On August 15th, 2017, the Center for Research and Studies in Financial Economics of the Faculty of Economics of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) granted the “Ifigenia Martínez” recognition to Kari Polanyi Levitt. The award ceremony took place at the Consulate General of Mexico in Montreal, Canada.
Before the event, the Karl Polanyi Institute of Political Economy organized a mini-conference on “Globalisation, Financialisation, and Development” at Concordia University. Mrs. Polanyi Levitt talk at this event was entitled “The Myth of the Global Economy: Decline of the West and Rise of the Rest”. See the program here.