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Enterprising America: Businesses, Banks, and Credit Markets in Historical Perspective
with Robert A. Margo
Conference held December 14, 2013
Forthcoming from University of Chicago Press

Working Papers and Chapters

June 2014Introduction to "Enterprising America: Businesses, Banks, and Credit Markets in Historical Perspective"
with Robert A. Margo
in Enterprising America: Businesses, Banks, and Credit Markets in Historical Perspective, William J. Collins and Robert A. Margo, editors
November 2013The Origin and Persistence of Black-White Differences in Women's Labor Force Participation
with Leah Platt Boustan
in Human Capital in History: The American Record, Leah P. Boustan, Carola Frydman, and Robert A. Margo, editors
June 2013Selection and Economic Gains in the Great Migration of African Americans: New Evidence from Linked Census Data
with Marianne H. Wanamaker: w19124
May 2013The Origins and Persistence of Black-White Differences in Women's Labor Force Participation
with Leah Platt Boustan: w19040
September 2011Slum Clearance and Urban Renewal in the United States
with Katharine L. Shester: w17458
January 2011Race and Home Ownership from the Civil War to the Present
with Robert A. Margo: w16665
January 2009Did Improvements in Household Technology Cause the Baby Boom? Evidence from Electrification, Appliance Diffusion, and the Amish
with Martha J. Bailey: w14641
June 2005Evaluating the Role of Brown vs. Board of Education in School Equalization, Desegregation, and the Income of African Americans
with Orley Ashenfelter, Albert Yoon: w11394
July 2004The Wage Gains of African-American Women in the 1940s
with Martha J. Bailey: w10621
The Political Economy of Fair Housing Laws Prior to 1968
w10610
May 2004The Economic Aftermath of the 1960s Riots: Evidence from Property Values
with Robert A. Margo: w10493
January 2004The Labor Market Effects of the 1960s Riots
with Robert A. Margo: w10243
June 2003Historical Perspectives on Racial Differences in Schooling in the United States
with Robert A. Margo: w9770
March 2003The Housing Market Impact of State-Level Anti-Discrimination Laws, 1960-970
w9562
March 2002Exploring the Racial Gap in Infant Mortality Rates, 1920-1970
with Melissa A. Thomasson: w8836
May 2001The Labor Market Impact of State-Level Anti-Discrimination Laws, 1940-1960
w8310
June 2000The Political Economy of Race, 1940-1964: The Adoption of State-Level Fair Employment Legislation
h0128
Race and the Value of Owner-Occupied Housing, 1940-1990
with Robert A. Margo: w7749
August 1999Race and Home Ownership, 1900 to 1990
with Robert A. Margo: w7277
May 1999Capital Goods Prices, Global Capital Markets and Accumulation: 1870-1950
with Jeffrey G. Williamson: w7145
February 1999Capital Goods Prices, Global Capital Markets and Accumulation, 1870-1950
with Jeffrey G. Williamson: h0116
June 1997Were Trade and Factor Mobility Substitutes in History?
with Kevin H. O'Rourke, Jeffrey Williamson: w6059

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