Economic History

Economic history is the study of economies or economic phenomena in the past. Analysis in economic history is undertaken using a combination of historical methods, statistical methods, and by applying economic theory to historical situations and institutions. The topic includes business history, financial history and overlaps with areas of social history such as demographic history and labor history. Quantitative (econometric) economic history is also referred to as Cliometrics.

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List Of History Journals - By Topic - Business, Labor and Economics
... African Economic History Agricultural History Agricultural History Review Communisme, world history of Communism in French Economic History Review Enterprise Society The International Journal of Business History ...
Suvalkija - History - Economic History
... This development is a clear indicator of economic prosperity among the peasants ... Early abolition of serfdom, fertile land, and close economic ties with East Prussia contributed to Suvalkija's relative wealth ...
Paul Tiyambe Zeleza - Work Experience
... in 1982, Zeleza took up an appointment as a Lecturer in the Department of History at the University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica where he spent two years ... At Kenyatta he taught African economic history and began his extensive research on the subject that would eventually result in his award winning book, A Modern Economic History of Africa (Dakar Codseria Book Series ... In January 1990 he left Kenyatta University to work on his African economic history research project, which took him to the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa in Addis ...
Charles Feinstein
... Hilliard Feinstein (18 March 1932 – 27 November 2004) was a noted South African and British economic historian ... In 1958, he joined the Department of Applied Economics at Cambridge ... During this period, other notable economic historians such as Phyllis Deane and W ...

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