- Sociology of Gold: A poor form of money and conspicuous consumption. An instructive video (11 mins) featuring Prof. Nigel Dodd
- Restructuring of Labor: “Sharing Economy” makes it harder than ever to untangle capitalism from our daily lives – by Prof. Ursula Huws
- The Commodification of Higher Education: Colleges and universities have become a marketplace that treats student applicants like consumers.
- Suburban Capitalism and Social Class: Why midcentury Americans believed the suburbs were making them sick.