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The Gothenburg Population Panel 1915-1943: GOPP Version 6.0


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Title: The Gothenburg Population Panel 1915-1943: GOPP Version 6.0
Authors: Karlsson, Tobias
Editors: Lundh, Christer
Issue Date: Feb-2015
Publication type: report
Series/Report no.: Göteborg Papers in Economic History
18
Keywords: Sweden
inter-war period
labour mobility
population registers
panel data
Abstract: This paper presents the Gothenburg Population Panel (GOPP), a random sample of individuals who were living in Gothenburg at some point in time during the period 1915-1943. The individuals in the GOPP were searched for every fourth year in the registers of local tax authorities. The hit rate was high; 95 percent of the individuals and 87 percent of the possible observations in the initial master sample were found. The database contains 12,500 observations of 3,767 unique individuals 16 years... more
ISSN: 1653-1000
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/38488
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