Call for chapter proposals in “Selflessness in Business”

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
January 31, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Economic History / Studies, Business History / Studies

CALL FOR CHAPTER PROPOSALS: “Selflessness in Business”

Vernon Press invites chapter proposals on Selflessness in Business. The volume will be edited by Dr. Dominika Ochnik, Katowice School of Economics, Poland.

We invite submissions that explore the selflessness in relations with business and psychology of work.

Possible contributions may include the following topics (non-comprehensive list, open to suggestions):

1.Selected aspects of business selfless actions at individual, organizational and social level

Tenth European Academic Research Conference on Global Business, Economics, Finance and Social Sciences

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
July 5, 2018 to July 7, 2018
Location: 
France
Subject Fields: 
Business History / Studies, Economic History / Studies, Management and Leadership Studies, Social Sciences

Dear & Esteemed Colleagues,

British Records Association

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 30, 2017
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Archival Science, Business History / Studies, Local History, Research and Methodology, Women's & Gender History / Studies

This year's Conference is on the theme 'Shops and Shopping in the Archives: a nation of recordkeepers?' and papers will cover research which has used archives for a variety of subjects around retailing, customers and consumerism. Spekares include Alan Crosby, Phil Lyon, Peter Scott, John Stobart, Shelley Tickell and Laura Ugolini. There will also be panel discussions of archivists and historians on the preservation and loss of records of high street shops, major department stores and chain stores such as Woolworths.

Call for Papers for a special issue of Business History on Commodity Trading Companies in the First Global Economy, 1870-1929.

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 30, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Business History / Studies, Economic History / Studies, World History / Studies

Editors: Marten Boon (NTNU) and Espen Storli (NTNU).

"Discuss Globalization of Japan through foreign perspectives -by oversea Japanese companies, foreign students and related personnel of oversea universities- "

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
October 24, 2017 to November 21, 2017
Location: 
Japan
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Area Studies, Business History / Studies, Management and Leadership Studies

【Overview of the Symposium】

This symposium discusses the global activities and human resource cultivation for the global society done by Japanese companies and universities, especially from the perspective of profound speakers in this field from both domestic and oversea. Through this discussion, we try to consider strengths and weakness as well as prospects of Japan.

CFP panel proposal - EBHC - Jewish Enterprises and Grain Trade in Early Modern Europe

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 10, 2017
Location: 
Italy
Subject Fields: 
Business History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Economic History / Studies, European History / Studies, Maritime History / Studies

EUROPEAN BUSINESS HISTORY ASSOCIATION

22nd ANNUAL CONGRESS IN ANCONA (ITALI), SEPTEMBER 2018, 6th-8th

The Firm and the Sea: Chains, Flows and Connections

 

CFP for a Panel proposal

A Maritime Market: Jewish Enterprises and Grain Trade in Early Modern Europe

Organizers: Luca Andreoni (Independent scholar), Luca Mocarelli (Università degli Studi di Milano “Bicocca”), Giulio Ongaro (Università degli Studi di Milano “Bicocca”)

 

BIOGRAPHIC MEDIATION THE USES OF DISCLOSURE IN BUREAUCRACY AND POLITICS

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 1, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Social Sciences, Public Policy, Journalism and Media Studies, Business History / Studies
BIOGRAPHIC MEDIATIONTHE USES OF DISCLOSURE IN BUREAUCRACY AND POLITICS

Guest Editor: Ebony Coletu, Pennsylvania State University

DEADLINE: DECEMBER 1, 2017

2018-2019 Lemelson Center Fellowships and Travel Grants (Apps Due: 1 Dec 2017)

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
December 1, 2017
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Business History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

Research Opportunities at the Smithsonian’s Lemelson Center
Applications Due: 1 December 2017

Through its fellowships and travel grants, the Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation supports research projects that present creative approaches to the study of invention and innovation in American society. Projects may include (but are not limited to) historical research and documentation projects resulting in dissertations, publications, exhibitions, educational initiatives, documentary films, or other multimedia products. 

Conference by Professeur Keun Lee, "Catch-up Cycles and Changes in Industrial Leadership" - 17th October at the EHESS

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 17, 2017
Location: 
France
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Business History / Studies, Economic History / Studies

EHESS - Paris, France

17 October 2017

CFP: The Economic Elite of Ukraine from a Comparative Historical Perspective

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 5, 2017
Location: 
Ukraine
Subject Fields: 
Business History / Studies, Economic History / Studies, European History / Studies

A joint publication project of the Ukraina Moderna journal, the Kowalsky Program of the Canadian Institute for Ukrainian Studies, and the Kulturwissenschaftliches Institut in Essen

Guest Editors

Oksana Huss – PhD candidate at the Institute for Development and Peace, University of Duisburg-Essen (Germany)

Volodymyr Kulikov – research fellow at the Karazin Kharkiv National University (Ukraine)​

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