Joel Mokyr

Northwestern University - Department of Economics

2003 Sheridan Road

2003 Sheridan Road

Evanston, IL 60208

United States

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Precocious Albion: A New Interpretation of the British Industrial Revolution

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Sep 2013
Morgan Kelly, Joel Mokyr and Cormac O'Grada
University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Department of Economics and University College Dublin (UCD)
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Precocious Albion: A New Interpretation of the British Industrial Revolution

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 6, pp. 363-389, 2014
Posted: 08 Aug 2014
Morgan Kelly, Joel Mokyr and Cormac O. Grada
University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Department of Economics and University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Economics

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Roots of the Industrial Revolution

UCD CENTRE FOR ECONOMIC RESEARCH WORKING PAPER SERIES 2015, WP15/24
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Nov 2015
Morgan Kelly, Joel Mokyr and Cormac O'Grada
University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Department of Economics and University College Dublin (UCD)
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The Rate and Direction of Invention in the British Industrial Revolution: Incentives and Institutions

NBER Working Paper No. w16993
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 May 2011 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
Ralf R. Meisenzahl and Joel Mokyr
Federal Reserve Board and Northwestern University - Department of Economics
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Flexible Supply of Apprenticeship in the British Industrial Revolution

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 May 2015 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2015
Independent, Northwestern University - Department of Economics and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
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British Industrial Revolution, apprenticeship, human capital supply elasticity, flexibility, technological change, Stamp-Tax registers

Clans, Guilds, and Markets: Apprenticeship Institutions and Growth in the Pre-Industrial Economy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9828
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 04 Apr 2016
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES), Northwestern University - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Department of Economics
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dissemination of knowledge, guilds, clans, apprenticeship

Clans, Guilds, and Markets: Apprenticeship Institutions and Growth in the Pre-Industrial Economy

NBER Working Paper No. w22131
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 04 Apr 2016
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES), Northwestern University - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Department of Economics
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Clans, Guilds, and Markets: Apprenticeship Institutions and Growth in the Pre-Industrial Economy

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11199
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 18 Apr 2016
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) - Institut de Recherches Economiques et Sociales (IRES), Northwestern University - Department of Economics and Northwestern University - Department of Economics
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Apprenticeship, Clans, Dissemination of Knowledge, Guilds

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The Commons of Knowledge: A Historical Perspective

The Annual Proceedings of the Wealth and Well-Being of Nations, Volume IV, 2011-2012
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 16 Nov 2012
Joel Mokyr
Northwestern University - Department of Economics
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common pool resources, knowledge, incentives

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

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 02 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2020
Northwestern University - Department of Economics, University of Haifa and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
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human capital, industrialization, economic growth, mechanical skills, watermill, millwrights, Industrial Revolution, England, 18th century, textile production, iron-making

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

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14138
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 04 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 06 May 2020
University of Haifa, Northwestern University - Department of Economics and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
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economic growth, England, Human Capital, Industrialization, mechanical skills, watermill

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The Mechanics of the Industrial Revolution

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14884
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 16 Jun 2020
Morgan Kelly, Joel Mokyr and Cormac O'Grada
University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Department of Economics and University College Dublin (UCD)
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