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  • The International Grain Trade

    Problems and Prospects, 1st Edition

    By Nick Butler

    The mood of the international grain market changed remarkably in the decade before this book was originally published in 1986. In the early 1970s, which were years of buoyancy and high prices, the concern was with feeding the starving millions and subsequently, in the United states, with the use of…

    Paperback – 2018-07-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Modern World Economy

  • Farmers and Agriculture in the Roman Economy

    1st Edition

    By David B. Hollander

    Often viewed as self-sufficient, Roman farmers actually depended on markets to supply them with a wide range of goods and services, from metal tools to medical expertise. However, the nature, extent, and implications of their market interactions remain unclear. This monograph uses literary and…

    Hardback – 2018-07-30
    Routledge

  • Mercantilism, Account Keeping and the Periphery-Core Relationship

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cheryl Susan McWatters

    Mercantilism and accounting remain two dynamic and debated concepts in terms of definition and scope. This volume brings together the research of international scholars from a wide variety of disciplines – accounting, anthropology, native studies, economic geography, economic history and management…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge
    Perspectives in Economic and Social History

  • History of Financial Institutions

    Essays on the history of European finance, 1800–1950, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carmen Hofmann, Martin L. Müller

    Globalization is not an external force but a result of concrete business decisions made by millions of entrepreneurs and managers across the world. As such, the modern corporation has completely altered the economic landscape; business and finance have shaped the international order of the modern…

    Paperback – 2018-07-25
    Routledge
    Banking, Money and International Finance

  • Making England, 796-1042

    1st Edition

    By Richard Huscroft

    Making England, 796–1042 explores the creation and establishment of the kingdom of England and the significant changes that led to it becoming one of the most successful and sophisticated political structures in the western world by the middle of the eleventh century. At the end of the eighth…

    Paperback – 2018-07-13
    Routledge

  • The Developing Countries

    Employment and Capital Investment, 1st Edition

    By S.A. Kuz'min

    This title was first published in 1965.…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • Local Government, Local Legislation

    Municipal Initiative in Parliament from 1858–1872, 1st Edition

    By R.J.B. Morris

    In the mid-Victorian period, when British international influence and power were at their height, concerns about local economic and social conditions were only slowly coming to be recognised as part of the obligations and expectations of central government. Adopting a legal history perspective,…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • Nature in the History of Economic Thought

    How Natural Resources Became an Economic Concept, 1st Edition

    By Nathaniel Wolloch

    From antiquity to our own time those interested in political economy have with almost no exceptions regarded the natural physical environment as a resource meant for human use. Focusing on the period 1600-1850, and paying particular attention to major figures including Adam Smith, T.R. Malthus,…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • Technology, Industrial Conflict and the Development of Technical Education in 19th-Century England

    1st Edition

    By Bernard P. Cronin

    This title was first published in 2001. Nineteenth-century employers played a crucial role in the training and education of young workers in England. This multi-disciplinary study traces the connection between problems of technical education development and the increasingly antagonistic relations…

    Hardback – 2018-06-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Exports, Trade Policy and Economic Growth in Eras of Globalization

    1st Edition

    By Edward M. Feasel

    This book provides an excellent resource for understanding the forces in international trade liberalization over two centuries that have brought us to this point, where the successes, setbacks and the countervailing forces now vie for the public's mind and support: the outcome of which will…

    Hardback – 2018-06-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

  • The International Aluminium Cartel

    The Business and Politics of a Cooperative Industrial Institution (1886-1978), 1st Edition

    By Marco Bertilorenzi

    Aluminium was one of most cartelised industries in the international economic panorama of the 20th century. Born following the discovery of electrolytic smelting process in 1886, this industry, even in its infancy, established a cartel which characterised its history until nearly 1980. Managers of…

    Paperback – 2018-06-14
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in Business History

  • Re-searching Transitions in Indian History

    1st Edition

    Edited by Radhika Seshan, Shraddha Kumbhojkar

    The idea of transitions in Indian history emerged early when the term ‘transition’ denoted shifts from one period to another. The notion of transition itself has moved beyond being primarily economic to include dimensions of society, culture and ideology. This volume brings together scholarly works…

    Hardback – 2018-06-13
    Routledge India

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