What made Britannia great? Did the Industrial Revolution make Britain a World Power?
Publisher: Davis, CA: University of California, Department of Economics
Subject: chinese, britain
jel: jel:N13 | jel:N34
How much of Britain's high living standards and military power compared to its competitors in 1850 should be attributed to Britain having first experienced the Industrial Revolution? Examining data on real wages in the north and south of England, the Netherlands and Ire... View more
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