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Koen Smet

Dr.rer.soc.oec. Koen Smet
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CV

since 2015
Research and Teaching Assistant - WU Vienna
2011-2015
Research and Teaching Assistant - University of Salzburg
2007-2011
Research and Teaching Assistant - WU Vienna

Researcher Identifier

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Awards and Honors

2010
WU Vienna's Excellence in Teaching Award

Classifications

Expertise

  • International Economics
  • Political Economy
  • Urban Studies
  • Uneven Development
  • Economic Geography

Activities

Position in scientific committee
  2016 African Review of Economics & Finance - Scientific Committee Member
Reviewer for scientific organization
  2015-2018 The University of the Witwatersrand - External Examiner
Membership in scientific association
  2013-2014 Mattersburger Kreis für Entwicklungspolitik - Member of the Managing Board
Member of the editorial board
  since 2011 Journal für Entwicklungspolitik - Co-Editor
Reviewer for a scientific journal
  since 2016 African Review of Economics & Finance - Reviewer
  2015 Environment and Planning A - Reviewer
  2013 South African Journal of Economics - Reviewer
  since 2011 Journal für Entwicklungspolitik - Reviewer
Invitation to Research Seminar
  2017 Arbeiterkammer Wien - Presentation at Workshop - Neo-nationalist politics
Series editor
  since 2012 Historische Sozialkunde/Internationale Entwicklung - Co-Editor
Reviewer for an international conference
  2016 African Review of Economics & Finance - Scientific Board Member

Publications

Journal article

2019 Smet, Koen. 2019. Rosa Luxemburg’s Importance for Heterodox Economics and the Global South. Journal für Entwicklungspolitik (JEP). XXXV (1), 4-16. (Details)
2017 Mader, Katharina, Smet, Koen, Theine, Hendrik. 2017. Editorial. Kurswechsel, 2017 (2), 3-5. open access (Details)
2016 Smet, Koen. 2016. Housing Prices in Urban Areas. Progress in Human Geography , 495-510. (Details)
2014 Smet, Koen, Seiwald, Markus. 2014. Bergbau als Entwicklungschance? Überlegungen anhand der Beispiele Ecuadors und Südafrikas.. GW-Unterricht 136 (4): 5-18. (Details)
2013 Smet, Koen. 2013. Modelling the Regional Heterogenity of South Africa´s Trade. South African Journal of Economics 81 (4): 517-537. (Details)
  Smet, Koen. 2013. Trade-Induced Unemployment: The Case of Post-Apartheid South Africa. South African Journal of Economics 81 (2): 240-259. (Details)
  Becker, Joachim, Smet, Koen. 2013. Southern Africa: 20 Years Post-Apartheid. Journal für Entwicklungspolitik (JEP) 24 (3), 4-29. (Details)
2012 Becker, Joachim, Smet, Koen. 2012. Fluch oder Segen? China und Indien und der Rohstoffexport Afrikas und Lateinamerikas. Kurswechsel (3): 47-58. (Details)

Chapter in edited volume

2016 Smet, Koen. 2016. Rohstoffunternehmen und Finanzialisierung. In: Rohstoffe und Entwicklung - Aktuelle Auseinandersetzungen im historischen Kontext, Hrsg. Karin Fischer, Johannes Jäger, Lukas Schmidt, S. 126-138. Wien: new academic press. (Details)

Edited book (editorship)

2017 Mader, Katharina, Smet, Koen, Theine, Hendrik, Hrsg. 2017. Ökonomie breiter denken - Das 5-Sektorenmodell. Kurswechsel 2/2017. Wien: Sonderzahl. (Details)

Paper presented at an academic conference or symposium

2018 Becker, Joachim, Smet, Koen. 2018. The Socio-Economic Programmes and Praxis of the Nationalist Right in the EU: the Core-Periphery Divide. 24th Conference on Alternative Economic Policy in Europe "10 years into the crisis - What prospects for a popular political economy in Europe?" Helsinki, Finnland, 27.09-29.09. (Details)
2016 Smet, Koen. 2016. The Financialisation of Multinational Companies in Natural Resource Industries. African Review of Economics and Finance Conference, Kumasi, Ghana, 11.08.-12.08. (Details)
2015 Smet, Koen. 2015. Housing Prices in Urban Areas - A theoretical framework to explain uneven development. Fourth Global Conference on Economic Geography - Mapping Economies in Transformation, Oxford, Großbritannien, 19.08-23.08. (Details)
  Smet, Koen. 2015. Housing Prices in Urban Areas - A Theoretical Framework to Explain Uneven Development. Leeds University Business School - Economics Seminar, Leeds, Großbritannien, 06.05. (Details)
  Smet, Koen. 2015. The cost of housing in urban areas. AAG Annual Meeting, Chicago, Vereinigte Staaten/USA, 21.05-25.05. (Details)
  Smet, Koen. 2015. The cost of housing in urban areas. International Conference on "Financialisation of Financial and Real Estate Markets" Frankfurt, Deutschland, 19.03-20.03. (Details)
2014 Smet, Koen. 2014. City Regeneration Processes and Housing Prices. Zum theoretischen und zeitdiagnostischen Potenzial der Regulationstheorie, Wien, Österreich, 23.05. (Details)
  Smet, Koen, Seiwald, Markus. 2014. Mining as a chance for development? A comparison of key issues in Ecuador and South Africa. 1st Austrian Conference on International Resource Politics, Wien, Österreich, 04.12-06.12. (Details)
2013 Smet, Koen. 2013. The accumulation regime of Salzburg and its interaction with the housing markets. AAG Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, Vereinigte Staaten/USA, 09.04-13.04. (Details)
  Smet, Koen. 2013. Urban Governance and the cost of housing in the city of Salzburg. Cities regeneration processes: the role of entrepreneurs, residents and tourists, Le Havre, Frankreich, 19.09-20.09. (Details)
2012 Smet, Koen. 2012. Sozio-ökonomische Differenzierung trotz sozialen Wohnbaus? Dialog immobilienwirtschaftliche Forschung, Wien, Österreich, 24.05. (Details)
2011 Smet, Koen. 2011. Trade induced unemployment - The case of post-apartheid South Africa. Economic Society of South Africa (ESSA) 2011 Conference, Stellenbosch, Südafrika, 05.09-07.09. (Details)
  Smet, Koen. 2011. Trade induced unemployment - The case of post-apartheid South Africa. Annual Meeting of the Austrian National Economic Association, Graz, Österreich, 03.06-04.06. (Details)
2009 Smet, Koen. 2009. South Africa´s Trade Agreements. Économie Politique Internationale et Nouvelles Régulations de la Mondialisation, Poitiers, Frankreich, 14.05.-15.05.. (Details)
  Smet, Koen. 2009. South Africa´s Trade Agreements. Afrika im Blickpunkt - 1. Wiener Afrikawissenschaftliche Tagung für JungforscherInnen, Wien, Österreich, 16.10.-18.10.. (Details)
2008 Smet, Koen. 2008. A clockwork economy: A three-dimensional trade model imbedded in the general equilibrium theory.. 2nd FIW-Research Conference, Vienna, Österreich, 12.12.-12.12.. (Details)
  Smet, Koen. 2008. A clockwork economy: A three-dimensional trade model imbedded in the general equilibrium theory.. European Trade Study Group Conference, Warschau, Polen, 11.09.-13.09. (Details)
  Smet, Koen. 2008. A clockwork economy. A three-dimensional trade model imbedded in the general equilibrium theory.. 10. Göttinger Workshop "Internationale Wirtschaftsbeziehungen", Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Deutschland, 10.04.-12.04.. (Details)
2007 Smet, Koen. 2007. Stuck in the Middle? The structure of trade between South Africa and its major trading partners. FIW-Research Conference "International Economics", Vienna, Österreich, 14.12. (Details)

Working/discussion paper, preprint

2018 Becker, Joachim, Smet, Koen. 2018. Belgien: Die Nieuw-Vlaamse Alliantie (N-VA) und die Regierung Michel. Neo-Nationalismus in der EU: sozio-ökonomische Programmatik und Praxis. (Details)
2015 Smet, Koen, Nagl, Elisabeth, Rätzer, Florian, Scherer, Thomas Nakon, Schuster, Julia, Steiner, Christoph. 2015. From Land to Housing - A GPN approach of Salzburg. (Details)
2014 Smet, Koen, Seiwald, Markus. 2014. Bergbau als Entwicklungschance? Ein Vergleich zwischen Ecuador und Südafrika.. University of Salzburg, Geographies of Uneven Development, Working Paper, No.1. (Details)
  Smet, Koen. 2014. City Regeneration Processes and Housing Prices.. University Salzburg, Geographies of Uneven Development, Working Paper, No.2. (Details)
2007 Smet, Koen. 2007. Stuck in the middle? The structure of trade between South Africa and its major trading partners.. Department of Economics Working Paper Series No. 115. (Details)

Research report, expert opinion

2014 Zeller, Christian, Hametner, Andreas, Smet, Koen, Seiwald, Markus. 2014. Internationale Expansion in der pharmazeutischen Industrie Österreichs. Wien:Kompetenzzentrum "Forschungsschwerpunkt Internationale Wirtschaft" (Details)

Dissertation

2011 Smet, Koen. 2011. The reintegration of the South African economy into the global economy and its influence on (un)employment in the post-apartheid era. Dissertation, WU Wien. open access (Details)

Diploma thesis

2006 Smet, Koen. 2006. Die Wechselwirkung zwischen Außenhandel und Industrialisierung. Ein empirischer Vergleich zwischen Südafrika und Malaysia in der Periode 1978-2004. Diplomarbeit, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien. (Details)
2003 Smet, Koen. 2003. Het economische denken rond ontwikkelingshulp. Een synthese gebaseerd op drie recente standaardwerken.. Diplomarbeit, Universiteit Antwerpen. (Details)

Projects

2018
Transitioning buildings to full reliance on renewable energy and assuring inclusive and affordable housing (2018-2020) (Details)