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1.

The Economic Effects of the Abolition of Serfdom: Evidence from the Russian Empire

American Economic Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 124 Posted: 27 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2017
Accepted Paper Series
New Economic School and Paris School of Economics (PSE)

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2.

Jewish Persecutions and Weather Shocks: 1100-1800

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 13-06
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 06 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Dearborn, George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics

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3.

Halal Tourism Industry in Indonesia: Potential and Prospects

International Review of Management and Marketing, Vol. 7, No. 3, 2017
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2017
Accepted Paper Series
IAIN Syekh Nurjati Cirebon (State Islamic Institute Syekh Nurjati Cirebon)
Downloads 922
4.

Witchcraft, Weather and Economic Growth in Renaissance Europe

Journal of Economic Perspectives, Winter 2004
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Mar 2004
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
Downloads 656
5.

Property Rights and Contract Form in Medieval Europe

11 Am. L. & Econ. Rev. 399 (2009), Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 969797
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 31 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Emory University School of Law
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6.

International Law, Ground Water Resources, and the Danube Dam Case

GAMBLING WITH GROUNDWATER-PHYSICAL, CHEMICAL, AND BIOLOGICAL ASPECTS OF AQUIFER-STREAM RELATIONS, John Van Brahana, ed., 1998
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 10 Aug 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Texas A&M University School of Law and Kent State University
Downloads 454
7.

Risk, Cooperation and the Economic Origins of Social Trust: An Empirical Investigation

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
Sciences Po
Downloads 417
8.

How Blackstone Became a Blackstonian

Theoretical Inquiries in Law (2009)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
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9.

Application of International Water Law to Transboundary Groundwater Resources, and the Slovak-Hungarian Dispute Over Gabcikovo-Nagymaros

Suffolk Transnational Law Review, Vol. 19, p. 67, 1995
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Nov 2004 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Texas A&M University School of Law
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10.

The Expansion of Trade and the Development of European Industry to 1600

Dartmouth Economics Working Paper No. 00-20
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 20 Mar 2001
Working Paper Series
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics
Downloads 257
11.

Endogenous Matching and the Empirical Determinants of Contract Form

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and Bocconi University - Department of Economics

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Downloads 240
12.

The Expansion of Trade and the Transformation of Agriculture in Pre-Industrial Europe

Dartmouth Economics Working Paper No. 00-13
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 25 Feb 2001
Working Paper Series
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics
Downloads 229
13.

A Finance Approach to Understanding Patterns of Land Tenure

Dartmouth College Economics Working Paper No. 01-12
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 24 Sep 2001
Working Paper Series
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics
Downloads 214
14.

Anaerobic Digestion as a Renewable Energy Source and Waste Management Technology: What Must Be Done for this Technology to Realize Success in the United States?

University of Massachusetts Law Review, Vol. 9, 2014
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
The Klinkner Law Firm, LLC
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15.

Calculating Profit: A Historical Perspective on the Development of Capitalism

Accounting, Organizations and Society, Vol. 35, No. 2, pp. 205-221, February 2010
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 21 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS)
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16.

Persistent Inefficiency: Adam Smith’s Theory of Slavery and Its Abolition in Western Europe

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Stanford University, Department of Political Science
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17.

The Stolypin Reform and Agricultural Productivity in Late Imperial Russia

Number of pages: 76 Posted: 01 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin-Madison and New Economic School
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18.

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 180
19.

Advance Contracts for the Sale of Wool in Medieval England: An Undeveloped and Inefficient Market?

ISMA Centre Discussion Paper in Finance No. 05-01
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Jun 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Reading - ICMA Centre, University of Reading - ICMA Centre and King's College London
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20.

The First Real Estate Bubble? Land Prices and Rents in Medieval England C. 1300-1500

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Reading - ICMA Centre, University of Reading - ICMA Centre and University of Reading
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21.

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 - Center and Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
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22.

Political Fragmentation and Technology Adoption: Watermill Construction in Feudal France

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 05 Dec 2006
Working Paper Series
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics
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23.

Understanding Adam Smith’s 'General Principles of Law and Politics': A Linear Reconstruction of Istvan Hont's Contribution

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2018
Working Paper Series
Stanford University, Department of Political Science
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24.

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
Working Paper Series
University of Naples, Parthenope
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25.

What Drives Long-Term Biodiversity Change? New Insights from Combining Economics, Paleo-Ecology, and Environmental History

RFF Discussion Paper No. 07-23
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Glasgow - Department of Economics, Athens University of Economics and Business - Department of International and European Economic Studies, University of Stirling - Economics Department, University of Stirling - AHRC Centre for Environmental History, University of Dundee - History Department and Colorado State University, Fort Collins - Department of Economics
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26.

The Effects of Land Redistribution: Evidence from the French Revolution

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 17-29
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Susquehanna University, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 104
27.

Business Rivalry in the Colonial Atlantic: A Five Forces Analysis

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
Mount Royal University - Bissett School of Business
Downloads 103
28.

Law and Peace: Contracts and the Success of the Danish Dairy Cooperatives

Univ. of Copenhagen Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 11-11
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 13 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics, University of East Anglia - Centre for Competition Policy (CCP) and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics
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29.

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
Working Paper Series
Harvard University
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30.

Riparian Rights in Lower Canada and Canada East: Inter-Imperial Legal Influences

in Imperial Co-operation and Transfer, 1870-1930: Empires and Encounters 107-125 (Roland Cvetkovski & Volker Barth eds., Bloomsbury, 2015)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
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31.

Lessons of the Spanish Empire, or the Curse of Resource Abundance

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
Gaidar Institute for Economic Policy
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32.

Κράτος και Οικονομία Στην Ελλάδα.Μια Ιστορική Τυπολογία (State and Economy in Greece.A Historical Typology)

in Theodoros Sakellaropoulos(ed),(1993),Neoelliniki Koinonia.Historikes kai Koinonikes Proseggises (Neohellenic Society.Historical and Critical Aspects),Krtiki Pub.,Athens,pp. 189-246.
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 24 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Panteion University of Athens
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33.

Cartels, Managerial Incentives, and Productive Efficiency in German Coal Mining, 1881-1913

MPI Collective Goods Preprint, No. 2008/13
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods and Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
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Is Cartelisation Profitable? A Case Study of the Rhenish Westphalian Coal Syndicate, 1893-1913

MPI Collective Goods Preprint, No. 2009/9
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
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35.

Gender Discrimination in Property Rights

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7938
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Feb 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Bologna - Department of Economics and University of Messina - Department of Economics
Downloads 60
36.

A Reappraisal of the Freehold Property Market in Late Medieval England

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Reading - ICMA Centre, University of Reading - ICMA Centre and University of Reading
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37.

The 'Transaction Cost Approach' and the Performance of the Belgian Dairy Co-Operatives Before 1940

Working Papers on Social and Co-operative Entrepreneurship WP-SCE 09-02
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2009
Working Paper Series
KU Leuven - Faculty of Business and Economics (FEB)
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38.

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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39.

Forecast Based Pricing of Weather Derivatives

SFB 649 Discussion Paper 2012-027
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
Humboldt University of Berlin - Institute for Statistics and Econometrics, Humboldt University of Berlin and Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Department of Agricultural Economics
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40.

Challenges of Formal Social Security Systems in Sudan

Global Journal of Human Social Science, Vol. 11, No. 2, March 2011
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 12 Aug 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Al-Neelain University - Department of Economics

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41.

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
Working Paper Series
University of Naples, Parthenope and University of Naples Parthenope - Department of Economic Studies (DES)
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42.

Political Institutions, Resources, and War: Theory and Evidence from the Ancient World

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2019
Working Paper Series
Chapman University - Smith Institute for Political Economy and Philosophy
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43.

The Portuguese Agriculture, 1703-1820: Extensive Growth and Market Expansion.

Chapter in: Dulce Freire and Pedro Lains (eds), An Agrarian History of Portugal, 1000-2000: Economic Development on the European Frontier. Leiden/Boston: Brill, 2017 (e-book 2016), pp. 132-171
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL)
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44.

The Political Economy of Agricultural Protection: Sweden 1887

MPI Collective Goods Preprint, No. 2010/08
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods and Humboldt University of Berlin - School of Business and Economics
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45.

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
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Zurich
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The Truth, the Whole Truth, and Nothing But the Truth: The English Corn Returns as a Data Source in Economic History, 1770-1914

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 09/2013
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
NHH - Norwegian School of Economics and University of Bristol - Department of Economics

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47.

The Portuguese Concelhos and Forais: A Case in Institutional History from the Eleventh to the Mid Thirteenth Centuries

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID)
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48.

Pricing of Asian Temperature Risk

SFB 649 Discussion Paper 2009-046
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Dec 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Oslo, Humboldt University of Berlin - Institute for Statistics and Econometrics and Humboldt University of Berlin
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50.

Possible Space Weather Influence on the Earth Wheat Markets

Sun and Geosphere, 2009; 4(1): 35-43
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 20 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Open University of Israel - Department of Management and Economics
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