Economic Sociology  

Convenors:
Patrik Aspers: Department of Sociology, Stockholm University, Sweden
Sokratis Koniordos: Department of Sociology, University of Crete, Greece

Tuesday September 23   (14.00 - 16.00) - ROOM 1.10

Session 1
Economic Sociology and Sociological Theory I 

Chair: Sokratis M. Koniordos  

Author(s): Leszek Chajewski and Aleksander Manterys
Institution: Collegium Civitas and the Polish Academy of Sciencies
Country: Poland
CONCEPTIONS OF AGENCY IN ECONOMICS AND SOCIOLOGY: A THEORETICAL SYNTHESIS FROM AN ECONOMIC SOCIOLOGY PERSPECTIVE  
Author(s): Ann Vogel
Institution:  University of Cambridge
Country: United Kingdom
ORGANIZING PHILANTHROPY: NEO-POLANYIAN THOUGHTS ON WEALTH REDISTRIBUTION
Author(s): Roberto Herranz
Institution: Faculty of Economics, University of Santiago de Compostela
Country: Spain
POWER AND TRUST IN CLASSICAL ECONOMIC SOCIOLOGY  
Author(s): Francois Collet
Institution:  Oxford University
Country: United Kingdom
SELF-INTEREST, SOCIAL NETWORKS INFLUENCES AND STRUCTURAL EFFECTS. A DISCUSSION AROUND MARK GRANOVETTER SOCIOLOGY OF ECONOMIC LIFE


Wednesday  September 24   (09.00-11.00)   - ROOM 1.10

Session 2
Culture and Economy I

Chair: Patrik Aspers

Author(s): Brian Moeran
Institution: Copenhagen Business School
Country: Denmark
INTERNATIONAL FASHION MAGAZINES  
Author(s): Árni Sverrisson
Institution: Department of Sociology, University of Stockholm
Country: Sweden
TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGE AMONG SYMBOLIC PRODUCERS AND ECONOMIC COMPETITION IN CULTURAL FIELDS: THE CASE OF DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY  
Author(s): Xavier Lemaire
Institution: University of Warwick
Country: United Kingdom
THE CROSS-CULTURAL MANAGEMENT OF DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS: CULTURE WITH OR AGAINST ECONOMY  
Author(s): Burhan Baloglu
Institution: Istanbul University
Country: Turkey
THE CULTURAL BASICS ENTREPRENEURS BASED ON AND THE PROBLEMS OF ADJUSTING TO  MARKET ECONOMY IN TURKEY  

 

Wednesday September 24 (14.30-16.30) - ROOM 1.10

Session 3A (Parallel sessions) 
Economic Sociology and Sociological Theory II

Chair: Sokratis M. Koniordos  

Author(s): Ronan Le Velly
Institution: Université de Nantes
Country: France
MARKETS TRANSACTIONS SOCIOLOGY VERSUS MARKET SOCIOLOGY
Author(s): Ralph Fevre
Institution: School of Social Sciences, University of Cardiff
Country: United Kingdom
ECONOMY AND MORALITY: THE END OF ECONOMIC SOCIOLOGY
Author(s): Sheen Levine and Sonali Shah
Institution: University of Pennsylvannia
Country: USA
TOWARDS A THEORY OF LARGE-SCALE GENERALIZED EXCHANGE  
Author(s): Chikako Nakayama
Institution: Tokyo University of Foreign Language
Country: Japan
AN INVESTIGATION ON ‘INERVENTION” IN ECONOMIC SOCIOLOGY

 

Wednesday September 24 (14.30-16.30) - ROOM 1.11

Stream 3B   
Culture and Economy II

Chair: Árni Sverrisson

Author(s): Patrik Aspers
Institution: Department of Sociology, Stockholm University
Country: Sweden
AESTHETIC MARKETS IN GARMENT PRODUCTION  
Author(s): Lise Skov
Institution: Copenhagen University  
Country: Denmark
FROM FUR COAT TO DESIGNER FASHION: THE TRANSFORMATION OF A LUXURY INDUSTRY
Author(s): Peder Inge Furseth
Institution: Department of Innovation and Economic Organisation, Norwegian School of Management BI
Country: Norway
RESEARCH STRATEGIES FOR ECONOMIC SOCIOLOGY: COMPLEMENTARY ARTICULATION VERSUS SOCIAL CONSTRUCTION IN EXPLAINING VARIATION IN COMPETITION AND PRICES  
Author(s): David Chiavacci
Institution: University of Zurich
Country: Switzerland
THE MARKET AS SOCIAL CONSTRUCTION: INSTITUTIONALIZATION OF THE TRAVEL MARKET IN PRE-MODERN JAPAN

 

 Wednesday September 24 (17.00-18.30) - ROOM 1.10

Session 4A (Parallel sessions)
 Social Capital

Chair: Sokratis M. Koniordos

Author(s): Lars Hulgard
Institution: Department of Social Science, Roskilde University
Country: Denmark
SOCIAL CAPITAL AND THE EMERGENCE OF SOCIAL ENTERPRISES IN EUROPE
Author(s): Marie-France García-Parpet
Institution: École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Centre de Sociologie Européenne
Country: France
MARKET DYNAMICS, CLASSIFICATIONS AND GLOBALISATION  
Author(s): María Semitiel García and Pedro Noguera Méndez
Institution: University of Murcia
Country: Spain
THE GLUE THAT WILL HOLD SOCIOLOGY AND ECONOMICS TOGETHER  
Author(s): Vadim Radaev
Institution: State University – Higher School of Economics
Country: Russia
HOW SOCIAL CAPITAL IS ACCUMULATED IN ECONOMIC RELATIONSHIPS WHEN INSTITUTIONS AND BUSINESS ACTORS ARE NOT TRUSTWORTHY (THE CASE OF RUSSIA )  
Author(s): Roman Novojilov 
Institution: American University
Country: USA
THE DARK SIDE OF SOCIAL CAPITAL: INFORMAL NETWORKS AND SOCIAL EXCLUSION IN CENTRAL ASIA

 

Wednesday September 24 (17:00 - 18:30) - ROOM 1.11

Session 4B   
Economic Sociology of Regions and States

Chair: Patrik Aspers

Author(s): Volker Bornschier, Hanno Scholtz and Thomas Volken-Reinert
Institution: Sociological Institute, University of Zurich
Country: Switzerland
THE SUBJECTIVE SIDE OF INCOME INEQUALITY: PERCEPTIONS, NORMATIVE EVALUATIONS  AND THEIR SOCIAL CONSEQUENCES 
Author(s): Manu Ahedo
Institution: Copenhagen Business School  
Country: Denmark
REGIONAL ECONOMIC GOVERNANCE IN SPAIN: THE SOCIO-INSTITUTIONAL SYSTEMS OF CATALONIA AND BASQUE REGION'S INDUSTRIAL ECONOMICS  
Author(s): Pekka Kosonen
Institution: University of Helsinki
Country: Finland
FINNISH ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENTS - FROM A VICIOUS TO A VIRTUOUS CIRCLE?  
Author(s): Heiner Ganßmann
Institution: Institut für Soziologie, Freie Universität Berlin
Country: Germany
WHY SMALL IS BEAUTIFUL. THE ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL POLICY PERFORMANCE OF SMALL VS. BIG STATES IN EUROPE 
Author(s): Volker Bornschier, Mark Herkenrath and Claudia Kšnig 
Institution: Sociological Institute, University of Zurich 
Country: Switzerland 
THE DOUBLE DIVIDEND OF EXPANDING EDUCATION FOR DEVELOPMENT

 

Wednwsday September 24 (19.00 - 20.30) - ROOM 1.10

 Business Meeting   

 



Thursday September 25 (09.00-11.00)  - ROOM 1.10  

Session 5 (Parallel sessions)
Economic Sociology of Gender, Work and Family

Chair: Patrik Aspers  

Author(s): Leire Salazar
Institution: Nuffield College, University of Oxford /Juan March Institute
Country: United Kingdom/Spain
EDUCATIONAL EXPANSION, CHANGES IN HOUSEHOLD FORMATION AND FEMALE LABOUR SUPPLY-PROCESS. THEIR RELATIVE CONTRIBUTION TO THE EVOLUTION OF INTER-HOUSEHOLD EARNINGS INEQUALITY OVER TIME
Author(s): Marjatta Rahikanen
Institution: University of Helsinki
Country: Finland
AGE, GENDER AND INTERNAL LABOUR MARKET IN TWENTIETH-CENTURY FINLAND
 
Author(s): Kirsi Vainio-Korhonen
Institution: University of Turku
Country: Finland
ENTREPRENEURSHIP AS AGEING WOMEN’S STRATEGY IN EARLY TWENTIETH-CENTURY FINLAND
 
Author(s): Magdalini Psarrou,
Institution: University of Macedonia
Country: Greece
INEQUALITY IN THE ERA OF GLOBALIZATION

 

 

Thursday September 25 (09:00 - 11:00) - ROOM 1.11

Session 5B (Parallel session)
Economic Sociology of Economic Institutions

Chair: Sokratis M. Koniordos  

Author(s): Gertraude Mikl-Horke
Institution: Department of General and Economic Sociology, Vienna University of Economics
Country: Austria
THE MARKETING OF CHANGE - DIFFUSION OF MANAGEMENT INNOVATIONS AND THE NEW ECONOMIC SOCIOLOGY  
Author(s): Sokratis M. Koniordos
Institution: Department of Sociology, University of Crete
Country: Greece
THE DISEMBEDDEDNESS OF ENVIRONMENTAL INTEGRATION POLICY - BIOETHANOL AS A LIQUID FUEL: A CASE STUDY FROM EUROPE'S SEMI-PERIPHERY    
Author(s): Filiz Baloglu
Institution: Istanbul University
Country: Turkey
USING FOREIGN EXCHANGE AS A SAVING IN TURKEY  
Author(s): Katerina Gerasimova
Institution: Centre for Independent Social Research
Country: Russia
VALUES OF MONEY AND MONEY AS VALUE: HOW MONEY CHANGES LIVES  
Autor(s): Jani Erola
Institution: Turku School of Economics & Business Administration
Country: Finland
RATIONALIZATION OF ACTION AS (DIS)INCENTIVES TO WORK  
Autor(s): Roberto Garvía
Institution: Department of Sociology, Carlos III University
Country: Spain  
EUROPEAN LOTTERY MARKETS IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY. THE INSTITUTIONAL ORIGINS OF SYNDICATE PLAY IN SPAIN   
Autor(s): Gry Mette Dalseng Haugen
Institution: Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Country: Norway
CHILDREN’S PERSPECTIVES ON THE MEANING OF MONEY IN POST-DIVORCE FAMILIES

 

 

Thursday September 25 (14.30-16.30 )  - ROOM 1.10

Stream 6A (Parallel session)
Taxation and Law

Chair: Patrik Aspers

Author(s): Jens Beckert
Institution: International University Bremen
Country: Germany
UNEARNED WEALTH. DISCURSIVE STRUCTURES AND THE REGULATION OF WEALTH TRANSMISSION IN FRANCE,  GERMANY AND THE UNITED STATES  
Author(s): Daniel Maman
Institution: Department of Sociology and Anthropology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Country: Israel
CORPORATE LAW REFORM IN ISRAEL : THE DUAL TRAJECTORY OF STATE-CORPORATIONS RELATIONS
Author(s): Igor Sadaba Rodríguez
Institution: Department of Sociological Theory, Complutense University de Madrid
Country: Spain
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ISSUE AS A SOCIOLOGICAL CONFLICT: CULTURE AND THE ECONOMIC LOGIC IN A GLOBALIZED WORLD  
Author(s): Rafael Marques
Institution: Institute of Economics and Business Administration (ISEG), Technical University of Lisbon
Country:  Portugal
UNDESERVEDLY FORGOTTEN? FISCAL SOCIOLOGY AT THE CROSSROADS

 

Thursday September (14:30 - 16:30) - ROOM 1.11

Stream 6B (Parallel session) 
Economic Transformations and Features of East European Capitalism

Chair: Sokratis M. Koniordos

Author(s): Christian W. Haerpfer
Institution: Institute for Advanced Studies
Country: Austria
THE EMERGENCE OF THE MARKET ECONOMY AND THE CHANGES OF ECONOMIC VALUE SYSTEMS IN POST-COMMUNIST EUROPE , 1991-2001 
Author(s): Maria Nawojczyk
Institution: Institute of Sociology , Nicholas Copernicus University
Country: Poland
EMERGING ENTREPRENEURIAL SOCIETY. A CASE STUDY OF SELF-EMPLOYED OWNERS OF SMALL BUSINESS IN POLAND
 
Author(s): Galina Eremitcheva
Institution: Sociological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences
Country: Russia
SOCIAL PRACTICES OF INFORMAL ECONOMY AS THE SURVIVAL STRATEGIES OF ST. PETERSBURG FAMILIES IN THE PERIOD OF TRANSFORMATION  
Author(s): Attila Bartha
Institution: Kopint-Datorg Economic Research Institute
Country: Hungary
NEW ECONOMY AND OLD CAPITALISM? INFORMATION SOCIETY AND MECHANISMS OF REPRODUCING INEQUALITIES IN CANDIDATE COUNTRIES OF JOINING THE EUROPEAN UNION    
Author(s): Eglė Tamulynienė
Institution: Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuanian Sociological Society
Country: Lithuania
PHILANTHROPIC ACTION IN POST-COMMUNIST SETTINGS. POST-MODERN VALUES VERSUS TRADITIONAL CHARITY

 


Friday September 26 (09.00-11.00) - ROOM 1.10 

Stream 7A (Parallel Sessions)   
Economic Sociology of Contemporary Capitalism

Chair: Patrik Aspers

Author(s): Takehito Onishi
Institution: Kinki University, Higashi-Osaka
Country: Japan
JAPANESE MIGRANTS IN THE AGE OF GLOBALIZATION
Author(s): Kate Purcell and Peter Elias
Institution: Institute for Employment Research
Country:United Kingdom
EDUCATION, SKILLS AND ECONOMIC RESTRUCTURING  
Author(s): Ödül Bozkurt
Institution: University of California
Country: USA
THE MOBILE COMMUNITY: PROFESSIONALS AND CLASS IN MULTINATIONAL CORPORATIONS  
Author(s): Sheen Levine
Institution: The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA
THE STRENGTH OF PERFORMATIVE TIES: NETWORKS AND KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER IN A PROFESSIONAL SERVICE FIRM  
Author(s): Søren Jagd
Institution: Department of Social Science, Roskilde University
Country: Denmark
IN SEARCH OF THE DYNAMICS OF THE NEW CAPITALIST SPIRIT – WORK ETHICS AS A LINK BETWEEN CULTURAL AND INSTITUTIONAL ELEMENTS IN RECENT CHANGES OF CAPITALISM?  
Author(s): Eduardo Bericat Alastuey
Institution: University of Málaga. Fundación Centro de Estudios Andaluces
Country: Spain
CULTURAL CONFLICT AND SOCIO-ECONOMIC VALUES: THE NEO-LIBERAL AND NEO-STATE UTOPIAS IN SPAIN

 

Friday September (9:00 - 11:00) - ROOM 1.11

Stream 7B (Parallel session)  
Civil Society, the State and the Economy  

Chair: Sokratis M. Koniordos 

 
Author(s): Ingo Bode
Institution: Institute of Sociology, University Duisburg-Essen
Country: Germany
AGEING ON (WELFARE) MARKETS: THE FUTURE EMBEDDING OF ECONOMIC TRANSACTIONS IN THE FIELD OF OLD AGE PROVISION  
Author(s): Chaime Marcuello
Institution: Escuela Universitaria de Estudios Sociales
Country: Spain
CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND SOCIAL ACTION IN EUROPEANS CORPORATIONS  
Author(s): Taco Brandsen
Institution: Tilburg University, Faculty of Law,
Country: The Netherlands
THE THIRD SECTOR: THE LACK OF A EUROPEAN PARADIGM  
Autor(s): Anders Rosdahl
Institution: The Danish National Institute of Social Research
Country: Denmark
THE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY OF FIRMS  
Autor(s): Bridget Hutter and Joan O’ Mahony
Institution: London School of Economics
Country:United Kingdom
THE ROLE OF CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANISATIONS IN REGULATING BUSINESS