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Finance and financiers in European history, 1880-1960

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Published by Cambridge University Press, Editions de la Maison des sciences de l"homme in Cambridge, New York, Paris .
Written in English

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  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Banks and banking -- Europe -- History -- 19th century -- Congresses,
    • Banks and banking -- Europe -- History -- 20th century -- Congresses,
    • Capitalists and financiers -- Europe -- History -- 19th century -- Congresses,
    • Capitalists and financiers -- Europe -- History -- 20th century -- Congresses,
    • Finance -- Europe -- History -- 19th century -- Congresses,
    • Finance -- Europe -- History -- 20th century -- Congresses

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Youssef Cassis.
      ContributionsCassis, Youssef.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG2974 .F56 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 445 p. ;
      Number of Pages445
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1861917M
      ISBN 100521400244, 2735104036
      LC Control Number90019525

      The history of banking began with the first prototype banks which were the merchants of the world, who gave grain loans to farmers and traders who carried goods between cities. This was around BC in Assyria, India and , in ancient Greece and during the Roman Empire, lenders based in temples gave loans, while accepting deposits and performing the . History of Financial Institutions contributes to the analysis of how the modern corporation, business and finance have shaped and keep on shaping our world. In a collection of nine succinct essays, this volume looks at the role of finance in European history from the beginning of the 19th century to the period after the Second World War.

        Finance professionals interested in the complete financial history of the world should definitely put "The Ascent of Money" on their list of documentaries to watch. The Financier, novel by Theodore Dreiser, published in , the first book of an epic series called the Trilogy of Desire, based on the life of Charles T. Yerkes, an American transportation magnate. The other two volumes are The Titan () .

      Art & Finance. The unprecedented development of the art market over the past few years has resulted in the ‘financialisation’ of the art market. Art is now seen not only as an object of pleasure, however, also as a new alternative asset class . International Finance Theory and Policy. This book covers the following topics: Introductory Finance Issues: Current Patterns, Past History, and International Institutions, National Income and the Balance of Payments Accounts, The Whole Truth about Trade Imbalances, Foreign Exchange Markets and Rates of Return, Interest Rate Parity, Purchasing.


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Book Description In this major 'state of the art' survey, a highly distinguished team of contributors addresses the complex and crucial role of finance in European history during the period 5/5(1).

In this major "state of the art" survey, a highly distinguished team of contributors addresses the complex and crucial role of finance in European history during the period Throughout the volume a global and comparative perspective is used in the analysis of a problem that may in fact be perceived at four different, although interrelated : $ Cambridge Core - Economic History - Finance and Financiers in European History – - edited by Youssef Cassis.

Summary: In this major 'state of the art' survey, a highly distinguished team of contributors addresses the complex and crucial role of finance in European history during the period.

FINANCE AND FINANCIERS IN EUROPEAN HISTORY, edited by YOUSSEF CASSIS Department of History and Centre for European Law Studies, University of Geneva The right of the University of Finance and financiers in European history to print and sell all manner of books was granted by Henry VIII in The University has printed and published continuously since Get this from a library.

Finance and financiers in European history, [proceedings of the conference, OctoberGeneva, Switzerland]. [Youssef Cassis; Centre d'études juridiques européennes (Genève, Suisse);]. In this major "state of the art" survey, a highly distinguished team of contributors addresses the complex and crucial role of finance in European history during the period Throughout the volume a global and comparative perspective.

Synopsis In this major 'state of the art' survey, a highly distinguished team of contributors addresses the complex and crucial role of finance in European history during the period Throughout the volume a comparative, global perspective is used in the analysis of a problem that may in fact be perceived at four levels.5/5(1).

Finance and Financiers in European History, – Edited by Youssef Cassis. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, Pp. xv, $ {{Citation | title=Finance and financiers in European history, / edited by Youssef Cassis | author1=Cassis, Youssef | year= | publisher=Cambridge University Press ; Editions de la Maison des sciences de l'homme | isbn= | language=English }}.

History of Financial Institutions contributes to the analysis of how the modern corporation, business and finance have shaped and keep on shaping our world.

In a collection of nine succinct essays, this volume looks at the role of finance in European history from the beginning of the 19th century to the period after the Second World War.

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