Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 August 2017

160 Pages | 2 charts, 1 table

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719087998

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Salvage Ethnography in the Financial Sector

The Path to Economic Crisis in Scotland

Jonathan Hearn

Published by Manchester University Press

New Ethnographies

A historical ethnography of banking practices during the merger of Halifax and the Bank of Scotland into HBOS, it provides illumination on the 2008 economic crisis through review of the role of national identities, the different styles and ethos of business, the tension and unrest prevalent during the merger and the implications for future development within the organisation.


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