WINIR has established a permanent Scientific Quality Committee (SQC) to ensure that WINIR events are of the highest academic quality, and that WINIR establishes and maintains a global reputation for high quality research.

The WINIR SQC reports to the WINIR Council. Its members -- leading academics with expertise in economics, history, sociology, politics, law, philosophy and other relevant disciplines -- serve fixed terms.

The WINIR SQC currently comprises:

Ruth Aguilera (Northeastern University, USA), international business

Paul Dragos Aligica (George Mason University, USA), economics

Bas van Bavel (Utrecht University, Netherlands), history

Geoffrey M. Hodgson (Loughobough University London, UK), economics

Matthias Klaes (University of Buckingham, UK), economics

Johanna Mair (Hertie School of Governance, Germany), organisation studies

Sheilagh Ogilvie (University of Cambridge, UK), economic history

Katharina Pistor (Columbia University, USA), law

Irene van Staveren (Erasmus University of Rotterdam, Netherlands), economics

Linda Weiss (University of Sydney, Australia), politics

The WINIR Council is grateful to Peter J. Boettke (George Mason University, USA),Simon Deakin (Cambridge University, UK), Timur Kuran (Duke University, USA), Uskali Mäki (University of Helsinki, Finland), Sven Steinmo (European University Institute, Italy) and Wolfgang Streeck (Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies, Germany) for their service.