Pre-Colloquium Paper Development Workshop PDW-07

Markets and Valuation

Wednesday, July 2, 2014, 09:00–14:00

Location: T-building, room T3-09



Program PDW-07: Wednesday, July 2, 2014
09:00 – 09:15

Introduction and Presentation by the convenors

09:15 – 10:15

Understanding Markets for Fine Art

Erik Wikberg & Lars Strannegård: Selling by numbers: The quantification and marketization of the Swedish Art World for Contemporary Art

Monika Kackovic (together with Joris Ebbers & Nachoem Wijnberg): Getting off to a good start: The effects of signals, sequences and status on performance

10:15 – 11:15

Valuation, Commensuration and Markets

Mariam L. Krikorian (together with Vern L. Glaser & Peer C. Fiss): Shifting levels of abstraction: The role of vertical category dynamics in market valuation
Alison Gerber: Tradition, rationalization, and worth: A theory of decommensuration

11:15 – 11:30

Coffee break

11:30 – 12:30 Legal Institutions and Governance in Markets

Alison Kemper: Board reforms in Canada from 2000–2007: How actor networks changed governance
Henning A. Berthold: Intellectual property and copying: The attitudes of creatives
12:30 – 13:30

Cultural Categories and Markets

Simone Schiller-Merkens: Social movements and markets: A cross-national comparison of movements' imprint on the culture of the ethical fashion market
Michele Piazzai: Death of a star: A survival analysis on the effects of category spanning in popular music

13:30 – 14:00 Wrap-up