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A House of Her Own: Old Age Assistance and the Living Arrangements of Older Nonmarried Women 0 0 3 47 2 2 8 626
Agricultural Decline and the Secular Rise in Male Retirement Rates 0 0 0 34 2 2 6 818
American Living Standards, 1888-1994: Evidence From Consumer Expenditures 0 0 0 75 1 2 7 728
American Living Standards: Evidence from Recreational Expenditures 0 0 0 102 1 1 3 1,320
Becoming Oldest-Old: Evidence from Historical U.S. Data 0 0 2 46 0 0 4 301
Changes in the Value of Life: 1940-1980 0 1 2 183 3 4 12 1,219
Cowards and Heroes: Group Loyalty in the American Civil War 0 2 5 150 2 4 19 1,265
Death and the Media: Asymmetries in Infectious Disease Reporting During the Health Transition 2 31 31 31 4 8 8 8
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrange- ments 0 0 1 27 1 1 10 327
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 0 0 4 40 1 2 25 288
Energy Conservation "Nudges" and Environmentalist Ideology: Evidence from a Randomized Residential Electricity Field Experiment 1 5 27 156 8 36 133 851
Explaining the Changing Dynamics of Unemployment: Evidence from Civil War Records 0 0 0 11 1 2 9 1,345
Forging a New Identity: The Costs and Benefits of Diversity in Civil War Combat Units for Black Slaves and Freemen 0 0 3 139 1 2 26 2,869
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 0 1 2 166 1 3 13 1,029
Health and Labor Force Participation of Older Men, 1900-1991 0 1 2 39 0 1 5 228
Health and the Economy in the United States, from 1750 to the Present 1 3 4 102 1 3 17 60
Health, Education and Income in the United States, 1820-2000 0 0 5 117 0 2 12 45
Health, Income, and Retirement: Evidence from Nineteenth Century America 0 0 0 20 1 1 9 174
Health, Stress, and Social Networks: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 1 43 1 1 7 149
Hours of Work and the Fair Labor Standards Act: A Study of Retail and Wholesale Trade, 1938-1950 0 0 4 134 2 3 10 4,161
Leaders: Privilege, Sacrifice, Opportunity and Personnel Economics in the American Civil War 0 0 0 25 1 2 13 64
Less of a Luxury: The Rise of Recreation since 1888 0 0 1 131 1 1 13 780
Long-Term Declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 0 0 0 35 1 2 13 364
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 1 1 3 446 2 2 14 3,315
Long-Term declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 0 0 0 0 1 3 5 135
Power Couples: Changes in the Locational Choice of the College Educated, 1940-1990 0 1 5 260 0 2 29 1,619
Race and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 1 1 1 25 1 1 14 172
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison 0 0 0 86 1 2 8 571
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 0 0 1 6 0 1 12 44
Shame and Ostracism: Union Army Deserters Leave Home 0 0 0 48 0 3 15 612
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 0 0 1 73 0 1 17 620
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 0 2 2 22 0 3 6 377
The Political Economy of State Provided Health Insurance in the Progressive Era: Evidence from California 0 0 3 144 1 2 21 1,473
The Rise of Retirement Among African Americans: Wealth and Social Security Effects 0 0 0 31 1 2 16 210
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 0 0 0 59 0 0 2 758
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 0 1 2 266 1 3 15 1,436
Understanding Mid-Life and Older Age Mortality Declines: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 36 2 5 7 558
Understanding the Decline in Social Capital, 1952-1998 0 0 3 397 1 3 15 1,537
Understanding the Solar Home Price Premium: Electricity Generation and "Green" Social Status 0 0 12 45 3 15 87 441
Understanding the Twentieth Century Decline in Chronic Conditions Among Older Men 0 0 0 43 1 1 6 500
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 0 0 39 1 1 9 318
What is Cliometrica 0 0 0 0 1 2 10 59
Why Has California's Residential Electricity Consumption Been So Flat since the 1980s?: A Microeconometric Approach 0 1 4 74 4 14 42 617
Total Working Papers 6 51 134 3,953 57 151 732 34,391


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 0 3 41 1 5 27 229
A theory of technophysio evolution, with some implications for forecasting population, health care costs, and pension costs 0 0 0 11 1 2 7 31
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 1 1 1 43
Changes in the Value of Life, 1940--1980 0 3 8 145 3 21 80 1,110
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 0 2 5 165 6 27 81 1,809
Deserters, Social Norms, and Migration 0 1 4 26 1 2 11 148
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrangements 0 0 3 8 1 5 25 388
Do liberal home owners consume less electricity? A test of the voluntary restraint hypothesis 0 1 11 18 2 5 44 89
ENERGY CONSERVATION “NUDGES” AND ENVIRONMENTALIST IDEOLOGY: EVIDENCE FROM A RANDOMIZED RESIDENTIAL ELECTRICITY FIELD EXPERIMENT 5 9 33 47 31 53 148 215
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 0 0 2 31 2 10 44 252
Estimating Real Income in the United States from 1888 to 1994: Correcting CPI Bias Using Engel Curves 0 0 1 96 2 2 8 483
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 0 1 21 5 36 64 367
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 0 0 0 119 0 6 32 785
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 1 19
Health and Labor Force Participation of Older Men, 1900–1991 0 0 0 10 0 3 19 81
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 1 1 3 18
Health, Income, and Retirement: Evidence from Nineteenth-Century America 0 0 0 1 1 5 19 57
Health, wartime stress, and unit cohesion: Evidence from Union Army veterans 0 0 1 3 0 0 1 7
Height, Weight, Wartime Stress, and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Union Army Records 0 0 2 61 1 2 7 308
Hours of work and the Fair Labor Standards Act: A study of retail and wholesale trade, 1938û1950 0 0 0 0 1 8 37 177
In Memoriam: Ken Sokoloff 0 0 1 26 0 0 2 103
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 8 293 4 17 126 1,307
Predicting Older Age Mortality Trends 0 1 2 14 0 1 3 72
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison 0 0 3 10 0 4 26 99
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity, and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 0 0 1 1 1 4 24 42
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 0 0 1 51 2 9 40 478
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 3 99
The Evolution of Retirement: Summary of a Research Project 1 1 4 56 3 3 9 170
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 0 0 1 8 0 3 24 71
The Rising Price of Nonmarket Goods 0 1 5 55 1 4 33 261
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 0 0 3 29 0 3 21 160
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 0 1 6 88 0 8 38 433
Understanding mid-life and older age mortality declines: evidence from Union Army veterans 0 1 3 8 0 6 24 119
Understanding the American Decline in Social Capital, 1952--1998 0 0 0 0 2 3 8 427
Understanding the Solar Home price premium: Electricity generation and “Green” social status 1 2 10 40 4 12 76 272
Understanding the twentieth-century decline in chronic conditions among older men 0 0 0 0 0 4 19 33
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 0 1 14 0 4 23 88
What is ‘Cliometrica’? 1 2 9 98 2 4 15 281
Total Journal Articles 8 26 133 1,709 79 283 1,179 11,841


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 2 3 10 62
Heroes and Cowards: The Social Face of War 0 0 0 0 1 2 13 121
The Evolution of Retirement 0 0 0 0 2 2 5 16
The Evolution of Retirement: An American Economic History, 1880-1990 0 0 0 0 1 2 24 152
Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy 0 0 0 0 2 4 15 121
Total Books 0 0 0 0 8 13 68 485


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Appendix A: Union Army Pensions and Civil War Records 0 0 1 6 1 1 4 39
Building the Armies 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 12
Conclusion 1 1 1 2 1 1 3 18
Data Appendix 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 6
Displacing the Family 0 0 0 7 1 1 1 12
Health, Education, and Income in the United States, 1820-2000 0 0 2 3 0 0 5 20
Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 12
Income and Retirement 0 0 0 8 1 1 1 34
Introduction to "Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy 0 0 3 16 1 3 16 51
Learning from the Past 0 0 0 0 2 2 2 12
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 1 2 2 51 1 2 9 108
Looking to the Future 0 0 0 3 1 1 1 9
Loyalty and Sacrifice 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 59
POW Camp Survivors 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 31
Pensions and Politics 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 14
Preface 0 0 0 0 0 4 4 14
Preface 0 0 0 6 5 12 14 48
References 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 9
Slaves Become Freemen 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 13
The Evolution of Retirement 1 2 4 36 1 2 6 82
The Health of Older Men in the Past 0 0 0 5 2 2 3 19
The Homecoming of Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 10
The Older Worker 0 0 0 8 0 1 1 38
The Problem of Old Age 0 0 2 19 0 0 2 103
The Rise of the Leisured Class 0 0 0 7 1 1 3 44
Why the U.S. Civil War 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 12
Work and Disease 0 0 0 6 1 1 1 16
Total Chapters 3 5 15 192 21 39 92 845


Statistics updated 2015-07-02