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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 3 9 635
Agricultural Decline and the Secular Rise in Male Retirement Rates 0 0 1 35 0 1 6 824
American Living Standards, 1888-1994: Evidence From Consumer Expenditures 0 0 0 75 0 1 7 735
American Living Standards: Evidence from Recreational Expenditures 0 0 0 102 1 5 11 1,331
Becoming Oldest-Old: Evidence from Historical U.S. Data 0 0 0 46 3 5 13 314
Changes in the Value of Life: 1940-1980 0 0 1 184 4 9 32 1,251
Cowards and Heroes: Group Loyalty in the American Civil War 0 0 2 152 0 4 18 1,283
Death and the Media: Asymmetries in Infectious Disease Reporting During the Health Transition 1 4 16 47 12 25 114 122
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrange- ments 0 0 1 28 2 3 14 341
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 0 0 2 42 1 5 26 314
Energy Conservation "Nudges" and Environmentalist Ideology: Evidence from a Randomized Residential Electricity Field Experiment 1 4 14 170 8 22 98 949
Explaining the Changing Dynamics of Unemployment: Evidence from Civil War Records 0 0 0 11 0 1 6 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 2 8 31 2,900
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 0 1 2 168 0 5 19 1,048
Health and Labor Force Participation of Older Men, 1900-1991 0 0 0 39 0 0 3 231
Health and the Economy in the United States, from 1750 to the Present 0 1 15 117 1 6 79 139
Health, Education and Income in the United States, 1820-2000 0 0 0 117 1 5 10 55
Health, Income, and Retirement: Evidence from Nineteenth Century America 0 0 0 20 0 0 3 177
Health, Stress, and Social Networks: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 1 1 44 0 4 8 157
Hours of Work and the Fair Labor Standards Act: A Study of Retail and Wholesale Trade, 1938-1950 0 0 0 134 0 0 2 4,163
Leaders: Privilege, Sacrifice, Opportunity and Personnel Economics in the American Civil War 0 0 1 26 1 4 9 73
Less of a Luxury: The Rise of Recreation since 1888 0 0 1 132 0 1 7 787
Long-Term Declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 0 0 0 35 2 4 8 372
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 0 0 3 449 0 1 11 3,326
Long-Term declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 138
Power Couples: Changes in the Locational Choice of the College Educated, 1940-1990 0 0 0 260 2 3 22 1,641
Race and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 25 0 0 4 176
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison 0 0 0 86 0 4 8 579
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 0 0 0 6 0 1 10 54
Shame and Ostracism: Union Army Deserters Leave Home 0 0 0 48 0 3 12 624
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 0 0 1 74 0 3 16 636
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 0 0 0 22 0 1 7 384
The Political Economy of State Provided Health Insurance in the Progressive Era: Evidence from California 0 0 1 145 0 1 12 1,485
The Rise of Retirement Among African Americans: Wealth and Social Security Effects 0 0 0 31 0 0 8 218
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 0 0 0 59 0 2 11 769
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 1 7 565
Understanding the Decline in Social Capital, 1952-1998 0 0 2 399 3 6 17 1,554
Understanding the Solar Home Price Premium: Electricity Generation and "Green" Social Status 0 0 4 49 3 9 52 493
Understanding the Twentieth Century Decline in Chronic Conditions Among Older Men 0 0 0 43 0 2 5 505
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 0 0 4 63
Why Has California's Residential Electricity Consumption Been So Flat since the 1980s?: A Microeconometric Approach 0 0 2 76 0 6 37 654
Total Working Papers 2 12 73 4,026 47 169 795 35,186


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 1 1 2 43 2 6 11 240
A theory of technophysio evolution, with some implications for forecasting population, health care costs, and pension costs 0 0 0 11 0 4 10 41
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 2 4 47
Changes in the Value of Life, 1940--1980 0 3 10 155 2 23 80 1,190
Changing chronic disease rates and longterm declines in functional limitation among older men 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 6
Deserters, Social Norms, and Migration 0 0 7 33 0 2 40 188
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrangements 0 3 3 11 0 6 10 398
Do liberal home owners consume less electricity? A test of the voluntary restraint hypothesis 0 1 3 21 0 7 23 112
ENERGY CONSERVATION “NUDGES” AND ENVIRONMENTALIST IDEOLOGY: EVIDENCE FROM A RANDOMIZED RESIDENTIAL ELECTRICITY FIELD EXPERIMENT 2 7 35 82 9 27 112 327
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 0 0 3 34 2 7 30 282
Estimating Real Income in the United States from 1888 to 1994: Correcting CPI Bias Using Engel Curves 0 0 2 98 0 1 6 489
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 1 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 1 5 71 438
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 2 4 6 125 2 7 17 802
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 1 1 3 22
Health and Labor Force Participation of Older Men, 1900–1991 0 0 1 11 2 4 12 93
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 2 7 64
Health, wartime stress, and unit cohesion: Evidence from Union Army veterans 0 0 0 3 0 0 5 12
Height, Weight, Wartime Stress, and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Union Army Records 1 2 2 63 1 4 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 9 17 196
In Memoriam: Ken Sokoloff 0 0 1 27 0 1 6 109
Pensions and Retirement Among Black Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 25
Predicting Older Age Mortality Trends 1 1 1 15 1 4 9 81
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison 0 0 2 12 0 7 16 115
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity, and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 0 0 0 1 1 2 6 48
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 0 1 7 58 3 10 29 507
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 2 6 105
The Evolution of Retirement: Summary of a Research Project 0 0 2 58 3 8 15 185
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 0 0 0 8 0 2 6 77
The Rising Price of Nonmarket Goods 1 1 3 58 3 7 24 285
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 1 3 3 32 4 12 17 177
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 2 2 7 95 9 19 57 490
Understanding mid-life and older age mortality declines: evidence from Union Army veterans 0 0 0 8 1 8 12 131
Understanding the American Decline in Social Capital, 1952--1998 0 0 0 0 2 6 43 470
Understanding the Solar Home price premium: Electricity generation and “Green” social status 2 4 13 53 11 20 95 367
Understanding the twentieth-century decline in chronic conditions among older men 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 38
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 0 0 14 0 3 10 98
What is ‘Cliometrica’? 0 0 3 101 1 2 10 291
Total Journal Articles 13 33 118 1,296 62 234 853 8,955


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Economics of Health and Mortality 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 18
Health and Labor Force Participation over the Life Cycle: Evidence from the Past 0 0 0 0 3 5 8 70
Heroes and Cowards: The Social Face of War 0 0 0 0 0 5 19 140
The Evolution of Retirement 0 0 0 0 1 4 10 26
The Evolution of Retirement: An American Economic History, 1880-1990 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 163
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 15 62 547


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Appendix A: Union Army Pensions and Civil War Records 0 0 0 6 0 1 5 44
Building the Armies 0 0 0 0 0 3 6 18
Conclusion 0 0 0 2 0 1 11 29
Data Appendix 0 0 0 0 1 3 6 12
Displacing the Family 0 0 0 7 0 0 1 13
Health, Education, and Income in the United States, 1820–2000 1 1 3 6 1 4 10 30
Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 19
Income and Retirement 0 0 0 8 0 0 2 36
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 1 2 12 24
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 0 0 0 51 0 3 11 119
Looking to the Future 0 0 0 3 1 1 3 12
Loyalty and Sacrifice 0 0 0 0 1 2 4 63
POW Camp Survivors 0 0 0 0 1 3 6 37
Pensions and Politics 0 0 0 5 0 0 2 16
Preface 0 0 0 0 0 4 7 21
Preface 0 0 0 6 1 2 5 53
References 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 11
Slaves Become Freemen 0 0 0 0 0 5 8 21
The Evolution of Retirement 0 2 5 41 0 4 11 93
The Health of Older Men in the Past 0 0 1 6 0 1 9 28
The Homecoming of Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 1 3 8 18
The Older Worker 0 0 0 8 0 0 4 42
The Problem of Old Age 0 0 0 19 0 1 3 106
The Rise of the Leisured Class 0 0 0 7 0 1 4 48
Why the U.S. Civil War 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 17
Work and Disease 0 0 0 6 0 0 4 20
Total Chapters 1 3 9 201 8 47 163 1,008


Statistics updated 2016-07-02