The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

2018 Edition
| Editors: Macmillan Publishers Ltd

Means, Gardiner Coit (1896–1988)

  • Leon H. Keyserling
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The Modern Corporation and Private Property appeared in 1932, co-authored by Means and Adolph Berle. This book fused the abilities of a great economist and a great lawyer, and became deservedly famous.


Berle, A. A. Concentration Corporations Inflation Inflation–unemployment trade-off Means, G. C. New deal Ownership and control 

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  • Leon H. Keyserling
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