Global electrification : multinational enterprise and international finance in the history of light and power, 1878-2007 / William J. Hausman, Peter Hertner, Mira Wilkins.

Multinational enterprises played a crucial role in the spread of electric light and power from the 1870s. However, their role did not persist, and by 1978 multinational enterprises in this sector had all but disappeared, replaced by national electrical utility providers. Yet, in recent years, there...

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Main Author: Hausman, William J.
Other Authors: Hertner, Peter., Wilkins, Mira.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Series:Cambridge studies in the emergence of global enterprise.
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