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Working Papers

2017

  1. Finance and Growth: Household Savings, Public Investment, and Public Health in Late Nineteenth-Century New Jersey
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Opening Access: Banks and Politics in New York from the Revolution to the Civil War
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Were Nineteenth-Century Industrial Workers Permanent Income Savers?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Southern Economic Journal (2019)

2016

  1. Blind Tigers and Red-Tape Cocktails: Liquor Control and Homicide in Late-Nineteenth-Century South Carolina
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  2. Two Centuries of Finance and Growth in the United States, 1790-1980
    Working Papers, eSocialSciences Downloads View citations (6)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2016) Downloads View citations (6)

2015

  1. Double Liability at Early American Banks
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Prison Crowding, Recidivism, and Early Release in Early Rhode Island
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Explorations in Economic History (2016)
  3. Sample-selection biases and the “industrialization puzzle”
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in The Journal of Economic History (2017)

2014

  1. Caveat Lector: Sample Selection in Historical Heights and the Interpretation of Early Industrializing Economies
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Fertility and Financial Development: Evidence from U.S. Counties in the 19th Century
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
  3. THE EVOLUTION OF BANK BOARDS OF DIRECTORS IN NEW YORK, 1840-1950
    Departmental Working Papers, Rutgers University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2014) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Chapter (2014)

2013

  1. Large Block Shareholders, Institutional Investors, Boards of Directors and Bank Value in the Nineteenth Century
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Problems of Sample-Selection Bias in the Historical Heights Literature: A Theoretical and Econometric Analysis
    Working Papers, Yale University, Department of Economics Downloads View citations (5)
    Also in Center Discussion Papers, Yale University, Economic Growth Center (2013) Downloads View citations (9)
    Working Papers, Economic Growth Center, Yale University (2013) Downloads View citations (6)

2012

  1. Voting Rights, Share Concentration, and Leverage at Nineteenth-Century US Banks
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)

2011

  1. Partnership fragility and credit costs
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2010

  1. Financial Development and City Growth: Evidence from Northeastern American Cities, 1790-1870
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (11)
    Also in Working Papers, Institut d'Economia de Barcelona (IEB) (2010) Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Immigration: America's nineteenth century "law and order problem"?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
  3. Manumission in Nineteenth Century Virginia
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Cliometrica, Journal of Historical Economics and Econometric History (2011)
  4. Short Criminals: Stature and Crime in Early America
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Law and Economics (2012)

2009

  1. Crime and Body Weight in the Nineteenth Century: Was there a Relationship between Brawn, Employment Opportunities and Crime?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Splendid Associations of Favored Individuals: Federal and State Commercial Banking Policy in the Federalist Era
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2008

  1. Acting White or Acting Black: Mixed-Race Adolescents' Identity and Behavior
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article in The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy (2009)
  2. Criminal Sentencing in Nineteenth Century Pennsylvania
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2006

  1. Single Parenthood and Childhood Outcomes in the Mid-Nineteenth Century Urban South
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Urban Poverty, School Attendance, and Adolescent Labor Force Attachment: Some Historical Evidence
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)

2005

  1. Colorism and African American Wealth: Evidence from the Nineteenth-Century South
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Population Economics (2007)
  2. Usury Ceilings, Relationships and Bank Lending Behavior: Evidence from Nineteenth Century
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)

2004

  1. Bank Chartering and Political Corruption in Antebellum New York: Free Banking as Reform
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Chapter (2006)
  2. Free Banking and Bank Entry in Nineteenth-Century New York
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Financial History Review (2008)

2003

  1. Just and Reasonable Treatment: Racial Treatment in the Terms of Pauper Apprenticeship in Antebellum Maryland
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
  2. The Economics of Identity and the Endogeneity of Race
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (59)
  3. Unemployment Risk and Compensating Differential in Late-Nineteenth Century New Jersey Manufacturing
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)

2002

  1. Partnership and Hold-Up in Early America
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
  2. The Complexion Gap: The Economic Consequences of Color among Free African Americans in the Rural Antebellum South
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (10)

2001

  1. Short-Term Loans and Long-Term Relationships: Relationship Lending in Early America
    NBER Historical Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Money, Credit and Banking (2003)

Journal Articles

2019

  1. Diagnosing Sample-Selection Bias in Historical Heights: A Reply to Komlos and A’Hearn
    The Journal of Economic History, 2019, 79, (4), 1154-1175 Downloads
  2. Financial Systems and Economic Growth: Credit, Crises, and Regulation from the 19th Century to the Present. By Peter L. Rousseau and Paul Wachtel (eds.). New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017. Pp. xvi, 292. $66.95, hardcover
    The Journal of Economic History, 2019, 79, (1), 314-315 Downloads
  3. Were Nineteenth‐Century Industrial Workers Permanent Income Savers?
    Southern Economic Journal, 2019, 85, (4), 1286-1310 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2017)

2018

  1. Finance and urbanization in early nineteenth-century New York
    Journal of Urban Economics, 2018, 104, (C), 47-58 Downloads

2017

  1. Sample-Selection Biases and the Industrialization Puzzle
    The Journal of Economic History, 2017, 77, (1), 171-207 Downloads View citations (26)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2016

  1. Building the Empire State: Political Economy in the Early Republic. By Brian Phillips Murphy. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2015. Pp. xii, 287. $49.95, cloth
    The Journal of Economic History, 2016, 76, (4), 1254-1256 Downloads
  2. Crash! How the Economic Boom and Bust of the 1920s Worked. By Phillip G. Payne. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2015. viii + 142 pp. Photographs, illustrations, notes, index. Cloth, $45.00; paper, $19.95. ISBN: cloth, 978-1-4214-1885-1; paper, 978-1-4214-1856-8
    Business History Review, 2016, 90, (3), 591-593 Downloads
  3. Prison crowding, recidivism, and early release in early Rhode Island
    Explorations in Economic History, 2016, 59, (C), 55-74 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2015

  1. Consumer Lending in France and America: Credit and Welfare. ByGunnar Trumbull. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2014. xi + 228 pp. Figures, tables, notes, index. Cloth, $90.00. ISBN: 978-1-107-01565-4
    Business History Review, 2015, 89, (2), 355-357 Downloads

2014

  1. Fragile by Design: The Political Origins of Banking Crises and Scarce Credit. By Charles W. Calomiris and Stephen H. Haber. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. 2014. Pp. xiv, 570. $35, cloth
    The Journal of Economic History, 2014, 74, (4), 1241-1242 Downloads
  2. Voting Rights, Shareholdings, and Leverage at Nineteenth-Century U.S. Banks
    Journal of Law and Economics, 2014, 57, (2), 431 - 458 Downloads View citations (1)

2013

  1. America's First Great Depression: Economic Crisis and Political Disorder After the Panic of 1837. By Alasdair Roberts. Ithaca, NY and London: Cornell University Press. 2012. Pp. 255. $26.00, hardcover; $18.95, paper
    The Journal of Economic History, 2013, 73, (2), 606-608 Downloads
  2. Richard Grossman, Unsettled Account: The Evolution of Banking in the Industrialized World since 1800 (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2010), pp. xx, 384, Index, $45.00. ISBN 978-0-691-13905-0
    Journal of the History of Economic Thought, 2013, 35, (2), 266-267 Downloads

2012

  1. A Great Leap Forward: 1930s Depression and U.S. Economic Growth. ByAlexander J. Field. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2011. ix + 387 pp. Figures, tables, notes, index. Cloth, $45.00. ISBN: 978-0-300-15109-1
    Business History Review, 2012, 86, (3), 620-622 Downloads
  2. Moneymakers: The Wicked Lives and Surprising Adventures of Three Notorious Counterfeiters. ByBen Tarnoff. New York: Penguin Press, 2011. 369 pp. Illustrations, notes, index. Cloth, $27.95. ISBN: 978-1-594-29287-2
    Business History Review, 2012, 86, (1), 156-158 Downloads
  3. Short Criminals: Stature and Crime in Early America
    Journal of Law and Economics, 2012, 55, (2), 393 - 419 Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2011

  1. Manumission in nineteenth-century Virginia
    Cliometrica, Journal of Historical Economics and Econometric History, 2011, 5, (2), 145-164 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2010

  1. Crime and Body Weight in the 19th Century: Was There Complementarity between Brawn, Employment Opportunities and Crime ?
    Economies et Sociétés (Serie 'Histoire Economique Quantitative'), 2010, (41), 1-20 Downloads
  2. Height and body mass index values of nineteenth-century New York legislators
    Economics & Human Biology, 2010, 8, (1), 121-126 Downloads View citations (5)
  3. Height, weight and body mass index values of mid-19th century New York legislative officers
    Economics & Human Biology, 2010, 8, (2), 291-293 Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Towards modern public finance: the American war with Mexico, 1846–1848 – By James W. Cummings
    Economic History Review, 2010, 63, (4), 1193-1194 Downloads

2009

  1. Acting White or Acting Black: Mixed-Race Adolescents' Identity and Behavior
    The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 2009, 9, (1), 1-44 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. Criminal sentencing in 19th-century Pennsylvania
    Explorations in Economic History, 2009, 46, (3), 287-298 Downloads View citations (4)
  3. Political institutions and financial developments – Edited by Stephen Haber, Douglass C. North, and Barry R. Weingast
    Economic History Review, 2009, 62, (2), 509-510 Downloads
  4. Scraping By: Wage Labor, Slavery, and Survival in Early Baltimore. By Seth Rockman. Baltimore, MD: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009. Pp. xii, 368. $25.00, paper
    The Journal of Economic History, 2009, 69, (4), 1191-1192 Downloads

2008

  1. Free banking and bank entry in nineteenth-century New York
    Financial History Review, 2008, 15, (2), 175-201 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2004)
  2. The political economy of sentiment: paper credit and the Scottish enlightenment in early republic Boston, 1780–1820 – By Jose R. Torre
    Economic History Review, 2008, 61, (2), 524-525 Downloads

2007

  1. Colourism and African–american wealth: evidence from the nineteenth-century south
    Journal of Population Economics, 2007, 20, (3), 599-620 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (2005)
  2. Usury ceilings and bank lending behavior: Evidence from nineteenth century New York
    Explorations in Economic History, 2007, 44, (2), 179-202 Downloads View citations (10)

2006

  1. A History of Central Banking in Great Britain and the United States. By John H. Wood. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005. Pp. xv, 439. $90
    The Journal of Economic History, 2006, 66, (1), 260-262 Downloads
  2. Colorism, Complexion Homogamy, and Household Wealth: Some Historical Evidence
    American Economic Review, 2006, 96, (2), 256-260 Downloads View citations (10)

2005

  1. Unemployment Risk and Compensating Differentials in New Jersey Manufacturing
    Economic Inquiry, 2005, 43, (4), 734-749 Downloads View citations (4)

2004

  1. Rethinking the Great Depression: A New View of Its Causes and Consequences. By Gene Smiley. Chicago: Ivan R. Dee, 2002. xii + 179 pp. Index. Cloth, $24.95. ISBN 1-566-63472-5
    Business History Review, 2004, 78, (1), 134-137 Downloads

2003

  1. Economic Scholarship at Elite Liberal Arts Colleges: A Citation Analysis with Rankings
    The Journal of Economic Education, 2003, 34, (4), 341-359 Downloads View citations (15)
  2. Short-Term Loans and Long-Term Relationships: Relationship Lending in Early America
    Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 2003, 35, (4), 485-505 View citations (30)
    See also Working Paper (2001)

2002

  1. MAKING THE LITTLE GUY PAY: PAYMENTS-SYSTEM NETWORKS, CROSS-SUBSIDIZATION, AND THE COLLAPSE OF THE SUFFOLK SYSTEM
    The Journal of Economic History, 2002, 62, (1), 147-169 Downloads View citations (6)

1999

  1. A Troublesome Caste: Height and Nutrition of Antebellum Virginia's Rural Free Blacks
    The Journal of Economic History, 1999, 59, (4), 972-996 Downloads View citations (48)
  2. An Engine of Growth: Real Bills and Schumpeterian Banking in Antebellum New York
    Explorations in Economic History, 1999, 36, (3), 278-302 Downloads View citations (4)
  3. Banking, Trade and Industry: Europe, America and Asia from the Thirteenth to the Twentieth Centuries. Edited by Alice Teichova, Ginette Kurgan-van Hentenryk, and Dieter Ziegler. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997. Pp. xv, 427. $69.95
    The Journal of Economic History, 1999, 59, (3), 858-860 Downloads
  4. Classics in Anthropometric History. Edited by John Komlos and Timothy Cuff. St. Katharinen. Germany: Scripta Mercaturae Verlag, 1998. Pp. v, 629. DM 118
    The Journal of Economic History, 1999, 59, (4), 1147-1148 Downloads
  5. Goldbugs and Greenbacks: The Antimonopoly Tradition and the Politics of Finance in America, 1865–1896. ByGretchen Ritter · Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 1997. 312 pp. Appendices, bibliography, and index. Cloth, $59.95. ISBN 0521561671; paper, $19.95. ISBN 0521653924
    Business History Review, 1999, 73, (2), 277-279 Downloads

1998

  1. Quis Custodiet Ipsos Custodes?
    Eastern Economic Journal, 1998, 24, (1), 7-24 Downloads View citations (4)

1997

  1. Private Banking in Antebellum Virginia: Thomas Branch & Sons of Petersburg
    Business History Review, 1997, 71, (4), 513-542 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Teachers, and Scholars Too: Economic Scholarship at Elite Liberal Arts Colleges
    The Journal of Economic Education, 1997, 28, (4), 323-336 Downloads View citations (4)

1996

  1. The Note Issue Paradox in the Free Banking Era
    The Journal of Economic History, 1996, 56, (3), 687-693 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Zombie Banks and the Demise of New York's Safety Fund
    Eastern Economic Journal, 1996, 22, (1), 21-33 Downloads View citations (1)

1995

  1. Was There a Note Issue Conundrum in the Free Banking Era?
    Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 1995, 27, (3), 702-12 Downloads View citations (4)

1994

  1. A Property Rights Approach to Free Banking
    Journal des Economistes et des Etudes Humaines, 1994, 5, (4), 16 Downloads

1993

  1. Small-Denomination Banknotes in Antebellum America
    Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 1993, 25, (4), 812-27 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. The Business Cycle and Entry into Early American Banking
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1993, 75, (3), 531-35 Downloads View citations (5)

1992

  1. American Commercial Banking: A History. By Benjamin J. Klebaner. Boston: Twayne Publishers, 1990. Pp. xi, 283. $26.95
    The Journal of Economic History, 1992, 52, (1), 241-242 Downloads
  2. Capital Mobility and Financial Integration in Antebellum America
    The Journal of Economic History, 1992, 52, (3), 585-610 Downloads View citations (21)
  3. Financial Markets and Financial Crises. Edited by R. Glenn Hubbard. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1991. Pp. ix, 394. $52.00
    The Journal of Economic History, 1992, 52, (4), 974-976 Downloads

1990

  1. Entry, Rivalry and Free Banking in Antebellum America
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1990, 72, (4), 682-86 Downloads View citations (8)

Books

2015

  1. The Color Factor: The Economics of African-American Well-Being in the Nineteenth-Century South
    OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press View citations (3)
    Also in NBER Books, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2015) View citations (4)

2002

  1. State Banking in Early America: A New Economic History
    OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press View citations (19)

2000

  1. A History of Banking in Antebellum America
    Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press View citations (15)
    Also in Cambridge Books, Cambridge University Press (2000) View citations (16)

Chapters

2015

  1. Appendices to "The Color Factor: The Economics of African-American Well-Being in the Nineteenth-Century South"
    A chapter in The Color Factor: The Economics of African-American Well-Being in the Nineteenth-Century South, 2015, pp 199-262 View citations (1)
  2. Epilogue
    A chapter in The Color Factor: The Economics of African-American Well-Being in the Nineteenth-Century South, 2015, pp 188-197
  3. Finding Freedom
    A chapter in The Color Factor: The Economics of African-American Well-Being in the Nineteenth-Century South, 2015, pp 70-97
  4. Height, Health, and Mortality
    A chapter in The Color Factor: The Economics of African-American Well-Being in the Nineteenth-Century South, 2015, pp 167-187
  5. Introduction to "The Color Factor: The Economics of African-American Well-Being in the Nineteenth-Century South"
    A chapter in The Color Factor: The Economics of African-American Well-Being in the Nineteenth-Century South, 2015, pp 1-18 View citations (1)
  6. Legal Constructions of Race and Interpretations of Color
    A chapter in The Color Factor: The Economics of African-American Well-Being in the Nineteenth-Century South, 2015, pp 19-33
  7. Marriage and the Family
    A chapter in The Color Factor: The Economics of African-American Well-Being in the Nineteenth-Century South, 2015, pp 98-122
  8. Race Mixing and Color in Literature and Science
    A chapter in The Color Factor: The Economics of African-American Well-Being in the Nineteenth-Century South, 2015, pp 34-49
  9. The Plantation
    A chapter in The Color Factor: The Economics of African-American Well-Being in the Nineteenth-Century South, 2015, pp 50-69
  10. Wealth
    A chapter in The Color Factor: The Economics of African-American Well-Being in the Nineteenth-Century South, 2015, pp 144-166
  11. Work
    A chapter in The Color Factor: The Economics of African-American Well-Being in the Nineteenth-Century South, 2015, pp 123-143

2014

  1. The Evolution of Bank Boards of Directors in New York, 1840–1950
    A chapter in Enterprising America: Businesses, Banks, and Credit Markets in Historical Perspective, 2014, pp 107-145 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2010

  1. Federal and State Commercial Banking Policy in the Federalist Era and Beyond
    A chapter in Founding Choices: American Economic Policy in the 1790s, 2010, pp 151-176 Downloads

2006

  1. Bank Chartering and Political Corruption in Antebellum New York. Free Banking as Reform
    A chapter in Corruption and Reform: Lessons from America's Economic History, 2006, pp 231-258 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

1992

  1. Regional Interest Rates in Antebellum America
    A chapter in Strategic Factors in Nineteenth Century American Economic History: A Volume to Honor Robert W. Fogel, 1992, pp 159-187 Downloads View citations (30)
 
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