This conference will be held at the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, Av. Dag Hammarkjold 3269, Third Floor, Vitacura, Santiago, Chile.
Attendance is by invitation only. Please contact Jenny Sanford if you would like to attend.
This conference will bring together scholars interested in business strategy and organization, governance, and economic development. The discussions will explore the long-term evolution and developmental role of different varieties of large enterprises in the developed economies of North America and Western Europe, focusing on understudied business groups. This conference will also examine nation-specific large-enterprise economies and the diversified business groups within them, and the resilience, stagnation or disappearance of the business group organization in international perspectives.
Location & Date: This conference will be held at Harvard Business School on Friday, October 28, 2016. The conference is open to the public.
Held in Baker 101 from 3:30 to 5:00 PM on Mondays in the fall.
For more information, please contact the Business History Initiative at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Report on the conference “The Business History of India and South Asia: Recent Trends in Research” held on October 30, 2015
Report on the conference “Business History in Africa, Asia, and Latin America: Integrating Course Development and New Research” held on June 13–14, 2014
Three collections of roughly 200 syllabi total, which we began collecting for our June 2012 conference on teaching, on the history of business, finance, management, and capitalism.
Papers Delivered at Harvard Business School, June 28, 2012