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Economic History

Routledge Library Editions: Economic History reprints some of the most important works on economic history published in the last century.

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  1. The Rise of Merchant Banking

    By Stanley Chapman

    Series: Economic History

    This is the first serious history of merchant banking, based on the archives of the leading houses and the records of their activities throughout the world. It combines scholarly insight with readability, and offers a totally new assessment of the origins of one of the most dynamic sectors of the...

    Published October 18th 2010 by Routledge

  2. The Rise of the Corporate Economy

    By Leslie Hannah

    Series: Economic History

    First published in 1976, this much acclaimed book looks at the story of how today's large corporations have superseded the small competing firms of the nineteenth century. The long-run analysis confirms that the crucial periods in the formulation of the modern corporate system were the 1920's and...

    Published October 18th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Economic Progress and Policy in Developing Countries

    By Angus Maddison

    Series: Economic History

    First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 18th 2010 by Unknown

  4. The Long Wave in Economic Life

    By J.J. Van Duijn

    Series: Economic History

    Of all fluctuations in economic activity, the long wave or Kondratieff cycle is easily the most puzzling and least understood one. Does it really exist, and if so, is it only a cycle in prices or a cycle in economic activity at large? What causes it, and has it been confined to Europe or does it...

    Published November 2nd 2005 by Routledge

  5. The Banks and the Monetary System in the UK, 1959-1971

    Edited by J.E. Wadsworth

    Series: Economic History

    The annual Monetary Surveys published in the Midland Bank Review have become an established and authoritative source of reference for all students of money and banking and related topics, and for those concerned with general economics and current affairs. This superb volume brings together...

    Published November 2nd 2005 by Unknown

  6. Agrarian Change and Economic Development

    The Historical Problems

    Edited by E.L. Jones, S.J. Woolf

    Series: Economic History

    Agrarian Change and Economic Development is a landmark volume that examines the historical experience of the relationship between agrarian change and economic development. Because agriculture was until recently man's dominant occupation, scholars have traditionally drawn little attention to its...

    Published November 2nd 2005 by Unknown

  7. Agrarian Problems in the Sixteenth Century and After

    By Eric Kerridge

    Series: Economic History

    Presenting a full and precise description of all legal ties between landlord and tenant in early modern England, Agrarian Problems in the Sixteenth Century and After re-examines one of the key issues in English agrarian history - the question of the legal security of the copyholder. Comparing...

    Published November 2nd 2005 by Unknown

  8. British Agriculture

    1875-1914

    Edited by P J Perry

    Series: Economic History

    Profound Changes took place in British Agriculture between 1875 and 1914. After the prosperous years of the mid-nineteenth century came a period of difficulty for landowners and farmers, with falling prices, lower rents and untenanted farms. Previously attributed to bad seasons and increased food...

    Published November 2nd 2005 by Unknown

  9. History of English Corn Laws, A

    From 1660-1846

    By Donald Grove Barnes

    Series: Economic History

    First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 2nd 2005 by Routledge

  10. Industrial South Wales 1750-1914

    Essays in Welsh Economic History

    Edited by W.E Minchinton

    Series: Economic History

    South Wales was one of the main centres of the Industrial Revolution in Britain but the story of the rapid growth of an industrial society there has not yet been fully told, since much of the work done has consisted of articles rather than books. This volume brings together a selection of important...

    Published November 2nd 2005 by Routledge

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