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101.

Equitable Retirement Income Tontines: Mixing Cohorts Without Discriminating

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Dec 2015
Working Paper Series
York University - Schulich School of Business and York University
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102.

News Media and Investor Sentiment over the Long Run

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 30 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
Queen's University Belfast, Queen's University Belfast and Queen's University Belfast
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103.

Who's Afraid of Universal Banks? Bank Affiliations and Corporate Dividend Policy in Pre-World War I Belgium

EFA 2007 Ljubljana Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Feb 2007
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University of Antwerp, University of Antwerp and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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104.

Stock Returns and Government, France 1871-2008

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 May 2011 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2015
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Toulouse Business School
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105.

Portfolio Choice and Longevity Risk in the Late Seventeenth Century. A Re-Examination of the First English Tontine

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 06/2014-029
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 23 Jul 2014
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York University - Schulich School of Business
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106.

Business Elites, Political Connections, and Economic Entrenchment: Evidence from Belgium 1858-1909

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 07 Jan 2010
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University of Antwerp, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Antwerp
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107.

Volatility Clustering and the Bid-Ask Spread: Exchange Rate Behavior in Early Renaissance Florence

Journal of Empirical Finance, Vol. 15, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 13 Mar 2008
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Michigan State University and University of Texas at Dallas

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

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108.

Bagehot's Giant Bubble Failure

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Sep 2019
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University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Mathematics and Digital Technology Center
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109.

The Krach of 1882, the Bourse De Paris and the Importance of Microstructure

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Dec 2006
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Rutgers University - Department of Economics
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110.

The Interest Group Origins of the Bank of France

Public Choice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 23 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2020
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George Mason University
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111.

Financial Regulation and IPOs: Evidence from the History of the Italian Stock Market

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 19 Dec 2014
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University of Bergamo, University of Bergamo and University of Bergamo
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112.

Go Active or Stay Passive: Investment Trust, Financial Innovation and Diversification in Belgium's early days

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2020
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University of Antwerp Department of Accounting & Finance and KU Leuven, Department Accounting, Finance and Insurance
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113.

Is There an Equity Premium Puzzle in Italy? A look at Asset Returns, Consumption and Financial Structure Data over the Last Century

Bank of Italy Temi di Discussione (Working Paper) No. 353
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 18 Sep 2008
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Bank of Italy and Bank of Italy
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114.

Back to the Future: Present-Day Lessons from the Financial Panic of 1890

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Apr 2010
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University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Political Science
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115.

The Monetary Foundations of Britain’s Economy in the Early 19th Century

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 31 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2020
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University of the West of England (UWE)
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116.

Bonds and Brands: Foundations of Sovereign Debt Markets, 1820-1830

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Jan 2010
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Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) and University of Geneva
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117.

Capital Market Efficiency in the British Industrial Revolution: The Case of the Lancashire Cotton Industry, 1760-1840

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Mar 2013
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University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS)
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118.

Monetary Union, Institutions and Financial Market Integration, Italy 1862-1905

CEIS Tor Vergata - Research Paper Series No. 16
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 22 May 2003
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University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics, University of Siena - Department of Economics and University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics

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119.

The Impact of Financial and Product Market Innovation on the Nature of Entrepreneurship: A Historical Perspective

Leeds University Business School Working Paper No. 17-03
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 28 Apr 2016
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University of Leeds - Leeds University Business School (LUBS), University of Leeds - Credit Management Research Centre and Nottingham University Business School
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120.

Between Imperialism and Capitalism: European Capital Exports Before 1914

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Mar 2012
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Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID)
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121.

Emergence of a French Regional Exchange: Lille Stock Exchange in the 19th Century

Banque & Marches, No. 73, pp. 44-55, Novembre-Decembre 2004
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 26 Jan 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Lille II
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122.

Political Fragmentation and Technology Adoption: Watermill Construction in Feudal France

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 05 Dec 2006
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Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
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123.

Recreating the South Sea Bubble: Lessons from an Experiment in Financial History

CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2013-042
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Aug 2013
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Universitat Pompeu Fabra - Tecnocampus, Tilburg University and University of Zurich - UBS International Center of Economics in Society

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124.

Tax Farming and the Origins of State Capacity in England and France

GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 12-49
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 17 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2013
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George Mason University - Department of Economics and George Mason University - Department of Economics
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125.

Ownership and Control of Italian Banks: A Short Inquiry into the Roots of the Current Context

Corporate Ownership & Control, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 87-98, Fall 2008
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 02 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 14 Nov 2010
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affiliation not provided to SSRN
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126.

Political Regimes and Sovereign Credit Risk in Europe, 1750-1913

European Review of Economic History, Vol. 13, No. 1
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2009
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University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
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127.

Swedish Stock and Bond Returns, 1856–2012

IFN Working Paper No. 1027
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 31 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)
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128.

What is a Market Crash?

Paris December 2010 Finance Meeting EUROFIDAI - AFFI
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Toulouse Business School

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129.

Occupational Choice and the Spirit of Capitalism

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2949, University of Zurich Working Paper No. 326
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 28 Jun 2007
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Northwestern University - Department of Economics and Yale University

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130.

The Early British Railway System, the Casson Counterfactual, and the Effectiveness of Central Planning

Essays in Economic & Business History, vol. 34, 2016, pp. 60-94.
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2016
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University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Mathematics and Digital Technology Center
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131.

Free Banking as an Evolving System: The Case of Switzerland Reconsidered

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 31 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 19 May 2011
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University of Leipzig
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132.

Did the Cooperative Start Life as Joint-Stock Company? Business Law and Cooperatives in Spain, 1869-1931

Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 81, Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 987
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2010
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Yale University - Department of Economics and University of Murcia-Spain
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133.

Financial Crisis and Regulation - An Overview of the Belgian Experience

Financial Market Regulation in the Wake of Financial Crises: The Historical Experience Conference, p. 95, 2009
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
National Bank of Belgium and Catholic University of Leuven (KUL) - Faculty of Business and Economics (FBE)
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134.

Medieval Matching Markets

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 18 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2010
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London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economic History and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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135.

Creation and Development of a Market: The Paris Corporate Bond Market in the 19th Century

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 May 2009 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2011
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EDHEC Business School
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136.

Evading the Taint of Usury

Explorations in Economic History, Vol. 47, No. 4, 2010
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 02 May 2011
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George Mason University - Department of Economics
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137.

The Stock-Bond Comovements in the Paris Bourse: Historical Evidence

Paris December 2011 Finance Meeting EUROFIDAI - AFFI
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 Oct 2011
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ISG BUSINESS SCHOOL and Toulouse Business School

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138.

Italy and the First Age of Globalization, 1861-1940

Bank of Italy Economic History Working Paper No. 16
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Mar 2013
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Princeton University - Department of History and University of Dublin, Trinity College
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139.

Some Pre-1800 French and German Central Bank Charters and Regulations

Number of pages: 69 Posted: 23 May 2018 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2020
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European Central Bank (ECB)
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140.

Private Contracting, Law and Finance

Review of Financial Studies, Forthcoming, QMS Research Paper 2019/05
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 18 Mar 2019
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University of Stirling, Queen's University Belfast - Queen's Management School and Queen's University Belfast
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141.

Supplementary Material for 'Economically Irrational Pricing of 19th Century British Government Bonds'

Number of pages: 184 Posted: 12 May 2014 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2014
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University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Mathematics and Digital Technology Center
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142.

Funding Empire: Risk, Diversification, and the Underwriting of Early Modern Sovereign Loans

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 Jul 2011
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University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of Zurich - UBS International Center of Economics in Society
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143.

Bankruptcy Law and Practice in Historical Perspective: A European Comparative View (C. 1880-1913)

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Jul 2010
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University of Manchester and Paris School of Economics (PSE)
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144.

Dionysius Lardner, the Denigrated Sage of Early Railways

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Sep 2019
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University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Mathematics and Digital Technology Center
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145.

How to Regulate a Financial Market? The Impact of the 1893-1898 Regulatory Reforms on the Paris Bourse

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 Jan 2010
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Paris School of Economics (PSE), EDHEC Business School and European Business School Paris
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146.

Sir George Caswall Vs. The Duke of Portland: Financial Contracts and Litigation in the Wake of the South Sea Bubble

CDMA Working Paper No. 06/05
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 27 Apr 2006
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University of St. Andrews
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147.

Famine, Finance, and Adjustment to Environmental Shock: Microcredit and the Great Famine in Ireland

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 26 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2014
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Harvard University
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148.

How Insiders Traded Before Rules

CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2012-007
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 19 Jan 2012
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Tilburg University - Tilburg University School of Economics and Management and University of Melbourne
Downloads 109
149.

Corporate Governance and Incentive Contracts: Historical Evidence from a Legal Reform

MPI Collective Goods Preprint, No. 2008/11
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 May 2008
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affiliation not provided to SSRN and Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods
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150.

How the Slave Trade Fostered Last Resort Lending

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 25 Jul 2018
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University of the West of England (UWE)
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