Dr. Ruben Kremers










Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz
Department of Political Science
Centre for Political Economy

Jakob-Welder-Weg-20 (Philosophicum II Building)
55099 Mainz

Office: Philo II 03-225
Email: kremers@politik.uni-mainz.de

Phone: +49 6131 39 25223


Ruben Kremers is a postdoctoral researcher in International Political Economy. His research and teaching focusses on the digitalisation and the financialisation of global capitalism, with a particular focus on fintech and its attempts to provide digital solutions to various political and economic problems.



SoSe 2023

Research interests

  • International Political Economy
  • Critical and interdisciplinary methodologies
  • Globale Finance & Global Tech
  • Fintech startups


Dutta, S., Kremers, R., Pape, F., Petry, J. (2020) Critical Macro Finance: An Introduction. Finance and Society, 6(1): 34-44. https://doi.org/10.2218/finsoc.v6i1.4407.

Kremers, R., Brassett, J. (2017) Mobile Payments, Social Money: Everyday Politics of the Consumer Subject. New Political Economy, 22(6): 645-660. https://doi.org/10.1080/13563467.2017.1306503.