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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José María Serrano, Marcela Sabaté Sort, Between ideas and interests. The end of the Spanish free trade movement, 1879-c. 1903, pp. 11-43.

Jordi Ibarz, Mònica Borrell, Women in loading and unloading in Spanish ports from the 19th to the 20th centuries, pp. 45-83

Rafael Pérez Jiménez, Francisco Quintana Navarro, The insular telephone network of the Cabildo de Tenerife (1914-1938): from an isolated system to coexistence with the monopoly, pp. 85-114.

Pablo Alonso-Villa, Pedro Pablo Ortúñez-Goicolea, Internationalization in the Spanish automotive equipment and components industry: Lingotes Especiales, 1968-2018, pp. 115-154.

Carles Manera, Ramon Molina, José Pérez-Montiel, Maria Manera-Salom, Mass tourism as a production system: the tourist revolution in the Mediterranean, 1949-2014, pp. 155-187.


"Ann G. Hanley. The public good and the Brazilian state. Municipal finance and public services in São Paulo, 1822-1930. Chicago y Londres, The University of Chicago Press, 2018, 290 pp.", by María Isabel Bartolomé Rodríguez, pp. 191-194.

"David Pretel. Institutionalising patents in nineteenth-century Spain, Palgrave Studies in Economic History, Londres, Palgrave Macmillan, 2018, 169 pp.", by José María Ortiz-Villajos, pp. 195-197.

"Alfonso Díez-Minguela; Julio Martínez-Galarraga; Daniel Tirado-Fabregat. Regional inequality in Spain, 1860-2015, Palgrave Studies in Economic History, Londres, Palgrave Macmillan, 2018, 302 pp.", by Miguel Martín-Retortillo, pp. 199-202.

"Rafael Vallejo; Carlos Larrinaga (dirs.). Los orígenes del turismo moderno en España. El nacimiento de un país turístico, 1900-1939, Madrid, Sílex Universidad, 2018, 1006 pp.", by Carles Manera, pp. 203-206.

"JLinda Arch, The regulation of the London Clearing Banks, 1946-1971: Stability and compliance, Palgrave Studies in Economic History, Cham, Switzerland, Palgrave Macmillan, 2018, 125 pp.", by Germán Forero-Laverde, pp. 207-213.

"Bernardo Bátiz-Lazo. Cash and dash. How ATMs and computers changed banking, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2018, 311 pp.", by Joan Carles Maixé-Altés, pp. 215-218.


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.

Renovado el Sello de Calidad de FECYT

La Revista de Historia Industrial ha superado la convocatoria de renovación del Sello de Calidad que la Fundación Española para la Ciencia y la Tecnología (FECYT) ha llevado a cabo durante 2016, t [ ... ]

RHI en JCR 2014

La Revista de Historia Industrial en el Journal of Citation Reports (JCR) Edition 2014
  La Revista de Historia Industrial obtiene un factor de impacto de 0,290 en el Journal Citation Reports y [ ... ]

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