Economic Developments in Victorian Scotland

W.H. Marwick

August 13, 2017 by Routledge
Reference - 296 Pages
ISBN 9781138648517 - CAT# Y228426
Series: Routledge Revivals

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Summary

Marwick argues that economic development in Scotland was severely delayed until the 18th Century unlike neighbouring countries. Originally published in 1936, this study aims to explore key features of economic development in Victorian Scotland to promote more understanding of this issue. Issues discussed include ownership of land and capital, administration and finances of industry, organisation of trade and marketing, labour and recruitment, trade unions, housing and other aspects which impact on the standard of life. This title will be of interest to students of Economics and Industrial History.

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