Assuring a Healthy Business

  • Randel S. Carlock
  • John L. Ward
Part of the A Family Business Publication book series (AFBP)


Enduring family enterprises require a healthy business. Many family enterprises stay small, scaled to fit an economic niche and support a single family. Small family enterprises can exhibit remarkable longevity, without ever growing. For example, there are ten French and Italian wine producers that are more than 200 years old.


Family Firm Family Business Vertical Integration Family Ownership Family Manager 
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Copyright information

© Denise Kenyon-Rouvinez and John L. Ward 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • Randel S. Carlock
    • 1
  • John L. Ward
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.INSEADFrance
  2. 2.IMDSwitzerland
  3. 3.USA

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