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Forthcoming Book Reviews in Economic History

Updated: August 29, 2017

Authors: Roberto F. Aguilera and Marian Radetzki
Title: The Price of Oil
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Author: Jason M. Barr
Title: Building the Skyline: The Birth and Growth of Manhattan’s Skyscrapers
Publisher: Oxford University Press

Authors: Hartmut Berghoff and Adam Rome, editors
Title: Green Capitalism: Business and the Environment in the Twentieth Century
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

Authors: Michael D. Bordo, Oyvind Eitrheim, Marc Flandreau, and Jan F. Qvigstad, editors
Title: Central Banks at a Crossroads: What Can We Learn from History?
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Author: Eberhard Crailsheim
Title: The Spanish Connection: French and Flemish Merchant Networks in Seville (1570-1650)
Publisher: Böhlau Verlag, Koln

Author: Guillermina del Valle Pavon
Title: Donativos, Prestamos, y Privilegios: Los Mercaderes y Mineros de la Ciudad de México Durante la Guerra Anglo-Espanola de 1779 -1783
Publisher: Instituto Mora

Authors: Paolo Di Martino, Andrew Popp and Peter Scott, editors
Title: People, Places and Business Cultures: Essays in Honour of Francesca Carnevali
Publisher: Boydell

Author: Alice Echols
Title: Shortfall: Family Secrets, Financial Collapse, and a Hidden History of American Banking
Publisher: The New Press

Authors: Jari Eloranta, Eric Golson, Andrei Markevich., and Nikolaus Wolf, editors
Title: Economic History of Warfare and State Formation
Publisher: Springer

Author: Marc Flandreau
Title: Anthropologists in the Stock Exchange: A Financial History of Victorian Science
Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Author: Vincent Geloso
Title: Rethinking Canadian Economic Growth and Development since 1900: The Quebec Case
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Authors: Ivan Escamilla Gonzalez, Matilde Souto Mantecon and Guadalupe Pinzon Rios, editors
Title: Rsonancias Imperiales: America y el Tratado de Utrecht de 1713
Publisher: Instituto de Investigaciones

Author: Xing Hang
Title: Conflict and Commerce in Maritime East Asia: The Zheng Family and the Shaping of the Modern World, c.1620–1720
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Author: Steven L. Kaplan
Title: The Stakes of Regulation: Perspectives on Bread, Politics and Political Economy Forty Years Later
Publisher: Anthem Press

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

Author: Jane Knodell
Title: The Second Bank of the United States: ‘Central’ banker in an era of nation-building, 1816-1836
Publisher: Routledge

Author: Ian Kumekawa
Title: The First Serious Optimist: A.C. Pigou and the Birth of Welfare Economics
Publisher: Princeton University Press

Authors: David M. Levy and Sandra J. Peart
Title: Escape from Democracy: The Role of Experts and the Public in Economic Policy
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Authors: Peter H. Lindert and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Title: Unequal Gains: American Growth and Inequality since 1700
Publisher: Princeton University Press

Author: William Davenport Mercer
Title: Diminishing the Bill of Rights: Barron v. Baltimore and the Foundations of American Liberty
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

Author: Kurt Mettenheim
Title: Monetary Statecraft in Brazil, 1808–2014
Publisher: Routledge

Authors: Philip Mirowski and Edward Nik-Khah
Title: The Knowledge We Have Lost in Information: The History of Information in Modern Economics
Publisher: Oxford University Press

Author: Joel Mokyr
Title: Culture of Growth: The Origins of the Modern Economy
Publisher: Princeton University Press

Author: Sharon Ann Murphy
Title: Other People’s Money: How Banking Worked in the Early American Republic.
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press

Author: Larry Neal
Title: A Concise History of International Finance: From Babylon to Bernanke
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Author: Phillip G. Payne
Title: Crash: How the Economic Boom and Bust of the 1920s Worked
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press

Authors: Daniel M.G. Raff and Philip Scranton, editors
Title: The Emergence of Routines: Entrepreneurship, Organization, and Business History
Publisher: Oxford University Press

Author: Klas Rönnbäck
Title: Labour and Living Standards in Pre-Colonial West Africa: The Case of the Gold Coast
Publisher: Routledge

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: Scott Sumner
Title: The Midas Paradox: Financial Markets, Government Policy Shocks, and the Great Depression
Publisher: Independent Institute

Author: Jia Wei
Title: Commerce and Politics in Hume’s History of England
Publisher: Boydell and Brewer