La economía del transporte en el Perú, 1800-1914

Translated title of the contribution: Transport economics in Peru, 1800-1914

Carlos Contreras Carranza

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Account of the misfortune that traders and producers had to endure in the XIX century Peru to transfer their merchandise because of the difficulties in transportation; of how it was somewhat lightened or transformed through the innovation of the railway; but also, of how muleteers, cattle carriers, farmers and vets, who formerly supplied mules, produced the fodder to feed them, and cured their multiple ailments, suffered with this change.
Translated title of the contributionTransport economics in Peru, 1800-1914
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)59-81
Issue number66
StatePublished - Jan 2010
Externally publishedYes


  • Arrieros
  • Ferrocarriles
  • Perú
  • Siglo XIX
  • Transporte


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