Political Economist and SFU Geography Professor Geoff Mann joins Am Johal in episode 13 of Below the Radar. They discuss two of Geoff’s recent books: In the Long Run We Are All Dead and Climate Leviathan, which was co-written by Joel Wainwright. For those who may not be familiar with Keynesian economics, Geoff Mann has a way of communicating concepts that makes them easily digestible for all audiences — even without a degree in economics.
About Our Guest
Geoff Mann is a professor and undergraduate programs chair in the Department of Geography at Simon Fraser University, where he also directs the Centre for Global Political Economy. His most recent books are In the Long Run We Are All Dead: Keynesianism, Political Economy and Revolution(Verso, 2017) and Climate Leviathan: A Political Theory of Our Planetary Future, co-authored with Joel Wainwright (Verso, 2018). He and his family live near Trout Lake, in Vancouver.
CITE THIS EPISODE
Johal, Am. “Keynesian economics and the hope for climate X — with Geoff Mann.” Below the Radar, SFU’s Vancity Office of Community Engagement. Podcast audio, March 24, 2019. https://www.sfu.ca/vancity-office-community-engagement/below-the-radar-podcast/episodes/13-geoff-mann.html.
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