Presentations

Session Presenter. Global Systemic Crisis and Semiperipheral Countries at FLACSO-ISA Joint International Conference – Power Reconfigurations: Regional and Global Responses in an Age of Uncertainty. Quito, Ecuador. July 2018. (pdf of ppt presentation)

Panelist. Is ‘Environmentalism’ Failing The Global South? Assessing the Rise of Buen-Vivir Environmentalism versus Neoliberal-Extractive Environmentalism. 59th Annual Convention of the International Studies Association. April 2018.

Round-table presentation. Arrested Development? Sub-Saharan Africa in the Stratified World Economy: 1965 to 2015 at 112th Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association. Montréal, Québec, Canada. August 2017. (pdf of ppt presentation)

Session Presenter. Sub-Saharan Africa in the Stratified World Economy at the Development in the Face of Global Inequalities Conference. Barcelona. May 2017.

Session Presenter. Historical Migration, Geopolitical Relation, and Accumulation Regimes: Chinese Investments in Philippine and Zambian Mining with Alvin A. Camba at the Annual Conference of the Association for Asian Studies. Toronto, ON. March 2017. (pdf of ppt presentation)

Session Presenter. Exploring Global Governance and State Formation Through Sea Piracy at the 58th Annual Convention of the International Studies Association. Baltimore, MD. February 2017.

Session Presenter. Foreign Aid and Development: A GWR Approach at 41st Annual Meeting of the Social Science History Association. Chicago, IL. November 2016.

Invited Speaker. The Evolving China-Africa Relationship: Eastern Promises, Western Fears at 111th Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association. Seattle, WA. August 2016.

Session Presenter. China and Global Economic Stratification in an Interdependent World at 111th Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association. Seattle, WA. August 2016.

Session Presenter. Movements in the Periphery/Semi-periphery: An Exploration of China’s Influence on Stratification in the World Economy at 111th Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association. Seattle, WA. August 2016.

Session Presenter. Toward a Multipolar World. High Finance, China and the Global South at 87th Pacific Sociological Association. Oakland, CA. March/April 2016.

Session Presenter. Global Economic Stratification: The China Effect and Sub-Saharan Africa at Annual Meeting of the American Association of Geographers. San Francisco, CA. April 2016.

Session Presenter. China in the Capitalist World-Economy: Development of the Global South at Annual Meeting of the Eastern Sociological Society. Boston, MA. March 2016.

Session Presenter. Class Formation in an Era of Global Precarity at Annual Meeting of the International Studies Association. Atlanta, GA. March 2016.

Session Presenter. Movements in the Stratified World Economy: The China Effect and Sub-Saharan Africa at PROWEL Workshop on Vulnerability, Deprivation, Poverty and Inequalities. Murten, Switzerland. Workshop. December 2015.

Session Presenter. Periphery/Semiperiphery in Motion: An Exploration of China’s Influence on Stratification in the World Economy at Annual Meeting of the California Sociological Association. Sacramento, CA. November 2015.

Session Presenter. China in the Global South: Something New or Borrowed? at 110th Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association. Chicago, IL. August 2015.

Session Presenter. Examining the Impact of Chinese Foreign Aid and Investment on Inequality in Sub-Saharan Africa at Conference on the Evolution of Economic and Social Inequalities in Switzerland and Beyond. Neuchâtel, Switzerland. October 2014. (pdf of ppt presentation)

Session Presenter. The Case of China in Sub-Saharan Africa: Redefining Subversion in the Long Twentieth Century to the Twenty-first at The Long Twentieth Century to the Twenty-first. Binghamton, NY. October 2014.