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CBHA/ACHA President Joe Martin Writes on The 1929 Stock Market Crash: A Tale of Two Cities

CBHA/ACHA President Joe Martin Writes on The 1929 Stock Market Crash: A Tale of Two Cities

Joe Martin, President of the Canadian Business History Association, contributes the article The 1929 Stock Market Crash: A Tale of Two Cities. We present the following Summary, followed by the full text version of the article:

CBHA/ACHA Talk: A Look Backwards at Canada’s Forest Product Industry Now Available for Viewing on YouTube

CBHA/ACHA Talk: A Look Backwards at Canada’s Forest Product Industry Now Available for Viewing on YouTube

The CBHA/ACHA Talk on the history of Canada’s forest products industry is now available on the CBHA/ACHA YouTube Channel. You can view the presentation HERE. This presentation examines the historic trends of end markets for Canada’s forest products.  We present

CBHA/ACHA Talk: A Look Backwards at Canada’s Forest Product Industry

CBHA/ACHA Talk:  A Look Backwards at Canada’s Forest Product Industry

Join us for our next presentation in the CBHA/ACHA Talks Series. This presentation will examine the historic trends of end markets for Canada’s forest products.  We will present the commercial responses from Canadian companies following from these trends, including recent

New Book Review Added

Mircea Raianu, Tata: The Global Corporation that Built Indian Capitalism, Cambridge, Mass, Harvard University Press, 2021. xiii + 291pp., figures, appendix, notes, index. Hardcover; ISBN: 9780674984516. US$39.95. Read the book review HERE.

New Book Review Added

Michael F. Hopkins, ed., British Financial Diplomacy with North America 1944-1946, The Diary of Frederic Harmer and the Washington Reports of Robert Brand, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press for The Royal Historical Society, Camden Fifth Series, volume 62, 2021, Xviii +

Million Dollar Quest – We Made It!

Million Dollar Quest – We Made It!

The CBHA/ACHA is pleased to announce that the organization reached our goal of raising $1 million in additional endowed funding for the organization. This success triggers the matching $1 million in endowed funding from The Wilson Foundation. Together with the

New Book Review Added

New Book Review Added

Nicholas A. Lambert, The War Lords and the Gallipoli Disaster: How Globalized Trade Led to Britain’s Worst Defeat of the First World War. New York, Oxford University Press, 2021. xvii + 337pp., notes, bibliography, index. Hardcover: ISBN 9780197545201, US$ 49.95.

CBHA/ACHA Talk: Key Events in Canadian Mining History Now Available for Viewing on YouTube

CBHA/ACHA Talk: Key Events in Canadian Mining History Now Available for Viewing on YouTube

The CBHA/ACHA Talk on Key Events in Canadian Mining History is now available for viewing on the organization’s YouTube Channel. You can view the presentation HERE. Moderator: Deborah McCombe – Technical Director Global Mining Advisory at SLR Consulting Ltd Panelists:

Announcing CBHA/ACHA Chris Kobrak Research Fellowship 2022-23 Recipient: Nicholas Fast

The CBHA/ACHA congratulates Nicholas Fast, the recipient of the 2022-23 CBHA/ACHA Chris Kobrak Research Fellowship in Canadian Business History. Nicholas is a PhD candidate in History at the University of Toronto whose area of interests lie in unionism in the

New Book Review Added

New Book Review Added

Stefano Tijerina, Opportunity & Goodwill: Canadian Business Expansion in Colombia, 1867-1979, Toronto, University of Toronto Press, 2021, vii + 210pp., notes, bibliography, index. Cloth; ISBN: 978-1-4426-4686-5, $48.75. Read the book review HERE.

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