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Published: 18 February 2020

512 Pages | 53 black-and-white illustrations


ISBN: 9780198841845

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Capital, Investment, and Innovation in the Roman World

Edited by Paul Erdkamp, Koenraad Verboven, and Arjan Zuiderhoek

Oxford Studies on the Roman Economy

  • Offers original new insights into crucial aspects of Roman economic history that will be of value to scholars and students of not only ancient history, but also comparative economic studies
  • Provides a coherent overview of the economics of capital investment and innovation in the Roman world comprised of individually incisive case-studies
  • Draws on a broad range of methodologies and theoretical perspectives, presenting an overview of the multiplicity of approaches that characterizes scholarship in ancient economic history
  • Includes an accessible introduction which provides an up-to-date assessment of the research theme and situates each contribution within the context of current scholarship