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NBER Papers in Development of the American Economy


2016
w22185 Bryan Leonard
Gary D. Libecap

Economic Analysis of Property Rights: First Possession of Water in the American West

w22184 Brandon Dupont
Joshua Rosenbloom

The Impact of the Civil War on Southern Wealth Holders

w22175 Mario J. Crucini
Gregor W. Smith

Distance and Time Effects in Swedish Commodity Prices, 1732–1914

w22155 Karen Clay
Joshua Lewis
Edson Severnini

Canary in a Coal Mine: Infant Mortality, Property Values, and Tradeoffs Associated with Mid-20th Century Air Pollution

w22144 Lee J. Alston
Marcus André Melo
Bernardo Mueller
Carlos Pereira

A Conceptual Framework for Understanding Critical Transitions

w22140 Jérémie Cohen-Setton
Joshua K. Hausman
Johannes F. Wieland

Supply-Side Policies in the Depression: Evidence from France

w22132 Daniel K. Fetter
Lee M. Lockwood

Government Old-Age Support and Labor Supply: Evidence from the Old Age Assistance Program

w22117 Suresh Naidu
Noam Yuchtman

Labor Market Institutions in the Gilded Age of American Economic History

w22108 Jason Long
Henry E. Siu

Refugees From Dust and Shrinking Land: Tracking the Dust Bowl Migrants

w22100 Richard G. Anderson
Michael Bordo
John V. Duca

Money and Velocity During Financial Crises: From the Great Depression to the Great Recession

w22094 Claudia Olivetti
M. Daniele Paserman
Laura Salisbury

Three-generation Mobility in the United States, 1850-1940: The Role of Maternal and Paternal Grandparents

w22085 Grant Miller
Christine Valente

Population Policy: Abortion and Modern Contraception are Substitutes

w22077 Allison Shertzer
Randall P. Walsh

Racial Sorting and the Emergence of Segregation in American Cities

w22074 Kris James Mitchener
Gary Richardson

Network Contagion and Interbank Amplification during the Great Depression

w22073 Taylor Jaworski
Carl T. Kitchens

National Policy for Regional Development: Evidence from Appalachian Highways

w22064 Gary Gorton
Ellis W. Tallman

Too-Big-To-Fail Before the Fed

w22059 Michael D. Bordo
Christopher M. Meissner

Fiscal and Financial Crises

w22036 Gary Gorton
Ellis W. Tallman

How Did Pre-Fed Banking Panics End?

w22021 Michael D. Bordo
John V. Duca
Christoffer Koch

Economic Policy Uncertainty and the Credit Channel: Aggregate and Bank Level U.S. Evidence over Several Decades

w22005 Diego Anzoategui
Diego Comin
Mark Gertler
Joseba Martinez

Endogenous Technology Adoption and R&D as Sources of Business Cycle Persistence

w21988 Lee Alston
Bernardo Mueller

Economic Backwardness and Catching Up: Brazilian Agriculture, 1964–2014

w21964 Petra Moser
Patents and Innovation in Economic History

w21952 Peter Koudijs
Laura Salisbury

Bankruptcy and Investment: Evidence from Changes in Marital Property Laws in the U.S. South, 1840-1850

w21947 Celeste K. Carruthers
Marianne H. Wanamaker

Separate and Unequal in the Labor Market: Human Capital and the Jim Crow Wage Gap

w21933 Robert A. Margo
Obama, Katrina, and the Persistence of Racial Inequality

w21932 Daron Acemoglu
Jacob Moscona
James A. Robinson

State Capacity and American Technology: Evidence from the 19th Century

w21925 Price V. Fishback
How Successful Was the New Deal? The Microeconomic Impact of New Deal Spending and Lending Policies in the 1930s

w21910 Nava Ashraf
Edward L. Glaeser
Giacomo A.M. Ponzetto

Infrastructure, Incentives and Institutions

w21903 Gary D. Libecap
Coasean Bargaining to Address Environmental Externalities

w21882 Ran Abramitzky
Leah Platt Boustan

Immigration in American Economic History

w21881 Farley Grubb
Colonial Virginia's Paper Money Regime, 1755-1774: Value Decomposition and Performance

w21869 Eric C. Edwards
Oscar Cristi
Gonzalo Edwards
Gary D. Libecap

An Illiquid Market in the Desert: The Role of Interest Groups in Shaping Environmental Regulation

w21856 Joseph Davis
Marc D. Weidenmier

America's First Great Moderation

w21847 Konrad B. Burchardi
Thomas Chaney
Tarek A. Hassan

Migrants, Ancestors, and Investments

w21845 John Komlos
Brian A'Hearn

The Decline in the Nutritional Status of the U.S. Antebellum Population at the Onset of Modern Economic Growth


2015
w21813 Jeffrey Frankel
The Plaza Accord, 30 Years Later

w21809 Richard H. Steckel
Garrett Senney

Historical Origins of a Major Killer: Cardiovascular Disease in the American South

w21807 Kevin Hjortshøj O'Rourke
Economic Impossibilities for our Grandchildren?

w21799 George J. Hall
Thomas J. Sargent

A History of U.S. Debt Limits

w21798 Sara Lowes
Nathan Nunn
James A. Robinson
Jonathan Weigel

The Evolution of Culture and Institutions: Evidence from the Kuba Kingdom

w21786 Sebastián Fleitas
Price Fishback
Kenneth Snowden

Forbearance by Contract: How Building and Loans Mitigated the Mortgage Crisis of the 1930s

w21785 Farley Grubb
Colonial Virginia’s Paper Money Regime, 1755-1774: a Forensic Accounting Reconstruction of the Data

w21777 Stéphane Becuwe
Bertrand Blancheton
Christopher M. Meissner

Stages of Diversification: France, 1836-1938

w21728 Farley Grubb
Common Currency versus Currency Union: The U.S. Continental Dollar and Denominational Structure, 1775-1776

w21727 Katherine Eriksson
Access to Schooling and the Black-White Incarceration Gap in the Early 20th Century US South: Evidence from Rosenwald Schools

w21710 Michael D. Bordo
Pierre L. Siklos

Central bank Credibility Before and After the Crisis

w21703 Ilyana Kuziemko
Ebonya Washington

Why did the Democrats Lose the South? Bringing New Data to an Old Debate

w21694 Sebastian Edwards
Francis A. Longstaff
Alvaro Garcia Marin

The U.S. Debt Restructuring of 1933: Consequences and Lessons

w21684 Charles W. Calomiris
Matthew Jaremski
Haelim Park
Gary Richardson

Liquidity Risk, Bank Networks, and the Value of Joining the Federal Reserve System

w21647 W. Walker Hanlon
Pollution and Mortality in the 19th Century

w21636 Ran Abramitzky
Economics and the Modern Economic Historian

w21635 Karen Clay
Joshua Lewis
Edson Severnini

Pollution, Infectious Disease, and Mortality: Evidence from the 1918 Spanish Influenza Pandemic

w21625 Lisa Cook
Trevon Logan
John Parman

The Mortality Consequences of Distinctively Black Names

w21606 Assaf Razin
Efraim Sadka

Migration State and Welfare State: Competition vs. Coordination in an Economic Union

w21595 Diego A. Comin
Danial Lashkari
Martí Mestieri

Structural Change with Long-run Income and Price Effects

w21572 Qian Lu
John Wallis

Banks, Politics, and Political Parties: From Partisan Banking to Open Access in Early Massachusetts

w21559 Peter F. Basile
Sung Won Kang
John Landon-Lane
Hugh Rockoff

Towards a History of the Junk Bond Market, 1910-1955

w21553 Matthew S. Jaremski
David C. Wheelock

Banker Preferences, Interbank Connections, and the Enduring Structure of the Federal Reserve System

w21536 Dan Bogart
The East Indian Monopoly and the Transition from Limited Access in England, 1600-1813

w21522 Xing Li
Megan MacGarvie
Petra Moser

Dead Poet's Property - How Does Copyright Influence Price?

w21503 Matthew Jaremski
Peter L. Rousseau

The Dawn of an ‘Age of Deposits’ in the United States

w21494 Howard Bodenhorn
Double Liability at Early American Banks

w21486 Òscar Jordà
Moritz Schularick
Alan M. Taylor

Leveraged Bubbles

w21450 Leander Heldring
James A. Robinson
Sebastian Vollmer

Monks, Gents and Industrialists: The Long-Run Impact of the Dissolution of the English Monasteries

w21443 Petra Moser
Joerg Ohmstedt
Paul W. Rhode

Patent Citations and the Size of the Inventive Step - Evidence from Hybrid Corn

w21442 Joerg Baten
Nicola Bianchi
Petra Moser

Does Compulsory Licensing Discourage Invention? Evidence From German Patents After WWI

w21435 Jeanne Lafortune
José Tessada
Ethan Lewis

People and Machines: A Look at the Evolving Relationship Between Capital and Skill In Manufacturing 1860-1930 Using Immigration Shocks

w21410 Jean-Pascal Bassino
Marion Dovis
John Komlos

Biological Well-Being in Late 19th Century Philippines

w21384 William J. Collins
Marianne H. Wanamaker

The Great Migration in Black and White: New Evidence on the Selection and Sorting of Southern Migrants

w21375 B. Zorina Khan
Inventing Prizes: A Historical Perspective on Innovation Awards and Technology Policy

w21373 Mark Dincecco
Ugo Troiano

Broadening the State: Policy Responses to the Introduction of the Income Tax

w21371 Filipe Campante
David Yanagizawa-Drott

The Intergenerational Transmission of War

w21349 Wolfgang Keller
Carol H. Shiue
Xin Wang

Capital Markets in China and Britain, 18th and 19th Century: Evidence from Grain Prices

w21341 Eugene N. White
Protecting Financial Stability in the Aftermath of World War I: The Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Dissenting Policy

w21296 Robert Z. Lawrence
Recent Declines in Labor's Share in US Income: A Preliminary Neoclassical Account

w21287 Michael D. Bordo
Christopher M. Meissner

Growing Up to Stability? Financial Globalization, Financial Development and Financial Crises

w21284 Barbara M. Fraumeni
Michael S. Christian
Jon D. Samuels

The Accumulation of Human and Nonhuman Capital, Revisited

w21263 Marcella Alsan
Claudia Goldin

Watersheds in Infant Mortality: The Role of Effective Water and Sewerage Infrastructure, 1880 to 1915

w21249 Howard Bodenhorn
Timothy W. Guinnane
Thomas A. Mroz

Sample-selection biases and the “industrialization puzzle”

w21228 Nicola Fuchs-Schuendeln
Tarek Alexander Hassan

Natural Experiments in Macroeconomics

w21221 Hugh Rockoff
War and Inflation in the United States from the Revolution to the First Iraq War

w21217 Nathaniel G. Hilger
The Great Escape: Intergenerational Mobility in the United States Since 1940

w21213 Ewout Frankema
Jeffrey Williamson
Pieter Woltjer

An Economic Rationale for the African Scramble: The Commercial Transition and the Commodity Price Boom of 1845-1885

w21195 Eric Hilt
Corporation Law and the Shift toward Open Access in the Antebellum United States

w21153 Ruth H. Bloch
Naomi R. Lamoreaux

Voluntary Associations, Corporate Rights, and the State: Legal Constraints on the Development of American Civil Society, 1750-1900

w21152 Farley Grubb
Colonial New Jersey's Provincial Fiscal Structure, 1709-1775: Spending Obligations, Revenue Sources, and Tax Burdens in War and in Peace

w21074 David M. Byrne
Stephen D. Oliner
Daniel E. Sichel

How Fast are Semiconductor Prices Falling?

w21073 Dora L. Costa
Matthew E. Kahn

Death and the Media: Asymmetries in Infectious Disease Reporting During the Health Transition

w21053 Gary Solon
What Do We Know So Far about Multigenerational Mobility?

w21039 Alan M. Taylor
Credit, Financial Stability, and the Macroeconomy

w21021 Christina D. Romer
David H. Romer

New Evidence on the Impact of Financial Crises in Advanced Countries

w21017 Michael Bordo
Harold James

Capital Flows and Domestic and International Order: Trilemmas from Macroeconomics to Political Economy and International Relations

w21011 Victoria Johnson
Walter W. Powell

Poisedness and Propagation: Organizational Emergence and the Transformation of Civic Order in 19th-Century New York City

w20958 Christian Dippel
Avner Greif
Daniel Trefler

The Rents From Trade and Coercive Institutions: Removing the Sugar Coating

w20945 B. Zorina Khan
‘To Have and Have Not’: Are Rich Litigious Plaintiffs Favored in Court?

w20944 B. Zorina Khan
The Impact of War on Resource Allocation: 'Creative Destruction' and the American Civil War

w20934 Trevon Logan
John Parman

The National Rise in Residential Segregation

w20921 Mikko Packalen
Jay Bhattacharya

Cities and Ideas

w20915 Jeffrey G. Williamson
Latin American Inequality: Colonial Origins, Commodity Booms, or a Missed 20th Century Leveling?

w20890 David J. Deming
Claudia Goldin
Lawrence F. Katz
Noam Yuchtman

Can Online Learning Bend the Higher Education Cost Curve?

w20864 Celeste K. Carruthers
Marianne H. Wanamaker

Municipal Housekeeping: The Impact of Women's Suffrage on Public Education

w20854 B. Zorina Khan
Invisible Women: Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Family Firms in France during Early Industrialization

w20853 B. Zorina Khan
Knowledge, Human Capital and Economic Development: Evidence from the British Industrial Revolution, 1750-1930

w20852 Christopher M. Meissner
The Limits of Bimetallism

w20851 Michael Huberman
Christopher M. Meissner
Kim Oosterlinck

Technology and Geography in the Second Industrial Revolution: New Evidence from the Margins of Trade

w20844 Gianni Toniolo
Eugene N. White

The Evolution of the Financial Stability Mandate: From Its Origins to the Present Day

w20837 Howard Bodenhorn
Prison Crowding, Recidivism, and Early Release in Early Rhode Island

w20836 Barry Eichengreen
Secular Stagnation: The Long View

w20832 Richard S. Grossman
Hugh Rockoff

Fighting the Last War: Economists on the Lender of Last Resort

w20829 Shari Eli
Laura Salisbury

Patronage Politics and the Development of the Welfare State: Confederate Pensions in the American South

w20828 Emily Nix
Nancy Qian

The Fluidity of Race: “Passing” in the United States, 1880-1940

w20824 Michael D. Bordo
Pierre L. Siklos

Central Bank Credibility: An Historical and Quantitative Exploration


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