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Title Economic organization, capabilities and co-ordination : essays in honour of G.B. Richardson / edited by Nicolai J. Foss and Brian J. Loasby
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 1998


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Description x, 300 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Routledge studies in business organization and networks ; 8
Routledge studies in business organization and networks ; 8
Contents 1. Introduction: co-ordination and capabilities /Nicolai J. Foss and Brian J. Loasby -- 2. George Richardson's career and the literature of economics /Peter E. Earl -- 3. Some principles of economic organisation / George B. Richardson -- 4. Co-operation and competition paradoxes in the theory of the organisation of industry / Jacques-Laurent Ravix -- 5. Marshall, Andrews and Richardson on markets: an interpretation / Richard Arena and Claire Charbit --6. Information and investment in a wider context /Denis O'Brien -- 7. Information and co-ordination in an effective competitive process: Downie's evolutionary model as a means of resolving Richardson's problem with competition in the context of post-Marshallian economics / John Nightingale -- 8. Austrian and post-Marshallian economics: the bridging work of George Richardson / Nicolai J. Foss -- 9. The concept of capabilities / Brian J. Loasby -- 10. Capabilities and the theory of the firm / Richard N. Langlois
11. Information costs and the organisational structure of the multinational enterprise / Mark Casson -- 12. Clusters of collaboration: the firm, join ventures, alliances and clubs / Neil M. Kay --13. Limits to a firm's rate of growth: the Richardsonian view and its contemporary empirical significance / Gavin C. Reid -- 14. Information, similar and complementary assets, and innovation policy / Paul L. Robertson
Notes "Drawn from a recent colloquium held in his honour, the papers in this volume tie in with the themes central in G.B. Richardson's work."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
SUBJECT Richardson, G. B.
Subject Competition -- Congresses.
Investments -- Congresses.
Uncertainty -- Congresses.
Equilibrium (Economics) -- Congresses.
Prices -- Congresses.
Capitalism -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Foss, Nicolai J., 1964-
Loasby, Brian J.
Richardson, G. B.
LC no. 97039553
ISBN 0415183901