Department of Management, Society and Communication

  • Centre for Business and Development Studies (CBDS)
Rune Møller
Assistant professor

Room: DH.Ø.2.34
Rune Moller Stahl

Rune Møller Stahl is Assistant Professor in Political Economy at Copenhagen Business School.

His research is situated in the field of international political economy with a special focus on the history of economic ideas. His research agenda is centered on the way economic ideas gain influence in the wider policy world, and how relations of power, networks and social forces are shaping the way we conceive the economy. He is currently working on the historical roots of economic inequality and the relationship between democracy, capitalism and liberal governance.

Primary research areas
  • International Political Economy
  • History of Economic Thought
  • Capitalism and Democracy
  • Economic Inequality
  • European Political Economy
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  • Political Economy of Markets
  • Globalization: practices, perspectives and ideologies
Selected publications

"Ruling the interregnum: Politics and ideology in nonhegemonic times." Politics & Society 47.3 (2019): 333-360.

"Economic liberalism and the state: dismantling the myth of naïve laissez-faire." New political economy 24.4 (2019): 473-486.

"From depoliticisation to dedemocratisation: revisiting the neoliberal turn in macroeconomics." New political economy 26.3 (2021): 406-421.

"Neoliberalism with Scandinavian characteristics: The slow formation of neoliberal common sense in Denmark." Capital & Class (2019).

"The economics of starvation: Laissez-faire ideology and famine in colonial India." Intellectual history of economic normativities. Palgrave Macmillan, New York, 2016. 169-184.

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Rune Møller Stahl; Benjamin Ask Popp-Madsen / Defending Democracy : Militant and Popular Models of Democratic Self-defense.
In: Constellations: An International Journal of Critical and Democratic Theory, 10.6.2022
Journal article > peer review
Rune Møller Stahl / Neoliberalism with Scandinavian Characteristics : The Slow Formation of Neoliberal Common Sense in Denmark.
In: Capital and Class, Vol. 46, No. 1, 3.2022, p. 95-114
Journal article > peer review
Rune Møller Stahl / Adam Tooze, Crashed: How a Decade of Financial Crises Changed the World
In: Competition & Change, Vol. 25, No. 3-4, 7.2021, p. 501-503
Book review
Rune Møller Stahl / From Depoliticisation to Dedemocratisation : Revisiting the Neoliberal Turn in Macroeconomics.
In: New Political Economy, Vol. 26, No. 3, 2021, p. 406-421
Journal article > peer review
Rune Møller Stahl; Andreas Møller Mulvad / Socialism Isn’t Just About State Ownership — It’s About Redistributing Power
In: Jacobin Magazine, 13.10.2021
Journal article > peer review
Rune Møller Stahl / The "Economics Ideas" Debate after Neoliberalism
Paper presented at Rethinking Economic Policy, 2021
Paper > peer review
Andreas Møller Mulvad; Rune Møller Stahl / Civilizing Left Populism : Towards a Theory of Plebeian Democracy.
In: Constellations: an international journal of critical and democratic theory, Vol. 26, No. 4, 12.2019, p. 591-606
Journal article > peer review
Rune Møller Stahl / De danske økonomer og neoliberalismen
In: Økonomi på Tværs: Festskrift for Jesper Jespersen. . ed. /Peter Nielsen; Torben Bech Dyrberg; Allan Dreyer Hansen. København : Frydenlund Academic 2019, p. 158-166
Book chapter > peer review
Rune Møller Stahl; Benjamin Ask Popp-Madsen / Defending democracy : Liberal and Republican Modes of Democratic Self-defense.
Paper presented at Movements and Morality, 2019
Paper > peer review
Rune Møller Stahl / Neoliberalism with Scandinavian characteristics: : The Slow Formation of Neoliberal Common Sense in Denmark.
Paper presented at SASE 31st Annual Conference 2019, 2019
Paper > peer review
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2018 – current              

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