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A. P. Usher

Overview page. Subjects: Economic History.

(1883–1965), American economic historian.

The Harvard scholar Abbott Payson Usher will be remembered chiefly for three major monographs: The History of the Grain Trade in France,...

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ABBOTT, Ronald William (1917 - 2006), Consultant Partner, Bacon & Woodrow, Consulting Actuaries, 1982–94 (Senior Partner, 1972–81)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History; Economics; Insurance. 190 words.

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ABELL, (John) David (<i>born</i> 1942), Chairman, Jourdan (formerly Thomas Jourdan) plc, since 1997; Director, Leicester Football Club plc, since 1999

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Engineering and Technology; Engineering and Technology; Economic History; Economics; Insurance. 194 words.

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ABELL, John Norman (1931 - 2004), Chairman, Europe, CIBC Wood Gundy Inc., 1990–91; Vice-Chairman, Wood Gundy Inc., London, 1988–91

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History; Economics; Insurance. 221 words.

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<span class="smallCaps">Abraham Lincoln Brigade</span>

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Business, Labor, and Economic History

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History. 377 words.

“Abraham Lincoln Brigade” is the name popularly given the American contingent of the Communist-dominated International Brigades that fought for the

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The Abuse of Reason Project

Bruce Caldwell.

in Hayek's Challenge

November 2003; p ublished online February 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic History. 12413 words.

This chapter focuses on Hayek's theories and his responses to his opponents. Among these were men of science, who insisted that only a science freed from capitalism would be able to show...

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Accounting and Bookkeeping

Gary John Previts and Rahmadi Murwanto.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Economic History

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History. 3169 words.

Over the course of established human history, accounting information and business have had an interdependent relationship, in which each has

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<span class="smallCaps">Accumulation, Social Structures of</span>

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Business, Labor, and Economic History

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History. 1213 words.

A social structure of accumulation (SSA) is a coherent, mutually reinforcing, and long-lasting set of institutions that promotes capital accumulation

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