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This index presents a list of terms and concepts that occur in this book titled The Long Road to the Industrial Revolution. The Industrial Revolution was arguably the most important event in (recent) history. Before the Industrial Revolution, which began in the second half of the eighteenth century, living standards increased pain-stakingly slowly, if at all. The book traces the growth of human capital in the centuries between 1000 and 1800, in comparison with China, Japan and India.

Keywords: human capital; industrial revolution



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