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Volume 60, issue 7, 2018

New perspectives on 20th-century European retailing pp. 941-958 Downloads
Peter Scott and Patrick Fridenson
Managing business performance: The contrasting cases of two multiple retailers 1920 to 1939 pp. 959-982 Downloads
Andrew Hull
More than window dressing: visual merchandising and austerity in London’s West End, 1945–50 pp. 983-1003 Downloads
Bethan Bide
Turning regulation into business opportunities: A brief history of French food mass retailing (1949–2015) pp. 1004-1025 Downloads
Adam Dewitte, Sebastian Billows and Xavier Lecocq
The state, small shops and hypermarkets: A public policy for retail, France, 1945–1973 pp. 1026-1048 Downloads
Tristan Jacques
Unlocking the padlock: Retail and public policy in Belgium (1930–1961) pp. 1049-1081 Downloads
Peter Heyrman
Resistance to Inequality as a Competitive Strategy? – The Cases of the Finnish consumer Co-ops Elanto and HOK 1905–2015 pp. 1082-1104 Downloads
Anitra Komulainen and Sakari Siltala

Volume 60, issue 6, 2018

Correction to: The expansion of branding in international marketing: The case of olive oil, 1870s–1930s pp. x-x Downloads
The Editors
The British corporate network, 1904–1976: Revisiting the finance–industry relationship pp. 779-806 Downloads
John F. Wilson, Emily Buchnea and Anna Tilba
Retailing under resale price maintenance: Economies of scale and scope, and firm strategic response, in the inter-war British retail pharmacy sector pp. 807-832 Downloads
Peter Scott and James Walker
Development built on crony capitalism? The case of Dangote Cement pp. 833-858 Downloads
Akinyinka Akinyoade and Chibuike Uche
A moving target: The geographic evolution of Silicon Valley, 1953–1990 pp. 859-883 Downloads
Stephen B. Adams, Dustin Chambers and Michael Schultz
‘In the best position to reap mutually beneficial results’: Sole-agency agreements and the distribution of consumer durables in inter-war Britain pp. 884-907 Downloads
Nicholas D. Wong and Andrew Popp
Deadlock in corporate governance: Finding a common strategy for private telephone companies, 1978–1998 pp. 908-929 Downloads
Pasi Nevalainen
Innovation and technological diffusion: An economic history of early steam engines pp. 930-931 Downloads
Alessandro Nuvolari
Profits and Sustainability. A History of Green Entrepreneurship pp. 931-933 Downloads
Ann-Kristin Bergquist
Natural resources and economic growth. Learning from history pp. 933-935 Downloads
Valeria Giacomin
From main street to mall: The rise and fall of the American department store pp. 935-939 Downloads
Franck Cochoy
Les banques françaises et la Grande Guerre pp. 939-940 Downloads
Hubert Bonin

Volume 60, issue 5, 2018

Correction to: Interfield Dynamics: Law and the creation of new organisational fields in the nineteenth-century United States pp. x-x Downloads
The Editors
Special issue introduction: Historical research on institutional change pp. 613-627 Downloads
Stephanie Decker, Behlül Üsdiken, Lars Engwall and Michael Rowlinson
Interfield Dynamics: Law and the creation of new organisational fields in the nineteenth-century United States pp. 628-654 Downloads
R. Daniel Wadhwani
Moral dividends: Freemasonry and finance capitalism in early-nineteenth-century America pp. 655-676 Downloads
Pamela A. Popielarz
Hey DJ, don’t stop the music: Institutional work and record pooling practices in the United States’ music industry pp. 677-698 Downloads
Neil Thompson
Managing the paradox of unwanted efficiency: The symbolic legitimation of the hypermarket format in Finland, 1960–1975 pp. 699-727 Downloads
Jarmo Seppälä
Change dynamics in institutional discontinuities: Do formal or informal institutions change first? Lessons from rule changes in professional American baseball pp. 728-753 Downloads
Aya S. Chacar, Sokol Celo and William Hesterly
From data problems to questions about sources: elements towards an institutional analysis of population-level organisational change. The case of British building societies, 1845–1980 pp. 754-777 Downloads
Olivier Butzbach

Volume 60, issue 4, 2018

Correction to: Emile and Isaac Pereire. Bankers, Socialists and Sephardic Jews in nineteenth-century France pp. x-x Downloads
The Editors
How far does the apple fall from the tree? The size of English bank branch networks in the nineteenth century pp. 447-473 Downloads
Victoria Barnes and Lucy Newton
Interweaving threads of credit and debt: Trading (through) textiles in colonial Dar es Salaam pp. 474-491 Downloads
Benjamin Brühwiler
Legal structure, business organisations and lobbying: The Japanese publishing sector, 1990–2001 pp. 492-511 Downloads
Takahiro Endo
In the city: The John Lewis partnership and planned shopping centres pp. 512-541 Downloads
Thomas R. Buckley
Innovation and entrepreneurship as strategies for success among Cuban-based firms in the late years of the transatlantic slave trade pp. 542-561 Downloads
Manuel Barcia and Effie Kesidou
Internationalisation choices of Polish firms during the post-socialism transition period: The role of institutional conditions at firm’s foundation pp. 562-600 Downloads
Mariola Ciszewska-Mlinaric, Krzysztof Obloj and Aleksandra Wasowska
Emile and Isaac Pereire. Bankers, socialists and Sephardic Jews in nineteenth-century France pp. 601-602 Downloads
Giandomenico Piluso
What is modernity? pp. 603-605 Downloads
Gita Piramal
The economic history of China: From antiquity to the nineteenth century pp. 605-607 Downloads
Carles Brasó Broggi
Dividends of development: Securities markets in the history of US capitalism, 1866–1922 pp. 608-609 Downloads
Mark Billings
La mobilisation financière pendant la Grande Guerre. Le front financier, un troisième front pp. 609-611 Downloads
Hubert Bonin

Volume 60, issue 3, 2018

Shady business: On the history of white-collar crime pp. 289-304 Downloads
Hartmut Berghoff and Uwe Spiekermann
The changing place of fraud in seventeenth-century public debates about international trading corporations pp. 305-320 Downloads
William A. Pettigrew
Privatisation and corruption in historical perspective: The case of secularisation in Bavaria and Prussia in the early nineteenth century pp. 321-342 Downloads
Robert Bernsee
White-collar crime and the law in nineteenth-century Britain pp. 343-360 Downloads
James Taylor
Cleaning San Francisco, cleaning the United States: The graft prosecutions of 1906–1909 and their nationwide consequences pp. 361-380 Downloads
Uwe Spiekermann
Howard Hopson’s billion dollar fraud: The rise and fall of associated gas & electric company, 1921–1940 pp. 381-398 Downloads
William J. Hausman
Corporate behaviour and ecological disaster: Dow Chemical and the Great Lakes mercury crisis, 1970–1972 pp. 399-422 Downloads
Simone M. Müller
“Organised irresponsibility”? The Siemens corruption scandal of the 1990s and 2000s pp. 423-445 Downloads
Hartmut Berghoff

Volume 60, issue 2, 2018

Thinking about industry decline: A qualitative meta-analysis and future research directions pp. 127-156 Downloads
Juha-Antti Lamberg, Jari Ojala and Mirva Peltoniemi
The drivers of firm longevity: Age, size, profitability and survivorship of Australian corporations, 1901–1930 pp. 157-177 Downloads
Laura Panza, Simon Ville and David Merrett
Longevity challenges and leadership interventions: Strategy journeys of two Indian banks pp. 178-201 Downloads
Kamal R. Sharma and Mukund R. Dixit
A European role in intra-Asian commercial development: The Maclaine Watson network and the Java sugar trade c.1840–1942 pp. 202-230 Downloads
Alexander Claver and G. Roger Knight
Accessing capital markets: Aristocrats and new share issues in the British bicycle boom of the 1890s pp. 231-256 Downloads
Shima Amini and Steven Toms
Trading forward: The Paris Bourse in the nineteenth century pp. 257-280 Downloads
Paul Lagneau-Ymonet and Angelo Riva
Jean Monnet, banquier, 1914–1945. Intérêts privés et intérêt général pp. 281-282 Downloads
Hubert Bonin
On the origins of self-service pp. 282-283 Downloads
Emanuela Scarpellini
Regulating competition. Cartel registers in the twentieth-century world pp. 283-286 Downloads
Mária Hidvégi
Les banques et les mutations des entreprises. Le cas de Lille-Roubaix-Tourcoing aux XIXe et XXe siècles pp. 286-288 Downloads
Carlo Brambilla

Volume 60, issue 1, 2018

Change of referencing style pp. 1-3 Downloads
Stephanie Decker, Ray Stokes, Andrea Colli, Abe de Jong, Paloma Fernandez Perez and Neil Rollings
War and economy. Rediscovering the eighteenth-century military entrepreneur pp. 4-22 Downloads
Rafael Torres-Sánchez, Pepijn Brandon and Marjolein ‘t Hart
The impact of war: New business networks and small-scale contractors in Britain, 1739–1770 pp. 23-40 Downloads
Gordon Bannerman
The French navy and war entrepreneurs: Identity, business relations, conflicts, and cooperation in the eighteenth century pp. 41-56 Downloads
David Plouviez
Military entrepreneurs and the development of the French economy in the eighteenth century pp. 57-71 Downloads
Pierrick Pourchasse
The Spanish monarchy as a contractor state in the eighteenth century: Interaction of political power with the market pp. 72-86 Downloads
Sergio Solbes Ferri
War contracting and artillery production in Spain pp. 87-104 Downloads
Agustín González Enciso
Shipbuilding administration under the Spanish Habsburg and Bourbon regimes (1590‒1834): A comparative perspective pp. 105-125 Downloads
Ivan Valdez-Bubnov
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