Dr. David Smith
Contact InformationEmail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone: (519) 884-0710 ext.3321
Office Location: 2-118
Personal Website: www.davidchansmith.net
Academic BackgroundBA (History and English) York University
PhD Harvard University
David Smith teaches courses on the Anglo-Atlantic world and business history. His research explores issues in law and business, and he was recently awarded a SSHRC IDG grant for a project exploring the development of the corporation and public expectations of corporate responsibility.
Recently published in the Journal of Legal History, Law and History Review, Historical Research and the Canadian Journal of History, David Smith has recently completed a book on Sir Edward Coke and the foundations of the modern common law that is forthcoming from Cambridge University Press.
Early Modern Britain and the Atlantic world; Anglo-American legal history; business history.