ⓘ Category:Business historians

Trevor Boyns

Trevor Boyns is a British business historian and Professor of Accounting & Business History at the Cardiff University, known for his work in the field of the history of accountancy and business history.

Thomas C. Cochran (historian)

Thomas Childs Cochran was an American economic historian. He was the author of several books. He is considered a pioneer in that field.

Andrea Colli

Andrea Colli is an Italian academic. He is a Professor of Business History, Head of Department of Social and Political sciences at Bocconi University. He is the author of several books.

Walter A. Friedman

Walter A. Friedman is an American academic. He received his PhD in American History from Columbia University in 1996. He serves as a Lecturer of Business Administration and the Director of the Business History Initiative at the Harvard Business School. He is the co-editor of the Business History Review with Geoffrey Jones.

Louis Galambos

Louis Paul Galambos is an American historian known for his contributions to business history. He is a professor emeritus in the Department of History and editor of The Papers of Dwight David Eisenhower at Johns Hopkins University, where he has worked since 1971. He previously served as an Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, and Professor at Rice University. He also served as a Professor at Rutgers University. Along with Rondo Cameron, Galambos served as co-editor for the Journal of Economic History from 1975 to 1978.

Geoffrey Jones (academic)

Geoffrey G. Jones is a British-born business historian. He became a US citizen in 2010. He is currently Isidor Straus Professor of Business History at the Harvard Business School. The previous holders of this Chair, which was the first in the world in business history being founded in 1927, included Alfred D. Chandler, Jr. and Thomas K. McCraw. Joness works have concentrated on the historical evolution of globalization, international banking and trading, and foreign direct investment by multinationals. He has published histories of Unilever, and has more recently written on the history of ...

Harm G. Schroeter

Harm G. Schroter is professor of economic history at the University of Bergen, Norway. After studying history, geography and pedagogic he received his PhD in 1981 from the Department of History at University of Hamburg and in 1992 his Habilitation from the Department of Economics at the Free University of Berlin. Since then he has taught at several universities in Germany, Norway and the United States in both, departments of economics and of history. Schroter’s main project is to find out more about Europe’s specific economic profile and character during the last two centuries. Consequentl ...

Raymond G. Stokes

For the Australian rules football player, see Ray Stokes. Raymond G. Stokes Ph.D FAcSS, Born 1956, Pittsburgh, is an American academic historian and the current Chair of Business History and Director of the Centre for Business History in Scotland at the University of Glasgow.

Dwijendra Tripathi

Dwijendra Tripathi was a professor of business history at the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad where he worked for more than 25 years. He is considered the "Father of Business History" in India.


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