The Inner Circle: Large Corporations and the Rise of Business Political Activity in the U.S. and U…

Paperback | November 1, 1992

byMichael Useem

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Driven by declining profits and government regulation, a new form of class-wide business leadership has emerged: a transcorporate network that is giving a new coherence and power to business in both America and Britain. This book delineates the "inner circle" of top executives who play aleading role in this network, advising the highest levels of government and working to promote a political environment favorable to all business.

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Driven by declining profits and government regulation, a new form of class-wide business leadership has emerged: a transcorporate network that is giving a new coherence and power to business in both America and Britain. This book delineates the "inner circle" of top executives who play aleading role in this network, advising the highe...

Michael Useem is at Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:258 pages, 9.17 × 6.06 × 0.67 inPublished:November 1, 1992Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:0195040333

ISBN - 13:9780195040333

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"This is an important work to teach to management/business students. It provides a useful shot of reality about the way large corporations and their 'inner circles' really work."--Victoria Smith, Wharton School