NEW Insurance Markets issue of Economic Sociology European Electronic Newsletter

2nd November 2015

Zsuzsanna Vargha, the new editor of the Economic Sociology European Electronic Newsletter, introduces the new issue featuring Mike Power, Deborah Mabbet, Liz McFall & more and focuses on developments in insurance markets Read More

(Im)Possible Markets: 4th Interdisciplinary Market Studies Workshop

26th October 2015

Announcing a Call for Papers for ‘Impossible Markets’ , the 4th Interdisciplinary Market Studies Workshop, that is taking place at St Andrews, Scotland in June 2016. Deadline for abstracts, January 31st. Read More

‘Plastic Water’ – new book by Hawkins, Potter and Race

23rd October 2015

News on ‘Plastic Water’ – a new book by Gay Hawkins, Emily Potter and Kane Race which looks at how exactly branded bottles of water have insinuated themselves into our daily lives Read More

Learning to talk like an urban woodsman

23rd October 2015

Jonathan Schroeder on a recent article in Consumption Markets and Culture that provides a parody of an ‘urban lumberjack’ brand Read More

MoneyLab 2: Economies of Dissent

22nd October 2015

Information about MoneyLab 2, a symposium exploring strategies for intervening in the world of finance Read More

The Organization of Multiple and Contested Modes of Valuation

21st October 2015

Call for papers for a stream on ‘The organization of Multiple and Contested modes of Valuation’ at the 6th Latin and American and European meeting on Organization Studies, to take place iViña del Mar, Chile, in early 2016. Deadline for abstracts 10th November. Read More