Favorites of Fortune: Technology, Growth, and Economic Development Since the Industrial Revolution
Patrice L. R. Higonnet, David S. Landes, Henry Rosovsky, Coolidge Professor of History and Professor of Economics Emeritus David S Landes
Harvard University Press, 1991 - Počet stran: 558
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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Entrepreneurs and Managers Peter Temin Any economy is composed of
individuals . But while all men are created equal in the sight of God and the U . S .
Constitution , not all individuals are equally important to the economy .
and engines ; managers are needed to operate them . Entrepreneurs strike out
into the unknown ; managers implement the known . They perform different
economic functions and frequently have contrasting personalities , even though
Carnegie was the entrepreneur and owner ; Jones , the manager and employee (
Carnegie 1920 , p . 203 ; Wall 1970 , p . 359 ) . The separation between
managers and entrepreneurs , which became clear only in the late nineteenth
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