|Series||NBER working paper series ;, working paper 10641, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research : Online) ;, working paper no. 10641.|
|Contributions||National Bureau of Economic Research.|
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|LC Control Number||2005615437|
9. The History and Politics of Corporate Ownership in Sweden Peter Högfeldt Comment: Ailsa Röell Spending Less Time with the Family: The Decline of Family Ownership in the United Kingdom Julian Franks, Colin Mayer, and Stefano Rossi Comment: Barry Eichengreen Why Has There Been So Little Block Holding in America? Margaret M. Blair Margaret M. Blair is a senior fellow in Economic Studies at the Brookings Institution and author of Ownership and Control: Rethinking Corporate Governance for the Twenty-first. The History and Politics of Corporate Ownership in Sweden Peter Högfeldt Comment: Ailsa Röell Spending Less Time with the Family: The Decline of Family Ownership in the UK Julian Franks, Colin Mayer and Stefano Rossi Comment: Barry Eichengreen (shelved 1 time as company-history) avg rating — 16, ratings — published Want to Read saving.
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