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Financial History Review

1994 - 2018

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Volume 25, issue 02, 2018

Colonial Virginia's paper money, 1755–1774: value decomposition and performance pp. 113-140 Downloads
Farley Grubb
US inflation and inflation uncertainty over 200 years pp. 141-159 Downloads
Don Bredin and Stilianos Fountas
The origins of Swiss wealth management? Genevan private banking, 1800–1840 pp. 161-182 Downloads
Stefano Ugolini
Stock exchange competition: the case of Geneva during the interwar period pp. 183-201 Downloads
Kim Oosterlinck and Hugues Pirotte
The Bank of France's balance sheets database, 1840–1998: an introduction to 158 years of central banking pp. 203-230 Downloads
Patrice Baubeau

Volume 25, issue 01, 2018

Introduction: maximising revenues, minimising political costs – challenges in the history of public finance of the early modern period pp. 1-18 Downloads
Marjolein 't Hart, Pepijn Brandon and Rafael Torres Sánchez
‘The whole art of war is reduced to money’: remittances, short-term credit and financial intermediation in Anglo-Dutch military finance, 1688–1713 pp. 19-41 Downloads
Pepijn Brandon
‘The most difficult financial matter that has ever presented itself’: paper money and the financing of warfare under Louis XIV pp. 43-70 Downloads
Joël Félix
Austerity in times of war: government finance in early nineteenth-century China pp. 71-96 Downloads
Elisabeth Kaske
The costs and benefits of mercantilist warfare pp. 97-112 Downloads
Patrick Karl O'Brien

Volume 24, issue 03, 2017

Keynes and the dollar in 1933: the gold-buying program and exchange rate gyrations pp. 209-238 Downloads
Sebastian Edwards
Financial crises at insurance companies: learning from the demise of the National Surety Company during the Great Depression pp. 239-264 Downloads
Jonathan D. Rose
Bank networks and suspensions in the 1893 panic: evidence from the state banks and their correspondents in Kansas pp. 265-282 Downloads
Brandon Dupont
Financial development and prehistoric geographical isolation: global evidence pp. 283-306 Downloads
Oasis Kodila-Tedika, Simplice Asongu, Matthias Cinyabuguma and Vanessa Tchamyou
175 years of financial risks and returns in central banking: Danmarks Nationalbank, 1839–2014 pp. 307-329 Downloads
Kim Abildgren
Historical reasons for the focus on broad monetary aggregates in post-World War II Britain and the ‘Seven Years War’ with the IMF pp. 331-356 Downloads
Charles A. E. Goodhart and Duncan J. Needham

Volume 24, issue 02, 2017

Explaining the timing of tulipmania's boom and bust: historical context, sequestered capital and market signals pp. 121-141 Downloads
James McClure and David Chandler Thomas
Novel market inefficiencies from early Victorian times pp. 143-165 Downloads
Andrew Odlyzko
Co-movements in stock market returns, Ireland and London 1869–1929 pp. 167-184 Downloads
Rebecca Stuart
The introduction of cashless wage payments and the spread of branch banking in post-war Germany pp. 185-207 Downloads
Malte Krueger

Volume 24, issue 01, 2017

Introduction to the special issue on the financial and monetary history of South-East Europe pp. 1-2 Downloads
Carsten Burhop and Clemens Jobst
A century of monetary reform in South-East Europe: from political autonomy to the gold standard, 1815–1910 pp. 3-21 Downloads
Matthias Morys
The Hungarian risk: the premium on Hungarian state bonds, 1881–1914 pp. 23-52 Downloads
Michael Pammer
Land ownership, tax farming and the social structure of local credit markets in the Ottoman Balkans, 1685–1855 pp. 53-81 Downloads
Irfan Kokdas
Parish banking in informal credit markets: the business of private lending in early nineteenth-century Sweden pp. 83-102 Downloads
Håkan Lindgren
A subject of interest: usurers on trial in early nineteenth-century France pp. 103-119 Downloads
Erika Vause

Volume 23, issue 03, 2016

Economically irrational pricing of nineteenth-century British government bonds pp. 277-302 Downloads
Andrew Odlyzko
Clearinghouse loan certificates as interbank loans in the United States, 1860–1913 pp. 303-324 Downloads
Christopher Hoag
Market efficiency and government interventions in prewar Japanese rice futures markets pp. 325-346 Downloads
Mikio Ito, Kiyotaka Maeda and Akihiko Noda
Social change and markets for urban credit: political elites as investors in urban annuities in sixteenth-century Ghent pp. 347-367 Downloads
Jelten Y. P. Baguet

Volume 23, issue 02, 2016

Colonial New Jersey's provincial fiscal structure, 1704–1775: spending obligations, revenue sources, and tax burdens during peace and war pp. 133-163 Downloads
Farley Grubb
Stock volatility, return jumps and uncertainty shocks during the Great Depression pp. 165-192 Downloads
Gabriel Mathy
The timing of the popping: using the log-periodic power law model to predict the bursting of bubbles on financial markets pp. 193-217 Downloads
Marcus Gustavsson, Daniel Levén and Hans Sjögren
Insurance models and climate risk assessments in a historical context pp. 219-243 Downloads
Lars Fredrik Andersson and E. Carina H. Keskitalo
The openness of the London Goldsmiths’ Company in the second half of the seventeenth century: an empirical study pp. 245-271 Downloads
Raphaelle Schwarzberg
Ali Kabiri, The Great Crash of 1929: A Reconciliation of Theory and Evidence, Palgrave Studies in the History of Finance (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014, 256 pp. ISBN 9781137372888 hardcover and ebook) pp. 273-274 Downloads
Frans Buelens
Pedro Tedde, El Banco de España y el Estado liberal (1847–1874) (Madrid: Gadir Editorial and Banco de España, 2015, 750 pp. ISBN 9788494363276 hardcover) pp. 275-276 Downloads
Miguel Artola Blanco

Volume 23, issue 01, 2016

How to stabilize the banking system: lessons from the pre-1914 London money market pp. 1-20 Downloads
Carolyn Sissoko
The original Operation Twist: the War Finance Corporation's war bond purchases, 1918–1920 pp. 21-46 Downloads
James Butkiewicz and Mihaela Solcan
The British attempt to manage long-term interest rates in 1962–1964 pp. 47-70 Downloads
William Allen
Capitalising on the Irish land question: land reform and state banking in Ireland, 1891–1938 pp. 71-109 Downloads
Nathan Foley-Fisher and Eoin McLaughlin
Savings banks and working-class saving during the Swedish industrialisation pp. 111-132 Downloads
Kristina Lilja and Dan Bäcklund

Volume 22, issue 03, 2015

Ups and downs of central bank independence from the Great Inflation to the Great Recession: theory, institutions and empirics pp. 259-289 Downloads
Donato Masciandaro and Davide Romelli
The curious incident of the franc in the Gambia: exchange rate instability and imperial monetary systems in the 1920s pp. 291-314 Downloads
Leigh Gardner
Redemption theories and the value of American colonial paper money pp. 315-335 Downloads
Ron Michener
Tweaking financial instruments: bills obligatory in sixteenth-century Antwerp pp. 337-361 Downloads
Jeroen Puttevils
‘A new species of mony’: British Exchequer bills, 1701–1711 pp. 363-363 Downloads
Richard A. Kleer

Volume 22, issue 02, 2015

From Basel to bailouts: forty years of international attempts to bolster bank safety pp. 133-156 Downloads
Christopher Kobrak and Michael Troege
War, monetary reforms and the Belgian art market, 1945–1951 pp. 157-177 Downloads
Géraldine David and Kim Oosterlinck
‘A new species of mony’: British Exchequer bills, 1701-1711 pp. 179-203 Downloads
Richard A. Kleer
Put-call parity, the triple contract, and approaches to usury in medieval contracting pp. 205-233 Downloads
Arthur J. Wilson and Geetae Kim
Competition and credit control: some personal reflections pp. 235-246 Downloads
Charles A. E. Goodhart
Peter Borscheid and Niels Viggo Haueter (eds.), World Insurance: The Evolution of a Global Risk Network (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012, 729 pp., £95) pp. 247-249 Downloads
Adrian Leonard
Alessandro Roselli, Money and Trade Wars in Interwar Europe (Basingstoke and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014, pp. 280. ISBN: 978-1-137-32699-7. Hardcover and Ebook) pp. 249-252 Downloads
Piet Clement
South-Eastern European Monetary and Economic Statistics from the Nineteenth Century to World War II (Athens, Sofia, Bucharest and Vienna: Bank of Greece, Bulgarian National Bank, National Bank of Romania and Oesterreichische Nationalbank, 2014, 405 pp.) pp. 252-254 Downloads
Ivo Maes
Hans van Wees, Ships, Silver, Taxes and Tribute: A Fiscal History of Archaic Athens (London and New York: I. B. Tauris, 2014, x + 213 pp., £58, ISBN 978-1-78076-686-7) pp. 255-257 Downloads
Mark Peacock

Volume 22, issue 01, 2015

Identifying economic crises: insights from history pp. 1-18 Downloads
Xavier De Scheemaekere, Kim Oosterlinck and Ariane Szafarz
‘Writes a fair hand and appears to be well qualified’: the recruitment of Bank of England clerks, 1800–1815 pp. 19-44 Downloads
Anne L. Murphy
Capitalizing patriotism: the Liberty loans of World War I pp. 45-78 Downloads
Sung Won Kang and Hugh Rockoff
The Mexican debt crisis redux: international interbank markets and financial crisis, 1977–1982 pp. 79-105 Downloads
Sebastian Alvarez
Real estate transactions in ancient Israel: excavating embedded options utilizing modern finance pp. 107-132 Downloads
Eliezer Z. Prisman
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