Michael R Goldman
Michael R Goldman
Educational Background & Specialties
- Ph.D.: University of California, Santa Cruz, CA, 1994.
- MA: Sociology, University of California at Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA, 1990.
- B.S: History and Journalism, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, 1982.
- Transnational, Political Economic and Urban Sociology
- Transnational Institutions of Finance, Development and Expertise
- FSEM 1905 - Making of Global Cities
- Soc 3417 - Global Institutions of Power: WB, IMT, WTO
- Soc 4090 - Social Change and the Global City
- Soc 4311 - Race, Class & Politics of Nature
- Soc 4321 - Globalize This! Understanding Globalization through Sociology
- Soc 4966W - Major Project Seminar
- Soc 8090 - Topics: Finance, Space, and Power
- Soc 8290 - Topics: Global Cities
- Soc 8790 - Adv. Topics in Theory: Contemporary
- Soc 8890 - Advanced Research Methods: Studying Power Transnationaly
- GLOS 3145 - Theoretical Approaches to Global Studies
- GLOS 3550V - Supervised Research Paper
- GLOS 3900 - Ways of Knowing
- GLOS 3981W - Major Project Seminar
Research & Professional Activities
- co-editor: new book series on Land with Cornell University Press
- Provincializing global urbanism,
- The making of a world city (Bangalore, India),
- Financialization of the city,
- Urban ‘spaces of hope’,
- "Urban Revolutions in the Age of Global Urbanism." Urban Studies." 2015. Sage Publications. 52(11):1947-1961
- "With the Declining Significance of Labor, Who is Building our Global Cities?" 2015. International Labor and Working-Class History. (87): 137-164
- "Development and the City." 2014. In Faranak Miraftab and Neema Kudva, eds., Cities of the Global South Reader. NY: Routledge.
- “As Cities become Financialized…” Interview feature article in Express magazine, Istanbul, Turkey, March 2014.
- Speculative Urbanism and the Making of the next World City." 2011. International Journal of Urban and Regional Research 25:3.
- "Speculating on the Next World City." 2011. In Aihwa Ong and Ananya Roy, eds., Worlding Cities: Asian Experiments and the Art of Being Global, NY and London: Wiley Blackwell.
- "Making World Cities." with Wes Longhofer. 2009. Contexts 8(1, Winter), reprinted in Hartmann and Uggen, Contexts Reader, NY: Norton 2011.
- "How 'Water for All!' Became Hegemonic: The Power of the World Bank and its Transnational Policy Networks." 2007. Special Issue on Global Water Policy. Geoforum 38(5):786-800.
- "Under New Management: Historical Context and Current Challenges at the World Bank." 2007. Special issue on Wolfowitz’s Bank. Brown Journal of World Affairs 8(2, Summer):11-25.
- Imperial Nature: The World Bank and Struggles for Social Justice in the Age of Globalization. 2005. New Haven, CT and London: Yale University Press. Yale UP paperback edition, 2006; India edition, Hyderabad: Orient Longman Press, 2006; Japanese edition, Kyoto: Kyoto University Press, 2008.
- CLA Teaching Award, 2012 - 2013
- McKnight Presidential Fellow, 2006 - 2008
- Distinguished Book Award
- Imperial Nature
- Political Economy of World Systems
- American Sociological Association