International Political Economy Series

Dirty Cities

Towards a Political Economy of the Underground in Global Cities

Editors: Talani, L., Clarkson, A., Pardo, R.P., Pacheco Pardo, R. (Eds.)

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This volume uncovers the relations between globalization and dirty dealings in urban settings, focusing on some capital cities and on the relations between underground and overground dynamics all over the globe. It aims to provide a new take on the dark side of globalization.

About the authors

Alexander Clarkson, King's College London, UK Jennifer Cohen, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA Simon McMahon, King's College London, UK Gonzalo Pozo-Martin, King's College London, UK Ramon Pacheco Pardo, King's College London, UK Roberto Roccu, King's College London, UK Leila Simona Talani, King's College London, UK

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Introduction: Globalization and Its Impact on the Shadow Economies in Global Cities

    Talani, Leila Simona

    Pages 1-12

  • London: The Laundry of Choice? Money Laundering in the City of London

    Talani, Leila Simona

    Pages 15-41

  • Crime and No Punishment: Money, Violence and the Neoliberal Transformation of Moscow

    Pozo, Gonzalo

    Pages 42-63

  • Finding Their Voice? Romanian Immigrant Politics Underground in Rome

    McMahon, Simon

    Pages 64-86

  • Dandong and Sinuiju: The Sino-North Korean Border Shadow Economy

    Pardo, Ramon Pacheco

    Pages 89-109

Buy this book

eBook $79.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-137-34315-4
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  • Download immediately after purchase
Hardcover $115.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-34314-7
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $110.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-349-46551-4
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Dirty Cities
Book Subtitle
Towards a Political Economy of the Underground in Global Cities
Editors
  • L. Talani
  • A. Clarkson
  • R. Pachedo Pardo
  • Ramon Pacheco Pardo
Series Title
International Political Economy Series
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-34315-4
DOI
10.1057/9781137343154
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-34314-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-46551-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 223
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