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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (1): 149–150.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Sonya Lipsett-Rivera Profit and Passion: Transactional Sex in Colonial Mexico . By Nicole von Germeten . Oakland : University of California Press , 2018 . Notes. Bibliography. Index. x, 235 pp. Paper , $34.95 . Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 Many really...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1976) 56 (4): 683–684.
Published: 01 November 1976
... to minimize discontent, class coalescence, and possibilities of violent protest through emphasis upon patrimonial, patron-client relationships in separate vertical hierarchies which depend upon government and President to facilitate communication among them. The decision to establish a profit-sharing...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1995) 75 (3): 405–440.
Published: 01 August 1995
.... Familial enterprises operated within a social prestige system. . . . Within the domains nobles dominated, investment to gain social status was considered as integral a part of finance as investment calculated to gain economic profit. 86 As the land acquisitions suggest, the 1780s seem to have...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2022) 102 (3): 557–559.
Published: 01 August 2022
...Rafael R. Ioris Big Business and Dictatorships in Latin America: A Transnational History of Profits and Repression . Edited by Victoria Basualdo , Hartmut Berghoff , and Marcelo Bucheli . Palgrave Studies in Latin American Heterodox Economics . Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1973) 53 (3): 440–469.
Published: 01 August 1973
... see that Carangas, a relatively low total revenue producer, was a high “profit” area for the Crown. The area with the greatest disparity between its total revenue rank order and its profitability is of course Buenos Aires. Table IV Surplus Income of the Cajas Reales of the Viceroyalty...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1975) 55 (3): 468–495.
Published: 01 August 1975
...William F. Sharp * The author is Assistant Professor of History at Temple University. Copyright 1975 by Duke University Press 1975 The profitability of slavery has become a question of considerable historical importance. Before the detailed study presented by Alfred H. Conrad...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1970) 50 (2): 434.
Published: 01 May 1970
...D. M. P. The Central American Common Market: Profits & Problems in an Integrating Economy . New York , 1969 . Business International Corporation . Map. Tables. Appendices . Pp. 67 . Paper. $50.00 . Copyright 1970 by Duke University Press 1970 This research report is one...
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Published: 01 November 1986
FIGURE 7: Profits and Losses, St. John d’el Rey Mining Company, Limited. Source: AR . More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (1): 3–39.
Published: 01 February 2010
...Marcia Stephenson Abstract Introducing intertwined themes of profit, the hunt for treasure, and the excavation of camelid bodies; and drawing from the analysis of Renaissance medical books, bilingual Aymara–Spanish and Quechua–Spanish dictionaries, inquisition records, and inventories of curiosity...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (4): 655–687.
Published: 01 November 2020
... and gender to make a profit, the magazine reconceptualized their meanings to debunk stereotypes that marginalized gay men. Macho Tips detached macho aesthetics from heterosexuality and successfully blurred the line between straight and gay Mexican masculinities. As a result, the magazine nationalized...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2016) 96 (1): 174–175.
Published: 01 February 2016
... that unchecked foreign influence caused underdevelopment. He concludes that foreign influence was limited by pointing to foreign owners' inability to exploit the country, which he measures through profit extraction and labor conditions. Many foreign businesses failed, and consistent profits were rare; those...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1985) 65 (1): 162–164.
Published: 01 February 1985
... companies—the broad-gage lines—to elucidate aspects of the broader Anglo-Argentine relationship after 1870. He considers the conception, execution, financing, and profitability of railway ventures, the expectations of Argentina’s elites in pursuing railway development, and the conditions that engendered...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1970) 50 (4): 665–681.
Published: 01 November 1970
... industry to be the key to Mexico’s economic and fiscal revival and set up an entire program of reform, designed to make mining profitable and respectable. At the institutional level he organized the industry into a guild, whose local courts were granted jurisdiction over all mining lawsuits. In Mexico City...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1998) 78 (3): 367–418.
Published: 01 August 1998
... a shift away from estate cropping and toward multiple tenancies. The role of popular mobilization in these transformations awaits exploration. Chowning, however, does indicate a return to estate profitability and renewed elite power in Michoacán beginning in the late 1830s, as estates and elites profited...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2009) 89 (4): 739–740.
Published: 01 November 2009
... Vacations is really about hotel resort tourism development and how U.S. and then later European corporations made economic deals with Latin American countries to help increase their profits. Ward traces how Conrad Hilton and Nelson and Laurance Rockefeller built resort hotels in Cuba, Mexico, Puerto Rico...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1975) 55 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 February 1975
... of commerce. Small groups of merchants were engaged in the shipping of metals from Alto Perú to Spain via Buenos Aires, and in the importation of slaves from Africa. Only 10 percent of the merchants failed to specialize in any one branch of commerce, finding it more profitable to vary activities by demand...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (1): 131–132.
Published: 01 February 1997
... and liberal reforms, markets improved, yet uncertainties persisted. Haciendas attempted to increase production and profits, with inconsistent results. Only during the Porfiriato did production and profits generally revive; and Miller strengthens our grasp of that revival with new detail on when and why some...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1973) 53 (4): 668–669.
Published: 01 November 1973
... that it is a lucrative business whose profits could have been used to great advantage by the Peruvian government for the state owned steel mill. Why the steel mill, he does not justify, and he calculates the profits incorrectly by failing to allow for depreciation and some other costs. Moreover, profits are not related...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1967) 47 (2): 244–245.
Published: 01 May 1967
... revolution suggest that “one must make profit promptly while one’s friends are still in government” (p. 159). Many of us are familiar with the Schumpeterian model in which the innovating entrepreneur is cast in the role of active agent in the development process. Lauterbach’s findings indicate that Latin...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (4): 730–731.
Published: 01 November 2008
... high-risk business, where profits could only be made in the Americas. Although the Portuguese slave trade in the early seventeenth century was small in scale compared to later periods, it surpassed later trade in the complexity of the network of business relations that were needed to sustain...