Moral economies in practice: Papers & Schedule

09.30 - 11.00 Panel 1 Social Contracts at work

Dr Laura Bear (LSE)

Dr Laurent Bazin (CNRS)

Corruption and legitimation in the Cote d’Ivoire

Discussion led by Catherine Alexander (Goldsmiths College, London)

11.00 - 11.30 Coffee 11.30 - 13.00 Panel 2 Between the personal and the impersonal

Dr Monica Heintz (Paris-X Nanterre)

Work ethic or an ethic of human relations

Dr Alberto Corsin-Jimenez (Manchester)

The Relationship between books: how academic knowledge becomes productive

Discussion led by Olivia Swift (Goldsmiths College, London)

13.00 - 14.30 lunch

14.30 - 16.00 Panel 3 Embodying moral economies

Dr Sophie Day (Goldsmiths College, London)

Embodying economic strategies in sex work: ‘simply work’ and ‘playing the market’.

Dr Nanneke Redclift (UCL)

Discussion led by Bronwyn Parry (QMW)


King’s College, University of Cambridge

Date 28th April 2007

Time : 09:30 - 16:00


Beves Room, King’s College University of Cambridge