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1.

The Rise and Fall of Economic History at MIT

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 13-11
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 06 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2013
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,886
2.

The Reality of the Wartime Economy: More Historical Evidence on Whether World War Il Ended the Great Depression

Independent Review, 2013 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Jun 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Ball State University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,713
3.

Tax Cuts for Whom? Heterogeneous Effects of Income Tax Changes on Growth & Employment

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2013
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 1,635
4.

Real Estate Prices During the Roaring Twenties and the Great Depression

UC Davis Graduate School of Management Research Paper No. 18-09
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2011
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Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit and Brandeis University

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5.

The Great Depression(s) of 1929-1933 and 2007-2009? Parallels, Differences and Policy Lessons

Hungarian Academy of Science MTA-ELTE Crisis History Working Paper No. 2
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 31 May 2015 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2015
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University of Vienna - Department of Economic and Social History and University of Vienna
Downloads 1,312
6.

German-Jewish Emigres and U.S. Invention

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 17 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2015
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NYU Stern Department of Economics, University of Chicago and University of Warwick - Department of Economics

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Downloads 1,175
7.

Taming or Protecting the Modern Corporation? Shareholder-Stakeholder Debates in a Comparative Light

Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1669444, ECGI - Law Working Paper No. 165/2010, NYU Journal of Law & Business, Vol. 7, Issue. 2, 2011
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 01 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Fordham University School of Law
Downloads 1,104
8.

Stock Price Volatility and Political Uncertainty: Evidence from the Interwar Period

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 02-09, AFA 2003 Washington, DC Meetings
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Mar 2002
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University of Zurich - UBS International Center of Economics in Society
Downloads 1,040
9.

The Institutions of Federal Reserve Independence

32 Yale Journal on Regulation 257 (2015), Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 139
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
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10.

The Most Technologically Progressive Decade of the Century

American Economic Review, Vol. 93, pp. 1399-1414, September 2003
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
Downloads 677
11.

The Great Depression, the New Deal, and the Current Crisis

Challenge, Vol. 52, July-August 2009
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 04 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
Downloads 665
12.

Financial Disturbances and Depressions: The View from Economic History

The Jerome Levy Economics Institute Working Paper No. 47
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Dec 1999
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New York University - Stern School of Business, Department of Economics
Downloads 662
13.

The Cost of Inequality: Social Distance, Predatory Conduct, and the Financial Crisis

NYU Annual Survey of American Law, Vol. 66, 2010, Albany Law School Research Paper No. 10-20
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 19 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Albany Law School
Downloads 655
14.

Inflation, Monetary Policy and Stock Market Conditions: Quantitative Evidence from a Hybrid Latent-Variable VAR

FRB of St. Louis Working Paper No. 2008-012A
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 May 2008 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2009
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Rutgers University, New Brunswick - Department of Economics, Russell Investments and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division
Downloads 618
15.

Did Monetary Forces Cause the Great Depression? A Bayesian VAR Analysis for the U.S. Economy

Zurich IEER Working Paper No. 50
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Oct 2000
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London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economic History and University of Zurich
Downloads 606
16.

A Critique of the Austrian School Interpretation of the 1920-21 Depression

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
The Urban Institute - Income and Benefits Policy Center
Downloads 568
17.

Questioning 'Law and Finance': US Stock Market Development, 1930-70

University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 14/2012, UCLA School of Law, Law-Econ Research Paper No. 12-14
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2012
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University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law and Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
Downloads 434
18.

Backlash

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 98, p. 217, 1998
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Oct 1997
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
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19.

Lectures on John Maynard Keynes’ General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money (1): Chapter One, Background and Historical Setting

University of Guelph Department of Economics and Finance Discussion Paper No. 2013-06
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 19 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Guelph - Department of Economics
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20.

The Great Depression and the Friedman-Schwartz Hypothesis

ECB Working Paper No. 326
Number of pages: 106 Posted: 29 Jul 2004
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Northwestern University, European Central Bank (ECB) and European Central Bank (ECB)

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21.

The Origins of U.S. Total Factor Productivity Growth in the Golden Age

Cliometrica, No. 1, pp. 63-90, April 2007
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 22 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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22.

Lectures on John Maynard Keynes’ General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money (2): Chapter 2, 'The Postulates of the Classical Economics'

University of Guelph Department of Economics and Finance Working Paper No. 2013-07
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 22 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Guelph - Department of Economics
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Lectures on John Maynard Keynes' General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money (3): Chapter 3, 'The Principle of Effective Demand'

University of Guelph Department of Economics and Finance Working Paper No. 2013-08
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Guelph - Department of Economics
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Lectures on John Maynard Keynes' General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money (6): Chapters 8, 9 and 10: Keynes' Theory of Consumer Behaviour

University of Guelph Department of Economics and Finance Working Paper No. 2013-11
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Guelph - Department of Economics
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25.

A New Interpretation of the Onset of the Great Depression

Journal of Economic History, Vol. 44, pp. 489-498, June 1984
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 19 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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26.

The Transnational Illegal Market of Trafficking in Human Beings – Actors and Discourses: A Transatlantic Comparison

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 May 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Vienna and University of Vienna
Downloads 285
27.

Resolving the US Financial Crisis: Politics Dominates Economics in the New Political Economy

PSL Quarterly Review, Vol. 64, No. 256, pp. 23-37, 2011
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 18 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Bard College - The Levy Economics Institute
Downloads 282
28.

Dodd-Frank and the Great Debate: Regulation vs. Growth

Networks Financial Institute Policy Brief No. 2014-PB-01
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 20 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Economic Advisory Committee of FINRA
Downloads 275
29.

The Subprime Crisis

The Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics, Vol. 15, No. 1, Spring 2012, pp. 45-74
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Universidad Francisco Marroquín and University of Texas at Dallas - School of Management - Department of Finance & Managerial Economics
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Lectures on John Maynard Keynes' General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money (5): Chapter 6, The Definition of Income, Saving and Investment; Appendix to Chapter 6, Appendix on User Cost; Chapter 7, The Meaning of Saving and Investment Further Considered

University of Guelph Department of Economics and Finance Working Paper No. 2013-10
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Guelph - Department of Economics
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31.

The Impact of the Second World War on U.S. Productivity Growth

Economic History Review, Vol. 61, pp. 672-94, August 2008
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 14 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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32.

Measuring Economic Downside Risk and Severity: Growth at Risk

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2674
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 Sep 2001
Working Paper Series
World Bank - World Bank Institute (WBI) and Cornell University
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Lectures on John Maynard Keynes' General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money (4): Chapter 4, 'The Choice of Units'; Chapter 5, 'Expectations as Determining Output and Employment'

University of Guelph Department of Economics and Finance Working Paper No. 2013-09
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Guelph - Department of Economics
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34.

Lessons from the New Deal: Did the New Deal Prolong Or Worsen the Great Depression?

Levy Economics Institute, Working Paper No. 581
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Oct 2009
Working Paper Series
Bard College - Levy Economics Institute and Bard College - Levy Economics Institute
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35.

Technical Change and U.S. Economic Growth: The Interwar Period and the 1990s

THE GLOBAL ECONOMY IN THE 1990s: A LONG RUN PERSPECTIVE, Paul Rhode and Gianni Toniolo, eds., pp. 89-117, Cambridge University Press, 2006
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 13 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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36.

Money, Sticky Wages, and the Great Depression

International Finance Working Paper No. 591, FRB Chicago Working Paper No. 1997-02
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 03 Aug 2000
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Rutgers University, New Brunswick - Department of Economics, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago - Research Department

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37.

Expansionary Monetary Policy at the Federal Reserve in the 1920s

Advances in Austrian Economics, (2016) 20:105-134
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 03 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Florida Southern College
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38.

The Virtues of Private Securities Litigation: An Historic and Macroeconomic Perspective

Loyola University Chicago Law Journal, Vol. 45, No. 3, 2014, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 2014-04/18
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 20 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 27 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola University of Chicago School of Law
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Regulators' Irrational Rationality and Bankers' Rational Irrationality: Too Big to Fail, Self-Regulation, Moral Hazard and the Global Financial Crisis, 2007-2009

Austrian Journal of Historical Studies (Oesterreichische Zeitschrift für Geschichtswissenschaften) 26 (May 2015), pp. 21-45,
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 13 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Vienna
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40.

Uncontrolled Land Development and the Duration of the Depression in the United States

Journal of Economic History, Vol. 52, pp. 785-805, December 1992
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 19 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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41.

The Twelve Federal Reserve Banks: Governance and Accountability in the 21st Century

Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University Working Paper No. 203 , Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary Policy Working Paper 10
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 05 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
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42.

Evolving Credit and the U.S. Macroeconomy: 1920-2011

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 May 2015 Last Revised: 28 May 2015
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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics
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43.

Banking and Financial Crises in United States History: What Guidance can History Offer Policymakers?

FRB of Cleveland Working Paper No. 10-09
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 11 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2010
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Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and Indiana University Bloomington - Department of Economics

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44.

The Match King, Chapter 9: The Author's Cut

Michigan State Law Review, Vol. 2009, 2010, San Diego Legal Studies Paper No. 10-030
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 27 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
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Bringing Financial Stability into Monetary Policy

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 14 Nov 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia and North Carolina State University - Department of Economics

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46.

Kenji or Kenneth? Pearl Harbor and Japanese-American Assimilation

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 09 Aug 2018
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Oberlin College - Department of Economics
Downloads 150
47.

Information, Incentives, and Organization: The Microeconomics of Central Banking

David Howden and Joseph T. Salerno, eds., The Fed at One Hundred: A Critical View on the Federal Reserve System (New York: Springer, 2014)
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Baylor University - Hankamer School of Business
Downloads 142
48.

Making the Transition to a New Gold Standard

Cato Journal, Vol. 32, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 06 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Economics
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The Coming Fiat Money Cataclysm and the Case for Gold

Cato Journal, Vol. 32, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 06 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, Independent and Cobden Partners
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Government Ideology and Economic Policy-Making in the United States

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6444
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 29 May 2017
Working Paper Series
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
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