Zofia Łapniewska

Lecturer in Economics, Jagiellonian University


Zofia Łapniewska is feminist economist and researcher, in her work using the latest institutional, ecological and degrowth theories. In the years 2012-2016 she was a post-doctoral researcher, incl. at the Humboldt University of Berlin and the London School of Economics and Political Science. Currently, she is a Lecturer at the Jagiellonian University in Krakow. The topics on which she mainly focuses in her research are: commons (and more broadly – communal systems), cooperatives, the economy of care and alternatives for the future.

Read more from Zofia Łapniewski: 

Łapniewska, Z. (2019). “Cooperatives governing energy infrastructure: A case study of Berlin’s grid”, Journal of Co-operative Organization and Management 7(2), 100094: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcom.2019.100094

Łapniewska, Z. (2019). “Energy, equality and sustainability? European electricity cooperatives from a gender perspective”, Energy Research & Social Science 57, 101247: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.erss.2019.101247

Łapniewska, Z. (2016). “Reading Elinor Ostrom through a Gender Perspective”, Feminist Economics 22(4), 129-151: https://doi.org/10.1080/13545701.2016.1171376