David Landes - Selected publications#

5 publications most closely related to proposed project:

The Wealth and Poverty of Nations : Why Some Are So Rich and Some So Poor. (New York: Norton, 1998). French ed., Paris: Albin Michel, 2000.

Revolution in Time: Clocks and the Making of the Modern World. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard, 1983. New, enlarged ed., London: Viking, 2000.

The Unbound Prometheus: Technological Change and Industrial Development in Western Europe from 1750 to the Present. (Cambridge Univ. Press, 1969). New rev. edition, 2003.

"Winners and Losers -West and Rest," in J. Femke Hoogeveen et al., eds., World Wide Waters: The Maritime Dimension of Global Prosperity and Stability Amsterdam: Proceedings of the Symposium, 22 February 2002), pp. 23­-31

“Culture Makes Almost All the Difference," in Lawrence E. Harrison and Samuel P. Huntington, eds., Culture Matters: How Values Shape Human Progress (New Yark: Basic Books, 2000).

4 other significant publications:

Editor (with Patrice Higonnet and Henry Rosovsky). Favorites of Fortune: Technology, Growth, and Economic Development since the Industrial Revolution (Cambridge, MA: Harvard, 1991).

Bankers and Pashas: International Finance and Economic Imperialism in Egypt (London: Heinemann, and Cambridge, MA: Harvard, 1958).

Clocks and the Wealth of Nations," Daedalus, 132,2 (Spring 2003): 20-26.

La favola del cavallo morto: ovvero la Rivoluzione industriale rivisitate (Donzelli Editore, 1994).
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