William Davies is a political economist, teaching at Goldsmiths, University of London. He is author of The Happiness Industry: How the government & big business sold us wellbeing (Verso, 2015) and The Limits of Neoliberalism: Authority, Sovereignty and the Logic of Competition (Sage, 2014). His writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Atlantic, The New Left Review and The New Statesman.
...because that’s the Conservative Party’s job? https://t.co/qeAK2Zf4wn
The most unexpected turn is his dive into Callon-style exaggeration of the role of neo-classical economics.
Something oddly reassuring about Giddens still Giddensing in 2017, though he clearly has no political ideas any lon… https://t.co/fyxBBBsA4H