Our Publications

Enterprise & Society

Published by Cambridge University Press, Enterprise & Society offers a forum for research on the historical relations between businesses and their larger political, cultural, institutional, social, and economic contexts. The journal aims to be truly international in scope. Studies focused on individual firms and industries and grounded in a broad historical framework are welcome, as are innovative applications of economic or management theories to business and its context. 

Business and Economic History On-Line

A selection of papers presented at the Business History Conference's annual meetings. BEH On-Line is the successor to the print journal Business and Economic History, published 1962-1999.

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Recent Prize Recipients

2020 Harold F. Williamson Prize Recipient

Daniel Wadhwani
University of Southern California, Copenhagen Business School

2020 Harold F. Williamson Prize Recipient

Sharon Ann Murphy
Providence College, Professor of History

2020 Hagley Prize in Business History Recipient

Ai Hisano
Kyoto University
Cover of Visualizing Taste:  How Business Changed the Look of What You Eat
Visualizing Taste: How Business Changed the Look of What You Eat
Harvard University Press, 2019

2020 Ralph Gomory Prize Recipient

Heidi Tworek
University of British Columbia
Cover of News from Germany: The Competition to Control World Communications, 1900-  1945
News from Germany: The Competition to Control World Communications, 1900- 1945
Harvard University Press, 2019

2020 Ralph Gomory Prize Honorable Mention

Herbert S. Klein
Columbia University
Francisco Vidal Luna
University of São Paulo, Faculty of Economics,…
Feeding the World: Brazil's Transformation into a Modern Agricultural Economy
Feeding the World: Brazil's Transformation into a Modern Agricultural Economy
Cambridge University Press, 2019

2020 Philip Scranton Best Article Prize Recipient

Hoi-eun Kim
Texas A&M University
"Adulterated Intermediaries: Peddlers, Pharmacists, and the Patent Medicine Industry in Colonial Korea (1910-1945)," Enterprise & Society (December 2019) [ View PDF ]

2020 Herman E. Krooss Prize for Best Dissertation in Business History Recipient

Jessica Ann Levy
Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Virginia

"Black Power, Inc: Global American Business and the Post-Apartheid City"

Johns Hopkins University, 2018
Ph.D. Supervisor: N.D.B. Connolly and Angus Burgin

2020 Martha Moore Trescott Prize Recipient

Owen James Hyman
University of Mississippi
“Collaboration and Dispossession: The Creation of NASA’s Space Technology Laboratory”

2020 Mira Wilkins Prize Recipient

Nikolas Glover
Uppsala University
"Between Order and Justice: Investments in Africa and Corporate International Responsibility in Swedish Media in the 1960s," Enterprise & Society (June 2019) [ View PDF ]