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Cormac Ó Gráda



factor substitution elasticities british technical change nineteenth century cotton manufacture great britain history production functions economic theory cotton manufacture technological innovations

Technical change in mid-nineteenth century British cotton textile sector : a note (1983)

Abstract This note reports the results of estimating a four-input translog production function for the mid-nineteenth century British cotton industry. It establishes the direction of technical change, and produces new estimates of the factor demand substitution elasticities.
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