Dr David Neilson

Senior Lecturer, Co-ordinator Societies & Cultures

Qualifications: MA Cant, PhD EAnglia

School of Social Sciences



Political economy, in particular French Regulation School political economy; class analysis; sociology of work and the labour market; Fiji politics.

Recent Publications

  • Neilson, D. (2016). Sociology on the left in New Zealand: Currents and contests in recent and future history. New Zealand Sociology, 31(3), 247-268.

  • Neilson, D., & Stubbs, T. H. (2016). Competition states in the neoliberal era: Towards third-generation regulation theory. Competition & Change, 20(2), 122-144. doi:10.1177/1024529415623917

  • Neilson, D. J. M., Howard, D., & Gaylard, D. (2015). Towards an alternative model of development beyond neoliberal capitalism: Intellectual pessimism grounds intentional global optimism. In 2015 SAA(NZ) Annual Conference. Conference held at University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand.

  • Neilson, D. (2015). Beyond neoliberalism in New Zealand: An extended book review [Review of Beyond the free market: Rebuilding a just society in New Zealand by D. Cook, C. Hill, P. Baskett, & R. Irwin (eds), 2014]. New Zealand Sociology, 30(1), 199-206.

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Contact Details

Name  Extn.  Username  Room  Department
Neilson, Dr David 9359 poli1215 K.2.02A Labour Studies
Neilson, Dr David 9359 poli1215 K.2.02A Sociology Programme