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Professor Mark Casson FBA

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About this Fellow

Economics of business: theories of entrepreneurship and international business, with historical applications to medieval towns and industries, Victorian railways and twentieth-century multinational firms

Website: https://www.reading.ac.uk/economics/about/staff/mark-casson.aspx

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor of Economics and Director, Centre for Institutions and Economic History, University of Reading

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