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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 1 3 47 0 3 7 624
Agricultural Decline and the Secular Rise in Male Retirement Rates 0 0 0 34 0 2 7 816
American Living Standards, 1888-1994: Evidence From Consumer Expenditures 0 0 0 75 0 1 6 726
American Living Standards: Evidence from Recreational Expenditures 0 0 0 102 0 1 3 1,319
Becoming Oldest-Old: Evidence from Historical U.S. Data 0 0 2 46 0 2 5 301
Changes in the Value of Life: 1940-1980 0 0 2 182 0 1 11 1,215
Cowards and Heroes: Group Loyalty in the American Civil War 1 1 4 149 1 2 19 1,262
Death and the Media: Asymmetries in Infectious Disease Reporting During the Health Transition 28 28 28 28 3 3 3 3
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrange- ments 0 1 2 27 0 4 14 326
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 0 2 4 40 0 5 25 286
Energy Conservation "Nudges" and Environmentalist Ideology: Evidence from a Randomized Residential Electricity Field Experiment 2 11 28 153 13 42 131 828
Explaining the Changing Dynamics of Unemployment: Evidence from Civil War Records 0 0 0 11 0 2 8 1,343
Forging a New Identity: The Costs and Benefits of Diversity in Civil War Combat Units for Black Slaves and Freemen 0 1 3 139 1 7 29 2,868
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 0 1 1 165 0 8 13 1,026
Health and Labor Force Participation of Older Men, 1900-1991 0 0 1 38 0 1 4 227
Health and the Economy in the United States, from 1750 to the Present 1 1 5 100 1 7 20 58
Health, Education and Income in the United States, 1820-2000 0 2 6 117 2 4 16 45
Health, Income, and Retirement: Evidence from Nineteenth Century America 0 0 0 20 0 2 8 173
Health, Stress, and Social Networks: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 1 43 0 0 7 148
Hours of Work and the Fair Labor Standards Act: A Study of Retail and Wholesale Trade, 1938-1950 0 0 4 134 0 0 7 4,158
Leaders: Privilege, Sacrifice, Opportunity and Personnel Economics in the American Civil War 0 0 0 25 1 5 12 63
Less of a Luxury: The Rise of Recreation since 1888 0 0 1 131 0 2 13 779
Long-Term Declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 0 0 0 35 0 2 13 362
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 0 0 2 445 0 2 14 3,313
Long-Term declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 133
Power Couples: Changes in the Locational Choice of the College Educated, 1940-1990 1 1 5 260 2 5 31 1,619
Race and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 24 0 3 13 171
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison 0 0 0 86 0 0 7 569
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 0 1 1 6 0 3 12 43
Shame and Ostracism: Union Army Deserters Leave Home 0 0 0 48 2 7 16 611
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 0 0 1 73 0 3 20 619
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 1 1 1 21 2 3 5 376
The Political Economy of State Provided Health Insurance in the Progressive Era: Evidence from California 0 2 3 144 1 7 23 1,472
The Rise of Retirement Among African Americans: Wealth and Social Security Effects 0 0 0 31 1 5 16 209
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 0 0 1 59 0 1 4 758
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 0 1 1 265 1 3 16 1,434
Understanding Mid-Life and Older Age Mortality Declines: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 36 1 2 5 554
Understanding the Decline in Social Capital, 1952-1998 0 1 4 397 2 6 18 1,536
Understanding the Solar Home Price Premium: Electricity Generation and "Green" Social Status 0 1 13 45 3 19 99 429
Understanding the Twentieth Century Decline in Chronic Conditions Among Older Men 0 0 0 43 0 3 7 499
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 0 0 39 0 0 10 317
What is Cliometrica 0 0 0 0 1 3 14 58
Why Has California's Residential Electricity Consumption Been So Flat since the 1980s?: A Microeconometric Approach 1 3 5 74 5 10 37 608
Total Working Papers 35 60 132 3,937 44 192 751 34,284


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 3 3 41 2 9 29 226
A theory of technophysio evolution, with some implications for forecasting population, health care costs, and pension costs 0 0 1 11 0 1 7 29
Aggregation, rank, and some historical Engel curves 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 42
Agricultural Decline and the Secular Rise in Male Retirement Rates 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 42
Changes in the Value of Life, 1940--1980 1 1 6 143 6 25 79 1,095
Changing chronic disease rates and longterm declines in functional limitation among older men 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Cowards And Heroes: Group Loyalty In The American Civil War 1 1 6 164 5 13 77 1,787
Deserters, Social Norms, and Migration 0 1 3 25 0 2 10 146
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrangements 0 1 4 8 3 7 33 386
Do liberal home owners consume less electricity? A test of the voluntary restraint hypothesis 1 3 13 18 2 8 46 86
ENERGY CONSERVATION “NUDGES” AND ENVIRONMENTALIST IDEOLOGY: EVIDENCE FROM A RANDOMIZED RESIDENTIAL ELECTRICITY FIELD EXPERIMENT 2 13 30 40 13 35 119 175
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 0 1 2 31 3 8 45 245
Estimating Real Income in the United States from 1888 to 1994: Correcting CPI Bias Using Engel Curves 0 0 1 96 0 1 12 481
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 1 20
Forging a New Identity: The Costs and Benefits of Diversity in Civil War Combat Units for Black Slaves and Freemen 0 1 1 21 13 18 47 344
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 0 0 0 119 2 11 34 781
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 1 19
Health and Labor Force Participation of Older Men, 1900–1991 0 0 0 10 2 4 23 80
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 17
Health, Income, and Retirement: Evidence from Nineteenth-Century America 0 0 0 1 3 5 22 55
Health, wartime stress, and unit cohesion: Evidence from Union Army veterans 0 0 1 3 0 0 2 7
Height, Weight, Wartime Stress, and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Union Army Records 0 1 2 61 1 3 6 307
Hours of work and the Fair Labor Standards Act: A study of retail and wholesale trade, 1938û1950 0 0 0 0 4 7 39 173
In Memoriam: Ken Sokoloff 0 0 1 26 0 0 4 103
Pensions and Retirement Among Black Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 22
Pensions and Retirement: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 1 73 0 0 3 625
Power Couples: Changes In The Locational Choice Of The College Educated, 1940-1990 0 1 8 292 4 12 125 1,294
Predicting Older Age Mortality Trends 1 1 2 14 1 1 5 72
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison 0 0 3 10 2 4 29 97
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity, and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 0 0 1 1 2 6 28 40
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 0 1 2 51 4 9 42 473
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 3 5 99
The Evolution of Retirement: Summary of a Research Project 0 0 3 55 0 0 8 167
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 0 0 1 8 2 7 27 70
The Rising Price of Nonmarket Goods 0 0 5 54 2 3 34 259
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 0 0 3 29 2 4 26 159
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 1 2 7 88 6 12 44 431
Understanding mid-life and older age mortality declines: evidence from Union Army veterans 0 0 2 7 2 5 25 115
Understanding the American Decline in Social Capital, 1952--1998 0 0 0 0 1 3 7 425
Understanding the Solar Home price premium: Electricity generation and “Green” social status 1 3 9 39 7 21 79 267
Understanding the twentieth-century decline in chronic conditions among older men 0 0 0 0 2 4 23 31
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 0 1 14 3 5 27 87
What is ‘Cliometrica’? 1 3 9 97 1 4 18 278
Total Journal Articles 9 37 131 1,692 100 262 1,195 11,658


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Economics of Health and Mortality 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 13
Health and Labor Force Participation over the Life Cycle: Evidence from the Past 0 0 0 0 1 3 8 60
Heroes and Cowards: The Social Face of War 0 0 0 0 1 4 27 120
The Evolution of Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 14
The Evolution of Retirement: An American Economic History, 1880-1990 0 0 0 0 1 6 27 151
Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy 0 0 0 0 0 2 16 117
Total Books 0 0 0 0 3 17 82 475


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Appendix A: Union Army Pensions and Civil War Records 0 1 1 6 0 3 4 38
Building the Armies 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 12
Conclusion 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 17
Data Appendix 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
Displacing the Family 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 11
Health, Education, and Income in the United States, 1820-2000 0 2 2 3 0 2 5 20
Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 12
Income and Retirement 0 0 0 8 0 0 1 33
Introduction to "Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy 0 0 4 16 1 4 15 49
Learning from the Past 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 10
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 1 1 2 50 1 1 10 107
Looking to the Future 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 8
Loyalty and Sacrifice 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 58
POW Camp Survivors 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 31
Pensions and Politics 0 0 0 5 0 0 1 14
Preface 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 11
Preface 0 0 0 6 1 1 3 37
References 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 9
Slaves Become Freemen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12
The Evolution of Retirement 0 0 3 34 0 1 7 80
The Health of Older Men in the Past 0 0 1 5 0 0 2 17
The Homecoming of Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 9
The Older Worker 0 0 0 8 1 1 1 38
The Problem of Old Age 0 0 2 19 0 0 3 103
The Rise of the Leisured Class 0 0 1 7 0 0 4 43
Why the U.S. Civil War 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 12
Work and Disease 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 15
Total Chapters 1 4 16 188 5 15 74 811


Statistics updated 2015-05-02