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Working Papers

2010

  1. Property Rights, Standards Of Living, And Economic Growth: Western Canadian Cree
    Working Paper, Economics Department, Queen's University Downloads View citations (2)

2009

  1. Capital Constraints And European Migration To Canada: Evidence From The 1920s Passenger Lists
    Working Paper, Economics Department, Queen's University Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Resources, Trade, And The Aboriginal Population: Lessons From The 1780s Smallpox Epidemic In The Hudson Bay Region
    Working Paper, Economics Department, Queen's University Downloads

2007

  1. Bend It Like Beckham: Hours And Wages Across Forty-eight Countries In 1900
    Working Paper, Economics Department, Queen's University Downloads View citations (1)

2006

  1. Compensation and the Abandoned Property of the 1948 Palestinian Refugees: Assessment and Implications
    Working Paper, Economics Department, Queen's University Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Explorations in Economic History (2007)

1997

  1. Growth And The Standard Of Living In A Pioneer Economy: Upper Canada, 1826 To 1851
    Working Paper, Economics Department, Queen's University Downloads View citations (2)

1991

  1. The Profitability of Early Canadian Railroads: Evidence from the Grand Trunk and Great Western Railway Companies Spring 1991
    Working Paper, Economics Department, Queen's University Downloads

1988

  1. Cigarette Smoking and Quitting: A Life-Cycle Approach
    Working Paper, Economics Department, Queen's University
  2. The Private Cost of Cigarette Smoking
    Boston College Working Papers in Economics, Boston College Department of Economics Downloads

1986

  1. Government Loan Guarantees and the Failure of the Canadian Northern Railway
    Working Paper, Economics Department, Queen's University
    See also Journal Article in The Journal of Economic History (1987)

1984

  1. The Demand for Life Insurance: An Empirical Approach
    Working Paper, Economics Department, Queen's University

1983

  1. The Timing of Railway Construction on the Canadian Prairies
    Working Paper, Economics Department, Queen's University
    See also Journal Article in Canadian Journal of Economics (1984)

1981

  1. Agricultural Output and Efficiency in Lower Canada, 1851
    Working Paper, Economics Department, Queen's University View citations (5)

1980

  1. A Simulation Model of Agricultural Settlement Applied to the Canadian Prairies, 1898-1911
    Working Paper, Economics Department, Queen's University
  2. The Impact of Fertility Decline on Savings Rates in the Unites States, 1830-1900
    Working Paper, Economics Department, Queen's University

1978

  1. The Post-Bellum Recovery of the South and the Cost of the Civil War: Comment
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in The Journal of Economic History (1978)

1977

  1. The Transition of Land to Urban Use
    Working Paper, Economics Department, Queen's University
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Political Economy (1979)

1976

  1. The Impact of Investment in Education on Wage Rates in the United States: 1870 and 1900
    Working Paper, Economics Department, Queen's University

1975

  1. The Economic Cost of the American Civil War: Estimates and Implications
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (35)
    See also Journal Article in The Journal of Economic History (1975)

Journal Articles

2017

  1. Barbara L. Solow. The Economic Consequences of the Atlantic Slave Trade. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2014. 140 pp. ISBN 978-0-7391-9246-7, $79.00 (cloth)
    Enterprise & Society, 2017, 18, (3), 728-730 Downloads
  2. Contributions to Canadian economic history: The last 30 years
    Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, 2017, 50, (5), 1632-1657 Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Canadian Journal of Economics, 2017, 50, (5), 1632-1657 (2017) Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Transatlantic wage gaps and the migration decision: Europe–Canada in the 1920s
    Cliometrica, 2017, 11, (2), 153-182 Downloads
    Also in Cliometrica, Journal of Historical Economics and Econometric History, 2017, 11, (2), 153-182 (2017) Downloads View citations (3)

2015

  1. Protecting infant industries: Canadian manufacturing and the national policy, 1870–1913
    Explorations in Economic History, 2015, 56, (C), 15-31 Downloads View citations (7)

2012

  1. International migration with capital constraints: interpreting migration from the Netherlands to Canada in the 1920s
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 2012, 45, (2), 732-754 Downloads View citations (8)
    Also in Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, 2012, 45, (2), 732-754 (2012) Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Smallpox and Native American mortality: The 1780s epidemic in the Hudson Bay region
    Explorations in Economic History, 2012, 49, (3), 277-290 Downloads View citations (6)

2011

  1. Coordination of networked systems on digraphs with multiple leaders via pinning control
    International Journal of Systems Science, 2011, 43, (2), 368-384 Downloads

2010

  1. Accounting for the Traffic in Africans: Transport Costs on Slaving Voyages
    The Journal of Economic History, 2010, 70, (4), 940-963 Downloads View citations (8)

2007

  1. Compensation and the abandoned property of the 1948 Palestinian refugees: Assessment and implications
    Explorations in Economic History, 2007, 44, (4), 523-537 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2006

  1. Slave Prices, the African Slave Trade, and Productivity in Eighteenth-Century South Carolina: A Reassessment
    The Journal of Economic History, 2006, 66, (4), 1054-1065 Downloads View citations (1)

2005

  1. Slave prices, the African slave trade, and productivity in the Caribbean, 1674–1807
    Economic History Review, 2005, 58, (4), 673-700 Downloads View citations (14)

2002

  1. Marketing in the Land of Hudson Bay: Indian Consumers and the Hudson's Bay Company, 1670–1770
    Enterprise & Society, 2002, 3, (2), 285-317 Downloads

2001

  1. American Indians in the Marketplace: Persistence and Innovation among the Menominees and Metlakatlans, 1870–1920. By Brian C. Hosmer. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1999. Pp. xvi, 309. $35.00
    The Journal of Economic History, 2001, 61, (4), 1141-1142 Downloads
  2. Farm settlement with imperfect capital markets: a life-cycle application to Upper Canada, 1826-1851
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 2001, 34, (1), 174-195 Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, 2001, 34, (1), 174-195 (2001) Downloads View citations (3)
  3. TRADE, CONSUMPTION, AND THE NATIVE ECONOMY: LESSONS FROM YORK FACTORY, HUDSON BAY
    The Journal of Economic History, 2001, 61, (4), 1037-1064 Downloads View citations (4)

2000

  1. From Slavery to Freedom: Comparative Studies in the Rise and Fall of Atlantic Slavery. By Seymour Drescher. Forward by Stanley Engerman. New York: New York University Press, 1999. Pp. xxv, 454. $45.00
    The Journal of Economic History, 2000, 60, (2), 596-597 Downloads

1999

  1. Property Rights, Competition and Depletion in the Eighteenth-Century Canadian Fur Trade: The Role of the European Market
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 1999, 32, (3), 705-728 Downloads View citations (7)

1996

  1. Agricultural Property and the 1948 Palestinian Refugees: Assessing the Loss
    Explorations in Economic History, 1996, 33, (2), 169-194 Downloads View citations (1)

1995

  1. The Creative Financing of an Unprofitable Enterprise: The Grand Trunk Railway of Canada, 1853-1881
    Explorations in Economic History, 1995, 32, (3), 273-301 Downloads View citations (3)

1993

  1. Close Ties: Railways, Government, and the Board of Railway Commissioners, 1851–1933. By Ken Cruikshank. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1991. Pp. xiv, 287. $44.95
    The Journal of Economic History, 1993, 53, (1), 201-202 Downloads
  2. Indians, the Beaver, and the Bay: The Economics of Depletion in the Lands of the Hudson's Bay Company, 1700–1763
    The Journal of Economic History, 1993, 53, (3), 465-494 Downloads View citations (11)

1990

  1. Australia: an economical prison? A reply
    Economic History Review, 1990, 43, (3), 477-482 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. No Paradise for Workers: Capitalism and the Common People in Australia, 1788–1914. By Ken Buckley and Ted Wheelwright. New York: Oxford University Press, 1988. Pp. vii, 296. $42.50
    The Journal of Economic History, 1990, 50, (1), 209-210 Downloads

1989

  1. Dependents and the Demand for Life Insurance
    American Economic Review, 1989, 79, (3), 452-67 Downloads View citations (74)

1988

  1. The Australian Economy in the Long Run. Edited by Rodney Maddock and Ian W. McLean. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1986. Pp. xi, 372. $42.50
    The Journal of Economic History, 1988, 48, (3), 770-772 Downloads
  2. The cost of convict transportation from Britain to Australia, 1796-1810
    Economic History Review, 1988, 41, (4), 507-524 Downloads View citations (1)

1987

  1. Government Loan Guarantees and the Failure of the Canadian Northern Railway
    The Journal of Economic History, 1987, 47, (1), 175-196 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (1986)

1984

  1. Railroads and Land Grant Policy: A Study in Government Intervention. By Lloyd J. Mercer. New York: Academic Press, 1982. Pp. xvi, 268. $34.00
    The Journal of Economic History, 1984, 44, (3), 896-897 Downloads
  2. The Timing of Railway Construction on the Canadian Prairies
    Canadian Journal of Economics, 1984, 17, (2), 340-52 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (1983)

1983

  1. Fertility and Savings in the United States: 1830-1900
    Journal of Political Economy, 1983, 91, (5), 825-40 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. The Canadian Prairie West and the Ranching Frontier, 1874–1924. By David H. Breen, Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1983. Pp. xiii, 302. $28.95
    The Journal of Economic History, 1983, 43, (4), 1054-1055 Downloads

1981

  1. Farm Settlement on the Canadian Prairies, 1898 to 1911
    The Journal of Economic History, 1981, 41, (3), 517-535 Downloads View citations (3)

1980

  1. The Efficiency of the French-Canadian Farmer in the Nineteenth Century
    The Journal of Economic History, 1980, 40, (3), 497-514 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. The role of exports in American economic growth during the napoleonic wars, 1793 to 1807
    Explorations in Economic History, 1980, 17, (1), 6-25 Downloads View citations (9)

1979

  1. Explaining the Shift of Labor from Agriculture to Industry in the United States: 1869 to 1899
    The Journal of Economic History, 1979, 39, (3), 681-698 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. The Transition of Land to Urban Use
    Journal of Political Economy, 1979, 87, (1), 161-69 Downloads View citations (68)
    See also Working Paper (1977)

1978

  1. The Post-Bellum Recovery of the South and the Cost of the Civil War: Comment
    The Journal of Economic History, 1978, 38, (2), 487-492 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (1978)

1975

  1. The Canadian Wheat Boom and Per Capita Income: New Estimates
    Journal of Political Economy, 1975, 83, (6), 1249-57 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. The Economic Cost of the American Civil War: Estimates and Implications
    The Journal of Economic History, 1975, 35, (2), 299-326 Downloads View citations (39)
    See also Working Paper (1975)

Edited books

2009

  1. Human Capital and Institutions
    Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press

Chapters

1992

  1. The Profitability of Early Canadian Railroads: Evidence from the Grand Trunk and Great Western Railway Companies
    A chapter in Strategic Factors in Nineteenth Century American Economic History: A Volume to Honor Robert W. Fogel, 1992, pp 401-426 Downloads
 
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