author = "Herranz Loncán, Alfonso"

Encontrado 26 documentos, página mostrada 1 de 3

Railroad Impact in Backward Economies: Spain, 1850-1913

Description: This article reassesses the economic impact of Spanish railroads in 1850-1913, which has been usually considered to be substantially higher than in the most developed countries on the basis of the social saving methodology. The application of growth accounting techniques shows, by contrast, that the...
Language(s): Inglés

La reducción de los costes de transporte en España (1800-1936)

Description: This paper describes the improvement that took place in the Spanish transport system between 1800 and 1936. The text points out that, despite the investment efforts that were carried out between 1840 and 1855, the process of transport cost reduction only experienced substantial progress after 1855. ...
Language(s): Español

Una aproximación a la evolución de la ciencia regional en España a través de las contribuciones a las Reuniones de Estudios Regionales (1973-2004)

Description: This paper presents a bibliometric analysis of the contributions that have been presented to the 30 Spanish Regional Studies Meetings which have been hold since 1973. Firstly, the paper displays rankings of the authors and institutions that have participated more actively in the Meetings. Secondly, ...
Language(s): Español

Tindara Addabbo, Marie-Pierre Arrizabalaga, Cristina Borderías y Alastair Owens (eds.), Gender Inequalities, Households and the Production of Well-being in Modern Europe

Description: Ressenya del llibre: 'Gender Inequalities, Households and the Production of Well-being in Modern Europe'
Language(s): Español

Infraestructuras y desarrollo económico en el Pirineo Central (1850-2000)

Description: This paper is aimed at describing the impact of infrastructure on the economic evolution of Central Pyrenees (i.e., Huesca and the Catalan"Alt Pirineu"). The text analyses if investment in railways, roads and dams favoured economic development or, on the contrary, was just an instrument to extract d...
Language(s): Español

Infrastructure and Economic Growth in Spain, 1845-1935

Description: Between the mid-nineteenth century and the outbreak of the Spanish Civil War in 1936, Spain undertook a sustained process of economic growth and structural change, but was unable to converge with the core European economies.1 The reasons behind Spain"s failure to converge have been a subject of deba...
Language(s): Inglés

The Spanish Infrastructure Stock, 1844-1935

Description: This paper presents the first estimates of Spanish infrastructure stock and investment for the period 1845-1935. Several sources and techniques have been used in the estimation, and the new series are reasonably reliable to the standards of historical statistics. Two distinct periods may be distingu...
Language(s): Inglés

The Role of Railways in Export-Led Growth: The Case of Uruguay, 1870-1913

Description: The social saving literature has highlighted the indispensable role that railways played before 1914 in several Latin American export-oriented economies, such as Mexico, Brazil and Argentina. The article analyses the case of Uruguay, a country that, by 1914, had built one of the densest railway netw...
Language(s): Inglés

Fracasó el sistema ferroviario en España? Reflexiones en torno a la paradoja del ferrocarril español

Description: En este artículo se intenta ofrecer una solución a la llamada «paradoja del ferrocarril español», es decir, al aparente conflicto existente entre el elevado ahorro social del sistema ferroviario español, por un lado, y, por otro, la escasa utilización de la red y los paupérrimos rendimientos de las ...
Language(s): Español

En torno al mito de las infraestructuras como motor del desarrollo económico

Description: El mito al que se refiere el título no es una creación contemporánea. La idea de las infraestructuras como una fuerza con la virtud, por si misma, de iniciar procesos de desarrollo ha revestido rasgos típicos de 'mito' desde hace al menos siglo y medio, La fiebre ferroviaria del siglo XIX constituye...
Language(s): Español

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