Apollo | Anna Dempster:
Any understanding of art business needs to begin with an understanding of business education and scholarship in general. Business studies – in its many forms and guises – is one of the great success stories of the 20th century. In the United States, the birthplace of the MBA, graduate business education grew from virtually non-existent in the 1950s, with 3,200 MBA degrees awarded in 1955–56, to more than 100,000 per year by the mid 1990s. This has led many people to ask the question, how many graduates is too many? And what is the real value of this degree? But students continue to vote with their feet: they flock to business subjects, and in many cases business schools and departments are bankrolling their academic parent institutions… Read more.