The Ancient Tea Horse Road is an international trade passage in the southwestern region of China used for economic and cultural communications. Horses were the main means of transportation on the Tea Horse Road...
3rd EurasiaTrajeco Conference: “Empires, Trade and Migrations across the Eurasian Continent 10th-20th Century”
Several paradigm shifts have occurred in the conceptual field of economic and social history. The contributions of legal studies, cultural anthropology, and comparative institutional economics have cast a new light on issues that were...
The 2016 Business History Conference Annual Meeting will take place in Portland, Oregon,on March 31-April 2, 2016.
Originally published in 2000, this book analyzes why this discrepancy occurred, especially when other nations of that time, whose economies were far less developed, were evolving more permissive laws of business organization.
Development Versus Stagnation: Technological Continuity and Agricultural Progress in Pre-modern China
This volume examines the subject of technological development, particularly agricultural development, in order to evaluate whether China suffered all-round technological stagnation.