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Spring 2018 Workshop Schedule

March 27, 5 – 6:30 PM,  In collaboration with PIPES Workshop

Lotta Meyer

PhD, Max Weber Institute for Sociology, University of Heidelberg

Paradoxical Processes: Unintended Consequences of Organizational Deviance in German Secret Services and the Extreme Right-Wing Terrorist Group NSU

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April 3, 5 – 6:30 PM

Daniela Russ

PhD student, Sociology, University of Bielfield

Owning energy: electricity markets and the load factor (1900-1930)

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April 17, 5 – 6:30 PM

Maoz Brown

PhD student, Sociology, University of Chicago

The Moralization of Commercialization: Uncovering the
History of Fee-Charging in the U.S. Nonprofit Human Services Sector

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April 24, 5 – 6:30 PM,  In collaboration with PHS Workshop

Paolo Parigi

Lead Trust Scientist, Airbnb / Adjunct Professor, Stanford University

Title TBA

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May 1, 5 – 6:30 PM

Special session: Is Marx still relevant to the social sciences?

A panel (Speakers and details TBA)

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May 15, 5 – 6:30 PM

Wen Xie

PhD Candidate, Sociology, University of Chicago

Socialist Legacies and Structured Market Transformations in China:
A Subnational Analysis

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June 5, 5 – 6:30 PM

Kirsten Andersen

PhD student, Sociology, University of Illinois in Chicago

Thresholds of Success: Investor Perceptions in the Impact Investing Market


The meetings are held in Social Science Research Building, classroom 401, unless otherwise noted
The workshop is supported by CAS. Questions and concerns can be addressed to:
yanivr at uchicago dot edu