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Professor David Tyfield

Professor of Sustainable Transitions and Political Economy, Co-Director (Communications)

  1. 2021
  2. Published

    Pandemic (Im)mobilities: Introduction to the Special Issue

    Adey, P., Hannam, K., Sheller, M. & Tyfield, D., 8/03/2021, In: Mobilities. 16, 1, p. 1-19 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  3. E-pub ahead of print

    On the heterogeneity in consumer preferences for electric vehicles across generations and cities in China

    Huang, Y., Qian, L., Tyfield, D. & Soopramanien, D., 30/06/2021, In: Technological Forecasting and Social Change. 167, 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  4. E-pub ahead of print

    Buy, lease, or share? Consumer preferences for innovative business models in the market for electric vehicles

    Huang, Y., Qian, L., Soopramanien, D. & Tyfield, D., 31/05/2021, In: Technological Forecasting and Social Change. 166, 18 p., 120639.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  5. 2020
  6. Published

    Promises of climate engineering after neoliberalism

    Markusson, N. O., Tyfield, D. P., Gjefsen, M. D. & Stephens, J., 20/09/2020, Has it come to this?: Promises and perils of geoengineering on the brink. Sapinski, J. P., Buck, H. & Malm, A. (eds.). New Brunswick NJ: Rutgers University Press, 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  7. Published

    Mobilizing the emergence of Phronetic TechnoScienceSocieties: low-carbon e-mobility in China

    Tyfield, D. P., 2/07/2020, Sociology of the Sciences Yearbook. Springer, p. 225-248 24 p. (Sociology of the Sciences Yearbook).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  8. Forthcoming

    Speculation, complexity and reimagining liber(ali)ty

    Tyfield, D., 2/06/2020, (Accepted/In press) In: Global Discourse.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  9. Published

    Low-Carbon Transition as Vehicle of New Inequalities? Risk-Class, the Chinese Middle Class and the Moral Economy of Misrecognition

    Dean, C. & Tyfield, D., 1/03/2020, In: Theory, Culture and Society. 37, 2, p. 131-156 26 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  10. 2019
  11. E-pub ahead of print

    Towards global relational theorizing: a dialogue between Sinophone and Anglophone scholarship on relationalism

    Nordin, A., Smith, G. M., Bunskoek, R., Huang, C., Hwang, Y., Jackson, P. T., Kavalski, E., Ling, L. H. M., Martindale, L., Nakamura, M., Nexon, D., Premack, L., Qin, Y., Shih, C., Tyfield, D., Williams, E. & Zalewski, M., 11/09/2019, In: Cambridge Review of International Affairs. 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  12. Published

    Beyond ‘Net-Zero’: A case for separate targets for emissions reduction and negative emissions

    McLaren, D., Tyfield, D., Willis, R., Szerszynski, B. & Markusson, N., 21/08/2019, In: Frontiers in Climate. 1, 5 p., 4.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  13. Published

    Where is the politics? E-bike mobility in urban China and civilizational government

    Zuev, D., Tyfield, D. P. & Urry, J., 1/03/2019, In: Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions. 30, p. 19-32 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  14. 2018
  15. Published

    Towards a cultural political economy of mitigation deterrence by negative emissions technologies (NETs)

    Markusson, N. O., McLaren, D. P. & Tyfield, D. P., 26/10/2018, In: Global Sustainability. 1, 9 p., e10.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  16. Published

    From neoliberalizing research to researching neoliberalism: STS, rentiership and the emergence of commons 2.0

    Birch, K., Tyfield, D. P. & Chiappetta, M., 03/2018, SAGE Handbook of Neoliberalism. Cahill, D., Cooper, M., Konings, M. & Primrose, D. (eds.). London: Sage Publishing

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  17. Published

    Innovating Innovation: Disruptive Innovation in China and the Low-Carbon Transition of Capitalism

    Tyfield, D. P., 03/2018, In: Energy Research and Social Science. 37, p. 266-274 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  18. Published

    Stasis, Dynamism and Emergence of the e-Mobility System in China: a Power Relational Perspective

    Tyfield, D. P. & Zuev, D., 01/2018, In: Technological Forecasting and Social Change. 126, p. 259-270 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  19. Published

    Green Keynesianism: Bringing the entrepreneurial state back in(to question)?

    Goldstein, J. & Tyfield, D. P., 2018, In: Science as Culture. 27, 1, p. 74-97 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  20. 2017
  21. E-pub ahead of print

    Critical perspectives on disruptive innovation and energy transformation

    Wilson, C. & Tyfield, D., 3/11/2017, In: Energy Research and Social Science.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  22. Published

    Liberalism 2.0 and the Rise of China: Global Crisis, Innovation and Urban Mobility

    Tyfield, D. P., 18/08/2017, London: Routledge. 264 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  23. Published

    Blinded by (Economic) Science

    Tyfield, D. P., 07/2017, In: Metascience. 26, 2, p. 329-333 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

  24. Published

    Introduction: beyond crisis in the knowledge economy

    Tyfield, D. P., Lave, R., Randalls, S. & Thorpe, C., 4/05/2017, The Routledge Handbook of the Political Economy of Science. Tyfield, D., Lave, R., Randalls, S. & Thorpe, C. (eds.). London: Routledge, (Routledge International Handbooks).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  25. Published

    Research and innovation (and) after neoliberalism: the case of Chinese smart e-mobility

    Tyfield, D. P., 4/05/2017, The Routledge Handbook of the Political Economy of Science. Tyfield, D., Lave, R., Randalls, S. & Thorpe, C. (eds.). Routledge, (Routledge International Handbooks).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  26. Published

    The Routledge Handbook of the Political Economy of Science

    Tyfield, D. P. (ed.), Lave, R. (ed.), Randalls, S. (ed.) & Thorpe, C. (ed.), 4/05/2017, London: Routledge. 486 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  27. Published

    Introduction: Beyond crisis in the knowledge economy

    Tyfield, D., Lave, R., Randalls, S. & Thorpe, C., 28/04/2017, The Routledge Handbook of the Political Economy of Science. Tyfield, D., Lave, R., Randalls, S. & Thorpe, C. (eds.). Taylor and Francis, p. 1-18 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNForeword/postscript

  28. Published

    The political economy of technical fixes: the (mis)alignment of clean fossil and political regimes

    Markusson, N. O., Gjefsen, M. D., Stephens, J. & Tyfield, D. P., 01/2017, In: Energy Research and Social Science. 23, p. 1-10 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  29. 2016
  30. Published

    Doing methodological cosmopolitanism in a mobile world

    Tyfield, D. P. & Blok, A., 1/12/2016, In: Mobilities. 11, 4, p. 629-641 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  31. Published

    Realizing the Beckian vision: cosmopolitan cosmopolitanism and low-carbon China as political education

    Tyfield, D. P., 1/12/2016, In: Theory, Culture and Society. 33, 7-8, p. 301-309 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  32. Published

    Building the new international science of the agriculture–food–water–environment nexus in China and the world

    Zhu, X., Parry, M., Lu, Y., Heard, M., Ying, G., Vaughan, S., Shen, J., Jenkins, A., Wang, Y., Lacorte, S., Ouyang, T., Salcedo, F. P., Niu, J., Quinton, J., Luo, C., Zhang, F., Zhang, G., Davies, W., Jones, K. & Tyfield, D., 1/11/2016, In: Ecosystem Health and Sustainability. 2, 11, 7 p., e01249.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  33. Published

    Low-carbon mobility transitions in China

    Tyfield, D. P. & Zuev, D., 30/09/2016, Low Carbon Mobility Transitions. Hopkins, D. & Higham, J. (eds.). Oxford: Goodfellow Publishers Ltd

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  34. Published

    The Politics and Practices of Low-Carbon Urban Mobility in China: 4 Future Scenarios

    Tyfield, D. P., Zuev, D., Li, P. & Urry, J., 23/06/2016, Lancaster: Centre for Mobilities Research, Lancaster University.

    Research output: Working paper

  35. Published

    Science, innovation and neoliberalism

    Tyfield, D. P., 21/06/2016, The handbook of neoliberalism. Springer, S., Birch, K. & MacLeavy, J. (eds.). Routledge, (Routledge International Handbooks).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  36. Published

    The economics of research: the contribution of critical realism

    Tyfield, D. P., 17/06/2016, Crisis system: a critical realist and environmental critique of economics and the economy. Naess, P. & Price, L. (eds.). London: Routledge, p. 30-47 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  37. Published
  38. Published

    Mobility intersections: social research, social futures

    Buscher, M., Sheller, M. & Tyfield, D. P., 2016, In: Mobilities. 11, 4, p. 485-497 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  39. 2015
  40. Published

    ‘What is to be done?’: insights and blind spots from cultural political economy(s)

    Tyfield, D., 10/2015, In: Journal of Critical Realism. 14, 5, p. 530-548 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  41. Published

    ‘Meet the new boss … same as the old boss?’: technology, toil and tension in the agrofuel frontier

    Garvey, B., Tyfield, D. & De Mello, L. F., 07/2015, In: New Technology, Work and Employment. 30, 2, p. 79-94 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  42. Published

    Low carbon innovation in China: from overlooked opportunities and challenges to transitions in power relations and practices

    Tyfield, D., Ely, A. & Geall, S., 07/2015, In: Sustainable Development. 23, 4, p. 206-216 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  43. Published

    Socio-economic data for global environmental change research

    Otto, I., Biewald, A., Coumou, D., Feulner, G., Köhler, C., Nocke, T., Blok, A., Gröber, A., Selchow, S., Tyfield, D., Volkmer, I., Schellnhuber, H. J. & Beck, U., 06/2015, In: Nature Climate Change. 5, 6, p. 503-506 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  44. Published

    Low carbon innovation in Chinese urban mobility: prospects, politics and practices

    Tyfield, D., Zuev, D., Li, P. & Urry, J., 2015, Brighton: STEPS Centre, 70 p.

    Research output: Working paper

  45. Published

    Low-carbon innovation in China: prospects, politics and practices

    Tyfield, D., Ely, A., Urban, F., Geall, S., Zuev, D. & Urry, J., 2015, Brighton: STEPS Centre, 43 p.

    Research output: Working paper

  46. 2014
  47. Published

    King Coal is dead, long live the King! the coal renaissance in the emergence of low carbon societies

    Tyfield, D., 09/2014, In: Theory, Culture and Society. 31, 5, p. 59-81 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  48. Published

    Special issue: energy & society

    Tyfield, D. (ed.) & Urry, J. (ed.), 09/2014, In: Theory, Culture and Society. 31, 5

    Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issuepeer-review

  49. Published

    Complexity, knowledge politics and the remaking of class: response to Levins

    Tyfield, D., 06/2014, In: International Critical Thought. 4, 2, p. 241-254 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  50. Published

    Editorial introduction: introduction to special issue on ‘Mobilities and Foucault’

    Tyfield, D., Manderscheid, K. & Schwanen, T., 2014, In: Mobilities. 9, 4, p. 479-492 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  51. Published

    Putting the power in ‘socio-technical regimes’ – e-mobility transition in China as political process

    Tyfield, D., 2014, In: Mobilities. 9, 4, p. 585-603 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  52. Published

    Responsible innovation across borders: tensions, paradoxes and possibilities

    MacNaghten, P., Owen, R., Stilgoe, J., Wynne, B., Azevedo, A., de Campos, A., Chilvers, J., Dagnino, R., di Giulio, G., Frow, E., Garvey, B., Groves, C., Hartley, S., Knobel, M., Kobayashi, M., Lehtonen, M., Lezaun, J., Mello, L., Monteiro, M., Pamplona da Costa, J. & 8 others, Rigolin, C., Rondani, B., Staykova, M., Taddei, R., Till, C., Tyfield, D., Wilford, S. & Velho, L., 2014, In: Journal of Responsible Innovation. 1, 2, p. 191-199 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  53. 2013
  54. Published

    Transition to Science 2.0: ‘remoralizing’ the economy of science

    Tyfield, D., 12/2013, In: Spontaneous Generations : A Journal for the History and Philosophy of Science. 7, 1, p. 29-48 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  55. Published

    Theorizing the Bioeconomy: Biovalue, Biocapital, Bioeconomics or...What?

    Birch, K. & Tyfield, D., 05/2013, In: Science, Technology, and Human Values. 38, 3, p. 299-327 29 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  56. Published

    Transportation and low-carbon development

    Tyfield, D., 7/03/2013, Low carbon development: key issues. Urban, F. & Nordensvärd, J. (eds.). London: Routledge, (Key issues in environment and sustainability).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)

  57. Published

    Tracking down the transcendental argument and the synthetic a Priori: Chasing fairies or serious ontological business?

    Tyfield, D., 1/01/2013, Contributions to Social Ontology. Lawson, C., Latsis, J. S. & Martins, N. (eds.). Taylor and Francis, p. 142-159 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  58. Published

    Cosmopolitan communities of climate risk: conceptual and empirical suggestions for a new research agenda

    Beck, U., Blok, A., Tyfield, D. & Zhang, J. Y., 01/2013, In: Global Networks. 13, 1, p. 1-21 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  59. Published

    The Demise of Capitalism? Lessons from an Entropic Perspective on the Current Crises - Review of Robert Biel (2012) 'The Entropy of Capitalism'

    Tyfield, D., 01/2013, In: Journal of Critical Realism. 12, 1, p. 112-128 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  60. 2012
  61. Published

    Greening China’s ‘Cars’: Could the Last be First?

    Tyfield, D. & Urry, J., 09/2012, Lancaster: Lancaster University.

    Research output: Working paper

  62. Published

    The Economics of Science – A Case Study in the Contribution of Ontology

    Tyfield, D., 07/2012.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Conference paper

  63. Published

    A Cultural Political Economy of Research and Innovation in an Age of Crisis

    Tyfield, D., 06/2012, In: Minerva. 50, 2, p. 149-167 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  64. 2011
  65. Published

    The economics of science : a critical realist overview. Volume 1. Illustrations and philosophical preliminaries

    Tyfield, D., 11/11/2011, London: Routledge. 248 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  66. Published
  67. Published

    Food systems transition and disruptive low carbon innovation: implications for a food security research agenda.

    Tyfield, D., 07/2011, In: Journal of Experimental Botany. 62, 11, p. 3701-3706 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  68. 2010
  69. Published

    Low carbon China : the role of international collaboration.

    Tyfield, D. & Wilsdon, J., 29/10/2010, Sustainable reform and development in post-Olympic China. Yao, S., Bin, W., Morgan, S. & Sutherland, D. (eds.). London: Routledge, 224 p. (Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  70. Published

    Game-changing China : lessons from China about disruptive low carbon innovation.

    Tyfield, D., Jin, J. & Rooker, T., 06/2010, London: NESTA, 52 p.

    Research output: Working paperOther

  71. Published

    Cosmopolitan China?

    Tyfield, D. & Urry, J., 2010, In: Soziale Welt. 61, 3-4, p. 277-294 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  72. Published

    Low-carbon disruptive innovation in China.

    Tyfield, D. & Jin, J., 2010, In: Journal of Knowledge-based Innovation in China. 2, 3, p. 269-282 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  73. Published

    Low-carbon innovation in China – introduction to the special issue

    Tyfield, D. & Jin, J., 2010, In: Journal of Knowledge-based Innovation in China. 2, 3

    Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issuepeer-review

  74. Published

    Neoliberalism, intellectual property and the global knowledge economy.

    Tyfield, D., 2010, The rise and fall of neoliberalism : the collapse of an economic order?. Birch, K. & Mykhnenko, V. (eds.). London: Zed, p. 60-76 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  75. 2009
  76. Published

    The importance of the 'international collaboration dividend': the case of China.

    Tyfield, D., Zhu, Y. & Cao, J., 11/2009, In: Science and Public Policy. 36, 9, p. 723-735 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  77. Published

    Low carbon China : disruptive innovation and the role of international collaboration.

    Tyfield, D. & Wilsdon, J., 01/2009, Nottingham: University of Nottingham, 33 p.

    Research output: Working paperOther

  78. Published

    A Surplus of 'Surplus'?

    Tyfield, D., 2009, In: Science as Culture. 18, 4, p. 497-500 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  79. Published

    Cosmopolitan China: Lessons from International Collaboration in Low-Carbon Innovation

    Tyfield, D. & Urry, J., 2009, In: British Journal of Sociology. 60, 4, p. 793-812 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  80. Published

    Raging at imaginary Don-Quixotes: a reply to Giraud and Weintraub.

    Tyfield, D., 2009, In: Erasmus Journal for Philosophy and Economics. 2, 1, p. 60-69 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  81. 2008
  82. Published

    Collaboration not Confrontation: low carbon China and the role of international collaboration

    Tyfield, D., 11/2008, In: China-Britain Business Review.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  83. Published

    Low carbon innovation in China

    Tyfield, D., 29/10/2008

    Research output: Other contribution

  84. Published

    Enabling TRIPs : The pharma-biotech-university patent coalition.

    Tyfield, D., 2008, In: Review of International Political Economy. 15, 4, p. 535-566 32 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  85. Unpublished

    Four fallacies regarding the current crisis.

    Tyfield, D., 2008, (Unpublished) Lancaster: University of Lancaster.

    Research output: Working paperOther

  86. Published

    The impossibility of finitism: from SSK to ESK?

    Tyfield, D., 2008, In: Erasmus Journal for Philosophy and Economics. 1, 1, p. 61-86 26 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  87. 2007
  88. Unpublished

    The debate about transcendental arguments in critical realism (Presentation)

    Tyfield, D., 17/03/2007, (Unpublished)

    Research output: Other contribution

  89. 2006
  90. Published

    Chasing fairies or serious ontological business : tracking down the transcendental argument.

    Tyfield, D., 12/2006, Contributions to social ontology. Lawson, C., Latsis, J. S. & Martin, N. (eds.). London: Routledge, 320 p. (Routledge Studies in Critical Realism).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  91. Published

    Philosophy and Green Economics: An Introduction

    Tyfield, D., 2006, In: The Green Economist.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

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