Spanish Money and Banking: A History by G. TortellaSpanish Money and Banking: A History by G. Tortella

Spanish Money and Banking: A History

byG. Tortella, J. Garc Ruiz

Hardcover | October 31, 2013

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This book incorporates advances in financial and monetary history and theory and shows the relevance of Spain's story to modern banking, monetary and development theory. It studies the early development of banking and monetary institutions and shows how financial and monetary mismanagement contributed to the decline of Spain in the early modern era
Gabriel Tortella is Emeritus Professor of Economic History at the Universidad de Alcalá (Madrid), Spain. He received the King Juan Carlos Economics Prize (1994), and has been President of the International Economic History Association, of the Spanish Economic History Association, and Chairman of the Academic Council of the European Ass...
Title:Spanish Money and Banking: A HistoryFormat:HardcoverDimensions:253 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.88 inPublished:October 31, 2013Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230347657

ISBN - 13:9780230347656

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Money and Banking in the Twilight of Empire 3. Banking in War and Peace 4. Banks and Railways: From Boom to Bust 5. The Peseta and the Bank of Spain 6. A Renewed Banking System 7. From Dictatorship to Republic: Spain and the Great Depression 8. Banking under Franco 9. Transition to Democracy, Oil crisis, and Further Bank Reforms 10. The Challenge of the European Market 11. The Bursting of the Bubble: Savings Banks, a Death Foretold 12. Conclusions