The Economic History Review

Early View

Home > The Economic History Review > Early View

Ad maiorem Dei gloriam: Numeracy levels in the Guarani Jesuit missions

Authors: Èric Gómez-i-Aznar
Published online: May 18, 2022DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13169

Log in to access the full article.

The effect of settler farming on indigenous agriculture: Evidence from Italian Libya

Authors: Mattia C. Bertazzini
Published online: April 29, 2022DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13166

Log in to access the full article.

Poverty, pollution, and mortality: The 1918 influenza pandemic in a developing German economy

Authors: Richard Franke
Published online: April 25, 2022DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13165

Log in to access the full article.

The role of sentiment in the US economy: 1920 to 1934

Authors: Ali Kabiri, Harold James, John Landon-Lane, David Tuckett, Rickard Nyman
Published online: April 25, 2022DOI: doi.org/10.1111/ehr.13160

Log in to access the full article.

Evolving gaps: Occupational structure in southern and northern Italy, 1400–1861

Authors: David Chilosi, Carlo Ciccarelli
Published online: March 23, 2022DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13159

Log in to access the full article.

A new estimate of Chinese male occupational structure during 1734–1898 by sector, sub-sector pattern, and region

Authors: Cheng Yang
Published online: March 17, 2022DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13157

Log in to access the full article.

Wealth inequality in pre-industrial England: A long-term view (late thirteenth to sixteenth centuries)

Authors: Guido Alfani, Hector García Montero
Published online: March 11, 2022DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13158

Log in to access the full article.

Short- and medium-run health and literacy impacts of the 1918 Spanish Flu pandemic in Brazil

Authors: Amanda Guimbeau, Nidhiya Menon, Aldo Musacchio
Published online: March 3, 2022DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13155

Log in to access the full article.

New evidence on wine in French international trade (1848–1913): Import discrimination as export quality promotion

Authors: Stéphane Becuwe, Bertrand Blancheton, Samuel Maveyraud
Published online: February 28, 2022DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13156

Log in to access the full article.

Financing the rebuilding of the City of London after the Great Fire of 1666

Authors: D'Maris Coffman, Judy Z. Stephenson, Nathan Sussman
Published online: February 7, 2022DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13136

Log in to access the full article.

Imperial preference before the Ottawa Agreements: Evidence from New Zealand’s Preferential and Reciprocal Trade Act of 1903

Authors: Brian D. Varian
Published online: January 19, 2022DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13142

Log in to access the full article.

Age heaping and its discontents: A response to Baten, Benati, and Ferber

Authors: Brian A'Hearn, Alexia Delfino, Alessandro Nuvolari
Published online: January 17, 2022DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13140

Log in to access the full article.

Wool smuggling from England’s eastern seaboard, c. 1337–45: An illicit economy in the late middle ages

Authors: Matt Raven
Published online: January 17, 2022DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13141

Log in to access the full article.

Indian cotton textiles and British industrialization: Evidence of comparative learning in the British cotton industry in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries

Authors: Alka Raman
Published online: January 17, 2022DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13143

Log in to access the full article.

Property and inequality: Housing dynamics in a nineteenth-century city

Authors: Richard Rodger
Published online: January 9, 2022DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13138

Log in to access the full article.

Rethinking age heaping again for understanding its possibilities and limitations

Authors: Joerg Baten, Giacomo Benati, Sarah Ferber
Published online: January 7, 2022DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13139

Log in to access the full article.

Wealth inequality in pre-industrial Europe: What role did associational organizations have?

Authors: Bas van Bavel
Published online: January 6, 2022DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13137

Log in to access the full article.

The hidden wealth of English dynasties, 1892–2016

Authors: Neil Cummins
Published online: January 6, 2022DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13120

Log in to access the full article.

Cyberpunk Victoria: The credibility of computers and the first digital revolution, 1848–83

Authors: Marc Flandreau, Geoffroy Legentilhomme
Published online: December 22, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13134

Log in to access the full article.

Fringe banking and financialization: Pawnbroking in pre-famine and famine Ireland

Authors: Eoin McLaughlin, Rowena Pecchenino
Published online: December 21, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13132

Log in to access the full article.

Persistence of natural disasters on children’s health: Evidence from the Great Kantō Earthquake of 1923

Authors: Kota Ogasawara
Published online: December 15, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13135

Log in to access the full article.

English farmers’ wheat storage and sales in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries

Authors: Liam Brunt, Edmund Cannon
Published online: December 6, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13133

Log in to access the full article.

Large-scale Victorian manufacturers: Reconstructing the lost 1881 UK employer census

Authors: Leslie Hannah, Robert Bennett
Published online: November 26, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13118

Log in to access the full article.

Analysing the actions of the rebels in the English Revolt of 1381: The case of Cambridgeshire

Authors: Mingjie Xu
Published online: November 22, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13122

Log in to access the full article.

History as heresy: Unlearning the lessons of economic orthodoxy

Authors: Mary A. O'Sullivan
Published online: November 16, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13117

Log in to access the full article.

Wiring China: The impact of telegraph construction on grain market integration in late imperial China, 1870–1911

Authors: Yu Hao, Yuanzhe Li, John V. C. Nye
Published online: October 31, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13119

Log in to access the full article.

Business representation in an autocratic regime: Tariff policy and exchange committees in late Tsarist Russia

Authors: Marina Chuchko
Published online: October 28, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13116

Log in to access the full article.

Between unfreedoms: The role of caste in decisions to repatriate among indentured workers

Authors: Neha Hui, Uma S. Kambhampati
Published online: October 19, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13115

Log in to access the full article.

Early inventory management practices in the foreign exchange market: Insights from sixteenth-century Lyon

Authors: Nadia Matringe
Published online: October 17, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13112

Log in to access the full article.

Peer pressure: The puzzle of aristocrats’ tax compliance in early nineteenth-century Moscow

Authors: Elena Korchmina
Published online: October 14, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13114

Log in to access the full article.

The politics of last resort lending and the Overend & Gurney crisis of 1866

Authors: Sabine Schneider
Published online: October 1, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13113

Log in to access the full article.

Human capital transfer of German-speaking migrants in eastern Europe, 1780s–1820s

Authors: Matthias Blum, Karl-Peter Krauss, Dmytro Myeshkov
Published online: September 27, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13111

Log in to access the full article.

Becoming a central bank: The development of the Bank of England’s private sector lending policies during the Restriction

Authors: Carolyn Sissoko
Published online: September 18, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13110

Log in to access the full article.

Nineteenth-century mortality trends: A reply to Szreter and Mooney

Authors: Romola J. Davenport
Published online: September 6, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13109

Log in to access the full article.

Introduction to the symposium on money

Authors: John D. Turner
Published online: August 30, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13121

Log in to access the full article.

Beyond the male breadwinner: Life-cycle living standards of intact and disrupted English working families, 1260–1850

Authors: Sara Horrell, Jane Humphries, Jacob Weisdorf
Published online: August 30, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13105

Log in to access the full article.

Credit risk in colonial India

Authors: Maanik Nath
Published online: August 28, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13108

Log in to access the full article.

Cotton cultivation under colonial rule in India in the nineteenth century from a comparative perspective

Authors: Klas Rönnbäck, Dimitrios Theodoridis
Published online: August 23, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13094

Log in to access the full article.

Income inequality and famine mortality: Evidence from the Finnish famine of the 1860s

Authors: Miikka Voutilainen
Published online: August 18, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13095

Log in to access the full article.

Colonizer identity and trade in Africa: Were the British more favourable to free trade?

Authors: Federico Tadei
Published online: August 17, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13107

Log in to access the full article.

The Irish economy during the century after partition

Authors: Cormac Ó Gráda, Kevin Hjortshøj O'Rourke
Published online: August 16, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13106

Log in to access the full article.

Inequality in early life: Social class differences in childhood mortality in southern Sweden, 1815–1967

Authors: Martin Dribe, Omar Karlsson
Published online: August 16, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13089

Log in to access the full article.

Revising growth history: new estimates of GDP for Norway, 1816–2019

Authors: Ola Honningdal Grytten
Published online: July 8, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13085

Log in to access the full article.

Workplace accidents and workers’ solidarity: mutual health insurance in early twentieth-century Sweden

Authors: Lars Fredrik Andersson, Liselotte Eriksson, Paul Nystedt
Published online: July 8, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13088

Log in to access the full article.

The private mint in economics: evidence from the American gold rushes

Authors: Lawrence H. White
Published online: June 23, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13086

Log in to access the full article.

Rethinking age heaping: a cautionary tale from nineteenth-century Italy

Authors: Brian A'Hearn, Alexia Delfino, Alessandro Nuvolari
Published online: June 16, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13087

Log in to access the full article.

After the great inventions: technological change in UK cotton spinning, 1780–1835

Authors: Peter Maw, Peter Solar, Aidan Kane, John S. Lyons
Published online: May 28, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13082

Log in to access the full article.

Contesting the preferred creditor status of the League of Nations, 1931–3

Authors: Juan Flores Zendejas
Published online: May 21, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13071

Log in to access the full article.

Mercantilist inequality: wealth and poverty in Stockholm, 1650–1750

Authors: Erik Bengtsson, Mats Olsson, Patrick Svensson
Published online: May 18, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13081

Log in to access the full article.

Making the municipal capital market in nineteenth‐century England

Authors: Ian Webster
Published online: May 11, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13084

Log in to access the full article.

How hungry were the poor in late 1930s Britain?

Authors: Ian Gazeley, Andrew Newell, Kevin Reynolds, Hector Rufrancos
Published online: May 4, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13079

Log in to access the full article.

Perceptions of plague in eighteenth‐century Europe

Authors: Paul Slack
Published online: April 13, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13080

Log in to access the full article.

Underpricing in a developing capital market: Australian equity issuances, 1920–39

Authors: Grant Fleming, Zhangxin (Frank) Liu, David Merrett, Simon Ville
Published online: April 11, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13054

Log in to access the full article.

Plagues, wars, political change, and fiscal capacity: late medieval and Renaissance Siena, 1337–1556

Authors: Mattia Fochesato
Published online: April 11, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13069

Log in to access the full article.

Unions and compensating wage differentials for workplace accident risk: the English and Welsh railway industry, 1902–12

Authors: Peter Anderson
Published online: April 11, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13066

Log in to access the full article.

Disentangling the effects of technological and organizational changes during the rise of the factory: the case of the Japanese weaving industry, 1905−14

Authors: Tetsuji Okazaki
Published online: March 30, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13065

Log in to access the full article.

Water theft as social insurance: south‐eastern Spain, 1851–1948

Authors: Javier D. Donna, José‐Antonio Espín‐Sánchez
Published online: March 28, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13047

Log in to access the full article.

Augmented human development in the age of globalization

Authors: Leandro Prados de la Escosura
Published online: March 18, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13064

Log in to access the full article.

‘Your flexible friend’: the bill of exchange in theory and practice in the fifteenth century

Authors: Jim Bolton, Francesco Guidi‐Bruscoli
Published online: March 18, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13070

Log in to access the full article.

Female teachers and the rise of primary education in Italy and Spain, 1861–1921: evidence from a new dataset

Authors: Gabriele Cappelli, Gloria Quiroga Valle
Published online: March 3, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13068

Log in to access the full article.

The origination and distribution of money market instruments: sterling bills of exchange during the first globalization

Authors: Olivier Accominotti, Delio Lucena‐Piquero, Stefano Ugolini
Published online: February 25, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13049

Log in to access the full article.

Ending Bretton Woods: evidence from the Nixon tapes

Authors: James L. Butkiewicz, Scott Ohlmacher
Published online: February 8, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13052

Log in to access the full article.

War and trade in the peaceful century: the impact of interstate wars on bilateral trade flows during the first wave of globalization, 1830–1913

Authors: Lars Karlsson, Peter Hedberg
Published online: February 3, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13053

Log in to access the full article.

Understanding productivity growth in the industrial revolution (from ‘Survey and Speculation’)

Authors: Nicholas Crafts
Published online: January 27, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13051

Log in to access the full article.

Eric Williams and William Forbes: copper, colonial markets, and commercial capitalism

Authors: Nuala Zahedieh
Published online: January 23, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13050

Log in to access the full article.

Skills and human capital in eighteenth‐century Spain: wages and working lives in the construction of the Royal Palace of Madrid (1737–1805)

Authors: Mario García-Zúñiga, Ernesto López Losa
Published online: January 14, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13048

Log in to access the full article.

Two worlds of female labour: gender wage inequality in western Europe, 1300–1800

Authors: Alexandra de Pleijt, Jan Luiten van Zanden
Published online: January 6, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13045

Log in to access the full article.

Taxation and the stagnation of cotton exports in Brazil, 1800–60

Authors: Thales Zamberlan Pereira
Published online: January 4, 2021DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13028

Log in to access the full article.

‘Paesani’ versus ‘paisanos’: the relative failure of Spanish immigrants in Buenos Aires during the age of mass migration

Authors: Leticia Arroyo, Abad Noel, Maurer Blanca Sánchez‐Alonso
Published online: December 17, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13043

Log in to access the full article.

The anatomy of Britain’s interwar super‐rich: reconstructing the 1928/9 ‘millionaire’ population

Authors: Peter Scott
Published online: December 16, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13025

Log in to access the full article.

Growth before birth: the relationship between placental weights and infant and maternal health in early twentieth‐century Barcelona

Authors: Gregori Galofré‐Vilà, Bernard Harris
Published online: December 10, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13026

Log in to access the full article.

Elite directors, London finance, and British overseas expansion: Victorian railway networks, 1860–1900

Authors: Shima Amini, Steven Toms
Published online: December 4, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13044

Log in to access the full article.

Inequality, living standards, and growth: two centuries of economic development in Mexico

Authors: Ingrid Bleynat, Amílcar E. Challú, Paul Segal
Published online: November 22, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13027

Log in to access the full article.

Scarlet fever and nineteenth‐century mortality trends: a reply to Romola Davenport

Authors: Simon Szreter, Graham Mooney
Published online: November 4, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13042

Log in to access the full article.

Historical social stratification and mobility in Costa Rica, 1840–2006†

Authors: Daniel Diaz Vidal
Published online: October 26, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.12992

Log in to access the full article.

Independent women: investing in British railways, 1870–1922†

Authors: Graeme G. Acheson, Gareth Campbell, Áine Gallagher, John D. Turner
Published online: October 16, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.12968

Log in to access the full article.

The German bank–growth nexus revisited: savings banks and economic growth in Prussia†

Authors: Sibylle Lehmann‐Hasemeyer, Fabian Wahl
Published online: October 2, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13030

Log in to access the full article.

Italy and the little divergence in wages and prices: evidence from stable employment in rural areas†

Authors: Mauro Rota, Jacob Weisdorf
Published online: September 15, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13023

Log in to access the full article.

Baumol, Engel, and beyond: accounting for a century of structural transformation in Japan, 1885–1985†

Authors: Saumik Paul, Kyoji Fukao
Published online: August 28, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13021

Log in to access the full article.

Overcoming the Egyptian cotton crisis in the interwar period: the role of irrigation, drainage, new seeds, and access to credit†

Authors: Laura Panza, Ulaş Karakoç
Published online: August 20, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13022

Log in to access the full article.

Speedier delivery: coastal shipping times and speeds during the Age of Sail †

Authors: Dan Bogart, Oliver Dunn, Eduard J. Alvarez‐Palau, Leigh Shaw‐Taylor
Published online: August 5, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13004

Log in to access the full article.

Reconsidering peasant communes in the Levant, c. 1850s–1940s†

Authors: AMOS NADAN
Published online: August 5, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13003

Log in to access the full article.

Land, ladies, and the law: a case study on women’s land rights and welfare in Southeast Asia in the nineteenth century†

Authors: Thanyaporn Chankrajang, Jessica Vechbanyongratana
Published online: August 4, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.12999

Log in to access the full article.

Land distribution and inequality in a black settler colony: the case of Sierra Leone, 1792–1831†

Authors: STEFANIA GALLI, KLAS RÖNNBÄCK
Published online: August 1, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13020

Log in to access the full article.

Patents and invention in Jamaica and the British Atlantic before 1857 †

Authors: Aaron Graham
Published online: July 29, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.12995

Log in to access the full article.

The rise of coffee in the Brazilian south‐east: tariffs and foreign market potential, 1827–40†

Authors: Christopher David Absell
Published online: July 28, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.12966

Log in to access the full article.

Unequal access to food during the nutritional transition: evidence from Mediterranean Spain†

Authors: Salvador Calatayud, Francisco J. Medina‐Albaladejo
Published online: July 27, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.12993

Log in to access the full article.

Flight‐to‐safety and the credit crunch: a new history of the banking crises in France during the Great Depression†

Authors: Stefano Ungaro, Angelo Riva, Eric Monnet, Patrice Baubeau
Published online: July 27, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.12972

Log in to access the full article.

The growth pattern of British children, 1850–1975†

Authors: Pei Gao, Eric B. Schneider
Published online: July 27, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13002

Log in to access the full article.

House prices in the Ottoman Empire: evidence from eighteenth‐century Edirne†

Authors: Gürer Karagedikli, Ali Coşkun Tunçer
Published online: July 26, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13001

Log in to access the full article.

Losing the thread: a response to Robert Allen†

Authors: Jane Humphries, Benjamin Schneider
Published online: July 23, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.12963

Log in to access the full article.

The pox in Boswell’s London: an estimate of the extent of syphilis infection in the metropolis in the 1770s†

Authors: Simon Szreter, Kevin Siena
Published online: July 1, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.13000

Log in to access the full article.

Taxation, fiscal capacity, and credible commitment in eighteenth‐century China: the effects of the formalization and centralization of informal surtaxes†

Authors: Yu Hao, Kevin Zhengcheng Liu
Published online: June 25, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.12965

Log in to access the full article.

The real urban wage in an agricultural economy without landless farmers: Serbia, 1862–1910†

Authors: Boško Mijatović, Branko Milanović
Published online: June 25, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.12998

Log in to access the full article.

Officer retention and military spending: the rise of the military‐industrial complex during the Second World War

Authors: Ahmed S. Rahman
Published online: June 22, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.12940

Log in to access the full article.

Living standards and the life cycle: reconstructing household income and consumption in the early twentieth‐century Netherlands†

Authors: Corinne Boter
Published online: June 17, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.12997

Log in to access the full article.

Infant and child mortality by socio‐economic status in early nineteenth‐century England †

Authors: Hannaliis Jaadla, Ellen Potter, Sebastian Keibek, Romola Davenport
Published online: June 17, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.12971

Log in to access the full article.

Mites and merchants: the crisis of English wool and textile trade revisited, c. 1275–1330†

Authors: Philip Slavin
Published online: March 16, 2020DOI: 10.1111/ehr.12969

Log in to access the full article.

Spinning their wheels: a reply to Jane Humphries and Benjamin Schneider

Authors: Robert C. Allen
Published online: May 3, 2019DOI: 10.1111/ehr.12850

Log in to access the full article.

SHAPE
Menu