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Working Papers

2013

  1. Bank Failures and Output During the Great Depression
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2009

  1. Bailout or Bankruptcy? A Libertarian Perspective on the Financial Crisis
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads
  2. Did the Federal Drinking Age Save Lives?
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads
  3. Does the Minimum Legal Drinking Age Save Lives?
    Scholarly Articles, Harvard University Department of Economics Downloads View citations (12)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2007) Downloads View citations (5)

    See also Journal Article in Economic Inquiry (2009)

2008

  1. What Do Economists Know About Crime?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (50)
    See also Chapter (2010)

2005

  1. The Opium Wars, Opium Legalization, and Opium Consumption in China
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    Also in Harvard Institute of Economic Research Working Papers, Harvard - Institute of Economic Research (2005) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in Applied Economics Letters (2008)

2003

  1. Alcohol Prohibition and Cirrhosis
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
  2. The Effect of Drug Prohibition on Drug Prices: Evidence from the Markets for Cocaine and Heroin
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (21)
    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2003)

1999

  1. The Effect of Alcohol Prohibition on Alcohol Consumption
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in Working Papers, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme (1997) View citations (1)
  2. Violence and the U.S. Prohibition of Drugs and Alcohol
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    Also in Working Papers, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme (1998) View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in American Law and Economics Review (1999)

1997

  1. The Genesis and Evolution of Social Security
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Chapter (1998)

1996

  1. Some Estimates of Annual Alcohol Consumption Per Capita, 1870-1991
    Working Papers, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme
    Also in Working Papers, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme (1996)
  2. Why Does Inflation Differ Across Countries?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (55)
    See also Chapter (1997)

1995

  1. Improving the Accessibility of the NBER's Historical Data
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Macroeconomics, EconWPA (1995) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Business & Economic Statistics (1997)
  2. What Have Macroeconomists Learned about Business Cycles from the Study of Seasonal Cycles?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (1996)

1993

  1. Historical Perspectives on the Monetary Transmission Mechanism
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Chapter (1994)

1992

  1. Seasonal Unit Roots in Aggregate U.S. Data
    NBER Technical Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Econometrics (1993)

1991

  1. A Cross Country Comparison of Seasonal Cycles and Business Cycles
    Working Papers, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme View citations (7)
    Also in Working Papers, Michigan - Center for Research on Economic & Social Theory (1988)
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1990) Downloads View citations (7)

    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (1992)
  2. Alcohol Consumption During Prohibition
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (1991)
  3. Why Do Countries and Industries with Large Seasonal Cycles Also Have Large Business Cycles?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

1990

  1. Should The Fed Smooth Interest Rates? The Case of Seasonal Monetary Policy
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Carnegie-Rochester Conference Series on Public Policy (1991)
  2. The Economics of Seasonal Cycles
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (24)
    See also Book (1996)
  3. The Seasonal Cycle in U.S. Manufacturing
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (10)
    Also in Working Papers, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme (1990) View citations (4)

    See also Journal Article in Economics Letters (1991)

1989

  1. A New Monthly Index of Industrial Production, 1884-1940
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in The Journal of Economic History (1990)

1988

  1. Production, Sales, and the Change in Inventories: An Identity That Doesn`t Add Up
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Rodney L. White Center for Financial Research Working Papers, Wharton School Rodney L. White Center for Financial Research View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Monetary Economics (1989)
  2. THE FOUNDING OF THE FED AND THE DESTABILIZATION OF THE POST-1914 ECONOMY
    Working Papers, Michigan - Center for Research on Economic & Social Theory View citations (1)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (1988) Downloads View citations (1)
  3. The Seasonal Cycle and the Business Cycle
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (84)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Political Economy (1989)

1987

  1. Seasonality, Cost Shocks, and the Production Smoothing Model of Inventories
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Rodney L. White Center for Financial Research Working Papers, Wharton School Rodney L. White Center for Financial Research View citations (13)
    Rodney L. White Center for Financial Research Working Papers, Wharton School Rodney L. White Center for Financial Research View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Econometrica (1988)
  2. The Adjustment of Expectations to a Change in Regime: A Study of the Founding of the Federal Reserve
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (55)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (1987)
  3. The Worldwide Change in the Behavior of Interest Rates and Prices in 1914
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in European Economic Review (1988)

1986

  1. Seasonal Fluctuations and the Life Cycle-Permanent Income Model of Consumption
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Political Economy (1986)

1985

  1. The Changing Behavior of the Term Structure of Interest Rates
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (146)

Journal Articles

2009

  1. Bailout or Bankruptcy?
    Cato Journal, 2009, 29, (1), 1-17 Downloads
  2. DOES THE MINIMUM LEGAL DRINKING AGE SAVE LIVES?
    Economic Inquiry, 2009, 47, (2), 317-336 Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Working Paper (2009)

2008

  1. The opium wars, opium legalization and opium consumption in China
    Applied Economics Letters, 2008, 15, (12), 911-913 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2005)

2005

  1. The effect of alcohol prohibition on alcohol consumption: evidence from drunkenness arrests
    Economics Letters, 2005, 86, (2), 279-284 Downloads View citations (5)

2003

  1. The Effect of Drug Prohibition on Drug Prices: Evidence from the Markets for Cocaine and Heroin
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2003, 85, (3), 522-530 Downloads View citations (17)
    See also Working Paper (2003)

2001

  1. Prohibition and the Market for Illegal Drugs
    World Economics, 2001, 2, (4), 133-157 Downloads View citations (13)
  2. Violence, Guns, and Drugs: A Cross-Country Analysis
    Journal of Law and Economics, 2001, 44, (2), 615-33 Downloads View citations (28)
  3. What Do We Know About the Shadow Economy?
    World Economics, 2001, 2, (4), 19-32 Downloads View citations (7)

1999

  1. Violence and the U.S. Prohibitions of Drug and Alcohol
    American Law and Economics Review, 1999, 1, (1-2), 78-114 View citations (18)
    See also Working Paper (1999)

1997

  1. Improving the Accessibility of the NBER's Historical Data
    Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, 1997, 15, (3), 293-99 View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (1995)

1996

  1. The effects of temperature on human fertility
    Demography, 1996, 33, (3), 291-305 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. What Have Macroeconomists Learned about Business Cycles form the Study of Seasonal Cycles?
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1996, 78, (1), 54-66 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (1995)

1995

  1. The Economic Case against Drug Prohibition
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 1995, 9, (4), 175-192 Downloads View citations (61)

1994

  1. Empirical methodology in macroeconomics explaining the success of Friedman and Schwartz's 'a monetary history of the United States, 1867-1960'
    Journal of Monetary Economics, 1994, 34, (1), 17-25 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Modeling Seasonality in Fecundability, Conceptions, and Births
    Demography, 1994, 31, (2), 321-346 Downloads View citations (9)
  3. The founding of the Fed and the behavior of interest rates: What can be learned from small samples?
    Journal of Monetary Economics, 1994, 34, (3), 555-559 Downloads

1993

  1. Seasonal unit roots in aggregate U.S. data
    Journal of Econometrics, 1993, 55, (1-2), 305-328 Downloads View citations (160)
    See also Working Paper (1992)

1992

  1. A Cross Country Comparison of Seasonal Cycles and Business Cycles
    Economic Journal, 1992, 102, (413), 772-88 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (1991)
  2. Economists and drug policy: A comment
    Carnegie-Rochester Conference Series on Public Policy, 1992, 36, (1), 249-259 Downloads View citations (1)

1991

  1. Alcohol Consumption during Prohibition
    American Economic Review, 1991, 81, (2), 242-47 Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Working Paper (1991)
  2. Should the fed smooth interest rates? the case of seasonal monetary policy
    Carnegie-Rochester Conference Series on Public Policy, 1991, 34, (1), 41-69 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (1990)
  3. The role of economic history in economic research: A review essay
    Journal of Monetary Economics, 1991, 27, (2), 293-299 Downloads View citations (2)
  4. The seasonal cycle in U.S. manufacturing
    Economics Letters, 1991, 37, (2), 115-118 Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Working Paper (1990)

1990

  1. A New Monthly Index of Industrial Production, 1884–1940
    The Journal of Economic History, 1990, 50, (02), 321-337 Downloads View citations (24)
    See also Working Paper (1989)
  2. Reviving the Federal Statistical System: The View from Academia
    American Economic Review, 1990, 80, (2), 329-32 Downloads View citations (1)
  3. The Adjustment of Expectations to a Change in Regime: Reply
    American Economic Review, 1990, 80, (4), 977-79 Downloads View citations (7)

1989

  1. Production, sales, and the change in inventories: An identity that doesn't add up
    Journal of Monetary Economics, 1989, 24, (1), 31-51 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (1988)
  2. Seasonal Fluctuations and the Life Cycle-Permanent Income Model of Consumption: A Correction
    Journal of Political Economy, 1989, 97, (4), 988-91 Downloads View citations (2)
  3. The Seasonal Cycle and the Business Cycle
    Journal of Political Economy, 1989, 97, (3), 503-34 Downloads View citations (114)
    See also Working Paper (1988)

1988

  1. Seasonality, Cost Shocks, and the Production Smoothing Models of Inventories
    Econometrica, 1988, 56, (4), 877-908 Downloads View citations (42)
    See also Working Paper (1987)
  2. The worldwide change in the behavior of interest rates and prices in 1914
    European Economic Review, 1988, 32, (5), 1123-1147 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (1987)

1987

  1. The Adjustment of Expectations to a Change in Regime: A Study of the Founding of the Federal Reserve
    American Economic Review, 1987, 77, (3), 358-74 Downloads View citations (59)
    See also Working Paper (1987)

1986

  1. Financial Panics, the Seasonality of the Nominal Interest Rate, and theFounding of the Fed
    American Economic Review, 1986, 76, (1), 125-40 Downloads View citations (90)
  2. Seasonal Fluctuations and the Life Cycle-Permanent Income Model of Consumption
    Journal of Political Economy, 1986, 94, (6), 1258-79 Downloads View citations (21)
    See also Working Paper (1986)

Books

1996

  1. The Economics of Seasonal Cycles, vol 1
    MIT Press Books, The MIT Press View citations (36)
    See also Working Paper (1990)

Chapters

2010

  1. What Do Economists Know about Crime?
    A chapter in The Economics of Crime: Lessons for and from Latin America, 2010, pp 269-302 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2008)

1998

  1. The Genesis and Evolution of Social Security
    A chapter in The Defining Moment: The Great Depression and the American Economy in the Twentieth Century, 1998, pp 297-322 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper (1997)

1997

  1. Why Does Inflation Differ across Countries?
    A chapter in Reducing Inflation: Motivation and Strategy, 1997, pp 335-362 Downloads View citations (89)
    See also Working Paper (1996)

1994

  1. Historical Perspectives on the Monetary Transmission Mechanism
    A chapter in Monetary Policy, 1994, pp 263-306 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (1993)
 
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