2008 - 1 (March)

Articles in this issue

  • Editor's Introduction
    Pages: 1 - 5
  • 'Many a Long Day': HSBC and Its Note Issue in Republican China, 1912–1935
    Pages: 6 - 43
  • Government Control, Transaction Costs, and Commitment Between the Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC) and the Chinese Government
    Pages: 44 - 69
  • Market Power and Market Failure The Decline of the European Fertilizer Industry and the Expansion of Norsk Hydro
    Pages: 70 - 95
  • Global Knowledge Transfer and Telecommunications: The Bell System in Japan, 1945-1952
    Pages: 96 - 124
  • The Larkin Clubs of Ten: Consumer Buying Clubs and Mail-Order Commerce, 1890-1940
    Pages: 125 - 164
  • Trajectories of Internationalization: Knowledge and National Business Styles in the Making of Two Dutch Publishing Multinationals, 1950–1990
    Pages: 165 - 202
  • [Book Review by James L. Baughman]
    Electric Sounds: Technological Change and the Rise of Corporate Mass Media
    Pages: 203 - 205
  • [Book Review by Güldem Gökçek]
    The Ambivalent Consumer: Questioning Consumption in East Asia and the West
    Pages: 205 - 207
  • [Book Review by Michael Geselowitz]
    Making It: The Rise of Asia in High Tech
    Pages: 207 - 209
  • [Book Review by Christopher Kobrak]
    An Economic History of 20th Century Europe: Economic Regimes from Lassez-Faire to Globalization
    Pages: 209 - 211
  • [Book Review by Steven Toms]
    Capitals of Capital: A History of International Financial Centres, 1780-2005
    Pages: 211 - 213
  • [Book Review by Gordon Boyce]
    Market Services and the Productivity Race, 1850-2000: British Perfprmance in International Perspective
    Pages: 213 - 215
  • [Book Review by Roger D. Launius]
    Cold War at 30.000 Feet: The Anglo-American Fight for Aviation Supremacy
    Pages: 215 - 217
  • [Book Review by Judith Fingard]
    Evangelical Balance Sheet: Character, Family, and Business in Mid-Victorian Nova Scotia
    Pages: 218 - 219
  • [Book Review by Patrick Rael]
    Carry Me Back: The Domestic Slave Trade in American Life
    Pages: 220 - 222
  • [Book Review by Maria Mazzenga]
    A Commonwealth of Hope: The New Deal Response to Crisis
    Pages: 222 - 224
  • [Book Review by Robert A. Beauregard]
    The Plan of Chicago: Daniel Burnham and the Remaking of the American City
    Pages: 224 - 226
  • [Book Review by Joseph Hawes]
    Bourgeois Nightmares: Suburbia, 1870-1930
    Pages: 226 - 228
  • [Book Review by Tanya Gogan]
    Downtown America: A History of the Place and the People Who Made It
    Pages: 228 - 231
  • [Book Review by Nancy Page Fernandez]
    Jeans: A Cultural History of an American Icon
    Pages: 231 - 232
  • [Book Review by Jonathan Coppersmith]
    Spreading the Word: A History of Information in the California Gold Rush
    Pages: 232 - 234
  • [Book Review by Rob Schorman]
    Advertising Sin and Sickness: The Politics of Alcohol and Tobacco Marketing, 1950-1990
    Pages: 234 - 236
  • [Book Review by Steven Collins]
    Rails through the Wiregrass: A History of the Geoergia and Florida Railroad
    Pages: 236 - 238
  • [Book Review by Christiane Diehl Taylor]
    Industrial Genius: The working Life of Charles Michael Schwab
    Pages: 239 - 240