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September 2014Fertility and Financial Development: Evidence from U.S. Counties in the 19th Century
with Alberto Basso, David Cuberes: w20491
April 2014The Evolution of Bank Boards of Directors in New York, 1840-1950
with Eugene N. White: w20078
March 2014Caveat Lector: Sample Selection in Historical Heights and the Interpretation of Early Industrializing Economies
with Timothy Guinnane, Thomas Mroz: w19955
April 2013Large Block Shareholders, Institutional Investors, Boards of Directors and Bank Value in the Nineteenth Century
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February 2012Voting Rights, Share Concentration, and Leverage at Nineteenth-Century US Banks
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Voting Rights, Share Concentration, and Leverage in Nineteenth-Century US Banks.” Journal of Law & Economics 57 (May 2014 forthcoming).

January 2011Partnership fragility and credit costs
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August 2010Immigration: America's nineteenth century "law and order problem"?
with Carolyn M. Moehling, Anne Morrison Piehl: w16266

Published: Imm igrati on: America’s Nineteent h-Century Law and O rder Problem.” In Migration and C ulture , 295-323. Front iers of E conomics of Glo abl izati on Series. E dited by Gi l S. E pstein a nd Ira Gang. Emerald Publ ishers (2010).

May 2010Financial Development and City Growth: Evidence from Northeastern American Cities, 1790-1870
with David Cuberes: w15997
April 2010Short Criminals: Stature and Crime in Early America
with Carolyn Moehling, Gregory N. Price: w15945

Published: Howard Bodenhorn & Carolyn Moehling & Gregory N. Price, 2012. "Short Criminals: Stature and Crime in Early America," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 55(2), pages 393 - 419. citation courtesy of

January 2010Manumission in Nineteenth Century Virginia
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Published: Howard Bodenhorn, 2011. "Manumission in nineteenth-century Virginia," Cliometrica, Journal of Historical Economics and Econometric History, Association Française de Cliométrie (AFC), vol. 5(2), pages 145-164, June. citation courtesy of

July 2009Splendid Associations of Favored Individuals: Federal and State Commercial Banking Policy in the Federalist Era
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Published: Federal and State Commercial Banking Policy in the Federalist Era and Beyond, Howard Bodenhorn. in Founding Choices: American Economic Policy in the 1790s, Irwin and Sylla. 2011

June 2009Crime and Body Weight in the Nineteenth Century: Was there a Relationship between Brawn, Employment Opportunities and Crime?
with Gregory Price: w15099

Published: < LEAD A RTIC LE > Crime and Bo dy Weight i n the Ninet eenth- Century: Was There a Relatio nship b etween B rawn, E mployment O pportunit ies and Crime.” Éco nomi es et Soci étés, Séri e AF , Histo rie Ec onomi que Quantitati ve 41 (January 2010), 1- 20.

August 2008Criminal Sentencing in Nineteenth Century Pennsylvania
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Published: "Criminal Sentencing in Nineteenth Century Pennsylvania." Explorations in Economic History 46:3 (July 2009), 287-298.

February 2008Acting White or Acting Black: Mixed-Race Adolescents' Identity and Behavior
with Christopher Ruebeck, Susan Averett: w13793

Published: Christopher S. Ruebeck & Susan L. Averett & Howard N. Bodenhorn, 2009. "Acting White or Acting Black: Mixed-Race Adolescents' Identity and Behavior," The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, Berkeley Electronic Press, vol. 9(1). citation courtesy of

February 2006Single Parenthood and Childhood Outcomes in the Mid-Nineteenth Century Urban South
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Published: Bodenhorn, Howard. "Single Parenthood and Childhood Outcomes in the Mid-Nineteenth-Century Urban South." Journal of Interdisciplinary History 38, 1 (Summer 2007): 33-64.

Urban Poverty, School Attendance, and Adolescent Labor Force Attachment: Some Historical Evidence
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November 2005Colorism and African American Wealth: Evidence from the Nineteenth-Century South
with Christopher S. Ruebeck: w11732

Published: Howard Bodenhorn & Christopher Ruebeck, 2007. "Colourism and African–american wealth: evidence from the nineteenth-century south," Journal of Population Economics, Springer, vol. 20(3), pages 599-620, July. citation courtesy of

Usury Ceilings, Relationships and Bank Lending Behavior: Evidence from Nineteenth Century
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Published: Bodenhorn, Howard, 2007. "Usury ceilings and bank lending behavior: Evidence from nineteenth century New York," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 44(2), pages 179-202, April.

July 2004Free Banking and Bank Entry in Nineteenth-Century New York
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Published: Bodenhorn, Howard. "Free Banking and Bank Entry in Nineteenth-Century New York." Financial History Review 15 (2008): 175-201. citation courtesy of

May 2004Bank Chartering and Political Corruption in Antebellum New York: Free Banking as Reform
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Published: Howard Bodenhorn, 2006. "Bank Chartering and Political Corruption in Antebellum New York. Free Banking as Reform," NBER Chapters, in: Corruption and Reform: Lessons from America's Economic History, pages 231-258 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

September 2003Unemployment Risk and Compensating Differential in Late-Nineteenth Century New Jersey Manufacturing
with Susan Averett, Justas Staisiunas: w9977

Published: Averett, Susan, Howard Bodenhorn and Justas Staisiunas. "Unemployment Risk And Compensating Differentials In New Jersey Manufacturing," Economic Inquiry, 2005, v43(4,Oct), 734-749.

The Economics of Identity and the Endogeneity of Race
with Christopher S. Ruebeck: w9962
June 2003Just and Reasonable Treatment: Racial Treatment in the Terms of Pauper Apprenticeship in Antebellum Maryland
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May 2002The Complexion Gap: The Economic Consequences of Color among Free African Americans in the Rural Antebellum South
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Published: Kauffman, Kyle D. (ed.) Advances in agricultural economic history. Volume 2. Amsterdam, New York and London: Elsevier Science, JAI, 2003.

February 2002Partnership and Hold-Up in Early America
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December 2001Short-Term Loans and Long-Term Relationships: Relationship Lending in Early America
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Published: Bodenhorn, Howard. "Short-Term Loans And Long-Term Relationships: Relationship Lending In Early America," Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 2003, v35(4,Aug), 485-505.

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