Economic History Review articles

Volume 70 (3)

Susan Buckham, Peter C. Jupp, and Julie Rugg, eds., Death in modern Scotland, 1855–1955: beliefs, attitudes and practices (Bern: Peter Lang, 2016. Pp. xvi+336. 27 figs. 9 tabs. ISBN 9783034318211 Pbk. £60.89)
Helen Frisby, vol. 70 (3): 1023-1024
André Tchernia, The Romans and trade (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. Pp. xvi+380. 22 figs. ISBN 9780198723714 Hbk. £85)
Annalisa Marzano, vol. 70 (3): 1024-1025
Felix Brahm and Eve Rosenhaft, eds., Slavery hinterland: transatlantic slavery and continental Europe, 1680–1850 (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2016. Pp. xiv+261. 15 figs. ISBN 9781783271122 Pbk. £17.99)
Philip Misevich, vol. 70 (3): 1025-1026
Tirthankar Roy and Anand V. Swamy, Law and the economy in colonial India (Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2016. Pp. xii+240. 8 figs. 3 maps. 15 tabs. ISBN 9780226387642 Hbk. £31.50/$45)
B. R. Tomlinson, vol. 70 (3): 1027-1028
John D. Wong, Global trade in the nineteenth century: the House of Houqua and the Canton system (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016. Pp. xii+247. 14 figs. ISBN 9781107150669 Hbk. £64.99/$99.99)
G. Roger Knight, vol. 70 (3): 1028-1029
Fabien Cardoni, ed., Les banques françaises et la Grande Guerre (Paris: Comité pour l'histoire économique et financière de la France-Igpde, series, 2016. Pp. 292. ISBN 9782111293946. €28)
Hubert Bonin, vol. 70 (3): 1029-1030
Kim Oosterlinck, trans. Anthony Bulger, Hope springs eternal: French bondholders and the repudiation of Russian sovereign debt (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2016. Pp. xvi+244. 4 figs. 7 tabs. ISBN 9780300190915 Hbk. £55/$85)
William R. Summerhill, vol. 70 (3): 1031-1032
Chris Miller, The struggle to save the Soviet economy: Mikhail Gorbachev and the collapse of the USSR (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2016. Pp. xx+244. 11 charts. 1 tab. ISBN 9781469630175 Hbk. £29.50/$29.95)
Olga Velikanova, vol. 70 (3): 1032-1033
Youssef Cassis, Andrea Colli, and Harm G. Schröter, eds., The performance of European business in the twentieth century (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. Pp. xiv+359. 2 figs. 125 tabs. ISBN 9780198749776 Hbk. £65)
Rowena Olegario, vol. 70 (3): 1033-1034
Charles H. Anderton and Jurgen Brauer, eds., Economic aspects of genocides, other mass atrocities, and their prevention (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. Pp. xvii+709. 46 figs. 48 tabs. ISBN 9780199378296 Hbk. £64)
Hein A. M. Klemann, vol. 70 (3): 1035-1035
Per Hõgselius, Arne Kaijser, and Erik van der Vleuten, Europe's infrastructure transition: economy, war, nature (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. xxiv+454. 77 figs. ISBN 9780230307995 Hbk. £60/$90)
Robert Millward, vol. 70 (3): 1036-1037
Christopher Isett and Stephen Miller, The social history of agriculture (Lanham, Md., and London: Rowman & Littlefield, 2017. Pp. xvi + 387. 16 figs. 5 maps ISBN 9781442209671 Pbk. £29.95)
Paul Brassley, vol. 70 (3): 1037-1038
Leonor Freire Costa, Pedro Lains, and Susana Munch, An economic history of Portugal 1143–2010 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016. Pp. xii+406. 20 figs. 10 maps. 54 tabs. ISBN 9781107035546 Hbk. £74.99/$120)
Francisco Henriques, vol. 70 (3): 1038-1039
William O. Coleman, ed., Only in Australia: the history, politics and economics of Australian exceptionalism (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. Pp. xiv+320. 8 tabs. ISBN 9780198753254 Hbk. £35)
Stuart Macintyre, vol. 70 (3): 1039-1040
Peter H. Lindert and Jeffrey G. Williamson, Unequal gains: American growth and inequality since 1700 (Princeton, NJ, and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2016. Pp. xx+398. 30 figs. 68 tabs. ISBN 9780691170497 Hbk. $35.00/27.95)
Suresh Naidu, vol. 70 (3): 1041-1042
Matthias Schmelzer, The hegemony of growth: the OECD and the making of the economic growth paradigm (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016. Pp. xii+384. 6 figs. 4 tabs. ISBN 9781107130609 Hbk. £64.99/$99.99)
Simone Selva, vol. 70 (3): 1042-1044
Hirokazu Miyazaki and Richard Swedberg, eds., The economy of hope (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017. Pp. 198. 5 figs. 2 tabs. ISBN 9780812248692 Hbk. £32.50/$49.95)
Sophus A. Reinert, vol. 70 (3): 1044-1045
Roderick Floud, Santhi Hejeebu, and David Mitch, eds., Humanism challenges materialism in economics and economic history (Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2017. Pp. 276. 8 figs. ISBN 9780226419588 Hbk. $65/£49)
Mark Koyama, vol. 70 (3): 1045-1046
Simon Gunn and Lucy Faire, eds., Research methods for history (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2016. Pp. x+278. 9 figs. 10 tabs. ISBN 9781474408769 Pbk. £26.99)
Will Pooley, vol. 70 (3): 1046-1048

Volume 70 (2)

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vol. 70 (2): 371-372
Martin Allen and Matthew Davies, eds., Medieval merchants and money: essays in honour of James L. Bolton (London: Institute of Historical Research, 2016. Pp. xx+363. 10 figs. 27 tabs. ISBN 9781909646162. £40)
William Caferro, vol. 70 (2): 659-660
Benjamin Thompson and John Watts, eds., Political society in later medieval England. A Festschrift for Christine Carpenter (Woodbridge: Boydell and Brewer, 2015. Pp. 280. 4 illus. ISBN 9781783270309 Hbk. £60)
Serena Ferente, vol. 70 (2): 660-661
Nicholas R. Amor, From wool to cloth: the triumph of the Suffolk clothier (Bungay, Suffolk: RefineCatch Limited, 2016. Pp. xx+282. 17 figs. 14 maps. 24 plates. 19 tabs. ISBN 0995508507 Hbk. £20)
John Oldland, vol. 70 (2): 662-663
Thomas Malcomson, Order and disorder in the British navy, 1793–1815: control, resistance, flogging and hanging (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2016. Pp. xii+304. 2 maps. ISBN 9781783271191 Hbk. £75)
Roger Morriss, vol. 70 (2): 663-664
Helen Watt and Anne Hawkins, eds., Letters of seamen in the wars with France, 1793–1815 (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2016. Pp. xx+668. 6 illus. 5 tabs. ISBN 9781843838968 Hbk. £95)
Joseph Cozens, vol. 70 (2): 664-665
Charlotte Wildman, Urban redevelopment and modernity in Liverpool and Manchester, 1918–1939 (London and New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2016. Pp. xiv+287. 17 figs. 4 tabs. ISBN 9781474257367 Hbk. £90)
Barry M. Doyle, vol. 70 (2): 665-667
Richard von Glahn, The economic history of China: from antiquity to the nineteenth century (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016. Pp. xiv+461. ISBN 9781107030565 Pbk. £24.99/$39.99)
Niv Horesh, vol. 70 (2): 667-669
Larry Neal, Concise history of international finance: from Babylon to Bernanke (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016. Pp. 376. ISBN 9781107034174 Hbk. £59.99)
Marc Weidenmier, vol. 70 (2): 669-670
Bas van Bavel, The invisible hand? How market economies have emerged and declined since AD500 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. Pp. xii + 330. 2 figs. 3 maps. 6 tabs. ISBN 9780199608133 Hbk. £35)
Mark Casson, vol. 70 (2): 671-672
Bruce M. S. Campbell, The great transition: climate, disease and society in the late-medieval world (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016. Pp. xvi+463. 78 figs. 12 tabs. ISBN 9780521195881 Hbk. £69.99/$105; 9780521144438 Pbk. £22.99/$34.99)
Christopher Dyer, vol. 70 (2): 672-673
Gerhard Jaritz and Katalin Szende, eds., Medieval east central Europe in a comparative perspective: from frontier zones to lands in focus (London and New York: Routledge, 2016. Pp. xiv+265. 34 figs. 5 tabs. ISBN 9781138923478 Pbk. £29.99)
Karel Davids, vol. 70 (2): 673-674
Donald J. Harreld, ed., A companion to the Hanseatic League (Leiden: Brill, 2015. Pp viii + 277. 9 figs. 2 maps. 6 tabs. ISBN 9789004282889 Hbk. £86)
Stephen H. Rigby, vol. 70 (2): 674-675
Silvia Sovič, Pat Thane, and Pier Paolo Viazzo, eds., The history of families and households: comparative European dimensions (Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2016. Pp. xii+263. 13 figs. 46 tabs. ISBN 9789004307858 €104/$135)
Mikolaj Szoltysek, vol. 70 (2): 677-678
Rafael Torres Sánchez, Military entrepreneurs & the Spanish contractor state in the eighteenth century (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. pp. xxii+297. 18 figs. 16 maps. 10 tabs. ISBN 9780198784111 Hbk. £60)
Aaron Graham, vol. 70 (2): 680-681
Philip Misevich and Kristin Mann, eds., The rise and demise of slavery and the slave trade in the Atlantic world (Rochester, NY, and Woodbridge: University of Rochester Press, 2016. Pp. xiv+361. 9 figs. 21 tabs. ISBN 9781580465601 Hbk. £80)
Mary Wills, vol. 70 (2): 681-682
Ghulam A. Nadri, The political economy of indigo in India, 1580–1930: a global perspective (Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2016. Pp. xviii+246. 18 figs. 2 maps. 9 tabs. ISBN 9789004311541 Hbk. €109/$141)
Prakash Kumar, vol. 70 (2): 682-683
Gergely Baics, Feeding Gotham: the political economy and geography of food in New York, 1790–1860 (Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2016. Pp. xviii+347. 19 figs. 16 maps. 7 plates. 10 tabs. ISBN 9780691168791 Hbk. £29.95/$39.95)
Susan Parham, vol. 70 (2): 684-685
Naiem A. Sherbiny and Omaima M. Hatem, State and entrepreneurs in Egypt: economic development since 1805 (New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 2015. Pp. xix+195. ISBN 9781137567536 Hbk. £70)
Mohamed Saleh, vol. 70 (2): 685-686
Magnus Henrekson and Mikael Stenkula, eds., Swedish taxation: developments since 1862 (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. Pp. 334. ISBN 9781137478146 Hbk. £75)
Jari Ojala, vol. 70 (2): 686-688
Robert Fitzgerald, The rise of the global company: multinationals and the making of the modern world (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016. Pp xii+622. 39 tabs. ISBN 9780521614962 Pbk. £19.99/$29.99)
Andrea Colli, vol. 70 (2): 688-689