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A House of Her Own: Old Age Assistance and the Living Arrangements of Older Nonmarried Women 0 0 0 47 1 3 8 632
Agricultural Decline and the Secular Rise in Male Retirement Rates 0 1 1 35 0 1 7 823
American Living Standards, 1888-1994: Evidence From Consumer Expenditures 0 0 0 75 0 2 8 734
American Living Standards: Evidence from Recreational Expenditures 0 0 0 102 1 2 7 1,326
Becoming Oldest-Old: Evidence from Historical U.S. Data 0 0 0 46 1 2 8 309
Changes in the Value of Life: 1940-1980 1 1 2 184 3 8 27 1,242
Cowards and Heroes: Group Loyalty in the American Civil War 0 1 4 152 0 7 18 1,279
Death and the Media: Asymmetries in Infectious Disease Reporting During the Health Transition 1 4 43 43 15 23 97 97
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrange- ments 1 1 1 28 2 4 12 338
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 0 0 2 42 11 14 23 309
Energy Conservation "Nudges" and Environmentalist Ideology: Evidence from a Randomized Residential Electricity Field Experiment 0 2 15 166 6 22 112 927
Explaining the Changing Dynamics of Unemployment: Evidence from Civil War Records 0 0 0 11 0 0 7 1,350
Forging a New Identity: The Costs and Benefits of Diversity in Civil War Combat Units for Black Slaves and Freemen 0 1 1 140 0 7 25 2,892
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 0 0 2 167 2 4 17 1,043
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 3 7 17 116 8 42 76 133
Health, Education and Income in the United States, 1820-2000 0 0 0 117 1 2 7 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 0 0 0 43 1 2 5 153
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 0 2 7 69
Less of a Luxury: The Rise of Recreation since 1888 0 0 1 132 1 2 7 786
Long-Term Declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 0 0 0 35 0 1 6 368
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 1 1 4 449 2 5 12 3,325
Long-Term declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 136
Power Couples: Changes in the Locational Choice of the College Educated, 1940-1990 0 0 1 260 2 8 21 1,638
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 0 1 6 575
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 0 0 0 6 0 2 10 53
Shame and Ostracism: Union Army Deserters Leave Home 0 0 0 48 1 2 12 621
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 0 1 1 74 0 5 14 633
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 0 0 2 22 1 2 9 383
The Political Economy of State Provided Health Insurance in the Progressive Era: Evidence from California 0 0 1 145 0 3 13 1,484
The Rise of Retirement Among African Americans: Wealth and Social Security Effects 0 0 0 31 0 3 10 218
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 0 0 0 59 0 1 9 767
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 0 0 2 267 0 1 9 1,442
Understanding Mid-Life and Older Age Mortality Declines: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 36 0 2 11 564
Understanding the Decline in Social Capital, 1952-1998 1 1 2 399 3 7 14 1,548
Understanding the Solar Home Price Premium: Electricity Generation and "Green" Social Status 0 2 4 49 3 12 58 484
Understanding the Twentieth Century Decline in Chronic Conditions Among Older Men 0 0 0 43 0 1 4 503
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 0 0 39 2 3 8 325
What is Cliometrica 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 63
Why Has California's Residential Electricity Consumption Been So Flat since the 1980s?: A Microeconometric Approach 0 0 3 76 3 10 45 648
Total Working Papers 8 23 112 4,014 70 219 777 35,017


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 1 42 0 2 10 234
A theory of technophysio evolution, with some implications for forecasting population, health care costs, and pension costs 0 0 0 11 0 1 8 37
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 0 1 3 45
Changes in the Value of Life, 1940--1980 1 2 10 152 3 11 78 1,167
Changing chronic disease rates and longterm declines in functional limitation among older men 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 4
Deserters, Social Norms, and Migration 0 0 8 33 1 7 40 186
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrangements 0 0 0 8 1 3 9 392
Do liberal home owners consume less electricity? A test of the voluntary restraint hypothesis 0 0 3 20 0 5 21 105
ENERGY CONSERVATION “NUDGES” AND ENVIRONMENTALIST IDEOLOGY: EVIDENCE FROM A RANDOMIZED RESIDENTIAL ELECTRICITY FIELD EXPERIMENT 4 7 37 75 8 15 138 300
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 1 1 3 34 3 6 33 275
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 1 50 102 433
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 1 1 2 121 3 4 16 795
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 11 89
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 0 0 10 62
Health, wartime stress, and unit cohesion: Evidence from Union Army veterans 0 0 0 3 2 2 5 12
Height, Weight, Wartime Stress, and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Union Army Records 0 0 0 61 0 1 6 312
Hours of work and the Fair Labor Standards Act: A study of retail and wholesale trade, 1938û1950 0 0 0 0 0 2 15 184
In Memoriam: Ken Sokoloff 0 1 1 27 0 3 5 108
Pensions and Retirement Among Black Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 25
Predicting Older Age Mortality Trends 0 0 1 14 1 3 6 77
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison 0 0 2 12 1 3 13 108
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity, and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 0 0 0 1 0 1 8 46
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 0 3 6 57 0 5 28 497
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 4 103
The Evolution of Retirement: Summary of a Research Project 1 1 3 58 1 1 10 177
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 0 0 0 8 1 1 7 75
The Rising Price of Nonmarket Goods 1 2 3 57 1 3 21 278
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 0 0 0 29 1 2 8 165
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 1 1 6 93 11 25 46 471
Understanding mid-life and older age mortality declines: evidence from Union Army veterans 0 0 1 8 1 1 10 123
Understanding the American Decline in Social Capital, 1952--1998 0 0 0 0 2 6 40 464
Understanding the Solar Home price premium: Electricity generation and “Green” social status 1 1 11 49 1 10 87 347
Understanding the twentieth-century decline in chronic conditions among older men 0 0 0 0 0 3 8 37
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 0 0 14 2 2 11 95
What is ‘Cliometrica’? 0 0 5 101 0 2 12 289
Total Journal Articles 11 22 108 1,263 46 187 857 8,718


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 0 1 6 65
Heroes and Cowards: The Social Face of War 0 0 0 0 0 2 16 135
The Evolution of Retirement 0 0 0 0 2 4 8 22
The Evolution of Retirement: An American Economic History, 1880-1990 0 0 0 0 1 2 13 163
Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy 0 0 0 0 1 3 12 129
Total Books 0 0 0 0 4 13 60 532


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Appendix A: Union Army Pensions and Civil War Records 0 0 0 6 1 2 5 43
Building the Armies 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 15
Conclusion 0 0 1 2 0 1 11 28
Data Appendix 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 9
Displacing the Family 0 0 0 7 0 0 2 13
Health, Education, and Income in the United States, 1820-2000 1 2 2 5 1 3 6 26
Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 18
Income and Retirement 0 0 0 8 1 1 3 36
Introduction to "Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy 0 0 0 16 0 1 10 58
Learning from the Past 0 0 0 0 1 3 12 22
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 0 0 2 51 1 5 10 116
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 1 1 2 16
Preface 0 0 0 6 1 1 15 51
Preface 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 17
References 0 0 0 4 0 1 2 11
Slaves Become Freemen 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 16
The Evolution of Retirement 1 1 5 39 2 4 9 89
The Health of Older Men in the Past 0 0 1 6 2 5 10 27
The Homecoming of Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 15
The Older Worker 0 0 0 8 1 2 5 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 1 4 47
Why the U.S. Civil War 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 15
Work and Disease 0 0 0 6 1 3 5 20
Total Chapters 2 3 11 198 14 50 155 961


Statistics updated 2016-04-02