The presentations from the 150 Years of Canadian Business History Conference held in September 2017 are now available at the conference’s dedicated website and YouTube Channel. The dedicated website is located at www.cdnbiz150history.ca The dedicated YouTube channel is located at www.youtube.com/channel/UCudVj4B4uXpvtFnGwhhrhWA All talks and presentations have been uploaded along with background material on the conference. This
The CBHA/ACHA has published its newest book review. Mark Kuhlberg of Laurentian University reviews the book Allied Power: Mobilizing Hydro Electricity During Canada’s Second World War , by author Matthew Evenden. Read the book review HERE.
The presentation Some Exceptional Highlights of 150 years of Canadian Mining by Stan Sudol at the CBHA/ACHA 150 Years of Canadian Business History conference has been published by the Sudbury Star. Stan Sudol is a Communications Consultant with Sudol Strategic Communications. He commented on Canada’s mining sector, which has played a
A new video has been posted to both the CBHA/ACHA YouTube Channel and the website which shows the impact of CBHA/ACHA grants and awards. The testimonial is from Justin Douglas and Kira Lussier on the impact of a CBHA/ACHA grant which allowed a group of young scholars to host an
At its recent 150 Years of Canadian Business History Conference, a tribute to the late notable economists and business historians Professors Chris Kobrak and Michael Bliss was presented. The tribute was given by Professor Joe Martin of the Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto and President of the
The CBHA/ACHA has published its newest book review. Eric Pecile of University of Toronto reviews the two-volume book The Cambridge History of Capitalism, edited by Larry Neal and Jeffrey G. Williamson. Read the book review HERE.
The CBHA/ACHA is an affiliated committee of the Canadian Historical Association (CHA). In this capacity the CBHA/ACHA is able to sponsor panels for the upcoming CHA Annual Meeting “Gathering Diversities,” which will take place May 28-30, 2017 at the University of Regina. Each affiliated committee of the CHA has a
The CBHA/ACHA is pleased to announce the appointment of Andrew Smith to its Board of Directors. Andrew Smith is Director of Studies, International Business and Senior Lecturer in International Business, University of Liverpool Management School, University of Liverpool. Andrew grew up in the Toronto area and was educated at Western University and Queen’s University.
The CBHA/ACHA has published its newest book review. John MacKay of Wilfred Laurier University reviews the book Harrison McCain: Single-Minded Purpose by Donald J. Savoie. Read the book review HERE.
The Canadian Business History Association – l’association canadienne pour l’histoire des affaires (CBHA/ACHA) is pleased to announce that jury members unanimously endorsed Mark Kuhlberg’s In the Power of the Government: The Rise and Fall of Newsprint in Ontario, 1894-1932 as the winning entry in the Canadian Business History Association’s best