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NBER Working Papers by Peter L. Rousseau

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June 2014American Banking and the Transportation Revolution Before the Civil War
with Jeremy Atack, Matthew S. Jaremski: w20198
April 2014Did Railroads Make Antebellum U.S. Banks More Sound?
with Jeremy Atack, Matthew S. Jaremski: w20032

Forthcoming: Did Railroads Make Antebellum U.S. Banks More Sound?, Jeremy Atack, Matthew S. Jaremski, Peter L. Rousseau. in Enterprising America: Businesses, Banks, and Credit Markets in Historical Perspective, Collins and Margo. 2014

April 2012Banks, Free Banks, and U.S. Economic Growth
with Matthew Jaremski: w18021

Published: Matthew Jaremski & Peter L. Rousseau, 2013. "Banks, Free Banks, And U.S. Economic Growth," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 51(2), pages 1603-1621, 04. citation courtesy of

May 2011Historical Evidence on the Finance-Trade-Growth Nexus
with Michael D. Bordo: w17024

Published: Bordo, Michael D. & Rousseau, Peter L., 2012. "Historical evidence on the finance-trade-growth nexus," Journal of Banking & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 36(4), pages 1236-1243. citation courtesy of

October 2010Government, Openness and Finance: Past and Present
with Panicos O. Demetriades: w16462

Published: Panicos O. Demetriades & Peter L. Rousseau, 2011. "Government, Openness And Finance: Past And Present," Manchester School, University of Manchester, vol. 79(s2), pages 98-115, 09. citation courtesy of

July 2010Monetization and Growth in Colonial New England, 1703-1749
with Caleb Stroup: w16190

Published: Rousseau, Peter L. & Stroup, Caleb, 2011. "Monetization and growth in colonial New England, 1703–1749," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 48(4), pages 600-613. citation courtesy of

February 2010The Market for Bank Stocks and the Rise of Deposit Banking in New York City, 1866-1897
w15770

Published: Rousseau, Peter L., 2011. "The Market for Bank Stocks and the Rise of Deposit Banking in New York City, 1866–1897," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 71(04), pages 976-1005, December. citation courtesy of

May 2009Monetary Policy and the Dollar
w14993

Published: Monetary Policy and the Dollar, Peter L. Rousseau. in Founding Choices: American Economic Policy in the 1790s, Irwin and Sylla. 2011

Extensive and Intensive Investment over the Business Cycle
with Boyan Jovanovic: w14960

Published: Boyan Jovanovic & Peter L. Rousseau, 2014. "Extensive and Intensive Investment over the Business Cycle," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 122(4), pages 863 - 908. citation courtesy of

May 2008Specific Capital and Technological Variety
with Boyan Jovanovic: w13998

Published: Boyan Jovanovic & Peter L. Rousseau, 2008. "Specific Capital and Technological Variety," Journal of Human Capital, University of Chicago Press, vol. 2(2), pages 129-152. citation courtesy of

January 2007Backing, the Quantity Theory, and the Transition to the U.S. Dollar, 1723-1850
w12835

Published: Peter L. Rousseau, 2007. "Backing, the Quantity Theory, and the Transition to the US Dollar, 1723–1850," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 97(2), pages 266-270, May. citation courtesy of

February 2006Legal-Political Factors and the Historical Evolution of the Finance-Growth Link
with Michael D. Bordo: w12035

Published: Bordo, Michael D. and Peter L. Rousseau. "Legal-Political Factors and the Historical Evolution of the Finance-Growth Link." European Review of Economic History 10, 3 (December 2006): 421 - 444. citation courtesy of

January 2005General Purpose Technologies
with Boyan Jovanovic: w11093

Published: Jovanovic, Boyan & Rousseau, Peter L., 2005. "General Purpose Technologies," Handbook of Economic Growth, in: Philippe Aghion & Steven Durlauf (ed.), Handbook of Economic Growth, edition 1, volume 1, chapter 18, pages 1181-1224 Elsevier.

August 2004A Common Currency: Early U.S. Monetary Policy and the Transition to the Dollar
w10702

Published: Rousseau, Peter L., 2006. "A common currency: early US monetary policy and the transition to the dollar," Financial History Review, Cambridge University Press, vol. 13(01), pages 97-122, April. citation courtesy of

February 2004Interest Rates and Initial Public Offerings
with Boyan Jovanovic: w10298
November 2002Historical Perspectives on Financial Development and Economic Growth
w9333

Published: Peter L. Rousseau, 2003. "Historical perspectives on financial development and economic growth," Review, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, issue Jul, pages 81-106. citation courtesy of

October 2002Mergers as Reallocation
with Boyan Jovanovic: w9279

Published: Boyan Jovanovic & Peter L. Rousseau, 2008. "Mergers as Reallocation," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 90(4), pages 765-776, 07. citation courtesy of

January 2002Moore's Law and Learning-By-Doing
with Boyan Jovanovic: w8762

Published: Boyan Jovanovic & Peter L. Rousseau, 2002. "Moore's Law and Learning-By-Doing," Review of Economic Dynamics, Elsevier for the Society for Economic Dynamics, vol. 5(2), pages 346-375, April. citation courtesy of

The Q-Theory of Mergers
with Boyan Jovanovic: w8740

Published: Jovanovic, Boyan and Peter L. Rousseau. "The Q-Theory Of Mergers," American Economic Review, 2002, v92(2,May), 198-204. citation courtesy of

November 2001Liquidity Effects in the Bond Market
with Boyan Jovanovic: w8597

Published: Boyan Jovanovic & Peter L. Rousseau, 2001. "Liquidity effects in the bond market," Economic Perspectives, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, issue Q IV, pages 17-35. citation courtesy of

June 2001Financial Systems, Economic Growth, and Globalization
with Richard Sylla: w8323

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March 2001Vintage Organization Capital
with Boyan Jovanovic: w8166

Published: Boyan Jovanovic & Peter L. Rousseau, 2000. "Vintage organization capital," Proceedings, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, issue Apr. citation courtesy of

January 2001Why Wait? A Century of Life Before IPO
with Boyan Jovanovic: w8081

Published: Jovanovic, Boyan and Peter L. Rousseau. "Why Wait? A Century O Flife Before IPO," American Economic Review, 2001, v91(2,May), 336-341. citation courtesy of

February 2000Jacksonian Monetary Policy, Specie Flows, and the Panic of 1837
w7528

Published: Rousseau, Peter L. "Jacksonian Monetary Policy, Specie Flows, And The Panic Of 1837," Journal of Economic History, 2002, v62(2,Jun), 457-488. citation courtesy of

December 1999Emerging Financial Markets and Early U.S. Growth
with Richard Sylla: w7448

Published: Rousseau, Peter L. and Richard Sylla. "Emerging Financial Markets And Early US Growth," Explorations in Economic History, 2005, v42(1,Jan), 1-26. citation courtesy of

March 1999Share Liquidity and Industrial Growth in an Emerging Market: The Case of New England, 1854-1897
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August 1997Business Activity and the Boston Stock Market, 1835-1869
with Jeremy Atack: h0103

Published: Exlorations in Economic History, 36 (April 1999): 144-179.

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