Economic History

The Legacy of the Missing Men. The Long-Run Impact of World War I on Female Labor Force Participation

The interwar inflow of women in the labor force due to WWI persisted until today through intergenerational transmission mechanisms.

Mapping the Third Republic. A Geographic Information System of France (1870–1940)

Describes a comprehensive geographic information system of Third-Republic France: the TRF-GIS.

The TRF-GIS

The Third-Republic France Geographic Information System (1870–1940)

The Missing Men. World War I and Female Labor Force Participation

The scarcity of men due to the war generated an upward shift in female labor force participation that persisted throughout the interwar period.

The WWI MPF Database

The World War I military fatalities database

Language and Gender Roles among Immigrants to the U.S. A Historical Perspective

First-generation immigrants to the U.S. from 1910 to the present are less likely to participate in the labor force if their mother tongue marks gender distinctions more pervasively.

Migration As A Window Into The Coevolution Between Language And Behavior

The epidemiological approach enables to identify the relationship between sex-based gender distinctions in language and female labor force participation.