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Enriching lives : a history of insurance in Hong Kong, 1841-2010

Author: Bangyan Feng; Meijiao Rao
Publisher: Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is a comprehensive history of Hong Kong's insurance industry, and it argues its central importance in the economy. Typhoons, shipwrecks, fires, wars, political turbulence and unexpected events of all kinds provide a dramatic background to a fascinating survey.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Feng, Bangyan.
Enriching lives.
Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press, ©2011
(DLC) 2011467156
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bangyan Feng; Meijiao Rao
ISBN: 9888053531 9789888053537
OCLC Number: 769190452
Notes: Revised translation of: Hou sheng li qun : Xianggang bao xian shi : 1841-2008.
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 239 pages) : illustrations
Other Titles: Hou sheng li qun.
History of insurance in Hong Kong, 1841-2010
Responsibility: Feng Bangyan and Nyaw Mee Kau ; translated by Violet Law.

Abstract:

This is a comprehensive history of Hong Kong's insurance industry, and it argues its central importance in the economy. Typhoons, shipwrecks, fires, wars, political turbulence and unexpected events of all kinds provide a dramatic background to a fascinating survey.

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