Forms of Business Organisation - I

ISBN Number : 978-93-5024-633-7

Student Price : Rs.130

Student Dollar Price : 6$

Book Edition : First

Year of Publication : 2010

No. Of Pages : 174

About The Book

In recent times, the entire world is following different economic systems. Ever since Adam Smith published his work Wealth of Nations, US and West European countries implicitly accepted his thought and practiced Capitalism. But in 1917 after the great Revolution of Russia and the publication of The Das Capital Karl Marks, another economic system called Socialism emerged. This created a conflict between Capitalism and Socialism. However, J. M. Keynes tried to find out a via media between the two systems retaining the basic aspects of both Capitalism and Socialism. The Keynesian model was accepted by all the Western countries. But Russia and other Eastern European countries strictly followed Marxism. But the could not be sustained for long by these countries and in 1980s they threw open the economy for market. India followed a mixed economy concept allowing both public and private sectors to operate.

The Business organizations all over the world had three namely, sole trading concerns, partnership and Joint Stock Companies. Side by side public sector undertaking, cooperative organizations and joint sector also started playing roles as forms of business organizations. In this backdrop, this title forms of Business Organisation-I gives a lucid picture of comparative ecosystems, forms of business organizations and their pros and cons.

Book Content of Forms of Business Organisation - I

Chapter 1 Human Occupation-I
Chapter 2 Human Occupation-II
(Industry & Commerce)
Chapter 3 Human Occupation-III
(Employment, Profession & Vocation)
Chapter 4 Economic Systems
Chapter 5 Business Organisation-An Overview
Chapter 6 Proprietary Concern
Chapter 7 Partnership
Chapter 8 Joint Stock Company
Chapter 9 Co-operative Society
Chapter 10 Public Sector
Chapter 11 Non-Profit Organisation

About The Author

Prof. H.R. Ramanath, M.Com, MBA, M.Phil, (Ph.D.) is working as Professor of Management at Post Graduate Centre for Management Studies of Surana College Bangalore. Prior to this assignment, he has served in Manufacturing and IT industries for ten years. Very young and bright scholar, Prof. H.R. Ramanath has twelve books to his credit on Commerce and Management and a teacher par excellence.

Prof. H. A. Bhaskar is a service professional working for Karnataka Beverages Corporation Ltd., Bengaluru. He holds B.Sc. degree and MBA in Materials Management from Indian Institute of Materials Management, besides holding PG Diploma in Materials Management from the same Institute. He has over 25 years of experience and has 16 titles to his credit on Commerce and Management subjects.

Prof. H.R. Appannaiah, is an erudite scholar and a prolific writer. He has promoted educational institutions and has a teaching experience of over 50 years, serving in the capacity of professor, principal and the director of postgraduate center. He has widely traveled abroad and has presented many research papers in national and international conferences. He has authored over 90 titles on Commerce and Management subjects, catering to the needs of graduate and postgraduate studies in Commerce and Management. He is a member of Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry in Karnataka and has served as Chairman of Business Education Committee, besides being the member of International Trade Committee, IT Committee and Tourism Committee. He has founded Federation of Teachers` Councils of Commerce and Management in Karnataka to revamp business education. As a Founder President, he has contributed to give a new turn to business education in Karnataka. At the instance of the Federation, Government of Karnataka appointed a high-powered committee to restructure business education in Karnataka for which he was appointed as a member.

His contribution to commerce and management literature in KANADA (state language) is immeasurable. Glossary of business concepts in Kannada covering over 4,000 concepts on Finance, Marketing, HRM and Accounting authored by him is an academic marvel. This work is acclaimed as a classic literature of its own kind on Commerce and Management in Kannada.

Tumkur University has conferred on Prof. H.R. Appannaiah, Doctor of Letters for his thesis on business education. Considering his contribution to business education, Tumkur University (Karnataka) has honored him by conferring "Honorary Professor of Management".

Book Reviews

Login Form