• 1935 The essence of Fascism. In Christianity and the social revolution, edited by Polanyi and KitchenPolanyi. London, Victor Gollancz.
  • 1937 Europe today, with an introduction by G. D. H. Cole. London, Workers Educational Trade Union Council.
  • 1944 The great transformation. New York, Farrar and Rinehart (Paperback, Beacon Press, 1957).
  • 1947 Our obsolete market mentality. In Commentary, February, 1947. (reprinted in the Bobbs-Merrill series).
  • 1957 Trade and market in the Early Empires (ed. KarlPolanyi, Conrad M.Arensberg, and H. W.Pearson). Glencoe, Illinois, The Free Press.
  • Chapters by Polanyi:.
  • Marketless trading in Hammurabi's time.
  • “Aristotle discovers the economy”.
  • “The economy as instituted process” (reprinted in M. Fried, Readings in Anthroplogy).
  • 1960 On the comparative treatment of economic institutions in antiquity with illustrations from Athens, Mycenae and Alalakh. In City invincible, an Oriental Institute Symposium. Chicago, University of Chicago Press.
  • 1963 Ports of trade in early societies. In The Journal of Economic History, March, 1963, 3045.
  • 1964 ‘Sorting’ and ‘ounce trade’ in the West African Slave Trade. In The Journal of African History, 3:381393.
  • 1966 Dahomey and the slave trade. In preparation with American Ethnological Society Series, University of Washington Press.