'Mechanization Takes Command': Inanimate Power and Labor Productivity in Late Nineteenth Century American Manufacturing
NBER Working Paper No. 27436
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We acknowledge helpful comments from Joel Mokyr and workshop participants at the University of Michigan; NYU-Stern; Yale University; University of Southern Denmark; the Economic History @ UdeSA Conference, Buenos Aires, Argentina; the 2019 Economic History Association conference, Atlanta GA; and the Danish Society for Economic and Social History conference, Copenhagen, Denmark. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.