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The power of the family

David Landes, 2008

The Power of the Family: Business Dynasties in World History by David Landes, Pantheon-Verlag, 2008. The Mittelstand is Germany's economic success model and they are often family businesses. David Landes describes successful family businesses from the founding phase to modern times. For anyone who works in family businesses, this is a trove of stories about how this form of organization can evolve.