Kris James Mitchener

Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department

Robert & Susan Finocchio Professor of Economics

500 El Camino Real

Santa Clara, CA California 95053

United States

http://lsb.scu.edu/~kmitchener/

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

Research Associate

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

CEPR

Research Fellow

London

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (32)

1.

The Great Depression as a Credit Boom Gone Wrong

BIS Working Paper No. 137
Number of pages: 103 Posted: 20 Sep 2007
Barry Eichengreen and Kris James Mitchener
University of California, Berkeley and Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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Branch Banking, Bank Competition, and Financial Stability

FEDS Working Paper No. 2005-20
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 17 May 2005
Mark A. Carlson and Kris James Mitchener
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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Branching banking, bank consolidation, financial stability, great depression

Branch Banking, Bank Competition, and Financial Stability

NBER Working Paper No. w11291
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 03 Jun 2005
Mark A. Carlson and Kris James Mitchener
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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Does the Structure of Banking Markets Affect Economic Growth? Evidence from U.S. State Banking Markets

Federal Reserve Bank Working Paper No. 2010-004E, SCU Leavey School of Business Research Paper No. 11-07
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 26 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2012
Kris James Mitchener and David C. Wheelock
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division
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bank regulation, banking market concentration, economic growth, financial development

Does the Structure of Banking Markets Affect Economic Growth? Evidence from U.S. State Banking Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w15710
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 01 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2010
Kris James Mitchener and David C. Wheelock
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division
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Capital Market Integration in Japan

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 24 Feb 2008
Kris James Mitchener and Mari Ohnuki
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Bank of Japan - Institute for Monetary and Economic Studies
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Financial market development, Capital market integration, Economic integration, Japanese banks

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Public Debt Through the Ages

IMF Working Paper No. 19/6
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 13 Feb 2019
University of California, Berkeley, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID) and Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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Soveriegn Debt, Debt History, Soveriegn Debt Crises, Sovereign Debt Composition, General, International, or Comparative

Public Debt Through the Ages

NBER Working Paper No. w25494
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 30 Jan 2019
University of California, Berkeley, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID) and Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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Public Debt Through the Ages

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13471
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 28 Jan 2019
University of California, Berkeley, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID) and Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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Debt History, Sovereign debt, Sovereign Debt Composition, Sovereign debt crises

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Supersanctions and Sovereign Debt Repayment

NBER Working Paper No. w11472
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 09 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 24 Mar 2010
Kris James Mitchener and Marc Weidenmier
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance
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The Productivity of U.S. States Since 1880

NBER Working Paper No. w9445
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 16 Jan 2003
Kris James Mitchener and Ian W. McLean
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and University of Adelaide - Centre for International Economic Studies (CIES)
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Bank Supervision, Regulation, and Instability During the Great Depression

NBER Working Paper No. w10475
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 May 2004 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2010
Kris James Mitchener
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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Trade and Empire

NBER Working Paper No. w13765
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 30 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2010
Kris James Mitchener and Marc Weidenmier
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance
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Empire, Public Goods, and the Roosevelt Corollary

NBER Working Paper No. w10729
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 20 Sep 2004
Kris James Mitchener and Marc Weidenmier
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance
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Branch Banking as a Device for Discipline: Competition and Bank Survivorship During the Great Depression

NBER Working Paper No. w12938
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 24 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2007
Mark A. Carlson and Kris James Mitchener
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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Are Prudential Supervision and Regulation Pillars of Financial Stability? Evidence from the Great Depression

NBER Working Paper No. w12074
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 May 2006 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2010
Kris James Mitchener
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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The Baring Crisis and the Great Latin American Meltdown of the 1890s

NBER Working Paper No. w13403
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 14 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 17 Aug 2010
Kris James Mitchener and Marc Weidenmier
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance
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Systemic Risk and the Great Depression

CESifo Working Paper No. 7425
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 Feb 2019
Sanjiv Ranjan Das, Kris James Mitchener and Angela Vossmeyer
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business, Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance
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systemic risk, banking networks, Great Depression, Global Financial Crisis, marginal likelihood

Systemic Risk and the Great Depression

NBER Working Paper No. w25405
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 31 Dec 2018
Sanjiv Ranjan Das, Kris James Mitchener and Angela Vossmeyer
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business, Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance
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Systemic Risk and the Great Depression

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP13416
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Jan 2019
Sanjiv Ranjan Das, Kris James Mitchener and Angela Vossmeyer
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business, Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance
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banking networks, financial crises, Global Financial Crisis, Great Depression, marginal likelihood, systemic risk

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Globalization, Trade & Wages: What Does History Tell Us About China?

NBER Working Paper No. w15679
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 25 Jan 2010
Kris James Mitchener and Se Yan
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Peking University - Guanghua School of Management
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Uncertainty and Hyperinflation: European Inflation Dynamics after World War I

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 7066
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 21 Jul 2018
Jose A. Lopez and Kris James Mitchener
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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hyperinflation, uncertainty, exchange rates, prices, reparations

Uncertainty and Hyperinflation: European Inflation Dynamics after World War I

NBER Working Paper No. w24624
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 25 May 2018
Jose A. Lopez and Kris James Mitchener
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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Uncertainty and Hyperinflation: European Inflation Dynamics after World War I

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12951
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 31 May 2018
Jose A. Lopez and Kris James Mitchener
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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Exchange Rates, Hyperinflation, prices, reparations, uncertainty

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Why Did Countries Adopt the Gold Standard? Lessons from Japan

NBER Working Paper No. w15195
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 04 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2010
Kris James Mitchener, Masato Shizume and Marc Weidenmier
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department, Faculty of Political Science and Economics and Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance
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U.S. Regional Growth and Convergence, 1880-1980

Journal of Economic History, Vol. 59, No. 4, pp. 1016-1042, December 1999
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Dec 2012
Kris James Mitchener and Ian W. McLean
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and University of Adelaide - Centre for International Economic Studies (CIES)
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Arresting Banking Panics: Fed Liquidity Provision and the Forgotten Panic of 1929

NBER Working Paper No. w16460
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Oct 2010
Mark A. Carlson, Kris James Mitchener and Gary Richardson
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and University of California at Irvine
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Pegxit Pressure: Evidence from the Classical Gold Standard

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6212
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 12 Jan 2017
Kris James Mitchener and Goncalo Pina
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business
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currency risk, commodity prices, exchange-rate devaluation

Pegxit Pressure: Evidence from the Classical Gold Standard

NBER Working Paper No. w22844
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 21 Nov 2016
Kris James Mitchener and Goncalo Pina
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business
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Pegxit Pressure: Evidence from the Classical Gold Standard

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11640
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 22 Nov 2016
Kris James Mitchener and Goncalo Pina
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business
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commodity prices, currency risk, exchange-rate devaluation

Network Contagion and Interbank Amplification During the Great Depression

FRB Richmond Working Paper No. 16-3
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 16 Mar 2016
Kris James Mitchener and Gary Richardson
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and University of California at Irvine
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Network Contagion and Interbank Amplification During the Great Depression

NBER Working Paper No. w22074
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 14 Mar 2016
Kris James Mitchener and Gary Richardson
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and University of California at Irvine
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Network Contagion and Interbank Amplification During the Great Depression

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11164
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 18 Apr 2016
Kris James Mitchener and Gary Richardson
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and University of California at Irvine
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Bank networks, banking panics, contagion, Great Depression, interbank market

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Searching for Irving Fisher

NBER Working Paper No. w15670
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 25 Jan 2010
Kris James Mitchener and Marc Weidenmier
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance
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Are Hard Pegs Ever Credible in Emerging Markets? Evidence from the Classical Gold Standard

NBER Working Paper No. w15401
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2010
Kris James Mitchener and Marc Weidenmier
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance
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Pulling Up the Tarnished Anchor: The End of Silver As a Global Unit of Account

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6436
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 24 May 2017
Ricardo T. Fernholz, Kris James Mitchener and Marc Weidenmier
Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance, Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Claremont McKenna College
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bimetallism, classical gold standard, silver, unit of account, fixed exchange rates

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Institutions, Competition, and Capital Market Integration in Japan

NBER Working Paper No. w14090
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 22 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2010
Kris James Mitchener and Mari Ohnuki
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Bank of Japan - Institute for Monetary and Economic Studies
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Irving Fisher and Price-Level Targeting in Austria: Was Silver the Answer?

NBER Working Paper No. w17123
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Jun 2011
Richard C. K. Burdekin, Kris James Mitchener and Marc Weidenmier
Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance, Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance
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Does "Skin in the Game" Reduce Risk Taking? Leverage, Liability and the Long-Run Consequences of New Deal Banking Reforms

NBER Working Paper No. w18895
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2013
Kris James Mitchener and Gary Richardson
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and University of California at Irvine
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The Evolution of Bank Supervision: Evidence from U.S. States

NBER Working Paper No. w20603
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Oct 2014
Kris James Mitchener and Matthew Jaremski
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Utah State University - Huntsman School of Business
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Capital Controls and Recovery from the Financial Crisis of the 1930s

NBER Working Paper No. w20220
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 Jun 2014
Kris James Mitchener and Kirsten Wandschneider
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Occidental College
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Capital Controls and Recovery from the Financial Crisis of the 1930s

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10019
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 Sep 2014
Kris James Mitchener and Kirsten Wandschneider
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Occidental College
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capital controls, financial crises, Great Depression, interwar gold standard

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Predicting Winners in Civil Wars

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10109
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Oct 2014
Stephen Haber, Kris James Mitchener, Kim Oosterlinck and Marc Weidenmier
Stanford University - Hoover Institution and Political Science, Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department, Université Libre de Bruxelles - SBS-EM, CEB and Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance
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asset prices, civil wars, conflict, predictions markets

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Was the Classical Gold Standard Credible on the Periphery? Evidence from Currency Risk

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10388
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 02 Feb 2015
Kris James Mitchener and Marc Weidenmier
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance
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currency risk, fixed exchange rates, gold standard, sovereign borrowing

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Pulling Up the Tarnished Anchor: The End of Silver as a Global Unit of Account

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11952
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Apr 2017
Ricardo Fernholz, Kris James Mitchener and Marc Weidenmier
Claremont McKenna College, Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department and Claremont McKenna College
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bimetallism, classical gold standard, fixed exchange rates, silver, unit of account