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Martha L. Olney

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Department of Economics
University of California-Berkeley

Berkeley, California (United States)
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  1. Belinda Archibong & Harrison Dekker & Nathan D. Grawe & Martha L. Olney & Carol Rutz & David Weiman, 2017. "Forging on-campus connections to enhance undergraduate student reasoning, writing, and research skills," The Journal of Economic Education, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 48(4), pages 317-326, October.
  2. Martha L. Olney & Aaron Pacitti, 2017. "The Rise Of Services, Deindustrialization, And The Length Of Economic Recovery," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 55(4), pages 1625-1647, October.
  3. Martha L. Olney, 2016. "Explaining "In the Aggregate" Concepts with Clickers," Journal of Economics Teaching, Journal of Economics Teaching, vol. 1(2), pages 71-90, December.
  4. Martha L. Olney, 2015. "The Undergraduate Origins of PhD Economists: The Berkeley Experience," The Journal of Economic Education, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 46(2), pages 174-188, April.
  5. Olney, Martha L., 2011. "Buying Power: A History of Consumer Activism in America. By Lawrence B. Glickman. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009. xix + 403 pp. Illustrations, notes, index. Cloth, $45.00. ISBN: 978-0-226-," Business History Review, Cambridge University Press, vol. 85(03), pages 624-627, September.
  6. Olney, Martha L., 2001. "It's in the Cards: Consumer Credit and the American Experience. By Lloyd Klein. Westport, CT: Praeger Publishers. 1999. Pp. xii, 155. $55.00," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 61(02), pages 561-562, June.
  7. Olney, Marthal L., 2000. "United States and Canada Financing the American Dream: A Cultural History of Consumer Credit. By Lendol Calder. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1999. Pp. xv, 377. $29.95," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 60(01), pages 301-303, March.
  8. Martha L. Olney, 1999. "Avoiding Default: The Role of Credit in the Consumption Collapse of 1930," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 114(1), pages 319-335.
  9. Olney, Martha L., 1999. "Advertising Progress: American Business and the Rise of Consumer Marketing. By Pamela Walker Laird. Baltimore and London: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1998. Pp. 479. $35.95," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 59(03), pages 830-831, September.
  10. Olney, Marthe L., 1999. "United States and Canada Desegregating the Dollar: African American Consumerism in the Twentieth Century. By Robert E. Weems Jr. New York and London: New York University Press, 1998. Pp. 193. $45.00, ," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 59(02), pages 539-540, June.
  11. Olney, Martha L., 1998. "When Your Word Is Not Enough: Race, Collateral, and Household Credit," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 58(02), pages 408-431, June.
  12. Olney, Martha L., 1995. "The United States in the Twentieth Century: Markets. Edited by Grahame Thompson. London: Hodder & Stoughton, Ltd., 1994. Pp. viii, 296. £12.99," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 55(02), pages 447-448, June.
  13. Olney, Martha L., 1994. "Pursuing Happiness: American Consumers in the Twentieth Century. By Stanley Lebergott. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1993. Pp. xiii, 188. $24.95," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 54(02), pages 491-492, June.
  14. Olney, Martha L., 1993. "Franchising in America: The Development of a Business Method, 1840–1980. By Thomas S. Dicke · Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1992. 204 pp. Illustrations, notes, bibliography, and ind," Business History Review, Cambridge University Press, vol. 67(01), pages 157-159, March.
  15. Olney, Martha L., 1991. "The Credit Card Industry: A History. By Lewis Mandell. Boston: Twayne Publishers, 1990, Pp. xxiv, 176. $26.95, cloth; $12.95, paper," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 51(03), pages 743-744, September.
  16. Olney, Martha L., 1990. "Demand for consumer durable goods in 20th century America," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 27(3), pages 322-349, July.
  17. Olney, Martha L., 1989. "Business and Religion in the American 1920s. By Rolf Lundén. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press Inc., 1988. Pp. xiii, 204. $37.95," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 49(04), pages 1062-1063, December.
  18. Olney, Martha L., 1989. "Credit as a Production-Smoothing Device: The Case of Automobiles, 1913–1938," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 49(02), pages 377-391, June.
  19. Olney, Martha L., 1987. "Advertising the American Dream: Making Way for Modernity, 1920–1940. By Roland Marchand. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1985. Pp. xxii, 448. $27.50," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 47(04), pages 1062-1063, December.
  20. Olney, Martha L., 1987. "Advertising, Consumer Credit, and the “Consumer Durables Revolution” of the 1920s," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 47(02), pages 489-491, June.
  21. Olney, Martha L., 1983. "Fertility and the Standard of Living in Early Modern England: in Consideration of Wrigley and Schofield," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 43(01), pages 71-77, March.

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Articles

  1. Martha L. Olney, 1999. "Avoiding Default: The Role of Credit in the Consumption Collapse of 1930," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 114(1), pages 319-335.

    Cited by:

    1. Christina D. Romer & David H. Romer, 2013. "The Missing Transmission Mechanism in the Monetary Explanation of the Great Depression," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 103(3), pages 66-72, May.
    2. Siklos, Pierre L., 2008. "The Fed's reaction to the stock market during the great depression: Fact or artefact?," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 45(2), pages 164-184, April.
    3. Barry Eichengreen, 2011. "Crisis and Growth in the Advanced Economies: What We Know, What We Do not, and What We Can Learn from the 1930s," Comparative Economic Studies, Palgrave Macmillan;Association for Comparative Economic Studies, vol. 53(3), pages 383-406, September.
    4. Drehmann, Mathias & Juselius, Mikael & Korinek, Anton, 2018. "Going with the flows : New borrowing, debt service and the transmission of credit booms," Research Discussion Papers 10/2018, Bank of Finland.
    5. Dodig, Nina & Herr, Hansjörg, 2014. "Previous financial crises leading to stagnation: Selected case studies," IPE Working Papers 33/2014, Berlin School of Economics and Law, Institute for International Political Economy (IPE).
    6. Till Treeck, 2014. "Did Inequality Cause The U.S. Financial Crisis?," Journal of Economic Surveys, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 28(3), pages 421-448, July.
    7. Mary Eschelbach Hansen, 2014. "Sources of Credit and the Extent of the Credit Market: A View from Bankruptcy Records, Mississippi 1929-1936," Working Papers 2014-09, American University, Department of Economics.
    8. Atif Mian, 2013. "Monetary Policy and Macro-Prudential Regulation: The Risk-Sharing Paradigm," Working Papers Central Bank of Chile 713, Central Bank of Chile.
    9. Christian Alexander Belabed, 2015. "Income Distribution and the Great Depression," IMK Working Paper 153-2015, IMK at the Hans Boeckler Foundation, Macroeconomic Policy Institute.
    10. Till van Treeck, 2012. "Did inequality cause the U.S. financial crisis?," IMK Working Paper 91-2012, IMK at the Hans Boeckler Foundation, Macroeconomic Policy Institute.
    11. Joshua Mason and Arjun Jayadev, "undated". "Fisher Dynamics in Household Debt: The Case of the U.S. 1929-2011," Working Papers 13, University of Massachusetts Boston, Economics Department.
    12. Michelle J. White, 2005. "Economic Analysis of Corporate and Personal Bankruptcy Law," NBER Working Papers 11536, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    13. Yasuyuki Sawada & Kazumitsu Nawata & Masako Ii & Jeong-Joon Lee, 2007. "Did the Credit Crunch in Japan Affect Household Welfare? An Augmented Euler Equation Approach Using Type 5 Tobit Model," CARF F-Series CARF-F-099, Center for Advanced Research in Finance, Faculty of Economics, The University of Tokyo.
    14. Mikael Juselius & Mathias Drehmann, 2015. "Leverage dynamics and the real burden of debt," BIS Working Papers 501, Bank for International Settlements.
    15. Ling He & Joseph McGarrity, 2005. "A Reexamination of the Wealth Effect and Uncertainty Effect," International Advances in Economic Research, Springer;International Atlantic Economic Society, vol. 11(4), pages 379-398, November.
    16. Alexander N. Bogin & William M. Doerner & William D. Larson, 2016. "Missing the Mark: House Price Index Accuracy and Mortgage Credit Modeling," FHFA Staff Working Papers 16-04, Federal Housing Finance Agency.
    17. Greasley, David & Madsen, Jakob B. & Oxley, Les, 2001. "Income Uncertainty and Consumer Spending during the Great Depression," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 38(2), pages 225-251, April.
    18. Cynamon Barry Z. & Fazzari Steven M., 2008. "Household Debt in the Consumer Age: Source of Growth--Risk of Collapse," Capitalism and Society, De Gruyter, vol. 3(2), pages 1-32, October.
    19. Suresh M. Sundaresan, 2000. "Continuous-Time Methods in Finance: A Review and an Assessment," Journal of Finance, American Finance Association, vol. 55(4), pages 1569-1622, August.
    20. SAWADA Yasuyuki & SHIMIZUTANI Satoshi, 2004. "How Do People Cope With Natural Disasters? Evidence from the Great Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake," ESRI Discussion paper series 101, Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI).
    21. Bruno Albuquerque & Georgi Krustev, 2015. "Debt Overhang and Deleveraging in the US Household Sector: Gauging the Impact on Consumption," Staff Working Papers 15-47, Bank of Canada.
    22. Sun Jin Kang & Yasuyuki Sawada, 2003. "Credit Crunches and Household Welfare: The Case of the Korean Financial Crisis," CIRJE F-Series CIRJE-F-234, CIRJE, Faculty of Economics, University of Tokyo.
    23. Bordo, Michael D. & Meissner, Christopher M., 2012. "Does inequality lead to a financial crisis?," Journal of International Money and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 31(8), pages 2147-2161.
    24. Christian A. Belabed, 2016. "Inequality and the New Deal," IMK Working Paper 166-2016, IMK at the Hans Boeckler Foundation, Macroeconomic Policy Institute.
    25. Michelle Alexopoulos, 2007. "Believe it or not! The 1930s was a technologically progressive decade," 2007 Meeting Papers 195, Society for Economic Dynamics.
    26. Lucia Dunn & Tufan Ekici, 2006. "Credit Card Debt and Consumption: Evidence from Household-Level Data," Working Papers 06-01, Ohio State University, Department of Economics.
    27. Atif R. Mian & Amir Sufi & Francesco Trebbi, 2012. "Resolving Debt Overhang: Political Constraints in the Aftermath of Financial Crises," NBER Working Papers 17831, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    28. Chin Alycia & Warusawitharana Missaka, 2010. "Financial Market Shocks during the Great Depression," The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics, De Gruyter, vol. 10(1), pages 1-27, September.
    29. Jon D. Wisman, 2013. "Labor Busted, Rising Inequality and the Financial Crisis of 1929: An Unlearned Lesson," Working Papers 2013-07, American University, Department of Economics.
    30. Giesecke, Kay & Longstaff, Francis A. & Schaefer, Stephen & Strebulaev, Ilya, 2011. "Corporate bond default risk: A 150-year perspective," Journal of Financial Economics, Elsevier, vol. 102(2), pages 233-250.
    31. Ahmad A. Borazan, 2015. "On the Way to the Great Depression, The Demand Regime of the US Economy (1900-1929)," Working Paper Series, Department of Economics, University of Utah 2015_02, University of Utah, Department of Economics.
    32. Mikael Juselius & Anton Korinek & Mathias Drehmann, 2017. "Debt Service: The Painful Legacy of Credit Booms," 2017 Meeting Papers 1258, Society for Economic Dynamics.
    33. van Treeck, Till. & Sturn, Simon., 2012. "Income inequality as a cause of the Great Recession? : A survey of current debates," ILO Working Papers 994709343402676, International Labour Organization.
    34. Atif Mian & Amir Sufi, 2011. "Consumers and the economy, part II: Household debt and the weak U.S. recovery," FRBSF Economic Letter, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, issue jan18.
    35. Michael Kumhof & Romain Ranciere & Pablo Winant, 2013. "Inequality, Leverage and Crises; The Case of Endogenous Default," IMF Working Papers 13/249, International Monetary Fund.
    36. Alexander J. Field, 2014. "The Interwar Housing Cycle in the Light of 2001-2012: A Comparative Historical Perspective," NBER Chapters,in: Housing and Mortgage Markets in Historical Perspective, pages 39-80 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    37. Mathias Drehmann & Mikael Juselius & Anton Korinek, 2017. "Accounting for debt service: the painful legacy of credit booms," BIS Working Papers 645, Bank for International Settlements.
    38. Adam Szeidl & Raj Chetty, 2005. "Consumption Commitments: Neoclassical Foundations for Habit Formation," 2005 Meeting Papers 122, Society for Economic Dynamics.
    39. Alexander J. Field, 2013. "The Interwar Housing Cycle in the Light of 2001-2011: A Comparative Historical Approach," NBER Working Papers 18796, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    40. Peter Temin, 1998. "The Causes of American Business Cycles: An Essay in Economic Historiography," NBER Working Papers 6692, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

  2. Olney, Martha L., 1998. "When Your Word Is Not Enough: Race, Collateral, and Household Credit," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 58(02), pages 408-431, June.

    Cited by:

    1. James, J.A. & Palumbo, M.G. & Thomas, M., 1998. "Consumption Smoothing Among Working-Class American Families Before Social Insurance," Papers 98-05, Houston - Department of Economics.
    2. Song Han, 2002. "On the economics of discrimination in credit markets," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2002-2, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
    3. Hrung, Warren B., 2002. "Parental housing values and children's consumption," Regional Science and Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 32(4), pages 521-529, July.

  3. Olney, Martha L., 1990. "Demand for consumer durable goods in 20th century America," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 27(3), pages 322-349, July.

    Cited by:

    1. Thomas A. Garrett & Cletus C. Coughlin, 2007. "Inter-temporal differences in the income elasticity of demand for lottery tickets," Working Papers 2007-042, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
    2. SCHROYEN, Fred, 2011. "Attitudes towards income risk in the presence of quantity constraints," CORE Discussion Papers 2011020, Université catholique de Louvain, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE).

  4. Olney, Martha L., 1989. "Credit as a Production-Smoothing Device: The Case of Automobiles, 1913–1938," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 49(02), pages 377-391, June.

    Cited by:

    1. Tribo, Josep A., 2001. "Inventories, financial structure and market structure," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 71(1-3), pages 79-89, May.
    2. Bruce G. Carruthers & Timothy W. Guinnane & Yoonseok Lee, 2009. "Bringing "Honest Capital" to Poor Borrowers: The Passage of the Uniform Small Loan Law, 1907-1930," Working Papers 971, Economic Growth Center, Yale University.
    3. Bordo, Michael D. & Meissner, Christopher M., 2012. "Does inequality lead to a financial crisis?," Journal of International Money and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 31(8), pages 2147-2161.

  5. Olney, Martha L., 1987. "Advertising, Consumer Credit, and the “Consumer Durables Revolution” of the 1920s," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 47(02), pages 489-491, June.

    Cited by:

    1. Bradley A. Hansen & Mary Eschelbach Hansen, 2005. "The Role of Path Dependence in the Development of U.S. Bankruptcy Law, 1880-1938," Working Papers 2005-14, American University, Department of Economics.

  6. Olney, Martha L., 1983. "Fertility and the Standard of Living in Early Modern England: in Consideration of Wrigley and Schofield," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 43(01), pages 71-77, March.

    Cited by:

    1. Lee, Maw Lin & Loschky, David, 1987. "Malthusian Population Oscillations," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 97(387), pages 727-739, September.

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