Determining factors of the durability of gold mining companies in Venezuela towards the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th

Hector Luis Romero Valbuena, Eddy Johanna Fajardo Ortiz, Marianela Luzardo Briceño

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    The present investigation, studies the process of boom and fall of the gold mining companies in Venezuela late nineteenth and early twentieth century. The methodology used is that of survival analysis . The contribution of this work focuses on understanding the impact that international links had about this sector in the period analyzed. Each element of the industry is discussed from the type of capital (foreign or national). It is found that in the measure that the gold companies in Venezuela had financial resources (mainly from outside) they could last longer in time.
    Original languageEnglish
    Issue number20
    StatePublished - 2019

    Types Minciencias

    • Artículos de investigación con calidad Q3

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