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NBER Publications by Jeffrey A. Miron

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September 2013Bank Failures and Output During the Great Depression
with Natalia Rigol: w19418
July 2010What Do Economists Know about Crime?
with Angela K. Dills, Garrett Summers
in The Economics of Crime: Lessons for and from Latin America, Rafael Di Tella, Sebastian Edwards, and Ernesto Schargrodsky, editors
January 2008What Do Economists Know About Crime?
with Angela K. Dills, Garrett Summers: w13759

Published: What Do Economists Know about Crime?, Angela K. Dills, Jeffrey A. Miron, Garrett Summers. in The Economics of Crime: Lessons for and from Latin America, Di Tella, Edwards, and Schargrodsky. 2010

July 2007Does the Minimum Legal Drinking Age Save Lives?
with Elina Tetelbaum: w13257

Published: Jeffrey A. Miron & Elina Tetelbaum, 2009. "Does The Minimum Legal Drinking Age Save Lives?," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 47(2), pages 317-336, 04. citation courtesy of

May 2005The Opium Wars, Opium Legalization, and Opium Consumption in China
with Chris Feige: w11355

Published: Chris Feige & Jeffrey Miron, 2008. "The opium wars, opium legalization and opium consumption in China," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor and Francis Journals, vol. 15(12), pages 911-913. citation courtesy of

May 2003Alcohol Prohibition and Cirrhosis
with Angela K. Dills: w9681

Published: Dills, Angela and Jeffrey K. Miron. “Alcohol Prohibition and Cirrhosis." American Law and Economics Review 6 (2004): 285-318. citation courtesy of

The Effect of Drug Prohibition on Drug Prices: Evidence from the Markets for Cocaine and Heroin
w9689

Published: Miron, Jeffrey A. "The Effect Of Drug Prohibition On Drug Prices: Evidence From The Markets For Cocaine And Heroin," Review of Economics and Statistics, 2003, v85(3,Aug), 522-530. citation courtesy of

May 1999The Effect of Alcohol Prohibition on Alcohol Consumption
w7130

Published: Dills, Angela K. & Jacobson, Mireille & Miron, Jeffrey A., 2005. "The effect of alcohol prohibition on alcohol consumption: evidence from drunkenness arrests," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 86(2), pages 279-284, February.

February 1999Violence and the U.S. Prohibition of Drugs and Alcohol
w6950

Published: Miron, Jeffrey A, 1999. "Violence and the U.S. Prohibitions of Drug and Alcohol," American Law and Economics Review, Oxford University Press, vol. 1(1-2), pages 78-114, Fall. citation courtesy of

January 1998The Genesis and Evolution of Social Security
with David N. Weil
in The Defining Moment: The Great Depression and the American Economy in the Twentieth Century, Michael D. Bordo, Claudia Goldin, and Eugene N. White, editors
March 1997The Genesis and Evolution of Social Security
with David N. Weil: w5949

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January 1997Why Does Inflation Differ across Countries?
with Marta Campillo
in Reducing Inflation: Motivation and Strategy, Christina D. Romer and David H. Romer, Editors
April 1996Why Does Inflation Differ Across Countries?
with Marta Campillo: w5540

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September 1995What Have Macroeconomists Learned about Business Cycles from the Study of Seasonal Cycles?
with J. Joseph Beaulieu: w5258

Published: Review of Economics and Statistics, vol. LXXVIII, no. 1, February 1996, pp. 54-66 citation courtesy of

July 1995Improving the Accessibility of the NBER's Historical Data
with Daniel Feenberg: w5186

Published: Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, Vol. 15, no. 3 (July 1997): 293-299. citation courtesy of

January 1994Historical Perspectives on the Monetary Transmission Mechanism
with Christina D. Romer, David N. Weil
in Monetary Policy, N. Gregory Mankiw, editor
April 1993Historical Perspectives on the Monetary Transmission Mechanism
with Christina D. Romer, David N. Weil: w4326

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August 1992Seasonal Unit Roots in Aggregate U.S. Data
with J. Joseph Beaulieu: t0126

Published: Beaulieu, J. Joseph and Jeffrey A. Miron. "Seasonal Unit Roots In Aggregate U.S. Data," Journal of Econometrics, 1993, v55(1/2), 305-328.

April 1991Alcohol Consumption During Prohibition
with Jeffrey Zwiebel: w3675

Published: The American Economic Review, Vol. 81, No. 2, pp. 242-247, (May 1991). citation courtesy of

February 1991Why Do Countries and Industries with Large Seasonal Cycles Also Have Large Business Cycles?
with J. Joseph Beaulieu, Jeffrey K. MacKie-Mason: w3635

Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics, May 1992 citation courtesy of

December 1990The Economics of Seasonal Cycles
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Published:

  • With J. Joseph Beaulieu, published as "What Have Macroeconomists Learned About Business Cycles from the Study of Seasonal Cycles?", Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 78, no. 1 (February 1996): 54-66.
  • Jeffrey A. Miron, 1996. "The Economics of Seasonal Cycles," MIT Press Books, The MIT Press, edition 1, volume 1, number 0262133237, December.

October 1990A Cross Country Comparison of Seasonal Cycles and Business Cycles
with J. Joseph Beaulieu: w3459

Published: The Economic Journal, vol. 102, no. 413, p. 772-788, (July 1992). citation courtesy of

September 1990The Seasonal Cycle in U.S. Manufacturing
with J. Joseph Beaulieu: w3450

Published: Economics Letters, vol. 37, no. 2, p. 115-118 (October 1991). citation courtesy of

June 1990Should The Fed Smooth Interest Rates? The Case of Seasonal Monetary Policy
with N. Gregory Mankiw: w3388

Published: Carnegie-Rochester Conference Series on Public Policy, Vol. 34, pp. 41-69,(Spring 1991). citation courtesy of

November 1989A New Monthly Index of Industrial Production, 1884-1940
with Christina Romer: w3172

Published: Journal of Economic History, Vol. 50, pp. 321-337, June 1990. citation courtesy of

April 1989Seasonality, Cost Shocks, and the Production Smoothing Model of Inventories
with Stephen P. Zeldes: w2360

Published: Econometrica, Vol. 56, No. 4, (July 1988). citation courtesy of

November 1988Production, Sales, and the Change in Inventories: An Identity That Doesn`t Add Up
with Stephen P. Zeldes: w2765

Published: "Production, Sales, and the Change in Inventories." From Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 24, No. 1, pp. 31-51, (July 1989). citation courtesy of

September 1988The Founding of the Fed and the Destabilization of the Post-1914 Economy
w2701

Published:

  • De Cecco, Marcello and Alberto Giovannini (eds.) A European Central Bank?: Perspectives on Monetary Unification after Ten Years of the EMS. Great Britain: Cambridge University Press, 1989.
  • Mankiw, N. Gregory & Miron, Jeffrey A. & Weil, David N., 1994. "The founding of the Fed and the behavior of interest rates : What can be learned from small samples?," Journal of Monetary Economics, Elsevier, vol. 34(3), pages 555-559, December.

August 1988The Seasonal Cycle and the Business Cycle
with Robert B. Barsky: w2688

Published: From Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 97, No. 3, pp. 503-534, (June 1989) citation courtesy of

August 1987The Worldwide Change in the Behavior of Interest Rates and Prices in 1914
with Robert B. Barsky, N. Gregory Mankiw, David N. Weil: w2344

Published: European Economic Review, Vol. 32, (1988): 1123-1147. citation courtesy of

1987The Adjustment of Expectations to a Change in Regime: A Study of the Founding of the Federal Reserve
with N. Gregory Mankiw, David N. Weil: w2124

Published: Mankiw, N. Gregory, Jeffrey A. Miron and David N. Weil. "The Adjustment of Expectations to a Change in Regime: A Study of the Founding of the Federal Reserve," American Economic Review, Vo. 77, No. 3, June 1987. citation courtesy of

February 1986Seasonal Fluctuations and the Life Cycle-Permanent Income Model of Consumption
w1845

Published: Miron, Jeffrey A. "Seasonal Fluctuations and the Life Cycle-Permanent Income Model of Consumption," Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 94, No. 6, (1986), pp. 1258-1279. citation courtesy of

July 1985The Changing Behavior of the Term Structure of Interest Rates
with N. Gregory Mankiw: w1669

Published: Mankiw, N. Gregory and Jeffrey Miron. "The Changing Behavior of the Term Structure of Interest Rates." Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. CI, No. 2 , (May 1986), pp. 211-228. citation courtesy of

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