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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 Yale University, Department of Economics

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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 639
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 616
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 567
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
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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
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7.

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 418
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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 417
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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 314
10.

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 269
11.

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 243
12.

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
Boston University - School of Law
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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 London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of International Development
Downloads 192
14.

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 175
15.

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
Downloads 171
16.

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
Downloads 170
17.

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
Downloads 156
18.

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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19.

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

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 19 Feb 2008
Working Paper Series
Consultant
Downloads 151
20.

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
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21.

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
Centre for the Study of Law & Public Policy at Oxford
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22.

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 139
23.

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
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24.

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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25.

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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26.

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
Downloads 111
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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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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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29.

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
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30.

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
Downloads 100
31.

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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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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33.

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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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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35.

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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36.

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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37.

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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38.

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
Downloads 62
39.

Health During Industrialization: Evidence from the 19th Century Pennsylvania State Prison System

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1975
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 May 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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40.

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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America’s First Culinary Revolution, or How a Girl from Gopher Prairie Came to Dine on Eggs Fooyung

ECONOMIC EVOLUTION AND REVOLUTIONS IN HISTORICAL TIME, pp. 419-445, Paul Rhode, Joshua Rosenbloom, David Weiman, eds., Stanford University Press, 2011
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Riverside
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42.

Neither ‘Creatures of the State’ Nor ‘Accidents of Geography’: The Creation of American Public School Districts in the Twentieth Century

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics
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43.

Not What it Used to Be: The Cambridge Economic History of the United States, Volumes II and III

Journal of Economic History, No. 61, pp. 806-818, September 2001
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 30 Apr 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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Liminality and Change in an Atlantic Borderland: Notre Dame Bay, Newfoundland in the Eighteenth Century

Environmental Histories of Atlantic Canada, Claire Campbell and Robert Summerby-Murray, eds., Fredericton NB: Acadiensis Press, 2012
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Mount Royal University - Bissett School of Business
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45.

Book Review - James H. Read, 'Majority Rule Versus Consensus: The Political Thought of John C. Calhoun'

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 17 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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46.

Increasing Retailer Loyalty Through Use of Cash Back Rebate Sites

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 May 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Dallas, Naveen Jindal School of Management, Department of Marketing, Students and The University of Texas at Dallas, Naveen Jindal School of Management
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47.

Industrialization and Skill Intensity: The Case of Massachusetts

Journal of Human Resources, Vol. 15, 1980
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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48.

Black and White Labor Market Outcomes in the 19th Century American South

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2079
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Aug 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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49.

Enterprise Forms and Accounting Conventions in Two 18th-Century Newfoundland Mercantile Concerns

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
Mount Royal University - Bissett School of Business
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Living Standards in Black and White: Evidence from the Heights of Ohio Prison Inmates, 1829 - 1913

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1775
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Texas of the Permian Basin and University of Utah - College of Social & Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics
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