A conference sponsored by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
Date and Time: Saturday and Sunday, February 12-13, 2000
Location: Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, Delaware
Organizers: David Sicilia, University of Maryland, Kenneth Lipartito, Florida International University
This conference will explore historical and contemporary dimensions of the corporation in American life as a social and political force. Bringing together scholars in business history and related fields, it will highlight the new, contextualized approach to the study of business. Topics include religion and business, the corporation and the polity, the state, law and innovation, and business response to social issues of racial and gender equity. Presentations will be broad, synthetic, and discussion-provoking.
All interested parties are welcome to attend. Attendance is free but registration is required. To register please send email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information:
Plan to attend Saturday luncheon: Y/N?
Plan to attend Saturday reception: Y/N?
Plan to attend Saturday banquet: Y/N?
Plan to attend Sunday luncheon: Y/N?
For additional information about the conference program, directions to the Hagley Museum and Library, and hotel information, please visit the conference website.
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