EconPapers    
Economics at your fingertips  
 

The Journal of Economic History

1941 - 2014

from Cambridge University Press
Cambridge University Press, UPH, Shaftesbury Road, Cambridge CB2 8BS UK.
Series data maintained by Keith Waters ().

Access Statistics for this journal.
Track citations for all items by RSS feed
Is something missing from the series or not right? See the RePEc data check for the archive and series.


Volume 56, issue 04, 1996

Who Financed the Transportation Revolution? Regional Divergence and Internal Improvements in Antebellum Pennsylvania and Virginia pp. 763-788 Downloads
John Majewski
The Debasement Puzzle: An Essay on Medieval Monetary History pp. 789-808 Downloads
Arthur J. Rolnick, Francois Velde and Warren Weber
The Durable Experiment: State Insurance of Workers' Compensation Risk in the Early Twentieth Century pp. 809-836 Downloads
Price Fishback and Shawn Kantor
Changes in the Cyclical Behavior of Real Wage Rates, 1870–1990 pp. 837-861 Downloads
Christopher Hanes
The French Crime of 1873: An Essay on the Emergence of the International Gold Standard, 1870–1880 pp. 862-897 Downloads
Marc Flandreau
Efficient Transactors or Rent-Seeking Monopolists? The Rationale for Early Chartered Trading Companies pp. 898-915 Downloads
S. R. H. Jones and Simon Ville
Theory and history: seventeenth-century joint-stock chartered trading companies pp. 916-924 Downloads
Ann Carlos and Stephen Nicholas
Theory and Evidence: Understanding Chartered Trading Companies pp. 925-926 Downloads
S. R. H. Jones and Simon Ville
Ancient and Early Modern Europe Economic Structures of Antiquity. By Morris Silver. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1995. Pp. xxiv, 264. $59.95 pp. 929-930 Downloads
Martin Bailey
On the Shoulders of Merchants: Exchange and the Mathematical Conception of Nature in Early Modem Europe. By Richard W. Hadden. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1994. Pp. xviii, 191 pp. 930-931 Downloads
Theodore M. Porter
Small Towns in Early Modem Europe. Edited by Peter Clark. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995. Pp. xx, 310. $59.95 pp. 931-932 Downloads
Christopher Dyer
The Origins of Middle-Class Culture: Halifax, Yorkshire, 1660–1780. By John Smail. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1994. Pp. xvi, 241 pp. 932-934 Downloads
Albion M. Urdank
Modern Europe The Bank of England: Money, Power, and Influence, 1694–1994. Edited by Richard Roberts and David Kynaston. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1995. Pp. xiii, 315. $35.00 pp. 934-935 Downloads
D. E. Moggridge
Indentured Labor in the Age of Imperialism, 1834–1922. By David Northrup. New York: University of Cambridge Press, 1995, Pp. v, 186. $49.95, cloth; $14.95, paper pp. 935-936 Downloads
Farley Grubb
Buliding in Britain: The Origins of a Modern Industry. By Akira Satoh. English edition by Ralph Morton. Aldershot: Scolar Press, Pp. xvi, 316. $76.95 pp. 936-938 Downloads
Michael Ball
Business Enterprise in Modern Britain from the Eighteenth to the Twentieth Century. Edited by Maurice W. Kirby and Mary B. Rose. London and New York: Routledge, 1994. Pp. xii, 378. $39.95 pp. 938-939 Downloads
Paul Robertson
At the End of the Road: The Rise and Fall of Austin-Healey, MG and Triumph Sports Cars. By Timothy R. Whisler. Industrial Development and the Social Fabric. Greenwich, CT: JAI Press, 1995. Pp. xix, 308 pp. 939-940 Downloads
James Foreman-Peck
Gender and the Politics of Social Reform in France, 1870-1914. By Elinor A. Accampo, Rachel Fuchs, and Mary Lynn Stewart. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995. Pp. viii, 241 pp. 940-941 Downloads
Liana Vardi
Steuem, Abgaben und Dienste vom Mittelalter bis zur Gegenwart. Edited by Eckart Schremmer. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 1994. Pp. 247. DM 96 pp. 941-942 Downloads
Hans-Joachim Voth
Latin America La hacienda pública y la política económica, 1929–1958. By Enrique Cárdenas. Mexico City: Colegio de México, Fideicomiso Historia de las Américas and Fondo de Cultura Económica, 1994. Pp. 230. Estado y mercado. La economía pública del liberalismo mexicano, 1850–1911. By Marcello Carmagnani. Mexico City: Colegio de México, Fideicomiso Historia de las Américas and Fondo de Cultura Económica, 1994. Pp. 439. Banqueros y revolucionarios: la soberanía financiera de Méico, 1914–1929. By Emilio Zebadúa. Mexico City: Colegio de México, Fideicomiso Historia de las Américas and Fondo de Cultura Económica, 1994. Pp. 383 pp. 942-944 Downloads
Richard J. Salvucci
Ethnicity, Markets and Migration in the Andes. Edited by Brooke Larson and Olivia Harris with Enrique Tandeter. Durham: Duke University Press, 1995. Pp. viii, 428. $57.50, cloth; $18.95 paper pp. 944-945 Downloads
David M. Wishart
Power and Violence in the Colonial City. By Oscar Cornblit. Translated by Elizabeth Ladd Glick Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995. Pp. v, 230. $59.95 pp. 946-946 Downloads
Timothy J. Yeager
Coffee, Society, and Power in Latin America. Edited by William Roseberry, Lowell Gudmundson, and Mario Samper Kutschbach. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 1995. Pp. xii, 304. $48.50, cloth; $15.95, paper pp. 947-948 Downloads
Kenneth Sokoloff
Asia And Australia Agricultural Production and Indian History. Edited by David Ludden. Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1994. Pp. viii, 382. $29.95 pp. 948-949 Downloads
Anand Swamy
Essays in Indian History: Towards a Marxist Perception. By Irfan Habib. New Delhi: Tulika, 1995, Pp. x, 389 pp. 949-950 Downloads
Anand Swamy
The Political Economy of Hunger: Selected Essays. Edited by Jean Drèze, Amartya Sen, and Athar Hussain. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1995. Pp. xiv, 626. $24.00, paper pp. 950-953 Downloads
Peter C. Perdue
Australia's Trade Policies. Edited by Richard Pomfret. Melbourne: Oxford University Press, 1995. Pp. xiv, 234 pp. 953-954 Downloads
Ralph Shlomowitz
United States New South–New Law: The Legal Foundations of Credit and Labor Relations in the Postbellum Agricultural South. By Harold D. Woodman. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1995. Pp. x, 124. $19.95 pp. 954-955 Downloads
Thomas D. Morris
Platt Brothers and Company: Small Business in American Manufacturing. By Matthew W. Roth. Hanover, NH: University Press of New England, 1994. Pp. x, 256. $48.00 pp. 956-957 Downloads
Robert Johnston
The Chief Justiceship of Melville W. Fuller 1888–1910. By James W. Ely Jr, Columbia, SC: University of South Carolina Press, 1995. Pp. xii, 248. $49.95 pp. 957-958 Downloads
Marc Jeffrey Stern
Producing Hegemony: The Politics of Mass Production and American Global Power. By Mark Rupert. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995. Pp. xi, 261. $54.95, cloth; $18.95, paper pp. 958-960 Downloads
Thomas W. Zeiler
Economic Policy in the Carter Administration. By Anthony S. Campagna. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1995. Pp. xv, 216. $59.95 pp. 960-961 Downloads
Wyatt Wells
Deregulating Freight Transportation: Delivering the Goods. By Paul Teske, Samuel Best, and Michael Mintrom. Washington, DC: AEI Press, 1995. Pp. xii, 236. $39.95, cloth; $12.95, paper pp. 961-962 Downloads
William R. Childs
Economic Thought Essays on Economics and Economists. By R. H. Coase. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1994, Pp. viii, 222. $11.95 pp. 962-964 Downloads
Warren Samuels
General and Miscellaneous Protecting Women: Labor Legislation in Europe, the United States and Australia, 1880–1920. Edited by Ulla Wikander Alice Kessler-Harris, and Jane Lewis. Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 1995. Pp. vi, 379. $49.95, cloth; $19.95, paper pp. 964-965 Downloads
Andrew Seltzer
The Failure of Agrarian Capitalism: Agrarian Politics in the United Kingdom, Germany, the Netherlands and the USA, 1846–1919. By Niek Koning. London: Routledge, 1994. Pp. xii, 292. $85.00 pp. 965-966 Downloads
Peter A. Coclanis
Currency and Coercion: The Political Economy of International Monetary Power. By Jonathan Kirshner. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1995. Pp. 289. $39.50 pp. 966-968 Downloads
Lawrence Officer
The Bretton-Woods-GATT System: Retrospect and Prospect After Fifty Years. Edited by Orin Kirschner. Armounk, NY: M. E. Sharpe for the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy, 1996. Pp. xiii, 321 pp. 968-969 Downloads
Barry Eichengreen
Models of Management: Work, Authority, and Organization in a Comparative Perspective. By Mauro E. Guillen. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1994. Pp. xiii, 424. $57.50, cloth; $18.95, paper pp. 970-972 Downloads
Bernard Elbaum

Volume 56, issue 03, 1996

Did Japan Ever Suffer From a Shortage of Natural Resources Before World War II? pp. 543-560 Downloads
Yasukichi Yasuba
Home Demand and British Industrialization pp. 561-604 Downloads
Sara Horrell
The Rental Price of Housing in New York City, 1830–1860 pp. 605-625 Downloads
Robert Margo
Was There a National Labor Market at the End of the Nineteenth Century? New Evidence on Earnings in Manufacturing pp. 626-656 Downloads
Joshua Rosenbloom
Reform During Crisis: The Transformation of California's Fiscal System During the Great Depression pp. 657-678 Downloads
James E. Hartley, Steven Sheffrin and J. David Vasche
A New Look at U.S. Agricultural Productivity Growth, 1800–1910 pp. 679-686 Downloads
Lisa Geib-Gundersen and Elizabeth Zahrt
The Note Issue Paradox in the Free Banking Era pp. 687-693 Downloads
Howard Bodenhorn and Michael Haupert
Human Capital and Other Determinants of the Price Life Cycle of a Slave: Peru and La Plata in the Eighteenth Century pp. 694-701 Downloads
Carlos Newland and María Jesús San segundo
Venetian Twilight: How Economies Fade pp. 702-705 Downloads
E. L. Jones
Medieval and Early Modern Die Kölner Handelsbeziehungen im Spätmittelalter. By Gunther Hirschfelder. Cologne: Kölnisches Stadtmuseum, 1994. Pp. ix, 656 pp. 708-709 Downloads
J. M. Kolpacoff
A Commercialising Economy: England 1086 to c. 1300. Edited by Richard H. Britnell and Bruce M. S. Campbell. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1995. Pp. xi, 228. $59.95 pp. 709-710 Downloads
John Langodon
Medival and Early Modern English and French Towns in Feudal Society: A Comparative Study. By R. H. Hilton. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995. Pp. xi, 175. $44.95, cloth. $17.95, paper pp. 710-711 Downloads
Paul M. Hohenberg
Foreigners and Englishmen: The Controversy over Immigration and Population, 1660–1760. By Daniel Statt. Newark, DE: University of Delaware Press, 1995. Pp. ix, 301. $43.50 pp. 711-712 Downloads
Farley Grubb
Clandestine Marriage in England, 1580–1850. By R. B. Outhwaite. London: The Hambledon Press, 1995. Pp. xxiv, 196. $40.00 pp. 712-713 Downloads
Roger Schofield
Modern Europe The European Economy, 1750–1914: A Thematic Approach. Edited by Derek H. Aldcroft and Simon P. Ville. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1994. Pp. x, 323 pp. 713-714 Downloads
Jan Luiten Zanden
Enterprise and Management: Essays in Honour of Peter L. Payne. Edited by Derek H. Aldcroft and Anthony Slaven. Aldershot, England: Scolar Press, 1995. Pp. xviii, 311. $74.95 pp. 714-715 Downloads
Leslie Hannah
Steel City: Entrepreneurship, Strategy, and Technology in Sheffield, 1743–1993. By Geoffrey Tweedale. New York: Oxford University Press, 1995, Pp. xiv, 436. $55.00 pp. 715-717 Downloads
Sidney Pollard
Modern Europe Smith & Nephew in the Health Care Industiy. By James Foreman-Peck. Aldershot: Edward Elgar Publishing Company, 1995. Pp. xiii, 269. $71.95 pp. 717-718 Downloads
David Surdam
Minderheden in Westeuropese steden (16de–20ste eeuw). Minorities in Western European Cities (sixteenth-twentieth centuries). Edited by Hugh Soly and Alfons K. L. Thijs. Brussels and Rome: Institute Historique Beige de Rome, Belgisch Historisch Instituut te Rome, 1995. Pp. 246 pp. 718-719 Downloads
Vincent Tassenaar
Die Mechanisierung des Ruhrbergbaus, 1890–1930. By Uwe Burghardt. Munich: Beck, 1995. Pp. 437. DM 34.00 pp. 719-720 Downloads
Hans-Joachim Braun
The Great Disorder: Politics, Economics, and Society in the German Inflation, 1914–1924. By Gerald D. Feldman. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993. Pp. xix, 1011. $125.00, cloth; $39.95, paper pp. 720-722 Downloads
Daniel Barbezat
Economic Change in Eastern Europe since 1918. By Derek H. Aldcroft and Steven Morewood. Hants: Edward Elgar, 1995. Pp. 277 pp. 722-723 Downloads
David F. Good
Socialist Unemployment: The Political Economy of Yugoslavia, 1945–1990. By Susan L. Woodward. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1995. Pp. xvi, 443. $55.0, cloth, $19.95, paper pp. 723-725 Downloads
John R. Lampe
Latin America The Cambridge History of Latin America. Vol. 6. 1930 to the Present. Part 1. Economy, Society, and Politics. Edited by Leslie Bethell. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. Pp. xiv, 635 pp. 725-727 Downloads
Thomas E. Skidmore
The Cuban Slave Market, 1790–1880. By Laird W. Bergad, Fe Iglesias García, and María del Carmen Barcia. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995. Pp. xxi, 245. $59.95 pp. 727-728 Downloads
Carlos Newland
Power in Transition: The Rise of Guatemala's Industrial Oligarchy, 1871–1994. By Paul J. Dosal. Westport, CT: Praeger, 1995. Pp. xii, 223. $59.95 pp. 728-729 Downloads
Alan Dye
Labour in the Medieval Islamic World. By Maya Shatzmiller. Leyden: E. J. Brill, 1994. Pp. vii, 450. $137.25 pp. 729-731 Downloads
Andrew M. Watson
An Economic and Social History of the Ottoman Empire, 1300–1914. Edited by Halil Inalcik. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. Pp. xxxix, 1026. $120.00 pp. 731-733 Downloads
Haim Gerber
Australia Forming a Colonial Economy, Australia 1810–1850. By N. G. Butlin. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. Pp. viii, 263. $54.95 pp. 733-734 Downloads
Graeme Snooks
United States and the Caribbean Spreading the News: The American Postal System from Franklin to Morse. By Richard R. John. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1995. Pp. ix, 369. $49.95 pp. 734-735 Downloads
John Majewski
International Capital Markets and American Economic Growth, 1820–1914. By Lance E. Davis and Robert J. Cull. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. Pp. vii, 166. $34.95 pp. 735-737 Downloads
Richard Grossman
International Capital Markets and American Economic Growth, 1820–1914. By Lance E. Davis and Robert J. Cull. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. Pp. vii, 166. $34.95 pp. 737-738 Downloads
John James
The First American Frontier: Transition to Capitalism in Southern Appalachia, 1700–1860. By Wilma A. Dunaway. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press. 1996. Pp. xvii, 448. $49.95 pp. 738-739 Downloads
Ann Harper Fender
Them Dark Days: Slavery in the American Rice Swamps. By William Dusinberre. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996. Pp. xiv, 556. $55.00 pp. 739-741 Downloads
Christopher Morris
One South or Many? Plantation Belt and Upcountry in Civil War-Era Tennessee. By Robert Tracy McKenzie. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. Pp. x, 213. $39.95 pp. 741-742 Downloads
Garland L. Brinkley
From Chattel Slaves to Wage Slaves: The Dynamics of Labour Bargaining in the Americas. Edited by Mary Turner. Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press, 1995. Pp. x, 309. $39.95 cloth; $15.95 paper pp. 742-743 Downloads
Christopher Hanes
The Transformation of Rural Life: Southern Illinois, 1890–1990. By Jane Adams. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1994. Pp. xxx, 321. $49.95, cloth; $19.95, paper pp. 743-745 Downloads
Hal S. Barron
United States and the Caribbean Farm and Factory: Workers in the Midwest, 1880–1990. By Daniel Nelson. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1995. Pp. ix, 258. $29.95 pp. 745-746 Downloads
Louis P. Cain
Technical Change, Human Capital, And Spillovers in United States Agriculture, 1949–1985. By Klaus W. Deininger. New York: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1995. Pp. v, 158. $42.00 pp. 746-747 Downloads
John Nader
Banking in an Unregulated Environment: California, 1878–1905. By Lynne Pierson Doti. New York: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1995. Pp. xii, 164. $48.00 pp. 747-748 Downloads
Kerry Odell
The Florida Land Boom: Speculation, Money, and the Banks. By William Frazer and John J. Guthrie Jr. Westport, CT: Quorum Books, 1995. Pp. xviii, 181. $55.00 pp. 748-749 Downloads
Gene Smiley
A. P. Giannini: Banker of America. By Felice A. Bonadio. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1994. Pp. xxiii, 429. $30.00 pp. 750-751 Downloads
Lynne Pierson Doti
The Fall of the Packard Motor Car Company. By James A. Ward. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1995. Pp. xv, 309. $35.00 pp. 751-752 Downloads
Dalit Baranoff
The Growth of American Government: Governance from the Cleveland Era to the Present. By Ballard C. Campbell. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1995. Pp. x, 289. $35.00, cloth; $14.95, paper pp. 752-753 Downloads
Patrick D. Reagan
Federal Antitrust Policy During the Kennedy-Johnson Years. By James R. Williamson. Wesport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1995. pp. xii, 180. $49.95 pp. 753-754 Downloads
Andrew Jackson Holliday
Economic Thought Adam Smith's Wealth of Nations: New Interdisciplinary Essays. Edited by Stephen Copley and Kathryn Sutherland. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1995. pp. vii, 205. $49.95, cloth; $19.95, paper pp. 755-756 Downloads
Robert Hebert
John Bates Clark: The Making of a Neoclassical Economist. By John F. Herny. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1995. pp. xi, 180. $59.95 pp. 756-757 Downloads
Lawrence Officer
General and Miscellaneous Private Truths, Public Lies: The Social Consequences of Preference Falsification. By Timur Kuran. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1995. pp. xv, 423 pp. 757-758 Downloads
Laurence R. Lannaccone
Consumer Expenditures: New Measures and Old Motives. By Stanley Lebergott. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1996. pp. xii, 286. $55 pp. 759-760 Downloads
Michael Bernstein
Drugs and Narcotics in History. Edited by Roy Porter and Mikulás Teich. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995. pp. xii, 227. $49.95 pp. 761-762 Downloads
Marvin Fischbaum

Volume 56, issue 02, 1996

Globalization, Convergence, and History pp. 277-306 Downloads
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Turnover Cost and the Distribution of slave Labor in Anglo-America pp. 307-329 Downloads
Christopher Hanes
The Modern Silk Road: The Global Raw-Silk Market, 1850–1930 pp. 330-355 Downloads
Debin Ma
Married Women's Property Laws and Female Commercial Activity: Evidence from United States Patent Records, 1790–1895 pp. 356-388 Downloads
B. Zorina Khan
The Gold Standard as a “Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval” pp. 389-428 Downloads
Michael Bordo and Hugh Rockoff
Myth and Reality of China's Seventeenth-Century Monetary Crisis pp. 429-454 Downloads
Richard Von Glahn
Economic History: The Teacher and the Subject pp. 455-458 Downloads
William N. Parker
Exclusion and the Market: The Causes of Occupational Segregation in Industrial Revolution Britain pp. 459-461 Downloads
Joyce Burnette
Bridging the Archipelago: Cities and Regional Economies in Brazil, 1870–1920 pp. 461-463 Downloads
Ruthanne Deutsch
Railroads and the Brazilian Economy Before 1914 pp. 464-467 Downloads
William Summerhill
Commerce and Community: Internal Improvements in Virginia and Pennsylvania 1790–1860 pp. 467-469 Downloads
John Majewski
The Evolution of Irrigation Institutions in California: The Rise of the Irrigation District, 1910–1930 pp. 469-473 Downloads
Edward P. McDevitt
Northern Naval Superiority and the Economics of the American Civil War pp. 473-475 Downloads
David G. Surdam
Comments on Burnette, Deutsch, and Summerhill pp. 475-479 Downloads
Cormac Ó Gráda
Comments on Majewski, McDevitt, and Surdam pp. 479-485 Downloads
Winifred B. Rothenberg
Ancient and Medieval Money and Government in the Roman Empire. By Richard Duncan-Jones. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. Pp. xix, 300 pp. 501-502 Downloads
Nathan Sussman
Monnaies et marches au moyen age. By John Day. Comite pour l'histoire economique et financiere de la France. Paris: 1994. Pp. ix, 307 pp. 502-503 Downloads
Nathan Sussman
Early Modern Europe Banks, Palaces, and Entrepreneurs in Renaissance Florence. By A. Goldthwaite Richard. Brookfield, VT: Variorum, 1995. Pp. x, 315. $87.50 pp. 503-504 Downloads
Maristella Botticini
The European Peasant Family and Society: Historical Studies. Edited by Richard L. Rudolph. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 1995. Pp. x, 256. £30 pp. 504-505 Downloads
L. A. Clarkson
Economic Systems and State Finance. Edited by Richard Bonney. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1995. Pp. xxii, 652. $98.00.The Limits of Absolutism in ancien régime France. By Richard Bonney. Brookfield, VT: Variorum, 1995. Pp. xii, 338. $89.95 pp. 505-506 Downloads
John A. Hall
Modern Europe Paper & Iron: Hamburg Business and German Politics in the Era of Inflation, 1897–1927. By Niall Ferguson. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995. Pp. xiv, 539. $69.95 pp. 506-507 Downloads
Ulrich Wengenroth
Illegitimacy, Sex, and Society: Northeast Scotland, 1750–1900. By Andrew Blaikie. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1993. Pp. xv, 268. $55.00 pp. 508-509 Downloads
Paul Huck
Victorian Insolvency: Bankruptcy, Imprisonment for Debt, and Company Winding-up in Nineteenth-Century England. By V. Markham Lester. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1995. Pp. xiii, 354. $65.00 pp. 509-510 Downloads
Willibald Steinmetz
The British Brewing Industry 1830–1980. By T. R. Gourvish and R. G. Wilson. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. Pp. xxv, 690 pp. 510-512 Downloads
Ron Weir
City Bankers, 1890–1914. By Youssef Cassis. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. Pp. xvi, 350. $64.95 pp. 512-513 Downloads
Hugh Rockoff
Manufacturing Inequality: Gender Division in the French and British Metalworking Industries, 1914–1939. By Lee Downs Laura. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1995. Pp. xiv, 329. $39.95 pp. 513-514 Downloads
Joyce Burnette
From Airships to Airbus: The History of Civil and Commercial Aviation. Volume 1: Infrastructure and Environment. Edited by William M. Leary. Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1995. Pp. xix, 203. $33.95.From Airships to Airbus: The History of Civil and Commercial Aviation. Volume 2: Pioneers and Operations. Edited by F. Trimble William. Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1995. Pp. vii, 296. $34.95 pp. 515-516 Downloads
C. Derek Johnson
Africa and Asia Swing Low Sweet Chariot: The Mortality Cost of Colonizing Liberia in the Nineteenth Century. By Antonio McDaniel. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1995. Pp. ix, 191. $34.00 pp. 516-517 Downloads
Farley Grubb
When Capitalists Collide: Business Conflict and the End of Empire in Egypt. By Robert Vitalis. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1995. Pp. xxi, 282. $50.00, cloth; $20.00, paper pp. 517-519 Downloads
Roger Owen
The Economic Growth of Singapore: Trade and Development in the Twentieth Century. By W. G. Huff. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994, Pp. vii, 472 pp. 519-520 Downloads
Tan Lin-Yeok
Latin America The Economic History of Latin America Since Independence. By Victor Bulmer-Thomas. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. Pp. xv, 485. $69.95, cloth; $17.95, paper pp. 520-522 Downloads
Alan Taylor
Engines of Growth: The State and Transnational Auto Companies in Brazil. By Helen Shapiro. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994, Pp. xii, 267. $54.95 pp. 522-523 Downloads
William Summerhill
United States Masters of Small Worlds: Yeoman Households, Gender Relations, and the Political Culture of the Antebellum South Carolina Low Country. By Stephanie McCurry. New York: Oxford University Press, 1995. Pp. xx, 320. $39.95. Becoming Southern: The Evolution of a Way of Life, Warren County and Vicksburg, Mississippi, 1770–1860. By Christopher Morris. New York: Oxford University Press, 1995. Pp. xix, 258. $35.00 pp. 523-525 Downloads
Martha Hodes
Appalachia in the Making: The Mountain South in the Nineteenth Century. Edited by Mary Beth Pudup, Dwight B. Billings, and Altina L. Waller. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1995. Pp. viii, 391. $49.95, cloth; $18.95, paper pp. 525-526 Downloads
Sean Patrick Adams
A Nation of Steel: The Making of Modern America 1865–1925. By Thomas J. Misa. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995. Pp. xv, 367. $49.95 pp. 526-527 Downloads
O'Brien, Patricia
Iron and Steel: Class, Race, and Community in Birmingham, Alabama, 1875–1920. By Henry M. McKiven Jr. Chapel Hill and London: The University of North Carolina Press, 1995. Pp. xiii, 223. $37.50, cloth; $14.95, paper pp. 527-529 Downloads
Thomas J. Misa
State and Party in America's New Deal. By Theda Skocpol and Kenneth Finegold. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1995. Pp. xiv, 342. $54.00, cloth; $19.95, paper pp. 529-530 Downloads
Colin Gordon
Improving Poor People: The Welfare State, The “Underclass,” and Urban Schools as History. By Michael B. Katz. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1995. Pp. xi, 179. $22.50 pp. 530-532 Downloads
Blanche D. Coll
Visions of Modernity: American Business and the Modernization of Germany. By Mary Nolan. New York: Oxford University Press, 1994. Pp. x, 324. $45.00, cloth; 19.95, paper pp. 532-534 Downloads
Frank Biess
The Politics of Trade. American Political Development and Foreign Economic Policy. By Cynthia A. Hody. Hanover, NH: University Press of New England, 1996. Pp. ix, 210. $45.00 pp. 534-535 Downloads
Bruce A. Khula
Social Transformations: A General Theory of Historical Development. By K. Sanderson Stephen. Oxford: Blackwell, 1995. Pp. xii, 452. $62.95, cloth; $22.95, paper pp. 535-537 Downloads
E. L. Jones
Trust in Numbers: The Pursuit of Objectivity in Science and Public Life. By Theodore M. Porter. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1995. Pp. xiv, 310 pp. 537-538 Downloads
Daniel R. Headrick
Rethinking the Development Experience: Essays Provoked by the Work of Albert Hirschman. Edited by Rodwin Lloyd and A. Schön Donald. Washington, D.C.: The Brookings Institution, 1994. Pp. x, 364. $38.95, cloth; $16.95, paper.Development Projects Observed. By O. Hirschman Albert. Washington, D.C.: The Brookings Institution, 1967. Reissued with new preface, 1995. Pp. 197. $19.95 pp. 538-540 Downloads
Cynthia Taft Morris
The Biological Standard of Living on Three Continents: Further Explorations in Anthropometric History. Edited by John Komlos. Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1995. Pp. ix, 225. $54.95 pp. 540-541 Downloads
Paul Huck

Volume 56, issue 01, 1996

Economic History and Old Age pp. 1-4 Downloads
Stanley L. Engerman
Myth of the Industrial Scrap Heap: A Revisionist View of Turn-of-the-Century American Retirement pp. 5-38 Downloads
Susan B. Carter and Richard Sutch
The Poverty of Impoverishment Theory: The Economic Well-Being of the Elderly, 1890–1950 pp. 39-61 Downloads
Brian Gratton
Health and Labor Force Participation of Older Men, 1900–1991 pp. 62-89 Downloads
Dora Costa
The Scale of Production in Western Economic Development: A Comparison of Official Industry Statistics in the United States, Britain, France, and Germany, 1905–1913 pp. 90-112 Downloads
Janice Rye Kinghorn and John Nye
Bonds without Bondsmen: Tenant-Right in Nineteenth-Century Ireland pp. 113-142 Downloads
Timothy Guinnane and Ronald . Miller
The Jurisprudence of American Slave Sales pp. 143-169 Downloads
Jenny B. Wahl
Protection Against a Capricious State: French Investment and Spanish Railroads, 1845–1875 pp. 170-192 Downloads
Philip Keefer
Dietary Change in Antebellum America pp. 193-201 Downloads
Robert E. Gallman
Anomalies in Economic History: Toward a Resolution of the “Antebellum Puzzle” pp. 202-214 Downloads
John Komlos
Basing-Point Pricing and the Stahlwerksverband: An Examination of the “New Competitive School” pp. 215-222 Downloads
James Hughes and Daniel P. Barbezat
Rethinking the Economic History of the Dutch Republic: The Rise and Decline of Economic Modernity Before the Advent of Industrialized Growth pp. 223-229 Downloads
Arthur Van Riel
Medieval and Early Modern Barcelona and Its Rulers, 1096–1291. By Stephen P. Bensch. Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought. 4th ser., Vol. 26. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995. Pp. xviii, 457. $64.95 pp. 235-236 Downloads
David Abulafia
The Honourable Company: A History of the English East India Company. By John Keay. New York: Macmillan, 1994. Pp. xxii, 474. $25.00 pp. 236-237 Downloads
Cormac Ò Gràda
Modern Europe The Evolution of Financial Institutions and Markets in Twentieth-Century Europe. Edited by Cassis Youssef, Gerald D. Feldman, and Ulf Olsson. Aldershot: Scholar Press, 1995. Pp. vi, 337. $79.95 pp. 237-238 Downloads
Caroline Fohlin
The End of Hidden Ireland: Rebellion, Famine and Emigration. By Robert J. Scally. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1995. Pp. viii, 266. $35.00 pp. 239-240 Downloads
Daire Keogh
Structures of Society: Imperial Russia's “People of Various Ranks”. By Elise Kimerling Wirtschafter. DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 1994. Pp. xvii, 215 pp. 240-241 Downloads
David L. Ransel
Law and English Railway Capitalism, 1825–1875. By R. W. Kostal. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1994. Pp. xii, 417. $69.00 pp. 241-242 Downloads
George Robb
The Anatomy of An International Monetary Regime: The Classical Gold Standard, 1880–1914. By Giulio M. Gallarotti. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1995. Pp. xii, 347 pp. 242-243 Downloads
Marc Flandreau
Actively Seeking Work? The Politics of Unemployment and Welfare Policy in the United States and Great Britain. By King Desmond. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1995. Pp. xvi, 331 pp. 244-245 Downloads
Carolyn Moehling
Freedom with Responsibility: The Social Market Economy in Germany, 1918–1963. By A. J. Nicholls. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1994. Pp. xiv, 422. $45.00 pp. 245-246 Downloads
Till Geiger
Asia and Latin America The Invisible City: Monetary, Administrative and Popular Infrastructures in Asia and Europe, 1500–1900. By Frank Perlin. Aldershot: Variorum, 1993. Pp. xii, 366. $89.95 pp. 246-248 Downloads
Dennis O. Flynn
Unbroken Landscape: Commodity, Category, Sign and Identity; Their Production as Myth and Knowledge from 1500. By Frank Perlin. Aldershot: Variorum, 1994. Pp. xiv, 357. $89.95 pp. 248-250 Downloads
Arturo Giraldez
Indian Merchants and Eurasian Trade, 1600–1750. By Stephen Frederic Dale. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. Pp. xiv, 162. $54.95 pp. 250-251 Downloads
Prasannan Parthasarathi
International Commercial Rivalry in Southeast Asia in the Interwar Period. Edited by Shinya Sugiyama and Milagros C. Guerrero. New Haven: Monograph 39/Yale Southeast Asia Studies, Yale Center for International and Area Studies, 1994. Pp. x, 222 pp. 251-252 Downloads
David Feeny
The Labor Wars in Córdoba, 1955–1976: Ideology, Work, and Labor Politics in an Argentine Industrial City. By James P. Brennan. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1994. Pp. xi, 440. $59.95 pp. 252-254 Downloads
Ricardo D. Salvatore
United States and Canada Erie Lackawanna: Death of an American Railroad. By H. Roger Grant. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1995. Pp. ix, 284. $45.00 pp. 254-255 Downloads
Don L. Hofsommer
Politics and Industrialization: Early Railroads in The United States and Prussia. By Colleen A. Dunlavy. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1993. Pp. xiv, 303. $39.50 pp. 255-256 Downloads
William H. Becker
The Great Guano Rush. Entrepreneurs and American Overseas Expansion. By Jimmy M. Skaggs. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1994. Pp. xiv, 334. $16.95 pp. 256-257 Downloads
Christopher Grandy
The Tariff Question in the Gilded Age: The Great Debate of 1888. By Joanne Reitano. University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1994. Pp. xxiii, 190. $28.50 pp. 257-258 Downloads
O'Brien, Anthony Patrick
The Federal Civil Service System and the Problem of Bureaucracy: The Economics and Politics of Institutional Change. By Ronald N. Johnson and Gary D. Libecap. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1994. Pp. 229. $49.95, cloth; $17.95, paper pp. 258-259 Downloads
John Joseph Wallis
Cities of Light and Heat: Domesticating Gas and Electricity in Urban America. By Mark Rose. University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1995. Pp. xviii, 229. $34.50 pp. 260-261 Downloads
Werner Troesken
Planning for the Private Interest: Land Use Controls and Residential Patterns in Columbus, Ohio, 1900–1970. By Patricia Burgess. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1994. Pp. xii, 258. $59.50 pp. 261-263 Downloads
Gregory L. Thompson
Regulation and the Revolution in United States Farm Productivity. By Sally H. Clarke. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. Pp. xiv, 310. $59.95 pp. 263-264 Downloads
Ruth Dupré
The Chicago Plan $21.95, paper pp. 264-265 Downloads
Richard C. Schiming
Bretton Woods and Dunbarton Oaks. By Schild George. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1995. Pp. xiii. 254. $45.00 pp. 265-266 Downloads
Elmus Wicker
For Each, the Strength of All: A History of Banking in the State of New York. By J. T. W. Hubbard. New York: New York University Press, 1995. Pp. xxiii, 309. $40.00 pp. 266-267 Downloads
Robert M. Blackson
Deficit Government: Taxing and Spending in Modern America. By Iwan W. Morgan. Chicago: Ivan R. Dee, 1995. Pp. x, 212. $24.95 pp. 267-268 Downloads
Mark H. Leff
The Limits of Affluence: Welfare in Ontario, 1920–1970. By Struthers James. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1994. Pp. ix, 401. $55.00, cloth; $24.95, paper pp. 268-269 Downloads
Linda Barrington
Social Policy in the United States: Future Possibilities in Historical Perspective. By Skocpol Theda. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1995. Pp. vii, 328. $29.95 pp. 270-271 Downloads
Robert Higgs
American Labor in the Era of World War II. Edited by Sally M. Miller and Daniel A. Comford. Westport, CT: Praeger, 1995. Pp. x, 228. $59.95, cloth; $18.95, paper pp. 271-272 Downloads
Robert Cuff
“Without Blare of Trumpets”: Walter Drew, the National Erectors' Association, and the Open Shop Movement, 1903–1957. By Fine Sidney. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1995. Pp. viii, 384. $49.50 pp. 272-273 Downloads
Melvyn Dubofsky
General and Miscellaneous Coordination and Information: Historical Perspectives on the Organization of Enterprise. Edited by Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Daniel M. G. Raff. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press for the National Bureau of Economic Research, 1995. Pp. viii, 337. $68.00 cloth; $22.50 paper pp. 273-275 Downloads
Louis P. Cain
Page updated 2015-07-28