Original Sin and the Great Depression
NBER Working Paper No. 27067
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Helpful comments from seminar and conference participants at the Monetary and Financial History Conference Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, the 2015 World Economic History Conference (Kyoto), UC Davis, UC Berkeley, and the Hong Kong Institute for Monetary Research are acknowledged. Alain Naef provided significant feedback. We thank Barry Eichengreen and Wilfried Kisling for generous help with data and sources and Sara Cochrane and Humberto Martinez Beltran for research assistance. Corresponding author: Christopher M. Meissner, University of California, Davis One Shields Avenue Davis, CA 95616 email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Neither author has any financial conflicts of interest. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.