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Forthcoming Book Reviews in Economic History

Updated: March 28, 2014

Authors:  Franco Amatori and Andrea Colli
Title:  Business History: Complexities and Comparisons
Publisher:  Routledge

Author:  Aaron D. Anderson
Title:  Builders of a New South: Merchants, Capital, and the Remaking of Natchez, 1865-1914
Publisher:  University Press of Mississippi

Authors: Charles W. Calomiris and Stephen H. Haber
Title: Fragile by Design: The Political Origins of Banking Crises and Credit Scarity
Publisher: Princeton University Press

Author:  Gregory T. Cushman
Title:  Guano and the Opening of the Pacific World: A Global Ecological History
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Author:  Guillermina del Valle Pavon
Title: Finanzas Piadosas y redes de negocios: Los mercaderes de la ciudad de Mexico ante la crisis de Nueva Espana 1804-1808 (Pious Finances and Business Networks: The Merchants of Mexico City Confront the Crisis of New Spain, 1804-1808)
Publisher:  Instituto Mora

Authors: Mauricio Drelichman and Hans-Joachim Voth
Title: Lending to the Borrower from Hell: Debt, Taxes, and Default in the Age of Philip II
Publisher: Princeton University Press

Authors:  Price Fishback, Jonathan Rose, and Ken Snowden
Title:  Well Worth Saving: How the New Deal Safeguarded Home Ownership
Publisher:  University of Chicago Press

Author: Walter A. Friedman
Title: Fortune Tellers: The Story of America’s First Economic Forecasters
Publisher: Princeton University Press

Author:  Robert Lynn Fuller
Title:  Phantom of Fear: The Banking Panic of 1933
Publisher:  McFarlane

Author:  Charles R. Geisst
Title:  Beggar Thy Neighbor: A History of Usury and Debt
Publisher:  University of Pennsylvania Press

Authors: Nigel Goose and Katrina Honeyman, editors
Title: Childhood and Child Labour in Industrial England: Diversity and Agency, 1750-1914
Publisher: Ashgate

Author:  Harold James
Title:  Making the European Monetary Union
Publisher:  Harvard University Press

Author:  Drew Keeling
Title:  The Business of Transatlantic Migration between Europe and the United States, 1900-1914
Publisher: Chronos Verlag

Authors:  Evan F. Koenig, Robert Leeson, and George A. Kahn, editors
Title:  The Taylor Rule and the Transformation of Monetary Policy
Publisher:  Hoover Institution Press

Author: David Koistinen
Title: Confronting Decline: The Political Economy of Deindustrialization in Twentieth-Century New England
Publisher: University Press of Florida

Authors:  A. Ricardo López and Barbara Weinstein, editors
Title: The Making of the Middle Class: Toward a Transnational History
Publisher:  Duke University Press

Author:  Miguel A. Lopez-Morell
Title:  The House of Rothschild in Spain, 1812-1941
Publisher:  Ashgate

Author:  Noel Maurer
Title:  The Empire Trap: The Rise and Fall of U.S. Intervention to Protect American Property Overseas, 1893-2012
Publisher:  Princeton University Press

Author:  Robert MacDougall
Title:  The People’s Network: The Political Economy of the Telephone in the Gilded Age
Publisher:  University of Pennsylvania Press

Author:  Shephard W. McKinley
Title:  Stinking Stones and Rocks of Gold: Phosphate, Fertilizer, and Industrialization in Postbellum South Carolina
Publisher:  University Press of Florida

Author:  Deepak Nayyar
Title:   Catch Up: Developing Countries in the World Economy
Publisher:  Oxford University Press

Author:  Larry Neal
Title:  “I Am Not Master of Events”: John Law and Lord Londonderry in the Mississippi and South Sea Bubbles
Publisher:  Yale University Press

Author:  Susie J. Pak
Title:  Gentlemen Bankers: The World of J.P. Morgan
Publisher:  Harvard University Press

Author:  Helen Paul
Title:  The South Sea Bubble: An Economic History of Its Origins and Consequences
Publisher: Routledge

Author:  Thomas Max Safley
Title:  The History of Bankruptcy: Economic, Social and Cultural Implications in Early Modern Europe
Publisher:  Routledge

Author:  Agnar Sandmo
Title:  Economics Evolving: A History of Economic Thought
Publisher:  Princeton University Press

Authors: Philip Scranton and Patrick Fridenson
Title: Reimagining Business History
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press

Author:  David L. Seim
Title:  Rockefeller Philanthropy and Modern Social Science
Publisher:  Pickering and Chatto

Author:  Peter Temin
Title:  The Roman Market Economy
Publisher:  Princeton University Press

Authors:  Peter Temin and David Vines
Title:  The Leaderless Economy: Why the World Economic System Fell Apart and How to Fix It
Publisher:  Princeton University Press

Author: Jan Toporowski
Title: Michal Kalecki: An Intellectual Biography, Volume 1: Rendezvous in Cambridge, 1899-1939
Publisher: Palgrave

Authors: Mary Lindenstein Walshok and Abraham J. Shragge
Title: Invention and Reinvention: The Evolution of San Diego’s Innovation Economy
Publisher: Stanford University Press

Authors: John F. Wilson, Anthony Webster, and Rachael Vorberg-Rugh
Title: Building Co-operation: A Business History of the Co-operative Group, 1863-2013
Publisher: Oxford University Press

Author: Joshua D. Wolff
Title:  Western Union and the Creation of the American Corporate Order, 1845-1893
Publisher:  Cambridge University Press

Author: Robert E. Wright
Title: Corporate Nation
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press