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Plenary Speakers

The plenary speakers of the 2018 IPA Conference included Bruce G. Carruthers, Miranda Joseph, and Frank Pasquale. Unfortunately there are no recorded videos of these presentations.

Bruce G. Carruthers (John D. MacArthur Professor of Sociology and Director of the Buffett Institute for Global Studies at Northwestern University) spoke on: When is a “thing” a thing? Financialisation and distributed governance in the modern global economy.

Miranda Joseph (Professor and Chair of Gender, Women and Sexuality Studies at the University of Minnesota) spoke on: Countering-Accounting Explorations and Experiments.

Frank Pasquale (researcher of the law of big data, artificial intelligence, and algorithms and author of The Black Box Society(Harvard University Press, 2015)) spoke on: The Limits of Artificial Intelligence in Finance


Below is just a snapshot from the 2018 IPA Conference, taken by David P Scott Photography.


2018 IPA Conference

University of Edinburgh,


July 11-17, 2018

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