Friday, February 7, 2014

HBS Conference on “Business History in Africa, Asia, and Latin America” Registration Now Open


The Business History Initiative at Harvard Business School is hosting a conference on June 13-14, 2014, "Business History in Africa, Asia, and Latin America: Integrating Course Development and New Research." The conference will focus on course development in business history and the history of capitalism beyond the developed economies of Europe, the United States, and East Asia. Topics to be discussed include how to integrate the latest research into teaching materials; new and innovative pedagogical methods, including web-based learning and the use of oral history; the availability of primary sources; and the different interests and requirements of students in business schools, history departments, and in graduate programs.
     This conference is open to educators, graduate students, and other academics with an interest in the subject. It will be held on the campus of Harvard Business School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Please visit the conference website for more information and to register.