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  • 2014 Revisiting American Exceptionalism: Democracy and the Regulation of Corporate Governance in Nineteenth-Century Pennsylvania
    by Naomi R. Lamoreaux
  • 2014 A New Approach to Solving the Colonial Monetary Puzzle: Evidence from New Jersey, 1709-1775
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2014 Land Confiscations and land reform in Natural-Order States
    by Sumner La Croix
  • 2014 A New Approach to Explaining the Value of Colonial Paper Money: Evidence from New Jersey, 1709-1775
    by FARLEY GRUBB
  • 2014 U.S. war costs: Two parts temporary, one part permanent
    by Edwards, Ryan D.
  • 2013 Financing U.S. External Trade, 1790-1819
    by Javier Cuenca-Esteban
  • 2013 Was the African American great migration delayed by outlawing emigrant agents?
    by Kha Yen Prentice & László Kónya & David Prentice
  • 2013 Betting on Secession: Quantifying Political Events Surrounding Slavery and the Civil War
    by Charles W. Calomiris & Jonathan Pritchett
  • 2013 The Continental Dollar: How the American Revolution was Financed with Paper Money—Initial Design and Ideal Performance
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2013 The Continental Dollar: How the American Revolution was Financed with Paper Money—Chapter 3 Initial Design and Idea Performance
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2013 Was the African American great migration delayed by outlawing emigrant agents?
    by Kha Yen Prentice & Laszlo Konya & David Prentice
  • 2013 American Growth and Napoleonic Wars
    by Hasan Vergil & M. Erdem Ozgur
  • 2013 Men, women, and the ballot: Gender imbalances and suffrage extensions in the United States
    by Braun, Sebastian & Kvasnicka, Michael
  • 2013 Inequality and school funding in the rural United States, 1890
    by Vollrath, Dietrich
  • 2012 Do Newspapers Serve the State? Incumbent Party Influence on the US Press, 1869-1928
    by Matthew Gentzkow & Nathan Petek & Jesse M. Shapiro & Michael Sinkinson
  • 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 Governments of British North America, 1690-1775: Part I
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2012 De Jure and de Facto Determinants of Power:Evidence from Mississippi
    by Graziella Bertocchi & Arcangelo Dimico
  • 2012 De Jure and De Facto Determinants of Power: Evidence from Mississippi
    by Bertocchi, Graziella & Dimico, Arcangelo
  • 2012 Fiscal Federalism: US History for Architects of Europe's Fiscal Union
    by C. Randall Henning & Martin Kessler
  • 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 De Jure and de Facto Determinants of Power: Evidence from Mississippi
    by Bertocchi, Graziella & Dimico, Arcangelo
  • 2012 The Economics of Political Borders
    by Enrico Spolaore
  • 2012 ¿Se financió la defensa a costa del gasto social y la economía en el siglo XX? El dilema cañones versus mantequilla
    by José Jurado Sánchez
  • 2012 “The people's will”: Canadians and the 1898 referendum on alcohol prohibition
    by Dostie, Benoit & Dupré, Ruth
  • 2012 The price of Cherokee removal
    by Gregg, Matthew T. & Wishart, David M.
  • 2012 Military service and economic mobility: Evidence from the American civil war
    by Lee, Chulhee
  • 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 The rise of the US Portland cement industry and the role of public science
    by David Prentice
  • 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 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 Labour markets and representative institutions: evidence from colonial British America
    by Elena Nikolova
  • 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 Free-Trade Doctrine and Commercial Diplomacy of Condy Raguet
    by Stephen Meardon
  • 2010 Economic Interest behind the 1st Nationalist Movement: 1783
    by John Lovett
  • 2010 Guidelines for Improving the Comparability and Availability of Private Health Expenditures Under the System of Health Accounts Framework
    by Ravi P. Rannan-Eliya & Luca Lorenzoni
  • 2010 U.S. War Costs: Two Parts Temporary, One Part Permanent
    by Ryan D. Edwards
  • 2010 Men, Women, and the Ballot. Gender Imbalances and Suffrage Extensions in US States
    by Sebastian Braun & Michael Kvasnicka
  • 2009 Men,Women, and the Ballot – Woman Suffrage in the United States
    by Sebastian Braun & Michael Kvasnicka
  • 2009 Labor-Market Regimes in U.S. Economic History
    by Joshua L. Rosenbloom & William A. Sundstrom
  • 2009 Land Policy: Founding Choices and Outcomes, 1781-1802
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2009 Socioeconomic Differences in the Health of Black Union Army Soldiers
    by Chulhee Lee
  • 2009 Men, Women, and the Ballot Woman Suffrage in the United States
    by Sebastian Braun & Michael Kvasnicka
  • 2009 War and the Returns to Entrepreneurial Innovation among US Patentees, 1790-1870
    by Zorina B Khan
  • 2008 Jacob Viner’s Reminiscences from the New Deal (February 11, 1953)
    by Luca Fiorito & Sebastiano Nerozzi
  • 2008 Media versus Special Interests
    by Alexander Dyck & David Moss & Luigi Zingales
  • 2008 Criminal Sentencing in Nineteenth Century Pennsylvania
    by Howard Bodenhorn
  • 2008 The Distribution of Congressional Spending During the American Revolution, 1775-1780: The Problem of Geographic Balance
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2008 Lifting the Curse of Dimensionality: Measures of the Labor Legislation Climate in the States During the Progressive Era
    by Price V. Fishback & Rebecca Holmes & Samuel Allen
  • 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 Distribution of Congressional Spending During the American Revolution, 1775-1780: The Problem of Geographic Balance
    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 Media versus Special Interests
    by Dyck, Alexander & Moss, David & Zingales, Luigi
  • 2007 Institutions and U.S. Regional Development: A Study of Massachusetts and Virginia
    by Sukkoo Kim
  • 2007 Political Dynasties
    by Ernesto Dal Bó & Pedro Dal Bó & Jason Snyder
  • 2007 Striking at the Roots of Crime: The Impact of Social Welfare Spending on Crime During the Great Depression
    by Ryan S. Johnson & Shawn Kantor & Price V. Fishback
  • 2007 The Effect of Pensions on Longevity: Evidence from Union Army Veterans
    by Martin Salm
  • 2007 The Effect of Pensions on Longevity: Evidence from Union Army Veterans
    by Salm, Martin
  • 2007 The Effect of Pensions on Longevity: Evidence from Union Army Veterans
    by Martin Salm
  • 2006 The political economy of European federalism
    by Jean Michel Josselin & Alain Marciano
  • 2006 Decomposing violence: terrorist murder in the twentieth century in the U.S
    by Gomez-Sorzano, Gustavo
  • 2006 The Political Economy of "Truth-in-Advertising" Regulation During the Progressive Era
    by Zeynep Hansen & Marc T. Law
  • 2006 The Economics of US Civil War Conscription
    by Timothy J. Perri
  • 2006 Miscounting Money of Colonial America
    by Ronald W. Michener & Robert E. Wright
  • 2005 Taxation and the American Revolution
    by Roger S. Hewett
  • 2005 Who Should Govern Congress? Access to Power and the Salary Grab of 1873
    by Lee J. Alston & Jeffery A. Jenkins & Tomas Nonnenmacher
  • 2004 What Does the Public Know about Economic Policy, and How Does It Know It?
    by Alan Blinder & Alan Krueger
  • 2004 Free Banking and Bank Entry in Nineteenth-Century New York
    by Howard Bodenhorn
  • 2004 The Development of Water Rights in Colorado
    by David A. Penn & Joachim Zietz
  • 2004 The "Unintended Consequences" of Confederate Trade Legislation
    by Robert B. Ekelund, Jr. & John D. Jackson & Mark Thornton
  • 2003 U.S. Army Procurement of Draft and Pack Animals in the Civil War Era
    by Larry Sawers
  • 2001 The Early Development of Intellectual Property Institutions in the United States
    by B. Zorina Khan & Kenneth L. Sokoloff
  • 2001 A Theory of the Consumption Function, with and without Liquidity Constraints
    by Christopher D. Carroll
  • 2001 The Market Evaluation of Criminality: Evidence from the Auction of British Convict Labor in America, 1767-1775
    by Farley Grubb
  • 2000 Property Ownership by Married Women in Victorian Ontario
    by Inwood, K. & Ingram, S.
  • 2000 Evolution of the Constitution
    by Schofield, N.
  • 2000 American Government Finance in the Long Run: 1790 to 1990
    by John Joseph Wallis
  • 1999 The Effect of Patronage Politics on City Government in American Cities, 1900-1910
    by Rebecca Menes
  • 1998 Constitutional Theory and the Constitutional History of Colonial America
    by Holcombe, R.G.
  • 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 The U.S. Army as a Rational Economic Agent: The Choice of Draft Animals during the Civil War
    by Kyle D. Kauffman