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December 2013O.M.W. Sprague (the Man who “Wrote the Book” on Financial Crises) and the Founding of the Federal Reserve
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February 2013Not Just the Great Contraction: Friedman and Schwartz’s A Monetary History of the United States 1867 to 1960
with Michael D. Bordo, Hugh Rockoff: w18828
August 2011Why didn’t Canada have a banking crisis in 2008 (or in 1930, or 1907, or ...)?
with Michael D. Bordo, Angela Redish, Hugh Rockoff: w17312
The Influence of Irving Fisher on Milton Friedman’s Monetary Economics
with Michael D. Bordo, Hugh Rockoff: w17267
July 2010Money and Interest Rates in the United States during the Great Depression
with Peter F. Basile, John Landon-Lane, Hugh Rockoff: w16204
December 2009Upon Daedalian Wings of Paper Money: Adam Smith and the Crisis of 1772
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Droughts, Floods and Financial Distress in the United States
with John Landon-Lane, Hugh Rockoff, Richard H. Steckel: w15596
December 2008Great Fortunes of the Gilded Age
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September 2007Keep on Scrapping: The Salvage Drives of World War II
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July 2007After Johnny Came Marching Home: The Political Economy of Veterans' Benefits in the Nineteenth Century
with Sung Won Kang, Hugh Rockoff: w13223
November 2006On the Origins of "A Monetary History"
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May 2006An Elephant in the Garden: The Allies, Spain, and Oil in World War II
with Leonard Caruana, Hugh Rockoff: w12228
January 2006Capitalizing Patriotism: The Liberty Loans of World War I
with Sung Won Kang, Hugh Rockoff: w11919
November 2004Monetary Policy and Regional Interest Rates in the United States, 1880-2002
with John Landon-Lane, Hugh Rockoff: w10924
June 2004Until it's Over, Over There: The U.S. Economy in World War I
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June 2003Prodigals and Projecture: An Economic History of Usury Laws in the United States from Colonial Times to 1900
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March 2003Deflation, Silent Runs, and Bank Holidays, in the Great Contraction
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November 2001The Changing Role of America's Veterans
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January 2001A Wolfram in Sheep's Clothing: U.S. Economic Warfare in Spain, 1940-1944
with Leonard Caruana, Hugh Rockoff: h0132
April 2000How Long Did It Take the United States to Become an Optimal Currency Area?
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May 1996The Paradox of Planning: The Controlled Materials Plan of World War II
with John Landon-Lane, Hugh Rockoff: h0083
December 1995From Plowshares to Swords: The American Economy in World War II
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December 1993The Meaning of Money in the Great Depression
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November 1993A Comparison of the United States and Canadian Banking Systems in the Twentieth Century: Stability vs. Efficiency?
with Michael D. Bordo, Hugh Rockoff, Angela Redish: w4546
December 1990The Capital Market in the 1850s
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December 1989Lessons from the American Experience with Free Banking
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