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Published: 13 August 2009

418 Pages


ISBN: 9780199226009

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Business in Britain in the Twentieth Century

Decline and Renaissance?

Edited by Richard Coopey and Peter Lyth

  • Leading business historians reassess our understanding of the strengths and weaknesses of 20th century British business
  • Themes include productivity, management, research and development, marketing, regional clusters and networks, industrial policy, the use of technology, and gender
  • Features newer, successful post-war industry sectors from aerospace to the creative industries
  • Impressive range of studies which together consider the nature of British business in the 20th century