The Visible Hand: The Managerial Revolution in American Business (Revised edition)

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The role of large-scale business enterprise--big business and its managers--during the formative years of modern capitalism (from the 1850s until the 1920s) is delineated in this pathmarking book. Alfred Chandler, Jr., the distinguished business historian, sets forth the reasons for the dominance of big business in American transportation, communications, and the central sectors of production and distribution. The managerial revolution, presented here with force and conviction, is the story of how the visible hand of ...

The Visible Hand: The Managerial Revolution in American Business 1993, Belknap Press: An Imprint of Harvard University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780674940529

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