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Railroads of the Raj: estimating the impact of transportation infrastructure

Donaldson, Dave (2014) Railroads of the Raj: estimating the impact of transportation infrastructure. South Asia @ LSE (06 Aug 2014). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

How large are the benefits of transportation infrastructure projects, and what explains these benefits? Dave Donaldson investigates the impact of the railway network in colonial India and finds it improved the trading environment and generated considerable welfare gains.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/southasia/
Additional Information: © 2014 The Author; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
H Social Sciences > HE Transportation and Communications
Sets: Collections > South Asia @ LSE
Date Deposited: 24 May 2016 08:10
Last Modified: 31 Jan 2019 02:19
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/66610

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