Consumption Markets & Culture Best Paper awards 2013

11th April 2014

Consumption Markets & Culture announces its best paper of 2013, as well two that received honorable mentions. Authors include two Charisma members, Hélène de Burgh-Woodman and Dannie Kjeldgaard Read More

Culture and Consumption/Cultura e Consumo

2nd April 2014

Francisco Viera introduces a Portuguese language blog he runs, looking at the role of culture and consumption in our daily lives Read More

Can markets solve problems?

31st March 2014

A new project at Goldsmiths being worked on by Daniel Neyland and Sveta Milyaeva: Market-Based Initiatives as Solutions to Techno-Scientific Problems Read More

Gain an edge with the sociology of finance

25th March 2014

Daniel Beunza introduces a new summer course run by the LSE aimed at taking SSF into finance! Read More

New issue of Journal of Cultural Economy

24th March 2014

A new issue of Journal of Cultural Economy, featuring articles by Esteve Sanz, Patrick J. L. Cockburn, Joanne Entwistle & Don Slater, Cathy Greenfield, Jeremy Valentine, Sveta Milyaeva and Karen Boll, and review articles by Erica Coslor and Ana Isabel Canhoto Read More

Negotiating Integrity: Playing by the book, rewriting the rules, fiddling and cheating

18th March 2014

Conference at Goldsmiths on April 4th on questions of integrity, rules fiddling and cheating. Featuring a keynote by Alex Preda, plus presentations on the manipulative strategies of financial analysts, spread betting odds manipulation, and algorithmic fakes. Registration deadline 21st March. Read More