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Noun1.industrial management - the branch of engineering that deals with the creation and management of systems that integrate people and materials and energy in productive ways
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The callousness of these men, to whom industrial organization gave control of the lives of other men, was appalling.
But now our customers have set up in their own countries improved copies of our industrial organization, and have discovered places where iron and coal are even handier than they are by this time in England.
He is a leading academic expert in the fields of antitrust economics and regulation, industrial organization, and microeconomics.
Matthew Gentzkow is a Research Associate in the NBER's Programs on Industrial Organization and Political Economy and the Richard O.
present a revised student textbook on the essentials of modern industrial organization and the process of economic modeling and empirical application.
It covers such topics as micro- and macroeconomics, game theory, general equilibrium, welfare economics, public economics, industrial organization, development economics, behavioral and experimental economics and mathematical methods for economics.
Investment and growth, he argues, depend on a host of factors, including new technology, industrial organization, and, perhaps most important, the presence of unutilized human and technological resources.
As one of eight union presidents to break ranks with their AFL leadership for its reluctance to organize the mass industries, Hillman aided in the creation of a "committee for industrial organization," which became the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO).
I would not make too much of a personal experience except that in my department of a dozen economists there are in fact two others who have similarly moved on from industrial organization origins.
It was under these conditions that classical management theory and the scientific management movement established the basic principles of industrial organization that became the foundation of most modern U.
Contemporary Industrial Organization enhances students' understanding of the strategic behavior of firms, the structure of markets, and imperfect competition using calculus, game theory, econometrics, and practical examples and applications.
Objective: Industrial organization has been influential in shaping our understanding of how firms behave in markets, and also Most of the industrial organization literature is based on the premise that firms are represented by a single decision maker, who is driven by a motive of profit maximization and cost minimization.

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