Monthly Archives: October 2019

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