In recent years, the Business History Conference has sprouted several interest groups that have coalesced around perceived needs. The first two, "Women in Business History" and "Business Historians at Business Schools," meet informally over lunch at the annual meeting to discuss issues in the profession and to network. The "Emerging Scholars" group began informally, but its leadership now constitutes one of the BHC standing committees.
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The University of Southern Mississippi
Research Interests: Consumer Culture, Department Stores, Retailing, Spain, Supermarkets, Sport & Business, Food, gender
Alejandro Gomez-del-Moral is an Assistant Professor of History at the University of Southern Mississippi, based on the Gulf Park campus located in Long Beach, MS.