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ADAMS, John Norman (1939 - 2012), Professor of Intellectual Property, University of Sheffield, 1994–2005, then Emeritus; Adjunct Professor of Law, University of Notre Dame London Centre, since 2005

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History; Economics; Insurance; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Intellectual History; Arts and Humanities; History of Law; Law; Courts and Procedure. 207 words.

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ADAMS, (William) James (<i>born</i> 1932), HM Diplomatic Service, retired

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History; Economics; Insurance; Diplomatic History; Politics; International Relations. 220 words.

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ADEANE, (George) Edward (1939 - 2015), an Extra Equerry to HRH the Prince of Wales, since 1985

in Who Was Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History; Economics; Insurance; History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours. 149 words.

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Adebowale, Victor Olufemi (<i>born</i> 1962), Chief Executive Officer, Turning Point, since 2001

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Economic History; Economics; Insurance. 254 words.

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AGNEW-SOMERVILLE, Quentin (Charles Somerville) (1929 - 2010), insurance consultant

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History; Economics; Insurance; Military History; Maritime History; Naval Forces and Warfare; History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours. 80 words.

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The agony of central power: Fiscal federalism in the German Reich

Carsten Hefeker.

in European Review of Economic History

April 2001; p ublished online April 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Labour History; Economic History. 0 words.

This article revisits the German system of fiscal federalism between unification in 1871 and hyper-inflation in 1923. I argue that the ill designed fiscal system led to systematically...

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Agrarian transition and literacy: The case of nineteenth century Sweden

Anders Nilsson, Lars Pettersson and Patrick Svensson.

in European Review of Economic History

April 1999; p ublished online April 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Labour History; Economic History. 0 words.

Did the relatively high level of literacy in Sweden prior to 1850 play any role in agrarian change and economic growth? According to influential scholars, such as Carlo Cipolla and Lars...

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Agricultural growth and institutions: Sweden, 1700–1860

Mats Olsson and Patrick Svensson.

in European Review of Economic History

August 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Labour History; Economic History. 10979 words.

The dating of, and explanation for, the agricultural revolution in Europe remains an elusive research task. When and why did a low-productive pre-industrial agricultural sector turn into a...

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Agricultural protection and support in the European Economic Community, 1962–92: rent-seeking or welfare policy?

Mark Spoerer.

in European Review of Economic History

May 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Labour History; Economic History. 9225 words.

The European Economic Community's Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) has found a lot of scholarly attention. While economists stress the irrationality of the CAP and explain its striking...

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Ahmad, Tariq Mahmood (<i>born</i> 1968), Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Home Office and Department for Transport, since 2015

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Economic History; Economics; Insurance. 161 words.

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