|Publisher:||Macmillan Education UK|
|Edition description:||2nd ed. 1994|
|Product dimensions:||5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)|
About the Author
Paul R. Ferguson is coauthor, with Glenys J. Ferguson, of Business Economics, and is Lecturer in Economics, Lancaster University. He has considerable experience in consultancy, teaching courses in Industrial Economics and the application of economic analysis to business problems. Glenys J. Ferguson has taught economics at Lancaster University and has worked as a research analyst and consultant.
Table of ContentsIntroduction.- The Structure-Conduct-Performance Paradigm.- Market Concentration.- The Advertising Debate.- Monopolies: Good or Bad?.- Invention, Innovation and Diffusion.- The Foundations of Industrial Policy.- Industrial Policy in Practice.- State or Private Control Deindustrialisation.- Concluding Comments.