João Rodrigues


João Rodrigues is lecturer at the Faculty of Economics University of Coimbra and researcher at the Centre for Social Studies. He obtained his PhD from the University of Manchester and his research interests include topics of political economy, from the history of neoliberalism to the financialization of capitalism in Portugal. He has published several works in these areas, including in academic journals such as Cambridge Journal of Economics or Review of International Political Economy. He is also coauthor of Ladrões de Bicicletas, a portuguese blog on political economy, and member of the Editorial Board of Le Monde diplomatique - Portuguese edition.

Latest Publications

Article in Scientific journal

Rodrigues, João (2023), "Melancolia, medo e formas de economia política no breve século XX: de Eric Hobsbawm a Thomas Piketty", Estudos do Século XX, 23, 19-35

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Rodrigues, João (2022), O neoliberalismo não é um slogan - Uma história de ideias poderosas. Lisboa: Tinta-da-China

Book Chapter

Rodrigues, João (2021), Economia Política dos Consensos e dos Dissensos Internacionais, in José Manuel Pureza e Marcos Faria Ferreira (org.), Emancipar o Mundo - Teoria Crítica e Relações Internacionais. Coimbra: Almedina, 115-146