Upcoming Book Panel - New Debates in the Sociology and Political Economy of Finance
May 24, 2023
Upcoming Book Panel: New Debates in the Sociology and Political Economy of Finance.
Monday, June 12, 2023 from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm ET.
This is a virtual event and will stream live at https://harvard.zoom.us/j/97691265539. Registration is not required.
12PM – 12:55PM | MORALITY AND IMMORALITY OF FINANCE
- Jakob Feinig. 2022. Moral Economies of Money: Politics and the Monetary Constitution of Society. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press.
- Kimberly Kay Hoang. 2022. Spiderweb Capitalism: How Global Elites Exploit Frontier Markets. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.
- Simone Polillo. 2020. The Ascent of Market Efficiency: Finance That Cannot Be Proven. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press.
1PM – 1:55 PM | VISIBILITY AND INVISIBILITY OF FINANCE
- Donald MacKenzie. 2021. Trading at the Speed of Light: How Ultrafast Algorithms Are Transforming Financial Markets. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.
- Philip Roscoe. 2023. How to Build a Stock Exchange: The Past, Present and Future of Finance. Bristol: Bristol University Press.
- Leon Wansleben. 2023. The Rise of Central Banks: State Power in Financial Capitalism. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.
2PM – 3PM | POSSIBLE AND IMPOSSIBLE FUTURES
- Fred Block and Robert Hockett, eds. 2022. Democratizing Finance: Restructuring Credit to Transform Society. London: Verso.
- Terri Friedline. 2020. Banking on a Revolution: Why Financial Technology Won’t Save a Broken System. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
- Robert Meister. 2021. Justice Is an Option: A Democratic Theory of Finance for the Twenty-First Century. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.