Technology Adoption: Running Water, Landline, Flush Toilet, Stove, Electricity, Vacuum, Central Heating, Fridge, Auto, Radio, Washer 1905-1960
Technology Adoption: Running Water, Landline, Flush Toilet, Stove, Electricity, Vacuum, Central Heating, Fridge, Auto, Radio, Washer 1905-1960
Nick Koppenhagen
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2018
gouache on stone paper, CNC brush drawing
70 x 100 cm


Running Water, Flush Toilet – Lebergott (1993) Pursuring Happiness: American Consumers in the Twentieth Century

Landline – Comin and Hohijn (2004) Cross-Country Technological Adoption: Making the Theories Face the Facts, Journal of Monetary Economics

Stove, Electricity – Dediu (2013), Seeing What’s Next

Vacuum, Fridge, Radio, Washer – Bowden and Offer (1994), Household appliances and the use of time

Central Heating – Lebergott (1976), The American Economy: Income, Wealth and Want

Auto – Grubler A (1990). The Rise and Fall of Infrastructures: Dynamics of Evolution and Technological Change in Transport. Heidelberg: Physica-Verlag

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