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Last month 3 months 12 months Total Last month 3 months 12 months Total
A House of Her Own: Old Age Assistance and the Living Arrangements of Older Nonmarried Women 0 0 0 47 3 6 11 635
Agricultural Decline and the Secular Rise in Male Retirement Rates 0 1 1 35 1 2 8 824
American Living Standards, 1888-1994: Evidence From Consumer Expenditures 0 0 0 75 1 2 9 735
American Living Standards: Evidence from Recreational Expenditures 0 0 0 102 2 3 9 1,328
Becoming Oldest-Old: Evidence from Historical U.S. Data 0 0 0 46 2 4 10 311
Changes in the Value of Life: 1940-1980 0 1 2 184 2 9 29 1,244
Cowards and Heroes: Group Loyalty in the American Civil War 0 0 3 152 3 7 20 1,282
Death and the Media: Asymmetries in Infectious Disease Reporting During the Health Transition 1 2 16 44 2 20 96 99
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrange- ments 0 1 1 28 1 4 13 339
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 0 0 2 42 3 17 26 312
Energy Conservation "Nudges" and Environmentalist Ideology: Evidence from a Randomized Residential Electricity Field Experiment 1 2 14 167 9 24 108 936
Explaining the Changing Dynamics of Unemployment: Evidence from Civil War Records 0 0 0 11 1 1 8 1,351
Forging a New Identity: The Costs and Benefits of Diversity in Civil War Combat Units for Black Slaves and Freemen 0 0 1 140 3 6 27 2,895
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 0 0 2 167 2 6 19 1,045
Health and Labor Force Participation of Older Men, 1900-1991 0 0 1 39 0 0 4 231
Health and the Economy in the United States, from 1750 to the Present 0 5 16 116 2 24 77 135
Health, Education and Income in the United States, 1820-2000 0 0 0 117 0 1 5 50
Health, Income, and Retirement: Evidence from Nineteenth Century America 0 0 0 20 0 0 4 177
Health, Stress, and Social Networks: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 1 1 1 44 2 4 7 155
Hours of Work and the Fair Labor Standards Act: A Study of Retail and Wholesale Trade, 1938-1950 0 0 0 134 0 0 5 4,163
Leaders: Privilege, Sacrifice, Opportunity and Personnel Economics in the American Civil War 0 0 1 26 1 1 7 70
Less of a Luxury: The Rise of Recreation since 1888 0 0 1 132 0 2 7 786
Long-Term Declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 0 0 0 35 1 2 7 369
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 0 1 4 449 1 5 13 3,326
Long-Term declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 137
Power Couples: Changes in the Locational Choice of the College Educated, 1940-1990 0 0 0 260 1 8 20 1,639
Race and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 1 25 0 1 5 176
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison 0 0 0 86 2 3 8 577
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 0 0 0 6 0 1 10 53
Shame and Ostracism: Union Army Deserters Leave Home 0 0 0 48 1 3 11 622
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 0 0 1 74 1 3 15 634
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 0 0 1 22 1 2 8 384
The Political Economy of State Provided Health Insurance in the Progressive Era: Evidence from California 0 0 1 145 0 2 12 1,484
The Rise of Retirement Among African Americans: Wealth and Social Security Effects 0 0 0 31 0 1 9 218
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 0 0 0 59 2 3 11 769
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 0 0 2 267 0 1 8 1,442
Understanding Mid-Life and Older Age Mortality Declines: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 36 0 1 10 564
Understanding the Decline in Social Capital, 1952-1998 0 1 2 399 1 7 13 1,549
Understanding the Solar Home Price Premium: Electricity Generation and "Green" Social Status 0 2 4 49 3 14 58 487
Understanding the Twentieth Century Decline in Chronic Conditions Among Older Men 0 0 0 43 1 2 5 504
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 0 0 39 0 2 8 325
What is Cliometrica 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 63
Why Has California's Residential Electricity Consumption Been So Flat since the 1980s?: A Microeconometric Approach 0 0 2 76 4 12 44 652
Total Working Papers 3 17 80 4,017 60 217 793 35,077


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 1 42 3 3 11 237
A theory of technophysio evolution, with some implications for forecasting population, health care costs, and pension costs 0 0 0 11 3 3 11 40
Aggregation, rank, and some historical Engel curves 0 0 0 10 0 0 1 43
Agricultural Decline and the Secular Rise in Male Retirement Rates 0 0 0 3 1 1 4 46
Changes in the Value of Life, 1940--1980 1 2 10 153 9 18 81 1,176
Changing chronic disease rates and longterm declines in functional limitation among older men 0 0 0 0 2 3 5 6
Deserters, Social Norms, and Migration 0 0 8 33 1 3 41 187
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrangements 1 1 1 9 4 5 10 396
Do liberal home owners consume less electricity? A test of the voluntary restraint hypothesis 1 1 3 21 3 5 22 108
ENERGY CONSERVATION “NUDGES” AND ENVIRONMENTALIST IDEOLOGY: EVIDENCE FROM A RANDOMIZED RESIDENTIAL ELECTRICITY FIELD EXPERIMENT 1 6 36 76 6 17 131 306
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 0 1 3 34 4 9 34 279
Estimating Real Income in the United States from 1888 to 1994: Correcting CPI Bias Using Engel Curves 0 0 2 98 0 0 7 488
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 8 28
Forging a New Identity: The Costs and Benefits of Diversity in Civil War Combat Units for Black Slaves and Freemen 0 1 2 23 3 45 92 436
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 1 2 3 122 4 8 18 799
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 21
Health and Labor Force Participation of Older Men, 1900–1991 0 0 1 11 1 3 10 90
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 4 21
Health, Income, and Retirement: Evidence from Nineteenth-Century America 0 0 0 1 2 2 9 64
Health, wartime stress, and unit cohesion: Evidence from Union Army veterans 0 0 0 3 0 2 5 12
Height, Weight, Wartime Stress, and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Union Army Records 0 0 0 61 2 2 7 314
Hours of work and the Fair Labor Standards Act: A study of retail and wholesale trade, 1938û1950 0 0 0 0 6 8 17 190
In Memoriam: Ken Sokoloff 0 0 1 27 1 2 6 109
Pensions and Retirement Among Black Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 25
Predicting Older Age Mortality Trends 0 0 0 14 1 2 6 78
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison 0 0 2 12 4 5 15 112
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity, and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 0 0 0 1 1 2 7 47
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 0 1 6 57 6 8 30 503
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 2 3 6 105
The Evolution of Retirement: Summary of a Research Project 0 1 3 58 4 5 14 181
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 0 0 0 8 2 3 7 77
The Rising Price of Nonmarket Goods 0 1 3 57 4 6 23 282
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 0 0 0 29 5 7 11 170
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 0 1 5 93 8 24 48 479
Understanding mid-life and older age mortality declines: evidence from Union Army veterans 0 0 1 8 6 7 14 129
Understanding the American Decline in Social Capital, 1952--1998 0 0 0 0 4 10 43 468
Understanding the Solar Home price premium: Electricity generation and “Green” social status 1 2 11 50 5 12 85 352
Understanding the twentieth-century decline in chronic conditions among older men 0 0 0 0 1 1 7 38
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 0 0 14 2 4 10 97
What is ‘Cliometrica’? 0 0 4 101 1 3 12 290
Total Journal Articles 6 20 106 1,269 111 241 877 8,829


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Economics of Health and Mortality 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 18
Health and Labor Force Participation over the Life Cycle: Evidence from the Past 0 0 0 0 1 1 6 66
Heroes and Cowards: The Social Face of War 0 0 0 0 2 3 17 137
The Evolution of Retirement 0 0 0 0 2 5 10 24
The Evolution of Retirement: An American Economic History, 1880-1990 0 0 0 0 0 2 12 163
Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy 0 0 0 0 0 2 12 129
Total Books 0 0 0 0 5 14 62 537


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Appendix A: Union Army Pensions and Civil War Records 0 0 0 6 1 2 6 44
Building the Armies 0 0 0 0 2 3 5 17
Conclusion 0 0 1 2 0 0 11 28
Data Appendix 0 0 0 0 1 3 5 10
Displacing the Family 0 0 0 7 0 0 2 13
Health, Education, and Income in the United States, 1820-2000 0 1 2 5 2 4 8 28
Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 18
Income and Retirement 0 0 0 8 0 1 3 36
Introduction to "Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy 0 0 0 16 0 1 9 58
Learning from the Past 0 0 0 0 1 4 13 23
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 0 0 1 51 2 6 11 118
Looking to the Future 0 0 0 3 0 1 3 11
Loyalty and Sacrifice 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 61
POW Camp Survivors 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 34
Pensions and Politics 0 0 0 5 0 1 2 16
Preface 0 0 0 0 2 3 8 19
Preface 0 0 0 6 1 2 15 52
References 0 0 0 4 0 1 2 11
Slaves Become Freemen 0 0 0 0 1 3 5 17
The Evolution of Retirement 1 2 6 40 2 5 11 91
The Health of Older Men in the Past 0 0 1 6 1 5 11 28
The Homecoming of Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 1 3 7 16
The Older Worker 0 0 0 8 0 2 4 42
The Problem of Old Age 0 0 0 19 0 1 2 105
The Rise of the Leisured Class 0 0 0 7 1 2 5 48
Why the U.S. Civil War 0 0 0 0 1 2 4 16
Work and Disease 0 0 0 6 0 2 5 20
Total Chapters 1 3 11 199 19 61 169 980


Statistics updated 2016-05-03