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Bureaucracy: Bureaucracy is a hierarchical organizational structure characterized by standardized procedures, clear roles, and formal rules governing decision-making within a system or institution.
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Joseph A. Schumpeter on Bureaucracy - Dictionary of Arguments

Mause I 71
Bureaucracy/Schumpeter: Thesis: Capitalism is increasingly shaped by large bureaucratic enterprises, which would displace traditional, innovative owner-entrepreneurs; through the growing influence of these large enterprises, the state (as a counterweight, so to speak) would play an increasingly important role in economic life - a development that would eventually end in socialism.(1)
, >State capitalism, >Socialism.

1. J. A. Schumpeter, Capitalism, socialism, and democracy. New York 1942; [dt. Kapitalismus, Sozialismus und Demokratie, Tübingen/Basel 2005].

Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. Translations: Dictionary of Arguments
The note [Concept/Author], [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] resp. "problem:"/"solution:", "old:"/"new:" and "thesis:" is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.

EconSchum I
Joseph A. Schumpeter
The Theory of Economic Development An Inquiry into Profits, Capital, Credit, Interest, and the Business Cycle, Cambridge/MA 1934
German Edition:
Theorie der wirtschaftlichen Entwicklung Leipzig 1912

Mause I
Karsten Mause
Christian Müller
Klaus Schubert,
Politik und Wirtschaft: Ein integratives Kompendium Wiesbaden 2018

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