Grain Markets in Europe, 1500–1900
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-12-09 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press
In this 1999 book, Karl Gunnar Persson surveys a broad sweep of economic history, examining one of the most crucial markets - grain. His analysis allows him to draw more general lessons, for example that liberalization of markets was linked to political authoritarianism. Grain Markets in Europe traces the markets'