- 1945-2017 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
4.68 m of textual records (36 boxes) and 11 photographs
Name of creator
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Material in this last accession was identified in his office in the Rotman Building and transferred to the University Archives with the assistance of a long-time colleague in the Faculty of Management.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Accession consists of the last remaining records of Prof. A. Edward Safarian. Material predominantly consists of records documenting his professional life as a professor and researcher. These include teaching files from his time at the University of Saskatchewan and the University of Toronto as well as research files and drafts of publications on topics primarily related to multinational enterprises and public policy, mergers and acquisitions, foreign direct investment, free trade, and NAFTA. This accession also contains material reflecting Prof. Safarian’s international outlook, including several personal and business trips to Armenia, a research project on China, and involvement as a board member of the Mosaic Institute. Records include correspondence, annotated articles and notes, reports, lecture notes, research files, drafts of publications and addresses, and photographs.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Material in this accession is open with the exception of the files listed below. Please see series descriptions for additional details.
Series 1: Correspondence
Series 2: Employment
Series 3: Professional activities
Series 4: Teaching
Series 6: Manuscripts and publications
Series 7: Research
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Language of material