The distinct seasonality of early modern casual labor and the short durations of individual working years: Sweden 1500-1800
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Keywordsworking year; seasonal work; labor patterns; early modern; Sweden;
- J23 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Labor Demand
- N13 - Economic History - - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics; Industrial Structure; Growth; Fluctuations - - - Europe: Pre-1913
- N34 - Economic History - - Labor and Consumers, Demography, Education, Health, Welfare, Income, Wealth, Religion, and Philanthropy - - - Europe: 1913-
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- NEP-HIS-2019-01-28 (Business, Economic & Financial History)
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