The beta version of #luhmannomics is installed on the 16th International Social Theory Consortium (ISTC) Annual Conference in Innsbruck, May 24-26, 2017. We are calling for submission of abstracts at: #luhmannomics 0.1: Futures of social science above and beyond Economy and Society *** Photo credit: Markus Heidingsfelder.Read more "#luhmannomics 0.1: Futures of social science above and beyond Economy and Society"
Abstract: While the majority of market interventions is concerned with market interventions that are good for particular market participants, this article is interested in interventions that are good for markets. We draw on observations of historical markets as presented by Hamilton Grierson and Max Weber to rediscover markets as forms of communication that systematically transcend […]Read more "Release | Market therapy? On intervention in the consociation with non-members"
Abstract: A sharp problem focus sharpens the problem. Sustainably ongrowing bodies of text on degrowth are not the key to post-growth scenarios because evocations of the limits of growth reinforce rather than transcend the economic principle, which is in the observation of scarcity. We therefore focus on alternative forms of growth rather than alternatives to […]Read more "Release | Growth strategies for post-growth societies"
Seminar: Wertepluralismus und Nachhaltigkeit. Ein Vorbereitungskurs auf die nächsten Herausforderungen für das Armenische Bildungssystem 14.-15. November 2015 in Eriwan Seminarleitung: Prof. Dr. Steffen Roth, ESC Rennes School of Business, Frankreich Seminarbeschreibung zum Download hier. Information und Anmeldung: Karen Badalyan Eine Veranstaltung im Rahmen des Programs Vernetzt für Nachhaltigkeit des Goethe Instituts Georgien. Partner: Sprachenlernzentrum Eriwan, Deutsches Auswärtiges Amt Armenien.Read more "Seminar | Goethe Institut Eriwan"
Roth, S. (2015), Free economy! On 3628800 alternatives of and to capitalism, Journal of Interdisciplinary Economics, Vol 27 No. 2, 107-128 [ABS, AERES]. Article available for download here. Abstract: Even the sharpest problem focus cannot help but sharpen the problem. Thus, the key to our understanding of alternatives to capitalism and alternative forms of capitalism is not […]Read more "Release | Capitalism is boring. Here are 3628800 alternatives"
Entrepreneurship and Piracy | Special Issue of the International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, Vol. 22 No. 4. Guest Editor: Steffen Roth, ESC Rennes School of Business, France Reading: Booties, bounties, business models. A map to the next red oceans Abstract: This quest is for pirate maps to blue oceans. The key problem involved is that blue […]Read more "Release | Special Issue on Entrepreneurship and Piracy"
Entrepreneurship and Piracy | Special Issue of the International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business. Guest Editor: Steffen Roth, ESC Rennes School of Business, France Conceptual or empirical submissions of 3000-6000 words could focus on contemporary or historical examples of pirate entrepreneurship. Who has labelled which forms of entrepreneurial activities as piracy? How has piracy contributed […]Read more "Call | Special Issue on Entrepreneurship and Piracy"
Roth, S. (2012), Leaving Commonplaces on the Common Place. Cornerstones of a Polyphonic Market Theory, Tamara Journal for Critical Organization Inquiry, Vol. 10 No. 3, pp. 43-52. Abstract Markets are considered economic phenomena, which is said to be true even if markets are considered social structures, cultural fields, or simply politics, at the same time. Against this […]Read more "Release | Leaving Commonplaces on the Common Place"
Following the events in Prague and Stuttgart, the 5th International Conference on Indicators and Concepts of Innovation will take place in Vienna, Sept 19-21, 2011. Link to conference homepage Registration starts in April!Read more "Call | 5th ICICI on Innovating Innovation by Research – 100 Years After Schumpeter"