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Conference Invitation: Big Tech: Monopoly’s Second Moment?

CBHA/ACHA Chair Professor Dimitry Anastakis is pleased to co-host an informative, complimentary half-day conference focused on one of the great public policy challenges of our time: the power of Big Tech. Across the North Atlantic world, governments and publics are coming to grips with the implications of just how large

New Book Review Added

William Dalrymple, The Anarchy: The East India Company, Corporate Violence and the Pillage of an Empire. London and New York, Bloomsbury Publishing, 2019. illustrations, maps,  xxxv + 522pp. illustrations, maps. Cloth; ISBN: 9781635573954, £27.49, US $35.00. Read the book review HERE.

National Bank Financial Markets Joins CBHA/ACHA as a Corporate Member

The Canadian Business History Association is pleased to welcome National Bank Financial (NBF) as a Charter Corporate Member. National Bank Financial Markets ( is the trading and investment management arm of National Bank of Canada. National Bank, together with its subsidiaries, forms one of Canada’s leading integrated financial groups, and

Canadian Business History Association Membership Now Includes 1 Year Subscription to Canada’s History Magazine

The CBHA/ACHA is pleased to announce that a complimentary one-year subscription to Canada’s History magazine is now included in all levels of membership. Discover Canadian history as you’ve never seen it before. Each issue of Canada’s History is a treasure of Canadian stories waiting to be discovered — a mix of engaging

Register today for the CBHA/ACHA Webinar: The Price of Gold – Lessons From Previous Price Cycles

THE CBHA/ACHA ONLINE SPEAKER SERIES AND PANEL DISCUSSIONS Thursday September 17th, 2020, 2:00 pmThe Price of Gold – Lessons From Previous Price Cycles Mr. Tony FellLegendary former Chairman and CEO of RBC Dominion Securities, the corporate and investment banking subsidiary of Royal Bank of Canada, and member of the Canadian

New Book Review Added

Scott P. Stephen, Master and Servants: The Hudson’s Bay Company and its North American Workforce, 1668-1786.  Edmonton: University of Alberta Press, 2019,  xxxix + 407pp., illustrations, maps, plans, notes, bibliography, index.  Paper: ISBN 978-1-77212-337-1, $44.99, EPUB: ISBN 1-77212-497-2, $44.99, Kindle; ISBN 978-1-77212-498-9, $44.99, PDF: ISBN 978-1-77212-499-6, $44.99. Read the book

New Book Review Added

Norman B. Keevil, Never Rest on Your Ores: Building A Mining Company, One Stone at a Time. Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2017.  xix + 496pp., photographs, maps, figures, bibliography, index. Cloth; ISBN 9780773551558, $39.95. Read the book review HERE.

New Book Released by CBHA/ACHA Member Virginia Torrie

CBHA/ACHA member Professor Virginia Torrie is pleased to announce that her newest book is now available. Reinventing Bankruptcy Law: A History of the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act (University of Toronto Press) explodes conventional wisdom about the history of the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act and in its place offers the first historical account of

New Book Review Added

Jason Russell, Making Managers in Canada, 1945-1995: Companies, Colleges, and Universities. New York and London: Routledge, 2018.  vii + 248pp., figures, notes, bibliography, index. Cloth; ISBN:  9781138691315, Cdn $140.00. Read the book review HERE.

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