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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 1 47 0 1 8 629
Agricultural Decline and the Secular Rise in Male Retirement Rates 0 0 0 34 0 0 8 822
American Living Standards, 1888-1994: Evidence From Consumer Expenditures 0 0 0 75 1 4 8 733
American Living Standards: Evidence from Recreational Expenditures 0 0 0 102 1 2 7 1,325
Becoming Oldest-Old: Evidence from Historical U.S. Data 0 0 0 46 0 1 8 307
Changes in the Value of Life: 1940-1980 0 0 1 183 1 5 21 1,235
Cowards and Heroes: Group Loyalty in the American Civil War 1 2 4 152 3 4 15 1,275
Death and the Media: Asymmetries in Infectious Disease Reporting During the Health Transition 3 7 42 42 5 36 79 79
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrange- ments 0 0 1 27 1 3 13 335
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 0 2 4 42 0 4 14 295
Energy Conservation "Nudges" and Environmentalist Ideology: Evidence from a Randomized Residential Electricity Field Experiment 1 3 23 165 7 24 126 912
Explaining the Changing Dynamics of Unemployment: Evidence from Civil War Records 0 0 0 11 0 4 9 1,350
Forging a New Identity: The Costs and Benefits of Diversity in Civil War Combat Units for Black Slaves and Freemen 1 1 2 140 4 11 28 2,889
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 0 1 3 167 0 2 21 1,039
Health and Labor Force Participation of Older Men, 1900-1991 0 0 1 39 0 0 5 231
Health and the Economy in the United States, from 1750 to the Present 2 4 12 111 20 28 60 111
Health, Education and Income in the United States, 1820-2000 0 0 2 117 1 2 8 49
Health, Income, and Retirement: Evidence from Nineteenth Century America 0 0 0 20 0 1 6 177
Health, Stress, and Social Networks: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 43 0 0 3 151
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 1 1 26 2 3 11 69
Less of a Luxury: The Rise of Recreation since 1888 0 1 1 132 0 1 7 784
Long-Term Declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 0 0 0 35 0 0 7 367
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 0 0 3 448 1 2 10 3,321
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 1 9 17 1,631
Race and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 1 25 0 1 7 175
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison 0 0 0 86 0 0 5 574
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 0 0 1 6 1 4 12 52
Shame and Ostracism: Union Army Deserters Leave Home 0 0 0 48 0 2 15 619
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 1 1 1 74 3 4 15 631
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 0 0 2 22 1 2 9 382
The Political Economy of State Provided Health Insurance in the Progressive Era: Evidence from California 0 0 3 145 1 3 17 1,482
The Rise of Retirement Among African Americans: Wealth and Social Security Effects 0 0 0 31 2 4 13 217
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 0 0 0 59 0 4 9 766
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 0 1 3 267 0 2 10 1,441
Understanding Mid-Life and Older Age Mortality Declines: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 36 1 2 11 563
Understanding the Decline in Social Capital, 1952-1998 0 0 2 398 1 2 12 1,542
Understanding the Solar Home Price Premium: Electricity Generation and "Green" Social Status 0 2 3 47 1 11 63 473
Understanding the Twentieth Century Decline in Chronic Conditions Among Older Men 0 0 0 43 0 0 6 502
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 0 0 39 1 1 6 323
What is Cliometrica 0 0 0 0 0 2 8 63
Why Has California's Residential Electricity Consumption Been So Flat since the 1980s?: A Microeconometric Approach 0 1 5 76 2 14 42 640
Total Working Papers 9 27 123 4,000 62 205 768 34,860


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 4 42 2 2 17 234
A theory of technophysio evolution, with some implications for forecasting population, health care costs, and pension costs 0 0 0 11 1 3 9 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 1 1 3 45
Changes in the Value of Life, 1940--1980 1 4 9 151 2 20 88 1,158
Changing chronic disease rates and longterm declines in functional limitation among older men 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 3
Cowards and Heroes: Group Loyalty in the American Civil War 0 1 6 169 1 4 61 1,835
Deserters, Social Norms, and Migration 0 3 9 33 5 23 40 184
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrangements 0 0 1 8 2 3 12 391
Do liberal home owners consume less electricity? A test of the voluntary restraint hypothesis 0 0 5 20 3 9 25 103
ENERGY CONSERVATION “NUDGES” AND ENVIRONMENTALIST IDEOLOGY: EVIDENCE FROM A RANDOMIZED RESIDENTIAL ELECTRICITY FIELD EXPERIMENT 2 8 43 70 4 22 149 289
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 0 1 3 33 1 8 33 270
Estimating Real Income in the United States from 1888 to 1994: Correcting CPI Bias Using Engel Curves 0 1 2 98 0 3 8 488
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 1 8 28
Forging a New Identity: The Costs and Benefits of Diversity in Civil War Combat Units for Black Slaves and Freemen 0 0 2 22 8 16 65 391
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 0 0 1 120 0 1 21 791
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 21
Health and Labor Force Participation of Older Men, 1900–1991 0 0 1 11 1 1 11 87
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 2 5 21
Health, Income, and Retirement: Evidence from Nineteenth-Century America 0 0 0 1 0 1 12 62
Health, wartime stress, and unit cohesion: Evidence from Union Army veterans 0 0 0 3 0 2 3 10
Height, Weight, Wartime Stress, and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Union Army Records 0 0 1 61 1 2 8 312
Hours of work and the Fair Labor Standards Act: A study of retail and wholesale trade, 1938û1950 0 0 0 0 0 1 16 182
In Memoriam: Ken Sokoloff 1 1 1 27 2 3 4 107
Pensions and Retirement Among Black Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 2 0 1 3 25
Pensions and Retirement: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 73 0 3 6 631
Power Couples: Changes in the Locational Choice of the College Educated, 1940–1990 0 2 7 298 4 20 68 1,350
Predicting Older Age Mortality Trends 0 0 1 14 2 3 5 76
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison 0 1 2 12 2 4 14 107
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity, and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 0 0 0 1 0 0 11 45
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 2 2 6 56 3 7 31 495
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 6 102
The Evolution of Retirement: Summary of a Research Project 0 0 2 57 0 2 9 176
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 0 0 0 8 0 2 11 74
The Rising Price of Nonmarket Goods 1 1 2 56 1 6 20 276
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 0 0 0 29 0 2 8 163
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 0 2 6 92 9 15 36 455
Understanding mid-life and older age mortality declines: evidence from Union Army veterans 0 0 1 8 0 1 12 122
Understanding the American Decline in Social Capital, 1952--1998 0 0 0 0 0 22 36 458
Understanding the Solar Home price premium: Electricity generation and “Green” social status 0 2 12 48 3 19 94 340
Understanding the twentieth-century decline in chronic conditions among older men 0 0 0 0 3 3 10 37
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 0 0 14 0 2 11 93
What is ‘Cliometrica’? 0 1 7 101 0 1 13 287
Total Journal Articles 8 31 134 1,789 62 244 1,008 12,404


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Economics of Health and Mortality 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 17
Health and Labor Force Participation over the Life Cycle: Evidence from the Past 0 0 0 0 1 2 8 65
Heroes and Cowards: The Social Face of War 0 0 0 0 1 6 18 134
The Evolution of Retirement 0 0 0 0 1 2 7 19
The Evolution of Retirement: An American Economic History, 1880-1990 0 0 0 0 0 2 16 161
Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy 0 0 0 0 1 3 12 127
Total Books 0 0 0 0 4 16 65 523


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Appendix A: Union Army Pensions and Civil War Records 0 0 1 6 1 2 7 42
Building the Armies 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 14
Conclusion 0 0 1 2 1 2 11 28
Data Appendix 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7
Displacing the Family 0 0 0 7 0 0 2 13
Health, Education, and Income in the United States, 1820-2000 1 1 3 4 1 2 6 24
Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 1 2 5 17
Income and Retirement 0 0 0 8 0 0 2 35
Introduction to "Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy 0 0 0 16 0 1 12 57
Learning from the Past 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 19
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 0 0 2 51 1 1 6 112
Looking to the Future 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 10
Loyalty and Sacrifice 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 60
POW Camp Survivors 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 32
Pensions and Politics 0 0 0 5 0 0 1 15
Preface 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 16
Preface 0 0 0 6 0 0 14 50
References 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 10
Slaves Become Freemen 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 14
The Evolution of Retirement 0 1 4 38 1 2 7 86
The Health of Older Men in the Past 0 0 1 6 1 2 6 23
The Homecoming of Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 13
The Older Worker 0 0 0 8 0 1 3 40
The Problem of Old Age 0 0 0 19 0 0 1 104
The Rise of the Leisured Class 0 0 0 7 0 0 3 46
Why the U.S. Civil War 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 14
Work and Disease 0 0 0 6 1 1 3 18
Total Chapters 1 2 12 196 8 20 123 919


Statistics updated 2016-02-03