Were Free Southern Farmers "Driven to Indolence" by Slavery? A Stochastic Production Frontier Approach
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- N51 - Economic History - - Agriculture, Natural Resources, Environment and Extractive Industries - - - U.S.; Canada: Pre-1913
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