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Volume 23, issue 3, 2022

Employers’ Mutuals and Accident Insurance Scheme in Spain: From Rejection to Control and Collaboration (1966–1990) pp. 599-639 Downloads
Margarita Vilar-Rodríguez and Jerònia Pons-Pons
The Nature of Failure: The Protracted Demise of the American-Colombian Corporation, 1909–1960 pp. 640-679 Downloads
Shawn van Ausdal
Marketing Love: Romance Publishers Mills & Boon and Harlequin Enterprises, 1930–1990 pp. 680-710 Downloads
Denise Hardesty Sutton
The Changing Role of CEOs in Dutch Listed Companies, 1957–2007 pp. 711-745 Downloads
Keetie Sluyterman and Gerarda Westerhuis
Enslaved Financing of Southern Industry: The Nesbitt Manufacturing Company of South Carolina, 1836–1850 pp. 746-789 Downloads
Sharon Ann Murphy
“What cannot be helped must be indured”: Coping with Obstacles to Business During the Anglo-Dutch Wars, 1652–1674 pp. 790-824 Downloads
Siobhan Talbott
Poisoned Partnership: The International Mercury Cartel and Spanish–Italian Relations, 1945–1954 pp. 825-856 Downloads
Pablo Del Hierro and Espen Storli
The Material Politics of Finance: The Ticker Tape and the London Stock Exchange, 1860s–1890s pp. 857-887 Downloads
John Handel

Volume 23, issue 1, 2022

Cyclonic Change: How Tracy Shaped Australian Loss Adjusters’ Break from Britain pp. 1-32 Downloads
Elizabeth Voneiff Marx and Olav Titus Muurlink
A “Quiet Victory”: National Provincial, Gibson Hall, and the Switch from Comprehensive Redevelopment to Urban Preservation in 1960s London pp. 33-67 Downloads
Victoria Barnes, Lucy Newton and Peter Scott
The Entrepreneurial State in Action: The Danish Robotics Cluster and the Role of the Public Sector pp. 68-98 Downloads
Julian Lamberty and Jeppe Nevers
Viewing Corporations as Information Ecosystems: The Case of IBM, 1914–1980s pp. 99-132 Downloads
James W. Cortada
Driving Semiconductor Innovation: Moore’s Law at Fairchild and Intel pp. 133-163 Downloads
Christophe Lécuyer
A “Body of Business Makers”: The Detroit Housewives League, Black Women Entrepreneurs, and the Rise of Detroit’s African American Business Community pp. 164-205 Downloads
Kendra D. Boyd
A Resilient Industry? Business Strategies in the Footwear Industry of Southern Europe, 1970–2007 pp. 206-238 Downloads
José Miranda and Alba Roldán
A Risky Business: The Tai Ping Insurance Company and Fire Insurance in China, 1928–1937 pp. 239-276 Downloads
Philip Thai
Ian Saxine. Properties of Empire: Indians, Colonists, and Land Speculators on the New England Frontier. New York: New York University Press, 2019. 320 pages. ISBN 978-1-479-83212-5, $35.00 (cloth) pp. 277-279 Downloads
Christine DeLucia
Sarah Ruth Hammond. God's Businessmen: Entrepreneurial Evangelicals in Depression and War. Edited by Darren Dochuk. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2017. xiv + 228 pp. ISBN 0-226-50977-X, $45.00 (cloth) pp. 279-281 Downloads
Joseph P. Slaughter
Joshua R. Greenberg. Bank Notes and Shinplasters: The Rage for Paper Money in the Early Republic. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2020. 264 pp. ISBN 978-0-8122-5224-8, $34.95 (cloth) pp. 281-284 Downloads
Aaron L. Chin
Ben Marsh. Unravelled Dreams: Silk and the Atlantic World, 1500–1840. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. 502 pp. ISBN: 978-1-108-41828-7, $39.99 (hardback) pp. 284-286 Downloads
Dan Du
Caley Horan. Insurance Era: Risk, Governance, and the Privatization of Security in Postwar America. Chicago: Chicago University Press, 2021. 264pp. ISBN 978-0-226-78438-0, $40.00 (cloth) pp. 286-288 Downloads
Clarence Hatton-Proulx

Volume 22, issue 4, 2021

“The Vast and Unsolved Enigma of Power”: Business History and Business Power pp. 893-920 Downloads
Neil Rollings
The Fox Guarding the Henhouse: Coregulation and Consumer Protection in Food Safety, 1946–2002 pp. 921-929 Downloads
Ashton W. Merck
Branching Out: Banking, Credit, and the Globalizing US Economy, 1900s–1930s pp. 930-938 Downloads
Mary Bridges
Work and Sexuality in the Sunbelt: Homophobic Workplace Discrimination in the U.S. South and Southwest, 1970 to the Present pp. 939-949 Downloads
Joshua Hollands
When A Handshake Meant Something: Lawyers, Deal Making, and the Emergence of New Hollywood pp. 950-961 Downloads
Peter Labuza
Yuppies: Young Urban Professionals and the Making of Postindustrial New York pp. 962-969 Downloads
Dylan Gottlieb
The Crumble in the Jungle: The London Financial Press and the Boom-and-Bust Cycles of the Ashanti Goldfields Corporation, 1895–1914 pp. 970-996 Downloads
Klas Rönnbäck and Oskar Broberg
What’s in a Fraud? The Many Worlds of Gregor MacGregor, 1817–1824 pp. 997-1036 Downloads
Damian Clavel
Escaping from the State? Historical Paths to Public and Private Insurance pp. 1037-1066 Downloads
Robin Pearson
Logos on Everest: Commercial Sponsorship of American Expeditions, 1950–2000 pp. 1067-1102 Downloads
Rachel S. Gross
The Mid-Victorian Reform of Britain’s Company Laws and the Moral Economy of Fair Competition pp. 1103-1139 Downloads
David Chan Smith
Amy Offner. Sorting Out the Mixed Economy: The Rise and Fall of Welfare and Developmental States in the Americas. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2019. 400 pp. ISBN 978-0-691-19093-8, $39.95 (cloth) pp. 1140-1142 Downloads
Tore Olsson
Emanuela Scarpellini. Italian Fashion since 1945: A Cultural History. Cham, UK: Springer International Publishing, 2019. 265 pp. ISBN 978-3-030-17811-6, $109.99 (cloth) pp. 1142-1144 Downloads
Daniela Pirani
Brendan Goff. Rotary Internationalism and the Selling of American Capitalism. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2021. 456 pp. ISBN 9780674989795, $45 (cloth) pp. 1144-1146 Downloads
Jennifer Delton

Volume 22, issue 3, 2021

The Cult of Convenience: Marketing and Food in Postwar America pp. 605-634 Downloads
Margaret Weber
The Entrepreneurial Culture and Bureaucracy in Twentieth-Century America pp. 635-662 Downloads
Louis Galambos
Stress and Struggle inside International Harvester pp. 663-695 Downloads
Sally H. Clarke
An Abstract Thing We Call “Intellectual Atmosphere”: Science, Urban Development, and Business/Government Relations in Dallas, 1956–1969 pp. 696-738 Downloads
Andrew M. Busch
A Fragile Network: Effecting Hail Insurance in Britain, 1840–1900 pp. 739-769 Downloads
Samuel Randalls and James Kneale
“If competition has any virtue, we ought not to have a system that stifles it”: Competition in London Clearing Banking, 1946–1971 pp. 770-807 Downloads
Linda Arch
Sound Speculators: Public Debates about Futures Trading in British India and Germany, 1880–1930 pp. 808-841 Downloads
Christina Lubinski and Laura Julia Rischbieter
Inside and Outside the London Stock Exchange: Stockbrokers and Speculation in Late Victorian Britain pp. 842-877 Downloads
James Taylor
Jessica Kim. Imperial Metropolis: Los Angeles, Mexico, and the Borderlands of American Empire, 1865–1941. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2019. xiii + 304 pp. ISBN 978-1-4696-5134-7, $29.95 (cloth) pp. 878-880 Downloads
Kevan Q. Malone
Regina Lee Blaszczyk. Fashionability: Abraham Moon and the Creation of British Cloth for the Global Market. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2017. 368 pp. ISBN 978-1-526-11931-5, $34.95 (cloth) pp. 880-883 Downloads
Vicki Howard
Jim Powell. Losing the Thread: Cotton, Liverpool and the American Civil War. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2021. xvii + 231 pp. ISBN 978-1-78962-249-2, £90.00 (cloth) pp. 883-885 Downloads
Bruce E. Baker
Margaret Pugh O’Mara. The Code: Silicon Valley and the Remaking of America. New York: Penguin Press, 2019. 512 pp. ISBN 978-0-399-56218-1, $30.00 (cloth), 978-0-399-56220-4, $20.00 (paper) pp. 885-887 Downloads
J. A. Estruth
James P. Woodard. Brazil’s Revolution in Commerce: Creating Consumer Capitalism in the American Century. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2020. xvi + 524 pp. ISBN: 978-1-4696-5643-4, $37.50 (paperback); 978-1-4696-5637-3, $29.99 (e-book) pp. 888-890 Downloads
Rami Stucky
Jessica Borge. Protective Practices: A History of the London Rubber Company and the Condom Business. London: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2020. 306 pp. ISBN 9780228003335, $39.95 (cloth) pp. 890-892 Downloads
Jennifer Le Zotte

Volume 22, issue 2, 2021

Introduction pp. 303-303 Downloads
Andrew Popp
International Transfer of Tacit Knowledge: The Transmission of Shipbuilding Skills from Scotland to South Korea in the Early 1970s pp. 335-367 Downloads
Stig Tenold, J. Y. Kang, Song Kim and Hugh Murphy
“A Country of Hair”: A Global Story of South Korean Wigs, Korean American Entrepreneurs, African American Hairstyles, and Cold War Industrialization pp. 368-408 Downloads
Jason Petrulis
Beyond Compliance: The Origins of Corporate Interest in Sustainability pp. 409-437 Downloads
Adam Rome
The Formation of a Technology-Based Fashion System, 1945–1990: The Sources of the Lost Competitiveness of Japanese Apparel Companies pp. 438-474 Downloads
Pierre-Yves Donzé and Rika Fujioka
The Peruvian Amazon Co.: Credit and Debt in the Putumayo “Wild Rubber” Business pp. 475-501 Downloads
Margarita Serje
“Deceptions Have Been Practiced”: Food Standards as Intellectual Property in the Missouri and Ohio Wine Industries (1906–1920) pp. 502-537 Downloads
Andrew Ventimiglia
Corporate Profitability and Economic Policy During Argentina’s Great Depression, 1929–1934 pp. 538-565 Downloads
Joseph A. Francis and Carlos Newland
Hegemony and Protectionism in Bologna’s Meat Trade:The Role of Visual Imagery in Reputation Management pp. 566-592 Downloads
Paul Freathy and Iris Thomas
Sarah Milov. The Cigarette: A Political History. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2019. 400 pp. ISBN 978-0-674-24121-3, $35.00 (cloth) pp. 593-595 Downloads
Shane Hamilton
Daniel Vaca. Evangelicals Incorporated: Books and the Business of Religion in America. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2019. 329 pp. ISBN 978-0-674-98011-2, $39.95 (cloth) pp. 595-597 Downloads
Emily Suzanne Johnson
Diana Lemberg. Barriers Down: How American Power and Free-Flow Policies Shaped Global Media. New York: Columbia University Press, 2019. 304 pp. ISBN 978-0-231-18217-1, $26.00 (paper); ISBN 978-0-231-18216-4, $60.00 (cloth); ISBN 978-0-231-54403-0, $25.99 (e-book) pp. 598-599 Downloads
Kristen Wilson
Anne Fleming. City of Debtors: A Century of Fringe Finance. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2018. 367 pp. ISBN 978-0674976238, $46.50 (cloth) pp. 600-601 Downloads
Sean Delehanty
Shane Hamilton. Supermarket USA: Food and Power in the Cold War Farms Race. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2018. 288 pp. ISBN 978-0-300-23269-1 (cloth), $38.00 pp. 602-604 Downloads
Megan Elias

Volume 22, issue 1, 2021

Foreign Direct Investment in China’s Electrification: Between Colonialism and Nationalism, 1882–1952 pp. 1-43 Downloads
Chenxiao Xia
Fashion and Institutions: The AIIA and the Ready-to-Wear Industry in Italy (1945–1975) pp. 44-77 Downloads
Ivan Paris
Defining and Defending Valid Citizenship During War: Jewish Immigrant Businesses in World War I Britain pp. 78-116 Downloads
Stephanie Seketa
Loss of Department Stores’ Dominant Status in China’s Apparel Retail Industry pp. 117-155 Downloads
Rui Shi
Control Without Responsibility: The Legal Creation of Franchising, 1960–1980 pp. 156-182 Downloads
Brian Callaci
Who Runs the Firm? A Long-Term Analysis of Gender Inequality on Swiss Corporate Boards pp. 183-211 Downloads
Stephanie Ginalski
The Rise of Neoliberalism and the Termination of Keynesian Policies: A Multilevel Governance Analysis of the Closure of the Amsterdam Shipyards, 1968–1986 pp. 212-246 Downloads
Sjoerd Keulen and Ronald Kroeze
Expropriations of Foreign Property and Political Alliances: A Business Historical Approach pp. 247-284 Downloads
Marcelo Bucheli and Stephanie Decker
Emma Hart. Trading Spaces: The Colonial Marketplace and the Foundations of American Capitalism. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2019. 296 pp. ISBN: 9780226659817, $45.00 (cloth) pp. 285-288 Downloads
Lindsay Schakenbach Regele
Keeanga-Yamattha Taylor. Race for Profit: How Banks and the Real Estate Industry Undermined Black Homeownership. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2019. 368 pp. ISBN 978-1-4696-5366-2, $30.00 (cloth) pp. 288-291 Downloads
Destin Jenkins
Brian Rosenwald. Talk Radio’s America: How an Industry Took Over a Political Party That Took Over the United States. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2019. 368 pp. ISBN 978-0-67-418-5012, $29.95 (cloth) pp. 291-294 Downloads
Darren E. Grem
Quinn Slobodian. Globalists: The End of Empire and the Birth of Neoliberalism. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2018. 400 pp. ISBN 978-0-674-97952-9, $35.00 (cloth) pp. 294-296 Downloads
Andrew Seal
Asli M. Colpan and Takashi Hikino, eds. Business Groups in the West: Origins, Evolution and Resilience. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. 592 pp. ISBN 978-0-19-87197-3, $120.00 (cloth) pp. 296-298 Downloads
Leslie Hannah
Laura J. Miller. Building Nature’s Market: The Business and Politics of Natural Foods. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2017. 288 pp. ISBN 978-0-226-50137-6, $35.00 (cloth) pp. 299-301 Downloads
Emily Remus
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