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JEL Code: N33

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51.

Property Rights, Land Liquidity and Internal Migration

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 25 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
National Research University Higher School of Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison and New Economic School
Downloads 195
52.

Beyond Work Ethic: Religion, Individual and Political Preferences

KOF Working Papers No. 309
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Zurich and European Union - European Investment Bank
Downloads 194
53.

Height and Economic Development in Italy, 1730-1980

CEIS Research Paper No. 108
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 01 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Rome Tor Vergata - Department of Economics and Finance
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54.

An Estimate of Average Income and Inequality in Byzantium Around Year 1000

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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55.

The Cultural Transmission of Trust Norms: Evidence from a Lab in the Field on a Natural Experiment

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 19 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley and Chapman University - The George L. Argyros School of Business & Economics
Downloads 183
56.

The Role of Human Capital and Innovation in Prussian Economic Development

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4391
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Bergamo and University of Mannheim
Downloads 183
57.

The Legacy of the Swedish Gift and Inheritance Tax, 1884-2004

Uppsala Center for Fiscal Studies, Uppsala University, Working Paper No. 2009/13
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2009
Working Paper Series
Uppsala University - Department of Economics
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58.

Medieval Universities, Legal Institutions, and the Commercial Revolution

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4452
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 13 Nov 2013
Working Paper Series
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business

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Downloads 174
59.

Monotheism (from a Sociopolitical and Economic Perspective)

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3116
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 28 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics
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60.

Malthus Meets Luther: The Economics Behind the German Reformation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6010
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Aug 2016
Working Paper Series
Tilburg University - Department of Economics and Tilburg University - Tilburg University School of Economics and Management
Downloads 169
61.

Poverty in Britain in 1904: An Early Social Survey Rediscovered

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3046
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Sussex and University of Sussex - School of Social Sciences & Cultural Studies
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62.

Catch Me If You Can - Education and Catch-Up in the Industrial Revolution

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2816
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 27 Oct 2009
Working Paper Series
Monash University - Department of Economics, University of Cologne - Center for Macroeconomic Research (CMR) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research

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63.

The Empire is Dead, Long Live the Empire! Long-Run Persistence of Trust and Corruption in the Bureaucracy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3392
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 29 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
Monash University - Department of Economics, Institute for East European Studies - History Department, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research

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Downloads 157
64.

England's Eighteenth Century Demand for High-Quality Workmanship: Evidence from Apprenticeship, 1710-1770

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Downloads 153
65.

Government Finance and Imposition of Serfdom After the Black Death

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2019
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Political Science
Downloads 152
66.

Looking for Work? Or Looking for Workers? Days and Hours of Work in London Construction in the Eighteenth Century

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
UCL Bartlett School of Construction and Project Management
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67.

Social Cohesion, Religious Beliefs, and the Effect of Protestantism on Suicide

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5288
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 14 Apr 2015
Working Paper Series
Monash University - Department of Economics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
Downloads 147
68.

A Spatial Diffusion Model with Common Factors and an Application to Cigarette Consumption

CEIS Working Paper No. 381
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 31 May 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics and University of Groningen - Faculty of Economics and Business
Downloads 143
69.

Long-Run Longevity Effects of a Nutritional Shock Early in Life: The Dutch Potato Famine of 1846-1847

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3123
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Nov 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Groningen, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics
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70.

Rousseau's Rejuvenation of Political Philosophy: A New Introduction

Rousseau’s Rejuvenation of Political Philosophy, N. Lund, Palgrave, 2016
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 29 Sep 2016
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University School of Law
Downloads 141
71.

Roman Real Wages in Context

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 23 Sep 2010
Working Paper Series
Stanford University
Downloads 138
72.

Wife Sales

Review of Behavioral Economics, 2014, 1: 349-379
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 Dec 2015
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George Mason University - Department of Economics, George Mason University - Department of Economics and Mercatus Center at George Mason University
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73.

A Demo-Economic Model of the Industrial Revolution

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Economics and Université de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour
Downloads 137
74.

Economic Change and Sex Discrimination in the Early English Cotton Factories

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 30 Aug 2000
Working Paper Series
Federal Communications Commission
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75.

Living Standards and Mortality Since the Middle Ages

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Sep 2010
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University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Economics and University College Dublin (UCD)

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76.

Stealing to Survive: Crime and Income Shocks in 19th Century France

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Feb 2012
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Banque de France, Université Paris Dauphine and Department of Economics, Sciences Po-CNRS
Downloads 137
77.

Mortality in the North Dublin Union During the Great Famine

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Jul 2001
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Department of Economics and University College Dublin (UCD)
Downloads 134
78.

Pandemics and Political Development: The Electoral Legacy of the Black Death in Germany

Number of pages: 153 Posted: 27 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia and University of Virginia
Downloads 131
79.

The Age of Mass Migration: Economic and Institutional Determinants

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2499
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Jan 2007
Working Paper Series
Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia - Dipartimento di Economia Politica and Università Degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia (UNIMORE) - Faculty of Business and Economics
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80.

Social Class and the Fertility Transition: A Critical Comment on the Statistical Results Reported in Simon Szreter’s 'Fertility, Class and Gender in Britain, 1860-1940'

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 993, Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 87
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Nov 2010
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Yale University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Economic Growth Center
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81.

The Economic Consequences of Population Growth in Italy: From the 13th Century to 1900: A Discussion on the Mathusian Dynamics

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Oct 2007
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University of Naples, Parthenope
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82.

An Anthropometric History of Early-Modern France

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Dec 2003
Working Paper Series
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 127
83.

Real Contracts and Mistaken Wages: The Organisation of Work and Pay in London Building Trades 1650-1800

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Jan 2016
Working Paper Series
UCL Bartlett School of Construction and Project Management
Downloads 124
84.

Knocking on Heaven's Door? Protestantism and Suicide

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5773
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Jun 2011
Working Paper Series
Monash University - Department of Economics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research

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85.

Bismarck's Health Insurance and the Mortality Decline

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6601
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 07 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Passau - Business Administration and Economics, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) and University of Cologne - Center for Macroeconomic Research (CMR)

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86.

Were Wages That Low? Strasbourg Wages and Welfare Ratios before 1775

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Jan 2017
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Bates College
Downloads 120
87.

What Did the Old Poor Law Really Accomplish? A Redux

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 07 May 2013
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Stanford University - Department of Economics and University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics

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88.

The Demography of an Early Mortality Transition: Life Expectancy, Survival and Mortality Rates for Britain’s Royals, 1500‐1799

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2014
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Stanford University - Department of Economics, Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure and Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF)
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90.

Catch Me If You Can: Education and Catch-Up in the Industrial Revolution

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4556
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Working Paper Series
Monash University - Department of Economics, University of Cologne - Center for Macroeconomic Research (CMR) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research

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91.

Baby Booms and Asset Booms: Demographic Change and the Housing Market

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 07 May 2019 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2020
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University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 112
92.

Famine, Finance, and Adjustment to Environmental Shock: Microcredit and the Great Famine in Ireland

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 26 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2014
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Harvard University
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93.

A Reappraisal of the Freehold Property Market in Late Medieval England

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2018
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University of Reading - ICMA Centre, University of Reading - ICMA Centre and University of Reading
Downloads 105
94.

Managerial Inefficiency and the British Climacteric, 1860-1914

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 08 Jun 2004
Working Paper Series
Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
Downloads 105
95.

Population Growth and Manufacturing Real Wages in 18th Century England: A Spatial Perspective

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2004/25
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 31 Mar 2007
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Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE)
Downloads 105
96.

Material Culture in Sixteenth Century Venice: A Sample from Probate Inventories, 1510-1615

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 16 May 2008
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affiliation not provided to SSRN

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97.

Between Constraints and Coercion: Marriage and Social Reproduction in Northern and Central Italy, 18th-19th Centuries

University Ca' Foscari of Venice, Dept. of Economics Research Paper Series No. 02/WP/2012
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 14 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
Ca Foscari University of Venice - Dipartimento di Economia, Università degli Studi di Sassari, Università degli Studi di Udine, University of Parma and Ca Foscari University of Venice
Downloads 98
98.

Cultures, Clashes and Peace

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4116
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 21 Apr 2009
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University of Colorado at Boulder and University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics
Downloads 98
99.

Height and the Normal Distribution: Evidence from Italian Military Data

CEIS Working Paper No. 124
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 26 May 2008
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Pembroke College, Oxford, University of Rome Tor Vergata - Department of Economics and Finance and University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics
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100.

Informal Urban Economy: A Historical Approach of Paris Street-Level Prostitution

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Oct 2014
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SciencesPo and IAE Paris - Sorbonne Business School
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