The corporation that changed the world: how the East India Company shaped the modern multinational

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Pluto Press, 2006 - Business & Economics - 218 pages
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A popular history of the British East India Company and how it shaped the way corporations operate today.

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A surprisingly good history of the EIC as a corporation, that is very readable and more informative than its slimness would suggest. Punches above its weight. Read full review

Contents

This Imperious Company
19
Out of the Shadows
39
The Bengal Revolution
58
Copyright

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Nick Robins works in the City of London, running socially responsible investment funds. A historian by training, he has nearly 20 years experience in corporate responsibility issues, and writes widely for magazines such as Resurgence, the New Statesman and Ethical Corporation.