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  1. Class, Politics and the Economy (Routledge Revivals)

    By Stewart Clegg, Paul Boreham, Geoff Dow

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This study, first published in 1986, provides a systematic account of the processes and structure of class formation in the major advanced capitalist societies. The focus is on the organizational mechanisms of class cohesion and division, theoretically deriving from a neo-Marxian perspective....

    Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Studies in the History of Latin American Economic Thought

    By Oreste Popescu

    This is the first study of the development of economic thought in Latin America. It traces the development of economic ideas during five centuries and across the whole continent. It addresses a wide range of approaches to economic issues including:* the scholastic tradition in Latin American...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Dynamics of the Modern Brewing Industry

    Edited by Terry Gourvish, Richard G. Wilson

    For the past two centuries, brewing has been a constantly innovative and evolving industry, subject to changes in technology, taste and industrial structure. This ground-breaking book is one of the first to examine the industry from the perspectives of economic and business history. It combines...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  4. The History of the Bundesbank

    Lessons for the European Central Bank

    Edited by Jakob De Haan

    After fifty years the Deutsche Bundesbank - the central bank that dominated European monetary affairs - has stepped down to entrust monetary policy to the European Central Bank (ECB). This is the first research work to thoroughly explore the lessons to be learned from the Bundesbank by the ECB, in...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Britain and the Sterling Area

    From Devaluation to Convertibility in the 1950s

    By Dr Catherine Schenk

    To complement current work on the British domestic economy in the post-war period it is necessary to examine external economic policy. Whilst considerable work has been done on Britain's relations with Europe and with America, the complexities of the sterling area have remained obscure. This volume...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  6. Monetary Standards and Exchange Rates

    Edited by Maria Cristina Marcuzzo, Lawrence H. Officer

    In this volume an international team of distinguished monetary historians examine the historical experience of exchange rate behaviour under different monetary regimes. The main focus is on metallic standards and fixed exchange rates, such as the gold standard. With its combination of thematic...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  7. Development of the Portugese Economy

    A Case of Europeanization

    By David Corkhill

    This book reveals how the previously weak Portuguese economy has now experienced growth, convergence, structural change and international competition. David Corkhill analyses the Europeanization of the Portuguese economy in the context of closer European integration, globalization and the...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  8. Conceiving Companies

    Joint Stock Politics in Victorian England

    By Timothy L. Alborn

    Questions concerning the relationships and boundaries between 'private' business and 'public' government are of great and perennial concern to economists, economic and business historians, political scientists and historians.Conceiving Companies discusses the birth and development of joint-stock...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Economy of East Central Europe, 1815-1989

    Stages of Transformation in a Peripheral Region

    By David Turnock

    From a widely published expert in the field, this major survey reviews two centuries of modernization and examines the dramatic changes in the economies of Eastern Europe. This is a new and comprehensive overview which incorporates fresh research and recent changes to the region to trace this...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  10. A History of Financial Crises

    Dreams and Follies of Expectations

    By Cihan Bilginsoy

    Series: Economics as Social Theory

    "Once-in-a-lifetime" financial crises have been a recurrent part of life in the last three decades. It is no longer possible to dismiss or ignore them as aberrations in an otherwise well-functioning system. Nor are they peculiar to recent times. Going back in history, asset price bubbles and...

    Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. International Trade

    To Be Published February 8th 2015
  2. Industrial Revolution

    To Be Published February 8th 2015
  3. Cocoa and Chocolate, 1765-1914
    By William Gervase Clarence-Smith
    To Be Published February 8th 2015
  4. A History of Indian Economic Thought
    By Ajit K. Dasgupta
    To Be Published February 8th 2015
  5. American Business Cycles 1945-50
    By Conrad Blyth
    To Be Published February 8th 2015

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