Tracing the evolution of the Ashland Oil & Refining Company whose growth was phenomenal even in a rapidly expanding industry, author Joseph L. Massie attributes the success of the company to the flexible management policies of Paul G. Blazer.
Joseph L. Massie is professor of economics at the University of Kentucky, which has awarded him the B.S. and M.A. degrees. He holds the Ph.D. degree from the University of Chicago. Massie is the author of many articles on administration and, with a colleague, of a textbook on management.