América Latina en la historia económica
versión On-line ISSN 2007-3496
BLANCO, Graciela. Las sociedades anónimas cruzan los Andes: los inversores chilenos en Neuquén al comenzar el siglo XX. Am. Lat. Hist. Econ [online]. 2012, vol.19, n.2, pp. 107-130. ISSN 2007-3496.
Neuquen territory, in the north of the Patagonia, attracted the look of diverse investors after from the military advance that realized the national State on the indigenous groups and of the conquest of the lands of the Argentine's south, lands that were offered to individuals in property or lease in very beneficial conditions. This work analyzes the conformation in Chile, in the first years of the 20th century, of joint-stock companies that stated explicitly as central aim the intention of buying lands on both sides of the Mountain chain of the Andes for the agricultural and livestock exploitation and the commercialization, and there studies specifically the origin, itinerary and productive organization of one of these companies in Neuquen.
Palabras llave : Investments in land; joint-stock companies; productive organization; North Patagonia.