Hither Thou Shalt Come, But No Further: Reply to "The Colonial Origins of Comparative Development: An Empirical Investigation: Comment"
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We thank Robert Moffitt, the editor, for guidance. We thank Melissa Dell and Karti Subramanian for all their help and suggestions. We are also most grateful to the staff at the library at the Institute of Actuaries in London for help with the archival material. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.