Research

Overview

I got my Ph.D. in economics from UCLA in 2003. My dissertation thesis advisor was Jean-Laurent Rosenthal now at Caltech

I do research on several topics

    (1) Transport improvements in England during the Industrial Revolution

    (2) Politics, institutions, and development in England during the Industrial Revolution

    (3) Indian railways during the British colonial period

    (4) State ownership of railways during the nineteenth century

    (5) Surveys on the history of transportation and economies

Research on Transport and the English Industrial Revolution

Grants

Working Papers under review

Working Papers

Published Papers

Online Historical Atlas articles

  • The Turnpike Roads of England and Wales
    Dan Bogart, in The Online Historical Atlas of Transport, Urbanization and Economic Development in England and Wales c.1680-1911. Eds. L. Shaw-Taylor, D. Bogart and A.E.M. Satchell, 2017.
  • The development of the railway network in Britain 1825-1911
    Dan Bogart, Xuesheng You, and Leigh Shaw Taylor, in The Online Historical Atlas of Transport, Urbanization and Economic Development in England and Wales c.1680-1911. Eds. L. Shaw-Taylor, D. Bogart and A.E.M. Satchell, 2017.

Shorter Published Papers

Research on politics, institutions, and development in England

Working Papers

Published Papers

Data sets and do files

Research on Indian railways during the British colonial period

Working Papers

Published Papers

Research on state ownership of railways around the world in the nineteenth century

Published Papers

Surveys on the history of transportation and economies

Published Papers