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.
From the Expertise DatabaseOur members are here to help journalists and other non-specialists deliver authoritative, nuanced understandings of the ways in which businesses have operated in their wider social, political, economic, and cultural worlds.
Assistant Professor, PhD, Copenhagen Business School
Research Interests: Philanthropy, Foundations, Welfare State, Visual Art, material and visual culture
Ida Lunde Jorgensen is an Assistant Professor at the Centre for Business History at Copenhagen Business School. She recently defended her dissertation “Institutions and Legitimations in Finance for the Arts” investigating the reasoning and justifications surrounding the largest public and...(read more)