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Rome's economic revolution /

Main Author: Kay, Philip, 1955-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Oxford, U.K. : Oxford University Press, 2014.
Series: Oxford studies on the Roman economy.
Table of Contents:
  • Rome and its economy at the time of the Second Punic War
  • Indemnities and booty
  • Mining revenues
  • State finance and the lex Sempronia de provincia Asia
  • Cashing in the plunder
  • Credit and financial intermediation
  • Investment farming and agricultural exploitation
  • Trade, capital, and interconnected markets
  • The creation of 'material complexity'
  • After the credit crunch
  • Forecasting the past.