Diprose, R., Kurniawan, N. I., & Macdonald, K. (2019) Many domains of transnational policy are now governed through dynamic, multilevel governance processes, encompassing transnational, national, and subnational scales. In such settings, both membership of policy communities and distributions of authority within them become more fluid and openly contested— increasing the importance of the politics of [...]
Neoliberal performatives and the ‘making’ of Payments for Ecosystem Services (PES). Progress in Human Geography, 43(1), 3-25.
Vijay Kolinjivadi, Gert Van Hecken, Diana Vela Almeida, Jérôme Dupras, Nicolás Kosoy (2019). This paper argues that Payments for Ecosystem Services (PES) serve as a neoliberal performative act, in which idealized conditions are re-constituted by well-resourced and networked epistemic communities with the objective of bringing a distinctly instrumental and utilitarian relationality between humans and nature into existence. We illustrate the [...]