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Explorations in Economic History

1969 - 2022

Current editor(s): R.H. Steckel

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Volume 18, issue 4, 1981

Land abundance and cheap horsepower in the mechanization of the antebellum United States economy pp. 309-329 Downloads
Paul P. Christensen
Antebellum regional incomes: Another look pp. 330-346 Downloads
Raymond L. Cohn
Mechanizing cotton production in the American south: The tractor, 1915-1960 pp. 347-375 Downloads
Moses S. Musoke
Some evidence on relative labor scarcity in 19th-century American manufacturing pp. 376-388 Downloads
John James
Age and economic achievement in an Irish Barony in 1821 pp. 389-398 Downloads
Lee Soltow
The growth of population in the Chesapeake colonies: A comment pp. 399-410 Downloads
Russell R. Menard
From the parts to the whole: Modeling Chesapeake population pp. 411-414 Downloads
Terry L. Anderson
French industrialization: The roehl thesis reconsidered pp. 415-433 Downloads
Robert R. Locke
French industrialization: A reply pp. 434-435 Downloads
Richard Roehl

Volume 18, issue 3, 1981

Tenure choice in Southern agriculture, 1930-1960 pp. 211-232 Downloads
Lee Alston
Economics and politics: Voting behavior in Kansas during the populist decade pp. 233-256 Downloads
Jeffrey Williams
The effect of market failure on the British motor industry before 1939 pp. 257-289 Downloads
James Foreman-Peck
The elasticity of substitution in 19th-century manufacturing pp. 290-303 Downloads
Mark Schmitz
The slavery debate: A note from the sidelines pp. 304-308 Downloads
Stefano Fenoaltea

Volume 18, issue 2, 1981

Money and prices in the 19th century: Was Thomas Tooke right? pp. 97-127 Downloads
Michael Bordo and Anna Schwartz
Land allotment and the decline of American Indian farming pp. 128-154 Downloads
Leonard Carlson
Shaping the British tariff structure in the 1930s pp. 155-173 Downloads
Forrest Capie
The problem with neoclassical institutional economics: A critique with special reference to the North/Thomas model of pre-1500 Europe pp. 174-198 Downloads
Alexander Field
The evolution of premodern demographic regimes: A research note pp. 199-208 Downloads
Carl Mosk
Edward franklin meeker (1943-1980) pp. 209-210 Downloads
Robert Higgs

Volume 18, issue 1, 1981

Labor rental in the manorial economy of European Russia at the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th pp. 1-20 Downloads
I. D. Koval'chenko and N. B. Selunskaia
The emergence of wage labor in early modern England pp. 21-39 Downloads
R. Millward
Capital formation and economic growth in mid-19th century Japan pp. 40-59 Downloads
Hiroya Akimoto
Technology, economics, and politics in the modernization of China's coal-mining industry, 1850-1895 pp. 60-83 Downloads
Shannon R. Brown and Tim Wright
Capital formation in Canada 1870-1900 pp. 84-96 Downloads
Richard Pomfret

Volume 17, issue 4, 1980

Determinants of working women's wages during the progressive era pp. 323-341 Downloads
Mark Aldrich and Randy Albelda
A portfolio analysis of crop diversification and risk in the cotton south pp. 342-371 Downloads
Robert A. McGuire
Efficient markets and great lakes timber: A conservation issue reexamined pp. 372-385 Downloads
Ronald N. Johnson and Gary Libecap
Cultivation techniques as a response to risk in early Canadian prairie agriculture pp. 386-399 Downloads
Kenneth H. Horrie
Structural change in the 18th-century British economy: A test using cubic splines pp. 400-410 Downloads
William Hausman and James M. Watts
Small notes in the American colonies pp. 411-420 Downloads
John Hanson
Discrimination in the Austrian capital market? pp. 421-427 Downloads
John Komlos
Discrimination in the Austrian capital market?: A reply pp. 428-433 Downloads
David F. Good

Volume 17, issue 3, 1980

Greasing the wheels of sputtering export engines: Widwestern grains and American growth pp. 189-217 Downloads
Jeffrey Williamson
Transportation, the world wheat trade, and the Kuznets Cycle, 1850-1913 pp. 218-250 Downloads
Knick Harley
The growth of the Canadian economy, 1896-1920: Export led and/or neoclassical growth pp. 251-274 Downloads
Robert E. Ankli
Canadian wheat production and trade 1896-1930 pp. 275-302 Downloads
Trevor J. O. Dick
Magnanimous albion: Free trade and British national income, 1841-1881 pp. 303-320 Downloads
Deirdre McCloskey

Volume 17, issue 2, 1980

Women's labor force participation and the decline of the family economy in the United States pp. 95-117 Downloads
Elyce J. Rotella
Earnings and savings in the early 19th century pp. 118-134 Downloads
Donald Adams
Grain marketings and peasant consumption, Russia, 1885-1913 pp. 135-164 Downloads
Paul R. Gregory
An index of aggregate economic activity in Canada, 1896-1939: A factor analytic approach pp. 165-175 Downloads
P. J. George and E. H. Oksanen
National income estimates and the British standard of living debate: A reappraisal of 1801-1831 pp. 176-188 Downloads
Nicholas Crafts

Volume 17, issue 1, 1980

Exports and economic growth pp. 1-5 Downloads
Richard E. Caves, Douglass North and Jacob M. Price
The role of exports in American economic growth during the napoleonic wars, 1793 to 1807 pp. 6-25 Downloads
Claudia Goldin and Frank Lewis
The impact of trade on agricultural development: Bombay presidency, 1855-1920 pp. 26-47 Downloads
Michelle Burge McAlpin
Toward an export economy: British exports during the industrial revolution pp. 48-93 Downloads
Francois Crouzet

Volume 16, issue 4, 1979

Slave height profiles from coastwise manifests pp. 363-380 Downloads
Richard Steckel
Cycles and trends of mortality in 18 large American cities, 1871-1900 pp. 381-408 Downloads
Robert Higgs
Fact in fiction? The relative costs of steam and water power: a simulation approach pp. 409-437 Downloads
Jeremy Atack

Volume 16, issue 3, 1979

Foreword pp. i-i Downloads
Morris David Morris
Melvin Moses Knight pp. 240-245 Downloads
Giulio Pontecorvo and Charles F. Stewart
A framework for analyzing the state in economic history pp. 249-259 Downloads
Douglass North
De gustibus disputandum est: Changing consumer preferences in economic growth pp. 260-296 Downloads
David Felix
Perspectives on the forty-sixth anniversary of the U.S. mixed economy pp. 297-330 Downloads
Harold G. Vatter
The theory of small enterprise: Smith, mill, marshall, and marx pp. 331-340 Downloads
Joseph D. Phillips
South Asian entrepreneurship and the rashomon effect, 1800-1947 pp. 341-361 Downloads
Morris David Morris

Volume 16, issue 2, 1979

Household and market production of families in a late nineteenth century American city pp. 111-131 Downloads
Claudia Goldin
Paddy, princes, and productivity: Irrigation and Thai Agricultural Development, 1900-1940 pp. 132-150 Downloads
David Feeny
The distribution of mormon wealth and income in 1857 pp. 151-162 Downloads
Lee Soltow and Dean L. May
Mobilizing slack resources for economic development: The summer-fall rearing technology of sericulture in Japan pp. 163-181 Downloads
Le Thanh Nghiep and Yujiro Hayami
Accumulation and discrimination in the postbellum South pp. 182-206 Downloads
Stephen DeCanio
Growth and welfare in the American South of the nineteenth century pp. 207-236 Downloads
Roger L. Ransom and Richard Sutch

Volume 16, issue 1, 1979

Editor's introduction pp. 1-2 Downloads
James F. Shepherd
Introductory remarks pp. 3-7 Downloads
William N. Parker
N kinds of freedom: An introduction to the issues pp. 8-30 Downloads
Claudia Goldin
White land, black labor, and agricultural stagnation: The causes and effects of sharecropping in the postbellum South pp. 31-55 Downloads
Joseph Reid
Freedom and coercion: Notes on the analysis of debt peonage in One Kind of Freedom pp. 56-63 Downloads
Peter Temin
Credit merchandising in the post-emancipation south: Structure, conduct, and performance pp. 64-89 Downloads
Roger Ransom and Richard Sutch
Freedom and the Southern economy pp. 90-108 Downloads
Gavin Wright
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