The Resource American railroads and the transformation of the antebellum economy

American railroads and the transformation of the antebellum economy

Label
American railroads and the transformation of the antebellum economy
Title
American railroads and the transformation of the antebellum economy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Awarded the David A. Wells Prize 1963-64
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fishlow, Albert
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
HE2751
LC item number
.F53
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Harvard economic studies
Series volume
v. 127
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Railroads
  • Chemins de fer
  • Economic history
  • Railroads
  • Estradas De Ferro (Aspectos Economicos)
  • Economia
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • United States
Label
American railroads and the transformation of the antebellum economy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [425]-441
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The problem to be studied -- Direct benefits: theory, measurement, and interpretation -- The magnitude of the backward linkages -- The dynamics of railroad extension into the west -- The impact on western agriculture -- Railroads and eastern industrialization in the 1840s -- The influence of pre-Civil War railroads on the patterns of domestic commerce -- Some implications for the theory of social overhead capital -- The derivation of output estimates -- The derivation of capital formation The derivation of employment estimates -- The derivation of equipment estimates
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xv, 452 pages
Lccn
65022068
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00237593
  • (OCoLC)ocm00237593
Label
American railroads and the transformation of the antebellum economy
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [425]-441
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The problem to be studied -- Direct benefits: theory, measurement, and interpretation -- The magnitude of the backward linkages -- The dynamics of railroad extension into the west -- The impact on western agriculture -- Railroads and eastern industrialization in the 1840s -- The influence of pre-Civil War railroads on the patterns of domestic commerce -- Some implications for the theory of social overhead capital -- The derivation of output estimates -- The derivation of capital formation The derivation of employment estimates -- The derivation of equipment estimates
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xv, 452 pages
Lccn
65022068
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00237593
  • (OCoLC)ocm00237593

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