May, 2012.
  • "Irish Crisis and Reboot", Crisis, Austerity & Resistance, Limerick, April, 2012
  • "Spatially Restructuring Work: The Cross-Border Case of Automotive Manufacturing in Mexico and the US", 30th International Labour Process Conference, Stockholm, March, 2012 (with Fidelma Murphy).
  • "Social Structures of Accumulation and Capitalist Variation", Comparison, Analysis, Critique - Perspectives on the Diversity of Contemporary Capitalism(s), Frankfurt, February, 2012.
  • "Local Economic Crises in Global Context: An Irish Case Study", European Sociological Association 10th Conference Geneva Conference, Geneva, September, 2011.
  • "The Irish Experience, 'The Developmental State' Thematic Conference", Dublin, July, 2011.
  • "Social Partnerships and the Irish Crisis", Association for Heterodox Economics Conference, Nottingham, July, 2011 (with Tony Dundon).
  • "The Spatial Restructuring of Work and the Maquiladoras of the Auto Industry", Association for Heterodox Economics Conference, Nottingham, July, 2011 (with Fidelma Murphy).
  • "Thatcherism Delayed: The Irish Crisis and the Paradox of Social Partnership", The Sixth Forum of the World Association of Political Economy, Amherst, MA, May, 2011 (with Tony Dundon).
  • "The Celtic Tiger and its Crisis: A Social Structure of Accumulation Analysis", Marxist Perspectives on Irish Society, University of Limerick, October, 2010.
  • "Karl Marx and Stephen Jay Gould: Institutions and punctuated equilibrium", American Journal of Economics and Sociology Conference on Social Provisioning, Embeddedness and Modeling the Economy, Kansas City, October, 2010.
  • "Marx and Long Wave Theory", IIPPE and Greek Scientific Association for Political Economy, Rythmno, Crete, September, 2010
  • "A Class Analysis of the Great Irish Famine", Spalpeens, Gombeens, Squireens: Class Relations in 19th Century Ireland, National University of Ireland, Maynooth, July, 2010.
  • "The Irish Economic Crisis in Global Context", 12th Annual Conference of the Association for Heterodox Economics, Bordeaux, France, July, 2010.
  • "The Irish Crisis in Global Context", The 5th Forum of the World Association for Political Economy, Suzhou, China, May, 2010.
  • "The Crisis and Capital Accumulation: Is the Role of the State Changing?" Left Forum, New York City, March, 2010.
  • "Epistemological problems and ontological solutions: Bhaskar's renewal of Marxist philosophy of science", Association for Heterodox Economics 11th Annual Conference, London, July, 2009. (with Brian O'Boyle).
  • "Transnational 'state-like' structures and the social structure of accumulation", The 4th Forum of the World Association for Political Economy, Paris, France, March, 2009. (with Emlyn Nardone).
  • "Pursuing Pluralism within the Structure of the Orthodox Intro Course", Pluralism in economics: rethinking the teaching of economics, Association for Heterodox Economics and International Review of Economics Education, 18th October, 2008, City University, London.
  • "Post-post-structuralism and the revival of Structural Marxism", 1968, Impact and Implications, British Sociological Association Theory Study Group Conference in collaboration with Birkbeck Institute for Social Research, 3-4th July, 2008, Birkbeck, University of London (with Brian O'Boyle).
  • "Organising Immigrants? Tactical strategies for trade unions in the Republic of Ireland", International Labour Process Conference (ILPC): Work Matters. March, 2008. University College Dublin (UCD), Dublin, Ireland. (with Maria-Alejandra Gonzalez-Perez and Tony Dundon)
  • "Bitten by the Celtic Tiger", 22nd Association of Industrial Relations Academics of Australian and New Zealand (AIRAANZ) Conference, 6-8 February, 2008, Melbourne (with Tony Dundon and Maria Alejandra Gonzalez Perez).
  • "A New Stage of Capitalism: Globalization in Theoretical and Historical Context", MatchPoints: The Knowledge-Based Economy, Identities and the Transforming State, Aarhus, Denmark, November, 2007
  • "Emerging Global 'state-like' Structures and the Possibility of a Transnational SSA", The 2nd Forum of the World Association for Political Economy, Hamada City, Japan, October, 2007 (with Emlyn Nardone).
  • "Critical Realism, Marxism and the Critique of Neoclassical Economics", Economic Pluralism for the 21st Century, International Confederation of Associations for Pluralism in Economics, 2nd international conference, Salt Lake City, June, 2007 (with Brian O'Boyle).
  • "Trends, Trans-Actions and Trans-National Industrial Relations: A review on the literature on Civil Society and Trade Unions in the Agriculture Sector." IIRA Asian Regional Congress: Changing Global Labour Markets, New Delhi April, 2007 published in International Industrial Relations Association (IRRA) Asian Regional Congress: Changing Global Labour Markets, edited by IIRA, (with Maria-Alejandra Gonzalez-Perez and Srinivas Raghavendra).
  • "Social Responsibility Networks and the emergence of new industrial relations actors: a case study in the banana industry", 14th International Industrial Relations Association (IIRA) World Congress: Social Actors, Work Organization and New Technologies. Lima - Peru. 12th September, 2006, (with Maria Alejandra Gonzalez-Perez and Emlyn Nardone).
  • "Social Responsibility Networks and the emergence of new industrial relations actors: a case study in the banana industry". Poster presented at the 14th International Industrial Relations Association (IIRA) World Congress: Social Actors, Work Organization and New Technologies. Lima - Peru. 12th September, 2006, (with Maria Alejandra Gonzalez-Perez and Emlyn Nardone).
  • "Redes de Responsabilidad Social, alternativas de participación de la sociedad civil global en las relaciones de trabajo: un estudio de caso en la industria bananera". Poster presented at the 14th International Industrial Relations Association (IIRA) World Congress: Social Actors, Work Organization and New Technologies. Lima - Peru. 12th September, 2006, (with Maria Alejandra Gonzalez-Perez and Emlyn Nardone).
  • "The Marxian Theory of Capitalist Stages". The 1st Forum of the World Political Economics Society, Shanghai, April, 2006.
  • "Colonialism and the Irish Nineteenth Century: Economic, Political and Cultural Perspectives", Ireland and Empire, An International Cross-Disciplinary Workshop, Leeds, March, 2006.
  • "Regimes, Structures, Waves and Stages". European Association for Evolutionary Political Economy, Economics, History and Development, Bremen, November, 2005.
  • "The Banana Business: Transforming Brands And Labour Relations Through Green Social Responsibility". Irish Academy of Management Conference, Galway, Ireland. September 2005 (with Maria Alexandra Gonzalez-Perez).
  • "Those the Celtic Tiger has forgotten; Labour Relations Practices and Migrant Workers". Irish Academy of Management Conference, Galway, Ireland. September 2005 (with Maria Alexandra Gonzalez-Perez and Tony Dundon).
  • "Banana Wars: Multi-stakeholders and Corporate Governance". 3rd International Conference on Corporate Governance: Corporate Governance and Corporate Social Responsibility." Birmingham, U.K. July 2005 (with Maria Alexandra Gonzalez-Perez).
  • "Placing Ireland in socially responsible networks of global banana production?" Conference of Irish Geographers, Galway, Ireland. May 2005 (with Maria Alexandra Gonzalez-Perez).
  • "Social Responsibility Networks and Labour Relations: a case study from the banana industry in Colombia". Development Economics Symposium. ESPRU and Dept. of Economics, NUI, Galway, Ireland. April 2005 (with Maria Alexandra Gonzalez-Perez).
  • "More than bananas: social responsibility networks and labour relations in the banana industry in the Uraba region of Colombia", GURN Workshop, Trade Unions, Globalization and Development, Porto Alegre, Brazil, January 2005 (with Maria Alexandra Gonzalez-Perez).
  • "Social Structures of Accumulation: The Last Ten Years", ASSA meetings, Philadelphia, January, 2005.
  • "Social Structures of Accumulation: The Last Ten Years", European Association for Evolutionary Political Economy, 2004, Economics, History and Development, Crete, October, 2004.
  • "Some of those the Celtic Tiger Has Bitten: The Non-EU Female Workers in Ireland in the restaurant and hotel industry". 17th Annual Conference of the Women's Studies Association, Dublin, July, 2004 (with Maria Alexandra Gonzalez-Perez and Tony Dundon).
  • "The American Regulation School? The Current State of Social Structure of Accumulation Theory and the Challenge of Globalization", Les transformations du capitalisme contemporain: faits et theories, Reims, April, 2004.
  • "Teaching Heterodox Economics in the Neoclassical Micro Course", 100 Years of Cambridge Economics, Cambridge, Sepember, 2003.
  • "Global Neoliberalism: The Latest Stage of Capitalism", 100 Years of Cambridge Economics, Cambridge, September, 2003.
  • "Teaching Heterodox Economics in the Orthodox Micro Course: A Sneaky Approach", ICAPE World Conference, Kansas City, June, 2003.
  • "Long Wave Theory and the Debate on Globalization", The Work of Karl Marx and Challenges for the 21st Century, Havana, May, 2003.
  • "What Does Long Wave Theory Have to Contribute to the Globalization Debate?" ASSA meetings, Washington D.C., January, 2003.
  • "What Does Long Wave Theory Have to Contribute to the Globalization Debate?" The 5th Annual Conference of the Association for Heterodox Economics, Dublin, July, 2002.
  • "Ireland's Colonial Status: Economic Political and Cultural Considerations in the Nineteenth Century", ASSA meetings, New Orleans, January, 2001.
  • "The Economists Don White Coats and Replay the Irish Famine with Rats", XXV Annual Colloquium on Research in Economic Psychology and SABE 2000 Conference, Vienna, July, 2000.
  • "The Celtic Tiger in Retrospect and Prospect", 11th Irish-Australian Conference, Perth, April, 2000.

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Grant Income

  • Understanding Globalization from the Perspective of Long-Wave Theory IRCHSS 159,899.05
  • Active approaches to the study of the Great Irish Famine NAIRTL 12,000.00

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PhDs Supervised

  • Konstanze Hoectberger, "The Local Management of an Industrial Evolution: Ireland's Interplay with the Shifting Networks of the ICT Industry's Global Geography". Awarded 2007.
  • Maria Alejandra Gonzalez-Perez, "Social Responsibility Networks in the Banana Industry: The Role of Corporate Social Responsibility and the International Civil Society in Improving Working and Living Conditions in the Banana Industry". Awarded 2008.
  • Brian O'Boyle, "Extending the Realist Contribution to Economic Science: essays on the nature of science and social structure." Awarded 2011

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Conferences Organized

  • Growth and Crisis: Social Structure of Accumulation Theory and Analysis, November, 2007.
  • Irish Economic Association Conference, April, 2001.
  • Third Galway Conference on Colonialism, June, 1999.
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, and 7th annual Graduate Conferences in Marxist Studies, SUNY at Buffalo, Spring 1986-1992.
  • Socialist Scholars Conference, New York, NY, April 1986.

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Other Professional Activity

  • Editor, International Journal of Pluralism in Economics Education.
  • Editor, World Review of Political Economy.
  • Fellow and Council Member, World Association of Political Economy. (2006-present)
  • Review of Radical Political Economics. Editor (1990-1993; 1998-2008).

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Media

Prime Time, The Marian Finucane Show, The Right Hook, Galway Bay FM, TippFM, Irish Times, Sunday Mirror, Phoenix Magazine, La Vanguardia (Barcelona). The Village magazine. The Sunday Eleftherotypia (Greece).

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Community Service

  • Environment Representative, Galway City Development Commission
  • Member, Moycullen Community Development Association
  • National Coordinator and Chair of the National Executive Committee, Irish Green Party / Comhaontas Glas (June, 2003 – December, 2004)

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University Service

  • Chair, Steward's Committee, SIPTU, Academic Section (2010 – present)
  • Union representative, University partnership committee (2010 – present)
  • Member, Economics Department PhD Committee, (2005 – present)
  • Chair, Social Science Research Centre (2004 – 2006), Co-chair (2011 – present)
  • Member, Course Board, MA in Culture and Colonialism (1997 – present)
  • Member, Course Board, MA in Public Advocacy and Activism (2010 – present)
  • Co-Founder and Co-Course Director, MA in Public Advocacy and Activism, (2006 – 2010)
  • Vice Dean for Research, Faculty of Commerce (2002 – 2006)
  • Course Director, MA in Culture and Colonialism (2005)

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