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Finance, extraction and logistics as axes of the third neoliberal moment in Latin America

640 426 Alessandro Peregalli

With the notion of ‘operations of capital’, focused on the interaction between the dimensions of finance, extraction and logistics, authors such as Mezzadra and Neilson have highlighted some ‘underlying transformations of capitalism’ that go well beyond a generic idea of neoliberalism as ‘the hegemonic circulation of economic doctrines or processes…

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Tangling a bi-oceanic corridor

4272 2848 Alberto Valz Gris

In this short essay I want to accept this invitation and initiate a reflection from an excentric site, ‘following things’ across multiple sites (Cook, 2004) along the Chilean-Argentinian section of a bi-oceanic corridor hosting the first stretch of a li-ion supply chain. Li-ion batteries are an indicative, globally diffused product…

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Geopolítica de la fragmentación y poder infraestructural. El Proyecto One Belt, One Road y América Latina

299 168 David Herrera Santana

El artículo busca reflexionar sobre la forma en que, a partir de la década de 1970, se ha producido una “geopolítica de la fragmentación”, referida a la forma fragmentaria de producción del espacio capitalista mundial que tiende, al mismo tiempo, hacia procesos de diferenciación y desarrollo desigual, así como a…

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Sciopero generale dei portuali cileni: blocco dei porti e mobilitazione internazionale

960 640 Alessandro Peregalli

Lo scorso 21 ottobre il sindacato di lavoratori portuali chileno, Unión Portuaria de Chile, ha dato il via a uno sciopero indefinito contro la repressione, lo Stato d’Eccezione e il coprifuoco, decretati e attuati dal governo di Sebastián Piñera in risposta all’insurrezione popolare (segnaliamo questo post di Nicolas Palacios che…

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De Stavola – A New Platform Union. The Case of Rappi in Mexico City

640 427 Into the Black Box

Here the second video of Into the Black Box session at RC21 conference “In and Beyond the City” RC21 Conference 18-21 September, Delhi Roundtable The Global Challenges of Platform Economy: A Trans-Urban Perspective Federico De Stavola – A New Platform Union. The Case of Rappi in Mexico City   The platforms,…

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Mariana Manriquez – The Case of Uber Drivers in Monterrey

640 427 Into the Black Box

Here the first video of Into the Black Box session at RC21 conference “In and Beyond the City” Roundtable The Global Challenges of Platform Economy: A Trans-Urban Perspective Mariana Manriquez – The Case of Uber Drivers in Monterrey Uber, the virtual service that connects drivers to passenger, presents a novel form…

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