Hartmut Berghoff is an economic and social historian. He has held research and teaching posts at University of Bielefeld, the University of Tübingen, Humboldt University Berlin, Beisheim Graduate School of Management Koblenz, and Harvard Business School. He has been Director of the German Historical Institute in Washington D.C. from 2008 to 2015. He is now the Director of the Institute of Economic and Social History at the University of Göttingen.
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