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The Bund and Beyond: Rethinking the Sino-Foreign Financial Grid in Pre-War Shanghai

Horesh, Niv


Drawing on wide-ranging sources, this article offers an integrative analysis of four critical aspects of Shanghai's pre-war economy; it reexamines the city's currency, its banking institutions and capital markets, its pattern of industrialisation, and its legal grounding as a treaty-port. Contrary to much of the conventional wisdom, the article suggests that while Shanghai's reputation for economic stability echoed far and wide during the pre-war era (1842-1937), the city's development pattern...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2007
Type: Journal article
Source: China Review (HK)


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