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Business History Conference (BHC) Prizes 2016

Business History Conference (BHC) Prizes – 2016 --

 

At the Business History Conference annual meeting in Portland, Oregon, March 31-April 2, 2014, officers announced the following recipients of BHC prizes and grants.

 

Harold F. Williamson Prize

The Harold Williamson Prize is awarded every two years to a mid-career scholar who has made significant contributions to the field of business history.

 

2016 recipient: Christopher McKenna, Oxford University

 

 

CfP: Global Histories of Taxation and State Finances Since the 19th C

Symposium: Global Histories of Taxation and State Finances Since the Late 19th Century

 

Basel (CH), December 1-3, 2016

Deadline for submitting proposals: May 31, 2016

 

Organization: Vanessa Ogle (University of Pennsylvania), in cooperation with the Institute for European Global Studies at the University of Basel, funded by the universities of Basel, Heidelberg, and Sydney

 

CHORD workshop: ‘Retailing, Distribution and the Family: Historical Approaches'

The CHORD (Centre for the History of Retailing and distribution) workshop on:

Retailing, Distribution and the Family: Historical Approaches

will take place at the University of Wolverhampton, UK

on 24 May 2016

The programme, together with abstracts, registration details and further information, can be found at:

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