Jeffrey G. Williamson

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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
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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 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2010
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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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
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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 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2010
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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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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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
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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 Last Revised: 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
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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
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De-industrialization, price shocks, globalization, India, 18th and 19th century

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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 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2010
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
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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
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When Did Globalization Begin?

NBER Working Paper No. w7632
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 21 May 2000 Last Revised: 10 Apr 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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Does Globalization Make the World More Unequal?

NBER Working Paper No. w8228
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 08 Apr 2001 Last Revised: 12 Jul 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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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
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Explaining Inequality the World Round: Cohort Size, Kuznets Curves, Andopenness

NBER Working Paper No. w7224
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 14 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2013
Matthew Higgins and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Independent and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Globalization in Latin America Before 1940

NBER Working Paper No. w9687
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 16 May 2003 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2014
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
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What Fundamentals Drive World Migration?

NBER Working Paper No. w9159
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Oct 2002 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2010
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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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
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International migration

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Winners and Losers Over Two Centuries of Globalization

NBER Working Paper No. w9161
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 15 Sep 2002 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2010
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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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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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 Last Revised: 31 Aug 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
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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
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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 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2010
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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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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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
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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
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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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Tariffs, immigration restriction, policy, history

After Columbus: Explaining the Global Trade Boom 1500-1800

NBER Working Paper No. w8186
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 24 Mar 2001 Last Revised: 14 Aug 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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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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Demand and supply, history, trade growth

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"Globalization and Inequality Past and Present"

NBER Working Paper No. w5491
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Oct 1996 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2013
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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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: 20 Sep 1996 Last Revised: 02 Apr 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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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 Last Revised: 04 Apr 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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Demographic Transitions and Economic Miracles in Emerging Asia

NBER Working Paper No. w6268
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 07 Aug 2000 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2010
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
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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
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Globalization, Growth and Distribution in Spain 1500-1913

IIIS Discussion Paper No. 212
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 18 Apr 2007
Joan R. Rosés, Kevin H. O'Rourke and Jeffrey G. Williamson
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - London School of Economics, University of Dublin, Trinity College and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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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 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2010
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
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Distribution, globalization, growth, Spain

Commodity Price Volatility and World Market Integration Since 1700

NBER Working Paper No. w14748
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 26 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
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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
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Commodity prices, development, history, volatility

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 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2001
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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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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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
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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 Last Revised: 01 Aug 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
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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
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Market integration, spice trade, Voyages of Discovery

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

NBER Working Paper No. w8998
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Jun 2002 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2010
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
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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
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The Impact of Globalization on Pre-Industrial, Technologically Quiescent Economies

NBER Working Paper No. h0115
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 10 Sep 1999 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2010
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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The Impact of Globalization on Pre-Industrial, Technologically Quiescent Economies

NBER Working Paper No. h0115
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2012
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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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
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From Malthus to Ohlin: Trade, Growth and Distribution Since 1500

NBER Working Paper No. w8955
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 24 May 2002 Last Revised: 20 Nov 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
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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
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Malthus, growth, trade, distribution

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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 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2010
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
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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 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2010
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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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 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2010
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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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
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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 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2010
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
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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 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2010
Ashley S. Timmer and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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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 Last Revised: 14 Mar 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
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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
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Lost decades, Africa, Latin America, development, economic history

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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
Bogazici University and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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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 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2009
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
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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
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Terms of trade, volatility, growth, periphery

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History Without Evidence: Latin American Inequality Since 1491

NBER Working Paper No. w14766
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2014
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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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 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2010
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
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Growth, Distribution and Demography: Some Lessons from History

NBER Working Paper No. w6244
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 03 Sep 2000 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2010
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Poverty Traps, Distance, and Diversity: The Migration Connection

NBER Working Paper No. w12549
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2014
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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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
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Migration, ethnic diversity, emigrant life cycle

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

NBER Working Paper No. w8999
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Jun 2002 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2010
John H. Coatsworth and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of History and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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Asian Demography and Foreign Capital Dependence

NBER Working Paper No. w5560
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 16 Aug 1999 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2010
Matthew Higgins and Jeffrey G. Williamson
Independent and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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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
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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 Last Revised: 07 Dec 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
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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 Last Revised: 20 Oct 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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46.

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 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2013
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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47.

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 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2008
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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48.

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
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49.

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 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2010
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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50.

Were Trade and Factor Mobility Substitutes in History?

NBER Working Paper No. w6059
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2010
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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Globalization, De-Industrialization and Mexican Exceptionalism 1750-1879

NBER Working Paper No. w12316
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 22 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2010
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
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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
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Deindustrialization, globalization, growth, Mexico and trade

Inequality and Schooling Responses to Globalization Forces: Lessons from History

NBER Working Paper No. w12553
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2014
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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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
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Emigration, immigration, schooling, brain drain, inequality

53.

Why Did the Tariff-Growth Correlation Reverse after 1950?

NBER Working Paper No. w9181
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 14 Sep 2002 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2010
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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54.
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Citation 3

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
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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

55.

American Incomes Before and after the Revolution

NBER Working Paper No. w17211
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 11 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 24 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
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56.

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 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2010
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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57.

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

NBER Working Paper No. w7784
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 19 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2013
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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58.

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 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2010
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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59.

Five Centuries of Latin American Inequality

NBER Working Paper No. w15305
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 31 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2014
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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60.

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
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61.

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

NBER Working Paper No. w5392
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 16 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2010
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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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
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63.

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
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64.

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 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2010
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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65.

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 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2010
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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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
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Early Third World industrialization, history, input costs, productivity, trade policy, world markets

67.

Capital Flows to the New World as an Intergenerational Transfer

NBER Working Paper No. h0032
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2010
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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68.

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

69.

International Migration and World Development: A Historical Perspective

NBER Working Paper No. h0041
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 07 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2010
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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70.
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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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71.
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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
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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
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development, emigration, life cycle, Third World

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
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73.

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
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74.

Late-Comers to Mass Emigration: The Latin Experience

NBER Working Paper No. h0047
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 27 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2010
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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75.

"Convergence in the Age of Mass Migration"

NBER Working Paper No. w4711
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 May 2011 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2013
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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The Spread of Manufacturing to the Poor Periphery 1870---2007

NBER Working Paper No. w18221
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 15 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 31 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
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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
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history, Third World industrialization

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
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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
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79.

The Social Implications of Sugar: Living Costs, Real Incomes and Inequality in Jamaica C1774

NBER Working Paper No. w23897
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Oct 2017
Trevor Burnard, Laura Panza and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Melbourne, University of Melbourne and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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80.

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
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81.

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

82.

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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83.

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
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84.

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
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85.

Australian Squatters, Convicts, and Capitalists: Dividing Up a Fast‐Growing Frontier Pie, 1821–7

The Economic History Review, Vol. 72, Issue 2, pp. 568-594, 2019
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 Apr 2019
Laura Panza and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Melbourne and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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86.

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

87.

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
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88.

Always Egalitarian? Australian Earnings Inequality 1870-1910

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13520
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2019
Laura Panza and Jeffrey G. Williamson
University of Melbourne and Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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89.

Philippine Inequality Across the Twentieth Century: Slim Evidence But Fat Questions

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12481
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 12 Dec 2017
Jeffrey G. Williamson
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Laird Bell Professor of Economics, Emeritus
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inequality, the Philippines, twentieth century

90.

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
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commodity exporters, commodity price shocks, inequality, top incomes

91.

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
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history, Manufacturing growth, Southeast Asia

92.

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
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93.

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

94.

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

95.

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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96.

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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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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