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Cormac Ó Gráda



medieval nutrition england famine living standards human capital history industrial revolution

Fame e Capitale Umano in Inghilterra prima della Rivoluzione Industriale (2014)

Abstract This paper first explores the history of famine in England as a window on living standards in the medieval and pre-industrial eras. It then considers nutrition levels and human capital endowments in England in the eve of the Industrial Revolution.
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