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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 0 0 9 635
Agricultural Decline and the Secular Rise in Male Retirement Rates 1 1 2 36 1 1 6 825
American Living Standards, 1888-1994: Evidence From Consumer Expenditures 0 0 0 75 0 0 7 735
American Living Standards: Evidence from Recreational Expenditures 0 0 0 102 1 4 11 1,332
Becoming Oldest-Old: Evidence from Historical U.S. Data 0 0 0 46 1 4 13 315
Changes in the Value of Life: 1940-1980 0 0 1 184 0 7 25 1,251
Cowards and Heroes: Group Loyalty in the American Civil War 0 0 2 152 2 3 20 1,285
Death and the Media: Asymmetries in Infectious Disease Reporting During the Health Transition 0 3 14 47 4 27 115 126
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrange- ments 0 0 1 28 0 2 14 341
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 0 0 2 42 3 5 27 317
Energy Conservation "Nudges" and Environmentalist Ideology: Evidence from a Randomized Residential Electricity Field Experiment 0 3 13 170 3 16 93 952
Explaining the Changing Dynamics of Unemployment: Evidence from Civil War Records 0 0 0 11 1 1 7 1,352
Forging a New Identity: The Costs and Benefits of Diversity in Civil War Combat Units for Black Slaves and Freemen 0 0 1 140 1 6 32 2,901
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 0 1 2 168 0 3 17 1,048
Health and Labor Force Participation of Older Men, 1900-1991 0 0 0 39 2 2 5 233
Health and the Economy in the United States, from 1750 to the Present 1 2 16 118 4 8 82 143
Health, Education and Income in the United States, 1820-2000 0 0 0 117 1 6 11 56
Health, Income, and Retirement: Evidence from Nineteenth Century America 0 0 0 20 1 1 4 178
Health, Stress, and Social Networks: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 1 44 0 2 8 157
Hours of Work and the Fair Labor Standards Act: A Study of Retail and Wholesale Trade, 1938-1950 0 0 0 134 1 1 3 4,164
Leaders: Privilege, Sacrifice, Opportunity and Personnel Economics in the American Civil War 0 0 1 26 1 4 10 74
Less of a Luxury: The Rise of Recreation since 1888 0 0 1 132 1 2 8 788
Long-Term Declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 0 0 0 35 0 3 8 372
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 0 0 3 449 1 1 11 3,327
Long-Term declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 0 0 0 0 1 2 4 139
Power Couples: Changes in the Locational Choice of the College Educated, 1940-1990 0 0 0 260 1 3 23 1,642
Race and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 25 1 1 5 177
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison 0 0 0 86 0 2 7 579
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 0 0 0 6 2 3 12 56
Shame and Ostracism: Union Army Deserters Leave Home 0 0 0 48 0 2 12 624
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 0 0 1 74 1 3 16 637
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 0 0 0 22 0 0 7 384
The Political Economy of State Provided Health Insurance in the Progressive Era: Evidence from California 0 0 0 145 0 1 11 1,485
The Rise of Retirement Among African Americans: Wealth and Social Security Effects 0 0 0 31 1 1 8 219
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 0 0 0 59 0 0 10 769
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 0 1 2 268 0 2 8 1,444
Understanding Mid-Life and Older Age Mortality Declines: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 36 1 2 7 566
Understanding the Decline in Social Capital, 1952-1998 1 1 3 400 3 8 20 1,557
Understanding the Solar Home Price Premium: Electricity Generation and "Green" Social Status 0 0 4 49 2 8 48 495
Understanding the Twentieth Century Decline in Chronic Conditions Among Older Men 0 0 0 43 1 2 6 506
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 0 0 39 0 1 8 326
What is Cliometrica 0 0 0 0 1 1 5 64
Why Has California's Residential Electricity Consumption Been So Flat since the 1980s?: A Microeconometric Approach 0 0 2 76 2 4 36 656
Total Working Papers 3 12 72 4,029 46 155 799 35,232


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 1 2 43 0 3 10 240
A theory of technophysio evolution, with some implications for forecasting population, health care costs, and pension costs 0 0 0 11 1 2 11 42
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 2 5 48
Changes in the Value of Life, 1940--1980 0 2 8 155 2 16 68 1,192
Changing chronic disease rates and longterm declines in functional limitation among older men 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 6
Deserters, Social Norms, and Migration 0 0 7 33 2 3 40 190
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrangements 0 2 3 11 0 2 10 398
Do liberal home owners consume less electricity? A test of the voluntary restraint hypothesis 0 0 1 21 0 4 21 112
ENERGY CONSERVATION “NUDGES” AND ENVIRONMENTALIST IDEOLOGY: EVIDENCE FROM A RANDOMIZED RESIDENTIAL ELECTRICITY FIELD EXPERIMENT 3 9 31 85 11 32 110 338
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 1 1 4 35 4 7 34 286
Estimating Real Income in the United States from 1888 to 1994: Correcting CPI Bias Using Engel Curves 0 0 2 98 1 2 7 490
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 9 29
Forging a New Identity: The Costs and Benefits of Diversity in Civil War Combat Units for Black Slaves and Freemen 0 0 2 23 0 2 66 438
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 10 13 16 135 13 16 29 815
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 22
Health and Labor Force Participation of Older Men, 1900–1991 1 1 2 12 4 7 16 97
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 3 21
Health, Income, and Retirement: Evidence from Nineteenth-Century America 0 0 0 1 0 0 7 64
Health, wartime stress, and unit cohesion: Evidence from Union Army veterans 0 0 0 3 1 1 6 13
Height, Weight, Wartime Stress, and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Union Army Records 0 2 2 63 0 2 8 316
Hours of Work and the Fair Labor Standards Act: A Study of Retail and Wholesale Trade, 1938–1950 0 0 0 0 0 3 17 196
In Memoriam: Ken Sokoloff 0 0 1 27 1 1 7 110
Pensions and Retirement Among Black Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 2 1 1 4 26
Predicting Older Age Mortality Trends 0 1 1 15 0 3 9 81
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison 0 0 2 12 0 3 15 115
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity, and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 1 1 1 2 2 3 7 50
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 0 1 7 58 4 8 31 511
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 6 105
The Evolution of Retirement: Summary of a Research Project 2 2 4 60 3 7 18 188
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 0 0 0 8 1 1 7 78
The Rising Price of Nonmarket Goods 0 1 3 58 1 4 24 286
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 1 4 4 33 2 9 19 179
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 1 3 8 96 9 20 63 499
Understanding mid-life and older age mortality declines: evidence from Union Army veterans 0 0 0 8 1 3 12 132
Understanding the American Decline in Social Capital, 1952--1998 0 0 0 0 1 3 43 471
Understanding the Solar Home price premium: Electricity generation and “Green” social status 0 3 12 53 3 18 93 370
Understanding the twentieth-century decline in chronic conditions among older men 0 0 0 0 1 1 6 39
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 0 0 14 0 1 10 98
What is ‘Cliometrica’? 0 0 2 101 0 1 8 291
Total Journal Articles 20 47 125 1,316 70 193 868 9,025


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Economics of Health and Mortality 0 0 0 0 1 1 6 19
Health and Labor Force Participation over the Life Cycle: Evidence from the Past 0 0 0 0 2 6 10 72
Heroes and Cowards: The Social Face of War 0 0 0 0 0 3 16 140
The Evolution of Retirement 0 0 0 0 1 3 11 27
The Evolution of Retirement: An American Economic History, 1880-1990 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 163
Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 130
Total Books 0 0 0 0 4 14 61 551


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Appendix A: Union Army Pensions and Civil War Records 0 0 0 6 1 1 6 45
Building the Armies 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 18
Conclusion 1 1 1 3 2 3 10 31
Data Appendix 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 12
Displacing the Family 0 0 0 7 0 0 1 13
Health, Education, and Income in the United States, 1820–2000 0 1 3 6 1 3 11 31
Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 1 2 8 20
Income and Retirement 0 0 0 8 2 2 4 38
Introduction to "Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy 0 0 0 16 0 0 7 58
Learning from the Past 0 0 0 0 2 3 14 26
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 0 0 0 51 1 2 12 120
Looking to the Future 0 0 0 3 0 1 3 12
Loyalty and Sacrifice 0 0 0 0 1 3 5 64
POW Camp Survivors 0 0 0 0 1 4 7 38
Pensions and Politics 0 0 0 5 1 1 3 17
Preface 0 0 0 6 1 2 6 54
Preface 0 0 0 0 1 3 8 22
References 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 11
Slaves Become Freemen 0 0 0 0 1 5 9 22
The Evolution of Retirement 0 1 5 41 0 2 11 93
The Health of Older Men in the Past 0 0 0 6 1 1 9 29
The Homecoming of Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 1 3 9 19
The Older Worker 0 0 0 8 1 1 5 43
The Problem of Old Age 0 0 0 19 0 1 3 106
The Rise of the Leisured Class 0 0 0 7 0 0 3 48
Why the U.S. Civil War 0 0 0 0 1 2 6 18
Work and Disease 0 0 0 6 0 0 4 20
Total Chapters 1 3 9 202 20 48 178 1,028


Statistics updated 2016-08-02