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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Associate Professor of Strategy and Organization, Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University
Research Interests: History of Industrial Research, History of U.S. Entrepreneurship
Dr. Margaret B.W. Graham has been a professor at the Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University since 2000. She was a founding director of the Winthrop Group Inc. in Cambridge, Massachusetts. In addition to several multi-year projects focusing on research-based firms in the specialty...(read more)