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Shinogi—Sources of Income

Peter B. E. Hill

in The Japanese Mafia: Yakuza, Law, and the State

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199257522
eISBN:
9780191601026
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199257523.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

Gives a comprehensive overview of the main sources of income of these groups during the late 1980s.


Diversification: The Policy Ellipse

Donald Clarke

in 3i Fifty Years Investing in Industry

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198289449
eISBN:
9780191684708
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198289449.003.0013
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History

At its foundation ICFC had only one narrowly defined purpose: the provision of loan and share capital to businesses which had no access to the capital markets. Over the next thirty-five years, ... More


Introduction

Chris Noonan

in The Emerging Principles of International Competition Law

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199207527
eISBN:
9780191708817
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199207527.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Competition Law

This introductory chapter begins with a discussion of the scope of the study, covering the international competition law system, the inter-relatedness of international competition law problems, and ... More


Lenient Standards of Review

Marius Emberland

in The Human Rights of Companies: Exploring the Structure of ECHR Protection

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199289837
eISBN:
9780191700545
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199289837.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter considers the standard of review applied by the European Court of Human Rights when it assesses the violability of governmental regulation that interferes with private business activity ... More


Competition Law Jurisdiction under International Law

Chris Noonan

in The Emerging Principles of International Competition Law

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199207527
eISBN:
9780191708817
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199207527.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Competition Law

This chapter discusses the broad limits that customary public international law imposes on states that wish to regulate international or foreign anticompetitive conduct. It argues that customary ... More


The Antebellum Merchant in Southern Society

Frank J. Byrne

in Becoming Bourgeois: Merchant Culture in the South, 1820-1865

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813124049
eISBN:
9780813134857
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813124049.003.0003
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the reputation and societal standing of the antebellum merchant family in the antebellum American South. It explains that the business activities that ordered the internal lives ... More


Introduction

Robert E. Weems and Jason P. Chambers (eds)

in Building the Black Metropolis: African American Entrepreneurship in Chicago

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780252041426
eISBN:
9780252050022
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041426.003.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

The editors provide a historic overview of African American entrepreneurship in Chicago. Beginning with the pioneering entrepreneurial exploits of Jean Baptiste Point Du Sable, persons of African ... More


Evolution and Results of Foreign Investment in Cuba

Paolo Spadoni

in Failed Sanctions: Why the U.S. Embargo against Cuba Could Never Work

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813035154
eISBN:
9780813038896
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813035154.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter analyzes the evolution and results of foreign direct investment in Cuba to show the positive impact of foreign capital and know-how on the development of the Cuban economy. Public ... More


Individual Firms and the War Experience

Parks M. Coble

in Chinese Capitalists in Japan's New Order: The Occupied Lower Yangzi, 1937-1945

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520232686
eISBN:
9780520928299
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520232686.003.0006
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines the war experiences of individual firms in China during the Sino-Japanese war. It discusses the ambiguities of the war experience and suggests that the capitalists of the ... More


Jurisdiction Ratione Personae

Jorun Baumgartner

in Treaty Shopping in International Investment Law

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780198787112
eISBN:
9780191829185
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198787112.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

When raising objections to jurisdiction ratione personae, respondent States have often argued that the investor having brought the claim under a given investment treaty was not the ‘real’ investor ... More


Business in Athens

Keith Roberts

in The Origins of Business, Money, and Markets

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231153270
eISBN:
9780231526852
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231153270.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter describes how money, markets, and business actually looked in ancient Athens. Since the key to Athenian business activity was the widespread purchasing power of its residents, the ... More


Capital, Credit, Growth and Control

in Trade and Traders in Mid-Victorian Liverpool: Mercantile Business and the Making of a World Port

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853236061
eISBN:
9781846314261
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853236061.003.0006
Subject:
History, Economic History

This chapter turns to the strategies for raising finance and expanding business activity, focusing on the raising and management of finance by small firms. It is observed that traders of all sorts ... More


Pribumi Perceptions of the “Chinese Problem”

Taomo Zhou

in Migration in the Time of Revolution: China, Indonesia, and the Cold War

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501739934
eISBN:
9781501739941
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501739934.003.0006
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter assesses how the Indonesian government conducted surveillance of Chinese communities. It demonstrates that, with the advance of the Cold War in Asia, the Indonesian authorities ... More


Middle Eastern Empires, 1600–323 b.c.e.

Keith Roberts

in The Origins of Business, Money, and Markets

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231153270
eISBN:
9780231526852
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231153270.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter discusses the expansion of business activity from Mesopotamia to the rest of the Middle East under the various empires that new military technology empowered shortly after King ... More


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