Amanda Sharkey is an economic sociologist who studies how social and cultural factors impact organizational behaviors and market outcomes. She is particularly interested in questions related to status and reputation in markets, as well as the evolving role of firms in society. Her research has appeared in Administrative Science Quarterly, the American Sociological Review, the American Journal of Sociology, Organization Science and Sociological Methods and Research. Sharkey’s previous work has focused on the role of industry prestige in shaping how...