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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
..., interest) from the debtor-lessee. In terms of its duration, this censo was generally a lifetime or perpetual loan ( censo perpetuo, irredimible). 12 Another legally defined long-term censo was the censo reservativo , the sale of a property by credit, a loan-sale that granted an annual fixed income...
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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 (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 (2013) 93 (3): 507–509.
Published: 01 August 2013
... of haciendas (their size, capitalization, labor relations, and inheritance patterns) with a prosopography of hacendados. Expanding on existing scholarly literature, she documents how some hacendado clans prospered through officeholding, credit from the church, debt servitude, and commercial income. Yucatecan...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1994) 74 (2): 285–316.
Published: 01 May 1994
...-value purchases presumably to obtain credit. Most of these accounts came from the surrounding countryside, especially Cercado and Méndez provinces. For example, more than 68 percent of the sales in Cercado were made to hacienda peons; in Méndez about 32.5 percent of the sales went to this group. Thirty...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1982) 62 (3): 369–406.
Published: 01 August 1982
... 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 take on particular meaning in Colombian history. The very concept of nation after 1825 was especially tenuous in Colombia, challenged...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1985) 65 (3): 519–546.
Published: 01 August 1985
... Of course there were new contracts being negotiated at traditional rates, but the same market forces that produced this rise must have been at work before 1867. The actual rates simply became legal and began to appear in contracts. The most obvious indicator of differences in access to credit between...
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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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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
... . 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
..., Copiapó, Sept. 11, 1852. 117 On this point, see David Harvey, The Condition of Postmodernity : An Inquiry into the Origins of Cultural Change (Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1989), 106–8. The credit system carries the power to regulate or direct the use to which money is put. Manipulation...
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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...