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Brandeis: An Intimate Biography of Supreme Court Justice Louis D. Brandeis

Lewis J. Paper - Biography & Autobiography - 2014 - 442 pages
This vivid biography reflects the fullness of Supreme Court Justice Louis D. Brandeis’s personal and professional lives. Born in Kentucky shortly before the Civil War, Brandeis ...
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The New Dealers: Power Politics in the Age of Roosevelt

Jordan A. Schwarz - History - 2011 - 432 pages
This bold new analysis of the New Deal dramatically revises our vision of the Roosevelt legacy -- and of the new relation between government and business it made a central fact ...
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Socializing Capital: The Rise of the Large Industrial Corporation in America

William G. Roy - Business & Economics - 1999 - 360 pages
Ever since Adolph Berle and Gardiner Means wrote their classic 1932 analysis of the American corporation, The Modern Corporation and Private Property, social scientists have ...
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Monopolies in America: Empire Builders and Their Enemies from Jay Gould to ...

Charles R. Geisst - Foreign Language Study - 2000 - 355 pages
A comprehensive history of business monopolies in America traces their rise from the nineteenth-century railroad moguls to modern-day computer software empires, profiling such ...
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The Politics of Deregulation

Martha Derthick, Paul J. Quirk - Business & Economics - 2001 - 265 pages
The standard wisdom among political scientists has been that "iron triangles" operated among regulatory agencies, the regulated industries, and members of Congress, all ...
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Beyond the Broker State: Federal Policies Toward Small Business, 1936-1961

Jonathan J. Bean - Business & Economics - 2002 - 298 pages
Focusing on anti-chain-store legislation beginning in the 1930s and on the establishment of federal small business agencies in the 1940s and 1950s, Jonathan Bean analyzes ...
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Regulating a New Economy: Public Policy and Economic Change in America, 1900 ...

Morton Keller - Business & Economics - 1990 - 300 pages
Morton Keller, a leading scholar of twentieth-century American history, describes the complex interplay between rapid economic change and regulatory policy. In its portrait of ...
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The SEC and Capital Market Regulation: The Politics of Expertise

Anne M Khademian - Political Science - 1992 - 292 pages
Anne M. Khademian addresses the significance of the SEC for securities policy and uses the agency as a model for the study of bureaucracy and bureaucratic theory. She examines ...
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The Decline of Laissez Faire, 1897-1917

Harold Underwood Faulkner - Business & Economics - 1951 - 433 pages
Part of a series of detailed reference manuals on American economic history, this volume traces the development and growth of the factory system, labour movements and foreign ...
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The Texas Railroad Commission: Understanding Regulation In America To The ...

William R. Childs - Business & Economics - 2005 - 323 pages
Before OPEC took center stage, one state agency in Texas was widely believed to set oil prices for the world. The Texas Railroad Commission (TRC) evolved from its founding in ...
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