Mark Harrison

University of Warwick

Professor of Economics

Department of Economics

University of Warwick

Coventry, CV4 7AL

United Kingdom

http://warwick.ac.uk/markharrison

University of Birmingham

Research fellow

Birmingham, B15 2TT

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

Great War, Civil War, and Recovery: Russia’s National Income, 1913 to 1928

Journal of Economic History, Vol. 71, No. 3, pp. 672-703
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2012
Andrei Markevich and Mark Harrison
New Economic School and University of Warwick
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Civil War, GDP, Russia, Soviet Union, World War I

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Capitalism at War

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Jan 2012
Mark Harrison
University of Warwick
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Capitalism, Corporate Political Action, Keynesianism, Public Finance, State Capacity, Trade, War

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Russia’s Home Front, 1914-1922: The Economy

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 09 Feb 2012
Mark Harrison and Andrei Markevich
University of Warwick and New Economic School
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Civil War, Russia, Soviet Union, World War I

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Communism and Economic Modernization

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 03 Jul 2012
Mark Harrison
University of Warwick
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Beliefs, China, communism, convergence, growth, institutions, modernization, policy reform, Russia

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The Soviet Economy: The Late 1930s in Historical Perspective

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 May 2018
University of Birmingham - Department of Economics, University of Warwick, National Research University Higher School of Economics and Deakin University
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communism, economic development, economic growth, incentives, industrialisation, military power, mismeasurement, mobilisation, policy reform, power, Soviet Union, violence, war economy

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The Economics of Coercion and Conflict: An Introduction

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 07 Sep 2013
Mark Harrison
University of Warwick
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Coercion, Conflict, Games, Errors, Increasing Returns, Rational Choice, Scale, Surplus, Violence

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The Frequency of Wars

Economic History Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 Jan 2012
Mark Harrison and Nikolaus Wolf
University of Warwick and Humboldt University Berlin - Department of Economics
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wars, state capacity, democracy, trade

The Frequency of Wars

The Economic History Review, Vol. 65, Issue 3, pp. 1055-1076, 2012
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Jul 2012
Mark Harrison and Nikolaus Wolf
University of Warwick and Humboldt University Berlin - Department of Economics
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Accounting for Secrets

University of Warwick Centre for Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy Working Paper No. 59
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 26 Jan 2012
Mark Harrison
University of Warwick
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Accounting, Dictatorship, Norms, Secrecy, Soviet Union, Transaction Costs

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Forging Success: Soviet Managers and Accounting Fraud, 1943 to 1962

Journal of Comparative Economics, Vol. 39, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 26 Jan 2012
Mark Harrison
University of Warwick
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Accounting Fraud, Performance-Based Incentives, Political Markets, Soviet Economy

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Contracting for Counterintelligence: the KGB and Soviet Informers of the 1960s and 1970s

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 23 May 2019
Mark Harrison
University of Warwick
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communism, contracts, social capital, state security, surveillance, trust

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Secrecy, Fear, and Transaction Costs: The Business of Soviet Forced Labour in the Early Cold War

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Jan 2012
Mark Harrison
University of Warwick
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Cold War, Forced Labour, Secrecy, Transaction Costs, Soviet Union

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If You Do Not Change Your Behaviour: Managing Threats to State Security in Lithuania Under Soviet Rule

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Nov 2015
Mark Harrison
University of Warwick
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coercion, communism, deviance, nudge, security, social norms, surveillance, Soviet Union, zero-tolerance

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Quantity Versus Quality in the Soviet Market for Weapons

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Jul 2010
Mark Harrison and Andrei Markevich
University of Warwick and New Economic School
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Contracts, Dictatorship, Hold-Up Problem, Soviet Economy

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Counter-Intelligence in a Command Economy

Number of pages: 93 Posted: 28 Sep 2013
Mark Harrison
University of Warwick
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communism, command economy, discrimination, information, loyalty, regulation, security, surveillance, Soviet Union

Counter‐Intelligence in a Command Economy

The Economic History Review, Vol. 69, Issue 1, pp. 131-158, 2016
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 19 Jan 2016
Mark Harrison and Inga Zaksauskienė
University of Warwick and Vilnius University
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Book Reviews

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Sep 2004
University of Cambridge, University of Leeds, University of Southampton - Winchester School of Art, University of Leeds, University of Nottingham, University of Reading - Henley Business School, University of Glamorgan, University of Kent, Canterbury, Oxford Brookes University, University of Westminster, University of Wales, Swansea, University of Glasgow - Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Greenwich, University of Warwick, University of Birmingham, Independent, University of Glasgow, University of Essex, University of Southampton - Division of Sociology & Social Policy, Cato Institute and University of East Anglia (UEA)
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Quality, Experience, and Monopoly: The Soviet Market for Weapons Under Stalin

Economic History Review, Vol. 59, No. 1, pp. 113-142, February 2006
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 08 May 2006
Andrei Markevich and Mark Harrison
New Economic School and University of Warwick
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Economic Warfare in Twentieth-Century History and Strategy

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Jun 2020
Mark Harrison
University of Warwick
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blockade, economic sanctions, economic warfare, strategy, substitution, war of attrition, World War I, World War II

Economic Warfare in Twentieth-Century History and Strategy

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14649
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 08 May 2020
Mark Harrison
University of Warwick
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Blockade, economic sanctions, economic warfare, Strategy, substitution, War of Attrition, World War I, World War II

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The Frequency of Wars: Reply to Gleditsch and Pickering

The Economic History Review, Vol. 67, Issue 1, pp. 231-239, 2014
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 16 Jan 2014
Nikolaus Wolf and Mark Harrison
Humboldt University Berlin - Department of Economics and University of Warwick
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Coercion, Compliance, and the Collapse of the Soviet Command Economy

Posted: 05 Feb 2003
Mark Harrison
University of Warwick

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Soviet Industrial Production, 1928 to 1955: Real Growth and Hidden Inflation

Posted: 22 Jun 2000
Mark Harrison
University of Warwick

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