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Citation 13

Measuring Ancient Inequality

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4412
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Branko Milanovic, Peter H. Lindert and Jeffrey G. Williamson
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), University of California, Davis - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 527 (41,424)
Citation 13

Abstract:

Inequality, Rural Poverty Reduction, Poverty Impact Evaluation, Services & Transfers to Poor

Measuring Ancient Inequality

NBER Working Paper No. w13550
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 31 Oct 2007
Branko Milanovic, Peter H. Lindert and Jeffrey G. Williamson
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), University of California, Davis - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Citation 13

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Citation 9

Refugees, Asylum Seekers and Policy in Europe

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1230
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 02 Aug 2004
Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 346 (69,528)
Citation 9

Abstract:

refugees, asylum seekers, asylum policy, international policy coordination

Refugees, Asylum Seekers and Policy in Europe

NBER Working Paper No. w10680
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Sep 2004
Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 38 (372,385)
Citation 9

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Refugees, Asylum Seekers and Policy in Europe

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5058
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 Aug 2005
Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Citation 9

Abstract:

Asylum seekers, refugees, migration policy

India's De-Industrialization Under British Rule: New Ideas, New Evidence

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 2039
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Jun 2004
David Clingingsmith and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Case Western Reserve University and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 250 (100,039)

Abstract:

De-industrialization, price shocks, globalization, India , l8th and l9th century

India's De-Industrialization Under British Rule: New Ideas, New Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w10586
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 Jul 2004
David Clingingsmith and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Case Western Reserve University and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 45 (347,792)

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India's De-Industrialization under British Rule: New Ideas, New Evidence

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5066
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 04 Aug 2005
David Clingingsmith and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Case Western Reserve University and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 24 (435,896)

Abstract:

De-industrialization, price shocks, globalization, India, 18th and 19th century

Explaining Inequality the World Round: Cohort Size, Kuznets Curves, and Openness

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 79
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 02 Oct 1999
Matthew Higgins and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Independent and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 266 (93,705)
Citation 28

Abstract:

Explaining Inequality the World Round: Cohort Size, Kuznets Curves, Andopenness

NBER Working Paper No. w7224
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 14 Jul 2000
Matthew Higgins and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Independent and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 31 (400,800)
Citation 28

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5.

Does Globalization Make the World More Unequal?

NBER Working Paper No. w8228
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 08 Apr 2001
Peter H. Lindert and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of California, Davis - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 295 (82,020)
Citation 58

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What Explains Cross-Border Migration in Latin America?

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 2012
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 05 Aug 2003
Ximena Clark, Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
World Bank, University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 289 (82,356)
Citation 1

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7.
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Citation 53

What Fundamentals Drive World Migration?

NBER Working Paper No. w9159
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Oct 2002
Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 184 (135,584)
Citation 53

Abstract:

What Fundamentals Drive World Migration?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3559
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 30 Oct 2002
Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 38 (372,385)
Citation 53

Abstract:

International migration

8.

When Did Globalization Begin?

NBER Working Paper No. w7632
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 21 May 2000
Kevin H. O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Dublin, Trinity College and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 217 (89,393)

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9.

Winners and Losers Over Two Centuries of Globalization

NBER Working Paper No. w9161
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 15 Sep 2002
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 216 (116,532)
Citation 21

Abstract:

International Migration in the Long-Run: Positive Selection, Negative Selection and Policy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1304; Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 2038
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Jun 2004
Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Citation 18

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International Migration in the Long-Run: Positive Selection, Negative Selection and Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w10529
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 Jun 2004
Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Citation 18

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Land, Labor and the Wage-Rental Ratio: Factor Price Convergence in the Late Nineteenth Century

NBER Working Paper No. h0046
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 08 Jun 2004
Kevin H. O'Rourke, Alan M. Taylor and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Dublin, Trinity College, University of California, Davis - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 193 (80,506)

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Demographic and Economic Pressure on Emigration out of Africa

IZA Discussion Paper No. 250
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 03 Apr 2001
Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 148 (164,559)
Citation 31

Abstract:

International migration, demographic pressure, African population

Demographic and Economic Pressure on Emigration Out of Africa

NBER Working Paper No. w8124
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Feb 2001
Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Citation 31

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Demographic and Economic Pressure on Emigration out of Africa

Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 105, pp. 465-486, September 2003
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Oct 2003
Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Citation 31

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A Dual Policy Paradox: Why Have Trade and Immigration Policies Always Differed in Labor-Scarce Economies?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2146
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 May 2006
Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 165 (149,660)
Citation 12

Abstract:

tariffs, immigration restriction, international policy, economic history

A Dual Policy Paradox: Why Have Trade and Immigration Policies Always Differed in Labor-Scarce Economies?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5443
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2006
Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Citation 12

Abstract:

Tariffs, immigration restriction, policy, history

14.

Explaining U.S. Immigration, 1971-98

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3252
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Ximena Clark, Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
World Bank, University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 160 (139,131)

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15.

Globalization in Latin America Before 1940

NBER Working Paper No. w9687
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 16 May 2003
Luis Bertola and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Universidad de la Republica - Economic and Social History Programme and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 158 (117,641)
Citation 13

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After Columbus: Explaining the Global Trade Boom 1500-1800

NBER Working Paper No. w8186
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 24 Mar 2001
Kevin H. O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Dublin, Trinity College and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 119 (196,128)

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After Columbus: Explaining the Global Trade Boom 1500-1800

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2809
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 24 May 2001
Kevin H. O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Dublin, Trinity College and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Abstract:

Demand and supply, history, trade growth

The Heckscher-Ohlin Model between 1400 and 2000: When it Explained Factor Price Convergence, When it Did Not, and Why

NBER Working Paper No. w7411
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 20 Sep 1996
Kevin H. O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Dublin, Trinity College and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 72 (274,657)

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The Heckscher-Ohlin Model between 1400 and 2000: When it Explained Factor Price Convergence, When it Did Not, and Why

NBER Working Paper No. w7411
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 14 Dec 1999
Kevin H. O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Dublin, Trinity College and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 57 (311,407)

Abstract:

18.

Globalization, Convergence and History

NBER Working Paper No. w5259
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 02 Sep 2000
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 105 (204,307)
Citation 31

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Demographic Transitions and Economic Miracles in Emerging Asia

NBER Working Paper No. w6268
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 07 Aug 2000
David E. Bloom and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 101 (220,004)
Citation 97

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"Globalization and Inequality Past and Present"

NBER Working Paper No. w5491
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Oct 1996
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 100 (199,062)
Citation 27

Abstract:

Globalization, Growth and Distribution in Spain 1500-1913

IIIS Discussion Paper No. 212
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 18 Apr 2007
Joan R. Roses, Kevin H. O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Faculty of Economic and Business Sciences, University of Dublin, Trinity College and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 69 (281,454)

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Growth, distribution, globalization, Spain

Globalization, Growth and Distribution in Spain 1500-1913

NBER Working Paper No. w13055
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 27 Jun 2007
Joan R. Roses, Kevin H. O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, University of Dublin, Trinity College and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Globalization, Growth and Distribution in Spain 1500-1913

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6356
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 23 May 2008
Kevin H. O'Rourke, Joan R. Roses and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Dublin, Trinity College, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 3 (553,183)

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Distribution, globalization, growth, Spain

Where Did British Foreign Capital Go? Fundamentals, Failures and the Lucas Paradox: 1870-1913

NBER Working Paper No. w8028
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 02 Dec 2000
Michael A. Clemens and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Center for Global Development and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Citation 37

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Wealth Bias in the First Global Capital Market Boom, 1870-1913

Economic Journal, Vol. 114, No. 495, pp. 304-337, April 2004
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 May 2004
Michael A. Clemens and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Center for Global Development and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Citation 28

Abstract:

Commodity Price Volatility and World Market Integration Since 1700

NBER Working Paper No. w14748
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Feb 2009
David S. Jacks, Kevin H. O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Department of Economics, University of Dublin, Trinity College and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 85 (248,298)
Citation 10

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Commodity Price Volatility and World Market Integration Since 1700

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7190
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Mar 2009
David S. Jacks, Kevin H. O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Department of Economics, University of Dublin, Trinity College and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 4 (547,697)
Citation 10

Abstract:

Commodity prices, development, history, volatility

Did Vasco da Gama Matter for European Markets? Testing Frederick Lane's Hypotheses Fifty Years Later

IIIS Discussion Paper No. 118
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 08 Aug 2006
Kevin H. O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Dublin, Trinity College and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 53 (322,850)
Citation 1

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Did Vasco Da Gama Matter for European Markets? Testing Frederick Lane's Hypotheses Fifty Years Later

NBER Working Paper No. w11884
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Jul 2006
Kevin H. O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Dublin, Trinity College and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 21 (453,078)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Did Vasco da Gama Matter for European Markets? Testing Frederick Lane's Hypotheses Fifty Years Later

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5418
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 27 Mar 2006
Kevin H. O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Dublin, Trinity College and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 13 (499,427)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Market integration, spice trade, Voyages of Discovery

25.

Where Do U.S. Immigrants Come from, and Why?

NBER Working Paper No. w8998
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Jun 2002
Ximena Clark, Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
World Bank, University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 83 (249,844)
Citation 20

Abstract:

From Malthus to Ohlin: Trade, Growth and Distribution Since 1500

NBER Working Paper No. w8955
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 24 May 2002
Kevin H. O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Dublin, Trinity College and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 51 (328,916)

Abstract:

From Malthus to Ohlin: Trade, Growth and Distribution Since 1500

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 3394
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 18 Jul 2002
Kevin H. O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Dublin, Trinity College and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 23 (441,625)

Abstract:

Malthus, growth, trade, distribution

The Impact of Globalization on Pre-Industrial, Technologically Quiescent Economies

NBER Working Paper No. h0115
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 Jun 2000
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 30 (405,369)
Citation 1

Abstract:

The Impact of Globalization on Pre-Industrial, Technologically Quiescent Economies

NBER Working Paper No. h0115
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 Sep 1999
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 26 (425,002)
Citation 1

Abstract:

The Impact of Globalization on Pre-Industrial, Technologically Quiescent Economies

NBER Working Paper No. h0115
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Jan 2012
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 9 (521,978)

Abstract:

The Impact of Globalization on Pre-Industrial, Technologically Quiescent Economies

NBER Working Paper No. w7146
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Jul 2012
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 4 (547,697)

Abstract:

Capital Goods Prices, Global Capital Markets and Accumulation, 1870-1950

NBER Working Paper No. h0116
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 30 Dec 2006
William J. Collins and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 33 (392,228)
Citation 8

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Capital Goods Prices, Global Capital Markets and Accumulation: 1870-1950

NBER Working Paper No. w7145
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 12 Jul 2000
William J. Collins and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 29 (410,112)
Citation 8

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A Tariff-Growth Paradox? Protection's Impact the World Around 1875-1997

NBER Working Paper No. w8459
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 03 Sep 2001
Michael A. Clemens and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Center for Global Development and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 61 (296,970)
Citation 20

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Racism, Xenophobia or Markets? The Political Economy of Immigration Policy Prior to the Thirties

NBER Working Paper No. w5867
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 13 Jul 2000
Ashley S. Timmer and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 61 (296,970)
Citation 14

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Commodity Price Shocks and the Australian Economy Since Federation

NBER Working Paper No. w14694
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 31 Jan 2009
Sambit Bhattacharyya and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Australian National University and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 59 (289,812)

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The Impact of the Terms of Trade on Economic Development in the Periphery, 1870-1939: Volatility and Secular Change

NBER Working Paper No. w10600
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 09 Jul 2004
Christopher Blattman, Jason Hwang and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 34 (388,134)
Citation 13

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The Impact of the Terms of Trade on Economic Development in the Periphery, 1870-1939: Volatility and Secular Change

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5073
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Aug 2005
Christopher Blattman, Jason Hwang and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 23 (441,625)
Citation 13

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Terms of trade, volatility, growth, periphery

Lost Decades: Lessons from Post-Independence Latin America for Today's Africa

NBER Working Paper No. w12610
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 27 Oct 2006
Robert Bates, John H. Coatsworth and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Government, Harvard University - Department of History and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 29 (410,112)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Lost Decades: Lessons from Post-Independence Latin America for Today's Africa

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5932
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 03 Jan 2007
Robert Bates, John H. Coatsworth and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Government, Harvard University - Department of History and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 26 (425,002)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Lost decades, Africa, Latin America, development, economic history

34.

Growth, Distribution and Demography: Some Lessons from History

NBER Working Paper No. w6244
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 03 Sep 2000
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 52 (320,840)
Citation 9

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35.

History Without Evidence: Latin American Inequality Since 1491

NBER Working Paper No. w14766
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Mar 2009
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 51 (312,442)
Citation 7

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36.

The Terms of Trade and Economic Growth in the Periphery 1870-1938

NBER Working Paper No. w9940
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Sep 2003
Christopher Blattman, Jason Hwang and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 51 (315,269)
Citation 4

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37.

Ottoman De-Industrialization 1800-1913: Assessing the Shock, its Impact and the Response

NBER Working Paper No. w14763
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 05 Mar 2009
Sevket Pamuk and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Boğaziçi University and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 50 (312,442)
Citation 1

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38.

The Roots of Latin American Protectionism: Looking Before the Great Depression

NBER Working Paper No. w8999
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Jun 2002
John H. Coatsworth and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of History and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 50 (326,685)
Citation 19

Abstract:

Poverty Traps, Distance, and Diversity: The Migration Connection

NBER Working Paper No. w12549
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Oct 2006
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 33 (392,228)

Abstract:

Poverty Traps, Distance and Diversity: The Migration Connection

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5891
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Dec 2006
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 15 (487,798)

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Migration, ethnic diversity, emigrant life cycle

40.

Mughal Decline, Climate Change, and Britain's Industrial Ascent: An Integrated Perspective on India's 18th and 19th Century Deindustrialization

NBER Working Paper No. w11730
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 25 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2014
David Clingingsmith and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Case Western Reserve University and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 48 (332,628)
Citation 3

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Freight Rates and Productivity Gains in British Tramp Shipping 1869-1950

NBER Working Paper No. w9531
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 06 Mar 2003 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2010
Saif I. Shah Mohammed and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Cornerstone Research and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 43 (348,036)
Citation 15

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What Determines Immigration's Impact? Comparing Two Global Centuries

NBER Working Paper No. w12414
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 13 Aug 2006
Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 39 (351,270)
Citation 3

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43.

Was it Stolper-Samuelson, Infant Industry or Something Else? World Trade Tariffs 1789-1938

NBER Working Paper No. w9656
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 27 Apr 2003
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 39 (344,829)
Citation 2

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44.

A Dual Policy Paradox: Why Have Trade and Immigration Policies Always Differed in Labor-Scarce Economies

NBER Working Paper No. w11866
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Mar 2006
Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 38 (348,036)
Citation 12

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Globalization, De-Industrialization and Mexican Exceptionalism 1750-1879

NBER Working Paper No. w12316
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 22 Aug 2006
Universidad Complutense Madrid - Department of Economic History, Center for Research and Teaching of Economics (CIDE) - Division of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 33 (392,228)

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Globalization, De-Industrialization and Mexican Exceptionalism 1750-1879

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 6300
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 23 May 2008
Center for Research and Teaching of Economics (CIDE) - Division of Economics, Universidad Complutense Madrid - Department of Economic History and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 4 (547,697)

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Deindustrialization, globalization, growth, Mexico and trade

46.

What Drove the Mass Migrations from Europe in the Late Nineteenth Century?

NBER Working Paper No. h0043
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 28 Feb 2002
Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 37 (368,240)
Citation 10

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47.

Terms of Trade Shocks and Economic Performance 1870-1940: Prebisch and Singer Revisited

NBER Working Paper No. w8188
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 24 Mar 2001
Yael S. Hadass and Jeffrey G. Williamson
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 37 (354,444)
Citation 15

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48.

Were Trade and Factor Mobility Substitutes in History?

NBER Working Paper No. w6059
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 Jun 2000
William J. Collins, Kevin H. O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics, University of Dublin, Trinity College and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 37 (368,240)
Citation 18

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49.

Asian Demography and Foreign Capital Dependence

NBER Working Paper No. w5560
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 16 Aug 1999
Matthew Higgins and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Independent and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Citation 10

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50.

Globalization and the Great Divergence: Terms of Trade Booms and Volatility in the Poor Periphery 1782-1913

NBER Working Paper No. W13841
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 Mar 2008
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Citation 8

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Inequality and Schooling Responses to Globalization Forces: Lessons from History

NBER Working Paper No. w12553
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Oct 2006
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Citation 7

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Inequality and Schooling Responses to Globalization Forces: Lessons from History

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5892
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 28 Dec 2006
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 17 (476,337)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Emigration, immigration, schooling, brain drain, inequality

52.

Why Did the Tariff-Growth Correlation Reverse after 1950?

NBER Working Paper No. w9181
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 14 Sep 2002
Michael A. Clemens and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Center for Global Development and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Citation 25

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53.

Mass Migration, Commodity Market Integration and Real Wage Convergence: The Late Nineteenth Century Atlantic Economy

NBER Working Paper No. h0048
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 05 Feb 2001
Jeffrey G. Williamson, Kevin H. O'Rourke and Timothy J. Hatton
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus, University of Dublin, Trinity College and University of Essex - Department of Economics
Downloads 33 (361,202)
Citation 1

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54.

The Evolution of Global Labor Markets Since 1830 Background Evidence and Hypotheses

NBER Working Paper No. h0036
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 09 Jul 2004
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 32 (387,081)
Citation 36

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55.

Land, Labor and Globalization in the Pre-Industrial Third World

NBER Working Paper No. w7784
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 19 Jul 2000
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 31 (379,331)
Citation 16

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56.

American Incomes Before and after the Revolution

NBER Working Paper No. w17211
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 11 Jul 2011
Peter H. Lindert and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of California, Davis - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 29 (387,081)

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Industrial Catching Up in the Poor Periphery 1870-1975

NBER Working Paper No. w16809
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 28 Feb 2011
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Industrial Catching Up in the Poor Periphery 1870-1975

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8335
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 18 Apr 2011
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 5 (542,737)

Abstract:

Early Third World industrialization, history, input costs, productivity, trade policy, world markets

58.

What Determines Immigrations' Impact? Comparing Two Global Centuries

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5885
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 28 Dec 2006
Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 28 (403,928)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Immigration, capital mobility, labour market impact, policy, history

59.

"Around the European Periphery 1870-1913: Globalization, Schooling and Growth"

NBER Working Paper No. w5392
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 16 Jun 2000
Kevin H. O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Dublin, Trinity College and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 27 (391,056)

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60.

Capital Flows to the New World as an Intergenerational Transfer

NBER Working Paper No. h0032
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 Dec 2006
Alan M. Taylor and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of California, Davis - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 26 (413,223)
Citation 18

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61.

Open Economy Forces and Late 19th Century Scandinavian Catch-Up

NBER Working Paper No. w5112
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Jul 2000
Kevin H. O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Dublin, Trinity College and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 26 (391,056)

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62.

Latin American Growth-Inequality Trade-Offs: The Impact of Insurgence and Independence

NBER Working Paper No. w15680
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 25 Jan 2010
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 25 (395,240)

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63.

Closed Jaguar, Open Dragon: Comparing Tariffs in Latin America and Asia Before World War Ii

NBER Working Paper No. w9401
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 21 Dec 2002
Michael A. Clemens and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Center for Global Development and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 25 (399,636)
Citation 4

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64.

When, Where, and Why? Early Industrialization in the Poor Periphery 1870-1940

NBER Working Paper No. w16344
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 13 Sep 2010
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 24 (399,636)

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65.

Five Centuries of Latin American Inequality

NBER Working Paper No. w15305
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 31 Aug 2009
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 24 (391,056)
Citation 2

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66.

International Migration and World Development: A Historical Perspective

NBER Working Paper No. h0041
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 07 Jun 2004
Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 24 (423,021)
Citation 5

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67.

The Impact of Imigration on American Labor Markets Prior to the Quotas

NBER Working Paper No. w5185
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 26 Apr 2000
Timothy J. Hutton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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68.
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Demographic Dividends Revisited

Asian Development Review 30:2
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Apr 2016
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 20 (458,805)

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demographic transitions, demographic dividends, growth, inequality, Asia

Demographic Dividends Revisited

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9390
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Mar 2013
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Asia., demographic dividends, Demographic transitions, growth, inequality

69.
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Citation 3

Vanishing Third World Emigrants?

NBER Working Paper No. w14785
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 17 Mar 2009
Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 19 (464,797)
Citation 3

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Vanishing Third World Emigrants?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7222
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Apr 2009
Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 3 (553,183)
Citation 3

Abstract:

development, emigration, life cycle, Third World

70.

Were Heckscher and Ohlin Right? Putting the Factor-Price-Equalization Theorem Back into History

NBER Working Paper No. h0037
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 27 Jun 2007
Kevin H. O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Dublin, Trinity College and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 20 (418,033)

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71.
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American Colonial Incomes, 1650-1774

NBER Working Paper No. w19861
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 25 Jan 2014
Peter H. Lindert and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of California, Davis - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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American Colonial Incomes, 1650–1774

The Economic History Review, Vol. 69, Issue 1, pp. 54-77, 2016
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Jan 2016
Peter H. Lindert and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of California, Davis - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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72.

American Incomes 1774-1860

NBER Working Paper No. w18396
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Sep 2012
Peter H. Lindert and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of California, Davis - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 19 (433,346)

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73.

Late-Comers to Mass Emigration: The Latin Experience

NBER Working Paper No. h0047
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 27 Jun 2007
Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 16 (438,460)
Citation 1

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74.

Latin American Inequality: Colonial Origins, Commodity Booms, or a Missed 20th Century Leveling?

NBER Working Paper No. w20915
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Feb 2015
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 15 (459,296)

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The Spread of Manufacturing to the Poor Periphery 1870---2007

NBER Working Paper No. w18221
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 15 Jul 2012
Agustín S. Bénétrix, Kevin O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Trinity College (Dublin), University of Oxford and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 11 (511,033)

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The Spread of Manufacturing to the Periphery 1870-2007: Eight Stylized Facts

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9060
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 28 Sep 2012
Agustín S. Bénétrix, Kevin O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Trinity College (Dublin), University of Oxford and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 1 (571,552)

Abstract:

history, Third World industrialization

76.

"Convergence in the Age of Mass Migration"

NBER Working Paper No. w4711
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 May 2011
Alan M. Taylor and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of California, Davis - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Citation 25

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77.

Was it Prices, Productivity or Policy? The Timing and Pace of Latin American Industrialization after 1870

NBER Working Paper No. w13990
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 16 May 2008
Aurora Gomez and Jeffrey G. Williamson
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 10 (474,829)
Citation 1

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78.

An Economic Rationale for the African Scramble: The Commercial Transition and the Commodity Price Boom of 1845-1885

NBER Working Paper No. w21213
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 01 Jun 2015
Ewout Frankema, Jeffrey G. Williamson and Pieter Woltjer
Wageningen UR, Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus and Wageningen UR
Downloads 5 (518,534)

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79.

Did Muhammad Ali Foster Industrialization in Early 19th Century Egypt?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9363
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Feb 2013
Laura Panza and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Melbourne and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 2 (534,082)

Abstract:

19th century, de-industrialization, Egypt, industrial policy, trade

80.

Ottoman De-Industrialization, 1800-1913: Assessing the Magnitude, Impact, and Response

The Economic History Review, Vol. 64, pp. 159-184, 2010
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Jan 2011
Evket Pamuk and Jeffrey G. Williamson
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 2 (534,082)
Citation 1

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81.

Pre-Industrial Inequality

The Economic Journal, Vol. 121, No. 551, pp. 255-272, 2011
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 Feb 2011
Branko Milanovic, Peter H. Lindert and Jeffrey G. Williamson
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), affiliation not provided to SSRN and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Citation 6

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82.

Emigration in the Long Run: Evidence from Two Global Centuries

Asian-Pacific Economic Literature, Vol. 23, Issue 2, pp. 17-28, November 2009
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 02 Nov 2009
Timothy J. Hatton and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Essex - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 1 (534,082)

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83.

1did Vasco Da Gama Matter for European Markets?

The Economic History Review, Vol. 62, Issue 3, pp. 655-684, August 2009
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 09 Jul 2009
Kevin H. O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Dublin, Trinity College and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 1 (543,295)

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84.

Australian Squatters, Convicts, and Capitalists: Dividing Up a Fast-Growing Frontier Pie 1821-1871

NBER Working Paper No. w23416
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 May 2017
Laura Panza and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Melbourne and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 0 (534,082)

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85.

Australian Exceptionalism? Inequality and Living Standards 1821-1871

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11756
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Jan 2017
Jeffrey G. Williamson and Laura Panza
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus and University of Melbourne
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Colonial Australia, exceptionalism, growth, inequality, living standards

86.

Distributional Consequences of Commodity Price Shocks: Australia Over a Century

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 62, Issue 2, pp. 223-244, 2016
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 26 May 2016
Sambit Bhattacharyya and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Australian National University and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 0 (557,049)

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commodity exporters, commodity price shocks, inequality, top incomes

87.

From Commodity Booms to Economic Miracles: Why Southeast Asian Industry Lagged Behind

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10611
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 27 May 2015
Jean-Pascal Bassino and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Ecole Normale Supérieure (ENS) de Lyon and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 0 (557,049)

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history, Manufacturing growth, Southeast Asia

88.

Did Muhammad Ali Foster Industrialization in Early Nineteenth‐Century Egypt?

The Economic History Review, Vol. 68, Issue 1, pp. 79-100, 2015
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 09 Jan 2015
Laura Panza and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Melbourne and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
Downloads 0 (557,049)

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89.

Distributional Impact of Commodity Price Shocks: Australia Over a Century

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9582
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Aug 2013
Sambit Bhattacharyya and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Australian National University and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Australia, commodity exporters, commodity price shocks, income inequality

90.

The Commodity Export, Growth, and Distribution Connection in Southeast Asia 1500-1940

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP9364
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 26 Feb 2013
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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commodities, development, distribution, southeast Asia, trade

91.

Commodity Prices Over Two Centuries: Trends, Volatility, and Impact

Annual Review of Resource Economics, Vol. 4, Issue 1, pp. 185-206, 2012
Posted: 22 Sep 2012
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus

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92.

Were Trade and Factor Mobility Substitutes in History?

Posted: 14 Jan 1998
William J. Collins, Kevin H. O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Vanderbilt University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics, University of Dublin, Trinity College and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus

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Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 240    Citations: 7
1.

Who Protected and Why? Tariffs the World Around 1870-1938

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 2010
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 05 Aug 2003
Christopher Blattman, Michael A. Clemens and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy, Center for Global Development and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Citation 7

Abstract: