From pralines to multinationals: The economic history of Belgian chocolate

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Garrone, Maria ; Pieters, Hannah ; Swinnen, Johan F. M. (2016)
  • Publisher: Leuven: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, LICOS Centre for Institutions and Economic Performance
  • Subject: Internationalization | Economic History | Belgium | Chocolate
    • ddc: ddc:330

Belgium is associated with high-quality chocolate products and Belgian companies play an important role in cocoa processing. However, in historical perspective the global success and reputation of Belgian chocolate is a relatively recent phenomenon. Especially since the... View more
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