MoneyLab: Coining Alternatives

14th October 2013

MoneyLab: a new site for researchers interested in digital experiments with revenue models and alternative payment forms and currencies Read More

Plastic economies

3rd October 2013

Gay Hawkins on Accumulation: The Material Politics of Plastic, a new collection co-edited with Jennifer Gabrys and Mike Michael Read More

The matter of the credit card

3rd October 2013

Why might the plastic in the plastic card card matter? Joe Deville finds out Read More

Everyday Debt and Credit: Special Issue of Cultural Studies

26th September 2013

Call for Papers for a Special Issue of Cultural Studies exploring how debt and credit circulate through the everyday and the intimate. Edited by Gregory J. Seigworth and Joe Deville. Expressions of interest by February 2014. Read More

Just looking? Choice and constraint in practices of visual consumption at magazine newsstands

26th September 2013

A new paper by Mehita Iqani, published in Consumption Markets & Culture, that looks at the practices of looking that occur in London’s newsstands Read More

Saving public money: The new moral economy of recycling

26th September 2013

Katy Wheeler on the changing moral economy of recycling and the effects of different systems of recycling provision Read More