Browsing Working Papers by Author "FEDERICO, Giovanni"
Title:A Short-Lived Backlash: The political economy of wheat protection in Europe in the first half of the 19th century Author(s):FEDERICO, GiovanniDate:2009Type of Publication:Working PaperSeries/Report no.:EUI RSCAS; 2009/61Abstract:In the first half of the 19th century, the wheat trade policy in Western European countries followed a major political cycle, featuring a massive increase in protection in the late 1810s and early 1820s, and a slow process ...
Title:The first European grain invasion: a study in the integration of the European market 1750-1870 Author(s):FEDERICO, GiovanniDate:2008Type of Publication:Working PaperSeries/Report no.:EUI HEC; 2008/01Abstract:This paper argues that market integration should be measured as σ-convergence over the largest possible sample of markets. It test this claim with an empirical analysis of the European market for wheat, rye and candles ...
Title:On the accuracy of historical international foreign trade statistics : Morgenstern revisited Author(s):FEDERICO, GiovanniDate:1989Citation:Florence, European University Institute, 1989Type of Publication:Working PaperSeries/Report no.:EUI Working Papers; 373