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The Age Of Giant Corporations / Edition 3

The Age Of Giant Corporations / Edition 3

by Robert Sobel


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ISBN-13: 9780313287305
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group, Incorporated
Publication date: 03/05/1993
Series: Contributions in Economics and Economic History Series , #14
Edition description: 3rd ed
Pages: 328
Product dimensions: 0.75(w) x 5.50(h) x 8.50(d)

About the Author

ROBERT SOBEL, is Lawrence Stessin Professor of Business History at New College, Hofstra University. His most recent books include, The Life and Times of Dillon Read (1991), Trammell Crow: Master Builder (1989), and Dangerous Dreamers: The Path to the Destruction of Michael Milken (1993).

Table of Contents


American Business during World War I

The Glamour Industries of the 1920s

An Age of Power, Consolidation, and Mass Distribution

The Failure of Finance Capitalism

Business and Government during the New Deal

Elements of Growth during the Depression

Government-Business Relations in World War II

Monopsony and Conglomerates in Postwar America

Big Business in an Age of Innovation

Decline, Revival, and Renewal

Restructuring and Re-Creation in Giant Corporations

Selected Bibliography


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