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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 6 635
Agricultural Decline and the Secular Rise in Male Retirement Rates 0 0 2 36 0 1 4 826
American Living Standards, 1888-1994: Evidence From Consumer Expenditures 0 0 0 75 0 2 6 738
American Living Standards: Evidence from Recreational Expenditures 0 0 0 102 0 0 9 1,333
Becoming Oldest-Old: Evidence from Historical U.S. Data 0 0 0 46 1 2 11 318
Changes in the Value of Life: 1940-1980 0 0 3 186 3 5 24 1,258
Cowards and Heroes: Group Loyalty in the American Civil War 0 1 2 153 2 5 22 1,294
Death and the Media: Asymmetries in Infectious Disease Reporting During the Health Transition 1 2 11 50 1 6 73 147
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrange- ments 0 0 2 29 0 1 12 346
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 0 0 0 42 0 1 25 320
Energy Conservation "Nudges" and Environmentalist Ideology: Evidence from a Randomized Residential Electricity Field Experiment 0 0 6 170 2 10 65 970
Explaining the Changing Dynamics of Unemployment: Evidence from Civil War Records 0 0 0 11 2 2 4 1,354
Forging a New Identity: The Costs and Benefits of Diversity in Civil War Combat Units for Black Slaves and Freemen 0 1 3 142 1 9 26 2,911
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 0 1 2 169 1 4 13 1,052
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 0 2 11 120 2 7 59 150
Health, Education and Income in the United States, 1820-2000 0 0 0 117 1 3 14 62
Health, Income, and Retirement: Evidence from Nineteenth Century America 0 0 0 20 0 0 1 178
Health, Stress, and Social Networks: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 1 44 0 3 11 162
Hours of Work and the Fair Labor Standards Act: A Study of Retail and Wholesale Trade, 1938-1950 0 0 0 134 0 1 2 4,165
Leaders: Privilege, Sacrifice, Opportunity and Personnel Economics in the American Civil War 0 0 1 27 2 4 12 79
Less of a Luxury: The Rise of Recreation since 1888 0 0 0 132 1 1 5 789
Long-Term Declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 0 0 0 35 0 0 6 373
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 0 0 1 449 0 0 12 3,332
Long-Term declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 141
Persistent Social Networks: Civil War Veterans who Fought Together Co-Locate in Later Life 0 3 86 86 1 17 75 75
Power Couples: Changes in the Locational Choice of the College Educated, 1940-1990 1 2 2 262 1 6 20 1,650
Race and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 1 2 27 0 1 6 181
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 0 3 10 61
Shame and Ostracism: Union Army Deserters Leave Home 0 1 1 49 0 2 7 626
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 0 0 2 75 3 5 19 647
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 0 0 0 22 0 1 4 385
The Political Economy of State Provided Health Insurance in the Progressive Era: Evidence from California 0 0 0 145 0 3 8 1,489
The Rise of Retirement Among African Americans: Wealth and Social Security Effects 0 1 1 32 0 1 5 220
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 0 0 0 59 0 2 6 772
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 0 1 3 270 0 1 7 1,448
Understanding Mid-Life and Older Age Mortality Declines: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 36 0 2 6 568
Understanding the Decline in Social Capital, 1952-1998 0 1 3 401 5 10 28 1,569
Understanding the Solar Home Price Premium: Electricity Generation and "Green" Social Status 0 1 3 50 1 3 33 505
Understanding the Twentieth Century Decline in Chronic Conditions Among Older Men 0 0 0 43 0 0 5 507
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 0 0 39 0 0 6 328
Union Army Veterans, All Grown Up 0 2 25 25 1 5 9 9
What is Cliometrica 0 0 0 0 2 3 5 68
Why Has California's Residential Electricity Consumption Been So Flat since the 1980s?: A Microeconometric Approach 0 0 0 76 3 7 27 665
Total Working Papers 2 20 173 4,164 36 140 720 35,518


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A house of her own: old age assistance and the living arrangements of older nonmarried women 1 1 3 44 4 6 16 248
A theory of technophysio evolution, with some implications for forecasting population, health care costs, and pension costs 0 0 0 11 0 3 14 50
Aggregation, rank, and some historical Engel curves 0 1 1 11 0 1 2 45
Agricultural Decline and the Secular Rise in Male Retirement Rates 0 0 0 3 0 0 5 49
Changes in the Value of Life, 1940--1980 0 0 11 161 4 9 69 1,225
Changing chronic disease rates and longterm declines in functional limitation among older men 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 9
Deserters, Social Norms, and Migration 0 1 1 34 0 5 22 201
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrangements 1 2 5 13 2 3 13 402
Do liberal home owners consume less electricity? A test of the voluntary restraint hypothesis 0 0 1 21 1 5 20 120
ENERGY CONSERVATION “NUDGES” AND ENVIRONMENTALIST IDEOLOGY: EVIDENCE FROM A RANDOMIZED RESIDENTIAL ELECTRICITY FIELD EXPERIMENT 0 7 29 97 2 20 92 377
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 0 1 3 36 0 3 22 291
Estimating Real Income in the United States from 1888 to 1994: Correcting CPI Bias Using Engel Curves 0 0 0 98 1 2 5 493
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 0 2 30
Forging a New Identity: The Costs and Benefits of Diversity in Civil War Combat Units for Black Slaves and Freemen 1 2 3 25 3 13 71 454
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 0 2 17 137 2 6 32 823
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 0 2 23
Health and Labor Force Participation of Older Men, 1900–1991 0 0 1 12 0 1 14 100
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 0 1 22
Health, Income, and Retirement: Evidence from Nineteenth-Century America 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 65
Health, wartime stress, and unit cohesion: Evidence from Union Army veterans 0 1 1 4 1 6 12 22
Height, Weight, Wartime Stress, and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Union Army Records 0 0 3 64 0 2 10 321
In Memoriam: Ken Sokoloff 0 0 1 27 0 1 7 112
Pensions and Retirement Among Black Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 28
Predicting Older Age Mortality Trends 0 0 1 15 0 0 10 84
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison 0 0 0 12 0 0 10 115
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity, and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 0 0 1 2 0 2 8 53
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 0 1 6 60 2 9 34 526
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 0 4 106
The Evolution of Retirement: Summary of a Research Project 0 0 3 60 0 1 15 191
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 0 0 0 8 0 1 6 80
The Rising Price of Nonmarket Goods 0 1 5 60 1 4 18 293
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 0 0 4 33 0 2 23 186
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 0 1 5 97 3 16 82 528
Understanding mid-life and older age mortality declines: evidence from Union Army veterans 0 0 0 8 1 2 13 135
Understanding the American Decline in Social Capital, 1952--1998 0 0 0 0 4 8 25 483
Understanding the Solar Home price premium: Electricity generation and “Green” social status 0 0 5 53 2 7 43 380
Understanding the twentieth-century decline in chronic conditions among older men 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 40
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 0 0 14 0 0 6 99
What is ‘Cliometrica’? 0 0 1 102 1 1 8 295
Total Journal Articles 3 21 111 1,352 34 140 755 9,104


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
Last month 3 months 12 months Total Last month 3 months 12 months Total
Economics of Health and Mortality 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 19
Health and Labor Force Participation over the Life Cycle: Evidence from the Past 0 0 0 0 2 3 12 76
Heroes and Cowards: The Social Face of War 0 0 0 0 1 5 14 147
The Evolution of Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 2 13 31
The Evolution of Retirement: An American Economic History, 1880-1990 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 165
Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy 0 0 0 0 2 4 8 134
Total Books 0 0 0 0 5 15 53 572


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Appendix A: Union Army Pensions and Civil War Records 0 0 0 6 0 1 6 47
Building the Armies 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 19
Conclusion 0 0 1 3 0 0 6 33
Data Appendix 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 16
Displacing the Family 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 13
Health, Education, and Income in the United States, 1820–2000 0 1 4 7 2 3 13 36
Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 22
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 0 2 3 60
Learning from the Past 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 28
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 0 0 0 51 0 3 12 123
Looking to the Future 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 12
Loyalty and Sacrifice 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 65
POW Camp Survivors 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 39
Pensions and Politics 0 0 0 5 0 1 4 19
Preface 0 0 0 0 0 3 9 25
Preface 0 0 0 6 0 2 8 58
References 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 11
Slaves Become Freemen 0 0 0 0 0 4 12 26
The Evolution of Retirement 0 1 4 42 0 4 14 99
The Health of Older Men in the Past 0 0 0 6 0 2 10 32
The Homecoming of Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 22
The Older Worker 0 0 0 8 1 1 6 46
The Problem of Old Age 0 0 0 19 1 2 4 108
The Rise of the Leisured Class 0 0 0 7 0 0 4 50
Why the U.S. Civil War 0 0 0 0 0 3 7 21
Work and Disease 0 0 0 6 0 0 3 20
Total Chapters 0 2 9 204 4 39 177 1,088


Statistics updated 2017-01-03