FESSUD
Financialisation, economy, society and sustainable development

Período
1 de dezembro de 2011 a 30 de novembro de 2016
Duração
60 meses
Financiamento
Comissão Europeia
Resumo

The research programme will integrate diverse levels, methods and disciplinary traditions with the aim of developing a comprehensive policy agenda for changing the role of the financial system to help achieve a future which is sustainable in environmental, social and economic terms. The programme involves an integrated and balanced consortium involving partners from 14 countries that has unsurpassed experience of deploying diverse perspectives both within economics and across disciplines inclusive of economics. The programme is distinctively pluralistic, and aims to forge alliances across the social sciences, so as to understand how finance can better serve economic, social and environmental needs. The central issues addressed are the ways in which the growth and performance of economies in the last 30 years have been dependent on the characteristics of the processes of financialisation; how has financialisation impacted on the achievement of specific economic, social, and environmental objectives?; the nature of the relationship between financialisation and the sustainability of the financial system, economic development and the environment?; the lessons to be drawn from the crisis about the nature and impacts of financialisation? ; what are the requisites of a financial system able to support a process of sustainable development, broadly conceived?

Parceiros

UNIVERSITY OF LEEDS
UNIVERSITA' DEGLI STUDI DI SIENA
SCHOOL OF ORIENTAL AND AFRICAN STUDIES, UNIVERSITY OFLONDON
FONDATION NATIONALE DES SCIENCES POLITIQUES
POUR LA SOLIDARITE ASBL
UNIWERSYTET EKONOMICZNY W POZNANIU
TALLINNA TEHNIKAULIKOOL
HOCHSCHULE FUR WIRTSCHAFT UND RECHT BERLIN
CENTRO DE ESTUDOS SOCIAIS
Pannon Egyetem
NATIONAL AND KAPODISTRIAN UNIVERSITY OF ATHENS
MIDDLE EAST TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY
LUNDS UNIVERSITET
UNIVERSITY OF THE WITWATERSRAND JOHANNESBURG
UNIVERSIDAD DEL PAIS VASCO EHU UPV

Investigadoras/es
Ana Cordeiro Santos (coord)
Ana Raquel Matias
Catarina Frade
Cláudia Lopes
José Reis
Nuno Teles
Palavras-Chave
financialisation, economy, society, environment, sustainable developement, crisis