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 Researchers at the MPI for the Study of Societies

Professor Olivier Godechot


 
Professor Olivier Godechot
Director at the Max Planck Sciences Po Center on Coping with Instability in Market Societies (MaxPo), Paris; CNRS Research Director, OSC-CNRS, Paris; Professor of Sociology, Sciences Po, Paris
 
Phone: +33 1 45 49 59 32
Fax: +33 1 58 71 72 17

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Research Interests

finance; wages; recruitment; labor markets; networks; inequality; work; France; United States; European Union
 

Selected Publications

The Chance of Influence: A Natural Experiment on the Role of Social Capital in Faculty Recruitment. Social Networks 46, 60-75 (2016) >>more  
Getting a Job in Finance: The Strength of Collaboration Ties. European Journal of Sociology 55, 1, 25-56 (2014) >>Abstract  
Le salaire dépend-il du sexe du supérieur? Économie et Statistique, No. 464-465-466, 72-96 (2014) >>PDF  
Is Finance Responsible for the Rise in Wage Inequality in France? Socio-Economic Review 10, 3, 447-470 (2012) >>PDF  
Bien ou mal payés? Les travailleurs du public et du privé jugent leurs salaires (with C. Baudelot et al.). Paris: Éditions Rue d’Ulm - Presses de l’École normale supérieure, 2014 >>Abstract  
Working Rich: Salaires, bonus et appropriation du profit dans l’industrie financière. Paris: La Découverte, 2007 >>Abstract
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Vita

2013-present Director at the Max Planck Sciences Po Center on Coping with Instability in Market Societies (MaxPo), Paris
2013-present CNRS Research Director (Directeur de recherche) at Observatoire Sociologique du Changement (OSC, UMR 7049), Paris
2013-present Professor of Sociology and holder of the AXA Chair in Economic Sociology, Sciences Po, Paris
2013-present Research Associate at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies, Cologne, and Affiliated Faculty Member of the International Max Planck Research School on the Social and Political Constitution of the Economy (IMPRS-SPCE), Cologne
2013-2014 CNRS Researcher (Chargé de recherche) at Observatoire Sociologique du Changement (OSC, UMR 7049)
2013 Habilitation in sociology, Sciences Po, Paris
2005-2013 CNRS Researcher at Centre Maurice Halbwachs (Research Unit/UMR 8097), Paris
2008-2012 Scientific Secretary of the Section on Sociology and Law of the Comité National, the evaluation and recruitment committee of CNRS (Centre national de la recherche scientifique)
2009 Deputy director of the Sociology and Statistics Master Speciality at École Normale Supérieure/École des hautes études en sciences sociale (ENS/EHESS), Paris
2004-2005 Researcher at Centre d’Études de l’Emploi (Centre of Employment Studies), Noisy-le-Grand, France
1999-2004 Doctorate in sociology, Conservatoire national des arts et métiers (CNAM), Paris
2003-2004 Assistant Lecturer (ATER) in sports studies, Paris X-Nanterre University
2000-2003 Assistant Lecturer (moniteur) in sociology, Rouen University
1998 DEA (Diplôme d’études approfondies; Master 2; equivalent to a research master’s) in Social Sciences, ENS-EHESS, Paris
1997 Agrégation (high school teacher exam) in economic and social sciences
1995-2000 École Normale Supérieure
1994-1997 ENSAE (National School of Statistics and Economic Administration)
1996 Maîtrise (Master 1) in History, Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University
1994 Licence (Bachelor) in History, Paris X-Nanterre University

 

Professional Activities (Selected)

Scientific Committee of the Secure Remote Data Access Centre (Centre d’Accès Sécurisé Distant), 2013 to present  
Steering Committee of the Paris School of Economics, 2012- 2013  
Reviewing Board (Comité de lecture en exercice) of the Revue française de sociologie, 2012-2014  
Editorial Board of the Revue française de sociologie, 2010 to present  
Scientific Council of the Revue de la régulation, 2007 to present  
Scientific Committee of the Bulletin of Sociological Methodology/Bulletin de méthodologie sociologique, 2009 to present
 

Awards and Honors (Selected)

2013: Axa Chair Holder in Economic Sociology  
2013: CNRS Bronze Medal
 

 
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