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Can new technology firms succeed in coordinated market economies? A response to Herrmann and Lange

Steven Casper.

in Socio-Economic Review

April 2009; p ublished online February 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 2400 words.

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Capturing markets? A review essay on Harrison White on producer markets

Karin Knorr Cetina.

in Socio-Economic Review

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 0 words.

This essay explores White's arguments in Markets from Networks (2002), highlighting differences and analogies to economic models of markets and the complexity of White's approach. It argues...

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Changing macro-structural varieties of East Asian capitalism

Xiaoke Zhang and Richard Whitley.

in Socio-Economic Review

April 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 12843 words.

The dominant institutions of economic governance vary considerably between countries in both Northeast and Southeast Asia, generating four nationally distinct varieties of...

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Changing varieties of capitalism and revealed comparative advantages from 1990 to 2005: a test of the Hall and Soskice claims

Martin R. Schneider and Mihai Paunescu.

in Socio-Economic Review

October 2012; p ublished online February 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 7930 words.

In this paper, the varieties of capitalism (VoC) approach by Hall and Soskice (2001) is tested with longitudinal data and with measures covering all four institutional spheres...

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Civil society meets the state: towards associational democracy?*

Lucio Baccaro.

in Socio-Economic Review

May 2006; p ublished online October 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 9973 words.

This article discusses the ‘associational democratic’ model of relationship between state and civil society organizations, which recommends devolution of as many regulatory functions as...

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Combined modes of gradual change: the case of academic upgrading and declining collectivism in German skill formation

Lukas Graf.

in Socio-Economic Review

January 2018; p ublished online January 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 10389 words.

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The corporatist-governed dual-training system has been a key example of collective governance in the German capitalist model. However, high-end...

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Comment on: ‘The patterns of job expansions in the USA: a comparison of the 1960s and 1990s’, by Erik Olin Wright and Rachel E. Dwyer

Alan Manning.

in Socio-Economic Review

September 2003; p ublished online September 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 0 words.

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A commentary on the articles by Jan P.R. de Jonge and Mark Young

Amitai Etzioni.

in Socio-Economic Review

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 0 words.

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Comparing forest certification schemes: the case of ratcheting standards in the forest sector

Christine Overdevest.

in Socio-Economic Review

January 2010; p ublished online November 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 11487 words.

This project evaluates the factors driving improvement of industry-sponsored private regulatory standards under conditions of competition in three-country contexts between 1995 and 2005....

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Competition and public service broadcasting: stimulating creativity or servicing capital?

Simon Turner and Ana Lourenço.

in Socio-Economic Review

July 2012; p ublished online October 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 10243 words.

In UK public service broadcasting, recent regulatory change has increased the role of the private sector in television production, culminating in the British Broadcasting Corporation's...

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Complementarities and continuities in the political economy of labour markets in Latin America

Ben Ross Schneider and Sebastian Karcher.

in Socio-Economic Review

October 2010; p ublished online September 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 10146 words.

In a comparative institutional or ‘variety of capitalism’ perspective, the distinctive traits of labour markets in Latin America differ in most respects from labour markets in developed...

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Connecting the dots in social entrepreneurship through the capabilities approach

Emmanuel Yujuico.

in Socio-Economic Review

July 2008; p ublished online March 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 7623 words.

Social entrepreneurship has received substantial general attention, though formal research interest in the concept has been more limited. I propose using the capabilities approach as a...

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Constructing conviction through action and narrative: how money managers manage uncertainty and the consequence for financial market functioning

Kimberly Chong and David Tuckett.

in Socio-Economic Review

April 2015; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 10866 words.

Financial assets are abstract entities. Their value depends on beliefs which are inherently social and, we argue, emotional. Recent events have revealed profound uncertainty at the heart of...

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The contested institutionalization of policy paradigm shifts: the adoption of inflation targeting in Israel

Daniel Maman and Zeev Rosenhek.

in Socio-Economic Review

April 2009; p ublished online November 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 10904 words.

This article explores the political dynamics that have led to the adoption of inflation targeting in Israel, within the context of a broader process of policy paradigm shift. We consider...

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The contractual turn: how legal experts shaped corporate governance reforms in Germany

Philipp Klages.

in Socio-Economic Review

January 2013; p ublished online May 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 9236 words.

Building on existing attempts to theorize the role of ideas in politics, this article argues that legal experts can shape how policy-makers see the world and what courses of action they...

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Contradiction, convergence and the knowledge economy: the confluence of academic and commercial biotechnology

Steven Peter Vallas and Daniel Lee Kleinman.

in Socio-Economic Review

April 2008; p ublished online May 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 11221 words.

Efforts to understand the structure of the emerging knowledge economy have paid particular attention to the shifting boundary between academic and commercial (for-profit) research,...

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Convergent perspectives in economic sociology: an Italian view of contemporary developments in Western Europe and North America

Gabriele Ballarino and Marino Regini.

in Socio-Economic Review

April 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 9934 words.

During the last 30 years or so, different theoretical and empirical perspectives have come to see economies as embedded in institutional, social and cultural structures. Such perspectives...

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Co-operation as a new mode of regulating and planning occupational and technical training: Québec's sectoral committees

Diane-Gabrielle Tremblay, Pierre Doray and Carol Landry.

in Socio-Economic Review

September 2005; p ublished online September 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 11258 words.

Québec has recently carried out various reforms in the area of occupational and technical training, educational policies and manpower policies, which have led to the establishment of new...

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Co-producing workplace transformation: the Dominican Republic in comparative perspective

Andrew Schrank.

in Socio-Economic Review

July 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 9764 words.

What are the underpinnings of workplace transformation in the developing world? I address the question by examining the diffusion of modular production practices across 30 export processing...

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Corporate governance as political insurance: firm-level institutional creation in emerging markets and beyond

Stanislav Markus.

in Socio-Economic Review

January 2008; p ublished online May 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 11546 words.

What do we know about the politics of corporate governance in emerging markets? Although the state-level institutions have been amply explored, firm-level dynamics remain under-theorized....

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