Accounting for Slavery: Masters and Management

  • 7h 43m 46s
  • Caitlin Rosenthal
  • Recorded Books, Inc.
  • 2022
Caitlin Rosenthal explores quantitative management practices on West Indian and Southern plantations, showing how planter-capitalists built sophisticated organizations and used complex accounting tools. By demonstrating that business innovation can be a byproduct of bondage Rosenthal further erodes the false boundary between capitalism and slavery.