restricted access   Volume 15, Number 2, June 2014

Table of Contents


The Untold History of Transparency: Mercantile Agencies, the Law, and the Lawyers (1851–1916)

pp. 213-251

Women on Board: Female Board Membership as a Form of Elite Democratization

pp. 252-284

Embedding Big Business. The Political Economy of the 1938 Corporate Tax Reform in Sweden

pp. 285-306

Resistance of the Defeated: German and Italian Big Business and the American Antitrust Policy, 1945–1957

pp. 307-336

Christianity Today, J. Howard Pew, and the Business of Conservative Evangelicalism

pp. 337-379


The Economic Development of Latin America since Independence by Luis Bértola and José Antonio Ocampo (review)

pp. 380-382

Industry & Revolution, Social and Economic Change in the Orizaba Valley, Mexico by Aurora Gómez-Galvarriato (review)

pp. 382-385

Unsettled Account: The Evolution of Banking in the Industrialized World Since 1800 by Richard S. Grossman (review)

pp. 385-387

Paths toward the Modern Fiscal State: England, Japan, and China by Wenkai He (review)

pp. 387-390

A Nation of Small Shareholders: Marketing Wall Street after World War II by Janice M. Traflet (review)

pp. 390-392

Freedom’s Debt: The Royal African Company and the Politics of the Atlantic Slave Trade, 1672–1752 by William A. Pettigrew (review)

pp. 392-395

Looking South: Race, Gender, and the Transformation of Labor From Reconstruction to Globalization by Mary E. Fredrickson (review)

pp. 395-397

Advertising Empire: Race and Visual Culture in Imperial Germany by David Ciarlo (review)

pp. 397-399

The Business of Transatlantic Migration between Europe and the United States, 1900–1914 by Drew Keeling (review)

pp. 400-402

Instrumental Community: Probe Microscopy and the Path to Nanotechnology by Cyrus C. M. Mody (review)

pp. 403-405

A Short History of Celebrity by Fred Inglis (review)

pp. 405-407

Mass Flourishing: How Grassroots Innovation Created Jobs, Challenge, and Change by Edmund Phelps (review)

pp. 407-409

The Logistics Revolution: The Rise of Logistics in the Mass Consumption Society by Richard Vahrenkamp (review)

pp. 410-411

From Mountain Man to Millionaire: The “Bold and Dashing Life” of Robert Campbell by William R. Nester (review)

pp. 412-414

Unprecedented Power: Jesse Jones, Capitalism, and the Common Good by Steven Fenberg (review)

pp. 414-416