Capital Intensity and U.S. Country Population Growth during the Late Nineteenth Century
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Keywordsurbanization; capital intensity; regional population growth; technological change;
- J61 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Mobility, Unemployment, Vacancies, and Immigrant Workers - - - Geographic Labor Mobility; Immigrant Workers
- N11 - Economic History - - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics; Industrial Structure; Growth; Fluctuations - - - U.S.; Canada: Pre-1913
- O33 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Innovation; Research and Development; Technological Change; Intellectual Property Rights - - - Technological Change: Choices and Consequences; Diffusion Processes
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- NEP-ALL-2012-03-14 (All new papers)
- NEP-DEM-2012-03-14 (Demographic Economics)
- NEP-HIS-2012-03-14 (Business, Economic & Financial History)
- NEP-URE-2012-03-14 (Urban & Real Estate Economics)
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