The enlightened economy: an economic history of Britain, 1700-1850

"In a vigorous discussion, which goes beyond the standard explanations that credit geographical factors, the role of markets, politics and society, Mokyr argues that the bases of the emergence of modern economic growth in Britain are to be found in what key players knew and believed, and how th...

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Main Author: Mokyr, Joel.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New Haven : Yale University Press, 2009.
Series: New economic history of Britain.