2022

Post-Doc Stipends Deadline: Rolling – The Fritz Thyssen Foundation is accepting applications for post-doctoral stipends related to the theme of State, Economy and Society. Funding is basically reserved for projects that are related to the promotion areas of the Foundation and have a clear connection to the German research system. This connection can be established either at […] ESRC Postdoctoral Fellowships Deadline: 23 Mar. – LISS DTP invites applications for seven ESRC-funded Post-Doctoral Fellowships (PDFs) to commence from 1st October 2023 to be held at King’s College London, Queen Mary University of London, or Imperial College London. These provide an opportunity for those in the immediate postdoctoral stage of their career to consolidate their PhD through […] Assistant Professor in Environmental Sociology Deadline: 15 Feb. – The Center for the Sociology of Organizations at Sciences Po, Paris is looking to fill a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Environmental Sociology PhDs in Sociology and Work Science Deadline: 1 Feb. – The Department of Sociology and Work Science at the University of Gothenburg, has announced open doctoral positions in sociology and work science 2 Post-doc Fellowships Deadline: 16 Jan. – The Scuola Normale Superiore is offering two 2-year post-doc fellowships in Political and Social Sciences in the fields of democracy and social movements; political communication and media; and markets and society Early career fellowship “Democratic governance of funded pension schemes” Deadline: 23 Dec. – The Institute of Public Administration at Leiden University invites applications for a research fellowship within the ‘Democratic Governance of Funded Pensions’ (DEEPEN) project. The project explores the democratic governance of capital-funded occupational pension schemes and investigates how governments, regulators and labor market actors govern funded pensions and whether participants are satisfied […] Postdoctoral Research Positions in Political Economy / Economic Sociology / Sociology of Public Finances and Debt Deadline: 20 Dec. – The Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies (MPIfG) invites applications from postdoctoral researchers in Social Science in the following areas: Political Economy (Prof. Dr. Lucio Baccaro); Economic Sociology (Prof. Dr. Jens Beckert); and Sociology of Public Finances and Debt (Dr. Leon Wansleben) Tenured Professorship in UK Politics, Law, and Economy Deadline: 16 Dec. – Humboldt University seeks an interdisciplinary scholar from Politics, Law or Economics, with a significant and proven UK-related profile and interest in political, legal, and economic research questions. Teaching duties have to be fulfilled mainly at the Centre for British Studies as part of the MA British Studies and mainly in English Assistant Professor (post-doc) Deadline: 14 Dec. – The Institute for Social Change and Sustainability (IGN) at the Vienna University of Economics and Business has an opening for a position as Assistant Professor (6 years fixed term, non tenure-track) 2023 Call for Executive Council Nominations The Nominations Committee announces an open call for nominations. All current SASE members may nominate other scholars (SASE members and non-members alike) or themselves. Associate Professor or Full Professor of Economics Deadline: 9 Dec. – The New School for Social Research invites applications for a tenure-track position of Associate or Full Professor of Economics. Applicants with competence in interpreting, and drawing modern perspectives grounded in, classical political economy (including Marxian and Sraffian economics), feminist economics, and econometrics are especially welcome Lecturer in Digital Innovation in Business and Society Deadline: 6 Dec. – Queen Mary University of London seeks to recruit a Lecturer in Digital Innovation in Business and Society. The post offers an opportunity to make a major contribution to the School of Business and Management’s research expertise in fields such as innovation and strategy in high technology industries, social media technologies and […] SASE Thanks Founder Amitai Etzioni In his farewell message, Amitai Etzioni has shared links to his personal account of the trials he underwent as an activist professor and a video in which he gives a concise overview of his life story. In the context of this retirement, Prof. Etzioni also took steps to ensure the future of SASE with a very generous donation to the organization. SASE is deeply indebted to Prof. Etzioni's energy and generosity, both for the impetus of creating the organization in the first place, and for his timely donation to help the organization move confidently into the future. Call for Papers: Socio-Economic Review Special Issue on Gender and Wealth Accumulation SER invites paper submissions for its upcoming special issue, "Gender and Wealth Accumulation: An Intersectional and International Perspective," guest edited by Céline Bessière and Maude Pugliese. Digit Debates – 4 talks in November The Digit Debates series of online talks returns this November with events every Wednesday on how digital technologies are transforming work. Book Launch: Global Production, National Institutions, and Skill Formation Join Marius Busemeyer, Christel Lane, Ben Ross Schneider, and Gregory Jackson for the hybrid launch of Merve Sancak's new book, "Global Production, National Institutions, and Skill Formation". 2022 SASE Election Results We are excited to announce SASE's new President-Elect, Treasurer, and our new and re-elected Executive Council members! SER Call for Special Issue Proposals Socio-Economic Review is pleased to invite proposals for either of the thematic Special Issues to be published in 2023 or 2024. Deadline: 31 July The World Politics of Social Investment Three chapters from the newly published, two-volume The World Politics of Social Investment, edited by Julian L. Garritzmann, Silja Häusermann, and Bruno Palier, are available in open access. 2022 David Marsden Best Paper Prize The jury is delighted to announce its unanimous decision to award the inaugural David Marsden Best Paper Prize to “So near and yet so far: a new look at the comparison of the French and British models”, written by Thomas Amossé (CNAM, Lise, CEET), Héloïse Petit (CNAM, Lirsa, CEET), Alex Bryson (University College London), and John Forth (City University London). SASE 2022 Alice Amsden Best Book Award We're proud to announce this year's Alice Amsden Best Book Award winner and honorable mentions 2022 Elinor Ostrom Prize Shortlist Click through to view the shortlisted articles (with links!) Journal of Industrial Relations Special Issue: Workplace Psychosocial Hazards Deadline: 3 Feb. – Journal of Industrial Relations is now accepting papers for a special issue on “Workplace Psychosocial Hazards: Employment Relations Frameworks and Implications for Workers’ Health and Safety”, guest edited by Alexis Vassiley, Kantha Dayaram, Tom Barratt, and John Burgess Democratic central banking: Danger or salvation? If you're able to come to Amsterdam a few days early, this conference on democratizing central banking taking place July 7-8 is open to general participation. SER Café: A New Discussion Forum SASE is proud to sponsor SER Café, a new online, real-time discussion forum where members of the audience can virtually meet and interact with the authors of one or two papers recently published in Socio-Economic Review. The inaugural SER Café will take place on 3 June at 4pm UTC. 2022 SER Best Article Prize We are delighted to announce the winner of this year's SER Best Article Prize: "Creating crony capitalism: neoliberal globalization and the fuelling of corruption" by Bernhard Reinsberg, Alexander Kentikelenis, and Thomas Stubbs. DAAD Program of project-related exchange of people The Federal University of Goiás (UFG) is looking for partners from educational institutions based in Germany to participate in the CAPES/DAAD-Probral program. In particular, the UFG is looking for researchers in the areas of applied economics (agribusiness, labor economics, innovation economics, health economics, quantitative methods and industrial organization). Gender and Wealth Accumulation: An Intersectional and International Perspective Deadline: 1 May – Socio-Economic Review invites paper submissions for its upcoming special issue, “Gender and Wealth Accumulation: An Intersectional and International Perspective”, guest edited by Céline Bessière and Maude Pugliese Network O GVC Conversations 2022 Webinar Series The new season of Network O (Global Value Chains) webinar series continues on May 5th! Launch of Global Political Economy Journal The new journal Global Political Economy will be launching  at the Limerick mid-term conference for the Critical Political Economy Research Network. Torsten Geelan on British Trade Unions, Social Media and the People’s Assembly Against Austerity Network I co-organizer Torsten Geelan writes the introduction to a new special issue of New Technology, Work and Employment. In Solidarity with Ukraine SASE strongly condemns the Russian invasion and war on Ukraine. We abhor the senseless disregard for human life, for Ukraine’s sovereignty, and for the most basic rights of its people. We plead for a rapid and peaceful end to this conflict. We express our full support and solidarity with the people of Ukraine and the […] SASE Blog Chief Editor Gabor Scheiring Wins George Blazyca Prize Gabor Scheiring has been awarded the George Blazyca Prize for his book The Retreat of Liberal Democracy: Authoritarian Capitalism and the Accumulative State in Hungary (Palgrave Macmillan, 2020). Gaya Herrington: Exploring the Limits to Growth Model On 11 March, the Network for a New Political Economy will be hosting Gaya Herrington for a free online event on her research into the Limits to Growth. SASE Women and Gender Forum (WAG) Call for Volunteers The SASE Women and Gender Forum is looking for volunteers to further develop the group and help organize online and in-person events at the annual meetings. Network for a New Political Economy Events The Network for a New Political Economy is hosting three hybrid and virtual events this semester. Click through for more information and to register for the events (24 Feb., and 11 Mar., and 29 Apr.). 2022 David Marsden Network G Best Paper Prize The David Marsden Best Paper Award is a prize for a paper submitted to Network G: Labor Markets, Education and Human Resources, in commemoration of Professor David Marsden who founded and coordinated the Network. Network O’s GVC Conversations 2022 Webinar Series The new season of Network O (Global Value Chains) webinar series continues on May 5th!

2021

Fourth Annual Women in Macroeconomics Conference: Who is the ‘individual’ in Macroeconomics? Virtual event on 9 Dec. – Register for free for the Fourth Annual Women in Macroeconomics Conference: "Who is the ‘individual’ in Macroeconomics?" Santos Ruesga on SASE/RISE Regional Meetings and More President Elect Santos Ruesga speaks on the upcoming SASE/RISE regional conference, neoliberalism, COVID, and more. Transforming Capitalism: Paradox or Opportunity? Hybrid Event Julia Ott and Rebecca Henderson will debate the (im)possibilities of transforming or reforming capitalism "from within" in a hybrid panel chaired by Lara Monticelli on December 9th from 15.30-17.00 (CET). Trade Unions and Collective Bargaining to the Rescue of Low Pay Workers? The Case of Germany An overview of the forthcoming paper, "Trade unions, bargaining coverage and low pay: a multilevel test of institutional effects on low-pay risk in Germany", by Chiara Benassi and Tim Vlandas – to be published in Work, Employment and Society. EAEPE Virtual Event: COVID responses and the managerial threat to Higher Education EAEPE, in collaboration with SASE, ESA CPERN, BISA IPEG, IIPPE is hosting a discussion with Henry Giroux, Laura Horn and Sam Dallyn on Thursday, 8 July at 16.00 London time. This will be followed by 20 minutes of Q&A. Cooperadio – The Global Cooperation Podcast The KHK/Centre for Global Cooperation Research has a podcast! The first three episodes of their six-part series are already available 2021 SER Best Article Prize We are delighted to announce the 2021 SER Best Article Prize winners SASE 2021 Award Winners We're proud to announce this year's winners of the 'Alice Amsden Best Book Award' and 'Socio-Economic Review Best Paper Prize'. SASE Stands in Solidarity with Colleagues at the University of Leicester Please read the EAEPE's spot-on letter regarding the University of Leicester's redundancy procedures targeting faculty teaching political economy and critical management studies Book Launch – Isabella Weber: How China Escaped Shock Therapy Prof. Isabella Weber will launch her new book, How China Escaped Shock Therapy, on 27 May at 2pm EDT with R Bin Wong, James K Galbraith and Branko Milanović. Click through to learn more and to register. Alternatives to Capitalism in the 21st Century: Network I Book Series from Bristol UP This book series from Network I seeks to advance the international, comparative and interdisciplinary study of capitalism and its alternatives in the 21st Century. Ibero-American Socio-Economics Network Webinars The SASE-affiliated Ibero-American Socio-Economics Network is hosting a Spanish- and Portuguese-language webinar series that will take place monthly over a number of months.