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Working Papers

2019

  1. Twins Support Absence of Parity-Dependent Fertility Control in Pre-Transition Western European Populations
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads

2018

  1. The Big Sort: Selective Migration and the Decline of Northern England, 1780-2018
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads

2017

  1. Immobile Australia: Surnames Show Strong Status Persistence, 1870-2017
    CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich Downloads
    Also in IZA Discussion Papers, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA) (2017) Downloads
    CEH Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic History, Research School of Economics, Australian National University (2017) Downloads

2016

  1. The Child Quality-Quantity Tradeoff, England, 1780-1880: A Fundamental Component of the Economic Theory of Growth is Missing
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (5)

2014

  1. Surnames and social mobility in England, 1170–2012
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (3)
  2. The Growing Dependence of Britain on Trade during the Industrial Revolution
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    Also in Oxford Economic and Social History Working Papers, University of Oxford, Department of Economics (2014) Downloads
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2014) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Scandinavian Economic History Review (2014)

2013

  1. Intergenerational mobility in England, 1858-2012. Wealth, surnames, and social mobility
    Economic History Working Papers, London School of Economics and Political Science, Department of Economic History Downloads
  2. Surnames and social mobility: England 1230-2012
    Economic History Working Papers, London School of Economics and Political Science, Department of Economic History Downloads View citations (17)

2012

  1. Geography is not Destiny. Geography, Institutions and Literacy in England, 1837-1863
    Working Papers, European Historical Economics Society (EHES) Downloads View citations (4)

2011

  1. Was there ever a ruling class? Social and economic mobility in England, 1200-2010
    Working Papers, Economic History Society Downloads

2010

  1. 1381 and the Malthus Delusion
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Explorations in Economic History (2013)
  2. Malthus to Modernity: England?s First Fertility Transition, 1760-1800
    Working Papers, University of California, Davis, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany (2010) Downloads View citations (9)
  3. The Consumer Revolution: Turning Point in Human History, or Statistical Artifact?
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (7)
  4. The Surprising Wealth of Pre-industrial England
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Working Papers, University of California, Davis, Department of Economics (2010) Downloads View citations (1)

2009

  1. The Macroeconomic Aggregates for England, 1209-2008
    Working Papers, University of California, Davis, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Was There Ever a Ruling Class? A Proposal for the study of 800 Years of Social Mobility
    Working Papers in Economic History, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (Spain), Department of Economic Analysis (Economic Theory and Economic History) Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Investigaciones de Historia Económica (IHE) Journal of the Spanish Economic History Association (2010)

2008

  1. Made in America? The New World, the Old, and the Industrial Revolution
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2008) Downloads View citations (2)
    The Institute for International Integration Studies Discussion Paper Series, IIIS (2008) Downloads View citations (5)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2008)
  2. Welfare Reform, 1834
    Working Papers, University of California, Davis, Department of Economics Downloads

2006

  1. Coal and the Industrial Revolution, 1700-1869
    Working Papers, University of California, Davis, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in European Review of Economic History (2007)
  2. Survival of the Richest: The Malthusian Mechanism in Pre-Industrial England
    Working Papers, University of California, Davis, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (26)
    See also Journal Article in The Journal of Economic History (2006)
  3. What made Britannia great? Did the Industrial Revolution make Britain a World Power?
    Working Papers, University of California, Davis, Department of Economics Downloads

2005

  1. The Condition of the Working-Class in England, 1209-2004
    Working Papers, University of California, Davis, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Political Economy (2005)
  2. The Long March of History: Farm Wages, Population and Economic Growth, England 1209-1869
    Working Papers, University of California, Davis, Department of Economics Downloads
  3. The Surprising Dynamism of the Malthusian Economy: England, 1200-1800
    2005 Meeting Papers, Society for Economic Dynamics Downloads

2001

  1. Technology in the Great Divergence
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Chapter (2003)
  2. The Long March of History: Farm Laborers Wages in England 1208-1850
    Levine's Working Paper Archive, David K. Levine Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in NajEcon Working Paper Reviews, www.najecon.org (2001) Downloads View citations (9)

Journal Articles

2019

  1. Welfare reform, 1834: Did the New Poor Law in England produce significant economic gains?
    Cliometrica, 2019, 13, (2), 221-244 Downloads

2018

  1. Growth or stagnation? Farming in England, 1200–1800
    Economic History Review, 2018, 71, (1), 55-81 Downloads View citations (1)

2016

  1. Microbes and Markets: Was the Black Death an Economic Revolution?
    JODE - Journal of Demographic Economics, 2016, 82, (2), 139-165 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Should the insurance industry be banking on risk escalation for solvency II?
    International Review of Financial Analysis, 2016, 46, (C), 131-139 Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Winter Is Coming: Robert Gordon and the Future of Economic Growth
    American Economic Review, 2016, 106, (5), 68-71 Downloads View citations (10)

2015

  1. Intergenerational Wealth Mobility in England, 1858–2012: Surnames and Social Mobility
    Economic Journal, 2015, 125, (582), 61-85 Downloads View citations (40)
  2. Malthus to modernity: wealth, status, and fertility in England, 1500–1879
    Journal of Population Economics, 2015, 28, (1), 3-29 Downloads View citations (11)
  3. Markets before economic growth: the grain market of medieval England
    Cliometrica, Journal of Historical Economics and Econometric History, 2015, 9, (3), 265-287 Downloads View citations (3)
  4. Surnames: A new source for the history of social mobility
    Explorations in Economic History, 2015, 55, (C), 3-24 Downloads View citations (5)

2014

  1. Geography is not destiny: geography, institutions and literacy in England, 1837–63
    Oxford Economic Papers, 2014, 66, (4), 1042-1069 Downloads View citations (7)
  2. The growing dependence of Britain on trade during the Industrial Revolution
    Scandinavian Economic History Review, 2014, 62, (2), 109-136 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2013

  1. 1381 and the Malthus delusion
    Explorations in Economic History, 2013, 50, (1), 4-15 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2012

  1. Editorial 2012
    European Review of Economic History, 2012, 16, (1), 1-2 Downloads
  2. Malthus, Wages, and Preindustrial Growth
    The Journal of Economic History, 2012, 72, (02), 364-392 Downloads View citations (8)
  3. The Enlightened Economy: An Economic History of Britain 1700-1850: Review Essay
    Journal of Economic Literature, 2012, 50, (1), 85-95 Downloads

2011

  1. An economic history of Europe: knowledge, institutions and growth, 600 to the present – By Karl Gunnar Persson
    Economic History Review, 2011, 64, (3), 1043-1045
  2. The Ends of Life: Roads to Fulfillment in Early Modern England. By Keith Thomas. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009. Pp. xvi, 393. $34.95
    The Journal of Economic History, 2011, 71, (01), 236-237 Downloads

2010

  1. Nation, state and the industrial revolution: the visible hand – By Lars Magnusson
    Economic History Review, 2010, 63, (3), 839-840 Downloads
  2. Was There Ever a Ruling Class? A Proposal for the study of 800 Years of Social Mobility
    Investigaciones de Historia Económica (IHE) Journal of the Spanish Economic History Association, 2010, 6, (02), 11-38 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2009

  1. Contours of the World Economy, 1-2030 AD: Essays in Macro-Economic History. By Angus Maddison. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007. Pp. xii, 418. $99.00, cloth; $42.95, paper
    The Journal of Economic History, 2009, 69, (04), 1156-1161 Downloads
  2. Urbanization, Mortality, and Fertility in Malthusian England
    American Economic Review, 2009, 99, (2), 242-47 Downloads View citations (14)

2008

  1. In defense of the Malthusian interpretation of history
    European Review of Economic History, 2008, 12, (02), 175-199 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Made in America? The New World, the Old, and the Industrial Revolution
    American Economic Review, 2008, 98, (2), 523-28 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2008)

2007

  1. A Review of Avner Greif's Institutions and the Path to the Modern Economy: Lessons from Medieval Trade
    Journal of Economic Literature, 2007, 45, (3), 725-741 Downloads View citations (10)
  2. Coal and the Industrial Revolution, 1700 1869
    European Review of Economic History, 2007, 11, (01), 39-72 Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Working Paper (2006)
  3. The Social Life of Money in the English Past. By Deborah Valenze. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2006. Pp. xv, 308. $65, cloth; $23.99, paper
    The Journal of Economic History, 2007, 67, (02), 541-542 Downloads
  4. The long march of history: Farm wages, population, and economic growth, England 1209–18691
    Economic History Review, 2007, 60, (1), 97-135 Downloads View citations (42)

2006

  1. Exceptionalism and Industrialization: Britain and its European Rivals, 1688 1815. Edited by Leandro Prados de la Escosura. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. Pp. xv, 335. $95
    The Journal of Economic History, 2006, 66, (03), 833-834 Downloads
  2. Survival of the Richest: The Malthusian Mechanism in Pre-Industrial England
    The Journal of Economic History, 2006, 66, (03), 707-736 Downloads View citations (57)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2005

  1. Human Capital, Fertility, and the Industrial Revolution
    Journal of the European Economic Association, 2005, 3, (2-3), 505-515 Downloads View citations (26)
  2. The Condition of the Working Class in England, 1209-2004
    Journal of Political Economy, 2005, 113, (6), 1307-1340 Downloads View citations (120)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  3. The efficiency gains from site value taxes: the Tithe Commutation Act of 1836
    Explorations in Economic History, 2005, 42, (2), 282-309 Downloads

2004

  1. The Divergent Dynamics of Economic Growth. By Richard H. Day. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. Pp. xiv, 241. $65
    The Journal of Economic History, 2004, 64, (04), 1153-1154 Downloads

2002

  1. Land rental values and the agrarian economy: England and Wales, 1500 1914
    European Review of Economic History, 2002, 6, (03), 281-308 Downloads View citations (14)
  2. SHELTER FROM THE STORM: HOUSING AND THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION, 1550 1909
    The Journal of Economic History, 2002, 62, (02), 489-511 Downloads View citations (13)

2001

  1. COMMON RIGHTS TO LAND IN ENGLAND, 1475 1839
    The Journal of Economic History, 2001, 61, (04), 1009-1036 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Debt, deficits, and crowding out: England, 1727 1840
    European Review of Economic History, 2001, 5, (03), 403-436 Downloads View citations (12)
  3. Farm Wages and Living Standards in the Industrial Revolution: England,1670–1869[This resea]
    Economic History Review, 2001, 54, (3), 477-505 Downloads View citations (18)
  4. No Ordinary Academics: Economics and Political Science at the University of Saskatchewan, 1910 1960. By Shirley Spafford. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2000. Pp. ix, 272. $45.00
    The Journal of Economic History, 2001, 61, (02), 588-589 Downloads
  5. The Agrarian History of England and Wales. Volume VII, 1850 1914. Edited by E. J. T. Collins. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000. Pp. xl, 2277. $295.00
    The Journal of Economic History, 2001, 61, (04), 1110-1111 Downloads
  6. Time and Work in England, 1750 1830. By Hans-Joachim Voth. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 2001. Pp. viii, 304. 40
    The Journal of Economic History, 2001, 61, (04), 1123-1124 Downloads

1999

  1. In Defense of “Commons Sense”: Reply to Chapman
    The Journal of Economic History, 1999, 59, (02), 451-455 Downloads
  2. Why Nations Fail: Managerial Decisions and Performance in Indian Cotton Textiles, 1890–1938
    The Journal of Economic History, 1999, 59, (02), 397-423 Downloads View citations (10)

1998

  1. Agricultural Revolution in England: The Transformation of the Agrarian Economy 1500–1850. By Mark Overton. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1996. Pp. xiv, 258. $54.95, cloth. $19.95 paper
    The Journal of Economic History, 1998, 58, (02), 576-578 Downloads
  2. Commons Sense: Common Property Rights, Efficiency, and Institutional Change
    The Journal of Economic History, 1998, 58, (01), 73-102 Downloads View citations (21)
  3. General and Miscellaneous Technology, Globalisation and Economic Performance. Edited by Daniele Archibugi and Jonathan Michie. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997. Pp. xviii, 303. $59.95. Accumulation and Stability under Capitalism, Prabhat Patnaik. Oxford: Clarendon Press. Pp. viii, 322. $75
    The Journal of Economic History, 1998, 58, (04), 1173-1175 Downloads
  4. Land Hunger: Land as a Commodity and as a Status Good, England, 1500-1910
    Explorations in Economic History, 1998, 35, (1), 59-82 Downloads View citations (4)
  5. Land and Society in Britain, 1700–1914: Essays in Honour of F. M. L. Thompson. Edited by Negley Harte and Roland Quinault. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1996. Pp. xvi, 255. $79.95
    The Journal of Economic History, 1998, 58, (01), 241-242 Downloads
  6. Renting The Revolution
    The Journal of Economic History, 1998, 58, (01), 206-210 Downloads View citations (7)
  7. The Ephemeral Civilization: Exploring the Myth of Social Evolution. By Graeme Donald Snooks. London: Routledge, 1997. Pp. xiv, 585. $125, cloth
    The Journal of Economic History, 1998, 58, (04), 1183-1184 Downloads
  8. Work in Progress? The Industrious Revolution
    The Journal of Economic History, 1998, 58, (03), 830-843 Downloads View citations (28)

1995

  1. A British food puzzle, 1770–1850
    Economic History Review, 1995, 48, (2), 215-237 Downloads View citations (26)
  2. Marriage, Debt, and the Estates System: English Landownership, 1650–1950. By John Habakkuk. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1994. Pp. xiv, 786. $98.00
    The Journal of Economic History, 1995, 55, (03), 702-703 Downloads
  3. The Origins of Industrial Capitalism in India: Business Strategies and the Working Classes in Bombay, 1900–1940. By Rajnarayan Chandavarkar. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. Pp. xviii, 468. $69.95
    The Journal of Economic History, 1995, 55, (01), 183-184 Downloads

1994

  1. Factory Discipline
    The Journal of Economic History, 1994, 54, (01), 128-163 Downloads View citations (21)

1993

  1. Comments on Dye, Huck, and Sicsic
    The Journal of Economic History, 1993, 53, (02), 408-410 Downloads
  2. The World of the Rural Labourer in Colonial India. Edited by Gyan Prakash. Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1992. Pp. viii, 310. $19.95
    The Journal of Economic History, 1993, 53, (04), 947-948 Downloads

1992

  1. Power and Economic Institutions: Reinterpretations in Economic History. Edited by Bo Gustafsson · Brookfield, Vt.: Edward Elgar, 1991. vii + 344 pp. Notes, tables, bibliography, and index. $69.95. ISBN 1-85278-397-4
    Business History Review, 1992, 66, (03), 606-607 Downloads
  2. The Agrarian History of England and Wales: Vol. 3, 1348–1500. Edited by Edward Miller. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991. Pp. xxv, 982. $130.00
    The Journal of Economic History, 1992, 52, (03), 708-709 Downloads
  3. The Economics of Exhaustion, the Postan Thesis, and the Agricultural Revolution
    The Journal of Economic History, 1992, 52, (01), 61-84 Downloads View citations (9)

1991

  1. Competitive Advantage on the Shop Floor. By William Lazonick. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1990. Pp. vi, 419. $37.50
    The Journal of Economic History, 1991, 51, (04), 998-999 Downloads
  2. History, Policy, and Economic Theory: Essays in Interaction. By W. W. Rostow. Boulder: Westview Press, 1989. Pp. xiii, 385. $59.95
    The Journal of Economic History, 1991, 51, (01), 256-257 Downloads
  3. La Filature de coton dans le monde en 1910: Une analyse comparée (1908–1913)/Cotton Spinning Around the World in 1910: A Comparative Analysis (1908–1913). By David Asséo. Geneva: Centre of International Economic History, 1989. Pp. 98
    The Journal of Economic History, 1991, 51, (02), 530-531 Downloads
  4. Labor productivity and farm size in English agriculture before mechanization: A note
    Explorations in Economic History, 1991, 28, (2), 248-257 Downloads View citations (1)
  5. The Long-term Decline in Real Interest Rates: Comment
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 1991, 5, (1), 213-15 Downloads
  6. Yields per acre in English agriculture, 1250-1860: evidence from labour inputs
    Economic History Review, 1991, 44, (3), 445-460 Downloads View citations (6)

1990

  1. Enclosure, land improvement, and the price of capital: A Reply to Jones
    Explorations in Economic History, 1990, 27, (3), 356-362 Downloads View citations (2)

1989

  1. Productivity Growth Without Technical Change in European Agriculture: Reply to Komlos
    The Journal of Economic History, 1989, 49, (04), 979-991 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Why Isn't the Whole World Developed? A Reply to Hanson
    The Journal of Economic History, 1989, 49, (03), 707-714 Downloads

1988

  1. Can Management Develop the World? Reply to Wilkins
    The Journal of Economic History, 1988, 48, (01), 143-148 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Reviews: Symmetry: Unifying Human Understanding, Model Housing: From the Great Exhibition to the Festival of Britain, Location Strategies for Retail and Service Firms, British Town and Country Planning, Computerisation in Academic Departments: A Survey of Current Practice
    Environment and Planning B, 1988, 15, (4), 495-500 Downloads
  3. The Causes of Progress: Culture, Authority and Change. By Emmanuel Todd. Translated by Richard Boulin. New York: Basil Blackwell, 1987. Pp. xv, 217. $34.95
    The Journal of Economic History, 1988, 48, (02), 532-533 Downloads
  4. The cost of capital and medieval agricultural technique
    Explorations in Economic History, 1988, 25, (3), 265-294 Downloads View citations (26)

1987

  1. Productivity Growth without Technical Change in European Agriculture before 1850
    The Journal of Economic History, 1987, 47, (02), 419-432 Downloads View citations (11)
  2. Why Isn't the Whole World Developed? Lessons from the Cotton Mills
    The Journal of Economic History, 1987, 47, (01), 141-173 Downloads View citations (98)

1986

  1. British Labor in Britain's Decline
    The Journal of Economic History, 1986, 46, (02), 498-500 Downloads
  2. Divisions of Labour: Skilled Workers and Technological Change in Nineteenth Century England. Edited by Royden Harrison and Jonathan Zeitlin. Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 1985. Pp. ix., 254. $29.95.Skilled Workers in the Class Structure. By Roger Penn. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1985. Pp. x, 259. $49.95
    The Journal of Economic History, 1986, 46, (02), 530-532 Downloads

1984

  1. Authority and Efficiency: The Labor Market and the Managerial Revolution of the Late Nineteenth Century
    The Journal of Economic History, 1984, 44, (04), 1069-1083 Downloads View citations (8)

Books

2015

  1. The Son Also Rises: Surnames and the History of Social Mobility
    Economics Books, Princeton University Press
    Also in Economics Books, Princeton University Press (2014) View citations (80)

Chapters

2014

  1. Introduction
    A chapter in The Son Also Rises: Surnames and the History of Social Mobility, 2014 Downloads
  2. Introduction
    A chapter in The Son Also Rises: Surnames and the History of Social Mobility, 2014 Downloads
  3. The Industrial Revolution
    Chapter 05 in Handbook of Economic Growth, 2014, vol. 2, pp 217-262 Downloads View citations (2)

2007

  1. Introduction to A Farewell to Alms: A Brief Economic History of the World
    A chapter in A Farewell to Alms: A Brief Economic History of the World, 2007 Downloads View citations (253)

2003

  1. Technology in the Great Divergence
    A chapter in Globalization in Historical Perspective, 2003, pp 277-322 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (2001)
 
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