Suffrage, Schooling, and Sorting in the Post-Bellum U.S. South
NBER Working Paper No. 18129
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I thank Morgan Kousser, Jeremy Atack, Jim Snyder, and Michael Haines for data. Raj Arunachalam, Jesse Driscoll, Jeremy Dittmar, Arindrajit Dube, Oeindrila Dube, Ethan Kaplan, Claudia Goldin, Danny Hidalgo, Rick Hornbeck, Benjamin Lava, Trevon Logan, Bob Margo, Lindsay Mayka, Ted Miguel, Neal Richardson, James Robinson, and Noam Yuchtman all provided helpful comments. I also thank Edward Copenhagen and the staff at the Gutman Library Special Collections and Hi-Tech BPO. Monali Agarwal, Natalie Bau, Ferran Elias, and Raul Sanchez de la Sierra provided excellent research assistance. Financial assistance from the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs and the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research is gratefully acknowledged. The views expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.