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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (3): 507–509.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Ben Fallaw The Making of a Market: Credit, Henequen, and Notaries in Yucatán, 1850-1900 . By Levy Juliette . University Park : Pennsylvania State University Press , 2012 . Figures. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. x , 164 pp. Cloth , $64.95 . Los hacendados de Yucatán...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (3): 427–454.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Juliette Levy Abstract This article addresses how marital property regimes acted as obstacles to the development of the Yucatán credit market. Marriage is a contract, and historically it carries with it significant financial corollaries. Dowries, marital property regimes, and inheritance laws were...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (4): 713–714.
Published: 01 November 2008
...William H. Beezley A Culture of Everyday Credit: Housekeeping, Pawnbroking, and Governance in Mexico City, 1750 – 1920 . By Francois Marie Eileen . Engendering Latin America . Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2006 . Photographs. Illustrations. Tables. Appendixes. Notes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (2): 193–230.
Published: 01 May 1994
... el País Valenciano (1600—1810) (Valencia: Alfons El Magnanim, 1987), 12—15. 17 Another form of direct credit or loan used in colonial times was the depósito irregular , with amortization terms and no collateral, and often a revolving type of instrument. Stein, Prelude to Upheaval,” 189; von...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (2): 285–316.
Published: 01 May 1994
...-import complex intersected with internal markets is to analyze the records of regional merchants. Variations in such factors as the amount of credit and the ability to pay for imports over distance and time can show how the consumption of imports in different zones changed as links to export sectors...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (4): 615–638.
Published: 01 November 1993
... bank was established in 1846 to meet the capital’s credit needs, to facilitate the growth of both large and small industries, and to stimulate savings among Bogotano society, especially its lower strata. The sponsors of the project hoped that it might also change attitudes toward thrift and “industry...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1982) 62 (3): 369–406.
Published: 01 August 1982
... of the preeminence of credit in early nineteenth-century Latin America, see Richard Lindley, “Kinship and Credit in the Structure of Guadalajara’s Oligarchy, 1800-1830” (Ph.D. Diss., University of Texas, Austin, 1976); Linda L. Greenow, “Spatial Dimensions of the Credit Market in Eighteenth-Century Nueva Galicia...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1985) 65 (3): 519–546.
Published: 01 August 1985
... and small landowners, tenant farmers, and rural workers is overwhelming. Only recently have there appeared systematic studies of credit markets in general, and agricultural credit markets in particular, to provide a context in which to evaluate social and economic dimensions of debt agreements...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (1): 159–160.
Published: 01 February 1984
...Eric Van Young Credit and Socioeconomic Change in Colonial Mexico: Loans and Mortgages in Guadalajara, 1720-1820 . By Greenow Linda . Boulder : Westview Press , 1983 . Maps. Figures. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index . Pp. xvi , 249 . Paper . $17.50 . Copyright 1984 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (3): 585–586.
Published: 01 August 1984
...Paul Drake Historical Statistics of Chile: Money, Prices, and Credit Services . Vol. 4 . Compiled by Mamalakis Markos J. . Westport : Greenwood Press , 1983 . Tables. Bibliography . Pp. lxxviii , 510 . Cloth. $95.00 . Copyright 1984 by Duke University Press 1984...
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Published: 01 February 2010
Figure 4 Gold bernegal from the Nuestra Señora de Atocha . Photo credit: Dylan T. Kibler, Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Society. Figure 4. Gold bernegal from the Nuestra Señora de Atocha. / Photo credit: Dylan T. Kibler, Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Society. More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (2): 169–171.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Richard J. Salvucci Abstract Cliometrics, the union of history and economics, has impressive successes to its credit. But it also displays a worrisome disregard for historical nuance, sometimes to the point of caricature. “Bargaining for Absolutism” by Alejandra Irigoin and Regina Grafe looks...
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Published: 01 May 2013
Figure 1 Joe Louis, with Fidel Castro and Cuban President Osvaldo Dorticós, wearing a guajiro (farm or peasant) hat on New Year’s Eve, 1959, at the Havana Hilton. Credit : AP Images. Figure 1. Joe Louis, with Fidel Castro and Cuban President Osvaldo Dorticós, wearing a guajiro (farm More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (2): 348–350.
Published: 01 May 1996
... . Mexico City : Instituto Mora/UNAM , 1993 . Graphs. Tables. Notes . 506 pp. Paper . Copyright 1996 by Duke University Press 1996 Given the scholastic intricacy of its workings, credit has rarely received the book-length treatment accorded the estates, regions, families, and institutions...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2001) 81 (1): 148–149.
Published: 01 February 2001
... Antropología e Historia, and the Fondo de Cultura Económica. This valuable collection of studies ranges widely across many of the uses, instruments, and impacts of credit in the economy of eighteenth-century New Spain. All of the essays are written by previously published authors, who weave together a variety...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2005) 85 (2): 223–257.
Published: 01 May 2005
... Southeastern Brazil, Leff calculated, experienced real growth rates in the range of only 0.2 to 0.4 percent—still quite low. 3 The enormous weight of low-productivity subsistence agriculture, antiquated financial laws and credit instruments, low schooling rates, high transport costs, and declining terms...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (1): 67–98.
Published: 01 February 1993
... an immediate need for startup funds. In the absence of public lending institutions, mine owners turned to private, informal credit markets, at whose center stood the habilitadores —literally, “enablers”—first cousins to U.S. and British factors. In Chile and also in Peru, merchants became the primary...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (1): 147–149.
Published: 01 February 1988
... of Mexican society. The stated purpose of the volume is to trace the evolution of credit and banking in Mexico. Broadly, the essays fall into two categories: those that describe the credit system (or the lack of one) before the last half of the nineteenth century and those that concentrate...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (4): 717–718.
Published: 01 November 1994
... University Press 1994 This tightly focused, well-researched book analyzes credit mechanisms in Lower Peru for the colonial epoch, particularly for the last 70 years before independence. Before 1750, clerical institutions provided perpetual or redeemable loans ( censos) at interest rates hovering...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (3): 533–534.
Published: 01 August 2008
... the central role played by government protection in the expansion of the industry through credit, railroads, and tariffs. Sánchez Román convincingly argues that the most important engine behind sugar expansion in the province was the availability of credit rather than the arrival of the Central Norte railroad...