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Title Learning by doing in markets, firms, and countries / edited by Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Daniel M.G. Raff, and Peter Temin
Published Chicago, Ill. : University of Chicago Press, 1999
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 347 pages) : illustrations
Series National Bureau of Economic Research conference report
Conference report (National Bureau of Economic Research)
Contents Inventors, firms, and the market for technology in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries / Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Kenneth L. Sokoloff -- Patents, engineering professionals, and the pipelines of innovation / Steven W. Usselman -- Sugar institute learns to organize information exchange / David Genesove and Wallace P. Mullin -- Learning by new experiences / Kazuhiro Mishina -- Assets, organizations, strategies, and traditions / David A. Hounshell -- Sears, Roebuck in the twentieth century / Daniel M.G. Raff and Peter Temin -- Marshall's Trees and the global forest / Leslie Hannah -- Can a nation learn? / Gavin Wright
Notes Proceedings from a conference
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Business history -- Congresses.
Business enterprises -- History -- Case studies -- Congresses.
Business intelligence -- History -- Congresses.
Organizational learning -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Lamoreaux, Naomi R.
Raff, Daniel M. G.
Temin, Peter.
LC no. 98008558
ISBN 0226468321 (alk. paper)
0226468437 (electronic bk.)
9780226468327 (alk. paper)
9780226468433 (electronic bk.)