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Limiting the Reach of the Grabbing Hand. Graft and Growth in American Cities, 1880 to 1930

Rebecca Menes

Chapter in NBER book Corruption and Reform: Lessons from America's Economic History (2006), Edward L. Glaeser and Claudia Goldin, editors (p. 63 - 94)
Conference held July 30-31, 2004
Published in March 2006 by University of Chicago Press
© 2006 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

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