American Sociological Association

Political Economy of the World-System

The Section on Political Economy of the World-System is concerned with pursuing the study of world-systems over long periods of time, and to the understanding of the difference such a point of departure makes for the integrated analysis of the political economy and its social bases.

Section Officers & Council


Chair: John M. Talbot, 2017
Chair-Elect: Jason W. Moore, Binghamton University 2017
Past Chair: Paul D. Almeida, University of California, Merced 2017
Section Secretary/Treasurer: Matthew C. Mahutga, University of California at Riverside 2018
Student Representative: Martin Jacinto, University of California, Irvine 2018
Student Representative: Ben Marley, Binghamton University 2017

Section Council

Rob Clark, University of Oklahoma 2017
Tanya Karina Heurich Casas, Delaware Valley University 2017
Rebekah Burroway, SUNY - Stony Brook 2018
Jennifer Keahey, Arizona State University 2018
Lu Zhang, Temple University 2019
Victoria Reyes, University of Michigan 2019

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