Karen Lai

National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Geography

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Scholarly Papers (12)

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Integrating Finance into Global Production Networks

Coe, Neil M., Lai, Karen P.Y. and Wojcik, Dariusz (2014) ‘Integrating Finance into Global Production Networks‘, Regional Studies, Vol. 48, No. 5, pp. 761-777
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 May 2013 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2016
Neil M. Coe, Karen Lai and Dariusz Wojcik
University of Manchester - School of Environment and Development, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Geography and University of Oxford, St. Peter's College
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Global Production Networks, Global Financial Networks, advanced business services, world cities, offshore jurisdictions, financialization

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Financialisation of Everyday Life

Lai, Karen P.Y. (2017) 'Financialisation of everyday life', In Clark, G.L., Feldmann, M., Gertler, M.S. and Wojcik, D. (Eds.) The New Oxford Handbook of Economic Geography, Oxford: Oxford University Press
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Nov 2016
Karen Lai
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Geography
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Financialisation, financial subjects, households, investment, state, consumption

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Conceptualising Islamic Banking and Finance in Malaysia and Singapore: Conventional Rule Regimes, National Forms of Governance, and Islamic Financial Architectures

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2019
Michael Samers and Karen Lai
University of Kentucky - Department of Geography and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Geography
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development, Islamic finance, international financial centre, governance, neoliberalisation, Malaysia, Singapore

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Deconstructing Offshore Finance

Economic Geography, Vol. 91, Issue 3, pp. 237-249, 2015
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 17 Nov 2016
Oxford University - Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Geography and University of Oxford, St. Peter's College
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Offshore Finance, Tax Havens, Financial Centres, Globalisation

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Financial Geography

Lai, Karen P.Y. (2017) ‘Financial Geography’, In N. Castree, M. Goodchild, W. Liu, A. Kobayashi, R. Marston, and D. Richardson (Eds.), The Wiley-AAG International Encyclopedia of Geography: People, the Earth, Environment, and Technology
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 21 Nov 2016
Karen Lai
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Geography
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Finance, business geography, corporate geography, economy, globalization, producer services

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Financialisation of Singaporean Banks and the Production of Variegated Financial Capitalism

Lai, Karen P.Y. and Daniels, Joseph A. 'Financialization of Singaporean banks and the production of variegated financial capitalism', in B. Christophers, A. Leyshon and G. Mann (Eds.) Money and Finance After the Crisis: Critical Thinking for Uncertain Times, Antipode Book Series, Wiley (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Nov 2016
Karen Lai and Joseph Daniels
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Geography and University of British Columbia (UBC)
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Banking, financialization, varieties of capitalism, variegated capitalism, Singapore

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The Lehman Minibonds Crisis and Financialisation of Investor Subjects in Singapore

Lai, Karen P.Y. (2013), ‘The Lehman Minibonds crisis and financialisation of investor subjects in Singapore, Area, Vol. 45, No. 3, pp. 273-282
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 May 2013 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2016
Karen Lai
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Geography
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Financialisation, financial crisis, financial subjects, investors, Minibonds, Singapore

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Unpacking Financial Subjectivities: Intimacies, Governance and Socio-Economic Practices in Financialisation

Accepted for publication (2017) in Environment and Planning D: Society and Space
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2017
Karen Lai
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Geography
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financialisation, subjects, financial literacy, investment, governmentality, agencement, state, Singapore

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Financial Advisors, Financial Ecologies and the Variegated Financialisation of Everyday Investors

Lai, Karen P.Y. (2016) ‘Financial advisors, financial ecologies and the variegated financialisation of everyday investors’, Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers, Vol. 41, No. 1, pp. 27-40
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2017
Karen Lai
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Geography
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Financialisation, financial advisors, ecologies, interviews, ethnography, Singapore

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'Neighbours First, Bankers Second': Mobilising Financial Citizenship in Singapore

Lai, Karen P.Y. and Tan, Choon Hang (2015) ‘ “Neighbours First, Bankers Second”: Mobilising financial citizenship in Singapore‘, Geoforum, Vol. 64, pp. 65-77
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 16 Feb 2019
Karen Lai and Choon Tan
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Geography and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Geography
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Financialisation, financial subjects, financial citizenship, banks, state, Singapore

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Brexit and Shifting Geographies of Financial Centres in Asia

Lai, Karen P.Y. and Pan, Fenghua (2018) ‘Brexit and shifting geographies of financial centres in Asia’, Geoforum.
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Feb 2018
Karen Lai and Fenghua Pan
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Geography and Beijing Normal University (BNU)
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Brexit, financial centres, financial geography, Asia

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How ‘Global’ are Investment Banks? An Analysis of Investment Banking Networks in Asian Equity Capital Markets

Kurtulus, Gemici and Lai, Karen P.Y. (2019) 'How 'global' are investment banks? An analysis of investment banking networks in Asian equity capital markets', Regional Studies, Special issue on ‘New financial geographies of Asia’, DOI/10.1080/00343404.2019.1584393
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 18 Mar 2019
Kurtulus Gemici and Karen Lai
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Sociology and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Geography
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Investment banks, equity capital markets, power, networks, financial centres, Asia