Revista Historia Industrial

Fundada en 1992 por Jordi Nadal

From the 39th issue (first quarter 2009) RHI is included in the following databases ISI (Institute of Scientific Information): Social Science Citation Index (SSCI), Arts & Humanities Citation Index (A & HCI) and Current Contents Connect (CCC ), Arts and Humanities. All are available on the ISI Web of Knowledge de Thomson Reuters.

Since the 2011 edition, the Journal of Citatition report evaluates the impact factor of the Journal of Industrial History.

The Revista de Historia Industrial has an impact factor of 0.290 in the Journal Citation Reports Edition 2014 (third quartile in the categories "History" and "History of Social Sciences").

In June 2013 the FECYT has renewed Sello de Calidad after pass the assessment of 12 indicators being rated as EXCELLENT.

Also, the articles published in the Revista de Historia Industrial are reviewed and summarized in Econlit (electronic database Journal of Economic Literature), Historical Abstracts, America: History and Life, Base de datos ISOC and Catálogo Latindex.


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Fernando Fuentes García, Javier Cabeza-Ramírez, Sandra Sánchez-Cañizares, Longevity in the family business: the Alvear case (1729-1906), pp. 13-51.

Hugo Pereira, The Ambaca railway in Angola: history of a failed public-private partnership (1885-1914 and briefly onwards), pp. 53-91

Carmen Hernandez Nicolas, Susana Martínez Rodríguez, Preserving the inheritance, rocking the future. Widows in business at the change of the century (1886-1919), pp. 93-117.

Miguel López Morell, Miguel Pérez de Perceval Verde, From old mining to new mining: the introduction of differential flotation in Spanish mines and its environmental impact, pp. 119-148.

Joaquim Alvarado Costa, Structural changes, migrations and labour mobility in the Catalan cork sector in the early 20th century, pp. 149-176.



"Walter Scheidel, The great leveller. Violence and the history of inequality from the stone-age to the twenty-first century, Princeton, Princeton University Press, 2017, 536 pp.", by Beatriz Rodríguez-Satizabal, pp. 179-180.

"George R. Boyer, The winding road to the welfare state. Economic insecurity & social welfare policy in Britain, Princeton and Woodstock, Princeton University Press, 2019, 384 pp.", by Sergio Espuelas, pp. 181-183.

"David Pretel and Lino Camprubí (eds.), Technology and globalisation: Networks of experts in world history, Londres, Palgrave- Macmillan, 2018, XV, 394 pp.", by María del Mar Cebrián, pp. 185-188.

"Claudio Belini, Historia de la industria en la Argentina. De la independencia a la crisis de 2001, Buenos Aires, Sudamericana, 2017, 496 pp.", by Norma Silvana Lanciotti, pp. 189-191.

"Margarita Vilar Rodríguez y Jerònia Pons Pons (eds.), Un siglo de hospitales entre lo público y lo privado (1886-1986), Madrid, Marcial Pons Historia, 2018, 453 pp.", by Fernando Largo Jiménez, pp. 193-195.

"Joseba de la Torre y Mar Rubio (eds.), The economic history of nuclear energy in Spain. Governance, business and finance, Londres, Palgrave Macmillan, 2019, xxix, 296 pp.", by Ana Romero de Pablos, pp. 197-199.

"Luis Enrique Otero Carvajal, Santiago de Miguel Salanova (eds.), La escuela y la despensa. Indicadores de modernidad. España, 1900-1936, Madrid, Catarata, 2018, 279 pp.", by Begoña Villanueva García, pp. 201-203.