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Prometheus shackled : Goldsmith Banks and England's financial revolution after 1700

Author: Peter Temin; Hans-Joachim Voth
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Using new archival data from goldsmith banks, Temin and Voth document how government regulation and wartime financing stifled the growth of private credit markets during the Industrial Revolution.  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Temin; Hans-Joachim Voth
ISBN: 9780199944279 019994427X
OCLC Number: 892217545
Description: ix, 214 p. : gràf. ; 25 cm
Contents: Sumari: Earning and spending in eighteenth-century London --
The financial revolution --
Goldsmith Banks --
Borrowers, investors and usury laws --
The south sea bubble --
The triumph of boring banking --
Finance and slow growth during the industrial revolution --
Conclusions.
Responsibility: Peter Temin, Hans-Joachim Voth.

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