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1.

Housing Markets in a Pandemic: Evidence from Historical Outbreaks

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2021
Working Paper Series
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 2,418
2.

Causality in the Time of Cholera: John Snow As a Prototype for Causal Inference

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 30 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
Downloads 1,127
3.

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 Bristol - School of Economics, Finance and Management and University of Reading
Downloads 438
4.

Ancient Colonialism and the Economic Geography of the Mediterranean

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2019
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University of St. Andrews - School of Management, Cardiff University, Universidad Pablo de Olavide and University of St. Andrews
Downloads 433
5.

The Hanseatic League and the Concept of Functional Overlapping Competing Jurisdictions

Kyklos, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Leipzig

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Downloads 328
6.

Time for Growth

LSE Economic History Working Paper No. 222/2015
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 30 Aug 2015
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economic History and Copenhagen Business School - Department of Economics
Downloads 324
7.

The Heavy Plough and the Agricultural Revolution in Medieval Europe

Discussion Papers on Business and Economics, University of Southern Denmark, 6/2013
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 05 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics, University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics and University of Southern Denmark, Department of Public Health, Danish Centre for Health Economics
Downloads 316
8.

Growth and Predictability of Urban Housing Rents

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 12 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2022
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Maastricht University, Erasmus School of Economics and University of Cambridge
Downloads 270
9.

Trade and information shocks, and market development: Evidence from early modern Europe

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 24 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2021
Working Paper Series
Indian Institute of Management (IIMB), Bangalore
Downloads 266
10.

Emergence of Modern Impersonal Exchange: Role of Formalization in the Rise of Modern Capitalism

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 19 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2019
Working Paper Series
Indian Institute of Management (IIMB), Bangalore
Downloads 250
11.

What Does It Take for a Roving Bandit to Settle Down? Theory and an Illustrative History of the Visigoths

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 May 2015 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2016
Working Paper Series
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 245
12.

From Caesar to Tacitus: Changes in Early Germanic Governance Circa 50 BC-50 AD

Public Choice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 224
13.

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
Downloads 214
14.

Reaching for Yield and the Housing Market: Evidence from 18th-century Amsterdam

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 17 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2022
Working Paper Series
Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 205
15.

The Rise and Decline of Hegemonic Systems of Scientific Creativity

EXCEPTIONAL CREATIVITY, A. Robinson, ed., Templeton Press, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Jun 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of History and University of Wisconsin - Madison Department of History
Downloads 199
16.

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 175
17.

Poverty and Crime in 19th Century Germany: A Reassessment

MPI Collective Goods Preprint, No. 2010/35
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
Hertie School and Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
Downloads 173
18.

Participative Political Institutions in Pre-Modern Europe. Introducing a New Database

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 20 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 12 May 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Hohenheim - Department of Economics
Downloads 170
19.

John Snow, Cholera, and South London Reconsidered

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Dec 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
Downloads 159
20.

Poor, Hungry and Stupid: Numeracy and the Impact of High Food Prices in Industrializing Britain, 1780-1850

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 Apr 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Zurich - UBS International Center of Economics in Society
Downloads 159
21.

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 152
22.

When Do Rulers Delegate Powers to Jurisdictions? The Independence of Medieval European Cities

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 01 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Leipzig
Downloads 150
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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
Downloads 142
24.

Borders, Market Size and Urban Growth, the Case of Saxon Towns and the Zollverein in the 19th Century

Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 55, Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 966
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 17 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
Yale University
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25.

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 133
26.

The Wheels of Change: Technology Adoption, Millwrights, and Persistence in Britain’s Industrialization

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 02 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2020
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Northwestern University - Department of Economics, University of Haifa and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

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27.

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 Bristol - School of Economics, Finance and Management and University of Reading
Downloads 130
28.

Bank Capital Structure and Financial Innovation: Antagonists or Two Sides of the Same Coin?

Higher School of Economics Research Paper No. WP BRP 66/LAW/2016
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
MGIMO University

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29.

Authoritarian Repression and Electoral Opposition: Mobilization Under Germany's Antisocialist Law

Forthcoming at Comparative Politics, https://doi.org/10.5129/001041522X16346476699950
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
Accepted Paper Series
Arizona State University
Downloads 115
30.

Does Medieval Trade Still Matter? Historical Trade Centers, Agglomeration and Contemporary Economic Development

Number of pages: 96 Posted: 20 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Hohenheim - Department of Economics
Downloads 99
32.

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
Downloads 97
33.

When Roving Bandits Settle Down: Club Theory and the Emergence of Government

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Jun 2018
Working Paper Series
Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 89
34.

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 87
35.

Urban Growth Shadows

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Nov 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Sheffield, Southern Methodist University (SMU) and Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City

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36.

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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37.

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

CEIS Working Paper No. 457
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 May 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics, Bank of Italy and Bank of Italy
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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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39.

Legislation as a Source of Law in Late Imperial Russia

Higher School of Economics Research Paper No. BRP 04/LAW/2012
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
National Research University Higher School of Economics
Downloads 66
40.

Medieval Property Investors, C. 1300-1500

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Reading - ICMA Centre, University of Bristol - School of Economics, Finance and Management and University of Reading
Downloads 62
41.

Free Riding in the Monastery: Club Goods, the Cistercian Order and Agricultural Investment in Ancien Regime France

GMU Working Paper in Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Susquehanna University
Downloads 61
42.

Multinomial Choice with Social Interactions: Occupations in Victorian London

Documento CEDE No. 2017-47
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
Universidad de los Andes, Colombia - Department of Economics and University of Ottawa - Department of Economics
Downloads 61
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Home Sweet Home: The Effect of Sugar Protectionism on Emigration in Italy, 1876-1913

CEIS Working Paper No. 437
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 29 Jun 2018
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University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics, University of Siena - Department of Economics and University of Rome Tor Vergata
Downloads 60
44.

‘Let Her Be Burned etc.’: A Consideration of Husband-killing and ‘Petty Treason’ in Medieval England

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 14 Jan 2022
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University of Bristol Law School
Downloads 58
45.

Class, Social Mobility, and Voting: Evidence from Historical Voting Records

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 18 Feb 2021
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Government, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Political Science, ITAM, Centro de Investigación Económica and University of Turku - Turku School of Business - Department of EconomicsVATT Institute for Economic Research
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Real Wages, Labour Conditions and the Standard of Living in Denmark: 1500–1900

Discussion Papers on Business and Economics, University of Southern Denmark, 2/2019
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 Feb 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Southern Denmark
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The Next World and the New World: Relief, Migration, and the Great Irish Famine

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Dec 2018
Working Paper Series
University College Dublin (UCD)
Downloads 51
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Southern and Northern Italy in the Great Divergence: New Perspectives from the Occupational Structure

Bank of Italy Economic History Working Paper No. 47
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 24 May 2021
Working Paper Series
King's College London - Department of Political Economy and University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics
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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)
Downloads 47
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Railways and the Productivity Gap in Italy: Persistence and Divergence after Unification

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5438
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Brescia - Department of Economics and Management and University of Verona - Department of Economics
Downloads 46