By Henry Phelps Brown,Sheila V. Hopkins
First released in e-book shape in 1981, this selection of essays initially written among 1955 and 1966 includes ground-breaking study and research at the research of wages and costs throughout seven centuries, with specific connection with builder’s salary charges and the cost of a package deal of the commodities on which those wages may be spent.
These seminal contributions to the economics of labour and fiscal progress did a lot to gas the controversy surrounding the issues of inflation, balance and alterations within the buying energy of cash upon the book’s preliminary booklet. those matters are every piece as suitable in today’s submit credit-crunch society and this reissue might be welcomed by way of all scholars of monetary historical past and labour economics.
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