American Sociological Association

Section on Economic Sociology

The Section on Economic Sociology's Viviana Zelizer Best Book Award

Year

Name

Affiliation

Title

2016  Gabriel Abend  

The Moral Background: An Inquiry into the History of Business Ethics, Princeton University Press 2014,

2016  Debbie Becher   Private Property and Public Power for Eminent Domain in Philadelphia, Oxford University Press 2014.
2015 Martin Reuf   Between Slavery and Capitalism:
The Legacy of Emancipation in the American
South
(Princeton University Press, 2014).
2014 Sharone Ofer Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Flawed System, Flawed Self: Job Searching and Unemployment Experiences (University of Chicago Press, 2013).

2013  Lyn Spillman University of Notre Dame Solidarity in Strategy: Making Business Meaningful in American Trade Associations (University of Chicago Press 2012)
2013

Monica Prasad

Northwestern University The Land of Too Much: American Abundance and the Paradox of Poverty (Harvard University Press, 2012)
2012

Greta R. Krippner

University of Michigan

Capitalizing on Crisis: The Political Origins of the Rise of Finance. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

2011

Balazs Vedres

David Stark

  “Structural Folds: Generative Disruption in Overlapping Groups" AJS.

2010

Terence G. Halliday

Bruce G. Carruthers

American Bar Association and Northwestern University

Bankrupt: Global Lawmaking and Systemic Financial Crisis. Stanford University Press, 2009

2009

Greta R. Krippner

University of Michigan

“The Making of U.S. Monetary Policy: Central Bank Transparency and the Neoliberal Dilemma” Theory & Sociology 36: 477-513, 2007

2008

Donald MacKenzie

University of Edinburgh

An Engine, Not a Camera: How Financial Models Shape Markets (MIT Press, 2006)

2007

Walter W. Powell

Douglas R. White

Kenneth W. Kput

Jasen Opwn Smith

Stanford University

University of California, Irvine

University of Arizona

University of Michigan

Network Dynamics and Field Evolution: The Growth of Interorganizational Collaboration in the Life Sciences,” American Journal of Sociology 110: 1132-1205 (2005)

2006

Olav Velthuis

James R. Lincoln and Michael L. Gerlach

University of California, Berkeley

Talking Prizes:Symbolic Meaning of Prices on the Market for Contemporary Art

Japan’s Network Economy: Structure, Presistence and Change

2005

Donald MacKenzie and

Yuval Millo

University of Edinburgh

London School of Economics

“Constructing a Market, Performing Theory: The Historical Sociology of a Financial Derivatives Exchange”, American Journal of Sociology 109(2003): 107-45

2004

Harrison White

Sarah Babb

Columbia University

Boston University

Markets from Networks Networks: Socioeconomic Models of Production (Princeton University Press, 2002)

Managing Mexico: Economists from Nationalism to Neoliberalism (Princeton University Press, 2001).

2003

Neil Fligstein

University of California, Berkeley

The Architecture of Markets

 

The Section on Economic Sociology's Ronald Burt Student Paper Award

Year

Name

Affiliation

Title

2016 Alexander F. Roehrkasse  

"The Abolition of Imprisonment for Debt: Market Development, State Formation, and the Moral Politics of Credit.”

2015

Daniel J. DellaPosta

  “Bridging the Parochial Divide: Closure and Brokerage in Mafia Families.”
2014

Laura Doering

University of Chicago

"Rethinking Escalation of Commitment: Relational Lending in Microfinance."

2013

Todd Schifeling

University of Michigan “Defense Against Recession: U.S. Business Mobilization, 1950-1970”
2012

Adam Goldstein

University of California, Berkeley

"Revenge of the Managers: Labor Cost-Cutting and the Paradoxical Resurgence of Managerialism in the Shareholder Value Era, 1984 to 2001."

2011

Christopher Yenkey

Cornell University  
2010 

Michaela DeSoucey

Northwestern University "Gastronationalism: Food Traditions and Authenticity Politics in the European Union,"
2010 

Min Zhou

Harvard University "Integration or Fragmentation: Tackling Gravity within Global Trade, 1950-2000."

2006

Pierre Kremp

Washington State University

“From Main Street to Wall Street: The Diffusion of Stock-Market Participation in the United States”

2005

Steve Lippmann

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

“Public Airways, Private Interests: Competing Visions and Ideological Capture in the Regulation of US Broadcasting 1920-1934”

2003

Francisco J. Granados

University of Minnesota

“Intertwined and Relational Environments of Organizations”

 

Granovetter Award for Best Article in Economic Sociology

Year

Name

Affiliation

Title

2016 Delia Baldassarri  

"Cooperative Networks: Altruism, Group Solidarity, Reciprocity, and Sanctioning in Ugandan Producer Organizations." American Journal of Sociology 121.2 (2015): 355-395.

2015

András Tilcsik

 

2014. “Imprint-environment fit and performance: How organizational munificence at the time of hire affects subsequent job performance.” Administrative Science Quarterly 59(4): 639-668.

2014

Patrick Hamm

Lawrence P. King

David Stuckler

Harvard University and University of Cambridge

"Mass Privatization, State Capacity, and Economic Growth in Post-Communist Countries," American Sociological Review, 77: 295-324, 2012.

2013

Lauren Rivera

Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University

2012. “Hiring as Cultural Matching: The Case of Elite Professional Service Firms.” American Sociological Review. 77: 999-1022.

2012 Donald MacKenzie University of Edinburgh 2011. "The Credit Crisis as a Problem in the Sociology of Knowledge." American Journal of Sociology 116: 1778-1841.

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