Prof Patrik Aspers


Coordination by Evaluations and Valuations: Market Logic Inside and Outside the Economy
01/01/2011 - 31/12/2016
This project studies evaluation and valuation as ways of coordinating actors and resources. Valuation is the ascribing of value to people, organizations, things and events given that there is no standard of value. Evaluation is judging according to an already existing value-stand...

Valuing the Home: A Comparative Study of the Residential Property Market in Germany, Sweden and the UK
01/01/2010 - 31/12/2012
We propose to undertake a comparative study of the housing market in three research sites with distinctive institutional contexts: Germany, Sweden and the UK. Our overall aim is to analyze the determinants of the ´price´ a home, what that price represents, and what it...

Organisation and Identity in Global Work Places
- A Study of Total Institutions in Motion
01/01/2009 - 31/12/2011
Projektet studerar hur individer arbetar i en gemensam organisation i ett slutet socialt system, fartyg i den internationella handelsflottan. Organisering av arbetet och identitetsformation studeras utifrån kravet på samarbete mellan de anställda på fartyge...

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