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Title Business history around the world / edited by Franco Amatori, Geoffrey Jones
Published Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 425 pages)
Series Comparative perspectives in business history
Comparative perspectives in business history.
Contents Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Contributors; 1 Introduction; 2 Identity and the Boundaries of Business History; 3 Understanding Innovative Enterprise; 4 Productive Alternatives; 5 Business History in the United States at the End of the Twentieth Century; 6 British and Dutch Business History; 7 Scandinavian Business History at the End of the 1990s; 8 Business History in German-Speaking States at the End of the Century; 9 Business History in France; 10 Business History in Italy at the Turn of the Century; 11 Business History in Spain
Summary This book offers the first in-depth international survey of current research and debates in business history. Historians here document and analyze the evolution of a wide range of important companies, their patterns of innovation, production, and distribution, their financial affairs, their political activities, and their social impact
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Business -- History.
Economic history -- 1990-
Industrial organization -- Cross-cultural studies.
Genre/Form Cross-cultural studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Amatori, Franco.
Jones, Geoffrey, 1952-
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