Expanding Creative Destruction: Entrepreneurship in the American Wests

Birzer, Bradley J.
March 1999
Western Historical Quarterly;Spring99, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p45
Academic Journal
Explores the ways in which ethnic groups in Western United States participated in the economy. Application of Schumpeterian definition of entrepreneurship; Examination of how voluntary associations helped temper the volatility and exploitativeness of western markets; Background information on trading activities of some ethnic groups.


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