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Economic Development in the Americas since 1500: Endowments and Institutions

Stanley L. Engerman and Kenneth L. Sokoloff

Published in November 2011 by Cambridge University Press
in NBER Book Series Long-Term Factors in Economic Development

NBER Program(s):DAE, POL

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417 pages
ISBN: 978-0-521-25137-2

Table of Contents

Front matter, table of contents, preface, acknowledgments: Stanley L. Engerman, Kenneth L. Sokoloff (bibliographic info)
Introduction: Stanley L. Engerman, Kenneth L. Sokoloff (p. 1 - 8) (bibliographic info)
1. Paths of Development: An Overview: Stanley L. Engerman, Kenneth L. Sokoloff (p. 9 - 30) (bibliographic info)
2. Factor Endowments and Institutions: Stanley L. Engerman, Kenneth L. Sokoloff, Stephen Haber (p. 31 - 56) (bibliographic info)
3. The Role of Institutions in Shaping Factor Endowments: Stanley L. Engerman, Kenneth L. Sokoloff (p. 57 - 93) (bibliographic info)
4. The Evolution of Suffrage Institutions: Stanley L. Engerman, Kenneth L. Sokoloff (p. 94 - 120) (bibliographic info)
5. The Evolution of Schooling: 1800-1925: Stanley L. Engerman, Kenneth L. Sokoloff, Elisa V. Mariscal (p. 121 - 167) (bibliographic info)
6. Inequality and the Evolution of Taxation: Kenneth L. Sokoloff, Eric M. Zolt (p. 168 - 211) (bibliographic info)
7. Land and Immigration Policies: Stanley L. Engerman, Kenneth L. Sokoloff (p. 212 - 244) (bibliographic info)
8. Politics and Banking Systems: Stephen Haber (p. 245 - 294) (bibliographic info)
9. Five Hundred Years of European Colonization: Stanley L. Engerman, Kenneth L. Sokoloff (p. 295 - 314) (bibliographic info)
10. Institutional and Non-Institutional Explanations of Economic Development: Stanley L. Engerman, Kenneth L. Sokoloff (p. 315 - 340) (bibliographic info)
Epilogue: Institutions in Political and Economic Development: Stanley L. Engerman, Kenneth L. Sokoloff (p. 341 - 359) (bibliographic info)
Bibliography, Past Publications, Index: Stanley L. Engerman, Kenneth L. Sokoloff (p. 361 - 417) (bibliographic info)
 
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