The Industrial Revolution as the Escape from the Malthusian Trap
AbstractArgues that the Industrial Revolution occurred at a time when the demographic system ceased to be Malthusian.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University of Munich, Department of Economics in its series Discussion Papers in Economics with number 57.
Date of creation: Jul 2003
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industrial revolution; Malthusian trap;
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- John Komlos, . "The Industrial Revolution as the Escape from the Malthusian Trap," Articles by John Komlos, Department of Economics, University of Munich 5, Department of Economics, University of Munich.
- N33 - Economic History - - Labor and Consumers, Demography, Education, Health, Welfare, Income, Wealth, Religion, and Philanthropy - - - Europe: Pre-1913
- N63 - Economic History - - Manufacturing and Construction - - - Europe: Pre-1913
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- Sascha O. Becker & Erik Hornung & Ludger Woessmann, 2009.
"Catch Me If You Can: Education and Catch-up in the Industrial Revolution,"
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- Komlos, John & Baten, JÃ¶rg, 2003. "Looking Backward and Looking Forward: Anthropometric Research and the Development of Social Science History," Discussion Papers in Economics, University of Munich, Department of Economics 59, University of Munich, Department of Economics.
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