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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 1 1 1 48 1 2 2 637
Agricultural Decline and the Secular Rise in Male Retirement Rates 0 0 1 36 1 1 2 826
American Living Standards, 1888-1994: Evidence From Consumer Expenditures 0 0 0 75 0 3 6 741
American Living Standards: Evidence from Recreational Expenditures 0 0 0 102 0 3 8 1,336
Becoming Oldest-Old: Evidence from Historical U.S. Data 0 0 0 46 1 2 9 320
Changes in the Value of Life: 1940-1980 0 0 2 186 1 3 15 1,259
Cowards and Heroes: Group Loyalty in the American Civil War 0 0 1 153 0 2 13 1,295
Death and the Media: Asymmetries in Infectious Disease Reporting During the Health Transition 0 3 11 55 10 15 66 165
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrange- ments 0 0 1 29 0 0 7 346
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 0 2 2 44 0 7 15 327
Energy Conservation "Nudges" and Environmentalist Ideology: Evidence from a Randomized Residential Electricity Field Experiment 0 1 4 171 18 31 71 1,007
Explaining the Changing Dynamics of Unemployment: Evidence from Civil War Records 0 0 0 11 0 0 1 1,352
Forging a New Identity: The Costs and Benefits of Diversity in Civil War Combat Units for Black Slaves and Freemen 0 0 2 142 1 4 18 2,913
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 0 0 2 169 0 1 7 1,052
Health and Labor Force Participation of Older Men, 1900-1991 0 0 0 39 0 1 3 234
Health and the Economy in the United States, from 1750 to the Present 0 0 4 120 1 5 20 155
Health, Education and Income in the United States, 1820-2000 1 2 3 120 1 5 17 67
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 0 44 0 0 6 161
Hours of Work and the Fair Labor Standards Act: A Study of Retail and Wholesale Trade, 1938-1950 0 0 0 134 2 2 4 4,167
Leaders: Privilege, Sacrifice, Opportunity and Personnel Economics in the American Civil War 0 0 1 27 0 4 13 83
Less of a Luxury: The Rise of Recreation since 1888 0 0 0 132 1 6 9 795
Long-Term Declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 1 1 1 36 1 1 5 374
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 1 1 2 451 2 4 12 3,338
Long-Term declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 140
Persistent Social Networks: Civil War Veterans who Fought Together Co-Locate in Later Life 0 0 87 87 2 3 79 79
Power Couples: Changes in the Locational Choice of the College Educated, 1940-1990 1 1 3 263 1 5 16 1,655
Race and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 2 27 0 1 7 183
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison 0 0 0 86 0 2 4 581
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 0 1 1 7 0 1 9 62
Shame and Ostracism: Union Army Deserters Leave Home 0 0 1 49 0 1 5 627
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 1 1 2 76 1 3 15 649
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 0 0 0 22 1 2 3 387
The Political Economy of State Provided Health Insurance in the Progressive Era: Evidence from California 0 0 0 145 2 3 9 1,493
The Rise of Retirement Among African Americans: Wealth and Social Security Effects 0 0 1 32 1 1 4 222
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 0 0 0 59 0 0 3 772
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 0 2 5 272 0 2 8 1,450
Understanding Mid-Life and Older Age Mortality Declines: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 36 0 1 5 569
Understanding the Decline in Social Capital, 1952-1998 0 0 2 401 0 2 22 1,571
Understanding the Solar Home Price Premium: Electricity Generation and "Green" Social Status 0 0 2 51 0 0 19 506
Understanding the Twentieth Century Decline in Chronic Conditions Among Older Men 1 1 1 44 1 1 4 508
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 0 0 39 0 0 3 328
Union Army Veterans, All Grown Up 0 0 25 25 1 2 12 12
What is Cliometrica 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 70
Why Has California's Residential Electricity Consumption Been So Flat since the 1980s?: A Microeconometric Approach 0 2 2 78 9 18 34 686
Total Working Papers 7 19 172 4,189 60 151 601 35,678


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A house of her own: old age assistance and the living arrangements of older nonmarried women 0 0 2 44 0 0 9 246
A theory of technophysio evolution, with some implications for forecasting population, health care costs, and pension costs 0 1 1 12 0 2 12 52
Aggregation, rank, and some historical Engel curves 0 0 1 11 0 0 2 45
Agricultural Decline and the Secular Rise in Male Retirement Rates 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 49
Changes in the Value of Life, 1940--1980 0 0 9 162 2 10 61 1,237
Changing chronic disease rates and longterm declines in functional limitation among older men 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 8
Deserters, Social Norms, and Migration 0 0 1 34 0 1 15 202
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrangements 1 3 7 16 1 3 9 405
Do liberal home owners consume less electricity? A test of the voluntary restraint hypothesis 3 3 4 25 9 10 30 138
ENERGY CONSERVATION “NUDGES” AND ENVIRONMENTALIST IDEOLOGY: EVIDENCE FROM A RANDOMIZED RESIDENTIAL ELECTRICITY FIELD EXPERIMENT 5 10 36 112 20 45 125 431
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 1 3 5 39 1 7 19 298
Estimating Real Income in the United States from 1888 to 1994: Correcting CPI Bias Using Engel Curves 0 0 0 98 1 2 10 498
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 4 27 8 14 31 467
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 1 1 17 139 1 2 26 825
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 24
Health and Labor Force Participation of Older Men, 1900–1991 0 0 1 12 0 1 11 101
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 2 23
Health, Income, and Retirement: Evidence from Nineteenth-Century America 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 65
Health, wartime stress, and unit cohesion: Evidence from Union Army veterans 0 0 1 4 0 0 10 22
Height, Weight, Wartime Stress, and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Union Army Records 0 1 4 65 2 7 14 328
In Memoriam: Ken Sokoloff 0 0 0 27 0 0 3 112
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 6 84
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison 0 0 0 12 0 0 3 115
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity, and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 0 0 1 2 0 0 5 52
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 0 2 6 63 2 6 29 532
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 1 106
The Evolution of Retirement: Summary of a Research Project 0 0 2 60 0 1 12 193
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 0 0 0 8 0 0 3 80
The Rising Price of Nonmarket Goods 1 2 5 62 1 2 14 296
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 0 2 6 35 1 3 19 189
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 2 4 8 101 2 4 59 538
Understanding mid-life and older age mortality declines: evidence from Union Army veterans 0 0 0 8 0 0 4 133
Understanding the American Decline in Social Capital, 1952--1998 0 0 0 0 4 6 23 491
Understanding the Solar Home price premium: Electricity generation and “Green” social status 0 1 4 54 0 7 37 389
Understanding the twentieth-century decline in chronic conditions among older men 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 40
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 0 0 14 0 0 2 99
What is ‘Cliometrica’? 0 1 2 103 1 3 11 301
Total Journal Articles 15 36 128 1,397 56 138 633 9,272


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Economics of Health and Mortality 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 20
Health and Labor Force Participation over the Life Cycle: Evidence from the Past 0 0 0 0 3 4 13 79
Heroes and Cowards: The Social Face of War 0 0 0 0 0 1 13 150
The Evolution of Retirement 0 0 0 0 1 1 7 31
The Evolution of Retirement: An American Economic History, 1880-1990 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 168
Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 134
Total Books 0 0 0 0 4 9 45 582


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Appendix A: Union Army Pensions and Civil War Records 0 0 0 6 0 0 3 47
Building the Armies 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 19
Conclusion 0 0 1 3 0 0 5 33
Data Appendix 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 16
Displacing the Family 0 0 0 7 0 0 1 14
Health, Education, and Income in the United States, 1820–2000 0 1 3 8 0 1 10 38
Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 2 2 6 24
Income and Retirement 0 0 0 8 0 0 2 38
Introduction to "Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy 0 0 0 16 0 0 1 59
Learning from the Past 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 29
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 1 1 1 52 1 1 7 125
Looking to the Future 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 12
Loyalty and Sacrifice 0 0 0 0 1 2 6 67
POW Camp Survivors 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 39
Pensions and Politics 0 0 0 5 0 0 2 18
Preface 0 0 0 6 0 1 6 58
Preface 0 0 0 0 1 2 8 27
References 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 11
Slaves Become Freemen 0 0 0 0 0 2 11 28
The Evolution of Retirement 0 0 2 42 2 3 11 102
The Health of Older Men in the Past 0 0 0 6 0 0 3 31
The Homecoming of Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 22
The Older Worker 0 0 0 8 0 0 5 47
The Problem of Old Age 0 0 0 19 0 0 4 109
The Rise of the Leisured Class 0 0 0 7 0 0 2 50
Why the U.S. Civil War 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 22
Work and Disease 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 20
Total Chapters 1 2 7 206 7 16 125 1,105


Statistics updated 2017-05-02