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1.

Housing Markets in a Pandemic: Evidence from Historical Outbreaks

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 1,854
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 674
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 Reading - ICMA Centre and University of Reading
Downloads 323
4.

Ancient Colonialism and the Economic Geography of the Mediterranean

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2019
Working Paper Series
University of St. Andrews - School of Management, Cardiff University, Universidad Pablo de Olavide and University of St. Andrews
Downloads 313
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 293
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 285
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 282
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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 234
9.

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

Number of pages: 101 Posted: 24 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2020
Working Paper Series
Indian Institute of Management (IIMB), Bangalore
Downloads 233
10.

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 200
11.

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 185
12.

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 173
13.

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 159
14.

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 148
15.

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 147
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 143
17.

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 141
18.

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 140
19.

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 126
20.

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
Downloads 125
21.

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 119
22.

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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23.

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 Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
Downloads 108
24.

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
Downloads 97
25.

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 96
26.

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 82
27.

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 81
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Targeted Repression and Electoral Opposition under Authoritarianism: Effects of Expulsions of German Social Democrats, 1878-1890

ASU Center for the Study of Economic Liberty Research Paper No. 18-3
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2019
Working Paper Series
Arizona State University
Downloads 72
29.

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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31.

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 60
32.

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 57
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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
Downloads 56
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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 55
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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
Working Paper Series
Northwestern University - Department of Economics, University of Haifa and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

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Downloads 54
36.

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 53
37.

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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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
Downloads 49
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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
Working Paper Series
University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics, University of Siena - Department of Economics and University of Rome Tor Vergata
Downloads 48
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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 44
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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 43
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
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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 Legacy of Classical Natural Law in Russian Dogmatic Jurisprudence in the Late 19th Century

Higher School of Economics Research Paper No. WP BRP 20/LAW/2013
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 28 Jun 2013
Working Paper Series
National Research University Higher School of Economics
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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
Downloads 31
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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 29
47.

Social Capital and Family Control

Explorations in Economic History, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Oct 2016
Working Paper Series
Bocconi University - Department of Management and Technology
Downloads 28
48.

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
Downloads 22
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Why Did the Netherlands Develop so Early? The Legacy of the Brethren of the Common Life

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7167
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 02 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
TEKPOL-METU, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and University of Amsterdam - SEO Economic Research

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Institutional Shocks and Proximate Causes of Growth: Evidence From the Era of French Rule in Italy

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 May 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Rome I and Sapienza University of Rome
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