Organizations & Markets Workshop

Organizer

Allison Asher (Allison.Asher@ChicagoBooth.edu)

Schedule

Wednesday, 3:00-4:30 p.m.

Location

Harper Center HC3B

Please refer to the weekly announcement for up to date room or time changes.

Autumn 2011

 
Date Topic Speaker, Institution
October 5 “Culture, State, and Varieties of Capitalism: A Comparative Study of Life Insurance Markets in Hong Kong and Taiwan.” (Paper available upon request) Cheris Shun-Ching Chan, University of Hong Kong
October 12 "Categorizing a Field: Inclusion and Exclusion in Nanotechnology" Stine Grodal, Boston University
October 19 "Why Are There Not Bubbles?" (with Bret Goldarb) David Kirsch, University of Maryland
October 26 "Innovation Ecosystems and the Pace of Substitution:
Re-examining Technology S-curves"
(with Rahul Kapoor)
Ron Adner, Dartmouth
November 2 "Medium and Message: The Role of the Media in Establishing Institutional Logistics" Mukti Khaire, Harvard
November 9 "Stability and Conformity in Scientists' Research Strategies" (paper available upon request)   James Evans, University of Chicago
November 16 "Exploring Longitudinal Risk-Return Relationships" (with Torben J. Andersen) and "The Search for Asterisks: Compromised Statistical Tests and Flawed Theories" Rich Bettis, University of North Carolina
November 23 No Meeting No Meeting
November 30 "Gender Status Beliefs in Entrepreneurship and Innovation:
Are Women Entrepreneurs Penalized?"
Sarah Thebaud, Princeton University
December 7 "Aligning Collective Production with Demand: Evidence from Wikipedia" Andreea Gorbatai, Harvard
December 14 "Social Capital Activation, Uncertainty, and Organizational Restructuring" Sameer Srivastava, Harvard
 

Spring 2011

 
Date Topic Speaker, Institution
 
April 6 "Generating Rules and the Social Science of Governance" Bruce Kogut, Columbia Univeristy
April 13 "All Organizations Were Once New: Revisiting Stinchcombe’s Liability of Newness Hypothesis" (Paper available upon request) Howard Aldrich, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Apirl 20 "Calculability and Trust: Credit Rating in Nineteenth-Century America" Bruce Carruthers, Northwestern University
April 27 "Building Markets from Ethnically Fractionalized Networks:
Recruiting New Investors into Kenya’s Nairobi Stock Exchange"
Christopher Yenkey, Cornell
May 4 "Networks, Capabilities, and the Creation of New Organizational Knowledge: A Study of Captive Offshoring in the Global Automotive Industry" Paul Leonardi, Northwestern University
May 11 "Stabilizing Brokerage" Kate Stovel, University of Washington
May 18 "Capitalism From Below: Markets and Instiutional Change in China" (With Sonja Opper) Victor Nee, Cornell University
May 25 "The Process of Schema Emergence: Assimilation, Deconstruction, Unitization, and the Plurality of Analogies" Steve Kahl, Chicago Booth & Chris Bingham, UNC
June 1 “Relational Signals and Institutional Expectations: Ego Networks and Market Value Across Five High-Technology Sectors” Jason Owen-Smith, University of Michigan
 

Winter 2011

 
Date Topic Speaker, Institution
 
April 6   Bruce Kogat, Columbia Univeristy
April 13   Howard Aldrich, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Apirl 20   Bruce Carruthers, Northwestern University
April 27   Steve Kahl, Chicago Booth
May 4   Paul Leonardi, Northwestern University
May 11   Kate Stovel, University of Washington
May 18   Victo Nee, Cornell University
May 25 TBA  
June 1 TBA  
 

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