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Introduction

Steven Casper

in Creating Silicon Valley in Europe: Public Policy Towards New Technology Industries

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199269525
eISBN:
9780191710025
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199269525.003.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

How easily can governments alter the industrial structure of economies? This introductory chapter explores competing perspectives on the ability of governments to promote competitiveness within new ... More


The Co‐Evolution of Technology, Industrial Structure, and Supporting Institutions

Richard R. Nelson

in Technology, Organization, and Competitiveness: Perspectives on Industrial and Corporate Change

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198290964
eISBN:
9780191596162
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198290969.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

There is a large intellectual discrepancy between most formal growth models described by economists and descriptions of growth in economic history. This paper draws on an evolutionary theory of ... More


Recent Developments

Youssef Cassis

in Big Business: The European Experience in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198296065
eISBN:
9780191596056
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198296061.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

Examines the more recent developments of European big business, from the 1960s to the late 1980s, which can be seen as the golden age of the industries of the second industrial revolution. The number ... More


Funding New Industries: A Historical Perspective on the Financing Role of the U.S. Stock Market in the Twentieth Century

Mary A. O’Sullivan

in Financing Innovation in the United States, 1870 to the Present

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262122894
eISBN:
9780262277884
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262122894.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter focuses on the manufacturing industries that emerged starting in the late nineteenth century until the late 1920s, and how innovation and technological change affected their growth. It ... More


The (Slow) Return of Industrial Policies in Latin America and the Caribbean

Wilson Peres

in Industrial Policy and Development: The Political Economy of Capabilities Accumulation

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199235261
eISBN:
9780191715617
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199235261.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

In order to empower their development processes, the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean need to implement policies aimed at creating new sectors or modernizing mature ones, albeit within ... More


The Evolution of the Green Building Supply Industry: Entrepreneurial Entrants and Diversifying Incumbents

Michael Conger and Jeffrey G. York

in Constructing Green: The Social Structures of Sustainability

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780262019415
eISBN:
9780262315388
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262019415.003.0006
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

The chapter asks a number of questions: what determines when and why a particular firm will enter an ecologically relevant industry? How does this differ for new firms vs. existing firms that already ... More


Displays in Motion:: Experimentation and Stagnation in Exhibition, 1925–1940

Karen A. Rader and Victoria E. M. Cain

in Life on Display: Revolutionizing U.S. Museums of Science and Natural History in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780226079660
eISBN:
9780226079837
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226079837.003.0003
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

In the mid-1920s, a new coalition of museum reformers, including curators, educators, businesspeople, journalists, and foundation officials, began to assert that museums needed to modernize the ... More


Technology Change and the Rise of New Industries

Jeffrey L. Funk

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804783859
eISBN:
9780804784924
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804783859.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

This book explores why new industries emerge at specific moments in time and in certain countries. Part I shows that technologies which experience “exponential” improvements in cost and performance ... More


The Vision of America: Bringing Television to Japan

Simon Partner

in Assembled in Japan: Electrical Goods and the Making of the Japanese Consumer

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520217928
eISBN:
9780520923171
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520217928.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

This chapter argues that despite the gloomy economic conditions of the early postwar years, some entrepreneurs found immense business opportunities in the emerging new technologies of mass ... More


Moving Images in Museums, World’s Fairs and Avant-garde Exhibition Design

Elisa Mandelli

in The Museum as a Cinematic Space: The Display of Moving Images in Exhibitions

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474416795
eISBN:
9781474476577
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474416795.003.0004
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter considers the reciprocal influences between the presentations of museums and commercial and industrial fairs, from which curators have sometimes admitted having drawn inspiration. These ... More


Beyond Radical Enchantment: Mesmerizing Laborers in the Americas

Emily Ogden

in Credulity: A Cultural History of US Mesmerism

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780226532165
eISBN:
9780226532479
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226532479.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, American, 19th Century Literature

This chapter describes mesmerism’s beginnings in the US in the 1830s, showing that the practice became known as a means of using other people’s enchantment in order to manage them. Born on a sugar ... More


The Performance of European Business in the Twentieth Century

Youssef Cassis, Andrea Colli, and Harm Schröter (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198749776
eISBN:
9780191814068
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198749776.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History, Finance, Accounting, and Banking

This book is a first attempt at measuring European business performance over the entire twentieth century and in doing so provides a totally new approach to European business history. It is based on ... More


The Performance of ‘Chandlerian Enterprises’

Harm G. Schröter

in The Performance of European Business in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198749776
eISBN:
9780191814068
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198749776.003.0012
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History, Finance, Accounting, and Banking

This chapter evaluates the so-called ‘Chandlerian industries’ (many of which are also called ‘new industries’): chemical, pharmaceutical, oil, rubber, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, ... More


Multiple Scotlands: Sub-Regional Patterns of Population Change

Michael Anderson and Corinne Roughley

in Scotland's Populations from the 1850s to Today

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198805830
eISBN:
9780191843747
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198805830.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

To understand Scotland’s population histories it is frequently necessary to explore what was happening below Regional level. A database of Scottish civil parish populations from 1755 to 2001 is used ... More


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