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作者 Florence, P. Sargant
書名 The Logic of Industrial Organization
出版項 London : Taylor & Francis Group, 2003
©2003
國際標準書號 9781136512544 (electronic bk.)
9780415313513
book jacket
說明 1 online resource (295 pages)
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附註 Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Original Title Page -- Table of Contents -- List of Tables -- PREFACE -- I THE LOGIC OF LARGE-SCALE OPERATION -- 1. The Structure of Industry -- 2. The Efficiency of Large-scale Operation -- 3· The Degree of Efficient Integration -- II THE ILLOGIC OF ACTUAL OPERATION -- 1. Actual Scales of Production and Operation -- 2. The Actual Size of Manufacturing Plants -- 3· Actual Sizes of Manufacturing Firms -- 4· Actual Sizes of Plants and Firms in Non-Manufacturing Industries -- 5· The Discrepancy of Theory and Fact -- III THE RELATIONS OF PRODUCER AND CONSUMER -- 1. Planned and Free Consumption -- 2. The Logic of Free Consumption -- 3· The Vagaries of Free Production for FreeConsumption -- 4· Forecasting and Market Research -- 5· Competition and Combination -- 6. Rationalization and Nationalization -- IV INVESTMENT,. EMPLOYMENT AND MANAGEMENT RELATIONS -- 1. The Relative Growth of Investment andEmployment -- 2. The Inter-action of Investment and Employment -- 3· Investment and Employment in Depression -- 4· The Policy of Short Hours and Multiple Shifts -- 5· Adaptation to the Growth of SpecializedManagement -- 6. Inefficiency of the Hierarchical System -- 7. Inefficiency of the Functional System -- 8. Management by the Line and Staff System -- 9. Th e Core of Ultimate Control -- 10. Liaison -- v THE STIMULUS TO LABOUR -- 1. The Social Environment of the Large Plant -- 2. Pecuniary and Trans-pecuniary Incentives -- 3· Incentives and Conducives to Work -- 4· Attractives and Conducives to Mobility -- 5· Summary and Generalization -- VI THE STIMULUS TO INVEST -- VII THE STIMULUS TO ENTERPRISE AND ADMINISTRATION -- 1. Pecuniary and Non-pecuniary Incentives -- 2. Types of Entrepreneurs and Business Administrators
3· Short-period Supply Price of Administration -- 4· Long-period Supply Price of Administration -- VIII EDUCATION FOR BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION -- 1. The Requirements for Administration -- 2. Education and Inborn Qualification -- 3· Education versus Inbred Disqualification -- 4· English 'Breeding ' -- 5· The English Educational System -- 6. The Public School Man -- 7· The University as Training Ground -- IX CONCLUSIONS -- SUBJECT INDEX
Covering issues as pertinent today as when the book was first published, The Logic of Industrial Organization discusses key themes in industrial relations, manufacturing, employment and investment and education for business administration. The book contains chapters on the following: The Structure of Industry; The Efficiency of Large-Scale Operation; Planned and Free Consumption; Forecasting and Market Research; Competition; Rationalization and Nationalization; Investment and Employment; Incentives to Work and Mobility; Stimulus to Enterprise and Administration
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Florence, P. Sargant The Logic of Industrial Organization London : Taylor & Francis Group,c2003 9780415313513
主題 Industrial organization (Economic theory)
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