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Frank D. Lewis

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This person is deceased (Date: 14 Mar 2018)
First Name:Frank
Middle Name:D.
Last Name:Lewis
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RePEc Short-ID:ple209
Terminal Degree:1976 Economics Department; University of Rochester (from RePEc Genealogy)

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Working papers

  1. Ann Carlos & Frank D. Lewis, 2010. "Property Rights, Standards Of Living, And Economic Growth: Western Canadian Cree," Working Paper 1232, Economics Department, Queen's University.
  2. Ann Carlos & Frank D. Lewis, 2009. "Resources, Trade, And The Aboriginal Population: Lessons From The 1780s Smallpox Epidemic In The Hudson Bay Region," Working Paper 1231, Economics Department, Queen's University.
  3. Alexander Armstrong & Frank D. Lewis, 2009. "Capital Constraints And European Migration To Canada: Evidence From The 1920s Passenger Lists," Working Paper 1230, Economics Department, Queen's University.
  4. Michael Huberman & Frank D. Lewis, 2007. "Bend It Like Beckham: Hours And Wages Across Forty-eight Countries In 1900," Working Paper 1229, Economics Department, Queen's University.
  5. Frank D Lewisf, 2006. "Compensation and the Abandoned Property of the 1948 Palestinian Refugees: Assessment and Implications," Working Paper 1117, Economics Department, Queen's University.
  6. Frank D. Lewis & M.C. Urquhart, 1997. "Growth And The Standard Of Living In A Pioneer Economy: Upper Canada, 1826 To 1851," Working Paper 950, Economics Department, Queen's University.
  7. Ann Carlos & Frank Lewis, 1991. "The Profitability of Early Canadian Railroads: Evidence from the Grand Trunk and Great Western Railway Companies Spring 1991," Working Paper 814, Economics Department, Queen's University.
  8. Richard Arnott & Frank Lewis & Nancy Olewiler, 1988. "Cigarette Smoking and Quitting: A Life-Cycle Approach," Working Paper 709, Economics Department, Queen's University.
  9. Frank Lewis & Richard Arnott & Nancy Olewiler, 1988. "The Private Cost of Cigarette Smoking," Boston College Working Papers in Economics 178, Boston College Department of Economics.
  10. Frank Lewis & Mary MacKinnon, 1986. "Government Loan Guarantees and the Failure of the Canadian Northern Railway," Working Paper 645, Economics Department, Queen's University.
  11. Frank D. Lewis, 1984. "The Demand for Life Insurance: An Empirical Approach," Working Paper 579, Economics Department, Queen's University.
  12. Frank D. Lewis & David R. Robinson, 1983. "The Timing of Railway Construction on the Canadian Prairies," Working Paper 522, Economics Department, Queen's University.
  13. Frank D. Lewis & Marvin McInnis, 1981. "Agricultural Output and Efficiency in Lower Canada, 1851," Working Paper 451, Economics Department, Queen's University.
  14. Frank D. Lewis, 1980. "A Simulation Model of Agricultural Settlement Applied to the Canadian Prairies, 1898-1911," Working Paper 392, Economics Department, Queen's University.
  15. Frank D. Lewis, 1980. "The Impact of Fertility Decline on Savings Rates in the Unites States, 1830-1900," Working Paper 393, Economics Department, Queen's University.
  16. Lewis, Frank D. & Goldin, Claudia, 1978. "The Post-Bellum Recovery of the South and the Cost of the Civil War: Comment," Scholarly Articles 2645467, Harvard University Department of Economics.
  17. Richard Arnott & Frank D. Lewis, 1977. "The Transition of Land to Urban Use," Working Paper 267, Economics Department, Queen's University.
  18. Frank D. Lewis, 1976. "The Impact of Investment in Education on Wage Rates in the United States: 1870 and 1900," Working Paper 252, Economics Department, Queen's University.
  19. Lewis, Frank & Goldin, Claudia, 1975. "The Economic Cost of the American Civil War: Estimates and Implications," Scholarly Articles 2662305, Harvard University Department of Economics.

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Articles

  1. Gillian C. Hamilton & Ian Keay & Frank D. Lewis, 2017. "Contributions to Canadian economic history: The last 30 years," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 50(5), pages 1632-1657, December.
  2. Alex Armstrong & Frank D. Lewis, 2017. "Transatlantic wage gaps and the migration decision: Europe–Canada in the 1920s," Cliometrica, Springer;Cliometric Society (Association Francaise de Cliométrie), vol. 11(2), pages 153-182, May.
  3. Lewis, Frank D., 2017. "Barbara L. Solow. The Economic Consequences of the Atlantic Slave Trade. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2014. 140 pp. ISBN 978-0-7391-9246-7, $79.00 (cloth)," Enterprise & Society, Cambridge University Press, vol. 18(03), pages 728-730, September.
  4. Harris, Richard & Keay, Ian & Lewis, Frank, 2015. "Protecting infant industries: Canadian manufacturing and the national policy, 1870–1913," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 56(C), pages 15-31.
  5. Carlos, Ann M. & Lewis, Frank D., 2012. "Smallpox and Native American mortality: The 1780s epidemic in the Hudson Bay region," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 49(3), pages 277-290.
  6. Alex Armstrong & Frank D. Lewis, 2012. "International migration with capital constraints: interpreting migration from the Netherlands to Canada in the 1920s," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 45(2), pages 732-754, May.
  7. Gang Chen & Frank Lewis, 2011. "Coordination of networked systems on digraphs with multiple leaders via pinning control," International Journal of Systems Science, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 43(2), pages 368-384.
  8. Eltis, David & Lewis, Frank D. & McIntyre, Kimberly, 2010. "Accounting for the Traffic in Africans: Transport Costs on Slaving Voyages," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 70(04), pages 940-963, December.
  9. Lewis, Frank D., 2007. "Compensation and the abandoned property of the 1948 Palestinian refugees: Assessment and implications," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 44(4), pages 523-537, October.
  10. Eltis, David & Lewis, Frank D. & Richardson, David, 2006. "Slave Prices, the African Slave Trade, and Productivity in Eighteenth-Century South Carolina: A Reassessment," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 66(04), pages 1054-1065, December.
  11. David Eltis & Frank D. Lewis & David Richardson, 2005. "Slave prices, the African slave trade, and productivity in the Caribbean, 1674-1807 -super-1," Economic History Review, Economic History Society, vol. 58(4), pages 673-700, November.
  12. Carlos, Ann M. & Lewis, Frank D., 2002. "Marketing in the Land of Hudson Bay: Indian Consumers and the Hudson's Bay Company, 1670–1770," Enterprise & Society, Cambridge University Press, vol. 3(02), pages 285-317, June.
  13. Carlos, Ann M. & Lewis, Frank D., 2001. "Trade, Consumption, And The Native Economy: Lessons From York Factory, Hudson Bay," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 61(04), pages 1037-1064, December.
  14. Frank D. Lewis, 2001. "Farm settlement with imperfect capital markets: a life-cycle application to Upper Canada, 1826-1851," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 34(1), pages 174-195, February.
  15. Lewis, Frank D., 2001. "American Indians in the Marketplace: Persistence and Innovation among the Menominees and Metlakatlans, 1870 1920. By Brian C. Hosmer. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1999. Pp. xvi, 309. $35.00," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 61(04), pages 1141-1142, December.
  16. Lewis, Frank D., 2000. "From Slavery to Freedom: Comparative Studies in the Rise and Fall of Atlantic Slavery. By Seymour Drescher. Forward by Stanley Engerman. New York: New York University Press, 1999. Pp. xxv, 454. $45.00," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 60(02), pages 596-597, June.
  17. Ann M. Carlos & Frank D. Lewis, 1999. "Property Rights, Competition and Depletion in the Eighteenth-Century Canadian Fur Trade: The Role of the European Market," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 32(3), pages 705-728, May.
  18. Lewis, Frank D., 1996. "Agricultural Property and the 1948 Palestinian Refugees: Assessing the Loss," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 33(2), pages 169-194, April.
  19. Carlos Ann M. & Lewis Frank D., 1995. "The Creative Financing of an Unprofitable Enterprise: The Grand Trunk Railway of Canada, 1853-1881," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 32(3), pages 273-301, July.
  20. Lewis, Frank, 1993. "Close Ties: Railways, Government, and the Board of Railway Commissioners, 1851–1933. By Ken Cruikshank. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1991. Pp. xiv, 287. $44.95," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 53(01), pages 201-202, March.
  21. Carlos, Ann M. & Lewis, Frank D., 1993. "Indians, the Beaver, and the Bay: The Economics of Depletion in the Lands of the Hudson's Bay Company, 1700–1763," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 53(03), pages 465-494, September.
  22. Frank D. Lewis, 1990. "Australia: an economical prison? A reply," Economic History Review, Economic History Society, vol. 43(3), pages 477-482, August.
  23. Lewis, Frank D., 1990. "No Paradise for Workers: Capitalism and the Common People in Australia, 1788–1914. By Ken Buckley and Ted Wheelwright. New York: Oxford University Press, 1988. Pp. vii, 296. $42.50," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 50(01), pages 209-210, March.
  24. Lewis, Frank D, 1989. "Dependents and the Demand for Life Insurance," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 79(3), pages 452-467, June.
  25. Lewis, Frank D., 1988. "The Australian Economy in the Long Run. Edited by Maddock Rodney and McLean Ian W.. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1986. Pp. xi, 372. $42.50," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 48(03), pages 770-772, September.
  26. Frank Lewis, 1988. "The cost of convict transportation from Britain to Australia, 1796-1810," Economic History Review, Economic History Society, vol. 41(4), pages 507-524, November.
  27. Lewis, Frank & MacKinnon, Mary, 1987. "Government Loan Guarantees and the Failure of the Canadian Northern Railway," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 47(01), pages 175-196, March.
  28. Frank D. Lewis & David R. Robinson, 1984. "The Timing of Railway Construction on the Canadian Prairies," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 17(2), pages 340-352, May.
  29. Lewis, Frank D., 1984. "Railroads and Land Grant Policy: A Study in Government Intervention. By Lloyd J. Mercer. New York: Academic Press, 1982. Pp. xvi, 268. $34.00," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 44(03), pages 896-897, September.
  30. Lewis, Frank D, 1983. "Fertility and Savings in the United States: 1830-1900," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 91(5), pages 825-840, October.
  31. Lewis, Frank D., 1983. "The Canadian Prairie West and the Ranching Frontier, 1874–1924. By David H. Breen, Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1983. Pp. xiii, 302. $28.95," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 43(04), pages 1054-1055, December.
  32. Lewis, Frank D., 1981. "Farm Settlement on the Canadian Prairies, 1898 to 1911," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 41(03), pages 517-535, September.
  33. Lewis, Frank & McInnis, Marvin, 1980. "The Efficiency of the French-Canadian Farmer in the Nineteenth Century," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 40(03), pages 497-514, September.
  34. Goldin, Claudia D. & Lewis, Frank D., 1980. "The role of exports in American economic growth during the napoleonic wars, 1793 to 1807," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 17(1), pages 6-25, January.
  35. Lewis, Frank D., 1979. "Explaining the Shift of Labor from Agriculture to Industry in the United States: 1869 to 1899," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 39(03), pages 681-698, September.
  36. Arnott, Richard J & Lewis, Frank D, 1979. "The Transition of Land to Urban Use," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 87(1), pages 161-169, February.
  37. Goldin, Claudia & Lewis, Frank D., 1978. "The Post-Bellum Recovery of the South and the Cost of the Civil War: Comment," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 38(02), pages 487-492, June.
  38. Lewis, Frank D, 1975. "The Canadian Wheat Boom and Per Capita Income: New Estimates," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 83(6), pages 1249-1257, December.
  39. Goldin, Claudia D. & Lewis, Frank D., 1975. "The Economic Cost of the American Civil War: Estimates and Implications," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 35(02), pages 299-326, June.

Chapters

  1. Ann M. Carlos & Frank Lewis, 1992. "The Profitability of Early Canadian Railroads: Evidence from the Grand Trunk and Great Western Railway Companies," NBER Chapters,in: Strategic Factors in Nineteenth Century American Economic History: A Volume to Honor Robert W. Fogel, pages 401-426 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

Books

  1. Eltis,David & Lewis,Frank D. & Sokoloff,Kenneth L. (ed.), 2009. "Human Capital and Institutions," Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press, number 9780521769587.

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  1. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (2) 2010-02-13 2010-02-13
  2. NEP-LTV: Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty (1) 2010-02-13
  3. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (1) 2010-02-13

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