A Financial History of Western Europe download free [PDF and Ebook] by Charles Poor Kindleberger

A Financial History of Western Europe download free [PDF and Ebook] by Charles Poor Kindleberger year 2007
  • Book name: A Financial History of Western Europe
  • Author: Charles Poor Kindleberger
  • Release date: 2007/2/19
  • Publisher: TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Reference
  • ISBN: 9780415436533
  • Rating: 8.41 of 10
  • Votes: 785
  • Review by: Charleigh Wyman
  • Review rating: 8.24 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/13
  • Total pages: 548
  • Includes a PDF summary of 43 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: This is the first history of finance - broadly defined to include money, banking, capital markets, public and private finance, international transfers etc. - that covers Western Europe (with an occasional glance at the western hemisphere) and half a millennium. Charles Kindleberger highlights the development of financial institutions to meet emerging needs, and the similarities and contrasts in the handling of financial problems such as transferring resources from one country to another, stimulating investment, or financing war and cleaning up the resulting monetary mess. The first half of the book covers money, banking and finance from 1450 to 1913; the second deals in considerably finer detail with the twentieth century.This major work casts current issues in historical perspective and throws light on the fascinating, and far from orderly, evolution of financial institutions and the management of financial problems. Comprehensive, critical and cosmopolitan, this book is both an outstanding work of reference and essential reading for all those involved in the study and practice of finance, be they economic historians, financial experts, scholarly bankers or students of money and banking.This groundbreaking work was first published in 1984.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 30H26M39S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Encyclopaedias & Reference Works, European History, Finance, Economic History
  • Available formats: TXT, JPG, HTML, ODT, EPUB, WORD, DOC, PDF. Compressed in ACE, ZIP, Z, CHM, RAR, TBZ2, ISO
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 57.56 USD
  • Dimensions: 159x235x40.64mm
  • Weight: 830g
  • Printed by: ROUTLEDGE
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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