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  • 2014 The Evolution Of Bank Boards Of Directors In New York, 1840-1950
    by Eugene White & Howard Bodenhorn
  • 2014 American Banking and the Transportation Revolution Before the Civil War
    by Jeremy Atack & Matthew S. Jaremski & Peter L. Rousseau
  • 2014 The Evolution of Bank Boards of Directors in New York, 1840-1950
    by Howard Bodenhorn & Eugene N. White
  • 2014 Did Railroads Make Antebellum U.S. Banks More Sound?
    by Jeremy Atack & Matthew S. Jaremski & Peter L. Rousseau
  • 2014 A New Approach to Solving the Colonial Monetary Puzzle: Evidence from New Jersey, 1709-1775
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2014 Corporate Governance and Risk Management at Unprotected Banks: National Banks in the 1890s
    by Charles W. Calomiris & Mark Carlson
  • 2014 A New Approach to Explaining the Value of Colonial Paper Money: Evidence from New Jersey, 1709-1775
    by FARLEY GRUBB
  • 2014 La banca y las crisis financieras en la literatura popular: Una fortuna peligrosa, de Ken Follett /Banking and Financial Crises in Popular Literature: A Dangerous Fortune, by Ken Follett
    by RODRÍGUEZ BRAUN, CARLOS
  • 2014 Shareholder Liability: A New (Old) Way of Thinking about Financial Regulation
    by Finn Poschmann
  • 2013 Bank Deregulation, Competition and Economic Growth: The US Free Banking Experience
    by Ager, Philipp & Spargoli, Fabrizio
  • 2013 The Continental Dollar: How the American Revolution was Financed with Paper Money—Initial Design and Ideal Performance
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2013 Large Block Shareholders, Institutional Investors, Boards of Directors and Bank Value in the Nineteenth Century
    by Howard Bodenhorn
  • 2013 Market Potential and the Rise of US Productivity Leadership
    by Dan Liu & Christopher M. Meissner
  • 2013 National Banking's Role in U.S. Industrialization, 1850-1900
    by Matthew S. Jaremski
  • 2013 Competition Among the Exchanges before the SEC: Was the NYSE a Natural Hegemon?
    by Eugene N. White
  • 2013 Bank Deregulation, Competition and Economic Growth: The US Free Banking Experience
    by Philipp Ager & Fabrizio Spargoli
  • 2013 The Continental Dollar: How the American Revolution was Financed with Paper Money—Chapter 3 Initial Design and Idea Performance
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2013 Bank Deregulation, Competition and Economic Growth: The US Free Banking Experience
    by Philipp Ager & Fabrizio Spargoli
  • 2013 A preliminary examination of the effects of credit instruments on de facto and de jure political power: lien laws in the postbellum United States South and nineteenth century New South Wales, Australia
    by Edwyna Harris
  • 2013 The New Deal and the origins of the modern American real estate loan contract
    by Rose, Jonathan D. & Snowden, Kenneth A.
  • 2013 Women, wealth and economic change: An assessment of the impact of women's property law in Wentworth County, Ontario, 1872–1927
    by Di Matteo, Livio
  • 2013 Wall Street and Main Street: the macroeconomic consequences of New York bank suspensions, 1866–1914
    by John A. James & James McAndrews & David F. Weiman
  • 2012 This Time is Different, Again? The United States Five Years after the Onset of Subprime
    by Reinhart, Carmen & Kenneth, Rogoff
  • 2012 Do Schooling Laws Matter? Evidence from the Introduction of Compulsory Attendance Laws in the United States
    by Karen Clay & Jeff Lingwall & Melvin Stephens, Jr.
  • 2012 The New Deal and the Origins of the Modern American Real Estate Loan Contract
    by Jonathan Rose & Kenneth A. Snowden
  • 2012 Economic Effects of Runs on Early 'Shadow Banks': Trust Companies and the Impact of the Panic of 1907
    by Carola Frydman & Eric Hilt & Lily Y. Zhou
  • 2012 Chronic Specie Scarcity and Efficient Barter: The Problem of Maintaining an Outside Money Supply in British Colonial America
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2012 Banks, Free Banks, and U.S. Economic Growth
    by Matthew Jaremski & Peter L. Rousseau
  • 2012 Is Paper Money Just Paper Money? Experimentation and Local Variation in the Fiat Paper Monies Issued by the Colonial Governments of British North America, 1690-1775: Part I
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2012 Chronic Specie Scarcity and Efficient Barter: The Problem of Maintaining an Outside Money Supply in British Colonial America
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2012 Is Paper Money just Paper Money/ Experimentation and Local Variation in the Fiat Paper Monies Issued by the Colonial Government of British North America, 1690-1775: Part I
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2012 The Involvement Of Bankers In The Corporate Governance Of Non-Financial Firms
    by RADU CRISTIAN MUȘETESCU
  • 2012 The Origins of the New York Stock Exchange
    by Sorinel Cosma
  • 2012 Could the United States have had a better central bank? An historical counterfactual speculation
    by Bordo, Michael D.
  • 2012 Les États-Unis naguère, l'Europe aujourd'hui. Conférence Nobel prononcée à Stockholm le 8 décembre 2011
    by Thomas J. Sargent & Jacques Le Cacheux
  • 2012 Imperfect Competition in the Interbank Market for Liquidity as a Rationale for Central Banking
    by Viral V. Acharya & Denis Gromb & Tanju Yorulmazer
  • 2011 Getting on Track for a Sustainable Retirement: A Reality Check on Savings and Work
    by Pfau, Wade Donald
  • 2011 Revisiting the Fisher and Statman Study on Market Timing
    by Pfau, Wade Donald
  • 2011 Safe Savings Rates: A New Approach to Retirement Planning over the Lifecycle
    by Pfau, Wade Donald
  • 2011 A Brief History of Regulations Regarding Financial Markets in the United States: 1789 to 2009
    by Alejandro Komai & Gary Richardson
  • 2011 The Continental Dollar: Initial Design, Ideal Performance, and the Credibility of Congressional Commitment
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2011 State Redemption of the Continental Dollar, 1779-1790
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2011 Democratic Dividends: Stockholding, Wealth and Politics in New York, 1791-1826
    by Eric Hilt & Jacqueline Valentine
  • 2011 The Promise and Performance of the Federal Reserve as Lender of Last Resort 1914-1933
    by Michael D. Bordo & David C. Wheelock
  • 2011 Partnership fragility and credit costs
    by Howard Bodenhorn
  • 2011 Can Tight and Centralized Financial Regulation Prevent Financial Crises? Czech Government Bond Seignorage in the Historical Perspective
    by Tomas Otahal & Vaclav Rybacek
  • 2011 Rent-Seeking Origins of Central Banks: The Case of the Federal Reserve System
    by Tomas Otahal
  • 2011 The Continental Dollar: Initial Design, Ideal Performance, and the Credibility of Congressional Commitment
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2011 State Redemption of the Continental Dollar, 1779-1790
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2011 The history of interbank settlement arrangements: exploring central banks’ role in the payment system
    by Norman, Ben & Shaw, Rachel & Speight, George
  • 2011 The promise and performance of the Federal Reserve as Lender of Last Resort 1914-1933
    by Michael D. Bordo & David C. Wheelock
  • 2011 Corporate bond default risk: A 150-year perspective
    by Giesecke, Kay & Longstaff, Francis A. & Schaefer, Stephen & Strebulaev, Ilya
  • 2011 Clearinghouse membership and deposit contraction during the Panic of 1893
    by Christopher Hoag
  • 2010 Covered Farm Mortgage Bonds in the Late Nineteenth Century U.S
    by Kenneth A. Snowden
  • 2010 The Market for Bank Stocks and the Rise of Deposit Banking in New York City, 1866-1897
    by Peter L. Rousseau
  • 2010 Does the Structure of Banking Markets Affect Economic Growth? Evidence from U.S. State Banking Markets
    by Kris James Mitchener & David C. Wheelock
  • 2010 Uncovering uncovered interest parity during the classical gold standard era, 1888-1905
    by Andrew Coleman
  • 2010 Two Chapters on early history of the Munich Reinsurance Company: The Foundation/ The San Francisco Earthquake
    by Spree, Reinhard
  • 2010 The Paradox of Interest Rates of the Greenback Era: A Reexamination
    by Zhylyevskyy, Oleksandr
  • 2009 Monetary Policy and the Dollar
    by Peter L. Rousseau
  • 2009 Banking and Financial Crises in United States History: What Guidance can History Offer Policymakers?
    by Tallman, Ellis W & Wicker, Elmus R.
  • 2009 Splendid Associations of Favored Individuals: Federal and State Commercial Banking Policy in the Federalist Era
    by Howard Bodenhorn
  • 2009 Land Policy: Founding Choices and Outcomes, 1781-1802
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2009 Monetary Policy and the Dollar
    by Peter L. Rousseau
  • 2009 Wall Street's First Corporate Governance Crisis: The Panic of 1826
    by Eric Hilt
  • 2009 That's Where the Money Was: Foreign Bias and English Investment Abroad, 1866-1907
    by Benjamin Chabot & Christopher J. Kurz
  • 2009 Bringing "Honest Capital" to Poor Borrowers: The Passage of the Uniform Small Loan Law, 1907-1930
    by Bruce G. Carruthers & Timothy W. Guinnane & Yoonseok Lee
  • 2009 That's Where the Money Was: Foreign Bias and English Investment Abroad, 1866-1907
    by Chabot, Benjamin & Kurz, Christopher J.
  • 2009 Bringing "Honest Capital" to Poor Borrowers: The Passage of the Uniform Small Loan Law, 1907-1930
    by Caruthers, Bruce G. & Guinnane, Timothy W. & Lee, Yoonseok
  • 2009 Horse, Cow, Sheep, or 'Thing-In-Itself'? The Cognitive Origins of Corporate Governance in Switzerland, Germany, and the US, 1910s-1930s
    by M. Lüpold & Gerhard Schnyder
  • 2009 Panic in the plains: agricultural markets and the panic of 1893
    by Brandon R. Dupont
  • 2009 Technological Revolutions and Stock Prices
    by Luboš Pástor & Pietro Veronesi
  • 2009 Tax Changes and Asset Pricing
    by Clemens Sialm
  • 2008 Why Are Bank Failures Special? Lessons from U.S. Financial History
    by Ronnie J. Phillips
  • 2008 Commodity Exports, Invisible Exports and Terms of Trade for the Middle Colonies, 1720 to 1775
    by Peter Mancall & Joshua Rosenbloom & Thomas J. Weiss
  • 2008 Creating Maryland's Paper Money Economy, 1720-1739: The Role of Power, Print, and Markets
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2008 Testing for the Economic Impact of the U.S. Constitution: Purchasing Power Parity across the Colonies versus across the States, 1748-1811
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2008 The Continental Dollar: What Happened to It after 1779?
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2008 Creating Maryland’s Paper Money Economy, 1720-1739: The Role of Power, Print, and Markets
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2008 Testing for the Economic Impact of the U.S. Constitution: Purchasing Power Parity across the Colonies versus across the States, 1748-1811
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2008 The Continental Dollar: What Happened to It after 1779?
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2008 Financial market reactions to the overthrow and annexation of the Hawaiian Kingdom: evidence from London, Honolulu and New York
    by Richard C. K. Burdekin & Leroy O. Laney
  • 2007 The Role of the Real Interest Rate in US Macroeconomic History
    by Ernst Juerg Weber
  • 2007 Victory or Repudiation? The Probability of the Southern Confederacy Winning the Civil War
    by Marc D. Weidenmier & Kim Oosterlinck
  • 2007 Why Don't Inventors Patent?
    by Petra Moser
  • 2007 When did Ownership Separate from Control? Corporate Governance in the Early Nineteenth Century
    by Eric Hilt
  • 2007 The Continental Dollar: How Much Was Really Issued?
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2007 The value of private banks in corporate governance: Evidence from the Armstrong investigation
    by Cantillo, Miguel
  • 2006 A model of banknote discounts
    by Laurence Ales & Francesca Carapella & Pricila Maziero & Warren Weber
  • 2006 The Assignment of Property Rights on the Western Frontier: Lessons for Contemporary Environmental and Resource Policy
    by Gary D. Libecap
  • 2006 The Puzzle of the Antebellum Fertility Decline in the United States: New Evidence and Reconsideration
    by Michael R. Haines & J. David Hacker
  • 2006 Miscounting Money of Colonial America
    by Ronald W. Michener & Robert E. Wright
  • 2005 The U.S. Constitution and Monetary Powers: An Analysis of the 1787 Constitutional Convention and Constitutional Transformation of the Nation's Monetary System Emerged
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2005 Chinese Sojourn Labor and the American Transcontinental Railroad
    by Scott Alan Carson
  • 2004 An Emerging Market: The NYSE From 1815 to 1871
    by WILLIAM N. GOETZMANN & ROGER G. IBBOTSON
  • 2004 Prison-Based Education and Re-Entry into the Mainstream Labor Market
    by Jeffrey R. Kling & John H. Tyler
  • 2004 Free Banking and Bank Entry in Nineteenth-Century New York
    by Howard Bodenhorn
  • 2004 Smuggling Humans: A Theory of Debt-Financed Migration
    by Friebel, Guido & Guriev, Sergei
  • 2004 Smuggling Humans: A Theory of Debt-Financed Migration
    by Friebel, Guido & Guriev, Sergei
  • 2004 Smuggling Humans: A Theory of Debt-Financed Migration
    by Friebel, Guido & Guriev, Sergei
  • 2003 Suppressing Asset Price Inflation: The Confederate Experience, 1861--1865
    by Richard C. K. Burdekin & Marc D. Weidenmier
  • 2003 A history of prices in Canada, 1840-1871: a new wholesale price index
    by Donald G. Paterson & Ronald A. Shearer
  • 2002 Os Estados Unidos como nação devedora: da Independência ate 1914
    by Mira Wilkins
  • 2002 Suppressing Asset Price Inflation: The Confederate Experience, 1861-1865
    by Marc D. Weidenmier & Richard C.K. Burdekin
  • 2001 Exchange-Rate Regimes and International Trade: Evidence from the=20 Classical Gold Standard Era
    by J. Ernesto L=F3pez-C=F3rdova & = =20 Chris Meissner
  • 2001 Imports and the Jacksonian Economy: The Business Cycle and the Balance of Payments
    by T. J. O. Dick & John E. Floyd
  • 2001 A Comparison of National Banks in Japan and the United States between 1872 and 1885
    by Miyajima, Shigeki & Weber, Warren-E
  • 2001 Why Regulate Insider Trading? Evidence from the First Great Merger Wave (1897-1903)
    by Ajeyo Banerjee & E. Woodrow Eckard
  • 2000 Emerging Financial Markets and Early U.S. Growth
    by Peter L. Rousseau & Richard Sylla
  • 2000 Jacksonian Monetary Policy, Specie Flows, and the Panic of 1837
    by Peter L. Rousseau
  • 2000 Market Contagion: Evidence from the Panics of 1854 and 1857
    by Cormac O Grada & Morgan Kelly
  • 1999 Market Contagion: Evidence from the Panics of 1854 and 1857
    by Kelly, M. & O'Grada, C.
  • 1998 An Emerging Market: The NYSE From 1815 to 1871
    by William N. Goetzmann & Roger G. Ibbotson
  • 1998 The Rise and Fall of Bank Control in the United States: 1890-1939
    by Miguel Cantillo Simon
  • 1998 Quis Custodiet Ipsos Custodes?
    by Howard Bodenhorn
  • 1997 Business Activity and the Boston Stock Market, 1835-1869
    by Jeremy Atack & Peter L. Rousseau
  • 1997 Debt, Default, and Revenue Structure: The American State Debt Crisis in the Early 1840s
    by Arthur Grinath, III & John Joseph Wallis & Richard Sylla
  • 1996 Alexander Hamilton And The Origins Of Wall Street
    by Howard M. Wachtel
  • 1996 Greenback-Gold Returns and Expectations of Resumption, 1862-1879
    by Gregor W. Smith & R. Todd Smith
  • 1996 The Efficiency of Self-Regulated Payments Systems: Learning From the Suffolk System
    by Charles W. Calomiris & Charles M. Kahn
  • 1996 Financing the American Corporation: The Changing Menu of Financial Rela-tionships
    by Charles W. Calomiris & Carlos D. Ramirez
  • 1996 A Comparison of the Stability and Efficiency of the Canadian and American Banking Systems 1870-1925
    by Michael D. Bordo & Angela Redish
  • 1996 Zombie Banks and the Demise of New York's Safety Fund
    by Howard Bodenhorn
  • 1995 Turning Points in the Civil War: Views from the Greenback Market
    by Kristen L. Willard & Timothy W. Guinnane & Harvey S. Rosen
  • 1993 Reputation Formation in Early Bank Debt Markets
    by Gary Gorton
  • 1992 Bretton Woods and its Precursors: Rules versus Discretion in the History of International Monetary Regimes
    by Giovannini, Alberto
  • Circulating Interest-Bearing Currency: An Arkansan Experiment, 1861-1863
    by Richard C.K. Burdekin & Marc D. Weidenmier