Paul DiMaggio, Cultural Aspect of Economic Organization


What is culture? And what does it mean that culture should be a variable?

How is culture treated in economics?

How is sociology's contribution different from that of cognitive psychology?

What is the homo economicus and why is s/he a "social moron"?

What are the variations in orientations towards exchange? And what maybe some of the sources of these variations?

What are the main relevant classifications people use in exchange?

How are markets and firms cultural constructs?

Why are economists overly simplistic when they think about tastes?

What is Veblen's model of status competition and how does DiMaggio amend it?