The Resource The railroads, the Nation's first big business; : sources and readings., Compiled and edited by Alfred D. Chandler, Jr

The railroads, the Nation's first big business; : sources and readings., Compiled and edited by Alfred D. Chandler, Jr

Label
The railroads, the Nation's first big business; : sources and readings.
Title
The railroads, the Nation's first big business;
Title remainder
sources and readings.
Statement of responsibility
Compiled and edited by Alfred D. Chandler, Jr
Creator
Editor
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Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1918-2007
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Chandler, Alfred D.
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maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
HE2751
LC item number
.C45
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Forces in American economic growth series
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  • Railroads
  • Chemins de fer
  • Railroads
  • United States
Label
The railroads, the Nation's first big business; : sources and readings., Compiled and edited by Alfred D. Chandler, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 213. Bibliographical footnotes
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
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txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The railroads as promoters of economic change: Introduction ; Their impact on agriculture and commerce ; Their change on industry: The change in iron manufacture. The growth of the iron trade ; Their impact on the economy -- pt. 2. The beginnings of modern corporate finance: Introduction ; Financing construction ; The institutionalizing of the nation's investment market on Wall Street in the 1850s: The new Wall Street market. The strory from J.F.D. Lanier ; The financier as speculator and exploiter ; The financier as railroad reorganizer and system-builder -- pt. 3. The first modern corporate management: Introduction ; Creating an early management structure ; Developing modern cost accounting ; Administering a great railroad system -- pt. 4. The beginnings of modern labor relations: Introduction ; The brotherhoods ; Collective bargaining ; Industrial unionism and the role of government : the Chicago Strike of 1894 -- pt. 5. New ways of competition: Introduction ; Competition and competitive rate-making ; Federation ; Combination and consolidation -- pt. 6. The beginnings of modern governmental regulation of business: Introduction ; The farmers demand regulation ; The merchants demand regulation ; The Interstate Commerce Commission and the problems of regulation -- Conclusion
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 213 pages
Lccn
65012850
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unmediated
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rdamedia
Media type code
n
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  • (OCoLC)00222759
  • (OCoLC)ocm00222759
Label
The railroads, the Nation's first big business; : sources and readings., Compiled and edited by Alfred D. Chandler, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 213. Bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The railroads as promoters of economic change: Introduction ; Their impact on agriculture and commerce ; Their change on industry: The change in iron manufacture. The growth of the iron trade ; Their impact on the economy -- pt. 2. The beginnings of modern corporate finance: Introduction ; Financing construction ; The institutionalizing of the nation's investment market on Wall Street in the 1850s: The new Wall Street market. The strory from J.F.D. Lanier ; The financier as speculator and exploiter ; The financier as railroad reorganizer and system-builder -- pt. 3. The first modern corporate management: Introduction ; Creating an early management structure ; Developing modern cost accounting ; Administering a great railroad system -- pt. 4. The beginnings of modern labor relations: Introduction ; The brotherhoods ; Collective bargaining ; Industrial unionism and the role of government : the Chicago Strike of 1894 -- pt. 5. New ways of competition: Introduction ; Competition and competitive rate-making ; Federation ; Combination and consolidation -- pt. 6. The beginnings of modern governmental regulation of business: Introduction ; The farmers demand regulation ; The merchants demand regulation ; The Interstate Commerce Commission and the problems of regulation -- Conclusion
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 213 pages
Lccn
65012850
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00222759
  • (OCoLC)ocm00222759

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