Revista Historia Industrial

Fundada en 1992 por Jordi Nadal

Revista de Historia Industrial is a scientific journal edited by the Department of Economic History and Institutions of the University of Barcelona, and publishes three issues a year (within the first two weeks of March, July and November). Its field of interest is determined by the speciality that gives its name, although its open to other themes or subject matters related to economic and business history. Furthermore , it attends to any chronology or territory, paying a special attention to Spain, the rest of Mediterranean countries and Latin America during the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries. The journal is also abided to the pairs revision system, and appears in the social sciences publications index and in Thompson_Reuters (ISI) since 2009.

Lengthways of twenty years of existence it has become a Spanish discipline´s reference and a meeting point for European and Latin American investigators interested in Business and Industrial Activities history. The edition of monographs (four titles up to now) and the celebration of international biannual meetings determine the Journal´s intellectual proposals.

With its new web page, La Revista de Historia Industrial pretends to increase and widen the intellectual relation that is periodically kept between suscriptors and readers. RHI becomes from now on , a permanent vehicle of communication between investigators and everyone interested in the study of Industrial and Business history. For this purpose, there´s a permanently updated whole information guide at your disposal including classic texts, database, statistics , graphics(figures) and audiovisual tools, latest publications reviews, current issues , events listing and all kind of information that could be relevant or interesting in order to enrich the knowledge that the journal is focused on(field of interest).

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Josep Colomé-Ferrer, Llorenç Ferrer Alòs, The importance of the distilled spirits sector in Catalan viticulture in the 18th and 19th centuries, p. 11-46.

Francisco Muñoz Pradas, Height and nutritional status of the infantile population in a Spanish industrial city: the case of Barcelona (1900-1969), p. 47-99

Gaetano Cerchiello, From the transport of emigrants to leisure cruises. The transatlantic passenger shipping companies in Europe following the Second World War: the Spanish case (1945-1960), p. 101-131.

Gonzalo Andrés López, Carlos Hugo Soria Cáceres, Glass container factories in Spain: the industrial history of the Vidriera del Norte (VINSA), p. 133-164.

Ángel Calvo, Autochthonous technology and oligopoly in the telecommunications sector: Amper, 1980-2003, p. 165-202.


"Timur Kuran, La larga divergencia. La influencia de la ley islámica en el atraso de Oriente Medio, Universidad de Granada, Granada, 2017, 447 pp., prólogo de F. López Castellano", by Ricard Soto, p. 205-209.

"Markus Lampe y Paul Sharp, A land of milk & butter. How elites created the modern Danish dairy industry, Chicago y Londres, The University of Chicago Press, 2018, 320 pp." by Ismael Hernández Adell, p. 211-214

"Gérard Béaur y Laure Quennouëlle-Corre (dirs.), Les crises de la dette publique. xviiie-xxie siècle, Institut de la Gestion Publique et du Développement Économique, París, 2019, 532 pp.", by Javier Moreno Lázaro, p. 215-220.

"Pere-A. Fàbregas, Naturgy. 175 años de compromiso con la energía y la sociedad, Naturgy Energy Group – Planeta, Barcelona, 2018, 433 pp.", by Carlos Larrinaga, p. 221-223.

"Raúl Molina Recio (dir.), Pioneros. Empresas y empresarios en el primer tercio del siglo xx en España, Comares y Servicio de Publicaciones de la Universidad de Extremadura, Granada, 2019, 345 pp.", by José Luis García Ruiz, p. 225-229.

"Mercedes Fernández-Paradas y Carlos Larrinaga (coords.), El impacto de la Guerra Civil española en el sector terciario, Granada, Comares, 2019, 172 pp.", by Mariano Castro Valdivia, p. 231-233.

La Revista de Historia Industrial mejora posiciones en el ranking de la FECYT

La Fundación Española para la Ciencia y la Tecnología (FECYT) ha actualizado y publicado la segunda edición del ranking de visibilidad e impacto de las revistas científicas de Humanidades y Cienc [ ... ]

La RHI en JCR 2019

En la edición 2019 de JCR ha conseguido un factor de impacto de 0.392, situandose en el 3r cuartil de la categoría History y en el cuarto de las categorías de Business, Economics y History of Socia [ ... ]

La RHI en JCR 2018

En la edición 2018 de JCR, la Revista de Historia Industrial ha conseguido un factor de impacto de 0.617, situandose en el 2º cuartil de las categorías History y History of Social Sciences.

RHI en JCR 2015

La Revista de Historia Industrial obtiene un factor de impacto de 0,212 en el Journal Citation Reports 2015.

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