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Prophet of Innovation

Joseph Schumpeter and Creative Destruction

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$27.00 • £21.95 • €24.50

ISBN 9780674034815

Publication Date: 03/30/2010

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736 pages

6-3/8 x 9-1/4 inches

68 halftones

Belknap Press

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Awards & Accolades

  • 2007–2009 Alfred and Fay Chandler Book Award in Business History, Business History Review
  • 2008 Joseph J. Spengler Best Book Prize, History of Economics Society
  • Co-Winner, 2008 Schumpeter Prize, International Joseph A. Schumpeter Society
  • A Spectator Best Read of 2008
  • A Library Journal Best Business Book of 2007
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