Stein, F. 2017 Work, sleep, repeat: The Abstract Labour of German Management Consultants. London School of Economics Monographs on Social Anthropology. Bloomsbury: London. Read the book's introduction online or download the [PDF].

Stein, F., M. Candea, H. Diemberger, S. Lazar, J. Robbins, A. Sanchez, R. Stasch 2017 The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Anthropology. Online at www.anthroencyclopedia.com



Peer reviewed articles & Book chapters

Stein F. (forthcoming 2018). 'States and Markets'. In Research Agenda in Economic Anthropology (ed) J. Carrier. Edward Elgar: Cheltenham, UK.

Stein, F. (forthcoming 2018). 'Selling speed - management consultants, acceleration and temporal angst.' PolAR - The Political and Legal Anthropology Review. 40(1): TBD.

Stein, F. & D. Sridhar. 2018. 'The financialisation of global health' Wellcome Open Research 3(17): 1-4.

Stein, F. 2017. 'Anthropology’s “impact” – a comment on audit and the unmeasurable nature of critique' The Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 24(1): 10-29. [PDF]

Stein, F. 2017 'Boundary work – power and liminality in management consulting'. In New Directions in Elite Studies. (eds) Korsnes Olaf, Johan Heilbron, Felix Bühlmann and Mike Savage: 280-296. Routledge: London. [PDF]

Stein, F. & D. Sridhar 2017 'Health as ‘global public good’: Creating a market for pandemic risk?' The British Medical Journal.358: j3397. [PDF]

Eriksen, T. H. and F. Stein 2017 'Anthropology as counter-culture: an interview with Thomas Hylland Eriksen.' Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 23(1): 233-238. [PDF]

Stein, F. 2016 '"Anthropology needs to go mainstream" - An interview with Gillian Tett.' Anthropology Today 32(6): 27-29. [PDF]

Helfrich, S. and F. Stein 2011 'Was sind Gemeingüter? [What are common goods?]' Aus Politik und Zeitgeschichte 61: 9-15. [PDF]


Book reviews

Stein, F. 2017 'Review of  Anthropology and Economy.' The Cambridge Journal of Anthropology 35(1): 147-148. [PDF]

Stein, F. 2016 'Review of "Money from Nothing: Indebtedness and Aspiration in South Africa"', Social Anthropology 24(1): 123-124. [PDF]


Selected public writing 

Stein, F. 2018. 'UK universities under siege'. PoLAR: Association for Political and Legal Anthropology Review (Online at: https://politicalandlegalanthro.org/2018/03/13/uk-universities-under-siege/).

Stark, F. 2018. 'Die Welt ist nie so profitabel wie sie sein könnte [The world is never as profitable as it could be]'. Tonic: Das Magazin für * (Online at: https://www.tonic-magazin.de/artikel/unternehmensberatung-consulting-powerpoint-kapitalismus).

Stein, F. 2017 'The World Bank's new Pandemic Insurance - A wise use of donor money?'. globalhealthgovernance.org (Online at: http://globalhealthgovernance.org/blog/2017/10/9/the-world-banks-new-pandemic-insurance-a-wise-use-of-donor-money).

Stein, F. & D. Sridhar. 2017 'The World Bank reinvents itself - and puts poverty reduction at risk'. The Conversation (Online at: https://theconversation.com/the-world-bank-reinvents-itself-and-puts-poverty-reduction-at-risk-79403?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=twitterbutton) (reprints in the Wire, Quartzglobalhealthgovernance.org). [PDF]

Stein, F. 2017 'So, what is the World Bank's business model?'. globalhealthgovernance.org (Online at: http://globalhealthgovernance.org/blog/2017/5/11/so-what-is-the-world-banks-business-model). [PDF]

Stein, F. 2017 'On the equal validity of methods in Global Health research'. globalhealthgovernance.org (Online at: http://globalhealthgovernance.org/blog/2017/4/13/a-comment-on-the-equal-validity-of-research-methods-in-global-health). [PDF]

Stein, F. 2017 '“Post-truth” and the social sciences'. globalhealthgovernance.org (Online at: http://globalhealthgovernance.org/blog/2017/3/15/post-truth-and-the-social-sciences) (reprint in PoLAR: Association for Political and Legal Anthropology Review). [PDF]

Stein, F. 2016 'Anthropology, Brexit and Xenophobia in Europe'. PoLAR: Association for Political and Legal Anthropology Review (Online at: https://politicalandlegalanthro.org/2016/06/28/anthropology-brexit-and-xenophobia-in-europe/) (reprint in Allegralab). [PDF]

Stein, F. 2014 'Uncovering Desire', Catalogue text for the exhibition “3me2you1thing4sale”. Städtische Galerie Villingen-Schwenningen.

Stein, F. 2014 'An analysis of Keith Hart, "The Memory Bank: Money in an Unequal World"'. Mouseion.

Stein, F. 2010 'Bolivian Tin Miners Reconciled'. Americas Quarterly. (Online at: http://www.americasquarterly.org/node/1927).

Research assistant for: Battison et al., 2009. 'Income and Beyond: Multidimensional Poverty in six Latin American Countries'. Oxford Poverty & Human Development Initiative (OPHI) Working Paper. 17



Selected Conference papers

American Anthropological Association (AAA), Washington D.C., 'Collaborating with Elites? Re-considering research ethics in corporate contexts'. Panel: Ethnography in Elite White-Collar Contexts: Methods, Access, and Privilege when "Studying Up" . 02/12/2017

Rutgers University 'Finance, Financialization and their Impact on the Right to Health'. 19/06/2017-21/06/2017 See the conference report here or download the [PDF]

London School of Economics and University of Kent Conference on Anthropology and Wilful Blindness, 'Profitable Uncertainty and Wilful Blindness'. 16/06/2017-17/06/2017

Usher Institute, University of Edinburgh, Global Health Conference 'Ebola Bonds? The World Bank’s current financial activities around pandemic preparedness' 26/05/2017

Usher Institute, University of Edinburgh, Research Seminar 'A closer look at management consultants in healthcare' 18/05/2017

University of Bergen, Egalitarianism and Anthropology Working Group, 'Selves and Commodities - The moral economy of business consultants' 24/03/2017

University of Bergen, Senior Anthropology Research Seminar, 'Profitable Uncertainty' 23/03/2017

University of Cambridge, Social Anthropology Society, 'Selves and Commodities - The moral economy of business consultants' 22/02/2017

EASA Biennial Conference, Milan,'Selves and Commodities - The moral economy of business consultants' 20/07/2016.

Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPM), 'Economies of Legitimacy' 12/05/2016.

London School of Economics Anthropology Student Away Day, 'Economies of Legitimacy' 17/02/2016.

London School of Economics Inequalities Conference, 'Economies of Legitimacy' 27/11/2015.

American Anthropological Association (AAA), Denver, 'Permanent Urgency' 19/07/2015.

University of Cambridge, Clareity Research Symposium, Clare College, Cambridge, 'The tragedy of time management' 12/03/2015.

University of Warwick Research Seminar, 'The tragedy of time management' 21/01/2015.