Committees Constituted by Presidential Appointment
This committee was formed at the 2018 meeting of the Trustees.
This committee was formed in 2018 to find a replacement for Pat Denault, originator and longtime editor of the BHC blog, The Exchange.
This ad-hoc committee was created in 2017 to search for a new Secretary-Treasurer to replace Roger Horowitz as of 2019.
This committee was first constituted as an ad hoc group in 2008 and became a standing committee in 2009.
The Investment Committee is charged with making recommendations about the handling of BHC finances and accounts. Note that the year always refers to the meeting year, at which terms begin and end.
Members of the Print Media Oversight Committee (PMOC) are drawn from the Trustees and are appointed by the President. The Print Media Oversight Committee (PMOC) deals with the BHC's print publications, primarily Enterprise & Society.
The Hagley Book Prize Committee consists of a Hagley representative, a person appointed by the President, and a third member selected by those two.
The Grants and Prizes Committee appoints members to the specific prize committees: Krooss Dissertation, Kerr, Scranton, Wilkins, Halloran, and Gomory. It also recommends recipients of the Williamson Prize. In these lists, the year always refers to the meeting year; terms begin and end at the annual meeting.
This committee was first constituted as an ad hoc group in 2008 and became a standing committee in 2009. Its purpose is to promote panels and other publicity about business history at the professional meetings of the American Historical Association and the Organization of American Historians (AHA-OAH Liaison Committee).