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A case study in efficiency wages: Economics of the New Lanark establishment Under Robert Owen’s management (1800-1825)

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The purpose of these notes is to show how labour economics can be used to analyse and understand real economic episodes and events. The case study in question is Robert Owen’s management of the New Lanark Cotton Mills in the 19th century. 30-page Word document including graphs and tables, created to support Labour economics teaching at the University of Dundee.

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http://www.economicsnetwork.ac.uk/sites/default/files/Monojit%20Chatterji/Owen%2C%20New%20Lanark%20%20and%20Efficiency%20Wages.doc

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Attribution-Noncommercial 2.0 UK: England & Wales