Here are some links to groups and individuals who are involved in various aspects of economic sociology.
These links are provided for information only we’ve organised them under the following headings academic; economics; economic anthropology; economic sociology; environment; gender; health; human rights; international development; poverty; social policy; some of our favourite theorists; tax; technology; work.
Academy of Social Sciences in Australia. This site has a searchable database of its fellows, which lists contact details, brief bio and research interests. The database is searchable by key word, name or discipline.
Core economics – commentary on economics, strategy and more. This blog is authored by Professor Joshua Gans and is devoted to discussions of economics, strategy, occasional parenting and his own pop culture tastes.
CSWEP (Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession)
EconTalk economics podcasts for daily life Includes interviews with Viviana Zelizer, Gary Becker and other such luminaries on a wide range of topics.
Society for Economic Anthropology SEA has a wiki and a list serve and a newsletter
American Sociological Association, Section on Economic Sociology. Also see their ‘Accounts’ newsletter
Center for Economic Sociology. This is a Russian based site available in Russian and English. It has some useful resources and links.
Economic Sociology (Cornell University)
International Economic Sociology and Organization Studies (University of Pennsylvania)
The ISA is now on facebook as International Sociological Association (ISA) . ‘We will be updating this page regularly, so tune in, send in your comments, watch the latest videos from Global Sociology, Live!, read the latest Global Dialogue, or the latest entry on the blog Universities in Crisis. Keep up with journals, conferences, E-Bulletin, and announcements. Click on the “like” icon and you’ll receive immediate notifications of happenings at the ISA, across the world. Send in your own contributions. Sociology is on the move!’ (from ISA)
For more links go to the links page on the TASA website
Australian Socio-Economics and the Environment in Discussion (SEED) working paper series
Feminist Political Economy podcasts – videos with feminist economists!
Australian Health Economics Society Inc. Site includes extensive links to health economics resources
The Brotherhood of St Laurence’s research and policy unit has some excellent papers and presentations on different aspects of poverty and inequality in Australia.
Some of our favourite theorists
Here is a fabulous documentary ‘Sociology is a Martial Art -Pierre Bourdieu’ that has been uploaded to youtube in parts. Here is part one -enjoy!
TaxWatch www.taxwatch.org.au includes a section devoted to the Community Tax Forum, on which you will find the papers prepared by TaxWatch for the two National Tax reform Symposiums.
Barbara Pocock, Director of the Centre for Work + Life at the University of South Australia. Her site has links to reports on work and care issues.