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The Female Labor Force and American Economic Growth,1890-1980

In: Long-Term Factors in American Economic Growth


  • Claudia Goldin


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  • Claudia Goldin, 1986. "The Female Labor Force and American Economic Growth,1890-1980," NBER Chapters,in: Long-Term Factors in American Economic Growth, pages 557-604 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  • Handle: RePEc:nbr:nberch:9688

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    1. Abbott, Edith, 1910. "Women in Industry: A Study in American Economic History," History of Economic Thought Books, McMaster University Archive for the History of Economic Thought, number abbott1910.
    2. Gronau, Reuben, 1977. "Leisure, Home Production, and Work-The Theory of the Allocation of Time Revisited," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 85(6), pages 1099-1123, December.
    3. Goldin, Claudia & Sokoloff, Kenneth, 1982. "Women, Children, and Industrialization in the Early Republic: Evidence from the Manufacturing Censuses," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 42(04), pages 741-774, December.
    4. Carter, Susan B. & Prus, Mark, 1982. "The Labor Market and the American High School Girl 1890–1928," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 42(01), pages 163-171, March.
    5. Nickless, Pamela J., 1979. "A New Look at Productivity in the New England Cotton Textile Industry, 1830–1860," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 39(04), pages 889-910, December.
    6. Fishlow, Albert, 1966. "Levels of Nineteenth-Century American Investment in Education," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 26(04), pages 418-436, December.
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