File: Centre for Business Research

Scope and Content

The Centre was originally under the auspices of the Faculty of Economic and Social Studies, but became part of Manchester Business School in 1966, with the School's Director becoming chairman of its board of management. The file includes papers relating to the original proposal to establish the Centre (memo. "Proposal for an Institute for Research in Business Economics in the University of Manchester" by C F Carter, B R Williams and J Johnston 1960), and the 1966 "relaunch".

Former reference: 442