Download Extractives, Manufacturing, and Services: A by David O. Whitten, Bessie E. Whitten PDF

  • admin
  • April 21, 2017
  • Economic History
  • Comments Off on Download Extractives, Manufacturing, and Services: A by David O. Whitten, Bessie E. Whitten PDF

By David O. Whitten, Bessie E. Whitten

A suite of historic and bibliographical essays on American as outlined by way of the traditional business class Code. After an introductory bankruptcy on US enterprise historical past more often than not, the current quantity treats production simply. No indication is given of the booklet of destiny volumes on nonmanufacturing industries. Industries are coated at a truly basic point (2 digit SIC). a number of extra particular industries are incorporated (3 digit SIC). for instance, one part covers electrical and electric apparatus (36) and comprises articles on family home equipment (363) and electrical lighting fixtures (364) yet no longer family audio and video apparatus (365). a few significant industries resembling printing and publishing aren't represented in any respect. As in so much collections of essays, caliber and assurance range. Articles are signed and a listing of individuals with their credentials is integrated. those essays might function a good start line for a person attracted to the background of an undefined. learn at the present country folks will require looking out the traditional periodical indexes. steered for graduate educational company collections.

Show description

Read Online or Download Extractives, Manufacturing, and Services: A Historiographical and Bibliographical Guide PDF

Best economic history books

Origins of Law and Economics: The Economists' New Science of Law, 1830-1930 (Historical Perspectives on Modern Economics)

Within the 1830s, the "new technological know-how of legislations" aimed to give an explanation for the operating ideas of human society through the use of the methodologically person phrases of monetary discourse. Practitioners have been susceptible to confess altruistic values, bounded rationality, and institutional inertia into their study courses. This confident research of legislation tended to push normative discussions up from the extent of particular legislation to society's political association.

Economics Broadly Considered: Essays in Honour of Warren J. Samuels (Routledge Studies in the History of Economics)

Warren J. Samuels has been a popular determine within the research of economics within the 20th century. This e-book brings jointly essays via prime students within the parts of economics during which Samuels has made his most crucial contributions: the historical past of monetary proposal, monetary method, and institutional and post-Keynesian economics.

Civilization and Capitalism, 15th-18th Century, Volume III: The Perspective of the World

Quantity III investigates what Braudel phrases "world-economies"--the financial dominance of a specific urban at diverse sessions of historical past, from Venice to Amsterdam, London, long island.

Famine and Finance: Credit and the Great Famine of Ireland

The e-book makes use of archival info to ascertain how entry to micro-finance credits performed a task in facilitating adjustment to blight in the course of the nice Famine of eire. the writer argues that the worst affected districts with a microfinance fund skilled considerably smaller inhabitants declines and bigger raises in buffer farm animals throughout the famine than these districts with out a fund.

Additional info for Extractives, Manufacturing, and Services: A Historiographical and Bibliographical Guide

Sample text

Ulen examines the impact of regulation on the competitive position of Chicago grain warehousing. Ulen argues that, despite the landmark decision in Munn v. Illinois, regulation of the elevator industry had little impact on the traffic at the Chicago elevators. Rather, as railroads improved their capacity for transporting large volumes and elevator services became available closer to home, farmers more frequently chose to ship all-rail after 1880. Compared to larger technological and market forces, then, regulation was a relatively insignificant factor in determining the course of the Chicago industry.

New York: International Publishers, 1975. , and Theo J. Majka. Farm Workers, Agribusiness, and the State. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1982. Marcus, Alan I. Agricultural Science and the Quest for Legitimacy: Farmers, Agricultural Colleges, and Experiment Stations, 1870–1890. Henry A. Wallace Series on Agricultural History and Rural Studies. Ames: Iowa State University Press, 1985. ———. ’’ Agricultural History 62 (Spring 1988): 4–26. Mathias, Peter. The Brewing Industry in England: 1700–1830.

New York: Public Affairs Committee, 1945. ———. Factories in the Field: The Story of Migratory Farm Labor in California. Boston: Little, Brown, 1939. Reprint. Hamden, CT: Archon Books, 1969. Merrill, Richard. Radical Agriculture. New York: New York University Press, 1976. Miller, Ellen Kay. Index to USDA Technical Bulletins, Numbers 1–1802. S. Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Library, 1993. Mirsky, Jeannette, and Allan Nevins. The World of Eli Whitney. New York: Macmillan, 1952. , and Theo J.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.49 of 5 – based on 14 votes