2017

SASE Kyoto 2018 | Submissions are Open! Submissions are now open for SASE's 30th annual conference. Deadline: January 8, 2018 SASE Video – Nina Bandelj and Gregory Jackson Socio-Economic Review editors, Gregory Jackson (Editor-in-Chief) and Nina Bandelj, discuss their work for SER and the importance of the SASE meetings, with an enthusiastic look towards Kyoto. Abenomics SASE/Kyoto program co-director Sebastien Lechevalier has just published a thoughtful article written with Brieuc Monfort on the economic policy of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Junior Professorship in Management & Diversity – Freie Universität Berlin Freie Universität Berlin is seeking to fill a professorship - application deadline is 23 November 2017. European Network on Digital Labour Second ENDL workshop at University of Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium - 22-23 November 2017 LSE: Assistant Professor in Development Management The closing date for receipt of applications is 28 November 2017 (23.59 UK time). Assistant/Associate Professorships in Social Policy at University College Dublin The School of Social Policy, Social Work and Social Justice at University College Dublin seeks to recruit one or more lecturer(s)/ assistant professor(s) or associate professor(s) in social policy. Deadline: 08 Dec 2017 Up to 3 Postdoctoral Positions: Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies Applicants must hold their doctoral degree or be scheduled to receive it before the contract begins. The deadline for applications is January 31, 2018. Assistant Professor Position – Bowling Green State University Department of Political Science; Tenure-track faculty position available August 2018. Application deadline is December 1, 2017. PhD position ‘Sustainable Energy Transitions in African Cities’ The Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research’s Science for Global Development program granted a 4-year research project: ‘Coping with Urban and Infrastructural Heterogeneity: Sustainable Energy Transitions in Tanzania and Mozambique’. Application deadline: 28 November 2017 Institute for Socio-Economics The University Duisburg-Essen recently founded an Institute for Socio-Economics. SASE Kyoto 2018 | Featured Speakers SASE/Kyoto 2018 Featured Speakers announced! SASE Kyoto 2018 | Mini-Conference Themes SASE/Kyoto 2018 Mini-Conference Themes SASE Kyoto 2018 | The 10 Best Places to Visit in Kyoto The 10 Best Places to Visit in Kyoto, host city for SASE's 2018 annual conference. See this breathtaking footage from Japanesquest. PhD Studentship on Public Policy Development in the Centre of International Public Policy Application Deadline: 1st December 2017 Fourth Annual Conference on Environmental Politics & Governance We hope this and subsequent conferences will motivate Environmental Politics & Governance scholars to advance theoretical insights, work with generalizable theories, and use appropriate empirical methods and data. Submission deadline: 1 December 2017 ECPR 7th Standing Group on Regulatory Governance Biennial Conference Call for papers for panel proposal: Food Safety Regulation: recent perspectives and emerging interactions. Proposals due by 15 December 2017. Call for Papers for An International Symposium on the Regulation of Occupations The BJIR is calling for papers for a special issue of the Journal devoted to the regulation of occupations.  Submission deadline: 15 January 2018 Call for Papers: Special Issue ‘Administrative Sciences’ The submission deadline for this special issue is February 28, 2018. Appel à article de la Revue française de socio-économie Call for Papers: "Valeur et capitalisme". Submission deadline is 30 April 2018. A timely article on hurricanes from the SASE journal, Socio-Economic Review. Investigating the difference in policy responses to the 2004 and 2005 hurricane seasons and homeowner insurance crises in Florida and Louisiana. SASE Video – Roberto Pedersini & John Robinson Roberto Pedersini, SASE ECW faculty, and John Robinson, 2017 ECW participant, discuss SASE's Early Career Workshop and the Lyon conference in general. ILR Review: CfP The ILR Review invites submissions for a conference and subsequent special issue devoted to new theories in employment relations. Submission deadline: 31 January 2018 Annual NILG Conference 2017 The Future of Law & Technocratic Regulation by Standardisation, Certification, Accreditation & Normalisation (‘SCAN’) - 01 December 2017 SASE Lyon Video – Akos Rona-Tas and Gary Herrigel We took advantage of the SASE/Lyon 2017 meeting to interview some lively SASE scholars. Here is the first in the series. SASE 29th Annual Meeting Award Winners SASE extends warms congratulations to all of our awards winners from our 29th annual meeting in Lyon, France. Market Situations – Situated Markets: 5th Interdisciplinary Market Studies Workshop The 5th Interdisciplinary Market Studies Workshop will take place in Copenhagen, a city which derives its name from the harbour and the associated place of commerce that existed there from the 11th century. Submission deadline: 29 January 2018 SER Impact Factor New Impact Factor for SER! Regulation and Governance An early view of the latest issue of Regulation and Governance is now available. Socio-economics after Trump Gregory Jackson, chief editor of the SASE journal Socio-Economic Review speaks out! "Socio-economics after Trump". From the latest edition of the Socio-Economic Review. Journal of Institutional Economics The SASE-affiliated Journal of Institutional Economics has published a Douglass C. North Memorial Issue. SER Brexit Special – SASE Berkeley As Theresa May has now signed the letter that will formally begin the UK's departure from the European Union SASE looks back at our impromptu Brexit session from our 2016 annual meeting at UC Berkeley, and the subsequent special edition of the Socio-Economic Review. III ISEM-SASE 2017 – Cartagena de Indias, Colombia Time is running out – Submissions’ deadline is 15 September 2017 for the 3rd Ibero-American Socioeconomics Meeting. ISEM-SASE 2017 Cartagena de Indias, Colombia.   Center for European Studies – Open Forum Series Open Forum is the CES working papers series intended to bring new work on Europe to a wider audience and facilitate discussion of the papers among authors and readers. Lyon Photos:  Roundup of Activities and Events A Roundup of activities, images, and events from our 29th annual meeting in Lyon Early Career Workshop SASE will host its second Early Career Workshop at its 2017 Conference in Lyon, France. The Workshop provides additional career development and networking opportunities at SASE for PhD students and researchers having obtained their PhD after March 2014. Review of African Political Economy Reports on SASE/Berkeley Jörg Wiegratz on the 2016 SASE/Berkeley conference Brexit Special An impromptu session on Brexit at our UC Berkeley meeting has led to these great, extended written analyses from an array of SASE scholars. Socio-Economic Review Volume 14 Issue 3 Is Out! The latest issue of Socio-Economic Review covers a wide range of topics, ranging from the financialization of US higher education to the erosion of trust among the poor. Patrik Aspers on the New Economic Sociology Patrik Aspers speaks with us in advance of his featured talk at the Bringing The New Economic Sociology Back Into the Sociological Analysis Workshop in Warsaw next May. New Issue of the Revue Française de Socio-Économie L'emploi à l'épreuve de ses marges

2016

Discover Lyon Discover Lyon before the 2017 SASE conference. Understanding the Results of the U.S. Presidential Election by former SASE President Nancy DiTomaso Wolfgang Streeck, “Social Democracy’s Last Rounds” Past SASE President Wolfgang Streeck on his evolving perspective on social democracy, the much-contested “European project,” and why the Left needs to “sober up”. Anarchy in the UK: Brexit style Summary of the Brexit pop-up salon at SASE/Berkeley by SASE Networks Committee chair, Jackie O'Reilly SASE/UC Berkeley in the French Press! Journalist Martine Fournier came to visit the SASE 2016 meeting at UC Berkeley. She published her impressions of the conference in the French monthly, Sciences Humaines. Martine also conducted a short interview with Jens Beckert following his Author-Meets-Critics session on his latest book, Imagined Futures: Fictional Expectations and Capitalist Dynamics.   Top Cited Articles from SER Read five highly cited articles published in SER here! Former SASE President Bruce G. Carruthers lectures at the Library of Congress – October 28, 2016 Former SASE President, Bruce G. Carruthers will discuss how credit and credit decision-making in the United States has developed over the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries, in the annual Maguire Lecture at the Library of Congress on October 28. Financialization and Beyond: Debt, Money, Wealth, and the Capture of Value Finance is hard to escape. In recent years, the increasing social impact and interconnection of financial discourses, markets, actors, and institutions have been understood under the broad concept of financialization. Special Issue Call for Papers James March and Herbert Simon’s (1958) Organizations is one of the most influential contributions to the social sciences.