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作者 Baskes, Jeremy, 1961-
書名 Staying afloat [electronic resource] : risk and uncertainty in Spanish Atlantic world trade, 1760-1820 / Jeremy Baskes
出版項 Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2013
國際標準書號 9780804785426 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780804786355 (e-book)
說明 xiv, 393 p. : ill
系列 Social science history
附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction : risk and uncertainty -- Staying informed : the risks of poor information in Atlantic world trade -- The institutions of trade and the reduction of market risk : the convoy system -- Comercio libre and the rise of commercial risk -- The rising demand for credit and the escalation of risk in the post-1778 era -- Trade in war and peace -- Underwriting risk : the structure and organization of insurance partnerships in late eighteenth-century Cadiz -- Insuring against risk : analysis of insurance policies and the perception of risk in Atlantic world trade -- War and commercial crisis : the profitability of the Cadiz insurance industry in the 1790s -- Conclusion : staying afloat
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2013. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries
主題 Risk management -- Spain -- History
Merchant marine -- Spain -- History
Marine insurance -- Spain -- History
Spain -- Colonies -- America -- History
Spain -- Commerce -- America -- History
America -- Commerce -- Spain -- History
Electronic books. local
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