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  • Capital of Capitalby Steven H. Jaffe; Jessica Lautin; Museum of the City of New York

    Columbia University Press 2014; US$ 44.99

    From Revolutionary-era bank notes and stock and bond trading during the Civil War to the invention of modern mortgages and the 2008 financial collapse, Capital of Capital explores how New York City gave rise to a banking industry that in turn made the American and world?s economy. In addition to exploring the frequently contentious evolution of the... more...

  • Research in Economic Historyby Susan Wolcott; Christopher Hanes

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2014; US$ 124.95

    The latest volume in the series Research of Economic History contains articles on the economic history of Europe and the U.S. more...

  • The Big Problem of Small Changeby Thomas J. Sargent; François R. Velde

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 49.95

    The Big Problem of Small Change offers the first credible and analytically sound explanation of how a problem that dogged monetary authorities for hundreds of years was finally solved. Two leading economists, Thomas Sargent and François Velde, examine the evolution of Western European economies through the lens of one of the classic problems of... more...

  • Consumer Expendituresby Stanley Lebergott

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 38.50

    Changing consumer choices have built microchip factories where cotton fields used to be and have doomed cities from New Bedford to Detroit, while the impact of these choices on jobs and tax revenues has stimulated the creation of models of consumer behavior. Even finely tuned econometric models, however, have not served well as guides for policy choices,... more...

  • Justice in the Marketplace in Early Modern Spainby Michael Thomas D'Emic

    Lexington Books 2014; US$ 119.99

    Justice in the Marketplace in Early Modern Spain examines the religious views and motivations of the late scholastic authors Cristobal de Villalon and Luis Saravia de la Calle . Michael Thomas D?Emic explains their technical and moral analysis of contemporary financial markets in the context of these motivations and provides critical commentary... more...

  • The Impact of Railways on Victorian Citiesby John R. Kellett

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 265.00

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

  • Has Latin America Always Been Unequal?by E H P Frankema

    BRILL 2009; US$ 147.00

    Employing comparative and quantitative historical methods Frankema explores long run trends of asset and income distribution in Latin America, arguing that there is little reason to regard the yawning gap between rich and poor as the persistent result of a colonial heritage. more...

  • Economic Thought in Early Modern Japanby Bettina Gramlich-Oka; Gregory Smits

    BRILL 2010; US$ 154.00

    This volume deepens and revises our understanding of early-modern Japan by examining connections between economic thought and policy. It also engages issues of interest to scholars of world history and economic thought outside Japan or East Asia. more...

  • Infectious Greedby Frank Partnoy

    Henry Holt and Co. 2014; US$ 8.99

    From the bestselling author of F.I.A.S.C.O. , a riveting chronicle of the rise of dangerous financial instruments and the growing crisis in American business One by one, major corporations such as Enron, Global Crossing, and Worldcom imploded all around us, prey to a greed-driven culture and dubious or illegal corporate finance and accounting.... more...

  • Thorstein Veblen and His Critics, 1891-1963by Rick Tilman

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 49.00

    The influential economist and philosopher Thorstein Veblen (1857-1929) was one of the most original and penetrating critics of American culture and institutions, and his work attracted and still attracts the attention of scholars from a wide range of political viewpoints and scholarly disciplines. Focusing on the doctrinal and theoretical facets of... more...