Vol 36, No 1 (2018)

Essays in Economic & Business History

Table of Contents

Front Matter

Title Page and Table of Contents PDF


The Newest on the New Deal PDF
Price Fishback 1-22
The Co-movement of the Irish, UK, and US Stock Markets, 1869–1925 PDF
Rebecca Stuart 23-46
Unwritten Rules and Gendered Frames Amongst Probate Appraisers? Evidence from Eighteenth-Century York County, Virginia PDF
Wendy Lucas, Noel Campbell 47-94
Global Trade and Development: The Good, Bad, and Unanticipated 1600-1800 PDF
Ann Carlos 95-120
Steam Engines of Credit: The Role of Banks in Switzerland’s Economic Development, 1850-1913 PDF
Daniel C. Giedeman, Ryan A. Compton 121-158
The Growth of the Japanese Electric Power Industry and the World Bank’s Request to Increase Depreciation Costs Between 1951 and 1973 PDF
Takashi Kitaura 159-186
Philosopher’s Concrete: Dam Construction, Farmland Values, and Agricultural Production in the Western US, 1890–1920 PDF
Soudeh Mirghasemi 187-222
Colonial Transatlantiques: The French Line in Algeria, 1880-1940 PDF
John H. Perry 223-252
Early American Joint-Stock Investors and Their Challenges Investing in a Physical Structure: The Case of Boston’s Long Wharf, 1710-1825 PDF
Kelly M. Kilcrease 253-289
The Entrepreneurial Culture and the Mysteries of Economic Development PDF
Louis Galambos 290-320

Book Reviews

Noppen, Ryan K. Blue Skies, Orange Wings: The Global Reach of Dutch Aviation in War and Peace, 1914-1945. Grand Rapids, MI: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., 2016. 338 Pp. PDF
Erik Benson 321-323
Bruni, Luigino and Stefano Zamagni. Civil Economy: Another Idea of the Market. Newcastle upon Tyne: Agenda, 2016. 147 Pp. PDF
Michael Curry 324-327
Rubin, Jared. Rulers, Religion, & Riches: Why the West Got Rich and the Middle East Did Not. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017. PDF
Lynne P. Doti 327-330
Merritt, Jane T. The Trouble with Tea: The Politics of Consumption in the Eighteenth-Century Global Economy. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2017. 212 Pp. PDF
Jeremy Land 330-332
Knodell, Jane Ellen. The Second Bank of the United States: “Central” Banker in an Era of Nation Building, 1816-1836. Routledge, 2017. 160 Pp. PDF
John Moore 333-335
Warren, Wendy. New England Bound: Slavery and Colonization in Early America. New York: Liveright, 2016. 368 pp. PDF
Erik Noren 336-338

Editor's Notes

Editor's Notes PDF
Jason E. Taylor 339-341

ISSN: 0896-226X