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  • Company Financial Reporting

    A Historical and Comparative Study of the Dutch Regulatory Process

    By Stephen A Zeff, Frans van der Wel, C. Camfferman

    First published in 1992. Prior to this work no thorough study had been made of the Dutch institutional environment and of the Dutch practice of regulating the process of financial accounting despite a number of unique and influential practices originating there. The book attempts to trace the…

    Hardback – 2016-02-29 

  • The Routledge Companion to Marketing History

    Edited by D.G. Brian Jones, Mark Tadajewski

    The Routledge Companion to Marketing History is the first collection of readings that surveys the broader field of marketing history, including the key activities and practices in the marketing process. With contributors from leading international scholars working in marketing history, this…

    Hardback – 2016-02-10 
    Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

  • For Robert Cooper

    Collected Work

    Edited by Martin Parker, Gibson Burrell

    Robert Cooper, who died in 2013, was the leading theorist of organization working in England over the past few decades. Describing himself as a ‘social philosopher,’ he was one of the first writers to introduce post-structuralist and post-modern thought into theories of organization but was always…

    Hardback – 2016-02-10 
    Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

  • Dynamics of International Business

    Comparative Perspectives of Firms, Markets and Entrepreneurship

    By Andrea Colli

    The Dynamics of International Business offers a comparative, chronological overview of the strategic and structural evolution of international firms. Organized around eras of global economic development, the text synthesizes research on the internationalization of firms, highlighting crucial…

    Paperback – 2016-01-27 

  • The Gospel of Wealth in the American Novel (Routledge Revivals)

    The Rhetoric of Dreiser and Some of His Contemporaries

    By Arun Mukherjee

    Business and the businessman have had a fundamental place in American society since the inception of the nation. This tenet, the ‘gospel of wealth’, is a central concern in the novels of Theodore Dreiser and his contemporaries. First published in 1987, this study aims to set this group of writers…

    Paperback – 2016-01-07 
    Routledge Revivals

  • Routledge Handbook of Global Economic History

    Edited by Francesco Boldizzoni, Pat Hudson

    The Routledge Handbook of Global Economic History documents and interprets the development of economic history as a global discipline from the later nineteenth century to the present day. Exploring the normative and relativistic nature of different schools and traditions of thought, this handbook…

    Hardback – 2016-01-04 
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • A Primer of National Finance

    By Henry Higgs

    Originally published in 1919, A primer of National Finance discusses elements of financial principles with reference to facts and figures of British National Finance, Britain’s financial position and general outline of where finances stood at the time of publication. Higgs aims to explain essential…

    Hardback – 2016-01-04 
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Early History of the Levant Company

    By M. Epstein

    The Levant Company in England was first established in 1592 to help regulate trade with Turkey and the Levant area. Originally published in 1908, this study details the early origins of the company as well as providing information on surrounding issues such as the regulation of shipping, piracy and…

    Hardback – 2015-12-27 
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Evolution of Economies

    Money-bargaining, economic change and industrial revolution

    By Patrick Spread

    The Evolution of Economies provides a clear account of how economies evolve under a process of support bargaining and money bargaining. They both allow people to determine their interests and requirements by reference to their present circumstances. This gives the bargaining system a natural…

    Hardback – 2015-12-18 
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • The Foundations of Marketing Practice

    A history of book marketing in Germany

    By Ronald A. Fullerton

    Between 1815 and 1890, the German book market experienced phenomenal growth, driven by German publishers’ dynamic entrepreneurial attitude towards developing and distributing books. Embracing aggressive marketing on a large scale, they developed a growing sense of what their markets wanted. This…

    Hardback – 2015-12-16 
    Routledge Studies in the History of Marketing

  • Regulating Competition

    Cartel registers in the twentieth-century world

    Edited by Susanna Fellman, Martin Shanahan

    Cartels, trusts and agreements to reduce competition between firms have existed for centuries, but became particularly prevalent toward the end of the 19th century. In the mid-20th century governments began to use so called ‘cartel registers’ to monitor and regulate their behaviour. This book…

    Hardback – 2015-12-14 
    Routledge Explorations in Economic History

  • The Iron Trade of Great Britain

    By J. Stephen Jeans

    Originally published in 1906, this volume presents a commercial review of the conditions and prospects of the iron and steel trades of Great Britain and its foreign competitors at the turn of the twentieth century. This title will be of interest to students of business and economics, as well as…

    Hardback – 2015-12-10 
    Routledge Revivals

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