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JEL Code: N63

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1.

Waiting for Technology: Path Dependence as a Random Walk

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 08 Nov 1999
Working Paper Series
Technology & Policy Research Initiative, BU School of Law
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2.

A Mark of Distinction: Branding and Trade Mark Law in the UK from the 1860s

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2009
Working Paper Series
Independent
Downloads 351
3.

The Use and Abuse of Trust: Social Capital and its Deployment by Early Modern Guilds

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1302
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 05 Nov 2004
Working Paper Series
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 333
4.

The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism the Haugian Way

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 1/2012
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Institutt for samfunnsøkonomi / Department of Economics Norges Handelshøyskole / Norwegian School of Economics
Downloads 313
5.

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 256
6.

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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7.

At the Centre of the Old World: Reinterpreting Venetian Economic History

University Ca' Foscari of Venice, Dept. of Economics Research Paper No. 50/06
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Nov 2006
Working Paper Series
Ca Foscari University of Venice - Department of Management
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8.

The Impact of Financial and Product Market Innovation on the Nature of Entrepreneurship: A Historical Perspective

Leeds University Business School Working Paper No. 17-03
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS), University of Leeds - Credit Management Research Centre and Nottingham University Business School
Downloads 139
9.

Capital Market Efficiency in the British Industrial Revolution: The Case of the Lancashire Cotton Industry, 1760-1840

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS)
Downloads 134
10.

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
University of Oxford - Wadham College
Downloads 115
11.

Convergence among Italian Regions, 1861-2011

Bank of Italy Economic History Working Paper No. 22
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 26 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
Bank of Italy, University of Rome I and University of Bari "Aldo Moro"
Downloads 113
13.

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
University of Oxford - Wadham College
Downloads 104
14.

Catching-Up and Falling Behind - Knowledge Spillover from American to German Machine Tool Makers

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2009
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Mannheim
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15.

Subcontracting and Vertical Integration in the Spanish Cotton Industry

UPF Working Paper No. 816
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 Nov 2005
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - London School of Economics
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16.

Creating Firms for a New Century: Determinants of Firm Creation Around 1900

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1065
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 10 Nov 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Tuebingen - Department of Economics
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17.

Regional Industrialisation Without National Growth: The Catalan Industrialization and the Growth of Spanish Economy (1830-1861)

UPF Economics and Business Working Paper No. 716
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - London School of Economics
Downloads 76
18.

Old and New Ceramics: Manufacturers, Products and Markets in the Venetian Republic in the 17th and 18th Centuries

University Ca' Foscari of Venice, Dept. of Economics Research Paper Series No. 05/06
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Nov 2006
Working Paper Series
Ca Foscari University of Venice - Department of Management
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19.

A Tale of Two Theories: Monopolies and Craft Guilds in Medieval England and Modern Imagination

Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Vol. 23, No. 2, pp. 217-242, 2001
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 18 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of California at Irvine
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20.

Una Interpretación Neoclásica del Fin del Galeón de Manila (A Neoclassical Interpretation of Manila Galleon End)

Contribuciones a la Economía, September 2011,
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2012
Accepted Paper Series
New York University--Abu Dhabi
Downloads 70
21.

Internal Geography and External Trade: Regional Disparities in Italy, 1861-2011

Bank of Italy Economic History Working Paper No. 12
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 23 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
Pembroke College, Oxford and University of Oxford

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22.

On the Unimportance of Machinery

Explorations in Economic History, Vol. 22, No. 4, 1985
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
Downloads 62
23.

Old and New Italian Multinational Firms

Bank of Italy Economic History Working Paper No. 15
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 23 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University - Department of Policy Analysis and Public Management and Bocconi University - Department of Economics
Downloads 59
24.

Auditing Practices of British Gas Companies from 1812 to 1830

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 22 Feb 2016
Working Paper Series
Hokkaido University - Graduate School of Economics & Business Administration and Osaka Sangyo University
Downloads 50
25.

Genesis of the Double Account System: A Case Study of a UK Gas Company at the Beginning of the 19th Century

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 22 Feb 2016
Working Paper Series
Hokkaido University - Graduate School of Economics & Business Administration and Osaka Sangyo University
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26.

Were British Cotton Entrepeneurs Technologically Backward? Firm-Level Evidence on the Adoption of Ring-Spinning

Explorations in Economic History, Volume 47, Issue 4 (October 2010), pp. 487-504
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia - Department of Economics
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27.

Amateur or Professional? A New Look at 19th Century Patentees in Norway

NHH Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 12/2012
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 Jun 2012
Working Paper Series
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Economics
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28.

The English Cotton Spinning Industry, 1780-1840, as Revealed in the Columns of the London Gazette

Miami Univ. Dept. of Economics Working Paper No. 2009.06
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2010
Working Paper Series
Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) - Faculty of Economic, Social and Political Sciences and Miami University of Ohio - Department of Economics
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Through the Magnifying Glass: Provincial Aspects of Industrial Growth in Post-Unification Italy

Bank of Italy Economic History Working Paper No. 4
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 15 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics and Dipartimento di Economia e Statistica

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30.

Height and Industrialisation in a City in Catalonia During the Nineteenth Century

UB Economics Working Papers E15/334
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Dec 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Barcelona and University of Murcia
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31.

Wages and Prices in Early Catalan Industrialisation

UB Economics Working Papers E14/305
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Valencia and University of Barcelona - Faculty of Economic Science and Business Studies
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32.

Tarantinos Texts that Have Been Preserved in Palladius Work 'Opus Agriculturae' and Agricultural Encyclopedia – Geoponika

Ekonomika, Vol 61, Issue 4, pp 11-12, 2015
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 27 Oct 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Institute of Agricultural Economics (IEA) Belgrade, Republic of Serbia and University of Pristine, Faculty of Economics
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33.

The Study of the Double Account System at the Gas Light and Coke Company

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 03 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
Hokkaido University - Graduate School of Economics & Business Administration and Osaka Sangyo University
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34.

When Corporatism Leads to Corporate Governance Failure: The Case of the Swiss Watch Industry

Schluep Campo, I. and Aerni, P. 2016. When Corporatism Leads to Corporate Governance Failure: The Case of the Swiss Watch Industry. Banson, Cambridge, UK.
Number of pages: 124 Posted: 22 Aug 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Center for Corporate Responsbility and Sustainability and Center for Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability (CCRS) at the University of Zurich
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The Fruits of Disaggregation: The Engineering Industry, Tariff Protection, and the Industrial Investment Cycle in Italy, 1861-1913

Bank of Italy Economic History Working Paper No. 41
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 05 Dec 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Turin
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Internal Geography and External Trade: Regional Disparities in Italy, 1861-2011

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8655
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 24 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
Pembroke College, Oxford and University of Oxford

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The Age Distribution of the Labour Force as Evidence of Prior Events: The Italian Data for 1911 and the Long Swing in Investment from Unification to the Great War

Bank of Italy Economic History Working Paper No. 42
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Feb 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Rome, Tor Vergata - Department of Economics and Finance, Students
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The Location of the UK Cotton Textiles Industry in 1838: A Quantitative Analysis

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9626
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 03 Sep 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick and Humboldt University Berlin - Department of Economics
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