Uneconomics essay series: Call for contributions

22nd February 2012

Will Davies, over on potlatch, is looking for contributions to a new essay series at openDemocracy, under the title of ‘Uneconomics’. Read More

IPK Cultures of Finance – Bruce Initiative Graduate Fellows: deadline extended to Feb. 26

22nd February 2012

Bruce Initiative Graduate Fellows event at IPK Cultures of Finance conference (12-14 Apr): deadline extended to Feb. 26 Read More

David Stearn’s history of Visa

20th February 2012

A review of David Stearns fascinating history of Visa over on NEP-HIS. Read More

CRESC Annual Conference: Call for Papers

19th February 2012

Having played a key role in helping this site get off the ground, we thought it only right and proper that we highlight the forthcoming CRESC Annual Conference and call for papers (deadline April 20th). Read More


‘Making a buck in a blind man’s world’

19th February 2012

Linsey McGoey on new perspectives on the political and economic value of ignorance and the deliberate harnessing of ways of not-knowing Read More

Call for Papers: Retailing and Distribution History

19th February 2012

The Centre for the History of Retailing and Distribution invites conference proposals that explore retailing and / or distribution from a historical perspective. Read More