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Forthcoming Book Reviews in Economic History

Updated: September 18, 2019

Authors: Guido Alfani and Matteo Di Tullio
Title: The Lion’s Share: Inequality and the Rise of the Fiscal State in Preindustrial Europe
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Author: Andrew H. Browning
Title: The Panic of 1819: The First Great Depression
Publisher: University of Missouri Press

Author: William Bryan
Title: The Price of Permanence: Nature and Business in the New South
Publisher: University of Georgia Press

Author: Stephen Davies
Title: The Wealth Explosion: The Nature and Origins of Modernity
Publisher: E. E. Root

Author: Elise M. Dermineur, editor
Title: Women and Credit in Pre-Industrial Europe
Publisher: Brepols

Author: Jan De Vries
Title: The Price of Bread: Regulating the Market in the Dutch Republic
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Author: Robert W. Dimand
Title: Irving Fisher
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Authors: Robert Dimand and Harald Hagemann, editors
Title: The Elgar Companion to John Maynard Keynes
Publisher: Edward Elgar

Authors: Claudia Goldin and Lawrence Katz, editors
Title: Women Working Longer: Increased Employment at Older Ages
Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Author: James Grant
Title: Bagehot: The Life and Times of the Greatest Victorian
Publisher: W.W. Norton

Author: Jeremy Greenwood
Title: Evolving Households: The Imprint of Technology on Life
Publisher: MIT Press

Authors: Philip T. Hoffman, Gilles Postel-Vinay and Jean-Laurent Rosenthal
Title: Dark Matter Credit: The Development of Peer-to-Peer Lending and Banking in France
Publisher: Princeton University Press

Authors: Thomas Humphrey and Richard Timberlake
Title: Gold, the Real Bills Doctrine and the Fed: Sources of Monetary Disorder, 1922-1938
Publisher: Cato

Author: Karolina Hutkova
Title: The English East India Company’s Silk Enterprise in Bengal, 1750-1850: Economy, Empire and Business
Publisher: Boydell

Authors: Bruna Ingrao and Claudio Sardoni
Title: Banks and Finance in Modern Macroeconomics: A Historical Perspective
Publisher: Elgar

Authors: Noel D. Johnson and Mark Koyama
Title: Persecution and Toleration: The Long Road to Religious Freedom
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Author: Harry Kitsikopoulos
Title: Innovation and Technological Diffusion: An Economic History of Early Steam Engines
Publisher: Routledge

Authors: Herbert S. Klein and Francisco Vidal Luna
Title: Feeding the World: Brazil’s Transformation into a Modern Agricultural Economy
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Author: Sumner La Croix
Title: Hawai’i: Eight Hundred Years of Political and Economic Change
Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Authors: Naomi Lamoreaux and Ian Shapiro, editors
Title: The Bretton Woods Agreements: Together with Scholarly Commentaries and Essential Historical Documents
Publisher: Yale University Press

Authors: Claire Lemercier and Claire Zalc
Title: Quantitative Methods in the Humanities: An Introduction
Publisher: University of Virginia Press

Authors: Kirsten Madden and Robert W. Dimand, editors
Title: The Routledge Handbook of the History of Women’s Economic Thought
Publisher: Routledge

Author: Eric Monnet
Title: Controlling Credit: Central Banking and the Planned Economy in Postwar France, 1948-1973
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Authors: Maria Pia Paganelli, Dennis C. Rasmussen and Craig Smith, editors
Title: Adam Smith and Rousseau: Ethics, Politics, Economics
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

Author: Jonathan Rees
Title: Before the Refrigerator: How We Used to Get Ice
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press

Authors: Hugh Rockoff and Isao Suto, editors
Title: Coping with Financial Crises: Some Lessons from Economic History
Publisher: Springer

Authors: Sarah Roddy, Julie-Marie Strange and Bertrand Taithe
Title: The Charity Market and Humanitarianism in Britain, 1870-1912
Publisher: Bloomsbury

Authors: Tirthankar Roy and Giorgio Riello, editors
Title: Global Economic History
Publisher: Bloomsbury

Author: Walter Scheidel
Title: The Great Leveler: Violence and the History of Inequality from the Stone Age to the Twenty-first Century
Publisher: Princeton University Press

Author: Margaret E. Schotte
Title: Sailing School: Navigating Science and Skill, 1550-1800
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press

Author: Benjamin Sidney Michael Schwantes
Title: The Train and the Telegraph: A Revisionist History
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press

Author: William L. Silber
Title: The Story of Silver: How the White Metal Shaped America and the Modern World
Publisher: Princeton University Press

Author: Stefano Ugolini
Title: The Evolution of Central Banking: Theory and History
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Author: Richard Vague
Title: A Brief History of Doom: Two Hundred Years of Financial Crises
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

Author: Robert E. Wright
Title: Financial Exclusion: How Competition Can Fix a Broken System
Publisher: AIER

Author: Hongjun Zhao
Title: China’s Long-Term Economic Development: How Have Economy and Governance Evolved since 500 BC?
Publisher: Edward Elgar