Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



This item is printed to order. Items which are printed to order are normally despatched and charged within 5-10 days.

Published: 16 March 2000

416 Pages


ISBN: 9780198294504

Also Available As:


Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (AQ)

Sample Material

Merchants to Multinationals

British Trading Companies in the 19th and 20th Centuries

Geoffrey Jones

  • First study of the evolution of British-owned international trading companies worldwide from the 19th century to the present day
  • Analyses evolving business strategies employed
  • Chronological and thematic structure
  • Makes an important contribution to current debates in business history and international business
  • Author leading internationally recognized business historian