Department of Management

Jakob Arnoldi

Professor

Profile photoJakob Arnoldi

Postal address:
Fuglesangs Allé 4
2628, 333
8210, Aarhus V
Denmark
Email: jaar@mgmt.au.dk
Mobile: +45 22 82 28 87

Present occupation: Professor, Aarhus University, Business and Social Sciences, Department of Management.

Academic degrees:
PhD, Goldsmiths College, University of London. M.A., University of Copenhagen.

Research areas: Chinese mangement; financial technologies and organization; social problem solving.

Personal details: Born 1970. Married. Three children.

Publications: 4 research monographs (one co-authored); 19 peer reviewed articles; approx. 15 other articles/book chapters; approx. 20 conference papers. (see also http://pure.au.dk/portal/en/jaar@asb.dk)

Research grants (M=main applicant; C=co-applicant):
2014: Dkkr 42,000. Seed funding, Interacting Minds Centre, Aarhus University
2012: Dkkr 27,500. Seed funding, Interacting Minds Centre, Aarhus University.
2011: Dkkr 600,000. SDC grant for PhD scholarship (co-financed with Aarhus University). M.
2011: Dkkr 300,000, Aarhus University Research Foundation (visiting research scholarship). M.
2011: Dkkr 153,000. Aarhus University Research Foundation (visiting research scholarship). M.
2011: Dkkr. 1,200,000. SDC grant for PhD scholarship. M.
2005: £375,000 (with Scott Lash, head of research, and Michael Keith) Risk Cultures in China – an Economic Sociology.’ Global Economy & Finance Program, British ESRC. C.
2004: Dkkr 92,000. Derivatives – the frontier of global capitalism. Danish Research Council grant no. 24-04-0263: M.
2004: £373,000. The media constituted market. MODINET. M.
2003: Dkkr. 170,000. The public expert. MODINET. M.
1998: Dkkr. 600,000. PhD scholarship (personal). Danish research Council grant no. 160-001998. M
1998: Dkkr. 350,000. PhD Scholarship (personal), Carlsbergfonden. PhD scholarship and admission into M.Phil/PhD. program at Churchill College, Cambridge University. (Scholarship declined by recipient). M.
Previous Employment:2008-2010: Vice Dean, Director of Research, Aarhus School of Business, Aarhus University.2006-2008: Research Fellow. Centre for Urban and Community Research, Goldsmiths College, University of London.2006-2007: Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Copenhagen.2005 - 2007: Lecturer at Institut für Soziologie der Ludwig Maximilian-Universität (Prof. Ulrich Beck's chair) Munich.2003-2006: Assistant professor, Department of Sociology, University of Copenhagen.2002: Assistant professor, Dept. of Film and Media Studies, University of Copenhagen.2002: Research Assistant. Department of Sociology, University of Bristol. Worked on the project ‘The Dynamics of Transformative Ideas in Contemporary Public Discourse’ (British ESCR grant no. R000239504).2002: Part time lecturer, Department of Sociology, University of Copenhagen.2002: Part time lecturer in sociology, Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen.2001: Visiting tutor, Department of Sociology, Goldsmiths College.1998-2002: Doctoral student at Department of Sociology and Centre for Cultural Studies, Goldsmiths College, University of London. Sponsored by the Danish Economic and Social Science Research Council.1998: Part time lecturer, Department of Rhetoric, Education and Philosophy, University of Copenhagen.1998: Consultant, Danish Refugee Council, worked on the project 'Assessment and Recognition of Qualifications and Education of Refugees in the European Union.' Project funded by EU and headed by the Danish Refugee Council. Head of a three-person team with the task of researching for, and writing, a report on the system of education in Iran.

Referee experience (selected):Management & Organization Review; Risk Analysis; Corporate Governance, An International Review. British Journal of Management; Theory, Culture & Society; Qualitative Sociology; International Sociology; Globalizations; Canadian Journal of Sociology; Distinction.

Conference invitations/key notes:2012: Invited speaker at conference ‘After the Financial Crisis,’ Edinburgh University.2011: Invited speaker at ‘14th World Conference for Business Ethics’. Technische Universität München.2011: Invited speaker, ‘Rising Powers’ workshop. Oxford University.2011: Invited speaker. ‘Risiko und Verantwortung’. Universität Bochum.2010: Invited speaker. ‘Rising Powers’ workshop. Oxford University.

Other activities/positions held:2010-2013: Chairman (joint): AACSB European Affinity Group.2012: Advisory committee member, AACSB European Conference, Barcelona.2011: Visiting researcher, Antai College of Economics and Management, Shanghai JiaoTong University.2011: Advisory committee member, AACSB European Conference, Milan.2011: Member, steering group. Sino-Danish University Centre, Social Science Branch. Responsible for developing master program in welfare research.2010 - 2012: Steering committee member, Building Stronger Universities, Growth and Employment Platform. Danish Universities and Danish Ministry of Research.2010 - 2011: Board member, Handelsungdommens Uddannelseslegat (student scholarship foundation).2005: Founder of Arnoldi-C, a consultancy doing risk scenario analysis for Danish energy Company Elsam.

Publications

Multi-level state capitalism: Chinese state-owned buisness groups

Arnoldi, J., Villadsen, A. R., Chen, X. & Na, C., Mar 2019, In : Management and Organization Review. 15, 1, p. 55-79 25 p., 1740877618000360.

Chinese culture, materialism and corporate supply of trade credit

Chen, X., Arnoldi, J. & Chen, X., 2019, In : China Finance Review International.

Unrelated acquisitions in China: The role of political ownership and political connections

Arnoldi, J. & Muratova, Y., 2019, In : Asia Pacific Journal of Management. 36, 1, p. 113-134 22 p.

Political rotations and cross-province firm acquisitions in China

Muratova, Y., Arnoldi, J., Chen, X. & Scholderer, J., 2018, In : Asian Business & Management. 17, 1, p. 37-58 22 p.

Computer Algorithms, Market Manipulation and the Institutionalisation of High Frequency Trading

Arnoldi, J., 2016, In : Theory, Culture & Society. 33, 1, p. 29-52

Global Risk

Arnoldi, J., 2016, Routledge Handbook of Risk Studies. Burgess, A., Alemanno, A. & Zinn, J. (eds.). Routledge, p. 275-281 7 p. (Routledge International Handbooks).

The social route to abstraction

Tylén, K., Fusaroli, R., Smith, P. & Arnoldi, J., 2016. 1 p.

Governance Structure and Related Party Loan Guarantees: The Case of Chinese Family Business Groups

Chen, X., Arnoldi, J. & Na, C., 2015, In : Management and Organization Review. 11, 4, p. 599-619 21 p.

Multi-level State Capitalism: Chinese business groups, vertical interlocks, and agency costs

Arnoldi, J., Chen, X., Villadsen, A. R. & Na, C., 2015, Academy of Management Proceedings 2015.

Political Ties of Listed Chinese Companies, Performance Effects, and Moderating Institutional Factors

Arnoldi, J. & Villadsen, A. R., 2015, In : Management and Organization Review. 11, 2, p. 217 236 p.

What type of risk and what type of technology?

Arnoldi, J., 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Current Anthropology.

Multi-level State Capitalism: Chinese business groups, vertical interlocks, and agency costs

Arnoldi, J., Villadsen, A. R., Chen, X. & Na, C., 2014.

China Constructing Capitalism: Economic Life and Urban Change

Arnoldi, J., Lash, S., Keith, M. & Rooker, T., 10 Sep 2013, London: Routledge. 340 p.

Risk

Arnoldi, J., Apr 2013, Encyclopedia of Philosophy and Social Sciences. Kaldis, B. (ed.). SAGE Publications

Vertical interlocks of executives and performance of affiliated firms in state owned Chinese business groups

Arnoldi, J., Chen, X. & Na, C., 2013. 44 p.

China White: Value, uncertainty and order in the Chinese culture industry

Arnoldi, J. & Lash, S., Feb 2012, In : Thesis Eleven. 108, 1, p. 118-132 16 p.

Cheating models: Algorithmic trading and the normative reconfiguration of financial trading

Arnoldi, J., 2012.

Money: Abstraction, Time and Desire

Arnoldi, J., 2012, In : Inaestetics. 3, p. 39-44

The Dual Reality of the Chinese Knowledge Economy

Arnoldi, J. & Zhang, J., 2012, In : International Journal of Chinese Culture and Management. 3, 2, p. 160-173

Aktør-netværksteori

Arnoldi, J., 2011, Sociologisk Leksikon. Nepper Larsen, S. & Kruger Pedersen, I. (eds.). Hans Reitzels Forlag, p. 22-23 2 p.

Does performativity matter?

Svetlova, E. & Arnoldi, J., 2011.

Lash, Scott

Arnoldi, J., 2011, Sociologisk Leksikon. Nepper Larsen, S. & Kruger Pedersen, I. (eds.). 1. udgave ed. Hans Reitzels Forlag, p. 361-361 1 p.

Latour

Arnoldi, J., 2011, Sociologisk Leksikon. Nepper Larsen, S. & Kruger Pedersen, I. (eds.). Hans Reitzels Forlag, p. 362 1 p.

Medier

Arnoldi, J., 2011, Sociologisk Leksikon. Nepper Larsen, S. & Kruger Pedersen, I. (eds.). 1. udgave ed. Hans Reitzels Forlag, p. 400-401 2 p.

Netværkssamfund

Arnoldi, J., 2011, Sociologisk Leksikon. Nepper Larsen, S. & Kruger Pedersen, I. (eds.). Hans Reitzels Forlag, p. 453-453 1 p.

Social Capital and Business Ethics

Arnoldi, J., 2011.

Økonomisk Sociologi

Arnoldi, J., 2011, Sociologisk Leksikon. Nepper Larsen, S. & Kryger Pedersen, I. (eds.). 1. udgave ed. Hans Reitzels Forlag, p. 785-785 1 p.

Revaluating Credit Derivatives

Arnoldi, J., 2010.

Sensemaking as communication

Arnoldi, J., 2010, In : Soziale Systeme: Zeitschrift für soziologische Theorie. 16, 1, p. 28-48

Alles Geld verdampft: Finanzkrise in der Weltrisikogesellschaft

Arnoldi, J., 2009, Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp. 92 p.

Coordinating Markets: The Creation of Chinese Financial Markets

Arnoldi, J., 2009, Capitalism or Capitalisms?. Tittenbrun, J. (ed.). Wydawnicto: My Book, p. 78-87 9 p.

Risk: an introduction

Arnoldi, J., 2009, Cambridge: Polity Press. 224 p.

Derivatives. Virtual Values and Real Risks

Arnoldi, J., 2008, Globalization and Economy. James & Patomäki (eds.). London: Corwin Press, p. 91-110 19 p.

Internationalisering ver. 2.0: Konsekvenser for danske virksomheders forretningsdesign

Andersen, P. H., Arnoldi, J., Bøllingtoft, A., Håkonsson, D. D., Kragh, H., Linneberg, M. S., Obel, B., Storgaard, M., Waldstrøm, C. & Rask, M., 2008.

La Chine whitienne: valeur, incertitude et ordre dans l'industrie culturelle chinoise

Arnoldi, J. & Lash, S., 2008, In : Sciences de la Societe. 73, p. 63-81 18 p.

Informatial ideas

Arnoldi, J., 2007, In : Thesis Eleven. 89, 1, p. 58-73

Market Crowds between Imitation and Control

Arnoldi, J. & Borch, C., 2007, In : Theory, Culture & Society. 24, 7-8, p. 164-180 16 p.

The Richness of Markets

Arnoldi, J., 2007, In : Theory, Culture & Society. 24, 7-8, p. 91-96 5 p.

Tro, håb og stamceller

Arnoldi, J. & Lind, U., 2007, Håbets teknologi: samfundsvidenskabelige perspektiver på stamcelleforskning i Danmark. Lene, K. & Klaus, H. (eds.). Kbh.: Munksgaard , p. 157-80

Universities and the public recognition of expertise

Arnoldi, J., 2007, In : Minerva. 45, 1, p. 49-61

Autopoiesis

Arnoldi, J. D., 2006, In : Theory, Culture & Society. 23, 2-3, p. 116-118

Frames and screens: the reduction of uncertainty in electronic derivates trading

Arnoldi, J. D., 2006, In : Economy and Society. 35, 3, p. 381-99

Introduktion til Bruno Latour: Vi har aldrig været moderne

Arnoldi, J. D., 2006, Vi har aldrig været moderne. Kbh.: Hans Reitzels Forlag, p. 7-13

Medier i videnssamfundet og viden i mediesamfundet

Arnoldi, J. D., 2006, Elfenbenstårnet: universiteter mellem forskning og formidling. Århus: Aarhus Universitetsforlag, p. 55-71

(Medieskabt) Ekspertise i medierne

Arnoldi, J. D., 2005, In : Dansk Sociologi. 16, 3, p. 9-24

Knowledge and Expertise in the Media Age

Arnoldi, J. D., 2005, In : Nord Nytt. 94, p. 79-85

Medieanalyse og Nikals Luhmanns systemteori

Arnoldi, J. D., 2005, Kvalitative metoder i et interaktionistisk perspektiv. Kbh.: Hans Reitzels Forlag, p. 255-274

Derivatives: virtual values and real risks

Arnoldi, J. D., 2004, In : Theory, Culture & Society. 21, 6, p. 23-42

Making sense of causation

Arnoldi, J. D., 2004, In : Soziale Welt: Zeitschrift für sozialwissenschaftliche Forschung und Praxis. 54, 4, p. 405-27

Aktør-Netværkteori: A-moderne (sociologisk?) teori

Arnoldi, J. D., 2003, In : Dansk Sociologi. 14, 3, p. 9-23

Anm. af Thompson: Den politiske skandale: magt og synlighed i mediealderen. Hans Reitzel, 2002

Arnoldi, J. D., 2003, In : Dansk Sociologi. 14, 4, p. 98-100

Miljøet i pressen

Arnoldi, J. D., 2003, In : Information : Uafhængig af partipolitiske og økonomiske interesser. p. 9

Luhmann - An Introduction

Arnoldi, J., 2001, In : Theory, Culture & Society. 18, 1, p. 1-13 13 p.

Niklas Luhmann

Arnoldi, J., 2001, Profiles in Contemporary Social Theory. London: SAGE Publications, p. 249-259 10 p.

Activities

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24/07/2013

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Jakob Arnoldi

08/11/2011

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