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

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Scholarly Papers (22)

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
Yale University - Department of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law, 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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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 and Naomi R. Lamoreaux
Yale University - Department of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Yale University
Downloads 163 (181,086)
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limited company, corporation, common law, default rules, contracts, corporate governance

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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
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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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: 28 Oct 2010
Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Daniel M. G. Raff and Peter Temin
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: 06 Mar 2006
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, 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: 17 Aug 2009
Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Jean-Laurent Rosenthal
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
Yale University - Department of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law, 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
Yale University - Department of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law, 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: 30 Oct 2014
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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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: 13 Aug 2010
Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Jean-Laurent Rosenthal
Yale University 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 and Naomi R. Lamoreaux
Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Yale University
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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: 05 May 2000
Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
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: 02 Mar 2015
Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
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
Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
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: 30 Oct 2014
Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
Yale University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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'Business Organization in the Long Run: Private Limited Companies Rule!'

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 23 Nov 2016
Yale University - Department of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law, Yale University and California Institute of Technology - Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences
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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: 09 Apr 2010
Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Kenneth L. Sokoloff
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: 29 Oct 2014
Naomi R. Lamoreaux, Kenneth L. Sokoloff and Dhanoos Sutthiphisal
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: 29 Oct 2014
Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Jean-Laurent Rosenthal
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: 12 May 2015
Ruth H. Bloch and Naomi R. Lamoreaux
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of History and 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
Naomi R. Lamoreaux
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
Timothy W. Guinnane, Ron Harris and Naomi R. Lamoreaux
Yale University - Department of Economics, Tel Aviv University - Buchmann Faculty of Law and Yale University
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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
Yale University

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corporate governance, shareholders