Development, Mobility and Slavery: Real Income and Spatial Equilibrium in the Postbellum South
American Economist, Vol. 30, No. 1, pp. 36-39, Spring 1986
4 Pages Posted: 4 Aug 2011
Date Written: Spring 1986
The paper lacks an abstract but provides additional insights into why blacks remained in the South for so long following the Emancipation Proclamation leading to the abolition of slavery in the United States.
Keywords: slavery, migration, amenity compensation, spatial factor price equalization
JEL Classification: J11, J15, J31, J61
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