Global Shipping in Small Nations

Nordic Experiences after 1960

Editors: Tenold, S., Iversen, M. Jes, Lange, E. (Eds.)

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This anthology aims to explain why some Nordic shipping companies became world leaders while others failed to respond effectively to the challenges and opportunities of globalization. The authors analyse political and institutional patterns alongside the various corporate responses to the many upheavals of global shipping.

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STIG TENOLD Professor of Economic History at the Norwegian School of Economics, Bergen.

MARTIN JES IVERSEN Associate Professor at the Centre for Business History, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark, and Academic co-ordinator of GLOBE, the tri-continental BA program between CBS, Kennan Flagler Business School, the University of North Carolina and the Chinese University of Hong Kong.

EVEN LANGE Professor of Modern History at the University of Oslo, Norway. He is the founder and former director of the Centre for Business History at the Norwegian School of Management.

Table of contents (7 chapters)

Table of contents (7 chapters)
  • Global Shipping in Small Nations: Nordic Experiences after 1960

    Pages 1-25

    Tenold, Stig (et al.)

  • Boom, Crisis and Internationalized Revitalization: Norwegian Shipping

    Pages 26-60

    Tenold, Stig

  • ‘Knowing the Ropes’: Capability Reconfiguration and Restructuring of the Danish Shipping Industry

    Pages 61-99

    Sornn-Friese, Henrik (et al.)

  • The Two Declines of Swedish Shipping

    Pages 100-128

    Poulsen, René Taudal (et al.)

  • Finnish Shipping — A Nordic Exception?

    Pages 129-155

    Ojala, Jari (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Global Shipping in Small Nations
Book Subtitle
Nordic Experiences after 1960
Editors
  • S. Tenold
  • M. Jes Iversen
  • E. Lange
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-36352-6
DOI
10.1057/9780230363526
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-29454-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-33342-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 237
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