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Alan Olmstead

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NBER Working Papers and Publications

September 2014Were Antebellum Cotton Plantations Factories in the Field?
with Paul W. Rhode
in Enterprising America: Businesses, Banks, and Credit Markets in Historical Perspective, William J. Collins and Robert A. Margo, editors
May 2011Responding to Climatic Challenges: Lessons from U.S. Agricultural Development
with Paul W. Rhode
in The Economics of Climate Change: Adaptations Past and Present, Gary D. Libecap and Richard H. Steckel, editors
October 2010Productivity Growth and the Regional Dynamics of Antebellum Southern Development
with Paul W. Rhode: w16494

Published: Alan L. Olmstead, “Productivity Growth and the Regional Dynamics of Antebellum Southern Development,” pp. 180 - 213 in Paul W. Rhode, Joshua L. Rosenbloom, and David F. Weiman, eds., Economic Evolution and Revolution in Historical Tim e (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2011) (with Paul W. Rhode).

June 2008Biological Innovation and Productivity Growth in the Antebellum Cotton Economy
with Paul W. Rhode: w14142

Published: Olmstead, Alan L. & Rhode, Paul W., 2008. "Biological Innovation and Productivity Growth in the Antebellum Cotton Economy," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 68(04), pages 1123-1171, December. citation courtesy of

April 2003Hog Round Marketing, Seed Quality, and Government Policy: Institutional Change in U.S. Cotton Production, 1920-1960
with Paul W. Rhode: w9612

Published: Olmstead, Alan L. and Paul W. Rhode. "Hog-Round Marketing, Seed Quality, And Government Policy: Institutional Change In U.S. Cotton Production, 1920-1960," Journal of Economic History, 2003, v63(2,Jun), 447-488. citation courtesy of

March 2002The Red Queen and the Hard Reds: Productivity Growth in American Wheat, 1800-1940
with Paul W. Rhode: w8863

Published: Olmstead, Alan L. and Paul W. Rhode. "The Red Queen And The Hard Reds: Productivity And Growth In American Wheat, 1800-1940," Journal of Economic History, 2002, v62(4,Dec), 929-966. citation courtesy of

October 2000The Diffusion of the Tractor in American Agriculture: 1910-60
with Paul W. Rhode: w7947

Published: Olmstead, Alan L. & Rhode, Paul W., 2001. "Reshaping The Landscape: The Impact And Diffusion Of The Tractor In American Agriculture, 1910 1960," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 61(03), pages 663-698, September.

 
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