Great Recession of 2008

The Great Recession is the name given to the period of economic crisis that originated in the 2008 mortgage bubble. This had repercussions on the … Read more

Black tuesday

Black Tuesday was October 29, 1929, the day there was a 12% drop in the Dow Jones Industrial Average. This index measures the performance of … Read more

History of technology

The history of technology consists of the set of relevant facts and events that are collected in the technological field. In other words, it is … Read more

Economy of the Roman Empire

The economy of the Roman Empire was characterized by agriculture and commerce as the main activities. In exchange for owning and exploiting the land, the … Read more

Karl Polanyi

Karl Polanyi was an Austrian social scientist, known for the relationship he made between economic history and anthropological-sociological theory, for the explanation of changes in … Read more

Neolithic economy

The Neolithic economy (last stage of prehistory) is characterized by a sedentary population, by the development of the first agricultural techniques, the domestication of the … Read more

Modern age

The Modern Age is the historical stage that takes place between the 15th and 18th centuries. In contrast to the Middle Ages, the Modern Age … Read more

Triple Entente

The Triple Entente was an alliance between various countries in 1907 and framed in the conflict of World War I. It integrated France, Great Britain … Read more

Triple Alliance

The Triple Alliance was an alliance between various countries in 1913 and framed in the conflict of World War I. It integrated three powers such … Read more

History of agriculture

The history of agriculture refers to the development that agriculture has undergone since its appearance, in the Neolithic period, until today, with the use of … Read more

Scientific revolution

The Scientific Revolution refers to a period of time, between the 16th and 17th centuries, in which the development of fields such as physics, biology, … Read more

Bourgeois revolution

The Bourgeois Revolution is a historiographical concept that developed between the 18th and 19th centuries. It refers to a social movement with an important bourgeois … Read more