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Institutional economics and Business history: a way forward?.

Mark Casson

Institutional economics and Business history: a way forward?.

by Mark Casson

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Published by University of Reading in Reading .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesDiscussion papers in Economics and Management -- no. 362
ContributionsUniversity of Reading. Department of Economics.
The Physical Object
Pagination26p. ;
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16735354M

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Analytical business history requires a synthesis of theories of transaction cost, entrepreneurship and firm-specific competence. These theories can be integrated using the concept of information cost. Economies of information cost explain the emergence of market-making intermediation in capitalist by: It is suggested that the concept of information cost, and the techniques of analysis allied with it, offer a useful way forward for business historians.

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These theories can be integrated using the concept of information cost. Economies of information cost explain the emergence of market-making intermediation in capitalist : Mark Casson.

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