Chandler and Global Business History
Posted: 16 Aug 2008 Last revised: 11 Feb 2011
Date Written: Summer 2008
What was Alfred D. Chandler's significance in the study of business history throughout the world? How did his views evolve? Why was his approach so influential? How did his thinking contribute to comparative business history and to the history of international business? This essay is designed to answer these questions.
Keywords: Alfred Chandler, global business, international business, multinational corporations
JEL Classification: F23, N80, N84, N85, N86
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