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1.

Adapting to Climate Change: The Remarkable Decline in the U.S. Temperature-Mortality Relationship Over the 20th Century

Journal of Political Economy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 21 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, University of California, Santa Barbara - College of Letters & Science - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley

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2.

The World of Deadwood: Property Rights and the Search for Human Identity

20 Southern California Interdisciplinary Law Journal 489 (2011)
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 11 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Campbell University - Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law and John Marshall Law School, Atlanta
Downloads 648
3.

Population and Economic Development

Duke Economics Working Paper No. 00-05
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 16 Aug 2000
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Department of Economics
Downloads 633
4.

The Economic History of Trumpism

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Florida International University
Downloads 604
5.

The Personal is Political - and Economic: Rethinking Domestic Violence

Brigham Young University Law Review, Forthcoming, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 937110
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 13 Oct 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of North Carolina School of Law
Downloads 550
6.

The Population Debate in Historical Perspective: Revisionism Revisited

Duke Economics Working Paper No. 99-09
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Feb 2000
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Department of Economics
Downloads 520
7.

Patents as Promoters of Competition: The Guild Origins of Patent Law in the Venetian Republic

San Diego Law Review, Vol. 49, 2012
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego School of Law and University of Washington - School of Law
Downloads 493
8.

Labor Mobility in a Federal System: The United States

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Apr 2004
Working Paper Series
University of California, Los Angeles and University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 431
9.

A History of Violence: The Culture of Honor as a Determinant of Homicide in the US South

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
UNSW Business School, School of Economics
Downloads 349
10.

The Long-Term Effects of American Indian Boarding Schools

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 07 May 2016 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Roger Williams University
Downloads 322
11.

The Long-Term Effect of Slavery on Violent Crime: Evidence from US Counties

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 23 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
Graduate School of International and Area Studies (GSIAS), Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (HUFS) and University of Oxford
Downloads 298
12.

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
13.

Was Mechanization De-Skilling? The Origins of Task-Biased Technical Change

Boston Univ. School of Law Working Paper No. 11-13
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
Technology & Policy Research Initiative, BU School of Law
Downloads 280
14.

Criminal Labor Law

Berkeley Journal of Employment and Labor Law, 2016, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 15-19
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 23 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Colorado Law School
Downloads 249
15.

Pseudo-Contract and Shared Meaning Analysis

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 132, No. 4, p. 1135 (2019)
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 20 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2019
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Downloads 221
16.

The Intellectual Legacy of Progressive Hubris

History of Economic Ideas, XXV, 3, 2017 (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 14 Nov 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pisa - Department of Law
Downloads 220
17.

Closing Heaven's Door: Evidence from the 1920s U.S. Immigration Quota Acts

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 26 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics and University of Copenhagen - Department of EconomicsUniversity of Copenhagen

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Downloads 209
18.

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals: Place a Bet or Wait on a DREAM

40 S.U.L. Rev. 293
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Southern University Law Center
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19.

A Microeconomic Analysis of Slavery in Comparison to Free Labor Economies

Bilkent University Dept. of Economics WP 97-08
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 15 Mar 1998
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Bilkent University
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20.

Does It Matter Where You Came From? Ancestry Composition and Economic Performance of U.S. Counties, 1850-2010

Number of pages: 103 Posted: 22 May 2015 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2017
Working Paper Series
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Northeastern University and Boston College - Department of Economics

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21.

African-American and White Living Standards in the 19th Century American South: A Biological Comparison

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1696
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Apr 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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22.

Unjustifiable Expectations: Laying to Rest the Ghosts of Allotment-Era Settlers

36 Seattle U. Law Rev. 129 (2012).
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 17 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Tulsa College of Law
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23.

Judicial Tenure on the U.S. Supreme Court, 1790-1868: Frustration, Resignation, and Expiration on the Bench

Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 06-10
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Georgia - Department of Political Science, Emory University - Department of Political Science and Pennsylvania State University
Downloads 153
24.

Policy Lessons from the Mexican American Experience, 1848 to the Present

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 19 Feb 2008
Working Paper Series
Consultant
Downloads 153
25.

Squatters, Production, and Violence

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 28 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management
Downloads 152
26.

Lochner, Liberty of Contract and Paternalism: Revising the Revisionists?

Indiana Law Review, Vol. 47, No. 2, pp. 421-465, 2014, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 13-28
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Regent University - School of Law
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27.

Revulsions of Capital: The Political Law of Slavery in the Epoch of the Turner Rebellion, Virginia 1829-1832

UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 2477048
Number of pages: 106 Posted: 09 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Jurisprudence and Social Policy Program
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28.

Teaching the Amistad

St. Louis University Law Journal, Vol. 46, p. 775, 2002, University of Akron School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 28 Mar 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Akron - School of Law
Downloads 136
29.

The First 50 Years of the US Stock Market: New Evidence on Investor Total Return Including Dividends, 1793-1843

Number of pages: 141 Posted: 19 Jul 2018
Working Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business
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30.

Slavery, Amenities, and Factor Price Equalization: A Note on Migration and Freedom

Explorations in Economic History, Vol. 20, p. 156, 1983
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 19 Sep 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics, Pepperdine University - Economics Department and Ohio University - Department of Economics
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31.

On....An American Tragedy: The Enduring Legacy of Plessy v. Ferguson

Baltimore Afro-American, May 1996
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 12 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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32.

Reproducing a Fit Citizenry: Dependency, Eugenics, and the Law of Marriage in the United States, 1860-1920

Law & Social Inquiry, Vol. 23, No. 3, pp. 541-585, Summer 1998
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 02 Feb 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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33.

Consumption Smoothing Among Working-Class American Families Before Social Insurance

FEDS Working Paper No. 99-24
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Sep 1999
Working Paper Series
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve - Flow of Funds Section, University of Virginia (UVA) (deceased) and University of Virginia

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34.

Uncertain Property Rights and Agricultural Production: Evidence from Post-Gold-Rush California

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 28 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management
Downloads 106
35.

The Czar and the Slaves: Two Puzzles in the History of International Arbitration

American Journal of International Law (2018)
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 19 Apr 2019
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School and Yale University - Law School
Downloads 100
36.

Slave Prices, Geography and Insolation in 19th Century African-American Stature

CESifo Working Paper No. 2105
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 02 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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37.

The Right of Publicity: Privacy Reimagined for New York?

Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal, Vol. 36, No. 3, 2018, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2018-26
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola Law School, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles
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38.

The Rise of Directed Verdict: Jury Power in Civil Cases Before the Federal Rules of 1938

George Washington Law Review, Vol. 81, No. 2, 2013, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-113, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2013-113
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 29 Aug 2013
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
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39.

Preserving the Exceptional Republic: Political Economy, Race, and the Federalization of American Immigration Law

Yale Journal of Law and the Humanities, Vol. 17, No. 2, pp. 181-251, Summer 2005
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 21 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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40.

African-American and White Inequality in the American South: Evidence from the 19th Century Missouri State Prison

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1954
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 Apr 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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41.

Teach Your Children Well: A Critical Examination of the Genuine History of Late 19th Century School Textbooks

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
Independent
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42.

Sectoral Shift in Antebellum Massachusetts: A Reconsideration

Explorations in Economic History, Vol. 15, No. 2, 1978
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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43.

The Peculiar Immobility: Regional Affinity and the Postbellum Black Migrant

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics, Pepperdine University - Economics Department and Ohio University - Department of Economics
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44.

Amos Yee, Free Speech, and Maintaining Religious Harmony in Singapore

University of Pennsylvania Asian Law Review, Vol. 12, No. 2, 2016
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 02 May 2017
Accepted Paper Series
National University of Singapore (NUS) and Independent
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45.

Going Postal: State Capacity and Violent Dispute Resolution

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Apr 2019
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - New York University Abu Dhabi and New York University Abu Dhabi
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Introducing a New Database of 19th Century US Stocks: Returns from 1831 to 1870, Capitalization-Weighted, with Dividends

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 02 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business
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47.

The Effects of Alternative Regional Delineations on Historical Interpretation

Economic Forum, Volume XII, Winter 1981-1982
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 15 Aug 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Pepperdine University - Economics Department
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48.

Canadian Economic Growth during the Colonial Era and International Comparisons

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 01 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2018
Working Paper Series
Bates College
Downloads 64
49.

Trade or Raid: Acadian Settlers and Native Indians Before 1755

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 30 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
Bates College
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50.

An Informal History of How Law Schools Evaluate Students, with a Predictable Emphasis on Law School Exams

University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review, Vol. 26, p. 657, 1997
Number of pages: 120 Posted: 12 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
St. Mary's University School of Law
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