Business and Politics in Europe, 1900-1970: Essays in Honour by Terry Gourvish

By Terry Gourvish

Delivering clean insights into the interplay among politics and company in twentieth-century Europe, this booklet shows the complexity of the relationship--particularly within the setting of the Nineteen Twenties and 1930s--when fascism used to be at its peak. special contributions also are made in regards to the contrasting behaviors of businessmen and associations in line with the nice melancholy; the increase of Hitler and the "Jewish question"; the position of commercial networks within the politics of Belgium and Greece; and the business-politics measurement within the formation of the Irish Republic.

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9. B. ), Power and Institutions. Reinterpretations in Economic History (Aldershot, 1991), pp. 97–103; H. Lindgren, ‘Marknaden i historien’, in M. Sohlman and S. ), Vem styr – politikerna eller marknaden? (Stockholm, 1997), pp. 30–5. 10. The great variation in the actual functioning of various markets depends not only on the number of participants, barriers to entry and the characteristics of the product, but also on existing norms, conventions and values. These Business and government in Sweden 11.

No doubt it has been scientifically productive. Applying the tools of economic analysis to problems in political science has raised new questions and facilitated new interpretations. The public choice approach assumes self-interest to be the totally dominant determinant of human behaviour. 3 These various groups compete in the political arena to advance their interest at the expense of others. Each tries to gain an advantage in the debate by having their particular interest masquerade as the public interest.

Stego, ¨ Systemskiftet. En 1800-talshistoria (Stockholm, 1993), pp. 28–58, and J. Myhrman, Hur Sverige blev rikt (Stockholm, 1994), pp. 102–6. 8. R. H. Steckel and R. ), Health and Welfare during Industrialization (Chicago, 1997), pp. 423–38. 9. B. ), Power and Institutions. Reinterpretations in Economic History (Aldershot, 1991), pp. 97–103; H. Lindgren, ‘Marknaden i historien’, in M. Sohlman and S. ), Vem styr – politikerna eller marknaden? (Stockholm, 1997), pp. 30–5. 10. The great variation in the actual functioning of various markets depends not only on the number of participants, barriers to entry and the characteristics of the product, but also on existing norms, conventions and values.

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