Posts Tagged ‘Mattel’

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    Start-up stories

    Aug 10, 10 • 122 Views • Businesses, Economic History, Innovation, LaborNo Comments

    During 1939, in a garage, Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard started a new firm. Also in a garage, several decades later Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs started Apple. Yes, Walt Disney worked in his uncle’s garage and Mattel, the toy company that makes Barbie...

  • A More Stylish Barbie

    Feb 5, 10 • 106 Views • Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    According to a recent WSJ article, Mattel...