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Prosperity and depression in the european economy and during interwar years (1913-1950) : an introduction

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  • Joan R. Roses

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  • Nikolaus Wolf

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We survey aggregate growth in a sample of 27 European countries during the interwar period. We discuss the available data, possible explanations for a slowdown in growth rates and test the explanatory power of several hypotheses put forward in the literature.

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Paper provided by Universidad Carlos III, Departamento de Historia Económica e Instituciones in its series Working Papers in Economic History with number wp08-10.

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Keywords: Aggregate Growth; Interwar Period; Europe;

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