Assessing Economic Performance among North American Manufacturing Establishments, 1870/71: Data, Methodology and Measurement Issues
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- Michael N.A. Hinton, 2012. "Infant Industry Protection and the Growth of Canada's Cotton Mills: A Test of the Chang Hypothesis," Working Paper series 55_12, Rimini Centre for Economic Analysis.
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KeywordsProductivity Measurement; International Performance Comparisons; North American Industrialization;
- N01 - Economic History - - General - - - Development of the Discipline: Historiographical; Sources and Methods
- N61 - Economic History - - Manufacturing and Construction - - - U.S.; Canada: Pre-1913
- O14 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Industrialization; Manufacturing and Service Industries; Choice of Technology
- O47 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity - - - Empirical Studies of Economic Growth; Aggregate Productivity; Cross-Country Output Convergence
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- NEP-ALL-2006-02-26 (All new papers)
- NEP-EFF-2006-02-26 (Efficiency & Productivity)
- NEP-HIS-2006-02-26 (Business, Economic & Financial History)
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