Innovation and corporate failure: Cyril Lord in UK textiles, 1945-68

Ollerenshaw, P. (2008) Innovation and corporate failure: Cyril Lord in UK textiles, 1945-68. In: Gratzer, K. and Stiefel, D., eds. (2008) History of Insolvency and Bankruptcy from an International Perspective. Stockholm: Sodertorns hogskola, pp. 143-159. ISBN 9789189315945 (ISSN 1650-433X) Available from:

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This paper utilises a wide range of business records and printed contemporary evidence to analyse the life cycle of a significant textile enterprise. The failure of this firm was one of the most publicised of the post-war period.

Item Type:Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords:innovation, corporate faliure, Cyril Lord, UK, textiles
Faculty/Department:Faculty of Arts, Creative Industries and Education > Department of Arts and Cultural Industries
ID Code:12778
Deposited By: Dr P. Ollerenshaw
Deposited On:08 Dec 2010 12:29
Last Modified:08 Feb 2017 18:33

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