The Ordinalization of Society. Lewis Coser lecture, American Sociological Association.

 State Metrology: The Rating of Sovereigns and the Judgment of Nations. Forthcoming in Kimberly Morgan and Ann Orloff, The Many Hands of the State.

Political Space and the Space of Polities (with Brian Lande and Evan Schofer). Forthcoming in Poetics.

Political Structures and Political Mores. (with Evan Schofer) Forthcoming in Sociological Science.

The Superiority of Economists (with Etienne Ollion and Yann Algan), Journal of Economic Perspectives 2015.

Classification Situations: Life Chances in the Neo-Liberal Economy (with Kieran Healy) Accounting, Organizations and Society 2013.


Seeing Like a Market (with Kieran Healy)

The Type and the Grade: On the Institutional Scaffolding of the Judgment of Taste (with Rebecca Elliott and Olivier Jacquet)

Credit Scores and the Moralization of Inequality (with Kieran Healy)

Lost in Translation: The Qualification of Expertise in the U.S. legal system. (with Roi Livne)

The Social Trajectory of a Finance Professor and the Common Sense of Capital (with Rakesh Khurana)