From the Expertise Database

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Jason Russell
SUNY Empire State College
Research Interests: Labor-Management Relations, Unions, Management, Technological Change

I am an Assistant Professor of Labor Studies and Chair of Graduate Policy Programs at Empire State College - SUNY.  My current research focuses on the development of labor and management from the 1940s to the turn of the 1990s.  In 2011, I published a monograph titled Our Union:  UAW/CAW...

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Interest Groups of the BHC

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.