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Economic Development in the Americas since 1500: Endowments and Institutions
with Stanley L. Engerman
Published in November 2011 by Cambridge University Press

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November 2011Front matter, table of contents, preface, acknowledgments
with Stanley L. Engerman
in Economic Development in the Americas since 1500: Endowments and Institutions, Stanley L. Engerman and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
Introduction to "Economic Development in the Americas since 1500: Endowments and Institutions"
with Stanley L. Engerman
in Economic Development in the Americas since 1500: Endowments and Institutions, Stanley L. Engerman and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
Paths of Development: An Overview
with Stanley L. Engerman
in Economic Development in the Americas since 1500: Endowments and Institutions, Stanley L. Engerman and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
Factor Endowments and Institutions
with Stanley L. Engerman, Stephen Haber
in Economic Development in the Americas since 1500: Endowments and Institutions, Stanley L. Engerman and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
The Role of Institutions in Shaping Factor Endowments
with Stanley L. Engerman
in Economic Development in the Americas since 1500: Endowments and Institutions, Stanley L. Engerman and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
The Evolution of Suffrage Institutions
with Stanley L. Engerman
in Economic Development in the Americas since 1500: Endowments and Institutions, Stanley L. Engerman and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
The Evolution of Schooling: 1800-1925
with Stanley L. Engerman, Elisa V. Mariscal
in Economic Development in the Americas since 1500: Endowments and Institutions, Stanley L. Engerman and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
Inequality and the Evolution of Taxation
with Eric M. Zolt
in Economic Development in the Americas since 1500: Endowments and Institutions, Stanley L. Engerman and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
Land and Immigration Policies
with Stanley L. Engerman
in Economic Development in the Americas since 1500: Endowments and Institutions, Stanley L. Engerman and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
Five Hundred Years of European Colonization
with Stanley L. Engerman
in Economic Development in the Americas since 1500: Endowments and Institutions, Stanley L. Engerman and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
Institutional and Non-Institutional Explanations of Economic Development
with Stanley L. Engerman
in Economic Development in the Americas since 1500: Endowments and Institutions, Stanley L. Engerman and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
Epilogue: Institutions in Political and Economic Development
with Stanley L. Engerman
in Economic Development in the Americas since 1500: Endowments and Institutions, Stanley L. Engerman and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
Bibliography, Past Publications, Index
with Stanley L. Engerman
in Economic Development in the Americas since 1500: Endowments and Institutions, Stanley L. Engerman and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
October 2009The Reorganization of Inventive Activity in the United States during the Early Twentieth Century
with Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Dhanoos Sutthiphisal: w15440

Published: The Reorganization of Inventive Activity in the United States during the Early Twentieth Century, Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Kenneth L. Sokoloff, Dhanoos Sutthiphisal. in Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy, Costa and Lamoreaux. 2011

November 2008Once Upon a Time in the Americas: Land and Immigration Policies in the New World
with Stanley L. Engerman
in Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy, Dora L. Costa and Naomi R. Lamoreaux, editors
The Reorganization of Inventive Activity in the United States during the Early Twentieth Century
with Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Dhanoos Sutthiphisal
in Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy, Dora L. Costa and Naomi R. Lamoreaux, editors
July 2007Inequality and the Evolution of Institutions of Taxation: Evidence from the Economic History of the Americas
with Eric M. Zolt
in The Decline of Latin American Economies: Growth, Institutions, and Crises, Sebastian Edwards, Gerardo Esquivel and Graciela Márquez, editors
March 2006Digging the Dirt at Public Expense: Digging the Dirt at Public Expense Erie Canal and Other Public Works
with Stanley L. Engerman
in Corruption and Reform: Lessons from America's Economic History, Edward L. Glaeser and Claudia Goldin, editors
October 2005The Decline of the Independent Inventor: A Schumpterian Story?
with Naomi R. Lamoreaux: w11654
January 2005Colonialism, Inequality, and Long-Run Paths of Development
with Stanley L. Engerman: w11057
December 2004Digging the Dirt at Public Expense: Governance in the Building of the Erie Canal and Other Public Works
with Stanley Engerman: w10965

Published:

Institutions and Technological Innovation During the Early Economic Growth: Evidence from the Great Inventors of the United States, 1790-1930
with B. Zorina Khan: w10966

Published: Khan, B. Zorina and Kenneth L. Sokoloff. "Institutions And Democratic Invention In 19th-Century American: Evidence From 'Great Inventors,' 1790-1930," American Economic Review, 2004, v94(2,May), 395-401.

November 2004Financing Invention During the Second Industrial Revolution: Cleveland, Ohio, 1870-1920
with Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Margaret Levenstein: w10923

Published: Auerswald, Philip and Ant Bozkaya (eds.) Financing Entrepreneurship Elgar Reference Collection. International Library of Entrepreneurship, vol. 12. Cheltenham, U.K. and Northampton, MA: Elgar, 2008.

September 2003Institutional and Non-Institutional Explanations of Economic Differences
with Stanley L. Engerman: w9989

Published: Menard, Claude and Mary M. Shirley. Handbook of New Institutional Economics. Dordrecht and New York: Springer, 2005.

October 2002Factor Endowments, Inequality, and Paths of Development Among New World Economics
with Stanley L Engerman: w9259

Published: Stanley L. Engerman & Kenneth Lee Sokoloff, 2002. "Factor Endowments, Inequality, and Paths of Development among New World Economies," Journal of LACEA Economia, LACEA - LATIN AMERICAN AND CARIBBEAN ECONOMIC ASSOCIATION. citation courtesy of

June 2002Intermediaries in the U.S. Market for Technology, 1870-1920
with Naomi R. Lamoreaux: w9017

Published: Engerman, Stanley L., Philip T. Hoffman, Jean-Laurent Rosenthal, and Kenneth L. Sokoloff (eds.) Finance, Intermediaries, and Economic Development. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003.

April 2002Exports and Manufacturing Productivity in East Asia: A Comparative Analysis with Firm-Level Data
with Mary Hallward-Driemeier, Giuseppe Iarossi: w8894
October 2001The Evolution of Suffrage Institutions in the New World
with Stanley L. Engerman: w8512

Published: Engerman, Stanely L. and Kenneth L. Sokoloff. "The Evolution Of Suffrage Institutions In The New World," Journal of Economic History, 2005, v65(4,Dec), 891-921. citation courtesy of

May 1999Inventive Activity and the Market for Technology in the United States, 1840-1920
with Naomi R. Lamoreaux: w7107
January 1999Inventors, Firms, and the Market for Technology in the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries
with Naomi R. Lamoreaux
in Learning by Doing in Markets, Firms, and Countries, Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Daniel M. G. Raff and Peter Temin, editors
April 1997Inventors, Firms, and the Market for Technology in the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries
with Naomi R. Lamoreaux: h0098

Published:

Manufacturing Where Agriculture Predominates: Evidence from the South and Midwest in 1860
with Viken Tchakerian: h0100

Published: Sokoloff, Kenneth L. and Viken Tchakerian. "Manufacturing Where Agriculture Predominates: Evidence From The South And Midwest In 1860," Explorations in Economic History, 1997, v34(3,Jul), 243-264.

February 1997Location and Technological Change in the American Glass Industry During the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries
with Naomi R. Lamoreaux: w5938

Published: as "The Geography of Invention in the American Glass Industry, 1870 1925" Journal of Economic History, Volume: 60 Issue: 03 (September 2000) Pages: 700-729

December 1994Factor Endowments: Institutions, and Differential Paths of Growth Among New World Economies: A View from Economic Historians of the United States
with Stanley L. Engerman: h0066

Published: in Stephen Haber, ed., How Latin America Fell Behind, Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1997.

October 1992'Schemes of Practical Utility': Entrepreneurship and Innovation Among 'Great Inventors' in the United States, 1790-1865
with B. Zorina Khan: h0042

Published: Journal of Economic History, vo. 53, no. 2, pp. 289-307

January 1992The Market for Manufacturing Workers during Early Industrialization: The American Northeast, 1820 to 1860
with Georgia C. Villaflor
in Strategic Factors in Nineteenth Century American Economic History: A Volume to Honor Robert W. Fogel, Claudia Goldin and Hugh Rockoff, editors
Invention, Innovation, and Manufacturing Productivity Growth in the Antebellum Northeast
in American Economic Growth and Standards of Living before the Civil War, Robert E. Gallman and John Joseph Wallis, editors
September 1991Agricultural Seasonality and the Organization of Manufacturing During Early Industrialization: The Contrast Between Britain and the United States
with David Dollar: h0030

Published: Journal of Economic History, June 1997.

July 1991The Market for Manufacturing Workers During Early Industrialization: The American Northeast, 1820 to 1860
with Georgia C. Villaflor: h0028

Published:

December 1989The Democratization of Invention During Early Industrialization: Evidence from the United States, 1790-1846
with B. Zorina Khan: h0010

Published: Journal of Economic History, Vol. 50, No. 2, pp. 363-378, June 1990.

September 1988Inventive Activity in Early Industrial America: Evidence From Patent Records, 1790 - 1846
w2707

Published: Journal of Economic History, vol. 48, pp. 813-850, December 1988. citation courtesy of

1986Productivity Growth in Manufacturing during Early Industrialization: Evidence from the American Northeast, 1820-1860
in Long-Term Factors in American Economic Growth, Stanley L. Engerman and Robert E. Gallman, eds.
August 1985Productivity Growth in Manufacturing During Early Industrialization: Evidence from the American Northeast, 1820 to 1860
w1685

Published: Sokoloff, Kenneth L. "Productivity Growth in Manufacturing During Early Industrialization: Evidence from the American Northeast, 1820-1860," Long-Term Factors in Ameican Economic Growth, Income and Wealth Conference Volume 51, ed. by S. L. Engerman and R.E. Gallman, Chicago: UCP, 1986.

June 1984The Heights of Americans in Three Centuries: Some Economic and Demographic Implications
w1384

Published: Komlos, John (ed.) The biological standard of living on three continents: Further explorations in anthropometric history. Boulder and Oxford: Westview Press, 1995.

Investment in Fixed and Working Capital During Early Industrialization: Evidence From U.S. Manufacturing Firms
w1385

Published: Sokoloff, Kenneth L. "Investment in Fixed and Working Capital During Early Industrialization: Evidence From U.S. Manufacturing Firms." Journal of Economic History, Vol. 44, No. 2, (June 1984), pp. 545-556. citation courtesy of

Was the Transition from the Artisanal Shop to the Non-Mechanized Fctry Assoc. w/Gains in Effcny?: Evdnc. from the U.S. Mnfctr. Censuses of 1820 & 1850
w1386

Published: Sokoloff, Kenneth L. "Was the Transition from the Artisanal Shop to the Non-Mechanized Factory Associated with Gains in Efficiency?: Evidence from the Manufacturing Censuses of 1820 and 1850." Expl-orations in Economic History, Vol. 21, No. 4, (October 1984), pp. 351-382.

November 1981Women, Children, and Industrialization in the Early Republic: Evidence from the Manufacturing Censuses
with Claudia Goldin: w0795

Published: Goldin, Claudia and Kenneth Sokoloff. "Women, Children, and Industrialization in the Early Republic Evidence from the Manufacturing Censuses." Journal of Economic History, Vol. 42, No. 4, (December 1982), pp. 741-774. citation courtesy of

July 1981The Relative Productivity Hypothesis of Industrialization: The American Case, 1820-1850
with Claudia D. Goldin: w0722

Published: Goldin, Claudia and Kenneth Sokoloff. "The Relative Productivity Hypothesis of Industrialization: The American Case, 1820-1850." Quarterly Journal of Economics, (August 1984), pp. 461-487. vol.99. issue 3

July 1979Colonial and Revolutionary Muster Rolls: Some New Evidence on Nutrition and Migration in Early America
with Georgia C. Villaflor: w0374

Published: Sololoff, K.L. and G.C. Villaflor, "Migration in Colonial America: Evidence from the Militia Muster Rolls," Social Science History, Vol. 6, (Fall 1982), pp. 539-570.

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