Palgrave Studies in the History of Finance

Antonio Serra and the Economics of Good Government

Editors: Reinert, Sophus, Patalano, Rosario (Eds.)

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About this book

In this book some of the world's leading economists and experts on Serra explore the enduring appeal of his 1613 Breve trattato.

About the authors

Rosario Patalano is Professor of the History of Economic Thought at the University of Naples 'Federico II'.

Sophus A. Reinert is Assistant Professor of Business Administration in the Business, Government, and the International Economy Unit at Harvard Business School.

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  • Introduction: Antonio Serra and the Economics of Good Government

    Patalano, Rosario (et al.)

    Pages 1-11

  • The Place of Naples in the 17th-Century Spanish Empire

    Paquette, Gabriel

    Pages 12-22

  • The Vicaria Prison of Naples in the Time of Antonio Serra

    Rosa, Francesca

    Pages 23-37

  • The Cost of Empires: Antonio Serra and the Debate on the Causes and Solutions of Economic Crises in the Viceroyalty of Naples in the 17th Century

    Zanalda, Giovanni

    Pages 38-62

  • Serra’s Brief Treatise in a World-System Perspective: The Dutch Miracle and Italian Decline in the Early 17th Century

    Patalano, Rosario

    Pages 63-88

Buy this book

eBook $89.00
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  • Included format: PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $120.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-137-53995-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Antonio Serra and the Economics of Good Government
Editors
  • Sophus Reinert
  • Rosario Patalano
Series Title
Palgrave Studies in the History of Finance
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-53996-0
DOI
10.1057/9781137539960
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-53995-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 374
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