Acemoglu, Cantoni, Johnson and Robinson (2011)
Daron Acemoglu, Davide Cantoni, Simon Johnson, and James Robinson.
American Economic Review 101 (December 2011).
Instructions: The attached readme file contains instructions on how to replicate the results in the paper as well as a description of all variables in the dataset. The file "Main dataset" contains the main dataset for 19 pre-unitary German polities, and a series of covariates. The additional file "Additional dataset" contains the data used in Table 5. The file "Replication" contains the do file to replicate tables 2-6 of the paper. Stata 9 or a higher version is required.