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.

Caterina Paternoster

Caterina Paternoster

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Anna Paus

Anna Paus

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)

Lauren Pearson

Lauren Pearson

UC Berkeley

Anna Quigley

Anna Quigley

Community Rep

Dawn Russell

Dawn Russell

Ana Liffey Drug Project

Antônio Sampaio

Antônio Sampaio

Senior Analyst, GI-TOC

Ruggero Scaturro

Ruggero Scaturro

GI-TOC

Oleksii Serdiuk

Oleksii Serdiuk

Kharkiv National University of Internal Affairs

Dr. Arian Sharifi

Dr. Arian Sharifi

Lecturer and Researcher, Princeton School of Public and International Affairs

Cosimo Sidoti

Cosimo Sidoti

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore - Transcrime

Amandine Sourd

Amandine Sourd

French Ministerial Statistical Department for Internal Security, SSMSI/Ministry of Interior

Marty J. Stanicic

Marty J. Stanicic

City of Rotterdam Department of Public Safety

Maryja Šupa

Maryja Šupa

Vilnius University

Lyes Tagziria

Lyes Tagziria

Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime

Siosi Tameifuna

Siosi Tameifuna

Research Analyst, European Foundation for South Asian Studies

Andrea  Varsori

Andrea Varsori

N/A

Guillermo Vazquez del Mercado

Guillermo Vazquez del Mercado

Lorenzo Vertemati

Lorenzo Vertemati

Visiting Professional, University of Glasgow

Ioannis Vlassis

Ioannis Vlassis

Analyst, Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime (GI-TOC)

Mentor Vrajolli

Mentor Vrajolli

N/A

Summer Walker

Summer Walker

GI-TOC

Laurie Wdowiak

Laurie Wdowiak

Inserm - Institut national de la santé et de la recherche médicale (Fr)

Sybille Wilfer

Sybille Wilfer

State Office of Criminal Investigation Berlin, Police Berlin

Dr Phil Williams

Dr Phil Williams

Professor Emeritus, Universirty of Pittsburgh

Karin Wilschut

Karin Wilschut

City of Amsterdam

Talks

Drugs and development debate in Africa - Drugs and Development Hub

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

The private sector and organized crime

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

The politics of violence in Mexico and Central America

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

Breaking drug policy silos: Examples from France and Canada

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

Statistical analysis of organized crime in France

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

Enforcing sanctions regulations in Europe

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

Conflict, illicit economies, and community resilience

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

Organized crime in the UK

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

The intersection between illicit economies and instability in West Africa

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

Ports

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

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

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

Organized crime and Russian-Ukrainian War

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

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 Barbara Collier Dorcas Ettang Agatha Lebethe

Illicit economies and (in)security in South Asia

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

Going local: European cities and the fight against organised crime

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

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

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

COVID-19 and organized crime

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

Understanding the new geographies of organized crime

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

Monitoring the evolution of illicit economies in Afghanistan

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

The impact of organised crime on communities

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

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

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

Organized Corruption: Political Financing in the Western Balkans

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

The Future of OC: Possible Futures, Possible Actions

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