The Origins of International Banking in Asia. The Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries Edited by Shizuya Nishimura, Toshio Suzuki, and Ranald C. Michie Without a means of crediting and debiting accounts worldwide and the non-physical transfer of funds, the rapid global economic integration of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries would have been impossible. It... Continue Reading →
The Oxford Handbook of Banking and Financial History Edited by Youssef Cassis, Richard S. Grossman, and Catherine R. Schenk The financial crisis of 2008 aroused widespread interest in banking and financial history among policy makers, academics, journalists, and even bankers, in addition to the wider public. References in the press to the term 'Great Depression'... Continue Reading →
A new volume on the 1720 crisis, in which scholars from different backgrounds analyse the Mississippi Bubble, and the representations of John Law's system.
In Doughnut economics Kate Raworth criticizes “rational” economics by presenting a new economic model that is fit for the 21st century – one in which a doughnut-shaped compass points the way to human progress. Doughnut Economics promises to reframe and redraw the future of economics for a new generation.