Favorites of fortune: technology, growth, and economic development since the Industrial Revolution
A galaxy of distinguished international economists and historians pit economic history against the shaky assumptions of the classical economic theory of natural growth. Their explanations consider the factors of technology, entrepreneurialism, and paths to economic growth, but each reflects an ideological wave of explanation that has marked the last two hundred years.
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relationship with the holding company (Edison Electric Light) in charge of his
lighting patents and the various entities, such as Edison Lamp and (Edison)
Machine Works, that actually manufactured the components of the system and
inventor $1 ,750,000 in cash, 10 percent of the shares, and a place on the board
of the new company (McDonald 1962, pp. 40-41). In this way the Edison General
Electric Company came to be organized in January 1889. Within a few months ...
Villard. at the head of EGE. previously had sought a consolidation with the
Westinghouse Electric Company, but when priority was awarded to Edison's
carbon filament patent in 1891 , he felt his hand sufficiently strengthened to seek
to acquire ...
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