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151.

Ploughs, Fairs and Skills: the Volga Germans and Technology Adoption in Late Imperial Russia

Higher School of Economics Research Paper No. WP BRP 220/EC/2019
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 22 May 2020
Working Paper Series
National Research University Higher School of Economics and National Research University Higher School of Economics
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152.

Medieval Property Investors, C. 1300-1500

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Reading - ICMA Centre, University of Reading - ICMA Centre and University of Reading
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153.

Survival of the Richest? Social Status, Fertility, and Social Mobility in England 1541-1824

Univ. of Copenhagen Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 11-02
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Feb 2011
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University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics, University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics
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154.

Demography and Productivity in the Italian Manufacturing Industry: Yesterday and Today

CEIS Working Paper No. 457
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 May 2019
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University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics, Bank of Italy and Bank of Italy
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155.

How Hard is it to Maximise Profit? Evidence From a 19-th Century Italian State Monopoly

CEIS Working Paper No. 434
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 May 2018 Last Revised: 17 May 2018
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University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics, University of Nottingham and University of Siena - Department of Economics and Statistics

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156.

Brain Gain in the Age of Mass Migration

Bank of Italy Economic History Working Paper No. 34
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 May 2016
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University of Rome I and Bank of Italy
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157.

Qualifying Religion: The Role of Plural Identities for Educational Production

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2283, University of Zurich Institute for Empirical Research in Economics Working Paper No. 360
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 18 Mar 2008
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Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), University of Zurich - Department of Economics, University of Fribourg - Faculty of Economics and Social Science, University of Zurich and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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158.

Bismarck to No Effect: Fertility Decline and the Introduction of Social Insurance in Prussia

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 1069, 2019
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 06 Dec 2019
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Yale University - Department of Economics and University of Mannheim
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159.

Landownership Concentration and the Expansion of Education

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3603
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 06 Oct 2011
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University of Bergamo and University of Cologne - Center for Macroeconomic Research (CMR)

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160.

Market Forces Shaping Human Capital in Eighteenth Century London

Melbourne Institute Working Paper No. 28/13
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Aug 2013
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Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

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161.

The Declines in Infant Mortality and Fertility: Evidence from British Cities in Demographic Transition

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6855
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 06 Oct 2012
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University of Sussex - School of Social Sciences & Cultural Studies and University of Sussex
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162.

The Role of Marriage in the Causal Pathway from Economic Conditions Early in Life to Mortality

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5454
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 31 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Groningen and Department of Economics, IUPUI
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163.

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

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3837
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Nov 2008
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Monash University - Department of Economics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research

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164.

The Slow Road from Serfdom: Labor Coercion and Long-Run Development in the Former Russian Empire

BOFIT Discussion Paper No. 22/2018
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 26 Dec 2018
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University of Lausanne - Department of Economics (DEEP) and Williams College
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165.

Malthus in the Bedroom: Birth Spacing as a Preventive Check Mechanism in Pre-Modern England

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3936
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 Sep 2012
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University of Bergamo, University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics

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166.

Culture, Spatial Diffusion of Ideas and their Long-Lasting Imprints - Evidence from Froebel's Kindergarten Movement

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4749
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 May 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Passau - Business Administration and Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation
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167.

The Trade-Off between Fertility and Education: Evidence from Before the Demographic Transition

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4557
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Nov 2009
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Monash University - Department of Economics, University of Bergamo and Ifo Institute for Economic Research

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168.

Health, Height and the Household at the Turn of the 20th Century

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8128
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 Apr 2014
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University of Essex, University of Essex - Department of Economics and University of Guelph - Department of Economics
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169.

The Widow's Offering: Inheritance, Family Structure, and the Charitable Gifts of Women

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2007-18
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 Jan 2008
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Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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170.

Fertility Decline and the Heights of Children in Britain, 1886-1938

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4306
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 28 Jul 2009
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University of Essex - Department of Economics and University of Bristol
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171.

Living Standards, Nutrition and Inequality in the Spanish Industrialisation. An Anthropometric View

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2018
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University of Murcia - Department of Applied Economics
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172.

Commanding Nature by Obeying Her: A Review Essay on Joel Mokyr's a Culture of Growth

CESifo Working Paper No. 7759
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Jul 2019
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Tufts University - Department of Economics

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173.

Family Structure and the Education Gender Gap: Evidence from Italian Provinces

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8347
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 Aug 2014
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Università di Modena; Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) and University of Pavia

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174.

Hidden Wealth

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 24 Oct 2019
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London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economic History

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175.

Modernization Before Industrialization: Cultural Roots of the Demographic Transition in France

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 06 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2020
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Brown University
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176.

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

ECB Working Paper No. 1734
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Sep 2014
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University of Rostock - Department of Economics and European Central Bank (ECB)

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177.

Urbanization and Growth: Why Did the Splendor of the Italian Cities in the Sixteenth Century Not Lead to Transition?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5038
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 05 Nov 2014
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University of Naples, Parthenope and University of Naples Parthenope - Department of Economic Studies (DES)
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178.

Accounting for Breakout in Britain: The Industrial Revolution Through a Malthusian Lens

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 639
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 05 Oct 2013
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Federal Reserve Bank of New York and University of Southern Denmark
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179.

Education Promoted Secularization

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4684
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 03 Apr 2014
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Monash University - Department of Economics, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg-Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen Nürnberg and Ifo Institute for Economic Research

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180.

The Effect of Investment in Children's Education on Fertility in 1816 Prussia

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3252
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Nov 2010
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Monash University - Department of Economics, University of Bergamo and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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181.

The Rise and Fall of the 'Normalarbeitsverhaeltnis' in Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4068
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 Mar 2009
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University of Cologne
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182.

Education Promoted Secularization

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8016
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Mar 2014
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Monash University - Department of Economics, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg-Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen Nürnberg and Ifo Institute for Economic Research

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183.

Inequality and Happiness: Are Europeans and Americans Different?

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 31 Jul 2001
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Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit and Imperial College London - Tanaka Business School

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184.

Occupational Structure, Dissent and Educational Commitment, Lancashire, 1841

Research in Economic History, Vol. 4, pp. 235-287, 1979
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 01 May 2008
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Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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185.

The Georgian and Victorian Houses of Troon

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Nov 2019
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University of the Witwatersrand, LINK Centre
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186.

Entrepreneurship, Business Strategy and Philanthropy: Competition and Regulation in Nineteenth Century British Cotton Textiles

Leeds University Business School Working Paper No. 18-04
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Jun 2017
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University of Leeds and University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS)
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187.

Grain Prices and Mortality in Vienna, 1648-1754

Institute for Empirical Research in Economics, University of Zurich Working Paper No. 461
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Dec 2009
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affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Zurich
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188.

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

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 364
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 13 Sep 2012
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Yale University - Department of Economics and University of Mannheim

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189.

Putting Prices on the Plate: The Industrial Revolution and its Impact on Traditional Cuisine in Three European Regions

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 16 Oct 2013
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London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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191.

Fertility Responses to Expectations of Child Mortality in a Tuscan Village 1700-1913: A Micro-Data Approach

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 May 2014
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University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics and University of Copenhagen
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192.

Judicial Corruption and Legal Reform in Early Seventeenth-Century France

Law and History Review, Spring 1988, Vol, 6, No, 1, pp. 95-117
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Jun 2014
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University of Baltimore - School of Law
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193.

The Republic of Letters and the Origins of Scientific Knowledge Commons

U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2020-10, GOVERNING PRIVACY IN KNOWLEDGE COMMONS, M. Sanfilippo, B.M. Frischmann and K.J. Strandburg, eds; Cambridge University Press, 2021
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2021
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University of Pittsburgh - School of Law
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194.

The Shadow of the Family: Historical Roots of Social Capital in Europe

Higher School of Economics Research Paper No. WP BRP 82/SOC/2018
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 06 Dec 2018
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National Research University Higher School of Economics, National Research University Higher School of Economics and Leuphana University of Lueneburg
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195.

Demographic Realities in the City of Arad in the XVIIth Century (Realităţi Demografice În Oraşul Arad În Secolul Al XVIII-Lea) (Romanian)

ProMemoria, Vol. I, No. 1-2, pp. 35-43, Chișinău, 2011
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 14 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2012
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affiliation not provided to SSRN
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196.

General Sources of General Purpose Technologies in Complex Societies: Theory of Global Leadership-Driven Innovation, Warfare and Human Development

COCCIA M. (2015) “General sources of general purpose technologies in complex societies: Theory of global leadership-driven innovation, warfare and human development” , Technology in Society, Volume 42, August 2015, Pages 199-226
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2015
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National Research Council of Italy (CNR)
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197.

Voice, Exit, and the Development of Urban Hierarchy: Evidence from Early Modern Europe

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 11 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
Fors Marsh Group
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198.

Islam and Human Capital in Historical Spain

CESifo Working Paper No. 8223
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2020
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University of Bergamo, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Bologna

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199.

The Hazard of Merger by Absorption - Why Some Knappschaften Merged and Others Did Not: 1861-1920

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Apr 2011
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affiliation not provided to SSRN
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200.

Economic Origins of Cultural Norms: The Case of Animal Husbandry and Bastardy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10969
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 31 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Innsbruck and Johannes Kepler University Linz - Department of Economics
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