The Resource The transformation of the American economy, 1865-1914; : an essay in interpretation

The transformation of the American economy, 1865-1914; : an essay in interpretation

Label
The transformation of the American economy, 1865-1914; : an essay in interpretation
Title
The transformation of the American economy, 1865-1914;
Title remainder
an essay in interpretation
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Higgs, Robert
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC105.6
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • statistics
Series statement
The Wiley series in American economic history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • Economische situatie
  • Economic history
  • Economische situatie
Label
The transformation of the American economy, 1865-1914; : an essay in interpretation
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 128-137
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Progress and poverty -- I. Making sense of the facts -- History and theory -- Market organization -- The economics of information -- Investment and economic growth -- Transformation -- II. Economic growth and transformation -- Output and price trends -- Population growth -- The sources of greater productivity -- A digression: how growth began -- III. The rise of cities -- The urban transformation -- The economics of improving urban health -- Urbanization and invention -- City versus country: the nature of the choice -- IV. The ups and downs of the farmer -- Agricultural [sic] development -- The farmer's complaints -- The learning process in argiculture [sic] -- V. Growth and inequality -- Regional disparities in development -- Immigrants and "exploitation" -- Inequalities between whites and blacks -- Was progress worth its price? -- The sources of economic growth
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 143 pages
Isbn
9780471390039
Lccn
74165949
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00209513
  • (OCoLC)ocm00209513
Label
The transformation of the American economy, 1865-1914; : an essay in interpretation
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 128-137
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Progress and poverty -- I. Making sense of the facts -- History and theory -- Market organization -- The economics of information -- Investment and economic growth -- Transformation -- II. Economic growth and transformation -- Output and price trends -- Population growth -- The sources of greater productivity -- A digression: how growth began -- III. The rise of cities -- The urban transformation -- The economics of improving urban health -- Urbanization and invention -- City versus country: the nature of the choice -- IV. The ups and downs of the farmer -- Agricultural [sic] development -- The farmer's complaints -- The learning process in argiculture [sic] -- V. Growth and inequality -- Regional disparities in development -- Immigrants and "exploitation" -- Inequalities between whites and blacks -- Was progress worth its price? -- The sources of economic growth
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 143 pages
Isbn
9780471390039
Lccn
74165949
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00209513
  • (OCoLC)ocm00209513

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