A New Economic View of American History

A New Economic View of American History

From Colonial Times to 1940

Book - 1994
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Baker & Taylor
Using economic theory, computers, and statistical inference, nine essays answer questions on slavery as a profitable enterprise, the railroads, the causes of the Great Depression, and the New Deal

Norton Pub
New sources of data, together with advances in theory, offer the opportunity for a fresh look at old and new questions.

Blackwell North Amer
This book asks such questions as: did mercantilism cause the American Revolution?; was slavery profitable?; and what were the causes of the Great Depression?

Publisher: New York : Norton, 1994
Edition: Second edition
ISBN: 9780393963151
Branch Call Number: 330.973 ATACK
Characteristics: xxi, 714 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Notes: Revised edition of: A new economic view of American history / Susan Previant Lee and Peter Passell. 1st edition c1979


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