Tom Hashimoto

DPhil candidate

University of Oxford



Tom Hashimoto specialises in post-socialist financial centre development. His foci are financial institutional reforms, collective political will and socio-legal philosophy behind the transition. His most recent book Reviewing EU Accession is due to be published from Brill, Leiden/Boston, and his short commentaries on South-eastern Europe can be found in CE Financial Observer, published by the National Bank of Poland. He is a Lecturer in International Relations and Economics at Vistula University, holds a joint LL.M./MA in Economic Analysis of Law from Rotterdam-Hamburg-SGH, and is a DPhil candidate in Financial Geography at the University of Oxford. He is a Fellow of Higher Education Academy in the United Kingdom.


Research areas:

– Financial centre development;

– Transition economics;

– Jurisprudence;

– Financial and economic reform.

Teaching areas:

– Economics;

– International relations;

– Jurisprudence

– Economic and political geography.