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The Greatest Show on Earth: A Brief History of the Canton Fair
Price: Free! Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
The "Greatest Show on Earth" is a brief three part history of the China Import & Export Fair (the Canton Fair) and the 'barometer of the Chinese economy.' China’s oldest fair, known as the Canton Fair, once the sole avenue to foreign trade with China is a microcosm for China’s economy.
Beyond Numbers : The History of Eckler Ltd.
Price: Free! Words: 22,980. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
The History of Eckler Ltd. - A graduate in commerce and finance from the University of Toronto, Sam Eckler grew up in Toronto, in the working-class Parkdale neighbourhood. His father ran a grocery store. Before university, Sam attended Ryerson Public School and Parkdale Collegiate. As an undergraduate, he paid particular attention to one of his professors, a political economist named Harold Innes.