Material markets : how economic agents are constructed / Donald MacKenzie.

Author
MacKenzie, Donald A. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
Description
ix, 228 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

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Subject(s)
Series
Clarendon lectures in management studies [More in this series]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [190]-220) and index.
Contents
Introduction -- Ten precepts for the social studies of finance -- Assembling an economic actor -- Derivatives : the production of virtuality -- The material sociology of arbitrage -- Measuring profit -- Constructing emissions markets -- Conclusion : opening the black boxes of finance.
ISBN
  • 9780199278152
  • 0199278156
LCCN
2008049513
OCLC
281087796
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