Recent Publications (past 5 years)


2017 Matias E. Margulis (ed.)The Global Political Economy of Raúl Prebisch (Abingdon and New York: Routledge). 

2014 Matias E. Margulis, Nora McKeon & Saturnino M. Borras Jr. (eds.), Land Grabbing and Global Governance (Abingdon and New York: Routledge). 


Forthcoming. Matias E. Margulis. "Negotiating From the Shadows: How the UN Shapes the Rules of the WTO," Review of International Political Economy.

2017 Matias E. Margulis. "The Forgotten History of Food Security in the Multilateral Trading Negotiations," World Trade Review 16(1): 25-57

2015 Matias E. Margulis, “Regulating Food-based Agrofuels: The Prospects and Challenges of International Trade Rules,” Canadian Food Studies 2(2): 97-106. 

2015 Matias E. Margulis, "Canada at the G8 and UN Committee on World Food Security: Forum-shifting in global food security governance," Canadian Foreign Policy Journal 21(2): 164-178. 

2014 Matias E. Margulis, “Trading Out of the Global Food Crisis? The WTO and the Geopolitics of Agro-Power,” Geopolitics 19(2): 322-350. 

2013 Matias E. Margulis, “The Regime Complex for Food Security: Implications for the Global Hunger Challenge,” Global Governance 19(1): 53-67. 

2013 Thomas Sikor, Graeme Auld, Anthony J. Bebbington, Tor A. Benjaminsen, Bradford S. Gentry, Carol A. Hunsberger, Anne-Marie Izac, Matias E. Margulis, Tobias Plieninger, Heike Schroeder & Caroline Upton, “Global Land Governance: From Territory to Flow?” Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability 5(5): 52-527. 

2013 Matias E. Margulis, Nora McKeon & Saturnino M. Borras Jr., “Land Grabbing and Global Governance: Critical Perspectives”, Globalizations 10(1): 1-23. 

2013 Matias E. Margulis & Tony Porter, “Governing the Global Land Grab: Multipolarity, Ideas and Complexity in Transnational Governance,” Globalizations 10(1): 65-86. 

Book Chapters 

Forthcoming. Matias E. Margulis. “A New Gray Zone in Global Trade Governance? Recent Developments on Food Security at the World Trade Organization,” in Daniel Drache & Lesley Jacobs (eds.), Crises and Resilience in International Economic Law: Global Governance and Policy Spaces (Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, in press)

2017 Matias E. Margulis. “The Global Governance of Food Security,” in Joachim Koops & Rafael Biermann (eds.), Handbook of Inter-Organizational Relations (London: Palgrave MacMillan): 503-525.

2016 Matias E. Margulis & Jessica Duncan. “Global Food Governance: Institutions, Actors and Dynamics,” in Mustafa Koc, Jennifer Sumner & Anthony Winson (eds.), Critical Perspectives in Food Studies (Toronto: Oxford University Press): pp. 270-295

2014 Matias E. Margulis, “The World Trade Organization and Food Security after the Global Food Crises,” in Daniel Drache & Lesley Jacobs (eds.), Linking Global Trade and Human Rights: New Policy Space in Hard Economic Times (New York: Cambridge University Press): 236-258. 

2014 Matias E. Margulis, “Emergent Global Land Governance,” in Karen C. Seto & Anette Reenberg (eds.), Rethinking Global Land Use in an Urban Era (Cambridge: MIT Press): 183-200. 

Reports & Op-eds

2017 Matias E. Margulis, "Canada food and nutrition strategies," Brookings Institution/Ending Rural Hunger.

2017 Matias E. Margulis, "Why global feminism and food security go hand in hand," 21 September.
2016 Matias E. Margulis & Priscilla Claeys, “Peasants,smallholders and post-global food crisis agriculture investment programs,” Fondation Maison des sciences de l'homme Working Paper Series.

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