What stops ranking?

10th December 2012

Jose Ossandon reflects on issues surrounding quantification in rankings and scores, as explored in a recent workshop at the Copenhagen Business School Read More

EGOS 2013 CFP Cultural Economies and Economic Cultures in the Organization of Markets

9th December 2012

EGOS conference in Montreal 2013 call for short papers for a sub-theme exploring the role of culture in organizing markets Read More

Value and Currency in Peer Production

6th December 2012

Call for papers for a new special issue from The Journal of Peer Production. Deadline January 28, 2013. Read More

The Economy of the Quota: The Financial Ecologies and Commercial Circuits of Retail Credit Cards in Santiago, Chile

6th December 2012

A report on preliminary research conducted by Jose Ossandon into how credit limits move between people and homes. Translated by Taylor Nelms Read More

New directions in consumption and consumer studies

4th December 2012

CFP for a session on consumer research at the Canadian Sociological Association Read More

CMC Special Issue: Shaping Exchanges, Building Markets

21st November 2012

Announcing a new special issue highlighting the value of the study of markets to both consumption and culture, including an extract from the introduction Read More