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Problems of British Economic Policy 1870-1945

By Tomlinson, Jim

London: Methuen, 1981. Arues that the way in which areas of economic policy become 'problems' for policy makers is always problematic itself, that it is never obvious and never happens 'naturally'; despite very light tanning to pages and sun-fading to spine, this is a good working copy with clean covers, clear unmarked text, and uncreased spine; pp vii, 162. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good.

$1.68

The National System of Political Economy

By List, Friedrich

New York: Augustus M Kelley, 1991. Facsimilie reprint of original Longmans, Green & Co edition of 1885 with the addition of an introductory essay by J S Nicholson from the edition of 1904; ex-lib with minimal stamps/marks, text bright and unmarked; very good working copy; pp xxxi, 228. Hardcover. Very Good.

$32.36

Trade and Banking in Early Modern England

By Kerridge, Eric

Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1991. Exploration of trade, banking, money and credit in sixteenth and seventeenth century England, overturning many conventional assumptions about Tudor and Stuart England, the English people. and their achievements in the period of the 'price revolution'; some scuffing to covers, trace remnants of small price sticker to rear cover, text bright and unmarked and spine uncreased; good working copy; pp 185. Soft Cover. Good.

$51.77

The Scottish Linen Industry in the Eighteenth Century

By Durie, Alastair J

Edinburgh: John Donald, 1978. Exploration of how and why the linen industry grew during the eighteenth century, and an assessment of both the role of the Board of Trustees for Fisheries and Manufactures, and the contribution of private enterprise in the British Linen Company; book in overall very good condition, clean brown cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, text bright and unmarked; d/j has sun-fading to spine/surrounding edges; pp xv, 180. Hardcover. Very Good/Good.

$31.19

Purchasing Power: The Economics of Modern Jewish History

By Kobrin, Rebecca and Teller, Adam (eds)

Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2015. Examination of the nexus between money and power in modern Jewish history; small scuff to top left corner front cover/dj, but book new and unread; vi, 355. First Edition. Cloth on Board. Very Good/Very Good.

$41.41

Democratic Socialism and Economic Policy: The Atlee Years 1945-1951
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Democratic Socialism and Economic Policy: The Atlee Years 1945-1951

By Tomlinson, Jim

Cambridge: CUP, 1996. Analysis of the economic policies of the Attlee government, both international and domestic, in the light of Labour's issues and doctrines about the economy; book in overall fine condition, clean charcoal grey cloth boards with silver lettering to spine, text bright and unmarked; d/j has sun-fading to spine/surrounding edges; pp xiv, 331. First Edition. Cloth on Board. Fine/Very Good.

$25.88

Some Problems of Wages and Their Regulation in Great Britain Since 1918

By Fisher, Alan G B

New York: Augustus M Kelley, 1966. Aims to present some of the more important wage problems that arose following WWI; neat name and date to top of fep, pages lightly tanned at extremities only, text clear and unmarked; no d/j; good working copy; pp xvii, 281. Cloth on Board. Good.

$10.35

Two Empires

By Fay, C R

Cambridge: Bowes & Bowes, 1928. Fascinating pamphlet by one of the leading British economic historians of his time; covers sun-discoloured, pages lightly tanned, text clear and unmarked; acceptable working copy of this hard-to-find text; pp 24. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fair.

$25.88

Banking

By Thorne, W J

London: OUP, 1962. Volume in the Home University Library of Modern Knowledge series; occasional foxing to page extremities, dusty page tops, actual text clear and unmarked; d/j has several scuffs to all edges; acceptable working copy; pp vii, 163. Second Edition. Cloth on Board. Fair/Fair.

$25.88

The Good Society Considered: The Economic Dimension

By Galbraith, J K

Oxford: Blackwell, 1994. Stapled pamphlet of the Annual Lecture given by Galbraith at the Cardiff Law School, 26 January 1994; some creasing to covers, text bright and unmarked; very good working copy of this hard-to-find text; pp 10. Soft Cover. Good.

$19.41

Transfer of Japanese Technology and Management to ASEAN Countries

By Yamashita, Shoichi (ed)

Tokyo: University of Tokyo Press, 1991. Reports the findings of an investigation of the effect of Japanese investment on industries and enterprises in Southeast Asia, and the local reactions to Japanese methods of management and technology transfer; both book and d/j in overall very good condition; pp xiii, 312. Cloth on Board. Very Good/Very Good.

$15.53

The Political Economy of Uneven Development: The Case of China
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The Political Economy of Uneven Development: The Case of China

By Shaoguang, Wang and Angang, Hu

New York: M E Sharpe, 1998. Examination of topics such as the ways to measure regional gaps in terms of development, and the effects of market reform and their impact on economic and social polarisation; in overall fine condition with clear unmarked text; pp vii, 267. First Edition. Cloth on Board. Fine.

$62.12

Agriculture in Crisis: People, Commodities and Natural Resources in Indonesia, 1996-2000
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Agriculture in Crisis: People, Commodities and Natural Resources in Indonesia, 1996-2000

By Gerard, Francoise and Ruf, Francois (eds)

Richmond: Curzon, 2001. Examination of Indonesia's monetary and political crisis in relation to its impact on the country's agricultural sector; book in overall fine condition, clean blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, text bright and unmarked; glossy d/j shows signs of handling to rear, no nicks/tears; pp xxi, 406. First Edition. Cloth on Board. Fine/Fine.

$77.65

Open Doors: Vilhelm Meyer and the Establishment of General Electric in China
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Open Doors: Vilhelm Meyer and the Establishment of General Electric in China

By Bramsen, Christopher Bo

Richmond: Curzon, 2001. Charts the introduction and growth of new western technologies and companies in China, whilst also providing an intriguing account of expat life in Shanghai's International settlement in the early twentieth century; both book and d/j in overall fine condition; pp xvi, 320. Cloth on Board. Fine/Fine.

$93.18

Asia's Financial Crisis and the Role of Real Estate
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Asia's Financial Crisis and the Role of Real Estate

By Mera, Koichi and Renaud, Bertrand (eds)

New York: M E Sharpe, 2000. Study of the role of real estate in inducing the Asian financial crisis, its linkage to the general economy, the reasons for real estate booms and busts, and the economic costs of real estate price volatility; in as new condition; pp xiii, 298. First Edition. Cloth on Board. As New.

$51.77

Sokaiya: Extortion, Protection, and the Japanese Corporation
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Sokaiya: Extortion, Protection, and the Japanese Corporation

By Szymkowiak, Kenneth

New York: M E Sharpe, 2001. Documents the history and development of sokaiya over the past hundred years since Japan first enacted a commercial code; scuffs to bottom edge front cover, but book new and unread; pp xvii, 203. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.

$20.71

The Golden Age: Essays in British Social and Economic History, 1850-1870

By Inkster, Ian et al (eds)

Aldershot: Ashgate, 2000. Covers such major themes as industrial and technological change, social institutions and gender relations; book in overall very good condition, clean black cloth boards with silver lettering to spine, inscription from one of the authors to her mother to fep, text bright and unmarked; d/j has light creasing to front top edg; pp xix, 284. First Edition. Cloth on Board. Very Good/Very Good.

$11.65

Companion to the Industrial Revolution
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Companion to the Industrial Revolution

By Lines, Clifford

New York: Facts on File, 1991. With over one thousand entries providing comprehensive A-Z coverage of one of history's most dynamic and transitional period; both book and d/j in overall very good condition; pp x, 262. Cloth on Board. Very Good/Very Good.

$2.85

Japan and World Trade: The Years Ahead

By Fukuda, Haruko

Farnborough: Saxon House, 1973. Concise yet comprehensive description of Japan's aims in developing her world trading image; book in overall very good condition, clean tan cloth boards with gilt lettering on black background to spine, name to fep, text clear and unmarked; price-clipped d/j a little sun-faded with a few grubby marks to rear; pp viii, 155. First Edition. Cloth on Board. Very Good/Good.

$10.35

Japan's Foreign Exchange Policy 1971-82

By Komiya, Ryutaro and Suda, Miyako

Sydney: Allen & Unwin, 1991. Examination of the management of the Japanese financial system in the context of the major changes which occurred in the international monetary system during the 1970s and early 80s; sun-fading to spine and strip of front cover, text bright and unmarked and spine uncreased; very good working copy; pp 378. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$32.36

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