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You are currently browsing 41–50 of 513 new and published books in the subject of Economic History — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. The American Economy 1860-1940

    By A.J. Youngson Brown

    Series: Economic History

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

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Victorian Working Women

    An historical and literary study of women in British industries and professions 1832-1850

    By Wanda F. Neff

    Series: Economic History

    This book was first published in 1929....

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Trade Winds

    A Study of British Overseas Trade During the French Wars 1793-1815

    Edited by C.Northcote Parkinson

    Series: Economic History

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

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Mergers, Acquisitions and Global Empires

    Tolerance, Diversity and the Success of M&A

    By Ko Unoki

    Companies that have acquired other enterprises through mergers and acquisitions (M&A) have in essence become entities that are akin to the global "empires" of history. In this book, the author weaves a unique narrative that looks at both empires of business created from M&A and global...

    Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Transformation of the International Order of Asia

    Decolonization, the Cold War, and the Colombo Plan

    Edited by Shigeru Akita, Gerold Krozewski, Shoichi Watanabe

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

    In Asia the 1950s were dominated by political decolonization and the emergence of the Cold War system, and newly independent countries were able to utilize the transformed balance of power for their own economic development through economic and strategic aid programmes. This book examines the...

    Published July 8th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Fighting Market Failure

    Collected Essays in the Cambridge Tradition of Economics

    By Maria Cristina Marcuzzo

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    This collection brings together fifteen essays published between 1994 and 2008 which all look into the contribution of a remarkable group of economists known as the "Cambridge school" or the "Cambridge Keynesians". The people involved are better defined as a "group" rather than a "school", to...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Standard of Living and Revolutions in Imperial Russia, 1700-1917

    By Boris Mironov

    Edited by Gregory Freeze

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Economic History

    This is the first full-scale anthropometric history of Imperial Russia (1700-1917). It mobilizes an immense volume of archival material to chart the growth, weight, and other anthropometric indicators of the male and female populations in order to chart how the standard of living in Russia changed...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Sympathy and the State in the Romantic Era

    Systems, State Finance, and the Shadows of Futurity

    By Robert Mitchell

    Series: Routledge Studies in Romanticism

    Sympathy and the State in the Romantic Era explores a fascinating connection between two seemingly unrelated Romantic-era discourses, outlining the extent to which eighteenth and early nineteenth century theories of sympathy were generated by crises of state finance. Through readings of authors...

    Published July 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  9. From Empires to Imperialism

    The State and the Rise of Bourgeois Civilisation

    By Boris Kagarlitsky

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    Translated from the original Russian, this book analyzes the economic development of leading European empires and the United States of America. The author exposes the myths of the spontaneous emergence of the market economy and the role of government as a disincentive towards private initiative,...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Marginal Productivity Theory of Distribution

    A Critical History

    By John Pullen

    Series: Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

    The Marginal Productivity Theory of Distribution (MPTD) claims that in a free-market economy the demand for a factor of production will depend upon its marginal product – where "marginal product" is defined as the change in total product that is caused by, or that follows, the addition or...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Footbinding and Women's Labor in Sichuan
    By Hill Gates
    To Be Published December 23rd 2014
  2. International Trade

    To Be Published January 5th 2015
  3. Industrial Revolution

    To Be Published January 5th 2015
  4. A History of Indian Economic Thought
    By Ajit K. Dasgupta
    To Be Published January 5th 2015
  5. Competing Economic Theories: Essays in Honour of Giovanni Caravale
    By Sergio Nisticò, Domenico Tosato
    To Be Published January 5th 2015

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