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Explorations in Economic History

1969 - 2019

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Volume 71, issue C, 2019

Canal carriers and creative destruction in English transport pp. 1-24 Downloads
Dan Bogart, Michael Lefors and A.E.M. Satchell
Effects of New Deal Spending and the downturns of the 1930s on private labor markets in 1939/1940 pp. 25-54 Downloads
Xing Liu and Price Fishback
Living costs, real incomes and inequality in colonial Jamaica pp. 55-71 Downloads
Trevor Burnard, Laura Panza and Jeffrey Williamson
Property Rights, Marriage, and Fertility in the Italian Alps, 1790–1820 pp. 72-92 Downloads
Marco Casari, Maurizio Lisciandra and Claudio Tagliapietra
Migration, marriage and social mobility: Women in Sweden 1880–1900 pp. 93-111 Downloads
Martin Dribe, Björn Eriksson and Francesco Scalone
The evolution of ottoman–European market linkages, 1469–1914: Evidence from dynamic factor models pp. 112-134 Downloads
Zhuo Li, Laura Panza and Yong Song

Volume 70, issue C, 2018

Tax revenues and the fiscal cost of trade liberalization, 1792–2006 pp. 1-24 Downloads
Julia Cagé and Lucie Gadenne
Inequality and philanthropy: High-income giving in the United States 1917–2012 pp. 25-41 Downloads
Nicolas Duquette
Explaining declines in US rural mortality, 1910–1933: The role of county health departments pp. 42-72 Downloads
Hoehn-Velasco, Lauren
Three-generation mobility in the United States, 1850–1940: The role of maternal and paternal grandparents pp. 73-90 Downloads
Claudia Olivetti, M. Daniele Paserman and Laura Salisbury
Origins of Europe’s north-south divide: Population changes, real wages and the ‘little divergence’ in early modern Europe pp. 91-131 Downloads
Mattia Fochesato
Work intensity and worker safety in early twentieth-century coal mining pp. 132-149 Downloads
William M. Boal
The prelude and global impact of the Great Depression: Evidence from a new macroeconomic dataset pp. 150-163 Downloads
Thilo Albers

Volume 69, issue C, 2018

Declining American economic growth despite ongoing innovation pp. 1-12 Downloads
Robert J. Gordon
The past and the future of innovation: Some lessons from economic history pp. 13-26 Downloads
Joel Mokyr
How was the quantitative easing program of the 1930s Unwound? pp. 27-49 Downloads
Matthew Jaremski and Gabriel Mathy
On the marital status of U. S. slaves: Evidence from Touro Infirmary, New Orleans, Louisiana pp. 50-63 Downloads
Trevon D. Logan and Jonathan B. Pritchett
Disease and child growth in industrialising Japan: Critical windows and the growth pattern, 1917–39 pp. 64-80 Downloads
Eric B. Schneider and Kota Ogasawara
Inequality and education in pre-industrial economies: Evidence from Spain pp. 81-101 Downloads
Francisco Beltrán Tapia and Julio Martinez-Galarraga
Co-authorship in economic history and economics: Are we any different? pp. 102-109 Downloads
Andrew J. Seltzer and Daniel Hamermesh

Volume 68, issue C, 2018

A general equilibrium analysis of Canada’s national policy pp. 1-15 Downloads
Patrick Alexander and Ian Keay
Did monetary policy matter? Narrative evidence from the classical gold standard pp. 16-36 Downloads
Jason Lennard
The “Hierarchy of Institutions” reconsidered: Monetary policy and its effect on the rule of law in interwar Poland pp. 37-70 Downloads
Christopher Hartwell
In the eye of a Storm: Manhattan's money center banks during the international financial crisis of 1931 pp. 71-94 Downloads
Gary Richardson and Patrick Van Horn
Unions, workers, and wages at the peak of the American labor movement pp. 95-118 Downloads
Brantly Callaway and William Collins
The economic origins of the postwar southern elite pp. 119-131 Downloads
Brandon Dupont and Joshua Rosenbloom
Prenuptial agreements and matrimonial property regimes in France, 1855–2010 pp. 132-142 Downloads
Nicolas Frémeaux and Marion Leturcq

Volume 67, issue C, 2018

Cotton, slavery, and the new history of capitalism pp. 1-17 Downloads
Alan Olmstead and Paul Rhode
Nation building: The role of central spending in education pp. 18-39 Downloads
Francesco Cinnirella and Ruth Schueler
Does industrialization affect segregation? Evidence from nineteenth-century Cairo pp. 40-61 Downloads
Christophe Lévêque and Mohamed Saleh
The regional dispersion of income inequality in nineteenth-century Norway pp. 62-79 Downloads
Jørgen Modalsli
The gun-slave hypothesis and the 18th century British slave trade pp. 80-104 Downloads
Warren Whatley
Human capital and earnings in eighteenth-century Castile pp. 105-133 Downloads
Begoña Álvarez and Fernando Ramos-Palencia
Playing yo-yo with bank competition: New evidence from 1890 to 2014 pp. 134-151 Downloads
Riccardo De Bonis, Giuseppe Marinelli and Francesco Vercelli
‘Tall and lithe’–The wage-height premium in the Victorian and Edwardian British railway industry pp. 152-162 Downloads
Peter Anderson

Volume 65, issue C, 2017

Clean slate: Land-use changes in San Francisco after the 1906 disaster pp. 1-16 Downloads
James Siodla
Measuring the extent and implications of corporate political connections in prewar Japan pp. 17-35 Downloads
Tetsuji Okazaki and Michiru Sawada
Protecting the borrower: An experiment in colonial India pp. 36-54 Downloads
Latika Chaudhary and Anand V. Swamy
Monopsony and competition: The impact of rival leagues on player salaries during the early days of baseball pp. 55-67 Downloads
John Bradbury
Usury laws and private credit in Lima, Peru. Evidence from notarized records pp. 68-93 Downloads
Luis Zegarra
The boll weevil plague and its effect on the southern agricultural sector, 1889–1929 pp. 94-105 Downloads
Philipp Ager, Markus Brueckner and Benedikt Herz
Social capital and family control pp. 106-114 Downloads
Mario Daniele Amore

Volume 64, issue C, 2017

States and economic growth: Capacity and constraints pp. 1-20 Downloads
Noel D. Johnson and Mark Koyama
Prizes, patents and the search for longitude pp. 21-36 Downloads
M. Diane Burton and Tom Nicholas
Birds of passage: Return migration, self-selection and immigration quotas pp. 37-52 Downloads
Zachary Ward
Ownership and the price of residential electricity: Evidence from the United States, 1935–1940 pp. 53-61 Downloads
Carl Kitchens and Taylor Jaworski
Early-life disease exposure and occupational status: The impact of yellow fever during the 19th century pp. 62-81 Downloads
Martin Saavedra
Land reform and peasant revolution. Evidence from 1930s Spain pp. 82-103 Downloads
Jordi Domenech and Francisco Herreros
Returns to school resources in the Jim Crow South pp. 104-110 Downloads
Celeste Carruthers and Marianne H. Wanamaker
Social mobility in the early middle ages pp. 111-120 Downloads
Nicholas Meinzer
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