Naomi R. Lamoreaux

Yale University

Stanley B. Resor Professor of Economics and History

27 Hillhouse

New Haven, CT 06520

United States

http://www.econ.yale.edu/faculty1/lamoreaux.htm

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

Research Associate

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

25

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

Ownership and Control in the Entrepreneurial Firm: An International History of Private Limited Companies

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 959
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 13 Dec 2007
Timothy W. Guinnane, Ron Harris, Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Jean-Laurent Rosenthal
Yale University - Department of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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limited company, partnership, corporation, legal regime, common law, civil law

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Mobilizing Venture Capital During the Second Industrial Revolution: Cleveland, Ohio, 1870 - 1920

Capitalism and Society, Vol. 1, Issue 3, Article 5, 2006
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 23 Jan 2013
Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Margaret C. Levenstein and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Survey Research Center and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Contractual Freedom and Corporate Governance in Britain in the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 06 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2017
Timothy W. Guinnane, Ron Harris, Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Naomi R. Lamoreaux
Yale University - Department of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University
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limited company, corporation, common law, default rules, contracts, corporate governance

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Beyond Markets and Hierarchies: Toward a New Synthesis of American Business History

NBER Working Paper No. w9029
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 27 Jun 2002 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2022
Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Daniel M. G. Raff and Peter Temin
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University, University of Pennsylvania - Management Department and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Historical Financing of Small- and Medium-Sized Enterprises

NBER Working Paper No. w11695
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 20 Dec 2005 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2022
Robert Cull, Lance E. Davis, Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Jean-Laurent Rosenthal
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Corporate Governance and the Plight of Minority Shareholders in the United States Before the Great Depression

NBER Working Paper No. w10900
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 02 Dec 2004 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2022
Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Jean-Laurent Rosenthal
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Putting the Corporation in its Place

NBER Working Paper No. w13109
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 27 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2022
Timothy W. Guinnane, Ron Harris, Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Jean-Laurent Rosenthal
Yale University - Department of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Putting the Corporation in its Place

Enterprise and Society, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 687-729, 2007
Posted: 30 Jun 2008
Timothy W. Guinnane, Ron Harris, Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Jean-Laurent Rosenthal
Yale University - Department of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics

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Financing Invention During the Second Industrial Revolution: Cleveland, Ohio, 1870-1920

NBER Working Paper No. w10923
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 13 Dec 2004 Last Revised: 08 May 2022
Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Margaret C. Levenstein and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Survey Research Center and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Contractual Flexibility within the Common Law: Organizing Private Companies in Britain and the United States

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 23 Nov 2016
Ron Harris, Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Naomi R. Lamoreaux
Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University
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'Business Organization in the Long Run: Private Limited Companies Rule!'

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 23 Nov 2016
Timothy W. Guinnane, Ron Harris, Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Jean-Laurent Rosenthal and Jean-Laurent Rosenthal
Yale University - Department of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University and CaltechCalifornia Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences
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Legal Regime and Business's Organizational Choice: A Comparison of France and the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w10288
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Feb 2004 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2022
Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Jean-Laurent Rosenthal
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Inventors, Firms, and the Market for Technology in the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries

NBER Working Paper No. h0098
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 18 Sep 2000 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2022
Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Intermediaries in the U.S. Market for Technology, 1870-1920

NBER Working Paper No. w9017
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 21 Jun 2002 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2021
Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Inventive Activity and the Market for Technology in the United States, 1840-1920

NBER Working Paper No. w7107
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 29 Sep 1999 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2022
Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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The Decline of the Independent Inventor: A Schumpterian Story?

NBER Working Paper No. w11654
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 04 Dec 2005 Last Revised: 07 May 2022
Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Location and Technological Change in the American Glass Industry During the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries

NBER Working Paper No. w5938
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2022
Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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The Reorganization of Inventive Activity in the United States During the Early Twentieth Century

NBER Working Paper No. w15440
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 03 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2022
Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Kenneth L. Sokoloff and Dhanoos Sutthiphisal
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and Assumption University
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Contractual Tradeoffs and Smes Choice of Organizational Form, a View from U.S. And French History, 1830-2000

NBER Working Paper No. w12455
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 21 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2022
Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Jean-Laurent Rosenthal
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Voluntary Associations, Corporate Rights, and the State: Legal Constraints on the Development of American Civil Society, 1750-1900

NBER Working Paper No. w21153
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 11 May 2015 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2022
Ruth H. Bloch, Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Naomi R. Lamoreaux
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of History and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University
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Revisiting American Exceptionalism: Democracy and the Regulation of Corporate Governance in Nineteenth-Century Pennsylvania

NBER Working Paper No. w20231
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 23 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2022
Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Naomi R. Lamoreaux
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University
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Contractual Freedom and the Evolution of Corporate Control in Britain, 1862 to 1929

NBER Working Paper No. w20481
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 15 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2022
Timothy W. Guinnane, Ron Harris, Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Naomi R. Lamoreaux
Yale University - Department of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University
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The Battle Over Patents: History and the Politics of Innovation

NBER Working Paper No. w28774
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 May 2021 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
Stephen Haber, Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Naomi R. Lamoreaux
Stanford University - Hoover Institution and Political Science and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University
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World War I and the Restructuring of International Business

NBER Working Paper No. w28224
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2022
Edward Fertik, Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Naomi R. Lamoreaux
affiliation not provided to SSRN and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University
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Economic Crisis, General Laws, and the Mid-Nineteenth-Century Transformation of American Political Economy

NBER Working Paper No. w27400
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 22 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 15 May 2022
Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Naomi R. Lamoreaux and John Joseph Wallis
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Scylla or Charybdis? Historical Reflections on Two Basic Problems of Corporate Governance

Business History Review, Vol. 83, No. 1
Posted: 24 May 2009
Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Naomi R. Lamoreaux
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Yale University

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corporate governance, shareholders