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‘A very expensive ordinary life’: consumption, symbolic boundaries and moral legitimacy among New York elites

Rachel Sherman.

in Socio-Economic Review

April 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 12755 words.

Abstract

Scholarship on elites, including on their consumption, tends to focus primarily on social closure and the pursuit of social advantage. Research has...

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Accounting for the Chinese context: a comparative analysis of international and Chinese accounting standards focusing on business combinations

Yuri Biondi and Qiusheng Zhang.

in Socio-Economic Review

October 2007; p ublished online October 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 11683 words.

This paper aims at understanding the recent evolution of Chinese accounting standards while focusing on accounting for business combinations as a case of reference. A comprehensive...

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Accounting for the growth and transformation of Chinese businesses and the Chinese economy: implications for transitional and development economics

Tomo Suzuki, Yan Yan and Bingyi Chen.

in Socio-Economic Review

October 2007; p ublished online October 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 11457 words.

Within the last decade, international accounting, as a common language of business and a mode of governance, has come to be widely disseminated in China, and has become an indispensable...

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Acting out institutional change: understanding the recent transformation of the French financial system

Mary O'Sullivan.

in Socio-Economic Review

July 2007; p ublished online June 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 19644 words.

For the purposes of understanding the causes and implications of the growth of financial markets around the world, I focus on a crucial aspect of the dramatic transformation of French...

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Adaptation to climate change can support unilateral emission reductions

Klaus Eisenack and Leonhard Kähler.

in Oxford Economic Papers

January 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare Economics; International Relations and International Political Economy; Environmental Economics. 9028 words.

Policy advocates frequently call for unilateral action to promote international climate protection. It is still conventional wisdom that unilateral action does not pay off for individual...

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Advances in explaining women's employment patterns

Nadia Steiber and Barbara Haas.

in Socio-Economic Review

April 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 9126 words.

This paper provides a multidisciplinary review of research aimed at explaining the substantial differences in women's employment trajectories that still exist within and across countries....

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Advancing the socio-economic paradigm with institutional analysis

J. Rogers Hollingsworth.

in Socio-Economic Review

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

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

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The affluent society and its religious consequences: an empirical investigation of 20 European countries

Jochen Hirschle.

in Socio-Economic Review

April 2011; p ublished online November 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 9006 words.

This paper offers an alternative account of the frequently observed association between gross domestic product growth and a decline in traditional church attendance. The approach follows...

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Against all odds: the ‘loyalty’ of small investors

Uwe Schimank.

in Socio-Economic Review

January 2011; p ublished online October 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 12501 words.

The share of small investors leaving the financial market in autumn 2008 was no greater than in previous, smaller crises. Why is there no mass exodus at such junctures? Why do most small...

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Against the Schumpeterian mainstream: a review of institutional approaches to entrepreneurship

Andrea M. Herrmann.

in Socio-Economic Review

October 2010; p ublished online June 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 4606 words.

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Agency culture, constitutional provisions and entrepreneurship: a cross-country analysis

Emanuela Carbonara, Enrico Santarelli, Martin Obschonka, Hien Thu Tran, Jeff Potter and Samuel D Gosling.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare Economics; Analysis of Collective Decision-making; Law and Economics; Public Economics; Entrepreneurship; Economic Sociology. 10232 words.

Abstract

Substantial and systematic cross-country variation in entrepreneurship rates has been found in various studies. We attempt to explain such differences...

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Agents of privatization? Business groups and the rise of pension funds in Continental Europe

Marek Naczyk.

in Socio-Economic Review

July 2013; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 9988 words.

This paper analyses business preferences towards the development of private pension funds. Existing studies about business involvement in welfare state reform equate capital with employers...

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Agricultural policy in an uncertain world

Jean-Paul Chavas.

in European Review of Agricultural Economics

August 2011; p ublished online June 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Welfare Economics; Agricultural Economics. 9497 words.

This paper briefly reviews the current food situation and provides some historical perspectives on its evolution over time. It documents the important effects of agricultural productivity....

Akerlof and Kranton on identity in economics: inverting the analysis

John B. Davis.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

May 2007; p ublished online June 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare Economics; Economic Sociology; Microeconomics. 7560 words.

The concept of identity was introduced into the neoclassical utility maximising framework by Akerlof and Kranton in an analysis which draws directly from social psychology's social identity...

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Ákos Róna-Tas and Alya Guseva, 2014, Plastic Money: Constructing Markets for Credit Cards in Eight Postcommunist Countries, Stanford University Press

József Böröcz.

in Socio-Economic Review

January 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 1697 words.

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Alternative capitalisms confront new pressures to conform

T. J. Pempel.

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. 2725 words.

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Ambiguity and social interaction

Jürgen Eichberger, David Kelsey and Burkhard C. Schipper.

in Oxford Economic Papers

April 2009; p ublished online September 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Game Theory and Bargaining Theory; Welfare Economics; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Market Structure and Pricing. 9174 words.

A decision-maker is said to have an ambiguous belief if it is not precise enough to be represented by a single probability distribution. The pervasive assumption in game theoretic models in...

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Amitai Etzioni—Twenty years of ‘The Moral Dimension: Toward a New Economics

in Socio-Economic Review

January 2008; p ublished online December 2007 .

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

This year, 2008, is the twentieth anniversary of the first appearance of Amitai Etzioni's The Moral Dimension: Towards a New Economics (New York: The Free Press, 1988). The book was a major...

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Analysing the uneven development of private equity in Europe: legal origins and diversity of capitalism

Nicolas Bedu and Matthieu Montalban.

in Socio-Economic Review

January 2014; p ublished online June 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Sociology; Political Economy; Welfare Economics; Corporate Social Responsibility; Moral Philosophy. 12141 words.

Based on the literature on the diversity of capitalism (DoC) and legal origin (LO), this article examines the role of institutional configurations in the uneven development of private...

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Anglo-American corporate governance and the employment relationship: a case to answer?

Simon Deakin, Richard Hobbs, Suzanne J. Konzelmann and Frank Wilkinson.

in Socio-Economic Review

January 2006; p ublished online October 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Moral Philosophy; Corporate Social Responsibility; Welfare Economics; Political Economy; Economic Sociology. 8830 words.

The corporate governance environment in the UK and US is generally thought to be hostile to the emergence of cooperative employment relations of the kind exemplified by labour–management...

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