How the West Grew Rich

How the West Grew Rich : Economic Transformation of the Industrial World

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  • Hardback | 353 pages
  • 160.02 x 233.68 x 33.02mm | 703.06g
  • I.B.Tauris
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • index
  • 1850430160
  • 9781850430162

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Introduction; the starting point - the Middle Ages; the growth of trade to 1750; the evolution of institutions favorable to commerce; the development of industry, 1750-1880; diversity of organizations - the corporation; technology, trusts, and marketable stock; the link between science and wealth; diversity of enterprise; implications and comparisons.
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