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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.
The Price of Staying at Home
SASE Blog Editor Florencia Labiano uses the Argentine case to examine how Covid-19 has reframed the meaning of housing, its commodification, and the right to shelter.
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.
Understanding Monopolization through Socio-Economic Research
SASE Blog Editor Melike Arslan writes on tech monopolization
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.
Book Launch – Dan Breznitz: Innovation in Real Places
Prof. Dan Breznitz will launch his new book, Innovation in Real Places, on 21 April at 2pm EDT. Click through to learn more and to register.
2021 SASE Election Results
We are excited to announce SASE's new President-Elect and our new and re-elected Executive Council members!
Book Launch – Gábor Scheiring: The Retreat of Liberal Democracy
SASE Blog Editor Gábor Scheiring will launch his new book, The Retreat of Liberal Democracy, on 15 April at 5pm GMT. Click through to learn more and to register.
Official SASE Hat Backgrounds
Happy April Fool’s Day 2021 from SASE! Although we don’t actually have a database of branded video conferencing backgrounds for you, we are busy preparing a host of excellent sessions for the virtual conference in July – read more about what’s coming up over on the event page. Also, while you’re here, did you know […]
Is the Future of Labor at Home? / ¿El futuro del trabajo está en casa?
SASE Blog Editor Javier Bacquero examines COVID-19's potential influence on the future of work
45th ANPAD Conference – Global Value Chains & Global Production Networks
ANPAD is accepting submissions to their 45th conference, to be held online 4-8 Oct. Deadline for submissions: 19 May
Gender and the Pandemic
The SASE Women and Gender Forum has been compiling pandemic-related articles that specifically pertain to the gendered impact of COVID-19 in the world. Click through to access them
Meet the Editors
We are pleased to introduce the SASE blog's 2021 editors
The Socio-Economics of Health and Dying
Gábor Scheiring examines the multidisciplinary debate around what has recently been referred to as an epidemic of ‘deaths of despair’
Coronavirus Politics: The Comparative Politics and Policy of COVID-19
A new book that identifies key threads in the global comparative discussion that continue to shed light on COVID-19 and shape debates about what it means for scholarship in health and comparative politics
Henri Bergeron, Olivier Borraz, Patrick Castel, and François Dedieu on the Covid-19 Pandemic
Henri Bergeron, Olivier Borraz, Patrick Castel, and François Dedieu speak with SASE Executive Director Emerita Martha Zuber about their latest co-authored book, Covid-19: une crise organisationnelle
Growth and Welfare in Advanced Capitalist Economies: Interview with Bruno Palier
An English-language interview with Bruno Palier on his latest book, "Growth and Welfare in Advanced Capitalist Economies. How have Growth Regimes Evolved?" co-edited with Anke Hassel
The COVID-19 Innovation System
Bhaven Sampat and Ken Shadlen on the shifting features behind the COVID-19 innovation system
Alice Amsden Book Award
The Alice Amsden Best Book Award committee considers books submitted by a SASE member with a first edition publication date from one to two years prior to the next annual conference date, and which are not edited volumes, with the aim of selecting an outstanding scholarly book that breaks new ground in the study of […]
Think like a virus
An intriguing read on three recent books about global health, via Public Books
Division or Solidarity In Times of Lockdown
English-language Sciences Po/ Oxford debate for the Nuit des idées 2021. The first panel is on “The Fate and Future of Women during the Pandemic”
Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung Pandemic Dossier
“Solidarity against the Coronavirus”
CfP for Special Issue on “Informality and Undeclared Work”
The Journal of World Economy/Revista de Economía Mundial has issued a call for contributions to its 2022 Special Issue on “Informality and Undeclared Work”
SASE 2020 Featured Events Recordings
Recordings of the Featured Events from our 2020 conference are now on our YouTube channel, alongside a number of other videos, such as an interview with 2020 Alice Amsden Best Book award winner Alice Quinn.
Access to OUP resources on COVID-19, other coronaviruses, and related topics
As part of its response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic across the world, Oxford University Press has made content from online resources and leading journals freely accessible.
America’s Chilling Experiment in Human Sacrifice
An essay on what it means to have an economy that demands we die for it, by Lynn Parramore and Jeffrey L. Spear, courtesy of INET
Social Europe Volume 3
This third volume of the biannual Social Europe book series focuses on the coronavirus crisis and related subjects.
Carnet de l’EHESS, Perspectives sur le coronavirus
A pandemic dossier in French from the EHESS.
Public Books Pandemic Syllabus
Public Books has put together an excellent pandemic syllabus, beginning with “the rhetoric of contagion and -demics” on Week 1, and ending with “COVID-19 and the path forward” on Week 11.
FEPS COVID Response Papers
The Foundation for European Progressive Studies offers policy ideas, analysis of the different proposals, and open-reflections with a new series of FEPS COVID Response Papers and the FEPS COVID Response Webinars.
Robert Boyer on the Covid-19 Pandemic
Robert Boyer speaks with SASE Executive Director Emerita Martha Zuber about his latest book, Les capitalismes à l’épreuve de la pandémie
Covid-19 and the World of Work: The Impact of a Pandemic
The European Trade Union Institute’s flagship publication, Benchmarking Working Europe, offers a free download of its 2020 publication, “Covid-19 and the world of work: the impact of a pandemic”.
Network O’s GVC Conversations 2021 Webinar Series
Network O (Global Value Chains) is hosting a webinar series that will take place monthly through the spring, and perhaps beyond!
SASE has begun compiling a dossier on the COVID-19 pandemic. Click through for more.
Digit Marie Jahoda Visiting Fellowships and PhD Studentships
Digit is now accepting applications for its Marie Jahoda Visiting Fellowship, as well as for two studentships.
It’s back! Our jobs board is full of postings with a range of deadlines. Click through for more.
Women and Gender Forum Webinar: The Digital Lives of Black Women in Britain
Click through to watch SASE's first Women and Gender Forum webinar—a talk by Dr. Francesca Sobande (Cardiff University).
SASE 2021 Alice Amsden Best Book Award
We're proud to announce this year's Alice Amsden Best Book Award winner and honorable mention
1st International Workshop on Informality and Undeclared Employment
SASE-RISE proudly presents the 1st International Workshop on Informality and Undeclared Employment: "Precariousness and Care in Times of the COVID-19 Pandemic. Special Reference to Latin America", taking place 24-26 November 2020.
Gender differences in COVID-19 attitudes and behavior: Panel evidence from eight countries
The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (US) has published an article citing large gender differences in COVID-19−related beliefs and behaviors. The authors say this behavioral factor contributes to substantial gender differences in mortality and is consistent with women-led countries responding more effectively to the pandemic.
Former Executive Director Martha Zuber looks back on the 2020 virtual conference
Introducing SASE Executive Director Annelies Fryberger & the New Host of SASE’s Office: MPIfG
SASE is proud to announce its new Executive Director, Annelies Fryberger. Annelies is already hard at work in SASE's new office at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies in Cologne, Germany.
2020 Elinor Ostrom Prize
This year's winners are Elise S. Brezis and Joël Cariolle, for their article “The Revolving Door, State Connections, and Inequality of Influence in the Financial Sector,” published in the August 2019 issue of Journal of Institutional Economics.
Equity in Science: Representation, Culture, and the Dynamics of Change in Graduate Education
Julie R. Posselt discusses her new book, which illustrates the patterns of bias against scholars and graduate students who are not white men, as well as it presents numerous efforts to improve and diversify science.
English review of a German book on the radical feminist Käthe Schirmacher
The book's authors see Schirmacher as the embodiment of the transformation of European society around 1900.
Declines in Women’s Research Productivity during COVID-19
A new study of enormous scale supports what numerous smaller studies have demonstrated throughout the pandemic: female academics are taking extended lockdowns on the chin, in terms of their comparative scholarly productivity.
Token Women’s Voices in Male-Dominated Teams
When there is a token female in a team of all males, does she speak up with suggestions and concerns related to the team task? And if she does, when are her ideas acted upon by the team and does this matter for team performance?
Viviana Zelizer Receives Honorary Doctorate from Sciences Po
Praise by Jeanne Lazarus - SASE member and newsletter Faculty Editor.