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Chris Kobrak (January 21, 1950–January 8, 2017): A Tribute

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  28 February 2018

MIRA WILKINS*
Affiliation:
Mira Wilkins is Professor of Economics Emeritus, Florida International University. E-mail: wilkinsm@fiu.edu

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References

Bibliography of Works Cited

Kobrak, Christopher. Banking on Global Markets: Deutsche Bank and the United States 1870 to the Present. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher. National Cultures and International Competition: The Experience of Schering AG, 1851–1950. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher, and Hansen, Per H., eds. European Business, Dictatorship, and Political Risk, 1920–1945. New York: Berghahn Books, 2004.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher, and Martin, Joe. From Wall Street to Bay Street: The Origins and Evolution of American and Canadian Finance. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2018.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher, and Wilkins, Mira, eds. History and Financial Crisis: Lessons from the 20th Century. Abington, UK: Routledge, 2013.Google Scholar
Teichova, Alice, Lévy-Leboyer, Maurice, and Nussbaum, Helga. Multinational Enterprise in Historical Perspective. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1986.Google Scholar
Wilkins, Mira. The History of Foreign Investment in the United States, 1914–1945. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1989.Google Scholar
Wilkins, Mira. The History of Foreign Investment in the United States, 1945–2012. Manuscript in process.Google Scholar
Wilkins, Mira. The Maturing of Multinational Enterprise: American Business Abroad from 1914 to 1970. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1974.Google Scholar
Brean, Donald, and Kobrak, Christopher. “Corporate Governance in the 21st Century.” In Corporate, Public and Global Governance, edited by Fratianni, M., Savona, P., and Kirton, J., 5576. Aldershot, UK: Ashgate, 2007.Google Scholar
Fear, Jeffrey, and Kobrak, Christopher. “Diverging Paths: Accounting for Corporate Governance in America and Germany.” Business History Review, 80, no. 1 (Spring 2006): 148.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher. “USA: The International Attraction of the US Insurance Market.” In World Insurance: The Evolution of a Global Risk Network, edited by Borscheid, Peter and Haueter, Niels Viggo, 274308. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher. “Between Nationalism and Internationalism: Schering AG and the Culture of German Capitalism, 1851–1945.” Ph.D. diss., Columbia University, 1999.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher. “The Concept of Reputation in Business History: A Review of the Literature.” Special issue, Business History Review 87, no. 4 (Winter 2013): 763786.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher. “Concluding Thoughts on the Use and Abuse of Financial History: Panics and Public Policy.” In History and Financial Crisis: Lessons from the 20th Century, edited by Kobrak, Christopher and Wilkins, Mira, 114134. Abington, UK: Routledge 2013.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher, Hansen, Per H., and Kopper, Christopher. “Business, Political Risk, and Historians in the 20th Century.” In European Business, Dictatorship, and Political Risk, 1920–1945, edited by Kobrak, Christopher and Hansen, Per H., 321. New York: Berghahn Books, 2004.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher, and Oesterle, Michael-Jörge. “Nationalism and Internationalism in Corporate Governance: The Case of DaimlerChrysler.” Entreprises et Histoire 21 (May 1999): 7089.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher, and Schneider, Andrea. “Varieties of Business History: Subject and Methods for the Twenty-First Century.” Business History 53, no. 3 (June 2011): 401424.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher, and Troege, Michael. “From Basel to Bailouts: Forty Years of International Attempts to Bolster Bank Safety.” Financial History Review 22, no. 2 (August 2015): 133156.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher, and Wilkins, Mira. “The ‘2008 Crisis’ in an Economic History Perspective.” In History and Financial Crisis: Lessons from the 20th Century, edited by Kobrak, Christopher and Wilkins, Mira, 1-18. Abington, UK: Routledge 2013.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher, and Wüstenhagen, Jana. “International Investment and Nazi Politics: The Cloaking of German Assets Abroad, 1936–1945.” Business History 48, no. 3 (July 2006): 399427.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher. Banking on Global Markets: Deutsche Bank and the United States 1870 to the Present. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher. National Cultures and International Competition: The Experience of Schering AG, 1851–1950. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher, and Hansen, Per H., eds. European Business, Dictatorship, and Political Risk, 1920–1945. New York: Berghahn Books, 2004.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher, and Martin, Joe. From Wall Street to Bay Street: The Origins and Evolution of American and Canadian Finance. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2018.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher, and Wilkins, Mira, eds. History and Financial Crisis: Lessons from the 20th Century. Abington, UK: Routledge, 2013.Google Scholar
Teichova, Alice, Lévy-Leboyer, Maurice, and Nussbaum, Helga. Multinational Enterprise in Historical Perspective. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1986.Google Scholar
Wilkins, Mira. The History of Foreign Investment in the United States, 1914–1945. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1989.Google Scholar
Wilkins, Mira. The History of Foreign Investment in the United States, 1945–2012. Manuscript in process.Google Scholar
Wilkins, Mira. The Maturing of Multinational Enterprise: American Business Abroad from 1914 to 1970. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1974.Google Scholar
Brean, Donald, and Kobrak, Christopher. “Corporate Governance in the 21st Century.” In Corporate, Public and Global Governance, edited by Fratianni, M., Savona, P., and Kirton, J., 5576. Aldershot, UK: Ashgate, 2007.Google Scholar
Fear, Jeffrey, and Kobrak, Christopher. “Diverging Paths: Accounting for Corporate Governance in America and Germany.” Business History Review, 80, no. 1 (Spring 2006): 148.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher. “USA: The International Attraction of the US Insurance Market.” In World Insurance: The Evolution of a Global Risk Network, edited by Borscheid, Peter and Haueter, Niels Viggo, 274308. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher. “Between Nationalism and Internationalism: Schering AG and the Culture of German Capitalism, 1851–1945.” Ph.D. diss., Columbia University, 1999.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher. “The Concept of Reputation in Business History: A Review of the Literature.” Special issue, Business History Review 87, no. 4 (Winter 2013): 763786.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher. “Concluding Thoughts on the Use and Abuse of Financial History: Panics and Public Policy.” In History and Financial Crisis: Lessons from the 20th Century, edited by Kobrak, Christopher and Wilkins, Mira, 114134. Abington, UK: Routledge 2013.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher, Hansen, Per H., and Kopper, Christopher. “Business, Political Risk, and Historians in the 20th Century.” In European Business, Dictatorship, and Political Risk, 1920–1945, edited by Kobrak, Christopher and Hansen, Per H., 321. New York: Berghahn Books, 2004.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher, and Oesterle, Michael-Jörge. “Nationalism and Internationalism in Corporate Governance: The Case of DaimlerChrysler.” Entreprises et Histoire 21 (May 1999): 7089.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher, and Schneider, Andrea. “Varieties of Business History: Subject and Methods for the Twenty-First Century.” Business History 53, no. 3 (June 2011): 401424.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher, and Troege, Michael. “From Basel to Bailouts: Forty Years of International Attempts to Bolster Bank Safety.” Financial History Review 22, no. 2 (August 2015): 133156.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher, and Wilkins, Mira. “The ‘2008 Crisis’ in an Economic History Perspective.” In History and Financial Crisis: Lessons from the 20th Century, edited by Kobrak, Christopher and Wilkins, Mira, 1-18. Abington, UK: Routledge 2013.Google Scholar
Kobrak, Christopher, and Wüstenhagen, Jana. “International Investment and Nazi Politics: The Cloaking of German Assets Abroad, 1936–1945.” Business History 48, no. 3 (July 2006): 399427.Google Scholar