1. Research Library

        Talking Prices: Symbolic Meanings of Prices on the Market for Contemporary Art

        Olav Velthuis

        Princeton: Princeton University Press 2007

        ISBN 9780691134031

      1. Author is a sociologist and anthropologist whose work in the field of ‘economic sociology’ focuses on the creation of ‘value’ in the contemporary art market, the ‘irrationality’ of art pricing, and the influence of globalization on the art market.