Economic History Review articles

Volume 0 (0)

Urban growth and change in 1940s Southeast Asia
Gregg Huff, Gillian Huff, ONLINE EARLY
Urban working-class food consumption and nutrition in Britain in 1904
Ian Gazeley, Andrew Newell, ONLINE EARLY
The making of a fiscal state in Song China, 960–1279
William Guanglin Liu, ONLINE EARLY

Volume 67 (4)

Introduction: The renaissance of African economic history
Gareth Austin, Stephen Broadberry, vol. 67 (4): 893-906
Writing history backwards or sideways: towards a consensus on African population, 1850–2010
Ewout Frankema, Morten Jerven, vol. 67 (4): 907-931
Settler skills and colonial development: the Huguenot wine-makers in eighteenth-century Dutch South Africa
Johan Fourie, Dieter Fintel, vol. 67 (4): 932-963
A West African experiment: constructing a GDP series for colonial Ghana, 1891–1950
Morten Jerven, vol. 67 (4): 964-992
What explains slow sub-Saharan African growth? Revisiting oil boom-era investment and productivity in Nigeria's national accounts, 1976–85
Hanaan Marwah, vol. 67 (4): 993-1011
The battle for rubber in Benin
James Fenske, vol. 67 (4): 1012-1034
Vent for surplus or productivity breakthrough? The Ghanaian cocoa take-off, c. 1890–1936
Gareth Austin, vol. 67 (4): 1035-1064
Climate, conflicts, and variations in prices on pre-colonial West African markets for staple crops
Klas Rönnbäck, vol. 67 (4): 1065-1088
The rise and fall of sterling in Liberia, 1847–1943
Leigh A. Gardner, vol. 67 (4): 1089-1112
List of publications on the economic and social history of Great Britain and Ireland published in 2013
Matthew Hale, Graham Raymond, Catherine Wright, vol. 67 (4): 1113-1154
Elizabeth Gemmill, The nobility and ecclesiastical patronage in thirteenth-century England (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2013. Pp. xii + 240. ISBN 9781843838128 Hbk. £60)
R. N. Swanson, vol. 67 (4): 1155-1156
Brendan Smith, Crisis and survival in late medieval Ireland: the English of Louth and their neighbours, 1330–1450 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. Pp. xvii + 260. 6 maps. 4 tabs. ISBN 9780199594757 Hbk. £65)
Sparky Booker, vol. 67 (4): 1156-1157
Jane Whittle, ed., Landlords and tenants in Britain, 1440–1660 (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2013. Pp. xv + 240. 7 figs. 4 tabs. ISBN 9781843838500 Pbk. £17.99)
James P. Bowen, vol. 67 (4): 1157-1159
Liam Kennedy and Philip Ollernshaw, Ulster since 1600: politics, economy and society (Oxford University Press, 2013. Pp. xviii + 355. ISBN 9780199583119 Hbk. £37)
Robert S. Rock, vol. 67 (4): 1159-1160
Peter Temin and Hans-Joachim Voth, Prometheus shackled: goldsmith banks and England's financial revolution after 1700 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012. Pp. ix + 214. ISBN 9780199944279 Hbk. £27.50)
Julian Hoppit, vol. 67 (4): 1160-1161
Ian Mitchell, Tradition and innovation in English retailing, 1700 to 1850: narratives of consumption (Farnham: Ashgate Publishing, 2014. Pp. xvi + 223. 2 figs. 12 tabs. ISBN 9781409443209 Hbk. £70)
Lucy A. Bailey, vol. 67 (4): 1161-1162
Peter Kirby, Child workers and industrial health in Britain 1780–1850 (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2013. Pp. xi + 212. 8 tabs. 6 figs. ISBN 9781843838845 Pbk. £17.99)
Alysa Levene, vol. 67 (4): 1162-1164
Susan B. Egenolf, Claudia Nelson, and Julie-Marie Strange, eds., British family life, 1780–1914, 5 vols. (London: Pickering and Chatto, 2013. Vol. I, pp. xxxiv + 364. Vol. II, pp. xxiii + 408. Vol. III, pp. xxii + 352. Vol. IV, pp. xxxiv + 364. Vol. V, pp
Eleanor Gordon, vol. 67 (4): 1164-1165
Laura Ugolini, Civvies: middle-class men on the English home front, 1914–18 (Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2013. Pp. viii + 339. 18 illus. ISBN 9780719086014 Hbk. £75)
Jonathan Boff, vol. 67 (4): 1165-1166
Peter Scott, The making of the modern British home: the suburban semi and family life between the wars (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. Pp. 288. 39 illus. ISBN 9780199677207 Hbk. £65)
Leif Jerram, vol. 67 (4): 1166-1168
Zosia Halina Archibald Ancient economies of the northern Aegean, fifth to first centuries BC (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. Pp. 416. 40 illus. ISBN 9780199682119 Hbk. £85)
Ben Russell, vol. 67 (4): 1168-1169
Charles R. Geisst, Beggar thy neighbor: a history of usury and debt (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2013. Pp. 400. ISBN 9780812244625 Hbk. £26/$39.95)
Rowena Olegario, vol. 67 (4): 1169-1170
Cordelia Beattie and Matthew Frank Stevens, eds., Married women and the law in premodern northwest Europe (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2013. Pp. x + 248, 2 figs. 11 tabs. ISBN 97818438333 Hbk. £60)
Catriona M. Macleod, vol. 67 (4): 1170-1172
Oscar Gelderblom, Cities of commerce: the institutional foundations of international trade in the Low Countries, 1250–1650 (Princeton, NJ, and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2013. Pp. xii + 293. 13 figs. 10 tabs. ISBN 9780691142883 Hbk. £24.95)
J. L. Bolton, vol. 67 (4): 1172-1173
Astrid Kander, Paolo Malanima, and Paul Warde, Power to the people: energy in Europe over the last five centuries (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2013. Pp. x + 457. 102 figs. 89 tabs. ISBN 9780691143620 Hbk. £27.95/$39.50)
Kate B. Showers, vol. 67 (4): 1173-1174
William N. Goetzmann, Catherine Labio, K. Geert Rouwenhorst, and Timothy G. Young, eds., The great mirror of folly: finance, culture, the crash of 1720 (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2013. Pp. xiv + 346. 255 illus. ISBN 9780300162462 Hbk. £50/$75)
Koji Yamamoto, vol. 67 (4): 1175-1176
Clare Haru Crowston, Credit, fashion, sex: economies of regard in Old Regime France (Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2013. Pp. xvii + 424. 26 illus. 9 tabs. ISBN 9780822355281 Pbk. £18.99)
Serena Dyer, vol. 67 (4): 1176-1177
Manuel Pérez-García, Vicarious consumers: trans-national meetings between the west and east in the Mediterranean world, 1730–1808 (Farnham: Ashgate, 2013. Pp. xxv + 375. 67 figs. 18 illus. 4 maps. 23 tabs. ISBN 9781409456858 Hbk. £75)
Nadia Fernandez-De-Pinedo, vol. 67 (4): 1177-1179
Marina Bonomelli, ed., Quaderni di sicurtà: documents on the history of insurance (rev. edn., Milan: Mondadori Electa, Fondazione Mansutti, 2011. Pp. 381. 505 plates. CD-ROM. ISBN 978883708587 Pbk. €70.00)
Robin Pearson, vol. 67 (4): 1179-1180
Jonathan Curry-Machado, ed., Global histories, imperial commodities, local interactions (Basingstoke: Palgrave MacMillan, 2013. Pp. 304. ISBN 9781137283597 Hbk. £60)
Roger Knight, vol. 67 (4): 1180-1181
Gwyn Campbell and Alessandro Stanziani, Bonded labour and debt in the Indian Ocean world (London and Vermont: Pickering and Chatto, 2013. Pp. xiii + 240. ISBN 9781848933781 Hbk. £60)
Christian G. De Vito, vol. 67 (4): 1181-1183
Victor Bulmer-Thomas, Economic history of the Caribbean since the Napoleonic Wars (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013. Pp. xxii + 710. 117 figs. 43 tabs. ISBN 9780521145602 Pbk. £29.99)
S. D. Smith, vol. 67 (4): 1183-1184
Harold James, Peter Borscheid, David Gugerli, and Tobias Straumann, The value of risk: Swiss Re and the history of reinsurance (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. Pp. xv + 432. 4 tabs. 4 figs. 88 plates. ISBN 9780199689804 Hbk. £40)
Stephan D. Werner, vol. 67 (4): 1184-1185
Paul D. Moreno, The American state from the Civil War to the New Deal: the twilight of constitutionalism and the triumph of progressivism (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013. Pp. xvi + 349. ISBN 9781107655010 Pbk. £19.99)
Laura Phillips Sawyer, vol. 67 (4): 1186-1187
Donald K. Stabile and Andrew F. Kozak, Markets, planning and the moral economy: business cycles in the Progressive Era and the New Deal (Edward Elgar: Cheltenham, 2012. Pp. 296. ISBN 9781781006764 Hbk. £80)
Alex Millmow, vol. 67 (4): 1187-1188
Mark Toma, Monetary policy and the onset of the Great Depression: the myth of Benjamin Strong as decisive leader (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. Pp. xix + 214. 40 figs. 25 tabs. ISBN 9781137372543 Hbk. £70)
Jonathan Rose, vol. 67 (4): 1188-1189
Nicholas Crafts and Peter Fearon, The Great Depression of the 1930s: lessons for today (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. Pp. xix + 459. 50 figs. 33 tabs. ISBN 9780199663187 Hbk. £68)
Harold James, vol. 67 (4): 1190-1191