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Publications - Societies, Markets, States

Publications - Societies, Markets, States

Recent publications by members of the group are listed here.

You can also browse listings of all recent publications by members of the Department and within each person's biography page.

Books

  • Bennett, R.J., Smith, H., Lieshout, C.V., Montebruno, P. and Newton, G., 2019. The Age of Entrepreneurship Business Proprietors, Self-employment and Corporations Since 1851, Routledge International Studies in Business History. 320pp.
  • Martin, R. and Pollard, J., 2017. Handbook on the Geographies of Money and Finance, Edward Elgar. 672pp.

The Age of Entrepreneurship Business Proprietors, Self-employment and Corporations Since 1851 Handbook on the Geographies of Money and Finance

Journal articles

2020

  • Montebruno, P., Bennett, R., Smith, H. and Van Lieshout, C., accepted 2020. Machine learning classification of entrepreneurs in British historical census data. Information Processing and Management.

2019

  • Montebruno, P., Bennett, R., Van Lieshout, C., Smith, H. and Satchell, A., accepted 2019. Shifts in agrarian entrepreneurship in mid-Victorian England and Wales. The Agricultural history review.
  • Montebruno, P., Bennett, R.J., van Lieshout, C. and Smith, H., 2019. A tale of two tails: Do Power Law and Lognormal models fit firm-size distributions in the mid-Victorian era?. Physica A Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, v. 523, p.858-875. doi:10.1016/j.physa.2019.02.054.
  • Smith, H., Bennett, R.J. and van Lieshout, C., 2019. Immigrant business proprietors in England and Wales (1851–1911). Continuity and Change, v. 34, p.253-276. doi:10.1017/s0268416019000171.
  • Van Lieshout, C., Bennett, R.J. and Smith, H., accepted 2019. The British Business Census of Entrepreneurs and firm-size, 1851-1881: new data for economic and business historians. Historical Methods: a journal of quantitative and interdisciplinary history, doi:10.1080/01615440.2019.1707140.
  • van Lieshout, C., Smith, H., Montebruno, P. and Bennett, R.J., 2019. Female entrepreneurship: business, marriage and motherhood in England and Wales, 1851–1911. Social History, v. 44, p.440-468. doi:10.1080/03071022.2019.1656929.

2018

  • Bennett, R.J., Smith, H. and Montebruno, P., 2018. The Population of Non-corporate Business Proprietors in England and Wales 1891–1911. Business History, p.1-35. doi:10.1080/00076791.2018.1534959.
  • Martin, R., Sunley, P., Gardiner, B., Evenhuis, E. and Tyler, P., 2018. The city dimension of the productivity growth puzzle: the relative role of structural change and within-sector slowdown. Journal of Economic Geography, v. 18, p.539-570. doi:10.1093/jeg/lby008.
  • Smith, H., Bennett, R. and Radicic, D., 2018. Towns in Victorian England and Wales: a new classification. Urban History, doi:10.1017/S0963926818000020.
  • SMITH, H., BENNETT, R.J. and RADICIC, D., 2018. Towns in Victorian England and Wales: a new classification. Urban History, v. 45, p.568-594. doi:10.1017/s0963926818000020.

2017

  • Haffner, M.E.A., Ong, R., Smith, S.J. and Wood, G.A., 2017. The edges of home ownership – the borders of sustainability. International Journal of Housing Policy, v. 17, p.169-176. doi:10.1080/19491247.2017.1289717.
  • Radicic, D., Bennett, R. and Newton, G., 2017. Portfolio entrepreneurship in farming: Empirical evidence from the 1881 census for England and Wales. Journal of Rural Studies, v. 55, p.289-302. doi:10.1016/j.jrurstud.2017.08.019.
  • Smith, S.J., Cigdem, M., Ong, R. and Wood, G., 2017. Wellbeing at the edges of ownership. Environment and Planning A, doi:10.1177/0308518X16688471.
  • Wood, G.A., Smith, S.J., Cigdem, M. and Ong, R., 2017. Life on the edge: a perspective on precarious home ownership in Australia and the UK. International Journal of Housing Policy, v. 17, p.1-26. doi:10.1080/14616718.2015.1115225.

2016

2015

  • Bennett, R.J., 2015. Collective Action when Needed: The Kingston Chamber of Commerce in Jamaica, 1778–85. The Journal of Imperial & Commonwealth History, v. 43, p.165-188. doi:10.1080/03086534.2014.974877.
  • Bennett, R.J. and Chorley, R.J., 2015. Environmental Systems: Philosophy, Analysis and Control. doi:10.1515/9781400867257.
  • Bennett, R.J. and Newton, G., 2015. Employers and the 1881 Population Census of England and Wales.. Local Population Studies, art. 95, p.29-49.
  • Fingleton, B., Garretsen, H. and Martin, R., 2015. Shocking aspects of monetary union: the vulnerability of regions in Euroland. Journal of Economic Geography, v. 15, p.907-934. doi:10.1093/jeg/lbu055.
  • Martin, R., 2015. Rebalancing the Spatial Economy: The Challenge for Regional Theory. Territory Politics Governance, v. 3, p.235-272. doi:10.1080/21622671.2015.1064825.
  • Martin, R. and Sunley, P., 2015. Towards a Developmental Turn in Evolutionary Economic Geography?. Regional Studies, v. 49, p.712-732. doi:10.1080/00343404.2014.899431.
  • Martin, R. and Sunley, P., 2015. On the notion of regional economic resilience: conceptualization and explanation. Journal of Economic Geography, v. 15, p.1-42. doi:10.1093/jeg/lbu015.
  • Martin, R., Sunley, P. and Tyler, P., 2015. Local growth evolutions: recession, resilience and recovery. Cambridge Journal of Regions Economy and Society, v. 8, p.141-148. doi:10.1093/cjres/rsv012.
  • Smith, S.J., 2015. Owner occupation: at home in a spatial, financial paradox. International Journal of Housing Policy, v. 15, p.61-83. doi:10.1080/14616718.2014.997432.

Book chapters

Working papers

  • Bennett, R.J., 2020. Employers and self-employed in the censuses 1921-2011 and alignment with BBCE: Entrepreneurs, business numbers and size distribution.
  • Bennett, R., Montebruno, P., Smith, H. and Van Lieshout, C., 2019. Entrepreneurial discrete choice: Modelling decisions between self-employment, employer and worker status.
  • Bennett, R., Montebruno, P., Smith, H. and Van Lieshout, C., 2019. Reconstructing entrepreneur and business numbers for censuses 1851-81.
  • Bennett, R., Montebruno, P., Smith, H. and Van Lieshout, C., 2019. Reconstructing business proprietor responses for censuses 1851-81: a tailored logit cut-off method.
  • Bennett, R., Smith, H., Van Lieshout, C. and Montebruno, P., 2019. Identification of business partnerships in the British population censuses 1851-1911 for BBCE.
  • Bennett, R.J., 2019. Employers and self-employed in the censuses 1921-2011 and alignment with BBCE: Entrepreneurs, business numbers and size distribution..
  • Bennett, R.J., Smith, H., Van Lieshout, C., Montebruno, P. and Newton, G., 2019. The British Business Census of Entrepreneurs 1851-1911 (BBCE): User Guide.
  • Montebruno, P., 2019. Datasets and guide: downloads for reconstructing British census responses 1851-1881 for the BBCE.
  • Satchell, A. and Bennett, R., 2019. Building a 1911 Historical Land Capacity GIS.
  • Satchell, A., Bennett, R., Shaw Taylor, L. and Bogart, D., 2019. Constructing Parish-level Data and RSD-level Data on Transport Infrastructure in England and Wales 1851-1911.
  • Smith, H., Van Lieshout, C., Montebruno, P. and Bennett, R., 2019. Preparing Scottish census data in I-CeM for the British Business Census of Entrepreneurs (BBCE).
  • Van Lieshout, C., Bennett, R. and Montebruno, P., 2019. Company Directors: Directory and Census Record Linkage, 1881-1911.
  • Van Lieshout, C., Bennett, R. and Smith, H., 2019. Extracted data on employers and farmers compared with published tables in the Census General Reports, 1851-1881.
  • Van Lieshout, C., Bennett, R.J. and Smith, H., 2019. Additional codes and people in the British Business Census of Entrepreneurs (BBCE) not available through I-CeM.
  • Bennett, R.J., Smith, H. and Radacic, D., 2018. Classification of environments of entrepreneurship: Factor analysis of Registration Sub-Districts (RSDs) in 1891.
  • Van Lieshout, C., Day, J., Bennett, R. and Montebruno Bondi, P., 2018. Extraction of data on Entrepreneurs from the 1871 Census to supplement I-CeM.
  • Bennett, R., Smith, H., Van Lieshout, C. and Newton, G., 2017. Drivers of Entrepreneurship and Small Businesses: Project overview and outline of database construction. doi:10.17863/CAM.9508.
  • Bennett, R.J., Smith, H. and Radicic, D., 2017. Classification of occupations for economically active: Factor analysis of Registration Sub-Districts (RSDs) in 1891. doi:10.17863/CAM.15767.
  • Bennett, R.J., Smith, H., van Lieshout, C. and Newton, G., 2017. Business sectors, occupations and aggregations of census data 1851-1911. doi:10.17863/CAM.9874.
  • Bennett, R.J., Smith, H.J. and van lieshout, C., 2017. Employers and the self-employed in the censuses 1851-1911: The census as a source for identifying entrepreneurs, business numbers and size distribution. doi:10.17863/CAM.9640.
  • Smith, H. and Bennett, R.J., 2017. Urban-Rural Classification using Census data, 1851-1911. doi:10.17863/CAM.15763.
  • Smith, H., Bennett, R.J. and Radicic, D., 2017. Classification of towns in 1891 using factor analysis. doi:10.17863/CAM.15764.
  • Smith, H., Bennett, R.J. and van lieshout, C., 2017. Identifying businesses and entrepreneurs from the Censuses, 1891-1911. doi:10.17863/CAM.9638.
  • van Lieshout, C., Bennett, R., Smith, H.J. and Newton, G., 2017. Identifying businesses and entrepreneurs in the Censuses 1851-1881. doi:10.17863/CAM.9640.