Neil Kasselman


Neil joined GovInn from the Department of Political Sciences where he was an assistant lecturer. He is a postgraduate student in the Department and holds an undergraduate degree in International Relations and a major in Spanish from the University of Pretoria. He is a keen student of political economy and interested in monetary theory and financial systems.

Neil Kasselman

Neil’s research is focused in the new economic governance cluster where he studies monetary theory , alternative currencies, alternative economic governance, sustainable development and regional economic associations. At an academic level he’s research is focused on cryptocurrencies and complementary currencies. Neil has studied Spanish on exchange at the University of Buenos Aires and worked as both a volunteer teacher and adventure guide in the Peruvian Andes.

Research Interest

  • Political Economy
  • Financial systems and monetary theory
  • Alternative economic organisation
  • Sustainable economic development
  • Complementary Currencies
  • Cryptocurrencies
  • Decentralisation
  • Collective governance
  • Regional monetary unions


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