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101.

Knocking on Heaven's Door? Protestantism and Suicide

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3499
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Jun 2011
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Monash University - Department of Economics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research

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102.

Real Wages and Labour Productivity in Britain and Germany, 1871-1938: A Unified Approach to the International Comparison of Living Standards

MPI Collective Goods Preprint, No. 2009/18
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
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103.

The Political Consequences of Labor Law Regimes: the Contractualist and Corporatist Models Compared

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 7, No. 1001, 1985-1986, Columbia Law and Economics Working Paper No. 392
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 19 Jan 2011
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Columbia University - Center for Law and Economic Studies
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104.

The Effect of Protestantism on Education Before the Industrialization: Evidence from 1816 Prussia

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2910
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Jan 2010
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Monash University - Department of Economics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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105.

Is Industrialization Conducive to Long-Run Prosperity?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5354
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 02 Jun 2015
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Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and Brown University - Department of Economics

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106.

Immigration and the Diffusion of Technology: The Huguenot Diaspora in Prussia

IFO Working Paper No. 114
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 17 Nov 2011
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University of Cologne - Center for Macroeconomic Research (CMR)
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107.

Malthus Gets Fat: The Beginnings of Income Growth in Britain and Beyond

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 16 Oct 2010
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Federal Reserve Bank of New York
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108.

Inequality in Individual Mortality and Economic Conditions Earlier in Life

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2425
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 26 Nov 2006
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University of Groningen, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and VU University Amsterdam
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109.

Being Born under Adverse Economic Conditions Leads to a Higher Cardiovascular Mortality Rate Later in Life: Evidence Based on Individuals Born at Different Stages of the Business Cycle

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3635
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 18 Aug 2008
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University of Groningen, University of Rostock and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark
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110.

How are You, My Dearest Mozart? Well-Being and Creativity of Three Famous Composers Based on their Letters

Discussion Papers on Business and Economics, University of Southern Denmark, 20/2013
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 18 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2016
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University of Southern Denmark
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111.

Luther and the Girls: Religious Denomination and the Female Education Gap in 19th Century Prussia

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2414
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Oct 2008
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Monash University - Department of Economics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research

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112.

Pensions and Fertility: Back to the Roots - The Introduction of Bismarck's Pension Scheme and the European Fertility Decline

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4383
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 10 Sep 2013
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University of Rostock - Department of Economics and European Central Bank (ECB)

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113.

On the Measurement of Long-Run Income Inequality: Empirical Evidence from Norway, 1875-2013

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10574
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 27 Feb 2017
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Statistics Norway, University of Oxford - Nuffield Department of Medicine and Statistics Norway
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114.

Growth and Longevity from the Industrial Revolution to the Future of an Aging Society

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2006/64
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Sep 2006
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Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES), Uppsala University - Department of Economics and Uppsala University - Institute for Housing and Urban Research
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115.

Incentives that Saved Lives: Government Regulation of Accident Insurance Associations in Germany, 1884-1914

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1013, Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 104
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Aug 2012
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Yale University - Department of Economics and University of Mannheim

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116.

Landownership Concentration and the Expansion of Education

Working Paper of the Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance No. 2015-2
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 16 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2016
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University of Bergamo and University of Cologne - Center for Macroeconomic Research (CMR)

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117.

The Trade-off between Fertility and Education: Evidence from before the Demographic Transition

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2775
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 21 Sep 2009
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Monash University - Department of Economics, University of Bergamo and Ifo Institute for Economic Research

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118.

Understanding the Right Ecosystem for Startups

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 02 Apr 2019
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Manipal University, Jaipur, India
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119.

No Room to Live: Urban Overcrowding in Edwardian Britain

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4209
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Jun 2009
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University of Sussex and University of Sussex - School of Social Sciences & Cultural Studies
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120.

Wealth Concentration over the Path of Development: Sweden, 1873-2006

Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 2009
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Nov 2008
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Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Economics and Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)
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121.

The Cultural Diffusion of the Fertility Transition: Evidence from Internal Migration in 19th Century France

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5866
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 11 May 2016
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OFCE - Sciences Po, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and Paris School of Economics (PSE)

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122.

Flexible Supply of Apprenticeship in the British Industrial Revolution

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 May 2015 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2015
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Independent, Northwestern University - Department of Economics and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
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123.

Did Protestantism Promote Economic Prosperity via Higher Human Capital?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6646
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Sep 2017
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University of Cambridge - Faculty of Economics and Politics
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124.

Income Level and Income Inequality in the Euro-Mediterranean Region: From the Principate to the Islamic Conquest

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 May 2013
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World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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125.

The Complementary between Technology and Human Capital in the Early Phase of Industrialization

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5485
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 22 Sep 2015
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Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and Brown University - Department of Economics
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126.

Institutions, Wages and Inequality: The Case of Europe and its Periphery (1500-1899)

Harvard CID Graduate Student Working Paper No. 1
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Feb 2005
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Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business
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127.

Estimates of Private Wealth in Italy after Unification: Historiography and Statistical Method

Bank of Italy Research Paper No. A11
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Jul 2008
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Bank of Italy
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128.

Law, Human Capital and the Emergence of Free City-States in Medieval Italy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6719
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Jan 2018
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Sapienza University of Rome - Department of Economics, University of Messina, CSEF & CEPR and Sciences Po
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129.

Will Writing and Bequest Motives: Early 20th Century Irish Evidence

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2006-18
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 19 Dec 2006
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Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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130.

John Snow, Cholera, and South London Reconsidered

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Dec 2020
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University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
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131.

Overcrowding in British Cities in 1904

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3199
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Dec 2007
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University of Sussex and University of Sussex - School of Social Sciences & Cultural Studies
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132.

The Athenian Trierarchy: Mechanism Design for the Private Provision of Public Goods

The Journal of Economic History, 67(2), 445-480.
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 04 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Gettysburg College - Department of Economics
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133.

Call the Midwife - Health Personnel and Mortality in Norway 1887-1921

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6831
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Feb 2018
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University of Oslo - Ragnar Frisch Centre for Economic Research, University of Oslo - Department of Economics and Statistics Norway
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134.

The Evolution of Markets and the Revolution of Industry: A Unified Theory of Growth

Centro Studi Luca d'Agliano Development Studies Working Paper No. 282
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 03 Jun 2010
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Southern Methodist University (SMU) and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics
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135.

Education and Industrialization in Prussia

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4081
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 Feb 2013
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University of Cambridge - Faculty of Economics and Politics
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136.

Greatness of Soul and the Souls of Women: Rousseau's Use of Plato's Laws in the Letter to D’Alembert

American Dialectic, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2013, pp. 1-43, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 13-11
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 Feb 2013
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George Mason University School of Law
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137.

Creating a New Legal Form: The GmbH

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1070
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Apr 2020
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Yale University - Department of Economics
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138.

Greatness of Soul and the Souls of Women: Plato’s Laws as an Introduction to Rousseau’s Letter to D’Alembert

American Dialectic, Vol. 2, No. 3, September 2012, pp. 216-249, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 12-65
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Oct 2012
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George Mason University School of Law
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139.

Skill Choice and Skill Complementarity in Eighteenth Century England

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 31 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2015
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Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Department of Economics and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
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140.

Capital-Skill Complementarity and the Emergence of Labor Emancipation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6423
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 10 May 2017
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Williams College - Department of Economics, University of Bergamo, Brown University - Department of Economics, American University - Department of Economics and University of Cologne - Center for Macroeconomic Research (CMR)

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141.

The European Marriage Pattern and its Positive Consequences Montesquieu-Volvestre, 1660-1789

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 19 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2021
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Toulouse Business School and Universite de Toulouse 1 Capitole
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142.

What Did the Old Poor Law Really Accomplish? A Redux

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7398
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 18 May 2013
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Stanford University - Department of Economics and University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics

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143.

Religious Tolerance as Engine of Innovation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6797
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 16 Feb 2018
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University of Bergamo and University of Mannheim

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144.

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

University Ca' Foscari of Venice, Dept. of Economics Research Paper Series No. 14_08
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 May 2008
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affiliation not provided to SSRN

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145.

Books Above the Throne: Geopolitical and Technological Factors Exalting Textual Authority in Seventeenth-Century England

Number of pages: 78 Posted: 14 May 2008 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2015
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University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law - Leon E. Bloch Law Library
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146.

A Narrow Escape? Malthusian Pressures in the Late Imperial Moscow

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 17 Aug 2020
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Arizona State University (ASU), University of Hohenheim - Institute of Economics and Bates College
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147.

A Theory of Medicine Effectiveness, Differential Mortality, Income Inequality and Growth for Pre-Industrial England

CORE Discussion Paper No. 2006/45
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 08 Aug 2006
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Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES) and Universite Catholique de Louvain - Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES)
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148.

A Two-Tiered Demographic System: 'Insiders' and 'Outsiders' in Three Swabian Communities, 1558-1914

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1021, Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 112
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 23 Feb 2013
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Yale University - Department of Economics and All Souls College, Oxford
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149.

Business Fluctuations in Imperial Austria's Regions, 1867-1913: New Evidence

CEIS Working Paper No. 312
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Apr 2014
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University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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150.

Enterprise Forms and Accounting Conventions in Two 18th-Century Newfoundland Mercantile Concerns

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2012
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Mount Royal University - Bissett School of Business
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