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Framing finance
Alex Preda

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Framing finance
the boundaries of markets and modern capitalism
Alex Preda.

Published 2009 by The University of Chicago Press in Chicago, London .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction: capitalism and the boundaries of finance
The boundaries of finance in the sociological tradition
Prestige, at last: the social closure of the stock exchange
Financial knowledge and the science of the market
Close up: price data, machines, and organizational boundaries
From afar: charts and their analysts
The kaleidoscope of finance: speculation, economic life, and society
On the dark side of the market
Conclusion: back to the future.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
HG101 .P74 2009

The Physical Object

p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
Internet Archive
0226679314, 0226679322
9780226679310, 9780226679327
LC Control Number
Library Thing

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