political economy

Focuses on the distribution of power and wealth between different groups and individuals, and on the processes that create, sustain and transform these relationships over time

Meet our Speakers

We've gathered some of the top experts in the field to discuss this topic. With years of experience between them, they're well-equipped to offer invaluable insights and perspectives.

Barbara Collier

Barbara Collier

Co-founder, Equinimity Tucson

John Collins

John Collins

Director of Academic Engagement, GI-TOC

Dr Jon Davies

Dr Jon Davies

Lecturer in Criminology, The University of Manchester

Aleksandras Dobryninas

Aleksandras Dobryninas

Vilnius University

Dr Susan Donkin

Dr Susan Donkin

University of Leeds

André Duffles Teixeira Aranega

André Duffles Teixeira Aranega

Marco Dugato

Marco Dugato

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore - Transcrime

King Carl Tornam Duho, ACMA CGMA CA

King Carl Tornam Duho, ACMA CGMA CA

Technical Advisor & Economic Consultant, Dataking Research Lab, Dataking Consulting

Emma Elfversson

Emma Elfversson

Uppsala university

Dr Dorcas Ettang

Dr Dorcas Ettang

University of Kwalazulu-Natal

Helena Farrand Carrapico

Helena Farrand Carrapico

Northumbria University

Zoé Gallos

Zoé Gallos

French Home Office

Francisco Garcia

Francisco Garcia

Journalist

Willem Geelhoed

Willem Geelhoed

University of Groningen, University of Groningen

Alexis Gerbeaux

Alexis Gerbeaux

Kimberly Gianopoulos

Kimberly Gianopoulos

US Government Accountability Office

Stan Gilmour

Stan Gilmour

Director, Thames Valley Violence Reduction Unit

Francesco Giumelli

Francesco Giumelli

Cathy Haenlein

Cathy Haenlein

Royal United Services Institute

Anne-Therese Heckendorff

Anne-Therese Heckendorff

European Foundation for South Asian Studies (EFSAS), Non-profit organization/think tank

Thi Hoang

Thi Hoang

Analyst & JIED Managing Editor, The Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime

Markus Hochmüller

Markus Hochmüller

Pembroke College Oxford

Wim Huisman

Wim Huisman

Éva Veronika Inzelt

Éva Veronika Inzelt

Marie Jauffret-Roustide

Marie Jauffret-Roustide

Centre d'étude des mouvements sociaux (CEMS), Inserm

Talks

Drugs and development debate in Africa - Drugs and Development Hub

01 December 2021, 02:30 PM
Dr Reychad Abdool John Collins Bernice Auma Apondi Anna Paus Anine Kriegler Maria-Goretti Loglo

The private sector and organized crime

01 December 2021, 04:00 PM
Daan van Uhm Thi Hoang Yuliya Zabyelina Marco Dugato Kimberley L. Thachuk Caterina Paternoster

The politics of violence in Mexico and Central America

01 December 2021, 05:30 PM
Gema Kloppe-Santamaría Cecilia Farfán-Méndez Markus Hochmüller Sandra Ley Romain Le Cour Grandmaison

Breaking drug policy silos: Examples from France and Canada

01 December 2021, 05:30 PM
Laurie Wdowiak Déborah Alimi Marie Jauffret-Roustide Karine Bertrand

Statistical analysis of organized crime in France

02 December 2021, 10:00 AM
Helena Farrand Carrapico Zoé Gallos Alexis Gerbeaux Amandine Sourd

Enforcing sanctions regulations in Europe

13 October 2022, 01:00 PM
Heleen over de Linden Willem Geelhoed Francesco Giumelli

Conflict, illicit economies, and community resilience

13 October 2022, 02:30 PM
Americo Maluana Guillermo Vazquez del Mercado Summer Walker Mariana Botero Restrepo Kingsley Madueke Lyes Tagziria

Organized crime in the UK

13 October 2022, 04:00 PM
Francisco Garcia Stan Gilmour Ella Cockbain Felia Allum

The intersection between illicit economies and instability in West Africa

13 October 2022, 05:30 PM
Mouhamadou Kane Freedom Onuoha Lyes Tagziria Eleanor Beevor Kingsley Madueke

Ports

13 October 2022, 05:30 PM
Anna Sergi Fatjona Mejdini Ruggero Scaturro Kristina Amerhauser

Targeted sanctions and organized crime: An examination of the current state of knowledge on implementation and impact

13 October 2022, 07:00 PM
Amanda Kadlec Kimberly Gianopoulos Cathy Haenlein Tom Keatinge

Organized crime and Russian-Ukrainian War

13 October 2022, 07:00 PM
Maryja Šupa Oleksii Serdiuk Anna Markovska André Duffles Teixeira Aranega Aleksandras Dobryninas Dina Siegel

Transforming trauma as preventative strategy: Trauma-informed approaches to nurturing resilience against organised crime in at-risk youth

13 October 2022, 08:30 PM
Judy-Ann Cilliers Agatha Lebethe Dorcas Ettang Barbara Collier

Illicit economies and (in)security in South Asia

14 October 2022, 05:30 AM
Siosi Tameifuna Aaron Magunna Yoana Barakova Anne-Therese Heckendorff

Going local: European cities and the fight against organised crime

14 October 2022, 07:00 AM
Sybille Wilfer Karin Wilschut Marty J. Stanicic Tatiana Morales Susan Donkin

European white-collar crime: Exploring the nature of European realities

14 October 2022, 07:00 AM
Katie Benson Éva Veronika Inzelt Jon Davies Nicholas Lord Wim Huisman

COVID-19 and organized crime

14 October 2022, 11:30 AM
King Carl Tornam Duho, ACMA CGMA CA Stephen Asare Abankwah Cosimo Sidoti Anna Laskai Marco Dugato Lorenzo Vertemati

Understanding the new geographies of organized crime

18 October 2023, 01:00 PM
Alex Bish Ella Cockbain Emilia Ziosi Lauren Pearson

Monitoring the evolution of illicit economies in Afghanistan

18 October 2023, 02:30 PM
John Collins Heather Marquette Arian Sharifi Alastair MacBeath

The impact of organised crime on communities

18 October 2023, 02:30 PM
Dawn Russell Patrícia Neves Anna Quigley Trina O'Connor

Cities and Illicit Economies: criminal power and the impact on urban governance and democracy

18 October 2023, 04:00 PM
Martin Bisp Andrea  Varsori Emma Elfversson Antônio Sampaio Joana Monteiro

Organized Corruption: Political Financing in the Western Balkans

19 October 2023, 08:30 AM
Mentor Vrajolli Ioannis Vlassis Ugljesa (Ugi) Zvekic Fabian Zhilla Eldan Mujanovic Dimitris Ziouvas

The Future of OC: Possible Futures, Possible Actions

19 October 2023, 01:00 PM
Lorenzo Pasculli Maria Khoruk Shirleen Chin Phil Williams Zineb Benalla