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An economic history of Sweden

Heckscher, Eli F.

An economic history of Sweden

by Heckscher, Eli F.

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sweden
    • Subjects:
    • Sweden -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementtranslated by Göran Ohlin. With a suppl. by Gunnar Heckscher, and a pref. by Alexander Gerschenkron.
      SeriesHarvard economic studies,, v. 95
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC373 .H413
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxlii, 308 p.
      Number of Pages308
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6155074M
      LC Control Number54008628
      OCLC/WorldCa227801

      Anna Larsson is Associate Professor of the History of Science and Ideas at Umeå University, Sweden. Among her books are A Science of the Modern Society: Establishing Sociology in Sweden (), and the co-authored Social Science in Context: Historical, Sociological and Global Perspectives (). Supported by Economic History Association, and contains economic-historical data for various countries, mainly Britain and USA, for example gold prices , global financial data , interest rates in USA and UK , the purchasing power of the British pound , the purchasing power of the US dollar , and the.

        An Economic History of Sweden and over one million other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more. Books › Business & Investing › Economics Share CDN$ List Price: CDN$ ; You Save: CDN$ (17%) & 4/5(1). History of Sweden., Sweden travel guide, Sweden facts, Swedenborg, Sweden gun laws, Government, Politics, Economy Culture, travel and tourism in Sweden. Information of the book guides you through. The introduction. Sweden is located on the Scandinavian Peninsula in northern.

        Since then, Sweden has pursued a successful economic formula consisting of a capitalist system intermixed with substantial welfare elements. Sweden joined the EU in , but the public rejected the introduction of the euro in a referendum. The share of Sweden’s population born abroad increased from % in to % in   The book is based on a rich and detailed quantitative material from research over the past decades with consecutive time series over production volumes, employment, productivity, investments etc. for sectors and branches covering the whole economy, even including estimates of non-marketed domestic : Lennart Schön.


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An economic history of Sweden by Heckscher, Eli F. Download PDF EPUB FB2

This is a fairly concise and rather dry academic tome that makes no concessions to the superficial reader like me. I learned a good bit about the economic history of Sweden here, but as a Swedish American my interests were more about the underlying causes of the Swedish exodus that depopulated the mother country and put all of us Swedes in the New by: 4.

An Economic History of Sweden (Routledge Explorations in Economic History Book 16) - Kindle edition by Magnusson, Lars. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading An Economic History of Sweden (Routledge Explorations in Economic History Book 16).4/5(1).

An Economic History of Sweden (Routledge Explorations in Economic History Book 16) by Lars Magnusson out of 5 stars 1. Kindle $ $ 36 $ $ Hardcover $ $ 79 $ $ Get it as soon as Mon, Feb FREE Shipping by Amazon. Only 2. Very good history of Sweden covering the years up to the s.

Emphasizes that Sweden has been always part of the larger European economy and culture. Details how Sweden was a good bit more backward than England & France a few An economic history of Sweden book years ago.

Goes some way toward explaining how it came to be prosperous in recent by:   As mentioned above, I believe that comparisons between Schön’s Economic History of Modern Sweden and Magnusson’s Economic History of Sweden are inevitable.

Magnusson’s work appeared in English in as an abridged translation of the original Swedish volume in   An Economic History of Modern Sweden book. An Economic History of Modern Sweden. DOI link for An Economic History of Modern Sweden. An Economic History of Modern Sweden book. By Lennart Schön.

Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 27 April Pub. location by: This book represents the first recent attempt to provide a comprehensive treatment of Sweden's economic development since the middle of the 18th century.

It traces the rapid industrialisation, the political currents and the social ambitions, that transformed Sweden from a backward agrarian economy into what is now regarded by many as a model welfare state.

First posted 18 January ; last updated: 8 February I keep getting asked for survey-type books/articles on the economic history of particular regions or countries.

In the list below, as much as possible, I stick to works of economic history with a stress on country and regional knowledge, not topical or thematic specialisation.

An Economic History of Modern Sweden (Routledge Explorations in Economic History): Economics Books @ ed by: Long respected as a classic in Europe, this translation is welcomed as the first comprehensive survey of Swedish economic history available in this country.

Herein the late Eli Filip Heckscher discusses Swedish economy from the feudalism of the Middle Ages to World War II socialism. Complete coverage is given to such diverse yet interrelated subjects as land distribution and use, agrarian.

An Economic History of Modern Sweden book. An Economic History of Modern Sweden. DOI link for An Economic History of Modern Sweden. An Economic History of Modern Sweden book. By Lennart Schön. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 27 April Pub.

location : Lennart Schön. The government sees Sweden’s role in the EU as important for the country’s future. Sweden has held the EU presidency twice: 1 January – 30 Juneand 30 June – 31 December Useful links.

Centre for History of Science; Department of Economic History, Stockholm University; Department of History, Lund University. The book is based on a rich and detailed quantitative material from research over the past decades with consecutive time series over production volumes, employment, productivity, investments etc.

for sectors and branches covering the whole economy, even including estimates of non-marketed domestic work. It is also based on a broad literature from Swedish historiography with details on the. Get this from a library. An economic history of Sweden.

[Lars Magnusson] -- Based upon comprehensive and original research, An Economic History of Sweden represents an invaluable resource for both economic historians and students of economic theory.

The economic history of Sweden's Age of Liberty examine the changes to the Swedish economy between and The economic factors that contributed to the fall of the Swedish Empire and the shift away from absolutism, as well as the legacy of the era in terms of the nation's economic history after are also noted.

The Great Northern War which lasted two decades left Sweden in a state. An Economic History of Sweden book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Long respected as a classic in Europe, this translation is w /5. An Economic History of Sweden by Lars Magnusson.

This book represents the first recent attempt to provide a comprehensive treatment of Sweden's economic development since the middle of the 18th century. It traces the rapid industrialisation, the political currents and the social ambitions, that transformed Sweden from a backward agrarian.

Sweden - Sweden - Economy: Sweden’s per capita gross national product (GNP) is among the highest in the world, but so are its taxes. Most enterprises are privately owned and market-oriented, but when transfer payments—such as pensions, sick pay, and child allowances—are included, roughly three-fifths of gross domestic product (GDP) passes through the public sector.

Based upon comprehensive and original research, An Economic History of Sweden represents an invaluable resource for both economic historians and students of economic theory. Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Sweden since The history of 19th-century Sweden, under Charles XIV (reigned –44), Oscar I (–59), Charles XV (–72), and Oscar II (–), was one of progressive liberalization in government and of industrial development.

Freedom of the press () and internal free trade () were established, and the suffrage. Long respected as a classic in Europe, this translation is welcomed as the first comprehensive survey of Swedish economic history available in this country. Herein the late Eli Filip Heckscher discusses Swedish economy from the feudalism of the Middle Ages to World War II socialism.Scandinavian Economic History Review ( - current) Incorporates.

Economy and History ( - ) Books; Keep up to date. Register to receive personalised research and resources by email. Sign me up. Taylor and Francis Group Facebook page. Taylor and Francis Group Twitter page.OCLC Number: Notes: Translation of Svenskt arbete och liv. Description: xlii, pages illustrations, portraits, maps 22 cm.

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