Collateral Damage: Trade Disruption and the Economic Impact of War
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We thank Marc Meredith, Sandy Naylor, Thien Nguyen, Michael Simmons, and Radek Szulga for research assistance. We also thank, without implicating: Steven Broadberry; Herb Emery; Niall Ferguson; Claudia Goldin; Mark Harrison; conference participants at the Fifth World Congress of Cliometrics (Venice, July 2004); the CEPRCREI Conference on "War and the Macroeconomy" (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, June 2005); the Latin American and Caribbean Economic Association Meetings (Paris, October 2005); the Economic History Association Annual Meeting (Toronto, September 2005); the NBER 2005 Development of American History (DAE) Program Meeting; seminar participants at Oxford University; London School of Economics; the Mershon Center of Ohio State University; and members of the Economic History Research list (EH.RES) for helpful comments. The views presented in this paper are those of the authors alone and do not necessarily reflect those of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, or the National Bureau of Economic Research.