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Big Business and Small Farms Rely on Information, 1870–1941

James W. Cortada

in All the Facts: A History of Information in the United States since 1870

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780190460679
eISBN:
9780190460709
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190460679.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter describes how large enterprises and all manner of farms became early and extensive users of information. Large businesses could only function if they had enough information to control ... More


Introduction: The Information Industry

Miklos Sarvary

in Gurus and Oracles: The Marketing of Information

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262016940
eISBN:
9780262301176
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262016940.003.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Knowledge Management

This introductory chapter discusses the theme of this volume which is about the marketing of information and the information industry. This volume examines the economics of information and the ... More


The Information Value Chain

Miklos Sarvary

in Gurus and Oracles: The Marketing of Information

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262016940
eISBN:
9780262301176
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262016940.003.0006
Subject:
Business and Management, Knowledge Management

This chapter examines the information value chain in order to determine how different players in the information business interact in adding value to help clients make decisions. It discusses various ... More


Generating Chemical Information

Ken Geiser

in Chemicals without Harm: Policies for a Sustainable World

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780262012522
eISBN:
9780262327015
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262012522.003.0011
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

Several types of chemical information are needed including information on inherent chemical characteristics, chemical production and use, chemical release and exposure, and alternatives to hazardous ... More


Regulated Negotiations

Andrew Trask and Andrew DeGuire

in Betting the Company: Complex Negotiation Strategies for Law and Business

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199846252
eISBN:
9780190260057
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199846252.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter examines the impact of government regulations on how organizations negotiate. It provides an overview of each of the bodies of law that affect most complex business negotiations and how ... More


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