Two events on finance and war/security at UvA

Next week the University of Amsterdam will be hosting two events on the ‘finance-security nexus’. Both are organized by Marieke de Goede and Carola Westermeier as part of the ERC Consolidator Grant project, FOLLOW: Following the Money from Transaction to Trial, with support from the Amsterdam Center for European Studies (ACES). More information below.


War, money and finance

Lecture with Emily Gilbert, 12 November

War and capitalism go hand in hand, but in this lecture Emily Gilbert will discuss how the relationship between war, money and finance has undergone a significant shift in the 21st century.


Finance/security infrastructures

Full day workshop, 13 November

This workshop explores new directions in the ongoing debate on the entanglements of finance and security by focusing specifically on the question of ‘infrastructure’.