2019

ASA Economic Sociology Section Announces New Award for Students Papers must be authored by students who have not received their Ph.D. by April 10, 2020. Deadline for submission: April 10, 2020. Copenhagen Business School Interview with Lara Monticelli Network I co-organizer Lara Monticelli was recently interviewed by the CBS Wire. Mariana Mazzucato wins Not the Nobel Former SASE featured speaker Mariana Mazzucato has just won the inaugural "Not the Nobel Prize" for promoting "fresh economic thinking." Photos from SASE Regional Meeting in Costa Rica Click through to view photos from our 4th Ibero-American Regional Meeting SASE/Amsterdam 2020 – Submissions are now open! Detailed instructions for submitting a proposal, including the option to set up a “Free Account” that enables you to access the submission system. GOOD NEWS! Tax Deduction for SASE members located in the United Kingdom. SuAVE: SASE Connected We are proud to present our new membership database – connect with SASE members like never before. Zelizer and Stiglitz honored at Sciences Po Honorary SASE member Viviana Zelizer and Nobel Prize winner Joseph Stiglitz were awarded the title Doctor Honoris Causa at Sciences Po, Paris SASE/Costa Rica Program Click here to see the program for SASE/Costa Rica – 20-22 November 2019. Remembering J. Rogers Hollingsworth (1932-2019) We are sad to relate that SASE's eighth President, J. Rogers Hollingsworth, has passed away. Quality and Inequality: Creating Value Worlds with Third Wave Coffee Edward (Ted) Fischer talks with us about his article "Quality and Inequality: Creating Value Worlds with Third Wave Coffee" in Socio-Economic Review SASE President-Elect: Sigrid Quack We are delighted to announce that Sigrid Quack has been voted in as SASE President-Elect New By-Laws Ratified! SASE Honorary Members SASE is proud to have inducted eight new honorary members on the occasion of our 30th anniversary conference in New York! Costa Rica Featured Speakers Learn about the Featured Speakers giving talks at our Regional Conference in Costa Rica Interview with Ching Kwan Lee Winner of the first annual Alice Amsden prize in economic sociology, for her book 'The Specter of Global China'. SASE Souvenirs: Photos from the 2019 anniversary meeting Image: SASE Founder - Amitai Etzioni SASE Regional Meeting 2019 – Costa Rica Find all the information regarding our 2019 regional conference in Heredia, Costa Rica (20 - 22 November 2019) Thank You to the New School The New School continues to celebrate its centenary all year, and invites SASE members to apply (or to circulate the call for applications) to its graduate programs. Patrick Le Galès elected as a Member of the Academia Europaea Congratulations are in order for former SASE President Patrick Le Galès, who has been elected 'Member of the Academia Europaea', within the Social Sciences Section. 2019 Zelizer Award for Best Book in Economic Sociology ‘Starving the Beast’ by Monica Prasad Interdisciplinarity, Law, and Global Capitalism at Northwestern University (USA): A Q&A with the Global Capitalism and Law Research Group SASE Newsletter Editor-in-Chief Agatha Slupek met with Professors Karen Alter and Cristina Lafont of Northwestern University when she attended the University of Chicago’s Workshop in International Politics for the first time. Follow-Up on Kyoto: Sitting Down with Professor Hiroyasu Uemura SASE is very pleased to feature an interview with Hiroyasu Uemura, Professor at the Graduate School of International Social Sciences, Yokohama National University, Japan. Great News! SER Impact Factor New Impact Factor for SER! Hats off to Gregory Jackson and the SER editorial team! Socio-Economics in the French Public Sphere: A Discussion with Professor Dominique Méda Dominique Méda is Professor of Sociology and the Director of the Social Science Research Institute (IRISSO) at Paris-Dauphine University (France). Méda has authored numerous books on the changing role of labor and work in society, as well as on the role of the French welfare state model as it compares to other European welfare states. SASE New York – 2019 Socio-Economic Review – Best Paper Prize The committee is delighted to announce the winning paper for the 11th annual prize for the best submitted article published in the previous year: Jacob Apkarian’s "Opposition to Shareholder Value: Bond Rating Agencies and Conflicting Logics in Corporate Finance" SASE New York – 2019 EHESS/Fondation France-Japon – Best Paper Award We are pleased to announce the 2019 winner of the EHESS/Fondation France-Japon Best Paper Award SASE New York – Alice Amsden Book Award Winner The winner of the inaugural Alice Amsden Book Award of the Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics is... SASE New York Program Addendum Now Live You can now download the addendum for the SASE New York Conference to see any last minute changes to the program Conference App now available for SASE/New York 2019 The native app for our 30th anniversary conference in New York is now live. SASE’s First 30 Years: 3 Past Presidents Chime In Amitai Etzioni (SASE Founder/President 1988-1990), Nancy DiTomaso (SASE President 1994-1995), and Colin Crouch (SASE President 2003-2004) SER Best Paper Prize The SER Best Paper Prize goes to Jacob Apkarian for “Opposition to Shareholder Value: Bond Rating Agencies and Conflicting Logics in Corporate Finance,” Socioeconomic Review 16(1):85–112. SASE Network Spotlight: Interview with Alya Guseva of Network N: Finance and Society The editorial team is delighted to publish an interview with Alya Guseva, Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology at Boston University (USA) and one of the Network N: Finance and Society organizers. She is famous for her original cutting-edge research in economic sociology. Sébastien Lechevalier, Program Director for SASE/Kyoto, on the Emperor’s Retirement Bilan de l’ère Heisei : « La vision d’un Japon sur le déclin est trop simple » 2019 SASE Elections Results We are delighted to announce the results of the SASE elections for President and Executive Council. Brexit…or not? Interview with Jonathan Zeitlin Jonathan Zeitlin, former SASE president, has changed his mind. Why? Read the three (3) interviews. Teaching Socio-Economics: Challenges and Approaches The socio-economic perspective is flourishing not only in academic journals and at research conferences, but in the classroom as well. Yet as the socio-economic canon grows ever larger, managing to fit its many insights into just one semester or quarter can be a tricky endeavor. This is especially the case when plenty of students arrive […] Brexit, A Continuation – Interview with Patrick Le Galès SASE Past-President Patrick Le Galès took some time from his busy schedule to speak with us about Brexit 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. SASE/New York 2019 – Featured Speakers Find out more about the exceptional scholars giving featured talks at our 30th anniversary conference in New York. SASE/New York 2019 – Author-Meets-Critics Panels Click through to see this year's excellent collection of Author-Meets-Critics panels. At-A-Glance Calendar Get a bird's-eye view of this year's conference schedule.