Business Management in Pre-Industrial Europe

69 Pages Posted: 3 Sep 2003

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Meir Kohn

Dartmouth College - Department of Economics

Date Written: July 2003

Abstract

This paper examines the management issues faced by a businessman in pre-industrial Europe and how he addressed those issues. Management focused on four main areas - managing agents (personnel); financial management; risk management; and information management (communications and accounting).

JEL Classification: N13, N83, G32, G33, L14, M10, M12, M41, M52

Suggested Citation

Kohn, Meir G., Business Management in Pre-Industrial Europe (July 2003). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=427760 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.427760

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