In recent years, the Business History Conference has sprouted several interest groups that have coalesced around perceived needs. The first two, "Women in Business History" and "Business Historians at Business Schools," meet informally over lunch at the annual meeting to discuss issues in the profession and to network. The "Emerging Scholars" group began informally, but its leadership now constitutes one of the BHC standing committees.
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Economist, Independent Scholar
Research Interests: Transportation, Retailing, supply chains and globalization, regulation, Finance
Marc Levinson is an economist, historian, and journalist who writes and speaks about economic and business issues. His books include The Box, about the development of containerization and its economic consequences; The Great A&P, about the decades-long effort to block...(read more)