Merchants to Multinationals
British Trading Companies in the 19th and 20th Centuries
By (author) Geoffrey Jones
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Merchants to Multinationals by Geoffrey Jones
Book DescriptionThis book examines the evolution of multinational trading companies from the eighteenth century to the present day. During the Industrial Revolution, British merchants established overseas branches which became major trade intermediaries and subsequently engaged in foreign direct investment. Complex multinational business groups emerged controlling large investments in natural resources, processing, and services in Asia, Latin America, and Africa.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780198294504
(242mm x 164mm x 26mm)
Imprint: Oxford University Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 16-Mar-2000
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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