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Call for Papers – Conference on Historical Analysis and Research in Marketing

20th Biennial Conference on Historical Analysis and Research in Marketing (CHARM) and 4th Doctoral Workshop on Historical Methods in Marketing Scholarship June 4-6, 2021: Duke University, Durham, NC CBHA members might also like to know that the Hartman Centre offers travel grants and fellowships: We invite business, marketing, social science,

New Book Review Added

Paul Rutherford, The Adman’s Dilemma: From Barnum to Trump. Toronto, ON: University of Toronto Press, 2018.  x + 456pp., tables, notes, index. Cloth; ISBN 9781487503901, Cdn $110.00, Paper; ISBN 9781487522988, Cdn $39.95. Read the book review HERE.

Save the Date: CBHA/ACHA Annual General Meeting

We are pleased to announce the details of the fourth Annual General Meeting of the CBHA/ACHA: Date: January 23rd, 2020Time: 4:00 pmLocation: Rotman School of Management, Room L1025, University of Toronto Agenda will include:- review of financial reports- appointment of auditors- appointment of directors- guest speaker Guest speaker will be

New Book Review Added

Thomas G. W. Telfer, Ruin and Redemption: The Struggle for a Canadian Bankruptcy Law, 1867-1919. Toronto: University of Toronto Press for The Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History.  2014. xviii + 297pp., figures, tables, illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. Cloth; ISBN 978-0-8020-9343-1, Cdn $77.00. Read the book review HERE.

Calendar of Conferences, Meetings, Symposiums for 2020 Now Available on CBHA/ACHA Website

The Calendar of Events for Conferences, Meetings and Symposiums for 2020 is now available for Members of the CBHA/ACHA. The calendar lists over 75 national and international events from the following organizations: Asia Pacific Economic & Business History SocietyBusiness History ConferenceOrganization of American HistoriansEconomic History SocietyAdministrative Sciences Association of CanadaCliometric

New Job Postings for Economic and Business Historians in Academics and Private Firms

The following jobs have recently been posted for positions in Economics and Business History: UNIVERSITÉ DU QUÉBEC À TROIS-RIVIÈRES Professor, Economic History of Contemporary CanadaBeginning Date: June 1, 2020 or date to be agreed with the UniversityPlease send your application before 5 pm on January 17, 2020. Only applications submitted

Inaugural Chris Kobrak Research Fellowship Recipient Reflects On Its Impact

Dr. Stefano Tijerina, CBHA/ACHA member and the inaugural recipient of the CBHA/ACHA’s Chris Kobrak Research Fellowship, is an Adjunct Assistant Professor in Political Science and Lecturer at the Maine Business School at the University of Maine.  He sent in the following statement about the impact the fellowship had on his academic work: “The

Professor Dimitry Anastakis Rejoins the Board of the CBHA/ACHA

Professor Janis Thiessen, Chair of the Board of the Canadian Business History Association/l’association canadienne pour l’histoire des affaires (CBHA/ACHA), is pleased to announce that Professor Dimitry Anastakis has rejoined the Board.  Professor Anastakis is the L.R. Wilson/R.J. Currie Chair in Business History at the University of Toronto.  A Member of the College of

Chris Kobrak Research Fellowship Appointment Announced

The CBHA/ACHA is pleased to announce that the recipient of the 2019-21 Chris Kobrak Research Fellowship in Canadian business history is Dr Matthew Hollow, for his project: Managing banking crises: Historical lessons from the handling of the Home Bank of Canada and the Canadian Commercial Bank collapses. Dr Hollow is a Lecturer in Strategy at the

Call for sponsored panels and papers for Canadian Historical Association (CHA) meeting at Western University, June 1-3, 2020

The Canadian Business History Association/l’Association canadienne pour l’histoire des affaire (CBHA/ACHA) is an affiliated committee of the Canadian Historical Association (CHA) and will be sponsoring panels for the upcoming CHA Annual Meeting, which will take place June 1-3, 2020 at Western University. We encourage scholars to submit either: a) a full panel proposal; or b) an individual paper

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