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The transformation of the American economy, 1865-1914; an essay in interpretation.


New York, Wiley [1971] .
ISBN 9780471390039, 0471390038

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Subjects Economic history.
Economische situatie.
États-Unis -- Conditions économiques -- 1865-1918.
United States -- Economic conditions -- 1865-1918.
United States.
Series Wiley series in American economic history.
Description xv, 143 pages illustrations 24 cm.
Copyright Date [1971]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 128-137).
Contents Progress and poverty -- I. Making sense of the facts -- History and theory -- Market organization -- The economics of information -- Investment and economic growth -- Transformation -- II. Economic growth and transformation -- Output and price trends -- Population growth -- The sources of greater productivity -- A digression: how growth began -- III. The rise of cities -- The urban transformation -- The economics of improving urban health -- Urbanization and invention -- City versus country: the nature of the choice -- IV. The ups and downs of the farmer -- Agricultural [sic] development -- The farmer's complaints -- The learning process in argiculture [sic] -- V. Growth and inequality -- Regional disparities in development -- Immigrants and "exploitation" -- Inequalities between whites and blacks -- Was progress worth its price? -- The sources of economic growth.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)209513
(OCoLC)ocm00209513
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Higgs, Robert.
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