This section provides a description of each of SASE’s research networks and links to bios and contact information for SASE’s network organizers. You can also contact the network organizers through this page.

Submissions to the SASE conference must be made through one of the research networks below (or through a mini-conference). Paper and session abstracts as well as full papers for grant, prize,  and stipend applications must be submitted to all networks by February 17, 2017. Candidates will be notified by April 6, 2017. Please note that some networks may also require that a full paper be submitted by May 12, 2017 for the purposes of assigning a discussant or awarding a prize. For further information, please contact the organizer of the network to which you are submitting.

A: Communitarian Ideals and Civil Society

This network focuses on the moral underpinnings of human thought, practices, and institutions.

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José A. Ruiz San Román José A. Ruiz San Román
B: Globalization and Socio-Economic Development

This network considers how domestic, transnational and international institutions and markets influence the contours of developmental opportunities in the global economy.

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matthew-amengual Matthew Amengual
carolinearnold-cropped-photo Caroline Arnold
Mark Dallas Mark Dallas
doner-richard Richard Doner
Douglas_Fuller2 Douglas Fuller
C: Gender, Work and Family

This network focuses on exploring the current state, and the changes in institutions concerned with gender and family roles and workplace organization.

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diane Diane-Gabrielle Tremblay
Bernard Fusulier Bernard Fusulier
D: Professions and Professionals in a Globalizing World

Through the Professions and professionals in a globalizing world network we seek to develop critical analysis of contemporary developments.

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James Faulconbridge James Faulconbridge
Elizabeth Gorman Elizabeth Gorman
sigrid-quack Sigrid Quack
leonard Leonard Seabrooke
E: Industrial Relations and the Political Economy

The general goal of this network is to advance a conceptually and empirically rigorous qualitative and quantitative study of comparative and international political economy.

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Sabina Avdagic Sabina Avdagic
Baccaro Lucio Baccaro
aidan Aidan Regan
F: Knowledge, Technology, and Innovation

The network promotes theory and research on the socio-economic role, antecedents and consequences of knowledge, technology and innovation. The network promotes studies that examine the inter-relationships between socio-economic institutions and the creation, diffusion, and consequences of innovation.

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Network Organizers
Matt Allen - B Matthew Allen
Keller Matthew Keller
G: Labor Markets, Education, and Human Resources

The network welcomes contributions on the general issues of labor market segmentation, unemployment, and the link between training, skills and jobs.

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Marsden1 David Marsden
H: Markets, Firms and Institutions

This network focuses on the interrelationships between markets, firms, and institutions.

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Network Organizers
Ahmadjian Christina Ahmadjian
Gerhard Schnyder Gerhard Schnyder
J: Rethinking the Welfare State

This network focuses on the contours, causes, and consequences of state policies aimed at insuring, supplementing, redistributing, or assuring growth.

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hicks-alexander Alex Hicks
L: Regulation and Governance

This network will serve to promote the interdisciplinary study of the manifold forms, functions, and domains of regulation and governance at the national and global level.

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Network Organizers
cioffi John W. Cioffi
Prof. dr. Jonathan Zeitlin, hoogleraar Public Policy and Governance aan de UvA.
Foto: Jeroen Oerlemans Jonathan Zeitlin
M: Spanish Language

A lively Spanish-speaking section was established in 2011.

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Network Organizers
julimar Julimar da Silva Bichara
SANTOS Santos Ruesga
N: Finance and Society

The goal of this network is to promote cross-disciplinary dialogue on the study of finance and include perspectives from social sciences outside of economics.

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bruce-carruthers Bruce Carruthers
Alya Guseva Alya Guseva
Akos 2014 Akos Rona-Tas
O: Global Value Chains

This network aims to bring together social scientists interested in analyzing the causes and consequences of this offshoring-outsourcing phenomenon.

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gereffipic Gary Gereffi
Mari-Portrait-ExEd-2010 Mari Sako
Tim Sturgeon Tim Sturgeon
EricThun Eric Thun
P: Accounting, Economics, and Law

This network focuses on the intersection of accounting, economics and law. Institutional design, rules and social norms are critical to the working of organizations in economy and society.

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Reuven Avi-Yonah Reuven Avi-Yonah
Yuri Biondi Yuri Biondi
sunder_shyam - web Shyam Sunder
Q: Asian Capitalisms

The basic idea of this first area network within SASE is to make Asia a central field of investigation for theories of institutional change and diversity of capitalism.

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Network Organizers
Boy Lüthje Boy Lüthje
Cornelia Storz Cornelia Storz
Tobias ten Brink Tobias ten Brink