Oxford Encyclopedia of Economic History

"International in scope and spanning all time periods of human history, . . . includes 900 original articles by noted scholars from more than thirty-five countries. Articles range from 500-word entries on inventors, theoreticians, and industry leaders to overarching, 8,000-word essays on markets, industries, and labor."--Publisher.

"Coverage includes: Geography (entries on cities, countries, and regions); Agriculture; Production Systems, Business History, and Technology; Demography; Institutions, Governments, and Markets; Macroeconomic History and International Economics; Money, Banking and Finance; Labor; Natural Resources and the Environment; and Biographies."--Oxford Reference Online Premium


Available in print: HC15 .O94 2003
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