Lela Rekhviashvili

Lela Rekhviashvili is a post-doctoral researcher at Leibniz Institute for Regional Geography, Leipzig. Her research interests include the political economy of transition, informal economic practices, social movements, everyday resistance, and urban mobility. Her academic publications discuss post-soviet shared taxies in a comparative perspective with ride-sharing and informal transport, impact of institutional change, particularly of marketisation policies on informal economic practices, and the role of everyday resistance in production of public space.

Lela, will take part in the panel “New Economies, New Landscapes” during symposium.