Made in America? The New World, the Old, and the Industrial Revolution
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An edited version of this paper (sans tables and appendices) is forthcoming in American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings in May 2008. We thank Nick Crafts and Knick Harley for providing us with details of their previous models, and our ASSA session, especially our discussant Barry Eichengreen, for helpful comments. All errors are ours. The views expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.