NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

Riding the Wave of Trade: Explaining the Rise of Labor Regulation in the Golden Age of Globalization

Michael Huberman, Christopher M. Meissner

NBER Working Paper No. 15374
Issued in September 2009

---- Acknowledgements -----

Earlier versions of this paper were presented at the meetings of the Economic History Association (Tuscon), Cliometrics Society (Tuscon), European Historical Economics Society (Lund), and seminars at Harvard University, London School of Economics, UCLA, Universidade de Lisboa, and the University of Toronto. We would like to acknowledge the comments of discussants and participants, and three anonymous referees and the editor of the Journal of Economic History, Philip Hoffman. We are indebted to Toke Aidt, Gerald Friedman, David Jacks, Peter Lindert, Dennis Novy, and Robert Pahre for contributions to the data sections of this paper. Huberman’s research was funded by SSHRCC. The views expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.

return to bibliography page

 
Publications
Activities
Meetings
NBER Videos
Data
People
About

Support
National Bureau of Economic Research, 1050 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138; 617-868-3900; email: info@nber.org

Contact Us