Economic History Review

The Economic History Review is published quarterly and each volume contains over 800 pages. It is an invaluable source of information and is available free to members of the Economic History Society. Publishing reviews of books, periodicals and information technology, The Review will keep anyone interested in economic and social history abreast of current developments in the subject. It aims at broad coverage of themes of economic and social change, including the intellectual, political and cultural implications of these changes.

Quarterly: February, May, August, November.

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Latest articles

Editorial: Women in economic and social history: twenty-fifth anniversary of the Women's Committee of the Economic History Society
‘To help keep the home going’: female labour supply in interwar London
Jessica S. Bean, ONLINE EARLY
The inequality trap. A comparative analysis of social spending between 1880 and 1930
Sergio Espuelas, ONLINE EARLY
Numeracy of Africans, Asians, and Europeans during the early modern period: new evidence from Cape Colony court registers
Jörg Baten, Johan Fourie, ONLINE EARLY
Growth and inequality in the great and little divergence debate: a Japanese perspective
A global corporate census: publicly traded and close companies in 1910
Leslie Hannah, ONLINE EARLY
Hunger games: or how the Allied blockade in the First World War deprived German children of nutrition, and Allied food aid subsequently saved them
Mary Elisabeth Cox, ONLINE EARLY
Share portfolios in the early years of financial capitalism: London, 1690–1730
Ann M. Carlos, Erin Fletcher, Larry Neal, ONLINE EARLY
Dealing with drainage: state regulation of drainage projects in the Dutch Republic, France, and England during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries
Piet Cruyningen, ONLINE EARLY
British working-class household composition, labour supply, and commercial leisure participation during the 1930s
Peter Scott, James T. Walker, Peter Miskell, ONLINE EARLY
Bloody foreigners! Overseas equity on the London Stock Exchange, 1869–1929
Richard S. Grossman, ONLINE EARLY
Urban growth and change in 1940s Southeast Asia
Gregg Huff, Gillian Huff, ONLINE EARLY
An irrevocable shift: detailing the dynamics of rural poverty in southern England, 1762–1834: a case study
Henry French, ONLINE EARLY
Corporate ownership and control in Victorian Britain
Graeme G. Acheson, Gareth Campbell, John D. Turner, Nadia Vanteeva, ONLINE EARLY
Small-scale technologies and European coal mine safety, 1850–1900
John E. Murray, Javier Silvestre, ONLINE EARLY
Independent invention in Italy during the Liberal Age, 1861–1913
Alessandro Nuvolari, Michelangelo Vasta, ONLINE EARLY
Copper sheathing and the British slave trade
Peter M. Solar, Klas Rönnbäck, ONLINE EARLY
Does history matter? Colonial education investments in India
Latika Chaudhary, Manuj Garg, ONLINE EARLY
The diffusion and impact of the corporation in 1910
James Foreman-Peck, Leslie Hannah, ONLINE EARLY
Consumption conundrums unravelled
Sara Horrell, Jane Humphries, Ken Sneath, ONLINE EARLY