James Feigenbaum

Boston University - Department of Economics

270 Bay State Road

Boston, MA 02215

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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Scholarly Papers (11)

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'Descended from Immigrants and Revolutionists': How Family Immigration History Shapes Representation in Congress

HKS Working Paper No. RWP19-028, September 2019
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 27 Sep 2019
James Feigenbaum, Maxwell Palmer and Benjamin Schneer
Boston University - Department of Economics, Boston University - Department of Political Science and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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Automation and the Fate of Young Workers: Evidence from Telephone Operation in the Early 20th Century

Number of pages: 111 Posted: 07 Dec 2020
James Feigenbaum and Daniel P. Gross
Boston University - Department of Economics and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
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Automation, Telephone operators; Dial telephones, Unemployment, Local labor markets, Labor force participation, Occupational transitions

Automation and the Fate of Young Workers: Evidence from Telephone Operation in the Early 20th Century

NBER Working Paper No. w28061
Number of pages: 112 Posted: 09 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2021
James Feigenbaum and Daniel P. Gross
Boston University - Department of Economics and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
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From the Bargaining Table to the Ballot Box: Political Effects of Right to Work Laws

NBER Working Paper No. w24259
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 29 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2021
Boston University - Department of Economics, Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA) and Brookings Institution
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Capital Destruction and Economic Growth: The Effects of Sherman's March, 1850-1920

NBER Working Paper No. w25392
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 26 Dec 2018
James Feigenbaum, James Lee and Filippo Mezzanotti
Boston University - Department of Economics, Cornerstone Research and Kellogg School of Management - Department of Finance
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Automated Linking of Historical Data

NBER Working Paper No. w25825
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 13 May 2019
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Princeton University, University of California, Davis, Boston University - Department of Economics and University of California, Davis
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The Return to Education in the Mid-20th Century: Evidence from Twins

NBER Working Paper No. w26407
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 30 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 26 Feb 2021
James Feigenbaum and Hui Ren Tan
Boston University - Department of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS)
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Regional and Racial Inequality in Infectious Disease Mortality in U.S. Cities, 1900-1948

NBER Working Paper No. w25345
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2021
Boston University - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley and University of Minnesota - Minneapolis
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How the Other Half Died: Immigration and Mortality in Us Cities

NBER Working Paper No. w27480
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 04 Aug 2020
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics, Boston University - Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen - Department of EconomicsUniversity of Copenhagen and National University of Singapore (NUS)
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How the Other Half Died: Immigration and Mortality in Us Cities

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP14949
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 29 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2020
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics, Boston University - Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen - Department of EconomicsUniversity of Copenhagen and National University of Singapore (NUS)
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density, Immigration, Nativism, Urban Mortality

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Inequality and the Safety Net Throughout the Income Distribution, 1929-1940

NBER Working Paper No. w27069
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 05 May 2020
James Feigenbaum, Price V. Fishback and Keoka Grayson
Boston University - Department of Economics, University of Arizona and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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When Coercive Economies Fail: The Political Economy of the Us South after the Boll Weevil

NBER Working Paper No. w27161
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 May 2020 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2021
James Feigenbaum, Soumyajit Mazumder and Cory B. Smith
Boston University - Department of Economics, Harvard University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Department of Government and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Who Becomes a Member of Congress? Evidence from De-Anonymized Census Data

NBER Working Paper No. w26156
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Aug 2019
James Feigenbaum, Andrew Hall and Jesse Yoder
Boston University - Department of Economics, Stanford University and Stanford University
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