Famine and Finance

Credit and the Great Famine of Ireland

  • Tyler Beck Goodspeed

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Tyler Beck Goodspeed
    Pages 1-26
  3. Tyler Beck Goodspeed
    Pages 27-56
  4. Tyler Beck Goodspeed
    Pages 57-98
  5. Tyler Beck Goodspeed
    Pages 99-131
  6. Tyler Beck Goodspeed
    Pages 133-175
  7. Tyler Beck Goodspeed
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  8. Back Matter
    Pages 187-201

About this book


parts of chapters 2 and 3, and 4 have also been published in companion articles in the Journal of Development Economics and the World Bank Economic Review.


Great Famine of Ireland Irish agricultural economy Adjustments in land use Capital markets Irish loan funds Microfinance credit

Authors and affiliations

  • Tyler Beck Goodspeed
    • 1
  1. 1.St John’s CollegeUniversity of OxfordOxfordUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2017
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, Cham
  • eBook Packages Economics and Finance
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-31764-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-31765-6
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