Alfred Marshall's critical analysis of scientific management

  title={Alfred Marshall's critical analysis of scientific management},
  author={Katia Caldari},
  journal={The European Journal of the History of Economic Thought},
  pages={55 - 78}
  • Katia Caldari
  • Published 2007
  • Economics
  • The European Journal of the History of Economic Thought
  • Abstract In Industry and Trade, ‘A study of industrial technique and business organization; and of their influences on the conditions of various classes and nations’ (1919), Alfred Marshall develops a detailed analysis of scientific management, emphasizing not only its unquestionable advantages but also its dangerous limits. Although in the literature Marshall's evaluation of scientific management has been considered rather positive, the author has found it sceptical and definitively critical… CONTINUE READING
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