Economic History Review articles

Volume 67 (2)

Gelina Harlaftis , Stig Tenold , and Jesús M. Valdaliso , eds., The world's key industry: history and economics of international shipping (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012. Pp. xiv + 305. 14 tabs. 13 figs. 7 tabs. ISBN 9780230369146 Hbk. £65)
Richard Sicotte, vol. 67 (2): 600-601
Douglas E. Haynes, Small town capitalism in western India: artisans, merchants and the making of the informal economy, 1870–1960 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012. Pp. xv + 344. 17 illus. 2 maps. 12 tabs. ISBN 9780521193337 Hbk. £65/US$99)
Bishnupriya Gupta, vol. 67 (2): 601-602
Martijn Konings, The development of American finance (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012. Pp. viii + 199. ISBN 9780521195256 Hbk. £55/US$90)
Christopher Kobrak, vol. 67 (2): 602-604
Hartmut Berghoff , Philip Scranton , and Uwe Spiekermann , eds., The rise of marketing and market research (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012. Pp. 312. 10 figs. ISBN 9780230341067 Hbk. £55)
D. G. Brian Jones, vol. 67 (2): 604-605
A. Gandy, The early computer industry: limitations of scale and scope (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012. Pp. xvii + 348. 28 figs. 46 tabs. ISBN 9780230389106 Hbk. £70)
Jeffrey Yost, vol. 67 (2): 605-606

Volume 67 (1)

Where have all the brides gone? Son preference and marriage in India over the twentieth century
Bishnupriya Gupta, vol. 67 (1): 1-24
Wool and cloth production in late medieval and early Tudor England
John Oldland, vol. 67 (1): 25-47
Gender, productivity, and the nature of work and pay: evidence from the late nineteenth-century tobacco industry
Maria Stanfors, Tim Leunig, Björn Eriksson, Tobias Karlsson, vol. 67 (1): 48-65
Prices and production: agricultural supply response in fourteenth-century England
Eric B. Schneider, vol. 67 (1): 66-91
Taking firms to the stock market: IPOs and the importance of large banks in imperial Germany, 1896–1913
Sibylle H. Lehmann, vol. 67 (1): 92-122
The credit relationship between Henry III and merchants of Douai and Ypres, 1247–70
Adrian R. Bell, Chris Brooks, Tony K. Moore, vol. 67 (1): 123-145
De-industrialization and re-industrialization in the Middle East: reflections on the cotton industry in Egypt and in the Izmir region
Laura Panza, vol. 67 (1): 146-169
Transatlantic steerage fares, British and Irish migration, and return migration, 1815–60
John Killick, vol. 67 (1): 170-191
Debt policy under constraints: Philip II, the Cortes, and Genoese bankers
Carlos Álvarez-Nogal, Christophe Chamley, vol. 67 (1): 192-213
Wars are becoming less frequent: a response to Harrison and Wolf
Kristian Skrede Gleditsch, Steve Pickering, vol. 67 (1): 214-230
The frequency of wars: reply to Gleditsch and Pickering
Mark Harrison, Nikolaus Wolf, vol. 67 (1): 231-239
Review of periodical literature published in 2012
Michael Costen, James Davis, Helen Paul, Patrick Walsh, Tom Crook, Aashish Velkar, Christopher Godden, vol. 67 (1): 240-293
Matthew Davies and James A. Galloway , eds., London and beyond: essays in honour of Derek Keene (London: London Institute of Historical Research, 2012. Pp. xviii + 373. 23 tabs. ISBN 9781905165704 Hbk. £40)
D. M. Palliser, vol. 67 (1): 294-295
Robert O. Bucholz and Joseph P. Ward, London: a social and cultural history, 1550–1750 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012. Pp. xvi + 367. 53 figs. 4 maps. ISBN 9780521896528 Hbk. £16.99/$27.99)
Jacob F. Field, vol. 67 (1): 295-296
Julian Hoppit , ed., Nehemiah Grew and England's economic development: the means of a most ample increase of the wealth and strength of England, 1706–7 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012. Pp. xiii + 114. ISBN 9780197264959 Hbk. £40)
Adrian Williamson, vol. 67 (1): 296-297
Larry Neal, ‘I am not master of events’: the speculation of John Law and Lord Londonderry in the Mississippi and South Sea Bubbles (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2012. Pp. xiv + 214. ISBN 9780300153163 Hbk. £35)
Helen Julia Paul, vol. 67 (1): 297-298
Alysa Levene, The childhood of the poor: welfare in eighteenth-century London (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012. Pp. xii + 250. 6 figs. 11 tabs. ISBN 9780230354807 Hbk. £55)
Samantha Williams, vol. 67 (1): 298-300
Graeme Morton, Ourselves and others: Scotland 1832–1914 (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2012. Pp. vii + 312. 16 figs. 21 tabs. ISBN 9780748620494 Pbk. £19.99)
Alexander Murdoch, vol. 67 (1): 300-301
L. M. Cullen, Economy, trade and Irish merchants at home and abroad, 1600–1988 (Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2012. Pp. 320. ISBN 9781846823190 Hbk. £50.00)
Emmet O'Connor, vol. 67 (1): 301-302
Aashish Velkar, Markets and measurements in nineteenth-century Britain (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012. Pp. xv + 362. 14 figs. 13 tabs. ISBN 9781107023338 Hbk. £60)
Alessandro Nuvolari, vol. 67 (1): 302-304
Ben Jones, The working class in mid twentieth-century England: community, identity and social memory (Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2012. Pp. xvi+262. 14 figs. 8 tabs. ISBN 9780719084737 Hbk. £65)
Jim Phillips, vol. 67 (1): 304-305
Andrew Perchard, Aluminiumville: government, global business and the Scottish Highlands (Lancaster: Crucible Books, 2012. Pp. xvi + 416. 7 figs. 2 tabs. ISBN 9781905472154 Pbk. £14.99)
Martin Chick, vol. 67 (1): 305-306
Claire Holleran, Shopping in ancient Rome: the retail trade in the late Republic and the Principate (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012. Pp. xii + 304. 23 figs. 3 maps. ISBN 978019969219 Hbk. £65)
Neville Morley, vol. 67 (1): 306-307
Sophus A. Reinert, Translating empire: emulation and the origins of political economy (Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press, 2011. Pp. xiii + 438. 20 figs. 2 maps. ISBN 9780674061514 Hbk. £40.95) Sophus A. Reinert, ed., Antonio Serra , A short treati
Keith Tribe, vol. 67 (1): 308-310
Bartolomé Yun-Casalilla and Patrick K. O'Brien with Francisco Comín Comín, eds., The rise of fiscal states: a global history, 1500–1914 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012. Pp. xxi + 471. 41 figs. 51 tabs. ISBN 9781107013513 Hbk. £65)
Tuan-Hwee Sng, vol. 67 (1): 310-311
Tirthankar Roy, Natural disasters and Indian history (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012. Pp. xii + 165. 3 figs. 1 map. ISBN 9780198075370 Pbk. £6.99)
B. R. Tomlinson, vol. 67 (1): 311-312
Prasannan Parthasarathi, Why Europe grew rich and Asia did not: global divergence, 1600–1850 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011. Pp. xviii + 365. 7 figs. 4 maps. 8 tabs. ISBN 9781107000308 Hbk. £55/$90)
Neeraj Hatekar, vol. 67 (1): 312-314
Toyin Falola and Emily Brownell , eds., Africa, empire and globalization: essays in honour of A. G. Hopkins (Durham, NC: Carolina Academic Press, 2011. Pp. xxiv + 657. 8 illus. 1 map. 7 tabs. ISBN 9781594609152 Hbk. £56.50/$80)
William G. Clarence-Smith, vol. 67 (1): 314-315
Moramay López-Alonso, Measuring up: a history of living standards in Mexico, 1850–1950 (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2012. Pp. xvii + 276. 19 figs. 12 photos. 31 tabs. ISBN 9780804773164 Hbk. £54.95)
Colin M. Lewis, vol. 67 (1): 315-316
Gabriel Tortella and Gloria Quiroga, Entrepreneurship and growth: an international historical perspective (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. Pp. xvi + 248. 62 tabs. ISBN 9781137033345 Hbk. £65)
Niall G. Mackenzie, vol. 67 (1): 316-317
Shizuya Nishimura , Toshio Suzuki , and Ranald Michie , eds., The origins of international banking in Asia: the nineteenth and twentieth centuries (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012. Pp. 251. 20 figs. 52 tabs. ISBN 9780199646326 Hbk. £55)
C. Edoardo Altamura, vol. 67 (1): 317-319
Gijsbert Oonk, Settled strangers: Asian business elites in East Africa (1800–2000) (New Delhi: Sage Publications, 2013. Pp. xix + 270. 6 figs. 3 photos. 4 tabs. ISBN 9788132110545 Hbk. £40)
Sumita Mukherjee, vol. 67 (1): 319-320
Robert P. Wolensky and William A. Hastie, Anthracite labor wars: tenancy, Italians and organized crime in the northern coalfield of northeastern Pennsylvania, 1897–1959 (Easton, PA: Canal History and Technology Press, 2013. Pp. 445. ISBN 9780930973421 Pb
Joseph Melling, vol. 67 (1): 320-321
Christian Fleck, A transatlantic history of the social sciences: robber barons, the Third Reich and the invention of empirical social research (London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2011. Pp. ix + 406. 12 figs. 24 tabs. ISBN 9781849662932 Hbk. £40)
Keith Tribe, vol. 67 (1): 321-322
Michael B. Miller, Europe and the maritime world: a twentieth-century history (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012. Pp. xvi + 435. 11 figs. 4 maps. 7 tabs. ISBN 9781107024557 Hbk. £65)
Hugh Murphy, vol. 67 (1): 322-323