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Eric John Abrahamson
Principal Historian, Vantage Point Historical Services, Inc. (Bio)
philanthropic foundations, Philanthropy, Market Regulation, Public policy and regulation, Innovation, History of Capitalism

Stephen B. Adams
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Franklin P. Perdue School of Business, Salisbury University (Bio)

Joseph M. Adelman
Assistant Professor of History (Bio)
history of communication, Transatlantic History, American History, Post Office

Adoracion Alvaro-Moya
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Associate Professor of Economic History, CUNEF University (Spain) (Bio)
International Business, Foreign Direct Investment, Multinational Corporations, Spain, entrepreneurship

Rolv Petter Amdam
Professor. BI Norwegian Business School (Bio)
Executive education, Business education, Industrial clusters, Maritime industry, Mulitinationals

Timothy Visel Barker
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PhD Candidate, Harvard University (Bio)
Political Economy

Manuel Alejandro Bautista González
Doctoral Candidate in United States History at Columbia University in the City of New York (Bio)
Money, Finance, Capitalism, Slavery, United States, Mexico
Laurent Béduneau-Wang
Postdoc, HEC Montreal (Bio)
Business-Government Relations
Hartmut Berghoff
Director, Institute of Economic and Social History (Bio)
History of Consumption, History of Economic Crime

Catherine Bishop
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Junior Research Fellow University of Sydney (Bio)
Colonial Businesswomen in Australia and New Zealand, Businesswomen in Australia

Jennifer Black
Associate Professor of History and Government, Misericordia University (2020-current) (Bio)
history of advertising and consumer culture, material and visual culture, cultural history, 19th c. US, Consumer Culture, Business fraud
Mansel G. Blackford
Emeritus Professor of History, The Ohio State University (Bio)
Firms, Fishing

Regina Lee Blaszczyk
Leadership Chair in the History of Business and Society (Bio)
Consumer Culture, Design, Fashion, Textiles, Retailing, Innovation, Creative Industries, Chemical Industry, International Business, Transatlantic History

Jessica Borge
Visiting Fellow in Digital Humanities (Bio)
British industry (1960s), contraception, pharmaceuticals

Alejandro E. Caceres
Lecturer of Economics and Enterprise (Venezuelan Business History) / Latin American Economic Development (Economic History) / Strategy and Structure (Bio)
Latin America, Oil Multinationals, Energy, Strategy, Organizations, Management Practices

Ludovic Cailluet
Professor of strategy and business history (Bio)
Strategy, family business, emotions, cosmetics, consulting, uses of the past

Sean D. Carr
Assistant Professor, University of Virginia Darden School of Business (Bio)
History of Entrepreneurship, Technological Change, Innovation

David Chappell
Rothbaum Professor of Modern American History (Bio)

Jessica P. Clark
Associate Professor, Department of History, Brock University (Bio)
Modern Britain, consumption, beauty, urban space, gender and enterprise
Peter A. Coclanis
University of North Carolina (Bio)
Agribusiness, Global Histroy, Southern U.S.

Gerardo Con Diaz
Associate Professor of Science and Technology Studies (Bio)
Business Law, information technology, History of technology

Peter Conti-Brown
Assistant Professor, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania (Bio)
Financial history, central banking, financial regulation, Banking

Mandy L. Cooper
Lecturer of Women's and Gender History, University of North Carolina at Greensboro (Bio)
Business History, Legal History, 19th c. US, American women's history, Slavery, emotions, political history, cultural history, Business-Government Relations, family business
Jonathan Coopersmith
Professor (Bio)
failure, History of technology, information
Paula de la Cruz-Fernández
Cultural Heritage Manager, University of Florida (Bio)
gender and enterprise, Multinational Corporations, Spain, Latin America (Mexico)
Sean Delehanty
Ph.D. Candidate Johns Hopkins University (Bio)
Management, Financial Economics, Business Schools, Takeovers

Pat Denault
Retired, BHC; Harvard University (Bio)
Historical editing, digital scholarship
Lynne Pierson Doti
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Emeritus Professor of Economics (Bio)
Financial, Economic, Business, Entrepreneurial History

Adam K. Frost
PhD Candidate, Harvard University (Bio)
History of Capitalism, Modern China, Entreprenuership, Informal Economics

Shuang Frost
Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Southern California (Bio)

Keiji Fujimura
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Doctoral Student, Osaka University, Japan (Bio)
US-Japan Business History, Auto Industry

Valeria Giacomin
Newcomen Fellow, Harvard Business School (Bio)

Eric Godelier
Professor of Management, Corporate History and Business Anthropology, Ecole Polytechnique (Bio)
Corporate culture, Managerial Elites, General Business History
Twitter@EricGodelier ‏
Brian R. Gold
University of Alberta (Bio)
Korean, East Asian modern business history