Recent Publications

Journal Articles

Ivano Cardinale, ‘Beyond Constraining and Enabling: Towards New Microfoundations for Institutional Theory‘, Academy of Management Review, (18 December 2016),

Ivano Cardinale and Roberto Scazzieri, ‘Structural liquidity: The money-industry nexus’, Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, vol. 39 (1 December, 2016), pp. 46-53.

David Chambers and Ali Kabiri, ‘Keynes and Wall Street.’ Business History Review, vol. 90, issue 4 (July, 2016), pp. 301-32.

David Chambers and Olivier Accominotti ‘If you’re so smart: John Maynard Keynes and currency speculation in the interwar years.’ Journal of Economic History, vol. 76, issue 2 (June, 2016), pp. 342-386.

David Gill and T. Robb, ‘The ANZUS Treaty During the Cold War: A Reinterpretation of United States Diplomacy in the Southwest Pacific’ Journal of Cold War Studies, vol. 17 issue 4 (Fall, 2015), pp. 109-157.

D. Gill, R. Fu, E. Hundman, A. Liff and G. J. Ikenberry, Correspondence: Looking for Asia’s Security Dilemma’ International Security,  vol. 40, issue 2 (Fall, 2015), pp. 181-204.

David Chambers, Elroy Dimson, and Justin Foo, ‘Keynes the stock market investor: a quantitative analysis.’ Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, vol. 50, issue 4 (August, 2015), pp. 843-868.

David Chambers and Elroy Dimson, ‘The British origins of the US endowment model.’ Financial Analysts Journal, vol. 71, issue 2 (March/April, 2015), pp. 10-14.

Duncan Needham, ‘Britain’s money supply experiment, 1971-73’, English Historical Review, vol. 130, issue 541 (February, 2015), pp. 89-122.

David Gill, ‘Rating the United Kingdom: The British government’s first sovereign credit ratings’,  Economic History Review, vol. 68, issue 3 (January, 2015), pp. 1016-1037.

David Gill and M.J. Gill, ‘The Great Ratings Game: How Countries Become Creditworthy’, Foreign Affairs, (January 21, 2015)

Ivano Cardinale and D’Maris Coffman, ‘Economic interdependencies and political conflict: The political economy of taxation in eighteenth-century Britain’, Economia Politica, vol. 3 (December, 2014), pp. 277-300.

David Chambers and Rui Esteves, ‘The first global emerging markets investor: Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust 1880-1913’, Explorations in Economic History, vol. 52 (April, 2014), pp. 1-21.

Carsten Burhop, David Chambers and Brian Cheffins, ‘Regulating IPOs: evidence from going public in London, 1900-1913’, Explorations in Economic History, vol. 51 (January, 2014), pp. 60-76.

David Chambers and Elroy Dimson, ‘Retrospectives: John Maynard Keynes, investment innovator’, Journal of Economic Perspectives, vol. 27, no. 3 (June, 2013), pp. 213-228.

Adrian Leonard, ‘Underwriting British trade to India/China, 1780-1835’, Historical Journal, vol. 55, no. 4 (December, 2012), pp. 983 – 1006.

David Gill, The ambiguities of opposition: economic decline, international cooperation, and political rivalry in the nuclear policies of the Labour Party, 1963–1964′ Contemporary British History, vol. 25, issue 2 (June 2011), pp. 251-276.

David Gill,Ministers, markets and missiles: the British government, the European Economic Community and the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty, 1964-68′ Diplomacy and Statecraft, vol. 21, issue 3 (2010), pp. 451-470.

David Gill,Strength in numbers: The Labour Government and the size of the Polaris force’ Journal of Strategic Studies, vol. 33, issue 6 (2010), pp. 819-845.

David Gill,Nuclear deterrence and the tradition of non-use: A review article’ International Affairs, vol. 85, issue 4 (2009), pp. 863-869.



Anthony Hotson, Respectable banking: the search for stability in London’s money and credit markets since 1695 (Cambridge University Press, 2017)

Ivano Cardinale and Roberto Scazzieri, The Palgrave Handbook of Political Economy (Palgrave Macmillan, 2017)

Adrian Williamson (co-author), Keating on Construction Contracts – Tenth Edition (Sweet & Maxwell, 2016)

Ivano Cardinale, D’Maris Coffman and Roberto Scazzieri, Periodic Industrial Crises (Anthem Books, 2016)

Ivano Cardinale, D’Maris Coffman and Roberto Scazzieri, The Political Economy of the Eurozone (Cambridge University press, 2016)

Adrian Leonard, Marine Insurance: International Development and Evolution, 1300-1700 (Palgrave Macmillan, 2016).

Kiyoshi Hirowatari, Britain and European Monetary Cooperation, 1964-1979 (Palgrave Macmillan, 2015).

Duncan Needham UK monetary policy from Devaluation to Thatcher, 1967-1982 (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014)

David James Gill, Britain and the Bomb: Nuclear Diplomacy, 1964-1970 (Stanford University Press, 2014)


Chapters in edited volumes

Duncan Needham, ‘Snakes and ladders: navigating European monetary union’ in D.D. Coffman, R. Scazzieri and I. Cardinale (eds), The political economy of the Eurozone (Cambridge University Press, 2017).

Adrian Leonard, ‘Marine insurance and the Law Merchat‘ in A. Leonard and D. Pretel (eds) The Caribbean and the Atlantic World economy: circuits of trade, money and knowledge, 1650-1914 (Palgrave Macmillan, 2015)

Adrian Leonard, ‘From local to transatlantic: insuring trade in the Caribbean’ in A. Leonard (ed) Marine Insurance: origins and institutions, 1300-1850 (Palgrave Macmillan, 2015)

Ivano Cardinale, ‘Towards a structural political economy of resources’ in Mauro Baranzini; Claudia Rotondi and Roberto Scazzieri (eds) Resources, Production and Structural Dynamics (Cambridge University Press, 2015)

David Chambers ‘Keynes, King’s and endowment asset management’ in J.R. Brown, and C.M. Hoxby (eds), How the financial crisis and great recession affected higher education: National Bureau of Economic Research Conference Report (University of Chicago Press, 2015)

Anthony Hotson, ‘London’s market for bullion and specie in the eighteenth century: the roles of the London Mint and the Bank of England in the stabilization of prices’ in Martin Allen and D’Maris Coffman (eds), Money, Prices and Wages: Essays in Honour of Nicholas Mayhew (Palgrave Macmillan, 2015)

Anthony Hotson, ‘Financial Crises and Economic Activity in the UK since 1825’ in Nicholas Dimsdale and Anthony Hotson (eds), British Financial Crises since 1825 (Oxford University Press, 2014).

Duncan Needham, ‘The 1981 Budget: a Dunkirk not an Alamein’ in D.J. Needham and A.C. Hotson (eds), Expansionary fiscal contraction: the Thatcher government’s 1981 Budget in perspective (Cambridge University Press, 2014).

Anthony Hotson, ‘The 1981 Budget and its impact on the conduct of economic policy: was it a monetarist revolution?’ in D.J. Needham and A.C. Hotson (eds), Expansionary fiscal contraction: the Thatcher government’s 1981 Budget in perspective (Cambridge University Press, 2014).

Duncan Needham, ‘Goodbye Great Britain? The press, the Treasury, and the 1976 IMF crisis’, in S. Schifferes and R.W. Roberts (eds), The media and financial crises: comparative and historical perspectives (Routledge, 2014).

Anthony Hotson and Terence Mills, ‘London’s Market for Bullion and Specie in the Eighteenth Century: The Roles of the London Mint and the Bank of England in the Stabilization of Prices’ in M. Allen and D. Coffman (eds) Money, prices, and wages: essays in honour of Nicholas Mayhew. (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014).

Adrian Leonard, ‘Contingent commitment: the development of English marine insurance in the context of New Institutional Economics, 1577-1720’, in A.B. Leonard, L.D. Neal and D.D. Coffman,  Questioning Credible Commitment: Perspectives on the Glorious Revolution and the Rise of Financial Capitalism. (Cambridge University Press, 2013).


Forthcoming publications