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Research Committee on Rational Choice RC45
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Established in 1990

Objectives
The general objective of Research Committee 45 on Rational Choice is to advance the development of Rational Choice Theory. This includes its application to various explanatory problems across social science disciplines, its empirical test, its theoretical development and comparison with alternative approaches. The Rc tries to achieve this general objective by promoting the international exchange of scientific information across disciplinary borders.

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Board 2010-2014
President
Hanno SCHOLTZ, University of Fribourg, Switzerland, hanno.scholtz@unifr.ch
Secretary-Treasurer
Thess SCHOENHOLZER, University of Berne, Switzerland, thess.schoenholzer@soz.unibe.ch
Board Members
Antonio M. CHIESI, University of Milano, Italy
Antonio M. JAIME-CASTILLO, University of Granada, Spain
Guillermina JASSO, New York University, USA
Elizabeth ROBERTO, Yale University, USA
Yoshimichi SATO, Tohoku University, Japan
Rafael WITTEK, University of Groningen, Netherlands
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Jun KOBAYASHI, Japan, jun.kobayashi@fh.seikei.ac.jp

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Best Student Paper Award

Forthcoming Activities

XVIII ISA World Congress of Sociology

Newsletter
The Agora, a joint newsletter of the Rational Choice Section of the American Sociological Association and ISA RC45. Published twice a year.
  Spring Summer Winter
2012   PDF file  
2011     PDF file
2010   PDF file  
2009 PDF file PDF file PDF file
2008   PDF file  

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