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History Historiography

Corporate Canada

14 Probes into the Workings of a Branch-Plant Economy

edited by Mark Starowicz & Rae Murphy

Publisher
James Lorimer & Company Ltd., Publishers
Initial publish date
Jan 1972
Category
Historiography, General
  • Hardback

    ISBN
    9780888620224
    Publish Date
    Jan 1972
    List Price
    $12.00
  • Paperback / softback

    ISBN
    9780888620231
    Publish Date
    Jan 1972
    List Price
    $3.75

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When it was first published in 1972, Corporate Canada offered a down-to-earth book about Canadian business and government economic policy.
It offers contemporary case studies of Eaton's, the CPR, the family farm; it examines the continuing U.S. influence on sectors of the Canadian economy including energy and electronics; and assesses the ongoing development of Trudeau's economic policy.
Drawn largely from the pages of the legendary Last Post magazine, Corporate Canada offers a fascinating snapshot of the Canadian economy in the early 1970s.

About the authors

MARK STAROWICZ has worked for the CBC for almost 20 years. He heads the documentary programming, including Canada: A People's History, Witness and Life & Time.

Mark Starowicz's profile page

RAE MURPHY is a retired professor of Canadian studies at Conestoga College in Kitchener, Ontario.

Rae Murphy's profile page

Other titles by Rae Murphy