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Growth against development : the economic impact of railroads in Porfirian Mexico / John H. Coatsworth.

Author/Creator:
Coatsworth, John H., 1940-
Publication:
DeKalb, Ill. : Northern Illinois University Press, 1981.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xiii, 249 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series:
ACLS Humanities E-Book.
Origins of modern Mexico
Contained In:
ACLS Humanities E-Book.
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Subjects:
Railroads -- Mexico -- History.
Mexico -- History -- 1867-1910.
Contents:
Introduction
Transportation and transport policy in Mexico
Railroad passenger services: Resource savings and internal migration
Railroad freight services: Resource savings and economic growth
Linkage and leakage: The structural impact of the railroads
Railroads and the new concentration of land ownership
Conclusions and comments.
Notes:
Originally presented as the author's thesis, University of Chicago.
Includes bibliography (pages [233]-241) and index.
Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Michigan Publishing, 2005. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) Mode of access: Intranet. This volume is made possible by a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Contributor:
American Council of Learned Societies.
ISBN:
0875800750
0875806007
Publisher Number:
2027/heb.02743 hdl
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.