Immigration, Industrial Revolution and Urban Growth in the United States, 1820-1920: Factor Endowments, Technology and Geography
NBER Working Paper No. 12900
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I thank Kei-Mu Yi and seminar participants at the 2006 Regional Science Association meetings in Toronto, St. Louis Federal Reserve, and Philadelphia Federal Reserve for their comments. Financial support from Washington University is gratefully acknowledged. The views expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.