The Princeton Economic History of the Western World44

Joel Mokyr, Series Editor

Seeking to build a comprehensive and authoritative literature on Western economic development in all of its facets, this renowned series features books from the world’s leading scholars on a vast range of topics: the transformation of medieval Europe from a rural to a capitalist economy; the institutions that marked the European revolutions; the rise of the modern capitalist economies; and the role that technology, commercial expansion, and the international division of labor played in fueling their growth throughout the West and the world.