Geographic Barriers to Commodity Price Integration: Evidence from US Cities and Swedish Towns, 1732-1860
NBER Working Paper No. 20247
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Crucini gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the National Science Foundation (SES-0524868). Smith thanks the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada and the Bank of Canada research fellowship programme for support of this research. The opinions are the authors' alone and are not those of the Bank of Canada. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.