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Institutions and the Economy FRANCESCO DUINA Bates College and Copenhagen Business School Institutions are central to economic life and do more than just support economic life – they enable and shape it. This book examines the role of institutions – defined as the formal and informal rules and practices that surround us as we go about our daily lives – in the economy at the individual, organizational, national, and international levels. SERIES: ECONOMY AND SOCIETY 210 x 148mm | 216 pages | 2011 HB | 978-0-7456-4829-3 | £50.00 | $64.95 | €65.90 PB | 978-0-7456-4830-9 | £15.99 | $22.95 | €20.90 ebook available

Economic Networks DAVID KNOKE University of Minnesota ‘Having shown the power of the structural approach in both political (1994) and organizational (2001) settings, Dr. Knoke now turns his clear eye to the structural foundations of our economic system. Skillfully bridging levels of analysis from the embeddedness of employees to connectivity in the global system, this book provides a wonderful overview of how economic understanding requires networks. This clear and careful book will be an asset to scholars across the social sciences.’ James Moody, Duke University SERIES: ECONOMY AND SOCIETY 210 x 148mm | 248 pages | 2012 HB | 978-0-7456-4997-9 | £55.00 | $69.95 | €71.90 PB | 978-0-7456-4998-6 | £17.99 | $26.95 | €23.90 ebook available

Labor, Economy, and Society JEFFREY J. SALLAZ University of Arizona Work is and always will be a central institution of society. Capitalism treats the human capacity to engage in labor as a basic commodity. Sallaz asks us to rethink our basic assumptions about work. Drawing on cutting-edge theories and contemporary examples, he highlights key issues at the intersection of economic sociology and labor studies. SERIES: ECONOMY AND SOCIETY 210 x 148mm | 208 pages | 2013 HB | 978-0-7456-5366-2 | £50.00 | $69.95 | €65.90 PB | 978-0-7456-5367-9 | £16.99 | $24.95 | €21.90 ebook available

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