Béatrice Cointe

Sociologist - CNRS Researcher

  • Presentation

Béatrice Cointe’s research explore the relations between environmental concerns and the organisation of the economy. Relying on the ethnography of science and the sociology of economics and markets, she focuses on the part played by economics and natural science. She is particularly interested in the production of economic knowledge and in their articulation with other sciences, especially to deal with climate change.

Béatrice Cointe holds a PhD in sociology from EHESS (2014), which focused on the emergence of photovoltaic technologies and markets in France since the 2000s. She has been a postdoc at TIK Centre for Technology, Innovation and Culture at the University of Oslo, as part of the ERC project « Enacting the Good Economy: Biocapitalization and the Little Tools of Valuation ». 


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