|September 2016||Two Centuries of Finance and Growth in the United States, 1790-1980|
|August 2015||Double Liability at Early American Banks|
|June 2015||Sample-selection biases and the “industrialization puzzle”|
with Timothy W. Guinnane, Thomas A. Mroz: w21249
|January 2015||Prison Crowding, Recidivism, and Early Release in Early Rhode Island|
Published: Bodenhorn, Howard, 2016. "Prison crowding, recidivism, and early release in early Rhode Island," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 59(C), pages 55-74. citation courtesy of
|September 2014||Fertility and Financial Development: Evidence from U.S. Counties in the 19th Century|
with Alberto Basso, David Cuberes: w20491
|April 2014||The Evolution of Bank Boards of Directors in New York, 1840-1950|
with Eugene N. White: w20078
Published: The Evolution of Bank Boards of Directors in New York, 1840–1950, Howard Bodenhorn, Eugene N. White. in Enterprising America: Businesses, Banks, and Credit Markets in Historical Perspective, Collins and Margo. 2015
|March 2014||Caveat Lector: Sample Selection in Historical Heights and the Interpretation of Early Industrializing Economies|
with Timothy Guinnane, Thomas Mroz: w19955
|April 2013||Large Block Shareholders, Institutional Investors, Boards of Directors and Bank Value in the Nineteenth Century|
|February 2012||Voting Rights, Share Concentration, and Leverage at Nineteenth-Century US Banks|
“Voting Rights, Share Concentration, and Leverage in Nineteenth-Century US Banks.” Journal of Law & Economics 57 (May 2014 forthcoming).
|January 2011||Partnership fragility and credit costs|
|August 2010||Immigration: 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 2010||Financial Development and City Growth: Evidence from Northeastern American Cities, 1790-1870|
with David Cuberes: w15997
|April 2010||Short 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 2010||Manumission in Nineteenth Century Virginia|
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 2009||Splendid Associations of Favored Individuals: Federal and State Commercial Banking Policy in the Federalist Era|
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 2009||Crime 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 2008||Criminal Sentencing in Nineteenth Century Pennsylvania|
Published: "Criminal Sentencing in Nineteenth Century Pennsylvania." Explorations in Economic History 46:3 (July 2009), 287-298.
|February 2008||Acting 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 2006||Single Parenthood and Childhood Outcomes in the Mid-Nineteenth Century Urban South|
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|
|November 2005||Colorism 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|
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 2004||Free Banking and Bank Entry in Nineteenth-Century New York|
Published: Bodenhorn, Howard. "Free Banking and Bank Entry in Nineteenth-Century New York." Financial History Review 15 (2008): 175-201. citation courtesy of
|May 2004||Bank Chartering and Political Corruption in Antebellum New York: Free Banking as Reform|
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 2003||Unemployment 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 2003||Just and Reasonable Treatment: Racial Treatment in the Terms of Pauper Apprenticeship in Antebellum Maryland|
|May 2002||The Complexion Gap: The Economic Consequences of Color among Free African Americans in the Rural Antebellum South|
Published: Kauffman, Kyle D. (ed.) Advances in agricultural economic history. Volume 2. Amsterdam, New York and London: Elsevier Science, JAI, 2003.
|February 2002||Partnership and Hold-Up in Early America|
|December 2001||Short-Term Loans and Long-Term Relationships: Relationship Lending in Early America|
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.