Dynamics and Stagnation in the Malthusian Epoch
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The authors are grateful to a co-editor, four anonymous referees, and Yona Rubinstein for detailed and insightful comments, and to David de la Croix, Peter Howitt, Oksana Leukhina, Ross Levine, Joachim Voth, and David Weil for helpful suggestions. Nathan Greenberg provided able research assistance. Financial support from the Watson Institute at Brown University is gratefully acknowledged. Galor's research is supported by NSF grant SES-0921573. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.