American Sociological Association

Section on Economic Sociology

Economic Sociology Award Nominations Calls

Zelizer Award for Best Book

The Economic Sociology Section invites nominations for the 2019 Zelizer Book Award for an outstanding book published in the field of economic sociology. Eligible books must have a 2017 or 2018 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, 2019. 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 Kimberly Hoang: kayhoang@uchicago.edu. 

Committee Members:

Kimberly Kay Hoang, Chair
University of Chicago
Department of Sociology
1126 E. 59th St
Chicago, IL 60637

Sarah Quinn
Department of Sociology 
University of Washington
211 Savery Hall
Box 353340 
Seattle, WA 98195-3340

John N. Robinson III
Campus Box 1112
Department of Sociology
Washington  University in St Louis
One Brookings Drive
St Louis, MO 63130

Cristobal Young
384 Uris Hall
Dept of Sociology
Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853

 

Granovetter Award for Best Article

The Economic Sociology Section invites nominations for the 2019 Granovetter Prize for an outstanding article published in the field of economic sociology. Eligible publications must have a 2017 or 2018 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, 2019 to all members of the Granovetter Award Committee. Please direct any inquiries to Nathan Wilmers: wilmers@mit.edu.

Committee Members:

Nathan Wilmers, Chair
wilmers@mit.edu

Alex Kentikelenis
alexander.kentikelenis@unibocconi.it

Carly Knight
carly.knight@nyu.edu

Roi Livne
rlivne@umich.edu

 

Burt Best Student Paper Award

The Economic Sociology Section invites nominations for the 2019 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 Papers may be either published or unpublished, but must have been authored by students who have not received their Ph.D. by March 15, 2019. 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, 2019 to all members of the Burt Award Committee. Please direct any inquiries to Emily Erikson: emily.erikson@yale.edu.

Committee Members:

Emily Erikson, Chair
emily.erikson@yale.edu

Brandy Aven 
aven@cmu.edu

Kurtulus Gemici
kgemici@nus.edu.sg