‘Imitation, Contagion, Suggestion: Rethinking the Social’

23rd April 2015

Announcing a major conference to take place at CBS in May on ‘Imitation, Contagion, Suggestion: Rethinking the Social’ Read More

Research Colloquium on ‘Crowd Dynamics and Financial Markets’

21st April 2015

Announcing the spring Research Colloquium on ‘Crowd Dynamics and Financial Markets’ to be held at the Copenhagen Business School. Featuring Alex Preda and Roland Gemayel, Paul Crosthwaite, Liz McFall, and Olivier Godechot Read More

MoneyLab Reader – out now!

9th April 2015

The print edition of the MoneyLab reader is out now – edited by Geert Lovink, Nathaniel Tkacz, and Patricia de Vries and featuring a stellar lineup, including Finn Brunton, Max Haiven, Keith Hart, Bill Maurer, Saskia Sassen, Lana Swartz, Erin B. Taylor, Tiziana Terranova, Nathaniel Tkacz amongst many others Read More

PhD opportunity at Linköping University: tax compliance

8th April 2015

Why do people pay taxes? The main objective for this PhD position is to analyse one or several tax compliance initiatives from a qualitative perspective. Read More

Challenging the smooth flow to calamity: how ethnic diversity deflates price bubbles

8th April 2015

Announcing a LSE public lecture by David Stark, reporting on the results of a study that he and his colleagues designed to test the role of ethnic diversity in deflating prices bubbles. Sponsored by the Centre for Analysis of Risk and Regulation (CARR) Read More

Data, Now Bigger and Better!

7th April 2015

Announcing a new book edited by Tom Boellstorff and Bill Maurer exploring the theoretical provocations needed to respond to the questions posed by the rise of ‘big data’ Read More