Volume XIII: Business and Private Organizations | Chapter 7 (1985): Company Systems and Affiliation
Completed in January 1979; but some later developments are reflected.
30. Overview. – The weight of the influence that one company can exert upon another by virtue of its shareholdings can vary widely. There are perhaps five degrees of influence that can be described.1 First, if an established majority already exists within a corporation, acquisition of its shares b…