The Corporation That Changed the World

The Corporation That Changed the World

How the East India Company Shaped the Modern Multinational

Book - 2012 | Second edition
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The English East India Company was the mother of the modern multinational. Established in 1600, its trading empire encircled the globe, creating a lifestyle revolution. The Company's practices shocked its contemporaries and still reverberate today. This book explores the Company's enduring global legacy. It investigates how the Company's spectacular rise and fall were driven by the four forces of finance, technology, monopoly and regulation.
Publisher: London : Pluto Press ; New York : Distributed in the U.S. exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan, 2012
Edition: Second edition
ISBN: 9780745331959
Branch Call Number: 382.0941 ROBINS
Characteristics: xix, 260 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm


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