European Banking Historiography: Past and Present
Dimensions 24 x 16, 319 pages
Edited by Olivier Feiertag, Ioanna Pepelasis Minoglou, Athens 2009
The book comprises the proceedings of the academic meeting that took place in Corfu in 2003 on the subject of European banking history. Particular chapters of the book deal with the national experiences in Turkey, Austria, Spain, Greece, while in other chapters the aim is to identify the dilemmas and the new directions sought in banking history in France and Switzerland. The third part of the book, examines certain special issues in bank history of particular importance, such as the local banks in France, the history of the Bank for International Settlements and the literature for banking archives.