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Business enterprise in American history

by Mansel G. Blackford

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Corporations -- United States -- History.,
    • Business enterprises -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementMansel G. Blackford, K. Austin Kerr.
      ContributionsKerr, K. Austin
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD2785 .B52 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 446 p. :
      Number of Pages446
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2228733M
      ISBN 100395433002
      LC Control Number89080918
      OCLC/WorldCa21148386

      American Enterprise chronicles the tumultuous interaction of capitalism and democracy that resulted in the continual remaking of American business—and American life. Visitors are immersed in the dramatic arc of labor, power, wealth, success, and failure in America in an 8,square-foot space focused on the role of business and innovation from the mids to the present. The goal of The Birth of Big Business in the United States, is to provide the student and general reader a concise yet comprehensive history of one of the most important periods in American economic history, and in large measure it succeeds. It offers a good foundation for understanding why big businesses appeared after the Civil War.

      The American System was developed by Henry Clay, John C. Calhoun, and John Quincy Adams and was advanced by the Whig Party. The mercantilist economic plan consisted on three prominent parts: a tariff to protect and promote American Industry, a national bank to foster commerce, and federal subsidies for roads, canals, and other internal improvements. Hoover, favored government policies that would keep taxes down and business profits up, and give businesses more available credit in order to expand. Their goal was to keep government interference in business to a minimum and to allow pri-vate enterprise to File Size: 1MB.

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