2019 SASE Elections Results We are delighted to announce the results of the SASE elections for President and Executive Council. Alice Amsden Book Award Winner The winner of the inaugural Alice Amsden Book Award of the Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics is... Brexit…or not? Interview with Jonathan Zeitlin Jonathan Zeitlin, former SASE president, has changed his mind. Why? Read the three (3) interviews. At Issue in New York City: Gentrification We read this hard-hitting article in the ASA Footnotes (Jan-Mar 2019 issue) and wanted to share it with you - New York City Gentrification, Policing, and Real Estate Developers by Thomas Volscho, College of Staten Island. RESEARCH AND POLITICS – Special Issue on “The Political Consequences of Technological Changes” The journal Research and Politics published a special issue "Political Consequences of Technological Change", co-edited by Bruno Palier (LIEPP et CEE) and Thomas Kurer (Harvard University). CfP: Special issue of the Revue française de sociologie "Economic worlds, activist worlds / Contentiousness, boundaries, and cooperation" - Proposals can be in French or English. Deadline 31 May 2019. Russell Sage Foundation Visiting Scholars Fellowship – Academic Year 2020-2021 The foundation annually awards up to 17 residential fellowships to scholars who are at least several years beyond the Ph.D. Application deadline: 27 June 2019 Visiting Fellow Research Stays at MaxPo in Paris MaxPo invites applications from senior academics for 2–4-month research stays at Sciences Po in the heart of Paris. Application deadline: April 30, 2019. Annales d’Ethopie CfP – Work in Ethiopia: Rationalization, Dominance and Mobilizations CfP for the next issue of Annales d’Ethiopie. Deadline for article submission: May 15, 2019 BEYOND4.0 Summer School 2019 "Work and Welfare in the Digital Age: What We Know and What More We Need to Know": Summer school for PhD students and Early Career Researchers.


MPIfG Visiting Researchers Program | Academic Year 2019/20 The Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies (MPIfG) invites researchers from the fields of Economic Sociology and Political Economy to apply for its 2019/2020 Visiting Researchers Program. The deadline for applications is April 30, 2019. In Memoriam of James G. March Longtime SASE member, Erhard Friedberg, has graciously allowed us to reprint this text. Network I Organizer Lara Monticelli Garners Marie-Curie Fellowship! Warm congratulations to Lara Monticelli for being awarded the prestigious Marie Skłodowska-Curie post-doctoral fellowship! Marie Piganiol awarded RIODD-VIGEO EIRIS prize 2018 SASE would like to extend its congratulations to Marie Piganiol who has been awarded the "Prix de thèse RIODD VIGEO EIRIS 2018" SER Paper by Graduate Student Barbara Kiviat Recognised with 3 Awards at 2018 ASA Meeting “The Art of Deciding with Data: Evidence from How Employers Translate Credit Reports into Hiring Decisions” by SASE Early Career Workshop participant Barbara Kiviat was recognised with three awards at the 2018 annual American Sociological Association meeting!  ASA Section Elections: Economic Sociology The results of the 2018 ASA elections are in, and we would like to offer our congratulations to SASE Executive Council member Emily Barman  in her new role as Chair-Elect. Great News! SER Impact Factor New Impact Factor for SER! Hats off to Gregory Jackson and the SER editorial team! MaxPo Think Notes Check out the Think Notes from the MaxPo 5th anniversary conference, "Destabilizing Orders: Understanding the Consequences of Neoliberalism". Newly Elected SASE Officers We are delighted to announce the results of the SASE elections for President, Treasurer, and Executive Council. Interview with new SER Editor Julia Lynch SASE interviews Julia Lynch on health care SASE Kyoto Flight Discount Discounted airfares are now available for our annual meeting in Kyoto, Japan.