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Population increase, extralegal appropriation, and the end of colonialism

Herschel I. Grossman

Population increase, extralegal appropriation, and the end of colonialism

by Herschel I. Grossman

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Colonies -- Economic conditions -- History -- 20th Century.,
  • Economic history -- 1945-1971.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHerschel I. Grossman, Murat Iyigun.
    SeriesNBER working paper series -- working paper no. 4488, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 4488.
    ContributionsIyigun, Murat., National Bureau of Economic Research.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination15 p. ;
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22435606M

    This article reviews how colonial rule and African actions during the colonial period affected the resources and institutional settings for subsequent economic development south of the Sahara. The issue is seen from the perspective of the dynamics of development in what was in an overwhelmingly land-abundant region characterised by shortages of labour and capital, by perhaps surprisingly. , n.d. Web. 10 Mar. This source provides background information on Oswald de Andrade and his intentions behind the Manifesto. Neves explains the question of cultural appropriation and how the symbolic usage of “cannibalism” was inspired on the traditions of pre-colonial .

    Based on the robust growth of colonial population and the diversifying economy it supported, early accounts assumed that per capita incomes must have been rising in the colonial period. McCusker and Menard (, pp. ), for example, in their influential assessment of the. The indigenous peoples of the Americas are the pre-Columbian peoples of North, Central and South America and their descendants.. Although some indigenous peoples of the Americas were traditionally hunter-gatherers—and many, especially in the Amazon basin, still are—many groups practiced aquaculture and impact of their agricultural endowment to the world is a testament to.

    Genocide debate. The concept of genocide was defined in by Raphael World War II, it was adopted by the United Nations in For Lemkin, genocide was broadly defined and included all attempts to destroy a specific ethnic group, whether strictly physical through mass killings, or cultural or psychological through oppression and destruction of indigenous ways of life. Estimated Population of American Colonies to From the Beginning of the Great Migration Through the Revolutionary War. Series Z U.S. Census.


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Population increase, extralegal appropriation, and the end of colonialism by Herschel I. Grossman Download PDF EPUB FB2

Population Increase, Extralegal Appropriation, and the End of Colonialism Herschel I. Grossman, Murat Iyigun. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in October Between andthe European powers granted independence to all of their large colonies in Africa and Southeast by: 1.

Get this from a library. Population increase, extralegal appropriation, and the end of colonialism. [Herschel I Grossman; Murat Iyigun; National Bureau of Economic Research.]. The analysis suggests that the increase in population during the colonial period increased the potential return to extralegal appropriation of the profits of colonial companies until the colonies became a net burden on the metropolitan governments.

POPULATION INCREASE, EXTRALEGAL APPROPRIAnON, AND THE END OF COLONIALISM ABSTRACT Between andthe European powers grantedindependence to all of their large colonies in Africa and Southeast Asia.

Thispaper attempts to provide an economic explanation for this remarkable ending to the era of colonialism. The main theoretical innovation is to. This paper attempts to provide an economic explanation for this remarkable ending to the era of colonialism.

The main theoretical innovation is to consider the effect of population increase on the allocation of time by the indigenous population between productive and subversive activities. The model explicitly includes the threat of extralegal appropriative activities by the indigenous population in the colony.

The analysis of this model identifies the extralegal appropriation, where these conditions include both the technology of production and the technology of extralegal Population increase, that determine the profitability of colonialism.

" Population Increase, Extralegal Appropriation, and the End of Colonialism," NBER Working PapersNational Bureau of Economic Research, Inc. Svedberg, Peter, " The profitability of U.K. foreign direct investment under colonialism," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 11(3), pagesDecember.

"The Profitabality of Colonialism," NBER Working PapersNational Bureau of Economic Research, Inc. Herschel I. Grossman & Murat Iyigun, " Population Increase, Extralegal Appropriation, and the End of Colonialism," NBER Working PapersNational Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

Herschel I. Grossman & Murat Iyigun, "Population Increase, Extralegal Appropriation, and the End of Colonialism," NBER Working PapersNational Bureau of Economic Research, Inc. Thomas Gall & Paolo Masella, "A Tale of Markets and Jungles in a Simple Model of Growth," JEPS Working PapersJEPS.

Amegashie, during that period well after the end of formal colonial dominance. This process has been widely documented in the scholarly literature on economic, political, technological, financial, and aid.

w Population Increase, Extralegal Appropriation, and the End of Colonialism: Heldring and Robinson: w Colonialism and Economic Development in Africa: Acemoglu, Johnson, and Robinson: w The Colonial Origins of Comparative Development: An Empirical Investigation.

Abrogation and Appropriation: Postcolonial Literature in English in the Philippines E. Vallado Daroy European powers, notably Britain, France, Portugal and Spain, have had their imperial expansionism discussed through the obvious in- fluences on their colonial countries' politics and economics.

Although. GROSSMAN, H. I., & IYIGUN, M. F., "Extralegal Appropriation and the Pro tability of Colonial Investment". Population Increase and the End of Colonialism.

the increase in population. Reinterpretations. Since c.which has become the stylized date for African independence—it was the year most French colonies south of the Sahara achieved at least formal independence, along with the Belgian Congo and the largest British colony, Nigeria—the economics and political economy of the colonial period have been approached by a host of scholars from different.

Why did the population increase in the colonies between. Large families and more immigrants came to the colonies. Many Europeans were escaping from the wars in Europe.

Gold and silver were discovered in the colonies. colonialism and its impact in Africa. The work will be examined under two broad headings. The first is the reasons for colonization of Africa and the strategies used to achieve the colonial objectives.

The second is the impacts of colonialism in Africa. There will also be conclusion/refl ections at the end. Colonialism is the policy of a country seeking to extend or retain its authority over other people or territories, generally with the aim of economic dominance. In the process of colonisation, colonisers may impose their religion, economics, and other cultural practices on indigenous foreign administrators rule the territory in pursuit of their interests, seeking to benefit from.

Population Increase, Extralegal Appropriation, and the End of Colonialism with Herschel I. Grossman: w Published: Economica, Vol. 64 (August ): August The Profitabality of Colonialism with Herschel I. Grossman: w Briefly explain the colonial view at the end of the war.

Briefly explain the role slavery played in the population growth of this period. The use of slaves (enslaved and free) increased populations by 20 percent. Chapter 5 Blue Book.

11 terms. Montze_Mendoza. Chapter 5 Blue Book. In the eighteenth century, there was a sharp population increase accompanied by a heavier reliance on slave labor • Americans were fairly youthful, with an average age of sixteen in • The ratio of American colonist to English subject drastically increased • There was an increased mingling of different races by the eighteenth century.

The colonies had a large population increase from because of immigration and what other main factor? It was often difficult for people to better their position in the colonial society. FALSE.

Indentured servants. Lower class. Planters and Merchants. Growth of the Colonies. 11 terms. GraceandGlory. Growth of Colonies. 15 terms.Smith unpacks politics, economics, culture, sexuality, colonialism, and spirituality in this slim book. It's a searing indictment of the United States' policies toward American Indian people, and the consequences of colonialism upon the bodies of Native people - particularly wo eta, 1/17/ Since I wrote this review, I discovered that /5(87).The colonial population increased more rapidly than that of England because a.

men and women married at an earlier age in the colonies than in England. b. a greater proportion of both men and women remained unmarried in the colonies. c. food was less plentiful in America than in England. d. Americans were more often exposed to diseases.