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A House of Her Own: Old Age Assistance and the Living Arrangements of Older Nonmarried Women 0 0 0 49 0 0 6 659
Agricultural Decline and the Secular Rise in Male Retirement Rates 0 0 0 38 0 3 7 838
American Living Standards, 1888-1994: Evidence From Consumer Expenditures 0 0 0 75 1 1 4 752
American Living Standards: Evidence from Recreational Expenditures 0 0 0 102 1 1 9 1,353
Becoming Oldest-Old: Evidence from Historical U.S. Data 0 0 1 47 0 0 6 336
Changes in the Value of Life: 1940-1980 0 0 1 189 0 1 11 1,292
Cowards and Heroes: Group Loyalty in the American Civil War 0 0 3 157 0 3 19 1,335
Death and the Media: Asymmetries in Infectious Disease Reporting During the Health Transition 1 1 1 59 2 2 12 256
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrange- ments 0 0 0 30 1 1 11 364
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 0 0 0 45 0 0 14 362
Energy Conservation "Nudges" and Environmentalist Ideology: Evidence from a Randomized Residential Electricity Field Experiment 0 0 4 186 2 7 35 1,213
Explaining the Changing Dynamics of Unemployment: Evidence from Civil War Records 0 0 0 11 0 0 1 1,354
Forging a New Identity: The Costs and Benefits of Diversity in Civil War Combat Units for Black Slaves and Freemen 0 0 0 144 1 6 22 2,957
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 0 0 0 169 0 0 9 1,077
Health and Labor Force Participation of Older Men, 1900-1991 0 0 0 41 1 1 8 250
Health and the Economy in the United States, from 1750 to the Present 0 0 2 129 2 6 17 204
Health, Education and Income in the United States, 1820-2000 0 0 2 126 0 2 14 97
Health, Income, and Retirement: Evidence from Nineteenth Century America 0 0 0 22 0 0 3 185
Health, Stress, and Social Networks: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 44 0 0 2 168
Hours of Work and the Fair Labor Standards Act: A Study of Retail and Wholesale Trade, 1938-1950 0 0 0 134 1 1 6 4,178
In Memorium: Robert W. Fogel 0 0 0 1 1 2 17 44
Leaders: Privilege, Sacrifice, Opportunity and Personnel Economics in the American Civil War 0 0 0 30 0 0 5 104
Less of a Luxury: The Rise of Recreation since 1888 0 0 0 134 1 2 7 812
Long-Term Declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 0 0 0 36 0 0 8 383
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 0 0 1 457 1 4 14 3,377
Long-Term declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 146
Persistent Social Networks: Civil War Veterans who Fought Together Co-Locate in Later Life 0 0 0 90 0 1 7 109
Power Couples: Changes in the Locational Choice of the College Educated, 1940-1990 0 0 2 273 3 7 14 1,701
Race and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 27 0 1 4 192
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison 0 0 0 86 1 1 11 599
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 0 0 0 7 0 0 2 75
Shame and Ostracism: Union Army Deserters Leave Home 0 0 0 49 0 1 7 642
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 0 0 0 80 0 1 9 670
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 0 0 0 22 1 2 9 405
The Political Economy of State Provided Health Insurance in the Progressive Era: Evidence from California 0 1 1 146 0 1 3 1,506
The Rise of Retirement Among African Americans: Wealth and Social Security Effects 0 0 0 33 0 2 15 245
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 0 0 0 59 2 2 7 786
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 0 0 1 276 0 3 8 1,469
Understanding Mid-Life and Older Age Mortality Declines: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 36 1 2 9 588
Understanding the Decline in Social Capital, 1952-1998 0 0 0 403 0 3 13 1,595
Understanding the Solar Home Price Premium: Electricity Generation and "Green" Social Status 0 0 2 57 0 1 22 551
Understanding the Twentieth Century Decline in Chronic Conditions Among Older Men 0 0 0 44 0 1 6 528
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 1 1 40 0 2 7 341
Union Army Veterans, All Grown Up 0 0 0 26 0 0 6 27
Union Army Veterans, All Grown Up 0 0 0 0 0 2 11 19
Wartime Health Shocks and the Postwar Socioeconomic Status and Mortality of Union Army Veterans and their Children 0 1 2 48 0 3 9 27
What is Cliometrica 0 0 0 0 0 1 10 87
Why Has California's Residential Electricity Consumption Been So Flat since the 1980s?: A Microeconometric Approach 0 0 0 85 1 4 20 748
Total Working Papers 1 4 24 4,342 24 84 478 37,006


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 1 48 1 3 13 324
A theory of technophysio evolution, with some implications for forecasting population, health care costs, and pension costs 0 1 1 18 0 3 12 91
Aggregation, rank, and some historical Engel curves 0 0 0 12 1 1 5 55
Agricultural Decline and the Secular Rise in Male Retirement Rates 0 0 0 3 0 0 7 58
Changes in the Value of Life, 1940--1980 0 1 7 173 3 19 136 1,477
Changing chronic disease rates and longterm declines in functional limitation among older men 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 23
Cowards and Heroes: Group Loyalty in the American Civil War 0 0 3 177 3 11 32 1,931
Death and the Media: Infectious Disease Reporting During the Health Transition 0 5 9 13 0 123 210 312
Declining Mortality Inequality within Cities during the Health Transition 0 1 2 54 0 4 25 277
Deserters, Social Norms, and Migration 0 0 1 35 0 8 25 243
Displacing the Family: Union Army Pensions and Elderly Living Arrangements 0 0 2 20 1 2 9 499
Do liberal home owners consume less electricity? A test of the voluntary restraint hypothesis 0 1 2 29 1 2 19 188
ENERGY CONSERVATION “NUDGES” AND ENVIRONMENTALIST IDEOLOGY: EVIDENCE FROM A RANDOMIZED RESIDENTIAL ELECTRICITY FIELD EXPERIMENT 0 3 18 178 2 14 85 725
Electricity Consumption and Durable Housing: Understanding Cohort Effects 0 0 2 45 2 5 28 361
Erratum to: A theory of technophysio, with come implications for forecasting population, health care costs, and pension costs 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 17
Estimating Real Income in the United States from 1888 to 1994: Correcting CPI Bias Using Engel Curves 0 0 2 101 1 2 11 522
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 2 2 32
Forging a New Identity: The Costs and Benefits of Diversity in Civil War Combat Units for Black Slaves and Freemen 0 0 1 31 0 1 31 586
From Mill Town to Board Room: The Rise of Women's Paid Labor 0 1 9 149 0 5 31 885
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 5 0 0 1 29
Health and Labor Force Participation of Older Men, 1900–1991 0 0 0 12 0 1 7 164
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 3 1 1 3 30
Health and the Economy in the United States from 1750 to the Present 0 0 2 85 1 4 28 276
Health, Income, and Retirement: Evidence from Nineteenth-Century America 0 0 0 2 0 0 26 95
Health, wartime stress, and unit cohesion: Evidence from Union Army veterans 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 30
Height, Weight, Wartime Stress, and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Union Army Records 0 0 1 69 0 1 6 349
Hours of Work and the Fair Labor Standards Act: A Study of Retail and Wholesale Trade, 1938–1950 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 201
Leaders: Privilege, Sacrifice, Opportunity, and Personnel Economics in the American Civil War 0 0 1 3 0 0 4 21
Pensions and Retirement Among Black Union Army Veterans 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 33
Pensions and Retirement: Evidence from Union Army Veterans 0 0 2 78 0 1 7 778
Persistent social networks: Civil war veterans who fought together co-locate in later life 0 0 2 3 2 14 31 44
Power Couples: Changes in the Locational Choice of the College Educated, 1940–1990 0 5 16 352 1 14 104 1,785
Predicting Older Age Mortality Trends 0 0 0 16 1 1 4 92
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison 0 0 0 12 1 2 8 131
Scarring and Mortality Selection Among Civil War POWs: A Long-Term Mortality, Morbidity, and Socioeconomic Follow-Up 0 0 1 3 0 0 8 68
Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps 0 1 1 70 0 6 41 637
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 2 114
The Evolution of Retirement: Summary of a Research Project 0 0 0 62 0 0 5 210
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample 0 0 0 10 0 1 5 94
The Rising Price of Nonmarket Goods 0 2 4 75 2 4 18 344
The Unequal Work Day: A Long-Term View 0 0 0 37 2 3 11 258
The Wage and the Length of the Work Day: From the 1890s to 1991 0 3 8 124 1 5 32 612
Understanding mid-life and older age mortality declines: evidence from Union Army veterans 0 0 1 10 1 1 7 144
Understanding the American Decline in Social Capital, 1952–1998 3 6 17 17 9 31 88 612
Understanding the Solar Home price premium: Electricity generation and “Green” social status 1 1 9 71 9 36 90 547
Understanding the twentieth-century decline in chronic conditions among older men 0 1 3 4 0 3 14 70
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight 0 0 1 16 0 0 6 112
Union Army veterans, all grown up 0 0 0 0 1 2 7 9
What is ‘Cliometrica’? 0 0 0 109 1 3 12 329
Total Journal Articles 4 33 129 2,364 50 340 1,273 16,824


Book File Downloads Abstract Views
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Economics of Health and Mortality 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 24
Health and Labor Force Participation over the Life Cycle: Evidence from the Past 0 0 0 0 2 2 8 124
Heroes and Cowards: The Social Face of War 0 0 0 0 2 5 28 189
The Evolution of Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 57
The Evolution of Retirement: An American Economic History, 1880-1990 0 0 0 0 6 8 28 268
Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy 0 0 0 0 1 3 19 187
Total Books 0 0 0 0 11 18 94 849


Chapter File Downloads Abstract Views
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Appendix A: Union Army Pensions and Civil War Records 0 0 0 14 0 0 5 61
Building the Armies 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 29
Conclusion 0 0 1 4 0 0 4 39
Data Appendix 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 22
Displacing the Family 0 0 0 14 0 0 2 25
Health, Education, and Income in the United States, 1820–2000 1 1 2 17 2 5 28 91
Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 35
Income and Retirement 1 1 2 21 1 1 6 56
Introduction to "Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy 0 0 0 16 0 1 5 88
Learning from the Past 0 0 0 0 1 4 7 41
Long-Term Trends in Health, Welfare, and Economic Growth in the United States 1 1 3 59 2 9 37 190
Looking to the Future 0 0 0 9 0 0 6 24
Loyalty and Sacrifice 0 0 0 0 1 2 14 96
POW Camp Survivors 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 51
Pensions and Politics 0 0 1 14 0 0 2 28
Preface 0 0 0 11 1 2 5 71
Preface 0 0 0 0 1 2 6 34
References 0 0 0 11 0 1 5 23
Slaves Become Freemen 0 0 0 0 0 4 11 40
The Evolution of Retirement 0 0 1 57 3 3 13 162
The Health of Older Men in the Past 0 0 0 6 0 0 3 34
The Homecoming of Heroes and Cowards 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 29
The Older Worker 0 0 1 17 0 0 5 65
The Problem of Old Age 0 0 0 29 0 0 2 126
The Rise of the Leisured Class 0 0 0 15 0 0 2 62
Why the U.S. Civil War 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 29
Work and Disease 0 0 0 15 0 0 4 34
Total Chapters 3 3 11 329 12 35 208 1,585


Statistics updated 2020-08-05