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New Perspectives on Deindustrialization as Socio-Economic Disintegration

Blog Chief Editor Gábor Scheiring and co-author Anne-Marie Jeannet present a case for considering deindustrialization as a form of socio-economic disintegration in preparation for their mini-conference on the subject.

SASE 2022 Alice Amsden Best Book Award

We’re proud to announce this year’s Alice Amsden Best Book Award winner and honorable mentions

Book Review: You’re Paid What You’re Worth and Other Myths of the Modern Economy

PhD candidate and former SASE Blog Chief Editor Laura Adler review’s Jake Rosenfeld’s recent book “You’re Paid What You’re Worth and Other Myths of the Modern Economy”.

2022 Elinor Ostrom Prize Shortlist

Click through to view the shortlisted articles (with links!)

SER Call for Student Interns 2022-2023

Socio-Economic Review (SER) is calling for applications to its Board of Graduate Interns. Deadline: 1 August 2022.

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

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).

Emergency Online Teaching: Employability Enhancer or Labor Market Barrier?

Blog editor Javier Baquero considers the implications of emergency online teaching for university graduates entering the labor market.

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.

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.

Price Gouging During the Covid-19 Pandemic: Questions for Socio-Economic Research

Blog editor Melike Arslan explores the moral economy of price gouging during the Covid-19 pandemic.

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.).

Interview with Socio-Economic Review’s New Chief Editors, Akos Rona-Tas and Alya Guseva

SASE Blog editor Ke Nie speaks with the new Chief Editors of Socio-Economic Review, Akos Rona-Tas and Alya Guseva, about the journal’s past and their plans for its future.

David Marsden Network G Best Paper Award

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!

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).

Future Directions in Socio-Economics 2022

The new editors of SASE’s blog, Future Directions in Socio-Economics, lay out their editorial vision for the year to come and beyond.

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.

Virtual Sessions, Real Connections: Thoughts on the 2021 Annual Meeting

SASE Executive Director Emerita Martha Zuber reflects on the SASE 2021 virtual conference

Mark Granovetter on the social foundations of the economy

Mark Granovetter speaks with SASE Executive Director Emerita Martha Zuber about his most recent book, Society and Economy: Framework and Principles (Vol. 1)

We grieve the loss of Professor David Marsden

The Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics (SASE) community is deeply saddened by the death of Professor David Marsden.

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.

The “Long Covid” of American Higher Education

Laura Adler considers the nested effects of Covid-19 on academia in the short-, medium-, and long-term.

The Socio-Economics of Illiberalism: Culture and Economy Are Not Alternative Explanations

Gábor Scheiring broadens the standard “culturalist” and “political-economic” views on illiberalism by framing them as dynamically related to one another

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 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.

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

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

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.