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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2011) 91 (2): 351–352.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Juliette Levy Experiments in Financial Democracy: Corporate Governance and Financial Development in Brazil, 1882 – 1950 . By Musacchio Aldo . New York : Cambridge University Press , 2010 . Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xxv , 298 pp. Cloth, $85.00 . Copyright 2011 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 331–332.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Teresa Cribelli Inglorious Revolution: Political Institutions, Sovereign Debt, and Financial Underdevelopment in Imperial Brazil . By Summerhill William R. . Yale Series in Economic and Financial History . New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2015 . Illustrations. Figures. Tables...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2010) 90 (3): 564–566.
Published: 01 August 2010
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2007) 87 (4): 770–772.
Published: 01 November 2007
...Francisco Rogido Native Capital: Financial Institutions and Economic Development in São Paulo, Brazil, 1850-1920 . By anne g. hanley. Social Science History. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2005. Tables. Appendix. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xviii, 286 pp. Cloth, $55.00. Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 229–267.
Published: 01 May 2015
... generally did so in response to husbands' financial neglect. More than emotion or honor, economic concerns shaped marital relations and the repercussions of infidelity among the poor and working classes. Understanding the extent to which adulterers and scorned spouses influenced gender relations, moral...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2008) 88 (3): 427–454.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Juliette Levy 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 all...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2013) 93 (1): 67–98.
Published: 01 February 2013
... religious matters in modern societies. The practice of lay patronage—which was common in America, as it was in Europe for centuries—channeled family wealth into the financial support of certain institutions, which in turn allowed lay patrons to intervene in decisions about religious life. In the case of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2010) 90 (3): 423–454.
Published: 01 August 2010
... recognition, arms, recruits, and financial backing for their emancipation movements. Countless others remained at home in Spanish America but allied themselves with Britain through their commercial ventures, their ideological affiliation, or their enthusiastic emulation of British institutions, inventions...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 353–355.
Published: 01 May 2015
... of donativos in other regions of the Spanish empire, scholars have highlighted the coercive nature of this financial tool, which targeted mostly the colonial elites. Specifically examining the case of New Spain, Carlos Marichal has suggested that donativos served to effectively transfer capital from...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 552–553.
Published: 01 August 2018
... bankers and their agents throughout the Caribbean region were deeply informed by racial understandings from the United States and how these actors reproduced and reinforced racist tropes in their publications. They profited not only financially but also through the “reproduction of global white supremacy...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 332–334.
Published: 01 May 2018
... capitalism, from the 1750s to the 1820s. Guillermina del Valle Pavón focuses on the roles of Mexico City merchant financiers and mining entrepreneurs in funding Spain's participation in the war against England that encased North American colonials' fight for independence. She documents how the powerful in...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2016) 96 (1): 180–182.
Published: 01 February 2016
... to criticize President Chávez for his drive to assert control over PDVSA and harness its financial resources to his populist political agenda. Nevertheless, McBeth's apparent sympathy for PDVSA's pre-Chávez technocratic managers and his antipathy toward the Chavista project do not blind him to...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2013) 93 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 February 2013
... public. With new feeder and feedback mechanisms, HAHR can emerge as a site of deliberation rather than an artifact, a means as much as an end. We wish to acknowledge the financial support of Duke University’s Trinity College of Arts and Sciences, the Provost’s Office, and the Department of History...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2014) 94 (3): 517–519.
Published: 01 August 2014
... long and cyclical history of financial speculation and disaster, economic boom and bust, for which Silva's own suicide provides still further testament. Beckman's fine and fascinating book traces the complex complicities between fiction and finance in Latin America's “export age” of the late...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2015) 95 (2): 377–379.
Published: 01 May 2015
... studies that use cross-country data sets to test various hypotheses on economic growth with in-depth microstudies of the country's experience. The result is a book that covers a wide variety of economic areas, such as the oil, manufacturing, and financial industries, as well as the educational system, the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 750–751.
Published: 01 November 2018
... standing. The match could be exultant or, equally, tragic. Mass media played its part in this by increasing the stakes of the sport both rhetorically and financially. As aspects of masculinity received varying focus over time, so too did related ideas of race. An emotional masculinity emerges in his...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2016) 96 (2): 374–376.
Published: 01 May 2016
... was similarly vexing, although here the legislative process played a more decisive role. Central to military pensions was the continued use of the montepío , the colonial financial institution that administered military officers' contributions and pensions to their widows. Colonial regulations had...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2015) 95 (1): 150–152.
Published: 01 February 2015
... shipments was slim, as most business was done verbally by merchants and shippers who knew each other personally. Later chapters trace monetary and financial aspects: forms of payment, fiduciary media and credit, and the networks of overseas agents and merchants. Veiled forms of interest-bearing loans...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2017) 97 (4): 719–721.
Published: 01 November 2017
... investment possibilities in distant towns. He has numerous tales of being lost in the rainy Andes, alone with his mule and short on food. Witt lived and captures the arc of nineteenth-century South America, specifically Peru: postindependence disarray; the growing presence of European financiers and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2010) 90 (2): 319–320.
Published: 01 May 2010
... HAHR / May The Wiebke Ipsen Memorial Scholarship Fund has been established at the University of Maine, supported by financial gifts from family, friends, and colleagues. Award preference will be given to students conducting research in gender history or Latin American history, areas to...