Joseph Rebello
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Economics
Room number
9.63.64 NB

2012 PH.D.                         University of Massachusetts (Economics)
2002 B.A.                            University of Rhode Island (Political Science)
1997 G.E.D.                         Rhode Island 

Scholarly Work


Ozlem Goner and Joseph Rebello "State violence, nature, and primitive accumulation: dispossession in Dersim." Dialectical Anthropology. Volume 41, Issue 1, 2017.

Joseph Rebello "The Economy of Joyful Passions: a political economic ethics of the virtual." Rethinking Marxism. Volume 18, Issue 2, 2006


"Review of David Graeber’s Debt: The First 5,000 Years." Rethinking Marxism. Volume 25, Issue 2, 2013.

"Review of Dyer-Witheford and de Peuter’s Games of Empire." Rethinking Marxism. Volume 26, Issue 2, 2014

Research Summary

I'm currently writing on primitive accumulation, radical monetary theory, and the political economy of real money trade (RMT) in MMOs.