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A House of Her Own: Old Age Assistance and the Living Arrangements of Older Nonmarried Women 0 0 0 47 0 0 7 635
Agricultural Decline and the Secular Rise in Male Retirement Rates 0 0 2 36 0 0 3 825
American Living Standards, 1888-1994: Evidence From Consumer Expenditures 0 0 0 75 2 3 9 738
American Living Standards: Evidence from Recreational Expenditures 0 0 0 102 0 1 10 1,333
Becoming Oldest-Old: Evidence from Historical U.S. Data 0 0 0 46 0 1 10 316
Changes in the Value of Life: 1940-1980 0 2 3 186 1 3 24 1,254
Cowards and Heroes: Group Loyalty in the American Civil War 1 1 3 153 1 5 19 1,290
Death and the Media: Asymmetries in Infectious Disease Reporting During the Health Transition 0 1 13 48 3 18 101 144
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrange- ments 0 1 2 29 1 5 14 346
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 0 0 2 42 0 2 28 319
Energy Conservation "Nudges" and Environmentalist Ideology: Evidence from a Randomized Residential Electricity Field Experiment 0 0 8 170 6 14 78 966
Explaining the Changing Dynamics of Unemployment: Evidence from Civil War Records 0 0 0 11 0 0 6 1,352
Forging a New Identity: The Costs and Benefits of Diversity in Civil War Combat Units for Black Slaves and Freemen 1 2 3 142 5 6 29 2,907
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 0 0 2 168 0 0 11 1,048
Health and Labor Force Participation of Older Men, 1900-1991 0 0 0 39 0 0 2 233
Health and the Economy in the United States, from 1750 to the Present 1 1 12 119 2 2 62 145
Health, Education and Income in the United States, 1820-2000 0 0 0 117 1 4 13 60
Health, Income, and Retirement: Evidence from Nineteenth Century America 0 0 0 20 0 0 2 178
Health, Stress, and Social Networks: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 1 44 1 3 9 160
Hours of Work and the Fair Labor Standards Act: A Study of Retail and Wholesale Trade, 1938-1950 0 0 0 134 1 1 2 4,165
Leaders: Privilege, Sacrifice, Opportunity and Personnel Economics in the American Civil War 0 1 2 27 2 3 11 77
Less of a Luxury: The Rise of Recreation since 1888 0 0 1 132 0 0 5 788
Long-Term Declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 0 0 0 35 0 1 6 373
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 0 0 1 449 0 5 13 3,332
Long-Term declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 140
Persistent Social Networks: Civil War Veterans who Fought Together Co-Locate in Later Life 2 85 85 85 11 69 69 69
Power Couples: Changes in the Locational Choice of the College Educated, 1940-1990 0 0 0 260 1 3 23 1,645
Race and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 1 2 2 27 1 4 7 181
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison 0 0 0 86 0 0 5 579
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 0 0 0 6 2 4 12 60
Shame and Ostracism: Union Army Deserters Leave Home 1 1 1 49 1 1 8 625
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 0 1 2 75 0 5 15 642
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 0 0 0 22 0 0 4 384
The Political Economy of State Provided Health Insurance in the Progressive Era: Evidence from California 0 0 0 145 2 3 9 1,488
The Rise of Retirement Among African Americans: Wealth and Social Security Effects 0 0 0 31 0 0 6 219
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 0 0 0 59 1 2 9 771
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 0 1 3 269 0 3 8 1,447
Understanding Mid-Life and Older Age Mortality Declines: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 36 2 2 7 568
Understanding the Decline in Social Capital, 1952-1998 0 0 2 400 2 4 21 1,561
Understanding the Solar Home Price Premium: Electricity Generation and "Green" Social Status 0 0 4 49 0 7 40 502
Understanding the Twentieth Century Decline in Chronic Conditions Among Older Men 0 0 0 43 0 1 5 507
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 0 0 39 0 2 6 328
Union Army Veterans, All Grown Up 1 24 24 24 3 7 7 7
What is Cliometrica 0 0 0 0 1 2 5 66
Why Has California's Residential Electricity Consumption Been So Flat since the 1980s?: A Microeconometric Approach 0 0 1 76 3 5 35 661
Total Working Papers 8 123 179 4,152 56 202 779 35,434


Journal Article File Downloads Abstract Views
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A house of her own: old age assistance and the living arrangements of older nonmarried women 0 0 2 43 0 2 10 242
A theory of technophysio evolution, with some implications for forecasting population, health care costs, and pension costs 0 0 0 11 3 8 16 50
Aggregation, rank, and some historical Engel curves 1 1 1 11 1 2 2 45
Agricultural Decline and the Secular Rise in Male Retirement Rates 0 0 0 3 0 1 5 49
Changes in the Value of Life, 1940--1980 0 6 14 161 2 26 80 1,218
Changing chronic disease rates and longterm declines in functional limitation among older men 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 8
Deserters, Social Norms, and Migration 1 1 4 34 3 9 38 199
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrangements 1 1 4 12 1 2 12 400
Do liberal home owners consume less electricity? A test of the voluntary restraint hypothesis 0 0 1 21 2 5 23 117
ENERGY CONSERVATION “NUDGES” AND ENVIRONMENTALIST IDEOLOGY: EVIDENCE FROM A RANDOMIZED RESIDENTIAL ELECTRICITY FIELD EXPERIMENT 4 9 32 94 10 29 100 367
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 1 1 4 36 2 4 28 290
Estimating Real Income in the United States from 1888 to 1994: Correcting CPI Bias Using Engel Curves 0 0 1 98 1 2 7 492
Facts of Life: The Social Construction of Vital Statistics, Ontario 1869–1952. By George Emery. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1993. Pp. xv, 243. $39.95 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 30
Forging a New Identity: The Costs and Benefits of Diversity in Civil War Combat Units for Black Slaves and Freemen 1 1 2 24 9 12 75 450
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 0 0 15 135 0 2 27 817
Handbook of Population and Family Economics. Two volumes. Edited by Mark R. Rosenzweig and Oded Stark. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 1997. Volume 1A: Pp. xviii, 643; Volume 2A: Pp. xix, (1343–648). $110.00, each volume; $155.00, both volumes 0 0 0 4 0 1 3 23
Health and Labor Force Participation of Older Men, 1900–1991 0 0 1 12 0 2 13 99
Health and Labor Force Participation over the Life Cycle: Evidence from the Past. Edited by Dora L. Costa. Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 2003. Pp. xvi, 343. $75.00 0 0 0 2 0 1 3 22
Health, Income, and Retirement: Evidence from Nineteenth-Century America 0 0 0 1 0 1 4 65
Health, wartime stress, and unit cohesion: Evidence from Union Army veterans 1 1 1 4 4 7 12 20
Height, Weight, Wartime Stress, and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Union Army Records 0 1 3 64 2 5 11 321
Hours of Work and the Fair Labor Standards Act: A Study of Retail and Wholesale Trade, 1938–1950 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 196
In Memoriam: Ken Sokoloff 0 0 1 27 0 1 7 111
Pensions and Retirement Among Black Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 2 0 2 4 28
Predicting Older Age Mortality Trends 0 0 1 15 0 3 11 84
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison 0 0 1 12 0 0 12 115
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity, and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 0 0 1 2 1 2 7 52
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 0 1 5 59 3 9 32 520
The Evolution of Retirement: An American Economic History, 1880 1990. By Dora Costa. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998. Pp. xiii, 234.$40.00, 31.95, cloth; $19.00, 13.50, paper 0 0 0 21 0 1 5 106
The Evolution of Retirement: Summary of a Research Project 0 0 3 60 1 3 17 191
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 0 0 0 8 1 2 8 80
The Rising Price of Nonmarket Goods 1 2 5 60 1 4 20 290
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 0 0 4 33 0 5 23 184
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 1 1 7 97 7 20 79 519
Understanding mid-life and older age mortality declines: evidence from Union Army veterans 0 0 0 8 0 1 12 133
Understanding the American Decline in Social Capital, 1952--1998 0 0 0 0 1 5 40 476
Understanding the Solar Home price premium: Electricity generation and “Green” social status 0 0 7 53 1 4 53 374
Understanding the twentieth-century decline in chronic conditions among older men 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 40
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 0 0 14 0 1 8 99
Total Journal Articles 12 26 120 1,241 56 188 835 8,922
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Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Economics of Health and Mortality 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 19
Health and Labor Force Participation over the Life Cycle: Evidence from the Past 0 0 0 0 1 2 11 74
Heroes and Cowards: The Social Face of War 0 0 0 0 2 4 16 144
The Evolution of Retirement 0 0 0 0 1 3 13 30
The Evolution of Retirement: An American Economic History, 1880-1990 0 0 0 0 1 2 6 165
Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 130
Total Books 0 0 0 0 5 11 55 562


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Appendix A: Union Army Pensions and Civil War Records 0 0 0 6 1 2 7 47
Building the Armies 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 18
Conclusion 0 0 1 3 0 2 7 33
Data Appendix 0 0 0 0 1 3 8 15
Displacing the Family 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 13
Health, Education, and Income in the United States, 1820–2000 0 0 3 6 0 2 11 33
Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 21
Income and Retirement 0 0 0 8 0 0 3 38
Introduction to "Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy 0 0 0 16 1 1 3 59
Learning from the Past 0 0 0 0 0 1 10 27
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 0 0 0 51 1 1 10 121
Looking to the Future 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 12
Loyalty and Sacrifice 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 64
POW Camp Survivors 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 38
Pensions and Politics 0 0 0 5 0 1 3 18
Preface 0 0 0 6 0 2 6 56
Preface 0 0 0 0 2 2 8 24
References 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 11
Slaves Become Freemen 0 0 0 0 3 3 11 25
The Evolution of Retirement 1 1 5 42 4 6 15 99
The Health of Older Men in the Past 0 0 0 6 1 2 10 31
The Homecoming of Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 0 2 8 21
The Older Worker 0 0 0 8 0 2 6 45
The Problem of Old Age 0 0 0 19 0 0 2 106
The Rise of the Leisured Class 0 0 0 7 0 2 4 50
Why the U.S. Civil War 0 0 0 0 1 1 6 19
Work and Disease 0 0 0 6 0 0 3 20
Total Chapters 1 1 9 203 15 36 165 1,064


Statistics updated 2016-11-03