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Research Interests

Social Ontology, Realist Social Theory, Ontology of Technology


Ph.D. from the University of Cambridge (2003); Serves on the editorial board of the Cambridge Journal of Economics; Research Fellow of the Cambridge Judge Business School; Chair of the Cambridge Political Economy Society Trust.

Recent Publications

Published Papers

Faulkner, P. and Runde, J. Theorizing the Digital Object, MIS Quarterly (2019), vol 42(4) pp. 1279-1302
Feduzi, A., Runde, J., Cabantous, L., Faulkner, P. and Loch, C. Updating “Small World Representations” In Strategic Decision-Making Under Extreme Uncertainty, Proceedings of the Seventy-eighth Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management (2018), vol 2018 no. 1
Faulkner, P., Pratten, S., and Runde, J. Cambridge Social Ontology: Clarification, Development and Deployment, Cambridge Journal of Economics (2017), vol 41(5) pp. 1265–1277
Faulkner, P., Feduzi, A., and Runde, J. Unknowns, Black Swans and the risk/uncertainty distinction, Cambridge Journal of Economics (2017), vol 41(5) pp. 1279-1302
Faulkner, P. and Runde, J. Technological objects, social positions and the transformational model of social activity, MIS Quarterly (2013), vol 37(3) pp. 803-818

Chapter in Book

Faulkner, P., Runde, J. On sociomateriality, (2012) in the book: Materiality and Organizing: Social Interaction in a Technological World - Oxford University Press

Dr Phil Faulkner

Fellow, Senior College Teaching Officer, Director of Studies in Economics (Clare College)

Research Group:
Alternative approaches to economics, history of economic thought, and methodology

Contact Details
College: Clare College
College Tel: +44(0)1223 764747