When, Where, and Why? Early Industrialization in the Poor Periphery 1870-1940
NBER Working Paper No. 16344
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Paper to be presented to the Economic History Association meetings, Evanston, Illinois September 24-26, 2010. The paper draws on two related collaborative projects, one with Michael Clemens and one with Aurora Gómez Galvarriato, both of whom have my thanks. Many have contributed to the industrial output and labor productivity data base used in this paper, and they also have my thanks: Ivan Berend, Luis Bértola, Albert Carreras, Myung So Cha, Roberto Cortés Conde, Rafa Dobado, Giovanni Federico, Isao Kamata, Duol Kim, John Komlos, Pedro Lains, John Lampe, Carol Leonard, Debin Ma, Graciela Marquéz, Aldo Musacchio, Noel Maurer, Kevin O'Rourke, José Antonio Ocampo, Roger Owen, Şevket Pamuk, Dwight Perkins, Leandro Prados de la Escosura, Tom Rawski, Jim Robinson, Alan Taylor, Pierre van der Eng, and Vera Zamagni. The views expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.