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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 (2013) 93 (3): 507–509.
Published: 01 August 2013
... the Porfiriato (pp. 26 – 28). Porfirian Mexico’s economic growth was certainly remarkable. Had Levy extended her study to 1907, the year of Patrón’s death, however, it would have concluded with the cataclysmic crash of Yucatecan credit markets due to a railroad stock bubble abetted by political corruption...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (4): 615–638.
Published: 01 November 1993
... depositors. 57 El Obrero , Aug. 31, 1865. 56 Ibid. 55 El 20 de Julio , May 27, 1865. 54 Hyland, “Secularization of Credit,” 173. 53 El Constitucional de Cundinamarca , Oct. 15, 1851; El Pasatiempo , Oct. 27, 1852. 52 El Neo-Granadino , Mar. 31, 1849. 51...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (2): 193–230.
Published: 01 May 1994
... rédito . Repayment of the borrowed amount (principal) was left as an option for the debtor. 15 Technically, the censo al quitar could perform as a direct mortgage credit operation, the way it was increasingly used in Spanish America. 16 Legal analysts of the time considered the censo al quitar...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (1): 159–160.
Published: 01 February 1984
... encumbrances placed on properties and the investment of liquid capital in agriculture, mining, industry, and commerce. Indeed, the author does not make such a distinction in compiling aggregate figures of credit flows. This failure reduces the book’s effectiveness somewhat in shedding light on the much-debated...
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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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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 (1985) 65 (3): 519–546.
Published: 01 August 1985
... 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 and the performance of debtors. 1 Lindley and Van Young, building on earlier work by Brading...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1982) 62 (3): 369–406.
Published: 01 August 1982
... the survival of elite control over labor, capital, land, and political power? Specifically, how did the mechanisms of control evolve in regional societies moving from bondage to free labor; subsistence to commercial agriculture; church credit and specie to modern banking and paper money? These questions...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (2): 285–316.
Published: 01 May 1994
...Erick D. Langer; Gina L. Hames The meaning of credit varied significantly between social classes. For the elites and freeholding peasants, it meant selection of goods from stores at least partly on the basis of price. Dependent peons and servants, on the other hand, could acquire credit only...
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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. 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. More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1996) 76 (2): 348–350.
Published: 01 May 1996
... seventeenth century, and Thomas Calvo uses seventeenth-century dowry transactions to examine the credit market of a key province, Guadalajara. In parts 2 and 3, on postcolonial credit, the emphasis falls more on recipients than on creditors. Here the conclusion is hay que matizar; credit is not absorbed...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2001) 81 (1): 148–149.
Published: 01 February 2001
... of the application of the Law of Consolidation in Puebla. As in other regions of New Spain, the dependence of landowners and businesses on ecclesiastical credit was so great that a deep financial crisis was provoked by this policy. The editors of El crédito en Nueva España have gathered together a stimulating...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2005) 85 (2): 223–257.
Published: 01 May 2005
.... Second, there are a few instances in the records where the executor of the estate complained that debts owed to the estate were not paid. Third, casual inspection of lists of outstanding credits reveals a small but not insignificant number of cases in which a fraction of the total debt was repaid—some...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (1): 67–98.
Published: 01 February 1993
... to the operators as long as the mine continued to be exploited. While these regulations at times encouraged a vigorous expansion of the mining industry, they created for the miner an immediate need for startup funds. In the absence of public lending institutions, mine owners turned to private, informal credit...
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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
...John Jay Tepaske The great virtues of this book are its clear description of traditional credit mechanisms in Lower Peru up to 1750 and the transition to more modem secular, state, and commercial forms thereafter; and its discussion of how assets from seized or amortized clerical, Jesuit...
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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...