Globalisation, inequality and Swedish catch up in the late nineteenth century. Williamson’s real wage comparisons under scrutiny
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KeywordsEconomic History; Globalisation; Real wage; Convergence; Inequality;
- F31 - International Economics - - International Finance - - - Foreign Exchange
- J31 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Wages, Compensation, and Labor Costs - - - Wage Level and Structure; Wage Differentials
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