The Dynamics of the Modern Brewing Industry

The Dynamics of the Modern Brewing Industry

by Terry Gourvish, Richard G. Wilson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415147050

ISBN-13: 9780415147057

Pub. Date: 01/28/1998

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

For the past two centuries, brewing has been a constantly innovative and evolving industry, subject to changes in technology, taste and industrial structure. This ground-breaking book is one of the first to examine the industry from the perspectives of economic and business history. It combines chapters on the major European nations with chapters on the United

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For the past two centuries, brewing has been a constantly innovative and evolving industry, subject to changes in technology, taste and industrial structure. This ground-breaking book is one of the first to examine the industry from the perspectives of economic and business history. It combines chapters on the major European nations with chapters on the United States and Australia.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415147057
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/28/1998
Series:
Routledge International Studies in Business History Series
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.81(d)
Lexile:
1450L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

List of figures
List of tables
List of maps
Table of measurements
List of contributors
Preface
Introduction1
1Dutch Brewing in the Nineteenth Century13
2The Italian Brewing Industry, c. 1815-199032
3The Danish Brewing Industry after 1880: Entrepreneurs, Market Structure and Technology59
4The Mass Production of Draught and Bottled Beer in Germany, 1880-1914: A Note75
5Concentration, Diversity and Firm Strategy in European Brewing, 1945-9080
6The Changing Taste for Beer in Victorian Britain93
7The Irish Brewing Industry and the Rise of Guinness, 1790-1914105
8Following the Flag: Scottish Brewers and Beers in Imperial and International Markets, 1850-1939123
9The British Brewing Industry, 1945-95142
10'Well-Intentioned Meddling': The Beer Orders and the British Brewing Industry160
11The American Brewing Industry, 1865-1920176
12The American Brewing Industry Since 1920193
13The Brewing Industry in Early Australia213
14Stability and Change in the Australian Brewing Industry, 1920-94229
15The New Zealand Brewing Industry, 1840-1995247
Bibliography266
Index283

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