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  • The Great Crash of 1929by Ali Kabiri

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 115.00

    Understanding the American stock market boom and bust of the 1920s is vital for formulating policies to combat the potentially deleterious effects of busts on the economy. Using new data, Kabiri explains what led to the 1920s stock market boom and 1929 crash and looks at whether 1929 was a bubble or not and whether it could have been anticipated.... more...

  • Debt - Updated and Expandedby David Graeber

    Melville House 2014; US$ 30.00

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  • Circle of Friendsby Charles Gasparino

    HarperCollins 2013; Not Available

    The bestselling author of The Sellout tells the explosive story of the government?s crackdown on insider-trading networks?an investigation that has already racked up more than 60 convictions. In Circle of Friends , award-winning journalist Charles Gasparino?one of Wall Street's most knowledgeable observers?follows government investigators and... more...

  • Pop!by Daniel Gross

    HarperCollins 2009; Not Available

    Bubbles?from hot stocks in the 1920s to hot stocks in the 1990s?are much-lamented features of contemporary economic life. Time and again, American investors, seduced by the lures of quick money, new technologies, and excessive optimism, have shown a tendency to get carried away. Time and again, they have appeared foolish when the bubble burst. The... more...

  • Regulating the British Economy, 1660–1850by Perry Gauci

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2011; US$ 134.95

    Inspired by recent research on the cultural impact of economic change, an international team of leading academics and younger scholars examine the ways in which state and society responded to fundamental economic transition. The studies embrace all aspects of the regulatory process, from developing ideas on the economy, to the passage of legislation,... more...

  • Japan's Economic Planning and Mobilization in Wartime, 1930s?1940sby Yoshiro Miwa

    Cambridge University Press 2014; US$ 79.00

    Miwa analyzes how the Japanese government prepared itself for the Second World War and the war with China preceding it. more...

  • Institutions Always 'Mattered'by Oleh Havrylyshyn; Nora SrzentiŠ

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 115.00

    The medieval Republic of Ragusa (now Dubrovnik) was a prosperous small open economy, rivalling bigger competitors. This study collects together evidence on how Ragusa compared to other economies of the region, and addresses the difficult question of why it outperformed its Dalmatian rivals (Kotor, Split and Zadar). more...

  • Institutions Always 'Mattered'by Oleh Havrylyshyn; Nora SrzentiŠ

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 115.00

    The medieval Republic of Ragusa (now Dubrovnik) was a prosperous small open economy, rivalling bigger competitors. This study collects together evidence on how Ragusa compared to other economies of the region, and addresses the difficult question of why it outperformed its Dalmatian rivals (Kotor, Split and Zadar). more...

  • An Economic History of Twentieth-Century Latin Americaby Enrique Cardenas; Jose A. Ocampo; Rosemary Thorp

    Palgrave Macmillan 2000; US$ 205.00

    This book explores the impact on Latin America of the extraordinary transformation of the international economy that took place in the half century or so that preceded the world depression of the 1930s. The authors show how the response varied in terms of both growth and distribution, shaped by varying preconditions, and by natural resources and geography.... more...

  • An Economic History of Twentieth-Century Latin Americaby Enrique Cardenas; Jose A. Ocampo; Rosemary Thorp

    Palgrave Macmillan 2000; US$ 205.00

    In the 1990s, 'protection', 'import substitution' and 'intervention' have become dirty words, part of the 'leyenda negra' of Latin America development in the postwar period. This book attempts a fresh look at the controversial years between the end of the Second World War and the point when, at varying dates in different countries, a discontinuity... more...