Consumed: Newsletter from the ASA Section on Consumers and Consumption

6th January 2014

The ASA Section on Consumers and Consumption has published Consumed, its new newsletter, which includes a call for papers for the ASA (deadline Jan 8) and has also launched a new website. Read More

Marketization: Special Issue of Studies in Contemporary History

17th December 2013

Call for Papers for a forthcoming Special Issue of Zeithistorische Forschungen/Studies in Contemporary History – deadline January 31, 2014 Read More

Markets and (Re-)Valuations inside Sustainability Transformations

11th December 2013

Subtheme 56 at 30th EGOS Colloquium, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, July 3–5, 2014 Deadline for submission January 13, 2014. See here […]

Valuation Studies Issue 2 OUT NOW!

9th December 2013

The peer reviewed open access journal has four articles by Muniesa & Helgesson; Heuts & Mol; Elyachar; and Ehrenstein & Muniesa Read More

Devising or agencing markets?

5th December 2013

Are consumer markets devised or ‘agenced’? Liz McFall wonders in this first follow up to the ESF Agencing Markets workshop and extract from her forthcoming book Devising Consumption. Read More

For financial certainty, try machine gambling

5th December 2013

Martha Poon explores Natasha Dow Schüll’s book ‘Addiction by Design’ in a new essay in the Journal of Cultural Economy Read More