Описание: This comprehensive introduction to the ancient Greek economy revolutionizes our understanding of the subject and its possibilities. Alain Bresson is one of the world`s leading authorities in the field, and he is helping to redefine it. Here he combines a thorough knowledge of ancient sources with innovative new approaches grounded in recent economi
Описание: Offers an insight into one of the classic questions of history: why did sustained industrial growth begin in Northwest Europe? This book shows, as recently as 1750, parallels between these two parts of the world were very high in life expectancy, consumption, product and factor markets, and the strategies of households.
Описание: This book synthesizes politics and economics to explain how robust democratic institutions and rapid industrialization - a combination rarely found in world history - coexisted in the United States during the late nineteenth century period of industrialization.
Описание: Written by leading academics and practitioners, this book provides an overview of financial markets and addresses major policy issues using the most advanced tools of theoretical and empirical economic analysis. In particular, the book focuses on financial integration and the structural reforms now taking place in the European financial sector.
Описание: This book brings together a group of leading economic historians to examine how institutions, innovation, and industrialization have determined the development of nations. Presented in honor of Joel Mokyr--arguably the preeminent economic historian of his generation--these wide-ranging essays address a host of core economic questions. What are the
Автор: de Haan Название: Financial Markets and Institutions ISBN: 1107539366 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781107539365 Издательство: Cambridge Academ Рейтинг: Цена: 6968 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Profiling 30 mask makers from around the world, this book explores the motivations and challenges of contemporary artists working to bring the traditional methods and conventions of mask making to an evolving global theatre. There are 181 photographs of mask makers and their works illustrate how the mythic iconography of masks is used in the modern fields of dance, mime, theatre, and storytelling.
Описание: This collection of essays draws on fresh readings of classic texts as well as rigorous research in the archives of Europe`s greatest imperial power. Its contributors paint a powerful picture of the nature and implementation of political economy in the long eighteenth century, from the East to the West Indies.
Автор: Paul Caruana Galizia Название: The Economy of Modern Malta ISBN: 1137565977 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781137565976 Издательство: Springer Рейтинг: Цена: 18866 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
This book provides the first wide-ranging account of the Maltese economy in the modern era, from colonialism to European Union membership. It sets arguments about growth and development, and the impact and legacy of colonization, against detailed histories of agriculture, manufacturing and trade, and different economic policy regimes. It is based on volumes of newly collected archival evidence and the latest thinking in economic history. By extending coverage up to the present, the book explains how one of the world's smallest nation-states achieved lasting economic development, quintupling its per capita income level since 1970, when many other postcolonial and advanced economies stagnated.
Автор: Peart Sandra Название: F. A. Hayek and the Modern Economy ISBN: 1137359587 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781137359582 Издательство: Springer Рейтинг: Цена: 16769 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: What is the role of human agency in Friedrich Hayek`s thought? This volume situates Hayek`s writing as it relates to economic organization and activity, particularly to assess what role Hayek assigns to leaders in determining economic progress.