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POPPER-LYNKEUS (JOSEF). Die allgemeine Nährpflicht als Lösung der sozialen Frage, eingehend bearbeitet und statistisch durchgerechnet: mit einem Nachweis der theoretischen und praktischen Wertlosigkeit der Wirtschaftslehre. Dresden: Carl Reissner. 1912. Pp. xvi +813. M. 17.

[Intended as the programme of a practical policy. To be reviewed.]

PREYER (W. D.). Die Arbeits- und Pachtgenossenschaften Italiens. Jena : G. Fischer. 1913. Pp. 228. M. 6.

(To be reviewed).

Ross (Lisa). Weibliche Dienstboten und Dienstbotenhaltung in England.' Tübingen : J. C. B. Mohr. 1912. Pp. viii +99. M. 3.

[Archiv für Sozialwissenschaft und Sozialpolitik. Supplement VIII. To be reviewed.]

SCHMOLLER (GUSTAV). Charakterbilder. Munich: Duncker & Humblot. 1913. Pp. vii + 302. M. 7.

[This is a collection of character sketches of distinguished economists and German state men which Professor Schmoller bas writteu from time to time over a considerable number of years. After Easter of this year Professor Schmoller, at the age of 75, is to retire from the active duties of lecturing and he offers this volume, primarly to bis friends and pupils, as in the nature of a farewell gift. To be reviewed.)

SELLA (EMANUEL). Der Wandel des Besitzes: Versuch einer Theorie des Reichtuma als Organismus. Munich: Duncker & Humblot. 1912. Pp. iv +98. M. 2.50.

[Translated from the Italian.]

SOMBART (WERNER). Studien zur Entwicklungsgeschichte des modernen Kapitalismus : Vol. I. Luxus und Kapitalismus. Munich : Duncker & Humblot. 1913. Pp. viii + 220. M. 6. Vol. II. Krieg und Kapitalismus. Munich: Duncker & Humblot. 1913. Pp. viii + 232. M. 6.

[These are the first two instalments of the new edition of Professor Sombart's Moderne Kapitalismus. To be reviewed.]

STAMMHAMMER (JOSEF). Bibliographie der Social-Politik : Band II. enthaltend die Literatur von 1895–1911 und Ergänzungen zu Band. I. Jena : Gustav Fischer. 1912. Pp. vi +881. M. 30.

[This enormous compilation--the above volume must contain more than 20,000 titles-brings up to date this first volume, which was published in 1896. It deals chiefly with labour and with social questions connected with labour, and does not attempt to cover the whole field of economics. The literature of all countries is classified, and the method of classification and the cross-references seem admirably adapted to make it as useful as possible to a student. Articles in magazines and journals are fully catalogued. The volume should form a valuable work of reference for libraries.]

ŽIŽEK (Franz). Soziologie und Statistik. Munich : Duncker & Humblot. 1912. Pp. 47. M. 1.50.

Italian. CARONNA (F.). La Teoria della erenzione tributaria dei redditi minimi. Palermo: Reber. 1913.

FANNO (Marco). Le Banche e Il Mercato Monetario. Rome : Athenaeum. 1913. Pp. 395. L. 8.

GINI (PROF. CORRADO). Contributi statistici ai Problemi dell' Eugenica. Rome. 1912. Pp. 112.

[Reprinted from the Rivista Italiana di Sociologia.]

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GRAZIANI (A.). Principii di Economia Commerciale. Naples :
Alvano. 1913.

SEGRE (ARTURO). Manuale di Storia del Commercio. Vol. I.
Dalle Origini alla Rivoluzione Francese. Turin: S. Lattes. 1913.

Pp. 459.

TENERELLI (F. G.) Le Finanze Comunali. Milan: Società
Editrice Libraria. 1913. Pp. 450.

[A study of the income and expenditure of Italian Communes.]

Statistique démographique des grandes villes du monde pendant
les années 1880–1909. Part II. Amsterdam: J. Müller. 1912.
Pp. 115.

[Published by the Bureau municipal de Statisque d'Amsterdam. Part I dealt
with the population, birth rate, death rate, and infantile mortality in European
towns. This part deals with twelve towns in Asia, three in Africa, nine in America,
and three in Australia.]

Catalogue de l'Institut Nobel Norvegien. I. Littérature Pacifiste.
Kristiania. (London: Williams & Norgate.) 1912. Pp. 238. 10s.

Woulin (Nils). Den Svenska Jordstyckningspolitiken i de
18: de och 19: de århundradena. Stockholm: P. A. Norstedt.
1912. Pp.xiii +852.

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