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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

Feduzi, A., Faulkner, P., Runde, J., Cabantous, L. and Loch, C Heuristic Methods for Updating Small World Representations in Strategic Situations of Knightian Uncertainty, Academy of Management Review, forthcoming (2020)
Faulkner, P. and Runde, J. Theorizing the Digital Object, MIS Quarterly (2019), vol 42(4) pp. 1279-1302
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