Awards

James Soltow Award

The $1,000 James Soltow Award for Best Paper in Essays in Economic & Business History in 2018 was awarded to Lou Galambos for "The Entrepreneurial Culture and the Mysteries of Economic Development."

The $1,000 James Soltow Award for Best Paper in Essays in Economic & Business History in 2017 went to Scott Clayman, Scott Deacle, and Andrew Economopoulos for "Caught in the Headlights: Revising the Road Kill Hypothesis of Antebellum Illinois Bank Failures."

Fred Bateman Award

The 2018 Fred Bateman Award for best paper at the annual EBHS Conference was awarded to Amanda Gregg and Steve Nafziger for "The Births, Lives, and Deaths of Corporations in Late Imperial Russia."

The 2017 Fred Bateman Award for best paper at the annual EBHS Conference was awarded to Soudeh Mirghasemi for  "Philosopher's Concrete: Dam Construction, Farmland Values and Agricultural Production in the Western U.S.,1890 – 1920."

Lynne Doti Award

The 2018 Lynne Doti Award for best paper by a graduate student at the annual EBHS Conference was awarded to Stephanie Seketa for "Defining and Defending Valid Citizenship during War: Jewish Immigrant Businesses in World War I England."

The 2017 Lynne Doti Award for best paper by a graduate student at the annual EBHS Conference was awarded to Fan Fei for the paper "Interwar Highways and the Demise of the General Store."



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