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Homepage:https://my.vanderbilt.edu/jeremyatack/
Phone:615-322-2871
Postal address:Department of Economics Box 351819 Station B Vanderbilt University Nashville, TN. 37235 USA
Workplace:Department of Economics, Vanderbilt University, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2014

  1. American Banking and the Transportation Revolution Before the Civil War
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in The Journal of Economic History (2014)
  2. Did Railroads Make Antebellum U.S. Banks More Sound?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    See also Chapter (2014)

2010

  1. The Impact of Access to Rail Transportation on Agricultural Improvement: The American Midwest as a Test Case, 1850-1860
    Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in The Journal of Transport and Land Use (2011)

2009

  1. Agricultural Improvements and Access to Rail Transportation: The American Midwest as a Test Case, 1850-1860
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
  2. DID RAILROADS INDUCE OR FOLLOW ECONOMIC GROWTH? URBANIZATION AND POPULATION GROWTH IN THE AMERICAN MIDWEST, 1850-60
    Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series, Boston University - Department of Economics Downloads View citations (20)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2009) Downloads View citations (5)

2008

  1. Railroads and the Rise of the Factory: Evidence for the United States, 1850-70
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (21)

2006

  1. Steam Power, Establishment Size, and Labor Productivity Growth in Nineteenth Century American Manufacturing
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Explorations in Economic History (2008)

2003

  1. Capital Deepening in American Manufacturing, 1850-1880
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Capital Deepening in United States Manufacturing, 1850-1880
    Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research Downloads

2001

  1. Part-Year Operation in 19th Century American Manufacturing: Evidence from the 1870 and 1880 Censuses
    Economics Working Paper Archive, Levy Economics Institute Downloads
  2. Part-Year Operation in Nineteenth Century American Manufacturing: Evidence from the 1870 and 1880 Censuses
    Vanderbilt University Department of Economics Working Papers, Vanderbilt University Department of Economics Downloads
    See also Journal Article in The Journal of Economic History (2002)

2000

  1. Downtime in American Manufacturing Industry: 1870 and 1880
    Vanderbilt University Department of Economics Working Papers, Vanderbilt University Department of Economics Downloads
  2. Productivity in Manufacturing and the Length of the Working Day: Evidence from the 1880 Census of Manufactures
    Macroeconomics, EconWPA Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in Vanderbilt University Department of Economics Working Papers, Vanderbilt University Department of Economics (2000) Downloads View citations (1)
    Economics Working Paper Archive, Levy Economics Institute (2000) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Explorations in Economic History (2003)
  3. Rising Wage Dispersion Across American Manufacturing Establishments, 1850-1880
    Vanderbilt University Department of Economics Working Papers, Vanderbilt University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2000) Downloads View citations (5)

1997

  1. Business Activity and the Boston Stock Market, 1835-1869
    NBER Historical Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Explorations in Economic History (1999)

1996

  1. "Location, Location, Location!" The Market for Vacant Urban Land: New York 1835-1900
    NBER Historical Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

1995

  1. Irregular Production and Time-out-of-Work in American Manufacturing Industry in 1870 and 1880: Some Preliminary Estimates
    NBER Historical Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

1991

  1. Louis Brandeis, Work and Fatigue at the Start of the Twentieth Century: Prelude to Oregon's Hours Limitation Law
    NBER Historical Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  2. Whom Did Protective Legislation Protect? Evidence From 1880
    NBER Historical Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)

1990

  1. How Long Was the Workday in 1880?
    NBER Historical Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Journal Article in The Journal of Economic History (1992)

Journal Articles

2014

  1. American Banking and the Transportation Revolution before the Civil War
    The Journal of Economic History, 2014, 74, (04), 943-986 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2013

  1. On the Use of Geographic Information Systems in Economic History: The American Transportation Revolution Revisited
    The Journal of Economic History, 2013, 73, (02), 313-338 Downloads View citations (4)

2011

  1. The Impact of Access to Rail Transportation on Agricultural Improvement: The American Midwest as a Test Case, 1850-1860
    The Journal of Transport and Land Use, 2011, 4, (2), 5-18 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2009

  1. Creating Abundance: Biological Innovation and American Agricultural Development, 1700–1960. By Alan L. Olmstead and Paul W. Rhode. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2008. Pp. xii, 467. $80.00 cloth; $23.99, paper
    The Journal of Economic History, 2009, 69, (03), 888-890 Downloads
  2. Creating Abundance: Biological Innovation and American Agricultural Development--An appreciation and research agenda
    Explorations in Economic History, 2009, 46, (1), 160-167 Downloads
  3. Historical GIS: technologies, methodologies and scholarship
    Economic History Review, 2009, 62, (3), 781-782 Downloads
  4. Troubled Waters: Steamboat Disasters, River Improvements, and American Public Policy, 1821–1860. By Paul F. Paskoff. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2007. Pp. xx, 324. $48.00, cloth
    The Journal of Economic History, 2009, 69, (01), 319-320 Downloads

2008

  1. Editors' Notes
    The Journal of Economic History, 2008, 68, (01), 292-299 Downloads
  2. Steam power, establishment size, and labor productivity growth in nineteenth century American manufacturing
    Explorations in Economic History, 2008, 45, (2), 185-198 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2005

  1. Capital deepening and the rise of the factory: the American experience during the nineteenth century -super-1
    Economic History Review, 2005, 58, (3), 586-595 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. EDITORS' REPORT, SEPTEMBER 2004
    The Journal of Economic History, 2005, 65, (01), 257-259 Downloads

2004

  1. Skill Intensity and Rising Wage Dispersion in Nineteenth-Century American Manufacturing
    The Journal of Economic History, 2004, 64, (01), 172-192 Downloads View citations (21)

2003

  1. Productivity in manufacturing and the length of the working day: evidence from the 1880 census of manufactures
    Explorations in Economic History, 2003, 40, (2), 170-194 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper (2000)

2002

  1. PART-YEAR OPERATION IN NINETEENTH-CENTURY AMERICAN MANUFACTURING: EVIDENCE FROM THE 1870 AND 1880 CENSUSES
    The Journal of Economic History, 2002, 62, (03), 792-809 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2001)

1999

  1. Business Activity and the Boston Stock Market, 1835-1869
    Explorations in Economic History, 1999, 36, (2), 144-179 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (1997)

1998

  1. "Location, Location, Location!" The Price Gradient for Vacant Urban Land: New York, 1835 to 1900
    The Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, 1998, 16, (2), 151-72 Downloads View citations (9)
  2. The Greatest Nation on Earth: Republican Economic Policies During the Civil War. By Heather Cox Richardson · Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1997. xiii + 342 pp. Bibliography and index. $35.00. ISBN 0674362136
    Business History Review, 1998, 72, (01), 152-153 Downloads

1992

  1. How Long Was the Workday in 1880?
    The Journal of Economic History, 1992, 52, (01), 129-160 Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Working Paper (1990)

1991

  1. Understanding the Gender Gap: An Economic History of American Women. By Claudia Goldin. New York: Oxford University Press, 1990. Pp. xx, 287. $29.95
    The Journal of Economic History, 1991, 51, (01), 246-248 Downloads

1989

  1. The American Census: A Social History. By Margo J. Anderson. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1988. Pp. xiii, 257. $30.00
    The Journal of Economic History, 1989, 49, (03), 769-771 Downloads

1987

  1. A History of Industrial Power in the United States, 1780–1930. Vol. 2: Steam Power. By Louis C. Hunter. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1985. Pp. xxii, 732. $50.00
    The Journal of Economic History, 1987, 47, (01), 270-273 Downloads

1986

  1. Firm Size and Industrial Structure in the United States During the Nineteenth Century
    The Journal of Economic History, 1986, 46, (02), 463-475 Downloads View citations (4)

1985

  1. Industrial structure and the emergence of the modern industrial corporation
    Explorations in Economic History, 1985, 22, (1), 29-52 Downloads View citations (12)
  2. The Patent System and Inventive Activity during the Industrial Revolution, 1750–1852. By H. I. Dutton. (Dover, N. H.: Manchester University Press, 1984. vii + 232 pp. $32.50.)
    Business History Review, 1985, 59, (03), 518-519 Downloads

1984

  1. Stronger Than A Hundred Men: A History of the Vertical Water Wheel. By Terry S. Reynolds. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Studies in the History of Technology, New Series (No. 7), 1983. Pp. xviii, 454. $35.00
    The Journal of Economic History, 1984, 44, (01), 232-233 Downloads
  2. The Rise and Decline of the American Cut Nail Industry: A Study of the Relationships of Technology, Business Organization, and Management Techniques. By Amos J. Loveday Jr., Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1983. Pp. xx, 160. $29.95
    The Journal of Economic History, 1984, 44, (04), 1118-1119 Downloads

1983

  1. Steel rails and American railroads, 1867-1880: Reply to Harley
    Explorations in Economic History, 1983, 20, (3), 258-262 Downloads

1982

  1. Steel rails and American railroads, 1867-1880
    Explorations in Economic History, 1982, 19, (4), 339-359 Downloads

1981

  1. Egalitarianism, Inequality, and Age: The Rural North in 1860
    The Journal of Economic History, 1981, 41, (01), 85-93 Downloads View citations (8)
  2. Oliver Evans. Inventive Genius of the American Industrial Revolution. by Eugene S. Ferguson. Greenville, Delaware: Hagley Museum, 1980. Pp. 72. $4.95
    The Journal of Economic History, 1981, 41, (03), 693-693 Downloads
  3. The "Egalitarian Ideal" and the Distribution of Wealth in the Northern Agricultural Community: A Backward Look
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1981, 63, (1), 124-29 Downloads View citations (7)

1980

  1. A History of Industrial Power in the United States, 1780–1930. Volume I: Waterpower in the Century of the Steam Engine. By Louis C. Hunter. Charlottesville, University Press of Virginia, 1979. Pp. xxv + 606. $24.95
    Business History Review, 1980, 54, (03), 407-409 Downloads
  2. The Regional Diffusion and Adoption of the Steam Engine in American Manufacturing
    The Journal of Economic History, 1980, 40, (02), 281-308 Downloads View citations (17)

1979

  1. Economic Development in the Philadelphia Region, 1810–1850. By Diane Lindstrom. New York, Columbia University Press, 1978. Pp. ix + 255. $15.00
    Business History Review, 1979, 53, (02), 272-273 Downloads
  2. Fact in fiction? The relative costs of steam and water power: a simulation approach
    Explorations in Economic History, 1979, 16, (4), 409-437 Downloads View citations (12)
  3. The measurement and trend of inequality: An amendment to a basic revision
    Economics Letters, 1979, 4, (4), 389-393 Downloads

1978

  1. Economies of Scale in Western River Steamboating: A Comment
    The Journal of Economic History, 1978, 38, (02), 457-466 Downloads
  2. Estimation of Economies of Scale in Nineteenth-Century United States Manufacturing and the Form of the Production Function
    The Journal of Economic History, 1978, 38, (01), 268-270 Downloads View citations (3)
  3. Recent Developments in the Study of Economic and Business History: Essays in Memory of Herman E. Krooss. Edited by Robert E. Gallman. Greenwich, Connecticut, JAI Press, 1977. Pp. ix + 305. $12.50
    Business History Review, 1978, 52, (04), 572-573 Downloads
  4. Wealth and Power in Antebellum Texas. By Randolph B. Campbell and Richard G. Lowe. College Station and London: Texas A&M University Press, 1977. Pp. iv,. 183. $14.50
    The Journal of Economic History, 1978, 38, (04), 979-980 Downloads

1977

  1. Returns to scale in antebellum United States manufacturing
    Explorations in Economic History, 1977, 14, (4), 337-359 Downloads View citations (10)

1975

  1. The Profitability of Steamboating on Western Rivers: 1850
    Business History Review, 1975, 49, (03), 346-354 Downloads View citations (1)

Edited books

2011

  1. The Origins and Development of Financial Markets and Institutions
    Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press

2009

  1. The Origins and Development of Financial Markets and Institutions
    Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press View citations (1)

Chapters

2014

  1. Did Railroads Make Antebellum U.S. Banks More Sound?
    A chapter in Enterprising America: Businesses, Banks, and Credit Markets in Historical Perspective, 2014, pp 149-178 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
 
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