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Economic History and Contemporary Challenges to Globalization

Kevin Hjortshøj O'Rourke

NBER Working Paper No. 25364
Issued in December 2018
NBER Program(s):The Program on the Development of the American Economy, The International Trade and Investment Program

The paper surveys three economic history literatures that can speak to contemporary challenges to globalization: the literature on the anti-globalization backlash of the nineteenth century, focused largely on trade and migration; the literature on the Great Depression, focused largely on capital flows, the gold standard, and protectionism; and the literature on trade and warfare.

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Document Object Identifier (DOI): 10.3386/w25364

Published: Kevin Hjortshøj O’Rourke, 2019. "Economic History and Contemporary Challenges to Globalization," The Journal of Economic History, vol 79(2), pages 356-382. citation courtesy of

 
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