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2011 12 Lecture Series

Lecture Series

2011-12 CSES Lecture Series

March 8, 2012

Paromita Sanyal, Cornell

“The Gift-Economy of ‘Gram Sabhas’: Redistributive Development in Indian Village Democracies” Download Paper

February 16, 2012

Filippo Barbera, Università di Torino

“Cultural Trauma and Institutional Change: the Rise of Quality in a Regional Wine Production Market” Watch Video

February 10, 2012

Randall Morck, University of Alberta School of Business

“Adoptive Expectations: Rising Sons in Japanese Family Firms”

December 1, 2011

Laura Robinson

“Information Inequalities & Social Reproduction: The Stakes of Digital Inclusion”

September 16, 2011

Ashley Mears, Boston University and Noah McClain, New York University

“Free to Those Who Can Afford It: the Everyday Affordance of Privilege”

“[T]he challenge is to specify and explicate the social mechanisms determining the relationship between the informal social organization of close-knit groups and the formal rules of institutional structures.”— Victor Nee