is owned and operated by the Economic History Association
with the support of other sponsoring organizations.

Forthcoming Book Reviews in Economic History

Updated: November 17, 2015

Author: Suchit Arora
Title:  The Transitions of Aging
Publisher: Springer

Authors: Edited by Marc Badia-Miró, Vicente Pinilla, Henry Willebald
Title: Natural Resources and Economic Growth: Learning from History
Publisher: Routledge

Author: Howard Bodenhorn
Title:  The Color Factor: The Economics of African-American Well-Being in the Nineteenth-Century South
Publisher: Oxford University Press

Authors: Marcel Boumans and Matthias Klaes, editors
Title: Mark Blaug: Rebel with Many Causes
Publisher: Edward Elgar

Author: Blake C. Clayton
Title: Market Madness: A Century of Oil Panics, Crises, and Crashes
Publisher: Oxford University Press

Authors: Howard Cox and Simon Mowatt
Title: Revolutions from Grub Street: A History of Magazine Publishing in Britain
Publisher: Oxford University Press

Author: Sergio Cremaschi
Title: Utilitarianism and Malthus’s Virtue Ethics: Respectable, Virtuous and Happy
Publisher: Routledge

Author: James E. Cronin
Title: Global Rules: America, Britain and a Disordered World
Publisher: Yale University Press

Authors:  Declan Curran, Lubomyr Luciuk, and Andrew Newby, editors
Title:  Famines in European Economic History: The Last Great European Famines Reconsidered
Publisher:  Routledge

Author: Helen M. Davies
Title: Emile and Isaac Pereire: Bankers, Socialists, and Sephardic Jews in Nineteenth-Century France
Publisher: Manchester University Press

Author: Barry Eichengreen
Title:  Hall of Mirrors: The Great Depression, the Great Recession, and the Uses and Misuses of History
Publisher: Oxford 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: Philip Hoffman
Title:  Why Did Europe Conquer the World?
Publisher: Princeton University Press

Author: Vicki Howard
Title:  From Main Street to Mall: The Rise and Fall of the American Department Store
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

Authors: Steven H. Jaffe and Jessica Lautin
Title: Capital of Capital: Money, Banking and Power in New York City, 1784-2012
Publisher: Columbia University Press

Author: Yanni Kotsonis
Title: States of Obligation: Taxes and Citizenship in the Russian Empire and Early Soviet Republic
Publisher: University of Toronto Press

Authors: Heinz Kurz and Neri Salvadori
Title: The Elgar Companion to David Ricardo
Publisher: Edward Elgar

Author: Roger Lowenstein
Title:  America’s Bank: The Epic Struggle to Create the Federal Reserve
Publisher: Penguin

Author: Marin Muzhani
Title: Mainstream Growth Economists and Capital Theorists: A Survey
Publisher: McGill-Queen’s University Press

Author: Lodewijk Petram
Title:  The World’s First Stock Exchange
Publisher: Columbia University Press

Author: Tirthankar Roy
Title:  An Economic History of Early Modern India
Publisher: Routledge

Author: Andre Schlueter
Title:  Institutions and Small Settler Economies: A Comparative Study of New Zealand and Uruguay, 1870-2008
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Author: Rebecca L. Spang
Title: Stuff and Money in the Time of the French Revolution
Publisher: Harvard University Press

Author: David George Surdam
Title:  The Big Leagues Go to Washington: Congress and Sports Antitrust, 1951-1989
Publisher: University of Illinois Press

Authors:  R.J. Van der Spek, Jan Luiten van Zanden, and e.S. van Leeuwen, editors
Title:  A History of Market Performance: From Ancient Babylonia to the Modern World
Publisher:  Routledge

Author: John Woodland
Title: Money Pits: British Mining Companies in the California and Australian Gold Rushes of the 1850s
Publisher: Ashgate

Authors: Robert E. Wright and Richard Sylla
Title:  Genealogy of American Finance
Publisher: Columbia University Press

Author: Shellen Xiao Wu
Title:  Empires of Coal: Fueling China’s Entry into the Modern World Order, 1860-1920
Publisher: Stanford University Press