The Growth of Big Business in the United States and Western Europe, 1850 1939 (New Studies in Economic and Social History #23) Cover Image
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This book provides the first available introductory, comparative account of the rise of giant business corporations in America and Europe in the century before the Second World War. It discusses the evolution of firms such as Ford, Exxon, Unilever and Siemens, as well as introducing the reader to the major explanations that have been advanced by historians and economists in order to account for these developments in the global economic order.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780521557719
ISBN-10: 0521557712
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication Date: September 28th, 1995
Pages: 120
Language: English
Series: New Studies in Economic and Social History