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Working Papers

1999

  1. Consumption smoothing among working-class American families before social insurance
    Finance and Economics Discussion Series, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.) Downloads
    Also in Working Papers, Houston - Department of Economics (1998) View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Oxford Economic Papers (2007)

1985

  1. Shifts in the Nineteenth-Century Phillips Curve Relationship
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)

1984

  1. The Resolution of the Labor Scarcity Paradox
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Journal Article in The Journal of Economic History (1985)

Journal Articles

2014

  1. Money over Two Centuries: Selected Topics in British Monetary History. ByForrest Capie andGeoffrey Wood. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012. x + 367 pp. Figures, tables, references, notes, index. Cloth, $125.00. ISBN: 978-0-19-965512-0
    Business History Review, 2014, 88, (1), 205-207 Downloads

2013

  1. Mobilizing Money: How the World's Richest Nations Financed Industrial Growth. By Caroline Fohlin. New York: Cambridge University Press. 2012. Pp. Xiv, 263. $99.00, hardcover
    The Journal of Economic History, 2013, 73, (1), 308-309 Downloads
  2. Wall Street and Main Street: the macroeconomic consequences of New York bank suspensions, 1866–1914
    Cliometrica, Journal of Historical Economics and Econometric History, 2013, 7, (2), 99-130 Downloads View citations (12)

2012

  1. Panics, payments disruptions and the Bank of England before 18261
    Financial History Review, 2012, 19, (3), 289-309 Downloads View citations (7)

2011

  1. Early twentieth-century Japanese worker saving: precautionary behaviour before a social safety net
    Cliometrica, Journal of Historical Economics and Econometric History, 2011, 5, (1), 1-25 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. The National Banking Acts and the Transformation of New York City Banking During the Civil War Era
    The Journal of Economic History, 2011, 71, (2), 338-362 Downloads View citations (10)

2010

  1. From Drafts to Checks: The Evolution of Correspondent Banking Networks and the Formation of the Modern U.S. Payments System, 1850-1914
    Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 2010, 42, (2-3), 237-265 View citations (31)
    Also in Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 2010, 42, (2‐3), 237-265 (2010) Downloads View citations (2)

2007

  1. Consumption smoothing among working-class American families before social insurance
    Oxford Economic Papers, 2007, 59, (4), 606-640 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (1999)
  2. Romer revisited: long-term changes in the cyclical sensitivity of unemployment
    Cliometrica, Journal of Historical Economics and Econometric History, 2007, 1, (1), 19-44 Downloads
  3. The Political Economy of the US Monetary Union: The Civil War Era as a Watershed
    American Economic Review, 2007, 97, (2), 271-275 Downloads View citations (6)

2003

  1. A Golden Age? Unemployment and the American Labor Market, 1880–1910
    The Journal of Economic History, 2003, 63, (4), 959-994 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Wage Adjustment Under Low Inflation: Evidence from U.S. History
    American Economic Review, 2003, 93, (4), 1414-1424 Downloads View citations (22)

2001

  1. The Origins and Economic Impact of the First Bank of the United States, 1791–1797. ByDavid Jack Cowen. New York: Garland Press, 2000. 323 pp. Cloth, $70.00. ISBN 0-815-33837-6
    Business History Review, 2001, 75, (3), 605-607 Downloads

2000

  1. Industrialization and Wage Inequality in Nineteenth-century Urban America
    Journal of Income Distribution, 2000, 09, (1), 4-4 Downloads View citations (1)

1999

  1. Savings and early economic growth in the United States and Japan
    Japan and the World Economy, 1999, 11, (2), 161-183 Downloads View citations (4)

1998

  1. Did the Fed's founding improve the efficiency of the U.S. payments system? - commentary
    Review, 1998, (May), 143-150 Downloads
  2. The Early History of Nominal Wage Rigidity in American Industrial Labor Markets
    Rivista di storia economica, 1998, (3), 243-274 Downloads View citations (1)

1996

  1. International Capital Markets and American Economic Growth, 1820–1914. By Lance E. Davis and Robert J. Cull. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. Pp. vii, 166. $34.95
    The Journal of Economic History, 1996, 56, (3), 737-738 Downloads

1993

  1. Changes in Economic Instability in 19th-Century America
    American Economic Review, 1993, 83, (4), 710-31 Downloads View citations (16)

1989

  1. The stability of the 19th-century Phillips curve relationship
    Explorations in Economic History, 1989, 26, (2), 117-134 Downloads View citations (2)

1988

  1. Personal wealth distribution in late eighteenth-century Britain
    Economic History Review, 1988, 41, (4), 543-565 Downloads View citations (2)

1986

  1. The Great Merger Movement in American Business, 1895–1904. By Naomi R. Lamoreaux. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1985. Pp. xii, 208. $29.95
    The Journal of Economic History, 1986, 46, (2), 561-563 Downloads

1985

  1. The Resolution of the Labor-Scarcity Paradox
    The Journal of Economic History, 1985, 45, (3), 513-540 Downloads View citations (41)
    See also Working Paper (1984)

1984

  1. Discussion of Redish, Gandar, and Whatley
    The Journal of Economic History, 1984, 44, (2), 617-621 Downloads
  2. Public debt management policy and nineteenth-century American economic growth
    Explorations in Economic History, 1984, 21, (2), 192-217 Downloads View citations (2)
  3. The use of general equilibrium analysis in economic history
    Explorations in Economic History, 1984, 21, (3), 231-253 Downloads View citations (1)

1983

  1. Structural Change in American Manufacturing, 1850–1890
    The Journal of Economic History, 1983, 43, (2), 433-459 Downloads View citations (14)

1981

  1. Some evidence on relative labor scarcity in 19th-century American manufacturing
    Explorations in Economic History, 1981, 18, (4), 376-388 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. The Optimal Tariff in the Antebellum United States
    American Economic Review, 1981, 71, (4), 726-34 Downloads View citations (5)

1979

  1. Finance and Enterprise in Early America: A Study of Stephen Girard's Bank, 1812–1831. By Donald R. AdamsJr., Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press, 1978. Pp. xi + 163. $12.50
    Business History Review, 1979, 53, (1), 135-136 Downloads

1978

  1. Cost functions of postbellum national banks
    Explorations in Economic History, 1978, 15, (2), 184-195 Downloads
  2. The welfare effects of the antebellum tariff: A general equilibrium analysis
    Explorations in Economic History, 1978, 15, (3), 231-256 Downloads View citations (5)

1977

  1. Scottish Capital on the American Credit Frontier. By W. G. Kerr. Austin: Texas State Historical Association, 1976. Pp. xvi, 246. $13.00
    The Journal of Economic History, 1977, 37, (2), 535-536 Downloads

1976

  1. A Note on Interest Paid on New York Bankers' Balances in the Postbellum Period
    Business History Review, 1976, 50, (2), 198-202 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Banking Market Structure, Risk, and the Pattern of Local Interest Rates in the United States, 1893-1911
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 1976, 58, (4), 453-62 Downloads View citations (8)
  3. Portfolio Selection with an Imperfectly Competitive Asset Market
    Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, 1976, 11, (5), 831-846 Downloads View citations (1)
  4. The Conundrum of the Low Issue of National Bank Notes
    Journal of Political Economy, 1976, 84, (2), 359-67 Downloads View citations (12)
  5. The Development of the National Money Market, 1893-1911
    The Journal of Economic History, 1976, 36, (4), 878-897 Downloads View citations (23)
  6. The Evolution of the National Money Market, 1888–1911
    The Journal of Economic History, 1976, 36, (1), 271-275 Downloads View citations (5)

Edited books

1994

  1. Capitalism in Context
    University of Chicago Press Economics Books, University of Chicago Press

Chapters

2014

  1. Political economic limits to the fed’s goal of a common national bank money: The par clearing controversy revisited
    A chapter in Research in economic history, 2014, vol. 30, pp 91-134 Downloads
 
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