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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
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,709
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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 1,684
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
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 1,587
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
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit and University of California, Davis - Graduate School of Management

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Downloads 1,262
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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 1,024
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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
Working Paper Series
University of Vienna - Department of Economic and Social History and University of Vienna
Downloads 990
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German-Jewish Emigres and U.S. Invention

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 17 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
Leonard N. Stern School of Business - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and University of Warwick - Department of Economics

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Downloads 959
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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
Working Paper Series
University of Zurich - UBS International Center of Economics in Society
Downloads 953
9.

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 649
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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
Working Paper Series
New York University - Stern School of Business, Department of Economics
Downloads 647
11.

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
Downloads 638
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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 628
13.

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 625
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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
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Russell Investments and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division
Downloads 604
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
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economic History and University of Zurich
Downloads 565
16.

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

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
American University
Downloads 545
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
Working Paper Series
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 421
18.

Backlash

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 98, p. 217, 1998
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Oct 1997
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
Downloads 387
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The Great Depression and the Friedman-Schwartz Hypothesis

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

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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
Downloads 324
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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
Downloads 289
22.

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
Downloads 281
23.

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 271
24.

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
Downloads 270
25.

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 268
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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
Downloads 266
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 260
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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
Downloads 255
29.

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 Peking University
Downloads 227
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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
Downloads 216
31.

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
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Board - Trade and Quantitative Studies and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago - Research Department

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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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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
Downloads 190
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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
Downloads 189
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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
Downloads 184
36.

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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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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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: 22 Mar 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Vienna
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Evolving Credit and the U.S. Macroeconomy: 1920-2011

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 May 2015 Last Revised: 28 May 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics
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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
Downloads 157
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
Downloads 157
42.

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 San Diego School of Law
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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.

Bringing Financial Stability into Monetary Policy

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 14 Nov 2014
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Indiana University at Bloomington - Department of Economics and North Carolina State University - Department of Economics

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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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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, Department of Entrepreneurship
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John Chipman Gray and the Moral Basis of Classical Legal Thought

The Iowa Law Review, Vol. 88, No. 5, August 2001
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 16 Apr 2003
Accepted Paper Series
DePaul University - College of Law
Downloads 118
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Was the New Deal Contractionary?

Federal Reserve Bank of New York Staff Report No. 264
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 Nov 2006
Working Paper Series
Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Downloads 118
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Inflation Expectations and Recovery from the Depression in 1933: Evidence from the Narrative Record

Number of pages: 82 Posted: 13 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 17 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Occidental College and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

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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
Downloads 112