Verónica Gago

Verónica Gago is Professor of Social Sciences at the University of Buenos Aires and a professor at the Instituto de Altos Estudios Sociales (IDAES), Universidad Nacional de San Martín. She was part of Colectivo Situaciones, a militant collective actively engaging with social and political movements in Argentina, which deeply influences her work. Gago has published numerous articles on issues of capital, social movements, and popular economies. Her book Neoliberalism from Below: Popular Pragmatics and Baroque Economies (2017) examines how Latin American neoliberalism is propelled not only by corporate and state institutions but also by popular and migrant economies that assume neoliberalism as a battlefield.