American Sociological Association

Section on Economic Sociology

Award Committees (2018)

Zelizer Award for Best Book:

The Economic Sociology Section invites nominations for the 2018 Zelizer Book Award for an outstanding book published in the field of economic sociology. Eligible books must have a 2016 or 2017 publication date. Authors are welcome to nominate their own work. Nominees must already be Section members or must join the Section. To nominate a book, please send a hard copy of the book to all four committee members listed below by March 15, 2018. Letters of nomination are not required from ASA members. Publishers who wish to submit a book for consideration must include a nomination letter that states how the book contributes to economic sociology. Please direct any inquiries to Chair Marc Steinberg, mwsteinb [at] smith [dot] edu. 

Committee Members:

Marc Steinberg, Chair
Sydenham C. Parsons Professor of Sociology
Smith College
Wright Hall 205
Northhampton, MA 01063

Sarah Kaplan
Professor of Strategic Management
Director, Institute for Gender and the Economy (GATE)
Rotman School
University of Toronto
105 St. George Street
Room 7074
Toronto, ON, M5S 3E6
Canada

Simone Polillo
c/o Danielle L. Shenise
Administrative Coordinator
UCLA Institute for Society and Genetics
621 Charles E. Young Dr. South
3360B LSB
Los Angeles, CA  90095-7221

Gabriel Rossman
UCLA
Sociology
287 Haines Hall
375 Portola Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1551

 

Granovetter Award for Best Article

The Economic Sociology Section invites nominations for the 2018 Granovetter Prize for an outstanding article published in the field of economic sociology. Eligible publications must have a 2016 or 2017 publication date. Authors are encouraged to nominate their own work. Letters of nomination are not required. Stand-alone chapters from edited volumes are eligible for this award.  Nominees must already be Section members or must join the Section.  An electronic copy should be sent no later than March 15, 2018 to all members of the Granovetter Award Committee. Please direct any inquiries to Co-Chairs Chris Yenkey, cyenkey [at] moore [dot] sc [dot] edu, and Cristobal Young, cristobal [dot] young [at] Stanford [dot] edu.

Committee Members:

Chris Yenkey, Co-Chair,
cyenkey [at] moore [dot] sc [dot] edu

Cristobal Young, Co-Chair,
cristobal [dot] young [at] Stanford [dot] edu

Nitsan Chorev,
nitsan_chorev [at] brown [dot] edu

Greta Hsu,
grhsu [at] ucdavis [dot] edu

 

Burt Best Student Paper Award

The Economic Sociology Section invites nominations for the 2018 Ronald Burt Outstanding Student Paper Award for a paper written by a graduate student in the field of economic sociology. Papers may be either published or unpublished, but must have been authored by students who have not received their Ph.D. by March 15, 2018. Students are encouraged to nominate their own work. Letters of nomination are not required. Nominees must already be Section members or must join the Section. Papers co-authored with faculty are not eligible for the Burt award. Electronic copies of the paper should be sent no later than March 15, 2018 to all members of the Burt Award Committee. Please direct any inquiries to Chair Kate Kellogg, kkellogg [at] mit [dot] edu.

Committee Members:

Kate Kellogg, Chair,
kkellogg [at] mit [dot] edu

Daniel Fridman,
dfridman [at] utexas [dot] edu

Katherine Hood,
khood [at] Berkeley [dot] edu

András Tilcsik,
andras [dot] tilcsik [at] rotman [dot] utoronto [dot] ca