Harvests and Business Cycles in Nineteenth-Century America
Joseph H. Davis, Christopher Hanes, Paul W. Rhode
NBER Working Paper No. 14686
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We have benefited from the suggestions and comments of participants at presentations at the NBER-DAE, Society for Economic Dynamics, All-UC Group in Economic History, and UC Davis. Thanks to Charles Calomiris, John James, Jon Moen, Scott Redenius, Kenneth Snowden, Alan Taylor, Marc Weidenmier and David Weiman for comments, suggestions and data. Rhode is supported by NSF grant 34-3428-00-0-79-405. The views expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.