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The age of giant corporations : a microeconomic history of American business, 1914-1992 / Robert Sobel
Bib ID 2693967
Format BookBook
Author
Sobel, Robert, 1931 February 19-
 
Edition 3rd ed. 
Description Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1993 
xiii, 315 p. ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 0313287309 (alkaline paper)
Series

Contributions in economics and economic history ; no. 146.

Full contents
  • I. American Business During World War I
  • II. The Glamour Industries of the 1920s
  • III. An Age of Power, Consolidation, and Mass Distribution
  • IV. The Failure of Finance Capitalism
  • V. Business and Government During the New Deal
  • VI. Elements of Growth During the Depression
  • VII. Government-Business Relations in World War II
  • VIII. Monopsony and Conglomerates in Postwar America
  • IX. Big Business in an Age of Innovation
  • X. Decline, Revival, and Renewal
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-297) and index.

Subjects Industries -- United States -- History -- 20th century.  |  Industrial policy -- United States -- History -- 20th century.  |  Corporations -- United States -- History -- 20th century.

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