Monday, June 4, 2012

HBS Conference on Business History in Course Development Announced

The Business History Initiative at Harvard Business School announces a conference, to be held at HBS on June 28, 2012, on "Business History: Incorporating New Research into Course Development." The conference web page includes information about the schedule, participants, lodging, and an on-line registration form. The conference aims to address the following questions: What are the challenges and opportunities of teaching business history? What are innovative ways of the teaching the subject? What are important new cases, textbooks, videos, or electronic resources? How can new research in finance, emerging markets, and leadership be incorporated into business history courses? What are the core requirements of a doctoral program in business history?