Capitalisms and Capitalism in the Twenty-First Century

Richard Whitley and Glenn Morgan

in Capitalisms and Capitalism in the Twenty-First Century

Published in print April 2012 | ISBN: 9780199694761
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191741289 | DOI:
Capitalisms and Capitalism in the Twenty-First Century

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This introductory chapter summarizes the key shifts in the organization of late twentieth century capitalisms and the changing nature of the environment of capitalism in the twenty-first century that is affecting their national specificity. It emphasizes the increasing internationalization of firms and the impact of this on political authority and the role of states and international organizations. It provides short summaries of each of the chapters in the book.

Keywords: capitalism; internationalization; states; transnational governance; multinationals

Chapter.  3902 words. 

Subjects: Organizational Theory and Behaviour

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