Ethnography and the Economy

Thursday, July 17, 2014: 3:30 PM-5:20 PM
Room: 413
RC02 Economy and Society (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Daniel FRIDMAN, University of Texas at Austin, USA
From Social Taboos to Economic Evaluation: The Construction of Quality in the German Funeral Business (Oral Presentation)
Dominic AKYEL, Max Planck Inst Study of Societies, Germany

Financial Trading for the Masses: An Ethnographic Study of Independent Israeli Day-Traders (Oral Presentation)
Galit AILON, Bar-Ilan University, Israel

Lessons from Field Resistance (Oral Presentation)
Michel ANTEBY, Harvard University, USA

Producing Economic Knowledge: An Ethnography of Newsrooms in Brazil (Oral Presentation)
Tomas UNDURRAGA, Research Associate University of Cambridge, Chile

Globalized Management Practices and Local Cultures (Oral Presentation)
Ulrike M.M. SCHUERKENS, École Hautes Études Sciences Sociales, France

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