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

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Title: Technical change in mid-nineteenth century British cotton textile sector : a note
Authors: Ó Gráda, Cormac
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Date: Apr-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.
Type of material: Working Paper
Publisher: University College Dublin. School of Economics
Series/Report no.: UCD Centre for Economic Research Working Paper Series; No. 9
Subject LCSH: Cotton manufacture--Great Britain--History
Production functions (Economic theory)
Cotton manufacture--Technological innovations
Language: en
Status of Item: Not peer reviewed
Appears in Collections:Economics Working Papers & Policy Papers

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