Academic Entrepreneurs, Public Policy and the Growth of Latin American Studies in Britain During the Cold War

Academic Entrepreneurs, Public Policy and the Growth of Latin American Studies in Britain During the Cold War

Friday, 9 February 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Venue: 
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Speaker(s): 
Rory Miller, University of Liverpool
Convenor: 
Eduardo Posada-Carbo
Series: 
Latin American Centre Seminars

Rory Miller is Honorary Fellow in International Business History at the University of Liverpool.  He was Director of the Institute of Latin American Studies between 1999 and 2002 and subsequently Reader in the Management School there. He has also been an editor of both the Bulletin of Latin American Research and the Journal of Latin American Studies. His recent publications include Empresas británicas, economía y política en el Perú, 1850-1934 (Instituto de Estudios Peruanos) and the chapter on Latin America in the Routledge Companion to Business History.