‘BREAKING BAD’: markets, healthcare and drug money

31st March 2014

Simon Carter explores what Breaking Bad can teach us about the role that markets play in our lives 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

6th Critical Finance Studies conference

14th March 2014

Call for papers for the 6th Critical Finance conference, due to take place in Amsterdam from 13-15 August. Deadline May 1st. Read More

Challenges for Consumer Research and Consumer Policy in Europe

17th February 2014

A call for papers for the International Conference on Consumer Research (ICCR) 2014: Challenges for Consumer Research and Consumer Policy in Europe – deadline May 2nd. Read More