Thursday, May 24, 2012

New Books in Business and Economic History: Spring Edition

A partial listing of new and forthcoming books in business and economic history:
Richard Adelstein, The Rise of Planning in Industrial America, 1865-1914 (Routledge, April 2012)

Andrea Colli, Abe De Jong, Martin Jes Iversen, eds., Mapping European Corporations: Strategy, Structure, Ownership and Performance (Routledge, April 2012)

Carolyn M. Goldstein, Creating Consumers: Home Economists in Twentieth-Century America (University of North Carolina Press, May 2012)

Gelina Harlaftis, Stig Tenold, and Jesús Valdaliso, eds., The World's Key Industry: History and Economics of International Shipping (Palgrave Macmillan, April 2012)

Robyn S. Metcalfe, Meat, Commerce, and the City: The London Food Market, 1800-1855 (Pickering & Chatto, April 2012)

André Millard, Beatlemania: Technology, Business, and Teen Culture in Cold War America (Johns Hopkins University Press, April 2012)

Alasdair Roberts, America's First Great Depression: Economic Crisis and Political Disorder after the Panic of 1837 (Cornell University Press, April 2012)

Leslie Tomory, Progressive Enlightenment: The Origins of the Gaslight Industry, 1780-1820 (MIT Press, March 2012)

Liana Vardi, The Physiocrats and the World of the Enlightenment (Cambridge University Press, March 2012)

Gordon M. Winder, The American Reaper: Harvesting Networks and Technology, 1830–1910 (Ashgate, April 2012)