Welcome Three New Members to CBHA/ACHA Board of Directors

At the Fourth Annual General Meeting, members voted in three new members to the CBHA/ACHA Board of Directors: Tabitha Fritz is the Director of Cannabis Education at mīhī, a Canadian cannabis retailer located in Ontario. She’s the co-founder of several cannabis companies, including The Green Tent, a women-led organization dedicated

Canadian Business History Association AGM Now Available on YouTube

The proceedings of the CBHA/ACHA Annual General Meeting held on January 23rd at The Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto are now available on the CBHA/ACHA YouTube Channel. The meeting includes the President’s message from Professor Joe Martin, the presentation of financial reports, and a membership report from Professor

Presentation by Author Charlotte Gray Now on CBHA/ACHA YouTube Channel

The presentation by author Charlotte Gray at the CBHA/ACHA Annual General Meeting is now available for viewing on the organization’s YouTube Channel. Charlotte presents on her book Murdered Midas: A Millionaire, His Gold Mine, and a Strange Death on an Island Paradise. This extensively researched book is the fascinating story

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: https://library.duke.edu/rubenstein/hartman/travel-grants 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

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