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The performance of European business in the twentieth century

Author: Youssef Cassis; Andrea Colli; Harm G Schröter
Publisher: Oxford Oxford University Press 2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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This book originated from the idea that performance is what really matters in business and thus in business history. Yet, surprisingly, the analysis of performances has been neglected by economic and business historians. This book is a first attempt to fill this gap and in doing so provides a totally new approach to European business history. Rather than bringing together national studies, it is based on a single  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Youssef Cassis; Andrea Colli; Harm G Schröter
ISBN: 9780198749776 0198749775
OCLC Number: 958162871
Description: XXIII, 359 Seiten
Contents: FOREWORD; PART I: OVERVIEW AND METHODOLOGY; PART II: COUNTRIES' PERFORMANCE; PART III: INDUSTRIES' PERFORMANCE
Responsibility: edited by Youssef Cassis, Andrea Colli, and Harm G. Schröter.

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This book provides the first attempt to measure European business performance over the Twentieth Century. The book's findings, confirm and inform widely held assumptions regarding business  Read more...

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