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The Top 100 Largest Employers in UK and Germany in the Twentieth Century. Data (ca. 1907, 1935/38, 1955/57, 1972/73, 1992/95)

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  • Martin Fiedler

    (University Bielefeld)

  • Howard Gospel

    (King's College London)

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    The working paper contains data on the Top 100 British and German firms measured by employment in five different years. Our analysis and interpretation of the tables has been published in the journal Jahrbuch fuer Wirtschaftsgeschichte 2/2010, pp. 27-43: ?Big Business im 20. Jahrhundert: Die 100 groessten Arbeitgeber in Grossbritannien und Deutschland in vergleichender Perspektive?

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    Paper provided by University of Cologne, Department of Economic and Business History in its series Cologne Economic History papers with number 8.

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    Length: 69 pages
    Date of creation: Mar 2010
    Date of revision: Mar 2010
    Publication status: Published in Cologne Economic History Paper, 2010
    Handle: RePEc:wso:wpaper:8
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    1. P. Wardley, 2001. "Debate - On the Ranking of Firms: A Response to Jeremy and Farnie," Business History, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 43(3), pages 119-134.
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