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Essays in American economic history, edited by A.W. Coats and Ross M. Robertson.

; Robertson, Ross M., compiler
New York, Barnes and Noble [1969] .
ISBN 0389012068, 9780389012061

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Other Authors Robertson, Ross M.,
Subjects Economic history.
United States -- Economic conditions.
United States.
Description x, 307 pages illustrations 26 cm
Copyright Date [1969]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Aspects of quantitative research in economic history / Lance E. Davis, Jonathan R.T. Hughes and Stanley Reiter -- The reunification of economic history with economic theory / Robert W. Fogel -- Atlantic economy, 1815-1860: The U.S.A. and the Industrial revolution in Britain / J. Potter -- The legend of Eli Whitney and interchangeable parts / Robert S. Woodbury -- The New England Textile Mills and the capital markets: A study of industrial borrowing, 1840-1860 / Lance E. Davis -- Influence of the market upon technique in the iron industry in Western Pennsylvania up to 1860 / Louis C. Hunter -- The specie standard and central banking in the United States before 1860 / Richard H. Tinberlake Jr. -- The slave plantation in American agriculture / William N. Parker -- Did the Civil War retard industrialization? / Thomas C. Cochran -- The genesis of American engineering competition, 1850-1870 / D.L. Burn -- Technological change in the machine tool industry, 1840-1910 / Nathan Rosenberg -- A quantitative approach to the study of railroads in American economic growth: A report of some preliminary findings / Robert W. Fogel -- Economic validity of the safety-valve doctrine / Clarence H. Danhof -- 'Profits' and the frontier land speculator / Allan G. Bogue and Margaret B. Bogue -- The first fifty years of the national banking system -- an historical appraisal / Philip Cogan -- Management and innovations: The Winchester repeating arms company, A case study / Harold F. Williamson -- The social basis of the American system of manufacturing / John E. Sawyer -- The highway movement, 1916-1935 / Frederic L. Paxson.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)68423
(OCoLC)ocm00068423
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Coats, A. W. 1924-
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