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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 0 1 2 36 0 1 5 825
American Living Standards, 1888-1994: Evidence From Consumer Expenditures 0 0 0 75 1 1 8 736
American Living Standards: Evidence from Recreational Expenditures 0 0 0 102 1 3 12 1,333
Becoming Oldest-Old: Evidence from Historical U.S. Data 0 0 0 46 1 5 13 316
Changes in the Value of Life: 1940-1980 2 2 3 186 2 6 26 1,253
Cowards and Heroes: Group Loyalty in the American Civil War 0 0 2 152 1 3 21 1,286
Death and the Media: Asymmetries in Infectious Disease Reporting During the Health Transition 1 2 13 48 11 27 124 137
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrange- ments 0 0 1 28 2 4 15 343
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 0 0 2 42 0 4 27 317
Energy Conservation "Nudges" and Environmentalist Ideology: Evidence from a Randomized Residential Electricity Field Experiment 0 1 11 170 4 15 89 956
Explaining the Changing Dynamics of Unemployment: Evidence from Civil War Records 0 0 0 11 0 1 7 1,352
Forging a New Identity: The Costs and Benefits of Diversity in Civil War Combat Units for Black Slaves and Freemen 1 1 2 141 1 4 33 2,902
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 0 0 2 168 0 0 16 1,048
Health and Labor Force Participation of Older Men, 1900-1991 0 0 0 39 0 2 5 233
Health and the Economy in the United States, from 1750 to the Present 0 1 16 118 0 5 81 143
Health, Education and Income in the United States, 1820-2000 0 0 0 117 3 5 14 59
Health, Income, and Retirement: Evidence from Nineteenth Century America 0 0 0 20 0 1 4 178
Health, Stress, and Social Networks: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 1 44 0 0 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 1 3 4,164
Leaders: Privilege, Sacrifice, Opportunity and Personnel Economics in the American Civil War 1 1 2 27 1 3 10 75
Less of a Luxury: The Rise of Recreation since 1888 0 0 1 132 0 1 8 788
Long-Term Declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 0 0 0 35 1 3 8 373
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 0 0 2 449 3 4 13 3,330
Long-Term declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 0 0 0 0 1 2 5 140
Persistent Social Networks: Civil War Veterans who Fought Together Co-Locate in Later Life 80 80 80 80 39 39 39 39
Power Couples: Changes in the Locational Choice of the College Educated, 1940-1990 0 0 0 260 1 4 24 1,643
Race and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 25 1 2 6 178
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison 0 0 0 86 0 0 7 579
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 0 0 0 6 0 2 11 56
Shame and Ostracism: Union Army Deserters Leave Home 0 0 0 48 0 0 12 624
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 0 0 1 74 3 4 17 640
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 1 1 11 1,486
The Rise of Retirement Among African Americans: Wealth and Social Security Effects 0 0 0 31 0 1 7 219
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 0 0 0 59 1 1 10 770
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 0 0 2 268 0 0 8 1,444
Understanding Mid-Life and Older Age Mortality Declines: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 36 0 2 7 566
Understanding the Decline in Social Capital, 1952-1998 0 1 3 400 2 8 22 1,559
Understanding the Solar Home Price Premium: Electricity Generation and "Green" Social Status 0 0 4 49 3 8 50 498
Understanding the Twentieth Century Decline in Chronic Conditions Among Older Men 0 0 0 43 1 2 7 507
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 0 0 39 1 1 9 327
Union Army Veterans, All Grown Up 22 22 22 22 2 2 2 2
What is Cliometrica 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 64
Why Has California's Residential Electricity Consumption Been So Flat since the 1980s?: A Microeconometric Approach 0 0 1 76 1 3 34 657
Total Working Papers 107 112 173 4,136 89 182 859 35,321


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 1 3 11 241
A theory of technophysio evolution, with some implications for forecasting population, health care costs, and pension costs 0 0 0 11 3 4 13 45
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 5 48
Changes in the Value of Life, 1940--1980 6 6 14 161 22 26 85 1,214
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 6 33 1 3 39 191
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrangements 0 0 3 11 0 0 10 398
Do liberal home owners consume less electricity? A test of the voluntary restraint hypothesis 0 0 1 21 1 1 22 113
ENERGY CONSERVATION “NUDGES” AND ENVIRONMENTALIST IDEOLOGY: EVIDENCE FROM A RANDOMIZED RESIDENTIAL ELECTRICITY FIELD EXPERIMENT 3 8 31 88 9 29 116 347
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 0 1 4 35 0 6 34 286
Estimating Real Income in the United States from 1888 to 1994: Correcting CPI Bias Using Engel Curves 0 0 1 98 0 1 6 490
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 8 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 2 3 68 440
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 0 12 15 135 0 15 28 815
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 0 1 1 12 0 6 14 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 5 64
Health, wartime stress, and unit cohesion: Evidence from Union Army veterans 0 0 0 3 2 3 8 15
Height, Weight, Wartime Stress, and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Union Army Records 1 2 3 64 1 2 9 317
Hours of Work and the Fair Labor Standards Act: A Study of Retail and Wholesale Trade, 1938–1950 0 0 0 0 0 0 17 196
In Memoriam: Ken Sokoloff 0 0 1 27 0 1 7 110
Pensions and Retirement Among Black Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 2 1 2 5 27
Predicting Older Age Mortality Trends 0 1 1 15 1 2 10 82
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison 0 0 2 12 0 0 15 115
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity, and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 0 1 1 2 0 3 7 50
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 0 0 6 58 0 7 28 511
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 0 2 4 60 0 6 17 188
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 0 0 0 8 0 1 7 78
The Rising Price of Nonmarket Goods 0 1 3 58 0 4 21 286
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 0 2 4 33 3 9 22 182
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 0 3 8 96 6 24 69 505
Understanding mid-life and older age mortality declines: evidence from Union Army veterans 0 0 0 8 0 2 12 132
Understanding the American Decline in Social Capital, 1952--1998 0 0 0 0 3 6 43 474
Understanding the Solar Home price premium: Electricity generation and “Green” social status 0 2 11 53 1 15 91 371
Understanding the twentieth-century decline in chronic conditions among older men 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 39
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 0 0 14 0 0 9 98
What is ‘Cliometrica’? 1 1 3 102 2 3 10 293
Total Journal Articles 11 44 127 1,327 59 191 895 9,084


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Economics of Health and Mortality 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 19
Health and Labor Force Participation over the Life Cycle: Evidence from the Past 0 0 0 0 1 6 11 73
Heroes and Cowards: The Social Face of War 0 0 0 0 2 2 17 142
The Evolution of Retirement 0 0 0 0 1 3 12 28
The Evolution of Retirement: An American Economic History, 1880-1990 0 0 0 0 1 1 9 164
Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 130
Total Books 0 0 0 0 5 13 63 556


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Appendix A: Union Army Pensions and Civil War Records 0 0 0 6 0 1 6 45
Building the Armies 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 18
Conclusion 0 1 1 3 2 4 9 33
Data Appendix 0 0 0 0 2 3 8 14
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 12 32
Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 1 2 8 21
Income and Retirement 0 0 0 8 0 2 4 38
Introduction to "Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy 0 0 0 16 0 0 4 58
Learning from the Past 0 0 0 0 1 4 13 27
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 0 0 0 51 0 1 12 120
Looking to the Future 0 0 0 3 0 1 3 12
Loyalty and Sacrifice 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 64
POW Camp Survivors 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 38
Pensions and Politics 0 0 0 5 0 1 3 17
Preface 0 0 0 6 2 4 7 56
Preface 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 22
References 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 11
Slaves Become Freemen 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 22
The Evolution of Retirement 0 0 4 41 0 0 10 93
The Health of Older Men in the Past 0 0 0 6 0 1 9 29
The Homecoming of Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 1 3 10 20
The Older Worker 0 0 0 8 0 1 5 43
The Problem of Old Age 0 0 0 19 0 0 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 0 1 6 18
Work and Disease 0 0 0 6 0 0 4 20
Total Chapters 0 2 8 202 10 38 176 1,038


Statistics updated 2016-09-03