Monday, January 9, 2012

Next M6 Business History Group Workshop Announced

The next workshop of the M6 Business History Group will meet on January 26, 2012, at Coventry University.  The theme will be "BusinessFirms’ Responses to Globalisation in Different Periods of History."
   The title of the workshop indicates that a focus on how firms have either responded to globalisation or helped to make globalisation possible. Established scholars, post-doctoral researchers, and graduate students are all welcome to attend. A small sum of money has been set aside to assist post-graduate students with travel costs. Those interested in attending should contact Andrew Smith at ab0352@coventry.ac.uk by January 19, 2012. The workshop is free and open to all, but notification of attendance is required for planning reasons.
   The M6 Business History Group is an informal network of business historians who live and work near the M6 Motorway in the UK.