2015 BHC-EBHA Meeting


The 2015 joint meeting of the Business History Conference and the European Business History Association was held in Miami, Florida, on June 24-27. The theme of the meeting was “Inequalities: Winners and Losers in Business.” The BHC and the EBHA are grateful to the UCLA History Department and the Social Sciences Division and to UCLA's Anderson School of Management for their generous support of this annual meeting.

Thomas Piketty, author of Capital in the 21st Century, delivered the joint meeting's plenary address.

This was the fourth joint meeting of the Business History Conference and the European Business History Association.

The Program Committee included Lucy Newton (chair), University of Reading; Mary Yeager (BHC president), University of California Los Angeles; Raymond Stokes (EBHA President), University of Glasgow; Juliette Levy, University of California, Riverside; Stephen Mihm, University of Georgia; Ben Wubs, Erasmus University, Rotterdam; and Stephanie Decker, Aston Business School.

 

Photos from this annual meeting

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Andrew Godley presents the Gomory Prize to co-winner Emily Erikson

Thomas Piketty keynote address

Thomas Piketty delivers his keynote address as Mary Yeager looks on (via Ludovic Cailluet)

Stephanie Decker, Peter Miskell, Andrew Smith, and Laurence Mussio

Mary Yeager gives her presidential address as Angel Kwolek-Folland listens (via Lucy Newton)

Attendees at Keynote Address by Thomas Piketty

Lou Galambos and Chris Castaneda

Espen Storli & Gwendolyn Lin (NTNU Norway)

Paula de la Cruz Fernandez, winner of the 2015 Mira Wilkins Prize, with Jeff Fear