2 edition of Deindustrialization and reindustrialization in 20th century Europe found in the catalog.
Deindustrialization and reindustrialization in 20th century Europe
|Statement||edited by Franco Amatori, Andrea Colli, Nicola Crepas.|
|Contributions||Amatori, Franco., Colli, Andrea, 1966-, Crepas, Nicola., European Business History Association.|
|LC Classifications||HC240 .D397 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||491 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||491|
|LC Control Number||00355916|
Positive Effects Industrialization had many positive effects on society in Europe in the 18th and 19th centuries. This, in itself, raises some interesting questions for the future. Still, by the end of the war, the typical American industry was small. The nation's abundant water supply helped power the industrial machines. Institutional arrangements have also contributed to de-industrialization such as economic restructuring. These groups helped force railways to lower their charges for hauling farm products and assisted the farmers in other ways.
InCongress passed the Homestead Act, which offered public land to people free or at very low cost. This would occur, according to the hypothesis, because labor-intensive industries in the advanced economies are increasingly displaced by imports, which are traded for less labor-intensive exports. This theory argues that technological innovation enables more efficient means of production, resulting in increased physical productivity, i. Indeed, at constant prices in contrast to its steeply falling current-price sharethe share in GDP of value added by manufacturing in the advanced economies was roughly unchanged between and
As businesses prospered, people eager to share in the profits invested heavily. This volume provides a rich and multifaceted contribution to historical knowledge. In the European Union, by contrast, the absolute numbers employed in manufacturing have fallen sharply, while the total number at work has risen only marginally. But in general, the land of these small, independent farmers was poor.
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This implies, again contrary to popular perception, that the productivity growth in manufacturing will become less influential in improving living standards in the advanced economies.
These islands of modernity, in Sidney Pollard's phrase, built on a pre-industrial, "proto-industrial" structure which permitted, just as it dictated, the development of a social class whose existence did not depend on agricultural employment alone and which led to the spread of market-like economic relationships.
One possible explanation is that Hong Kong, China, and Singapore are both city economies and never had a large agricultural sector from which to draw workers in the first place. In general, people became richer and could afford more luxuries than ever before.
In Germany, thanks in part to government support, secondary and higher education — especially its vocational schools, technical colleges and natural science departments of the universities — became a "growth industry", its "output" consisting of highly trained engineers and technicians and of research results in the form of technical knowledge ripe for industrial application.
Roosevelt became the first president to help labourers in a strike against employers. In his analysis, the process of fiat money inflation distorts the economic calculations necessary to operate capital-intensive manufacturing enterprises, and makes the investments necessary for sustaining the operations of such enterprises unprofitable.
Product innovation in manufacturing will continue to be important, inasmuch as it provides spillover effects to productivity growth in services. As businesses prospered, people eager to share in the profits invested heavily.
The trade routes established between Europe and the rest of the world during the eighteenth century promoted the production of manufactured goods and laid the foundation for the expansion of industrialization in Great Britain and, eventually, in other countries.
A new nationwide network of railways distributed goods far and wide. Female Costume in the Nineteenth Century. Akbar adopted this and added more reforms. Soon, a few states allowed women to vote, but only in local elections.
To persist with centralized wage bargaining could, therefore, have adverse consequences for the growth of productivity. Yet the cultural and technical wealth, the great variety of the "actors" involved, the capacity to respond to challenges, all this, even in a complicated process not devoid of failure, made Europe as a whole an area that it would be difficult to define as "declining".
In parallel, however, technological innovations replace people with machinery, and the organic composition of capital increases. In Japan, by contrast, the process started later and has been less dramatic, with manufacturing employment peaking at 27 percent of total employment in eight years after the peak in the United States and then slipping back to about 23 percent in Please help us clarify the article.
If a shift in domestic expenditure from manufacturing to services has not been a major determinant of deindustrialization, what explains this phenomenon?
The rise in employment in services has been accompanied by a decline in employment in manufacturing in all advanced economies.
This led to making power plants, some of them nuclear. The wealthy. Advances in communication provided a boost for the economy. The Industrial Revolution had brought the construction of canals and railways across Europe and America.
The owners gave in, and reached a compromise with the miners. Often, violence broke out between strikers and strikebreakers hired by the employers. The port of Trieste in the first half of this century: links between maritime activities and industrialisation Olle KrantzStructural changes in the Swedish household and ornamental glass industry in the twentieth century - Multinationals as agents of change Geoffrey JonesBritish trading companies and industrial development Joost Jonke, Keetie E.
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The West in the Age of Industrialization and Imperialism. As far-reaching as the transformation of Western civilization since the Renaissance had been, no one around could have predicted the even more profound changes that would occur in the nineteenth century.
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