India, Modernity and the Great Divergence

Mysore and Gujarat (17th to 19th C.)

Kaveh Yazdani, University of the Witwatersrand

Status: 
€205,00
$246.00
ISBN13: 
9789004330788
E-ISBN: 
9789004330795
Publication Date: 
January 2017
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xxxii, 669 pp.; incl. 6 (color) maps, 5 tables and 1 diagram
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ISSN: 
1877-3206
Volume: 
8

Lisa Sturm-Lind

Actors of Globalization offers an account of how global events in the late eighteenth century contributed to U.S. economic and social change by detailing the global entrepreneurship of New York merchants and the repercussions of their business at home.
Series: 
Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004344389
Expected: 
January 2018
€116,00
$134.00

Wantje Fritschy, VU University Amsterdam (emeritus)

This study offers an overview of the development and structure of the remarkable public finances of the Dutch Republic. Comparisons with the Venetian Republic, Britain and the Ottoman Empire underline the importance of ‘urbanization trajectories’ in understanding differences in fiscal performance.
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004341272
E-ISBN: 
9789004341289
Publication date: 
June 2017
€135,00
$156.00

Edited by Dulce Freire, University of Lisbon and Pedro Lains, University of Lisbon

This book follows the renovation of European economic history towards a more unified interpretation of sources of growth and stagnation. It looks at Portuguese agricultural development across the second Millennium, showing a sector that was often adaptive and dynamic. Portugal’s economic...
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004311534
E-ISBN: 
9789004311527
Publication date: 
December 2016
€125,00
$150.00

Ann Coenen, Utrecht University

In Carriers of Growth? Ann Coenen exposes the wide-ranging impact of international trade on economic development in the eighteenth-century Southern Low Countries.
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004272590
E-ISBN: 
9789004272606
Publication date: 
October 2014
€113,00
$144.00

Jeroen Touwen, Leiden University

Coordination in Transition analyzes the evolution of the institutional structure of the Dutch political economy since 1950, focusing on the constant adaptation of deliberative institutions to structural economic change. 
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004272552
E-ISBN: 
9789004272583
Publication date: 
June 2014
€131,00
$157.00

Yukihisa Kumagai, University of the Ryukyus, Japan

In Breaking into the Monopoly, Yukihisa Kumagai examines how the commercial pressure groups of Glasgow, Liverpool, and Manchester organised campaigns to end the British East India Company’s monopoly from 1812-1813 and 1829-1833.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004241725
E-ISBN: 
9789004241770
Publication date: 
November 2012
€111,00
$141.00

Ragnhild Hutchison, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim

Drawing on literature such as the industrious revolution and consumer revolution, this book is a thorough study of the economic and structural changes taking place in the Norwegian economy prior to the Industrial revolution.
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004214446
E-ISBN: 
9789004225664
Publication date: 
March 2012
€126,00
$152.00

Edited by Laura Cruz, Western Carolina University and Joel Mokyr, Northwestern University and University of Tel Aviv

It seems undeniable that Jan de Vries has cast an indelible impression upon the field of early modern economic history. Utilizing the methods and concepts pioneered by de Vries, the contributors in this Festschrift display the depth and breadth of his influence, with applications ranging from...
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004189348
E-ISBN: 
9789004189355
Publication date: 
December 2010
€118,00
$143.00

Maartje van Gelder, University of Amsterdam

This book deals with the Netherlandish merchant community in early modern Venice. It analyses how these immigrant traders used their commercial position to secure a place in the city and shows the consequences of the changes in international commerce for Venetian society.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004175433
E-ISBN: 
9789047428879
Publication date: 
May 2009
€127,00
$153.00