Economic History Review articles

Volume 69 (1)

Akira Hayami, Japan’s industrious revolution: economic and social transformations in the early modern period (Tokyo and London: Springer, 2015. Pp. xix + 130. 6 figs. 1 map. 1 tab. ISBN 9784431551416 Hbk. £90)
Penelope Francks, vol. 69 (1): 381-383
Adrian Leonard and David Pretel, eds., The Caribbean and the Atlantic world economy: circuits of trade, money and knowledge, 1650–1914 (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. Pp. xiv + 319. 16 figs. 26 tabs. ISBN 9781137432711 Hbk. £68)
Henrice Altink, vol. 69 (1): 383-385
Pedro Machado, Ocean of trade: South Asian merchants, Africa and the Indian Ocean, c. 1750–1850 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014. Pp. xv + 315. 2 figs. 8 maps. 3 tabs. ISBN 9781107070264 Hbk. £65)
George Bryan Souza, vol. 69 (1): 385-386
Avner Greif, Lynne Kiesling, and John V. C. Nye, eds., Institutions, innovation and industrialization: essays in economic history and development (Princeton, NJ, and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. Pp. viii + 430. ISBN 9780691157344 Hbk. £34.95)
C. Knick Harley, vol. 69 (1): 386-387
Rafael Torres Sánchez, Constructing a fiscal-military state in eighteenth century Spain (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. Pp. xviii + 253. 38 figs. 25 tabs. ISBN 9781137478658 Hbk. £75)
Aaron Graham, vol. 69 (1): 387-388
Simon Ville and Glenn Withers, eds., The Cambridge economic history of Australia (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015. Pp. xxi + 668. 64 figs. 4 maps 42 tabs. ISBN 9781107029491 Hbk. £120/$180)
G. R. Hawke, vol. 69 (1): 388-390
Brian P. Luskey and Wendy A. Woloson, eds., Capitalism by gaslight: illuminating the economy of nineteenth-century America (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2015. Pp. 328. 19 illus. ISBN 9780812246896 Hbk. £32.50)
Stanley Buder, vol. 69 (1): 390-391
South-eastern European monetary and economic statistics from the nineteenth century to World War II (Athens: Bank of Greece, Sofia: Bulgarian National Bank, Bucharest: National Bank of Romania, Vienna: Oesterreicshische Nationalbank, 2014. Pp. 405. 87 fi
Stefan Nikolić, vol. 69 (1): 391-392
Yanni Kotsonis, States of obligation: taxes and citizenship in the Russian Empire and early Soviet Republic (Toronto, Buffalo, and London, Toronto University Press, 2014. Pp. xix + 483. 6 illus. ISBN 9781442643543 Hbk. $80)
Lara Cook, vol. 69 (1): 392-394
Ralf Roth and Colin Divall, eds., From rail to road and back again? A century of transport competition and interdependency (Farnham: Ashgate Publishing, 2015. Pp. xxii + 415. 38 figs. 8 tabs. ISBN 9781409440468 Hbk. £80)
Mark Casson, vol. 69 (1): 394-395
Paul Caruana Galizia, Mediterranean labor markets in the first age of globalization: an economic history of real wages and market integration (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. Pp. xvi + 197. 24 figs. 11 tabs. ISBN 9781137401083 Hbk. £75)
Carlo Ciccarelli, vol. 69 (1): 395-396
Brian Phillips Murphy, Building the empire state: political economy in the early republic (Philadelphia: Pennsylvania University Press, 2015. Pp. xii + 287. 7 figs. ISBN 9780812247169 Hbk. £32.50/$49.95)
Robert E. Wright, vol. 69 (1): 396-398
Ali Kabiri, The Great Crash of 1929: a reconciliation of theory and evidence (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. Pp. xiv + 236. 34 figs. 24 tabs. ISBN 9781137372888 Hbk. £75)
Clive Walker, vol. 69 (1): 398-399
Barry J. Eichengreen, Hall of mirrors: the Great Depression, the Great Recession and the uses and misuses of history (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. Pp. vi + 512. ISBN 9780199392001 Hbk. £20)
Roger Middleton, vol. 69 (1): 399-400
Juliane Czierpka, Kathrin Oerters, and Nora Thorade eds., Regions, industries and heritage: perspectives on economy, society, and culture in modern western Europe (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. Pp. xviii + 288. 20 figs. 6 maps. 9 tabs. ISBN 9781
Ian Donnachie, vol. 69 (1): 400-402
Eugene N. White, Kenneth Snowden, and Price Fishback eds., Housing and mortgage markets in historical perspective (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2014. Pp. 496. 50 tabs. ISBN 9780226073842 Hbk. $110)
Katharina Knoll, Moritz Schularick, vol. 69 (1): 402-403
Michael D. Bordo, Owen F. Humpage, and Anna J. Schwartz, Strained relations: US foreign-exchange operations and monetary policy in the twentieth century (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2015. Pp. x + 442. 74 figs. 17 tabs. ISBN 9780226051482 Hbk. £
Paul Turner, vol. 69 (1): 403-404
Shu Guang Zhang, Beijing’s economic statecraft during the Cold War 1949–1991 (Washington: Woodrow Wilson Center Press, Baltimore: John Hopkins University Press, 2014. Pp. xvi + 477. ISBN 9781421415833 Hbk. £90/$155)
Xiaobing Wang, vol. 69 (1): 405-406
Bruce Smardon, Asleep at the switch: the political economy of federal research and development policy since 1960 (Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2015. Pp. vii + 490. ISBN 9780773544277 Hbk. $110)
Taylor Jaworski, vol. 69 (1): 406-407

Volume 68 (4)

List of publications on the economic and social history of Great Britain and Ireland published in 2014
Matthew Hale, Graham Raymond, Catherine Wright, vol. 68 (4): 1388-1440
Adam Lucas, Ecclesiastical lordship, seigneurial power and the commercialization of milling in medieval England (Farnham: Ashgate, 2014. Pp. xxii + 414. ISBN 9781409421962 Hbk. £90)
Richard Holt, vol. 68 (4): 1441-1442
Mark Brayshay, Land travel and communications in Tudor and Stuart England: achieving a joined-up realm (Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2014. Pp. xxiv + 417. 71 figs. 21 tabs. ISBN 9781846319501 Hbk. £80)
Justin Colson, vol. 68 (4): 1442-1443
Martin Allen and D'Maris Coffman, eds., Money, prices and wages: essays in honour of Professor Nicholas Mayhew (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. Pp xiv + 284. 38 figs. 51 tabs. ISBN 9781137394019 Hbk. £75)
Judy Stephenson, vol. 68 (4): 1443-1444
Chris Briggs, P. M. Kitson, and S. J. Thompson, eds., Population, welfare and economic change in Britain, 1290–1834 (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2014. Pp. xvi + 345. 18 figs. 30 tabs. ISBN 9781843839552 Pbk. £25)
David Hitchcock, vol. 68 (4): 1445-1446
William A. Pettigrew, Freedom's debt. The Royal African Company and the politics of the Atlantic slave trade, 1672–1752 (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2013. Pp. 262. ISBN 9781469611815 Hbk. $45)
Nuala Zahedieh, vol. 68 (4): 1446-1448
Peter D. Wright, Life on the Tyne: water trades on the lower river Tyne in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, a reappraisal (Farnham: Ashgate, 2014. Pp. xviii + 199. 12 figs. 27 tabs. ISBN 9781472426338 Hbk. £70)
Andy Burn, vol. 68 (4): 1448-1449
Brian Bonnyman, The Third Duke of Buccleuch and Adam Smith: estate management and improvement in Enlightenment Scotland (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2014. Pp. x + 218. 7 figs. ISBN 9780748642007 Hbk. £45)
Michael Turner, vol. 68 (4): 1449-1450
Katie Barclay and Deborah Simonton, Women in eighteenth-century Scotland: intimate, intellectual and public lives (Farnham: Ashgate, 2013. Pp. xiii + 288. 3 figs. 19 illus. 1 tab. ISBN 9781409450467 Hbk. £75)
Nicola Cowmeadow, vol. 68 (4): 1450-1451
Alexander Mercer, Infections, chronic disease, and the epidemiological transition: a new perspective (Woodbridge: Boydell & Brewer, Rochester: University of Rochester Press, 2014. Pp. xiv + 338. 65 figs. 13 tabs. ISBN 9781580465083 Hbk. £80)
Martin Moore, vol. 68 (4): 1452-1453
Carl Griffin, Protest, politics and work in rural England (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. Pp. xviii + 228. ISBN 9780230299672 Hbk. £60; Pbk. £20.99)
Jeremy Burchardt, vol. 68 (4): 1453-1455
Ian Levitt, ed., Treasury control and public expenditure in Scotland, 1885–1979 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. Pp. xiv + 277. ISBN 9780197265796 Hbk. £60)
Jim Tomlinson, vol. 68 (4): 1455-1456
Peter Sloman, The Liberal party and the economy, 1929–1964 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. Pp. xvix + 281. ISBN 9780198723509 Hbk. £65)
G. C. Peden, vol. 68 (4): 1456-1457
Brian Short, The battle of the fields: rural community and authority in Britain during the Second World War (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2014. Pp. xii + 468. 42 illus. 49 tabs. ISBN 9781843839378 Hbk. £75)
Paul Brassley, vol. 68 (4): 1457-1458
William A. Allen, Monetary policy and financial repression in Britain, 1951–59 (Palgrave Macmillan: Basingstoke, 2014. Pp. xii + 287 30 figs. 14 tabs. ISBN 9781137383815 Hbk. £70)
Peter Scott, vol. 68 (4): 1458-1460
Richard C. Hoffman, An environmental history of medieval Europe (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014. Pp. xvii + 409. 27 figs. 13 maps. ISBN 9780521876964 Pbk. £19.99)
William Calvert, vol. 68 (4): 1460-1461
Matteo di Tullio, The wealth of communities: war, resources and cooperation in Renaissance Lombardy (Farnham: Ashgate, 2014. Pp. xvi + 217. ISBN 9781472442468 Hbk. £70)
Matthew Vester, vol. 68 (4): 1461-1462
Tim Carter and Richard A. Goldthwaite, Orpheus in the marketplace: Jacopo Peri and the economy of late Renaissance Florence (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2013. Pp. xiv + 479. 25 figs. 14 tabs. ISBN 9780674724648 Hbk. £36.95)
Kelley Harness, vol. 68 (4): 1463-1464
Catharina Lis and Hugo Soly, Worthy efforts: attitudes to work and workers in pre-industrial Europe (Leiden: Brill, 2012. Pp. xiv + 664. ISBN 9789004231436 Hbk. $179/€129)
Philip Hoffmann-Rehnitz, vol. 68 (4): 1464-1466
Jérôme Blanc and Ludovic Desmedt, eds., Les pensées monétaires dans l'histoire: l'Europe, 1517–1776 (Paris: Classiques Garnier, 2014. Pp. 1057. 8 figs. 16 tabs. ISBN 9782812428630 Pbk. €39.00)
Stefano Ugolini, vol. 68 (4): 1466-1467
Wenkai He, Paths toward the modern fiscal state: England, Japan, and China (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2013. Pp. x + 313. 64 figs. 4 maps. 42 tabs. ISBN 9780674072787 Hbk. £40.95)
Mark Dincecco, vol. 68 (4): 1467-1468