Vili Lehdonvirta
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Vili Lehdonvirta, PhD (Econ. Soc), MSc (Tech), Adjunct Professor (Docent) of Economic Sociology, University of Turku.

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25/02/2014
I’m co-organizing a conference on Crowdsourcing for Politics and Policy at the Oxford Internet...

I’m co-organizing a conference on Crowdsourcing for Politics and Policy at the Oxford Internet Institute on 25-26 Sep. Abstract deadline is 14 March, check it out!

06/01/2014
The Helsinki Spring: my short essay on entrepreneurship and cultural change published in Research on...

The Helsinki Spring: my short essay on entrepreneurship and cultural change published in Research on Finnish Society

18/12/2013
Identity and Self-Organization in Unstructured Work: my first full paper about life as a crowd...

Identity and Self-Organization in Unstructured Work: my first full paper about life as a crowd worker published in the Dynamics of Virtual Work working paper series (with Paul Mezier)

22/11/2013
We’re recruiting a researcher to the OII to do fieldwork on virtual work in Southeast Asia and...

We’re recruiting a researcher to the OII to do fieldwork on virtual work in Southeast Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa - apply by 13 December!

22/11/2013
Interested in pursuing a master’s degree or a doctorate at the Oxford Internet Institute?...

Interested in pursuing a master’s degree or a doctorate at the Oxford Internet Institute? Check out our Virtual Open Day on Tuesday 26 November.

24/09/2013
08/05/2013
Gave a talk at OII’s Brown Bag seminar series on Virtual Economies & Digital Task...

Gave a talk at OII’s Brown Bag seminar series on Virtual Economies & Digital Task Marketplaces

24/04/2013
New job! On May 1, I am starting as a Research Fellow (broadly equivalent to a US Assistant...

New job! On May 1, I am starting as a Research Fellow (broadly equivalent to a US Assistant Professor) at the Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford.

15/04/2013
Inspired by a Guardian article touching on the sociology and psychology of virtual item trade, I put...

Inspired by a Guardian article touching on the sociology and psychology of virtual item trade, I put up a web version of my 2009 PhD thesis, Virtual Consumption

24/03/2013
Giving a lecture on Designing Virtual Markets for Fun and Profit on Wednesday 5-6pm, Room 130, North...

Giving a lecture on Designing Virtual Markets for Fun and Profit on Wednesday 5-6pm, Room 130, North Hall, Game Developers Conference, San Francisco. See you there!

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