Ethnography and New Money

13th March 2016

Very exciting looking event at Alliance Manchester Business school, with presentations and panel discussion from some of the leading authorities in the social studies of finance. Speakers include Bill Maurer, Ismail Erturk, Michael Pryke, Adam Leaver, Donncha Kavanagh, and Yuval Millo. Read More

New Book: The Sociology of Consumption: A Global Approach

29th January 2016

Announcing a major new book by Joel Stillerman, proposing a global approach to the sociological study of consumption. Read More

‘Agencing Markets’ Special Issue

28th January 2016

A new Special Issue of Consumption, Markets and Culture: ‘Agencing Markets’. Edited by Franck Cochoy, Pascale Trompette & Luis Araujo and featuring additional contributions by Michel Callon, Joe Deville, Alexandre Mallard, Susi Geiger, John Finch, Hans Kjellberg, Johan Hagberg,
Cédric Calvignac, and Céline Cholez. Read More

Marketplace Icons

28th January 2016

A selection of articles in Consumption Markets and Culture’s ‘Marketplace Icon’ series are now online. Papers ranging from looking at the MP3, to teddy bears, to the mobile phone Read More

A workshop on Competition(s)

28th January 2016

Call for papers for a workshop on Competition(s), organised by David Stark, Elena Esposito, Kristian Kreiner, Celia Lury, Fabian Muniesa, and Christine Musselin. Deadline for abstracts: February 15th. Read More

Postdoc position on the valuation of pharmaceutical cancer treatments

28th January 2016

Hans Kjellberg draws Charisma readers’ attention to a new three year postdoc position at the Stockholm School of Economics, on the valuation and pricing of pharmaceutical cancer treatment, on a project he jointly leading with Ebba Sjögren. Read More