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Prof Kevin Gray

Post:Professor of International Relations (International Relations, School of Global Studies, International Development)
Other posts:Research Fellow (Centre for Global Political Economy)
Location:ARTS B B368

Telephone numbers
UK:01273 678947
International:+44 1273 678947
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Kevin Gray joined the Department in 2006. His research interests relate to the political economy of development, with a regional focus on East Asia.  He has researched widely on the region, and in particular, on the political economy of both North and South Korea. He also has interests in Gramscian approaches to international relations and in theories of late development and state formation.  

His research has been published in in Review of International Political Economy, Journal of Contemporary Asia, Pacific Review, North Korean Review, Globalizations, New Political Economy, Third World Quarterly and New Left Review. His is also the author of Korean Workers and Neoliberal Globalisation (Routledge, 2008), Labour and Development in East Asia: Social Forces and Passive Revolution (Routledge, 2015). He has co-edited volumes on (with Barry Gills) People Power in an era of global crisis: rebellion, resistance and liberation (2012); (with Craig Murphy) Rising Powers and the Future of Global Governance (2013); (with Barry Gills) Rising Powers and South-South Cooperation (2017).


Professor of International Relations