The World That Trade Created: Society, Culture and the World Economy, 1400 to the Present
- Publish Date: 2012-10-16
- Binding: Hardcover
- Author: Kenneth Pomeranz;Steven Topik
In a series of brief vignettes the authors bring to life international trade and its actors, and also demonstrate that economic activity cannot be divorced from social and cultural contexts. In the process they make clear that the seemingly modern concept of economic globalisation has deep historical roots.