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The Institute of Social Sciences (ICS) and the Lisbon School of Economics and Management (ISEG) of the University of Lisbon invite submissions to the conference committee on the theme of “Giving Credit to Dictatorship: Authoritarian Regimes and Financial Capitalism in the Twentieth Century”.

Call for Papers on the theme “Accounting for Death: An historical perspective”

Twenty years later, Enron’s business tactics still haunt us

A weekly roundup of articles and other materials of interest to scholars of business and economic history.

Call for Papers: EHA 2022: Hidden Figures

From the editorial committee of Entremons: UPF Journal of World History, we invite you to send an original text, which we can publish in the next edition of our journal. We are looking for academic articles, as well as reviews of recently published books, which address the ways in which gender intersects with world history.

Upcoming CBHA Talk: Fortunes & Family Feuds – The Chequered History of Family Controlled Public Companies in Canada

The recent Rogers Corporation public family feud has brought to light the unique aspects of family-controlled public companies in Canada.

The organizing committee aims to offer 50 scholarships of maximum 1,500 Euros, will be awarded to those who find it difficult to finance their participation to the Congress. Each grant aims to cover transport, accommodation and Congress registration costs.

All junior and senior scholars who have difficulties getting support from their university or research unity are eligible for application.

The BHC´s Collective Bibliography is a bibliographical tool to search within over one thousand references contributed by renowned business historians on the following themes: Business History and Race, Business History and Gender, Business and Power, and Business History in Latin America. Users can also do keyword-driven searches.

Call for applications Dissertation Colloquium 2022 Mexico City [Venue is still undecided]