TITLE

The Man Who Talked Back

AUTHOR(S)
Shlaes, Amity
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;5/25/2009, Vol. 5 Issue 9, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the role played by former lawyer Wendell Willkie in improving the economic conditions in the U.S. during the 1930s. Willkie joined the company Commonwealth & Southern Corp. and became its president in the 1920s. He realized with the passing of time that his cooperative stance while dealing with other companies was proving harmful for his firm's shareholders.
ACCESSION #
41676087

 

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