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An estimate of imperial Austria’s gross domestic fixed capital stock, 1870-1913: methods, sources and results

By Max-Stephan Schulze


Research into the origins of economic growth in the late nineteenth century Habsburg Empire has so far suffered from a lack of evidence on the evolution of the capital stock. As a first step towards a more comprehensive documentation of the role played by factor inputs in the Habsburg growth experience, this paper presents annual estimates of the gross domestic fixed capital stock in imperial Austria, distinguishing between buildings (residential, agricultural, commercial, public), infrastructure (railway tracks, roads), vehicles (railway rolling stock, ships) and machinery

Topics: HC Economic History and Conditions, DB Austria, D204 Modern History, DJK Eastern Europe
Publisher: Department of Economic History, London School of Economics and Political Science
Year: 2005
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Provided by: LSE Research Online
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