The Economics of Business Enterprise

An Introduction to Economic Organization and the Theory of the Firm


The Economics of Business Enterprise
To own or not to own? To make or to buy? To franchise or to manage? To contract long or to contract short? To trust or not to trust? To license or not to license? These and other organizational questions are the subject matter of this introduction to the theory of economic organization. This third edition is updated and contains a new section on the burning issue of privatization policy in the east and west, along with an exposition of the new micro-foundation of property rights theory.
  • Edward Elgar Publishing; January 2002
  • ISBN 9781843767411
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  • Title: The Economics of Business Enterprise
  • Author: Martin Ricketts
  • Imprint: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited