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1.

The Economic Effects of the Abolition of Serfdom: Evidence from the Russian Empire

American Economic Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 124 Posted: 27 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2017
Accepted Paper Series
New Economic School and Paris School of Economics (PSE)

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2.

Halal Tourism Industry in Indonesia: Potential and Prospects

International Review of Management and Marketing, Vol. 7, No. 3, 2017
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2017
Accepted Paper Series
IAIN Syekh Nurjati Cirebon (State Islamic Institute Syekh Nurjati Cirebon)
Downloads 1,721
3.

Jewish Persecutions and Weather Shocks: 1100-1800

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 13-06
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 06 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Michigan at Dearborn, George Mason University - Department of EconomicsState University of New York (SUNY) - Buffalo and George Mason University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,424
4.

Witchcraft, Weather and Economic Growth in Renaissance Europe

Journal of Economic Perspectives, Winter 2004
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Mar 2004
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,025
5.

Property Rights and Contract Form in Medieval Europe

11 Am. L. & Econ. Rev. 399 (2009), Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 969797
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 31 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Emory University School of Law
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6.

Persistent Inefficiency: Adam Smith’s Theory of Slavery and Its Abolition in Western Europe

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Stanford University, Department of Political Science
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7.

Risk, Cooperation and the Economic Origins of Social Trust: An Empirical Investigation

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Mar 2010
Working Paper Series
Catalan Institution of Research and Advanced Studies (ICREA)
Downloads 552
8.

International Law, Ground Water Resources, and the Danube Dam Case

GAMBLING WITH GROUNDWATER-PHYSICAL, CHEMICAL, AND BIOLOGICAL ASPECTS OF AQUIFER-STREAM RELATIONS, John Van Brahana, ed., 1998
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 10 Aug 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Texas A&M University School of Law and Kent State University
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9.

How Blackstone Became a Blackstonian

Theoretical Inquiries in Law, vol. 10, 103-126 (2009) http://www7.tau.ac.il/ojs/index.php/til/article/view/704
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
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10.

The First Real Estate Bubble? Land Prices and Rents in Medieval England C. 1300-1500

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 26 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Reading - ICMA Centre, University of Reading - ICMA Centre and University of Reading
Downloads 388
11.

The Expansion of Trade and the Development of European Industry to 1600

Dartmouth Economics Working Paper No. 00-20
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 20 Mar 2001
Working Paper Series
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics
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12.

Application of International Water Law to Transboundary Groundwater Resources, and the Slovak-Hungarian Dispute Over Gabcikovo-Nagymaros

Suffolk Transnational Law Review, Vol. 19, p. 67, 1995
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Nov 2004 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Texas A&M University School of Law
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13.

The Stolypin Reform and Agricultural Productivity in Late Imperial Russia

Number of pages: 76 Posted: 01 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin-Madison and New Economic School
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14.

Endogenous Matching and the Empirical Determinants of Contract Form

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 Aug 2001
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and Bocconi University - Department of Economics

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15.

The Expansion of Trade and the Transformation of Agriculture in Pre-Industrial Europe

Dartmouth Economics Working Paper No. 00-13
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 25 Feb 2001
Working Paper Series
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics
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16.

The Effects of Land Redistribution: Evidence from the French Revolution

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 17-29
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Susquehanna University, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of EconomicsState University of New York (SUNY) - Buffalo

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17.

A Finance Approach to Understanding Patterns of Land Tenure

Dartmouth College Economics Working Paper No. 01-12
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 24 Sep 2001
Working Paper Series
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics
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18.

Anaerobic Digestion as a Renewable Energy Source and Waste Management Technology: What Must Be Done for this Technology to Realize Success in the United States?

University of Massachusetts Law Review, Vol. 9, 2014
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Washburn University School of Law
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19.

Calculating Profit: A Historical Perspective on the Development of Capitalism

Accounting, Organizations and Society, Vol. 35, No. 2, pp. 205-221, February 2010
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 21 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Leeds - Faculty of Business
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20.

Property Rights, Land Liquidity and Internal Migration

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 25 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
National Research University Higher School of Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison and New Economic School
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21.

Understanding Adam Smith’s 'General Principles of Law and Politics': A Linear Reconstruction of Istvan Hont's Contribution

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2018
Working Paper Series
Stanford University, Department of Political Science
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22.

Advance Contracts for the Sale of Wool in Medieval England: An Undeveloped and Inefficient Market?

ISMA Centre Discussion Paper in Finance No. 05-01
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Jun 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Reading - ICMA Centre, University of Reading - ICMA Centre and King's College London
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23.

Malthus Meets Luther: The Economics Behind the German Reformation

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6010
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Aug 2016
Working Paper Series
Tilburg University - Department of Economics and Tilburg University - Tilburg University School of Economics and Management
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24.

Political Fragmentation and Technology Adoption: Watermill Construction in Feudal France

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 05 Dec 2006
Working Paper Series
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
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25.

The Economic Consequences of Population Growth in Italy: From the 13th Century to 1900: A Discussion on the Mathusian Dynamics

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Naples, Parthenope
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26.

Business Rivalry in the Colonial Atlantic: A Five Forces Analysis

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Mar 2013
Working Paper Series
Mount Royal University - Bissett School of Business
Downloads 126
27.

What Drives Long-Term Biodiversity Change? New Insights from Combining Economics, Paleo-Ecology, and Environmental History

RFF Discussion Paper No. 07-23
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Glasgow - Department of Economics, Athens University of Economics and Business - Department of International and European Economic Studies, University of Stirling - Economics Department, University of Stirling - AHRC Centre for Environmental History, University of Dundee - History Department and Colorado State University, Fort Collins - Department of Economics
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28.

Gender Discrimination in Property Rights

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7938
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Feb 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Bologna - Department of Economics and University of Messina - Department of Economics
Downloads 123
29.

Famine, Finance, and Adjustment to Environmental Shock: Microcredit and the Great Famine in Ireland

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 26 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
Harvard University
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30.

A Reappraisal of the Freehold Property Market in Late Medieval England

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Reading - ICMA Centre, University of Reading - ICMA Centre and University of Reading
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31.

Lessons of the Spanish Empire, or the Curse of Resource Abundance

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration
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32.

Law and Peace: Contracts and the Success of the Danish Dairy Cooperatives

Univ. of Copenhagen Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 11-11
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 13 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics, University of East Anglia - Centre for Competition Policy (CCP) and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics
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33.

Κράτος και Οικονομία Στην Ελλάδα.Μια Ιστορική Τυπολογία (State and Economy in Greece.A Historical Typology)

in Theodoros Sakellaropoulos(ed),(1993),Neoelliniki Koinonia.Historikes kai Koinonikes Proseggises (Neohellenic Society.Historical and Critical Aspects),Krtiki Pub.,Athens,pp. 189-246.
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 24 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Panteion University of Athens
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34.

Riparian Rights in Lower Canada and Canada East: Inter-Imperial Legal Influences

in Imperial Co-operation and Transfer, 1870-1930: Empires and Encounters 107-125 (Roland Cvetkovski & Volker Barth eds., Bloomsbury, 2015)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law
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35.

The Wheels of Change: Technology Adoption, Millwrights, and Persistence in Britain’s Industrialization

Number of pages: 77 Posted: 02 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2020
Working Paper Series
Northwestern University - Department of Economics, University of Haifa and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

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36.

Cartels, Managerial Incentives, and Productive Efficiency in German Coal Mining, 1881-1913

MPI Collective Goods Preprint, No. 2008/13
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods and Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
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37.

Is Cartelisation Profitable? A Case Study of the Rhenish Westphalian Coal Syndicate, 1893-1913

MPI Collective Goods Preprint, No. 2009/9
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
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38.

The Georgian and Victorian Houses of Troon

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Nov 2019
Working Paper Series
University of the Witwatersrand, LINK Centre
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39.

Colonel William Fullarton of Fullarton

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 Nov 2019
Working Paper Series
University of the Witwatersrand, LINK Centre
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40.

Ploughs, Fairs and Skills: the Volga Germans and Technology Adoption in Late Imperial Russia

Higher School of Economics Research Paper No. WP BRP 220/EC/2019
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 22 May 2020
Working Paper Series
National Research University Higher School of Economics and National Research University Higher School of Economics
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Medieval Property Investors, C. 1300-1500

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Reading - ICMA Centre, University of Reading - ICMA Centre and University of Reading
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42.

Forecast Based Pricing of Weather Derivatives

SFB 649 Discussion Paper 2012-027
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Jan 2017
Working Paper Series
Blockchain Research Center, Humboldt University of Berlin and Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Department of Agricultural Economics
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43.

The 'Transaction Cost Approach' and the Performance of the Belgian Dairy Co-Operatives Before 1940

Working Papers on Social and Co-operative Entrepreneurship WP-SCE 09-02
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2009
Working Paper Series
KU Leuven - Faculty of Business and Economics (FEB)
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44.

The Portuguese Agriculture, 1703-1820: Extensive Growth and Market Expansion.

Chapter in: Dulce Freire and Pedro Lains (eds), An Agrarian History of Portugal, 1000-2000: Economic Development on the European Frontier. Leiden/Boston: Brill, 2017 (e-book 2016), pp. 132-171
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL)
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45.

Challenges of Formal Social Security Systems in Sudan

Global Journal of Human Social Science, Vol. 11, No. 2, March 2011
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 12 Aug 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Al-Neelain University - Department of Economics

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46.

The Portuguese Concelhos and Forais: A Case in Institutional History from the Eleventh to the Mid Thirteenth Centuries

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID)
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Urbanization and Growth: Why Did the Splendor of the Italian Cities in the Sixteenth Century Not Lead to Transition?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5038
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 05 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Naples, Parthenope and University of Naples Parthenope - Department of Economic Studies (DES)
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The Downton Abbey Effect: 18th and 19th Century British Aristocratic Marriages and Agricultural Prices

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 07 Jun 2021
Working Paper Series
Washington University in St. Louis - John M. Olin Business School

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The Next World and the New World: Relief, Migration, and the Great Irish Famine

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Dec 2018
Working Paper Series
University College Dublin (UCD)
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