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Title Smart globalization : the Canadian business and economic history experience / edited by Andrew Smith and Dimitry Anastakis
Published Toronto : University of Toronto Press, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 239 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Introduction Smart Globalization: The Canadian Business and Economic History Experience / Andrew Smith and Dimitry Anastakis -- 1 Politics, Power, and the First Age of Globalization: Ontario's Hydroelectric Policy, Canada, and the City of London, 1905-10 / Andrew Dilley -- 2 "Pulpwood Is the Only Thing We Do Export": The Myth of Provincial Protectionism in Ontario's Forest Industry, 1890-1930 / Mark Kuhlberg -- 3 Managing a War Metal: The International Nickel Company's First World War / Daryl White -- 4 Natural Resource Exports and Development in Settler Economies during the First Great Globalization Era: Northwestern Ontario and South Australia, 1905-15 / Livio Di Matteo, J.C. Herbert Emery, and Martin P. Shanahan -- 5 Infant Industry Protection and the Growth of Canada's Cotton Mills: A Test of the Chang Hypothesis / Michael N.A. Hinton -- 6 Imperialism, Continentalism, and Multilateralism: The Making of a Modern Canadian Automotive Industry / Greig Mordue -- 7 The Whisky Kings: The International Expansion of the Seagram Company, 1933- 95 / Graham D. Taylor -- 8 I Was Canadian: The Globalization of the Canadian Brewing Industry / Matthew J. Bellamy
Summary Inspired by the work of economists Ha-Joon Chang and Dani Rodrik, editors Andrew Smith and Dimitry Anastakis bring together essays from both historians and economists in this collection to test claims that wealth comes from either protectionism or free trade
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Business enterprises -- Canada -- History.
Globalization -- Canada -- History.
Industries -- Canada -- History.
Canada -- Commerce -- History.
Canada -- Economic conditions.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Anastakis, Dimitry, 1970- editor
Smith, Andrew, 1976- editor
ISBN 1442616121 (paperback)
144264804X (bound)
1442669829 (electronic bk.)
9781442616127 (paperback)
9781442648043 (bound)
9781442669826 (electronic bk.)