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The Disconto-Gesellschaft and German industrialization

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a critical examination of the career of a German universal bank, 1851-1914
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This thesis uses the history of the Disconto-Gesellschaft to argue that the role of universal banks in fostering German industrialization was less than has previously been assumed. The archive of the Disconto-Gesellschaft is not currently accessible, so the thesis will use industrial archives to examine the bank's relations with industrial companies. After a discussion of the literature, a summary of other Disconto-Gesellschaft ventures shows that the Dortmunder Union was not an isolated ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Faculty of Modern History
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Publication date:
1988
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
Source identifiers:
602323553
Language:
English
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2013-01-18

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