The Effects of Financial Crisis on the Organizational Reputation of Banks

[We’re pleased to welcome authors Mario R. Englert of Lauda Dr. R. Wobser GmbH & Co. KG, Christopher Koch of the University Mainz, and Jens Wüstemann of the University of Mannheim. They recently published an article in Business & Society entitled "The Effects of Financial Crisis on the Organizational Reputation of Banks: An Empirical Analysis of … Continue reading The Effects of Financial Crisis on the Organizational Reputation of Banks

The Cost of Overcoming Profit Loss

While there have been many capitalistic strides to overcome the profit losses between the 1950s and the 1970s, there's been a downward effect in households. Dr. Fred Moseley at Mount Holyoke College examines and explains this phenomenon in his article,"The U.S. Economic Crisis: From a Profitability Crisis to an Overindebtedness Crisis," published in Review of … Continue reading The Cost of Overcoming Profit Loss

Book Review: Sociology of the Financial Crisis

In the latest issue of Administrative Science Quarterly, Peer C. Fiss of the University of Southern California published a book review of "Markets on Trial: The Economic Sociology of the U.S. Financial Crisis," edited by Michael Lounsbury and Paul M. Hirsch: As the most recent in a long line of market crashes, the devastating financial … Continue reading Book Review: Sociology of the Financial Crisis

Soft Budget Constraints and Predatory States

Mehrdad Vahabi, University of Paris 8, published "Soft Budget Constraints and Predatory States" on February 3rd, 2012 in the Review of Radical Political Economics. To view other OnlineFirst articles, please click here. The abstract: The concept of the soft budget constraint (SBC) was initially formulated by economist Janos Kornai in the context of socialist economies. I … Continue reading Soft Budget Constraints and Predatory States