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American_Business.Handout - Big Business: _______________...

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American Business, 1800-Today: How Things Came to Be Mgmt 120 / Lynn / ACU Jacksonian 1815-1846 Big Business 1860-1920 Bureaucracy 1920-1970 Globalization 1970-today The nation was largely _______________ based Financed by _______________ Most manufacturing operations were _______________ Trade and manufacturing were within reach of _______________ people _______________ was okay except for dishonesty _______________ costs meant owners had discretion over operations _______________ managed; understood company needs, operation Most businesses operated in a _______________ Firms had _______________ product lines A few _______________ with good _______________ Credit ratings were influenced by _______________ Causes of growth: _______________, _______________, _______________, _______________, _______________, _______________, _______________ and _______________
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Unformatted text preview: Big Business: _______________ and _______________ _______________ and _______________ Problems: _______________, _______________, and _______________ Large corporations established and restrained (1920-1940s) Competition through _______________, public __________, __________ legislation, and national _______________ during WWII The national champion (1950-1970s) National prosperity = _______________ _______________-devastated Western economies _______________ consumption growth and life-long _______________ Structure: Industries developed around __________ large companies Steady corporate, labor, and governmental growth Japans _________ ______, eCommerc e and the _________ ___ bubble, _________ _ Union, and _________ ______...
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This note was uploaded on 04/29/2008 for the course MGMT 120 taught by Professor Lynn during the Fall '08 term at Abilene Christian University.

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