State-Owned Enterprise in the Western Economies (Routledge Revivals)
|Series title:||Routledge Revivals Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $155.00|
| Book Description: |
First published in 1981, this edited collection reviews the operations of state-owned enterprises, examining the actual performance of such organisations in the advanced industrialised countries. The authors consider the regularities and characteristics of state-owned enterprises, in particular the persistent efforts of managers to increase their autonomy and escape from the oversight of government agencies and the public. Chapters consider principles of finance and decision-making...