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Forthcoming Business History Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Paretian Tradition During the Interwar Period

    From Dynamics to Growth

    By Mario Pomini

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    The years in-between the two World Wars were a crucial period for the building of economic dynamics as an autonomous field. Different competing research programs arose at international level. Great progress was achieved by studies on the business cycle, with the first statistical applications....

    To Be Published May 11th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Economics of Quality, Grades and Brands (Routledge Revivals)

    By Peter Bowbrick

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Virtually every decision to produce, buy or sell is influenced by quality, yet until this book was first published in 1992, there had been very little attempt to produce a comprehensive and practical theory for this. Here, Peter Bowbrick brings together different traditions of quality analysis from...

    To Be Published June 1st 2014 by Routledge

  3. Historical Research in Marketing Management

    Edited by Mark Tadajewski, D.G. Brian Jones

    Series: Key Issues in Marketing Management

    This collection of articles deal with marketing history and the history of marketing thought, placing these subjects within a marketing management context. Despite the crucial role that historical research can play in expanding our understanding of marketing, studies of the history of marketing are...

    To Be Published June 24th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Gospel of Wealth in the American Novel (Routledge Revivals)

    The Rhetoric of Dreiser and Some of His Contemporaries

    By Arun Mukherjee

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Business and the businessman have had a fundamental place in American society since the inception of the nation. This tenet, the ‘gospel of wealth’, is a central concern in the novels of Theodore Dreiser and his contemporaries. First published in 1987, this study sets this group of writers in...

    To Be Published July 6th 2014 by Routledge

  5. A History of the Global Tin Industry, 1850 - 2000

    The Devil's Metal

    Edited by Mats Ingulstad, Andrew Perchard, Espen Storli

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Business History

    For most of the twentieth century tin was fundamental for both warfare and welfare. The importance of tin is most powerfully represented by the tin can - an invention which created a revolution in food preservation and helped feed both the armies of the great powers and the masses of the new urban...

    To Be Published August 26th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Power of Corporate Networks

    A Comparative and Historical Perspective

    Edited by Thomas David, Gerarda Westerhuis

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Business History

    Corporate networks, the links between companies and their leaders, reflect a country’s economic organization and its corporate governance system. Most research on corporate networks focuses on individual countries or particular time periods, however, making fruitful comparisons over...

    To Be Published September 4th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Varieties of Capitalism and Business History

    The Dutch Case

    Edited by Keetie E Sluyterman

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Business History

    The deep economic crisis in Europe and the US gives the study of capitalism a new relevance. Could a different organization of the economy have prevented the crisis? Could there be one best system for running a national economy? This volume gives a business history perspective on this debate,...

    To Be Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Organization of Transport

    A History of Users, Industry, and Public Policy

    Edited by Massimo Moraglio, Christopher Kopper

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Business History

    Over the past ten years, the study of mobility has demonstrated groundbreaking approaches and new research patterns. These investigations criticize the concept of mobility itself, suggesting the need to merge transport and communication research, and to approach the topic with novel instruments and...

    To Be Published December 30th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Essay on the Nature of Trade in General

    A Critical Edition

    By Richard Cantillon

    Edited by Richard van den Berg

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Written in the early 1730s, Richard Cantillon’s Essay on the Nature of Trade in General is widely recognised as being the first systematic treatise explaining the functioning of a market economy. Here, the text is reproduced verbatim in a uniquely comprehensive critical edition. The Essay, at the...

    To Be Published January 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Dynamics of International Business

    Comparative Perpsectives About Firms, Markets and Countries

    By Andrea Colli

    The Dynamics of International Business offers a comparative, chronological overview of the evolutionary patterns in the strategies and structures of firms active in international markets. Organized around eras of global economic development, this new text synthesizes the existing research on the...

    To Be Published February 14th 2015 by Routledge