News, Presentations and Affiliations

Current Postdoctoral Fellows
Birthe Soppe (Assistant Professor, University of Oslo)
Yan Long (Ph.D., Sociology, University of Michigan; Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society)

Current Ph.D. Students on the Market
Rachel Wright, Sociology

The Problem of Emergence (Watch YouTube Video – Click Here)

Why do life science cluster form in some regions and not others? University of Hamburg (Watch Video – Click Here)

Related Organizations and Partners

Santa Fe Institute

Social Science Research Council

Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society


Interesting Sites for News and Debates

Crooked Timber

Brain Pickings  

Deliberately Considered  

National Affairs, Kevin Lewis’s roundup of academic studies

Speaking Engagements, 2014-2015

July 12, 2014 – Keynote speaker, Society for Advancement of Socio-Economics, Chicago

August 19, 2014 – Authors meets critics, American Sociological Association, San Francisco

September 16-18, 2014 – Lectures at INSEAD, Singapore

October 16-17, 2014 – Speaking at Bosch Foundation 50th Anniversary, Berlin

November 7, 2014 – Dartmouth College

December 8, 2014 – Stern School, NYU

January 30, 2015 – ICOS, University of Michigan

August 31, 2015 – Scancor Symposium on Institutuional Analysis, EM-Lyon Business School