Emilio J Castilla

Associate Professor of Management

Biography | Selected Publications

Social Networks and Employment. Sociological Compass (2013)

Gender, Race, and the New (Merit-based) Employment Relationship. Industrial Relations (2012)

Bringing Managers Back In: Managerial Influences on Workplace Inequality. American Sociological Review  (2011)

The Paradox of Meritocracy in Organizations. Administrative Science Quarterly. (2010)

Gender, Race, and Meritocracy in Organizational Careers. American Journal of Sociology (2008)

Dynamic Analysis in the Social Sciences. Academic Press & Elsevier (2007)

Social Networks and Employee Performance in a Call Center. American Journal of Sociology (2005)

"How Much is That Network Worth? Social Capital in Employee Referral Networks” Social Capital: Theory and Research (2001)

Social Capital at Work: Networks and Employment at a Phone Center. American Journal of Sociology (2000)

"Social Networks in Silicon Valley” The Silicon Valley Edge: A Habitat for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (2000)

Análisis Dinámico Centro de Investigaciones Sociologicas  (1998)


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General Expertise
Benefits; Career development; Changing work environments; Changing workforce; Compensation; Employment relations; Future of work; Gender/race issues, workplace; Hiring; Human resource management; Industrial relations; Labor market policy; Managing diversity; Organizations; Recruitment; Social networks; Sociology; Turnover; Worker / Management relations; Workplace inequality and diversity