reinterpretation of American economic history.

  • 494 Pages
  • 1.71 MB
  • English
Harper & Row , New York
United States -- Economic conditions -- Addresses, essays, lec


United S

StatementEdited by Robert William Fogel and Stanley L. Engerman.
ContributionsEngerman, Stanley L., joint comp., Daniel J. Boorstin Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsHC103 .F58
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 494 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5220736M
ISBN 100060421096
LC Control Number75141166

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Gabriel Kolko ( -) is a leading historian who has made an extensive study and reinterpretation of economic regulation and American militarism and was frequently associated with the New by: Edited by Nobel Award-winning economist Robert Fogel and his colleague Stanley Engerman, Reinterpretation of American Economic History is "a very valuable book bringing together a selection of articles using theory and statistics to investigate U.S.

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The claim of the historical economists to have ‘reinterpreted’ American economic history — the word was used in the title of a collection edited by Fogel and Engerman — was only a little bold in By now it is fully : Donald N.

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The Reinterpretation of Italian Economic History From Unification to the Great War. Get access. This book has been cited by the following publications. This list is generated based on data provided by CrossRef.

Ciccarelli, Carlo and Proietti, Tommaso American. Accumulation and Power: Economic History of the United States. By Richard B. DuBoff | Used Price: 60% Off "This book represents a high-quality, successful attempt to forge the beginnings of a new paradigm for American economic history, one that does not assume that the market solves all problems in the best of all possible ways.

The American economy has been driven by waves of technological change and the successful adoption of ideas from elsewhere. The author of Land of Promise tells us how it happened, and what history teaches us about the way ahead.

The book spans from to the modern age and presents a documented history of how the American economy has propelled the nation into a position of world leadership.

Next up is‭ ‬The Age of Capital:‭ ‬,‭ ‬which is the second in Eric Hobsbawm’s trilogy,‭ ‬and it looks at the events and trends which led to the triumph of private enterprise in the‭ ‬19th century.‭ ‬He says that in the book he wants to make sense of the third quarter of the‭ ‬19th century and he does that.‭ ‬It is an example of history on a grand.

His books include In Praise of Decadence (), Why American History Is Not What They Say: An Introduction to Revisionism (), and Persuaded by Reason: Joan Kennedy Taylor & the Rebirth of American Individualism ().

Drawing on vocal skills he honed in classical and all-news radio in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Houston, Riggenbach. Econometric History. Authors (view affiliations) Donald N. McCloskey Chapters Table of contents (5 chapters) About About this book; Table of contents.

Search within book. Front Matter. Pages PDF. What It Is. The Uses of Statistics. Donald N. McCloskey. Pages The Reinterpretation of American Economic History.

Donald N. Inspired by Vincent Geloso, here is a list of the 25 books in economic history published since which I have found most stimulating or provocative.

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Not the best, nor the most ‘correct’, nor the most balanced, but those things which influenced, stimulated, or provoked my own personal thinking via books with a description from Amazon below.

2 There are a number of problems in determining whether this occurred because there was a substantial shift in the composition of banks' loan and investment portfolios. Commercial loans declined relative to loans on securities and real estate.

This was the result of several important events, including the increase in the federal government's debt, the large-scale flotation of foreign Cited by:   “An intelligent explanation of the mechanisms that produced the crisis and the response to it One of the great strengths of Tooze’s book is to demonstrate the deeply intertwined nature of the European and American financial systems.”–The New York Times Book Review From a prizewinning economic historian, an eye-opening reinterpretation.

First posted 18 January ; last updated: 8 February I keep getting asked for survey-type books/articles on the economic history of particular regions or countries. In the list below, as much as possible, I stick to works of economic history with a stress on country and regional knowledge, not topical or thematic specialisation.

Reading Gabriel Kolko’s classic The Triumph of Conservatism: A Reinterpretation of American History – ().

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A far more profound book than the vast majority of scholarship on the Progressive Era. Except in the beginning he does the typical historian thing of arguing that the triumph of conservatism “was the result not of any impersonal, mechanistic necessity but of the.

Books shelved as economic-history: The Ascent of Money: A Financial History of the World by Niall Ferguson, Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosp. In The Age of Abundance, Brink Lindsey offers a bold reinterpretation of the latter half of the twentieth century.

In this sweeping history of postwar America, the tumult of racial and gender. There was a time when leading economists would write for a mass audience, commenting on the issues of the day, and applying economic principles to them. These six books offer a course in both economics and the economic aspects of post-war U.S.

history. They also offer a window on a time when debate about these issues was, perhaps, less shrill than it is now. In his compelling reinterpretation of American history, The Public and Its Possibilities, John Fairfield argues that our unrealized civic aspirations provide the essential counterpoint to an excessive focus on private interests.

Inspired by the revolutionary generation, nineteenth-century Americans struggled to build an economy and a culture to complement their republican institutions. Bridging women’s history, the history of the South, and African American history, this book makes a bold argument about the role of white women in American slavery.

Historian Stephanie E. Jones-Rogers draws on a variety of sources to show that slave-owning women were sophisticated economic actors who directly engaged in and benefited from the.

Phil Magness is a Senior Research Fellow at the American Institute for Economic Research. He is the author of numerous works on economic history, taxation, economic inequality, the history of slavery, and education policy in the United States.

“Slavery and American Economic Development is a small book with a big interpretative punch. It is one of those rare books about a familiar subject that manages to seem fresh and new.”—Charles B.

Dew, Journal of Interdisciplinary History “A stunning reinterpretation of southern economic history and what is perhaps the most important book in the field since Time on the Cross. Tobacco and Slaves is a major reinterpretation of the economic and political transformation of Chesapeake society from to Building upon massive archival research in Maryland and Virginia, Allan Kulikoff provides the most comprehensive study to date of changing social relations--among both blacks and whites--in the eighteenth-century South.

PDF The Reinterpretation of Italian Economic History From Unification to the Great War Ebook. Laboring for Freedom provides a survey of American history that might be.

useful for students in courses in economic history and history generally as. well in courses in labor history as such. The book provides little new. research.

Instead, its merit is in the reinterpretation of older material. "NOT MERELY PRESENT-DAY HISTORIANS but also contemporary observers of the growth of big business were virtually unanimous in believing that the concentration of economic power and the growth of "monopoly" and the "trust" was an inevitable result of the modern capitalist and industrial process.

Download the Book:History Of The American Economy 12th Edition PDF For Free, Preface: History of the American Economy by Walton, Gary M., Rockoff, Hugh [."Terrific, engaging and deeply analytical An ambitious reinterpretation of American political history from the founding to the present." –Beverly Gage in the New York Times Book Review, 01/24/ Looking for books by Robert William Fogel?

See all books authored by Robert William Fogel, including Time on the Cross: The Economics of American Negro Slavery, and Without Consent or Contract: The Rise and Fall of American Slavery: Conditions of Slave Life and the Transition to Freedom: Technical Papers, and more on