Robert E. Wright

Augustana College - Division of Social Sciences

Rudy and Marilyn Nef Family Chair of Political Economy

2001 Summit Ave.

Sioux Falls, SD 57197

United States

http://faculty.augie.edu/~rwright/

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

State 'Currencies' and the Transition to the U.S. Dollar: Clarifying Some Confusions

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 23 Jan 2004
Ronald W. Michener and Robert E. Wright
University of Virginia - Department of Economics and Augustana College - Division of Social Sciences
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Abstract:

Monetary union, exchange rates, United States of America, Pennsylvania, history

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banks and banking, bank failures, community banks, community banking, unit banks, unit banking, mutual savings banks, mutual savings banking, corporate governance, bank management, financial history, business history

3.

Business History > Piketty

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 18 Mar 2015
Robert E. Wright
Augustana College - Division of Social Sciences
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Thomas Piketty; Capital in the 21st Century; wealth inequality; income inequality; corporate governance; rates of return

4.

Observations on the Composition of Colonial Pennsylvania's Money Supply

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 04 Apr 2005
Ronald W. Michener and Robert E. Wright
University of Virginia - Department of Economics and Augustana College - Division of Social Sciences
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Abstract:

monetary history, Pennsylvania, medium of exchange, unit of account

5.

Devolution of the Republican Model of Anglo-American Corporate Governance

Posted: 18 Mar 2015
Robert E. Wright
Augustana College - Division of Social Sciences

Abstract:

corporate governance, history of corporations, theories of governance

6.

Community, Mega, and Goldilocks Banks in U.S. History

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 Mar 2015
Robert E. Wright
Augustana College - Division of Social Sciences
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Abstract:

community banks, large banks, regional banks

7.

From Jim Crow Finance to Subprime Shenanigans: Expunging Financial Exclusion, Discrimination, and Predation from America

Posted: 15 Feb 2017
Robert E. Wright
Augustana College - Division of Social Sciences

Abstract:

United States, financial history, financial discrimination, financial exclusion, financial inclusion, financial predation

8.

The Modern Corporation Statement on Economics

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 05 Nov 2016
University of Massachusetts Lowell, SOAS, University of London, University of Manchester - Division of Accounting and Finance, University of Geneva, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Université Paris VII Denis Diderot, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Economics and Politics, University of York - Social Policy Research Unit (SPRU), The Open University - Department of Political Economics, Kingston University, London, University of Edinburgh, Lancaster University - Politics, Philosophy & Religion, De Montfort University - Faculty of Business and Law, University of Gothenburg, Lancaster University, Roskilde University, University of Haifa, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, University of Bremen, HEC Paris, Manchester Metropolitan University, Augustana College - Division of Social Sciences, University of Glasgow, Middlesex University, Curtin University, ESSEC Business School, Dublin Institute of Technology, University of the West of England, Princeton University, University of Colorado at Boulder, University of Greenwich, Jawaharlal Nehru University, University of Bristol, University of London Institute in Paris, University of Glasgow, University of Portsmouth, University of Brighton, University of the West of England (UWE), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Institute of Social Studies (ISS), affiliation not provided to SSRN, Max Stern Academic College of Emek Yezreel - Sociology and Anthropology, University of Warwick - Department of Economics, Manchester Metropolitan University - Cheshire, University of Glasgow, Open University, University of London, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) - Economics, Liverpool Hope University, Birmingham City University, University of Wolverhampton, University of Alberta - Department of Accounting, Operations & Information Systems, University of Edinburgh, SOAS, University of London, Warsaw School of Economics (SGH), Durham Business School, IE Business School, Göteborg University - School of Business, Economics and Law, Ontario College of Art & Design University, Independent, University of York, Fordham University - Graduate School of Business Administration, Morgan State University, Independent, College of Business, United Arab Emirates University, Kent Law School, Wellesley College - Department of Economics, University of Manchester - School of Law, State University of New York (SUNY), Empire State College, Vienna University of Economics and Business, University of Hertfordshire - Business School, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Université Grenoble Alpes, University of Leicester - School of Management, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, University of Toronto - Joseph L. Rotman School of Management, City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and City University London - Faculty of Management
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Abstract:

Economics, Corporate, Governance, Shareholder, Value, Executives, Tax, Inequality, Stakeholder

9.

The Poverty of Slavery: How Enslavers Victimize Us All

Posted: 16 Apr 2016
Robert E. Wright
Augustana College - Division of Social Sciences

Abstract:

slavery, negative externalities, economic growth

10.

Corporation Nation: Rise and Demise of the American Economic Juggernaut

Posted: 29 May 2011
Robert E. Wright
Augustana College - Division of Social Sciences

Abstract:

corporate governance, policy reform, economic history, financial history, business history, U.S. economic growth and (in)stability

11.

The Private Provision of Transportation Infrastructure in Antebellum America: Lessons and Warnings

Posted: 07 Feb 2009
Robert E. Wright and Brian Phillips Murphy
Augustana College - Division of Social Sciences and Baruch College Department of History

Abstract:

transportation infrastructure, market failures, government failures, hybrid failures, public goods, private ownership

12.

Alexander Hamilton, Central Banker: Crisis Management During the U.S. Financial Panic of 1792

Business History Review, Vol. 83, pp. 61-86, Spring 2009
Posted: 30 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2011
Richard Sylla, Robert E. Wright and David J. Cowen
New York University - Stern School of Business, Department of Economics, Augustana College - Division of Social Sciences and Quasar Capital Partners

Abstract:

Panic of 1792, Alexander Hamilton, Bagehot's Rules, government bonds, securities markets, financial crises

13.

Insuring America: Market, Intermediated, and Government Risk Management Since 1790

Posted: 09 Nov 2007
Robert E. Wright
Augustana College - Division of Social Sciences

Abstract:

insurance, history, regulation, taxation, mutuality, United States of America

14.

Firm Labor Choices in America before the Civil War: A Simple Model

Posted: 15 Apr 2007
Robert E. Wright
Augustana College - Division of Social Sciences

Abstract:

slaves, slavery, wage laborers, wage labor, economic history

15.

Entrepreneurship in Pre-War South Carolina: A Case of Southern Corporate Capitalism

Posted: 07 Nov 2006
Robert E. Wright
Augustana College - Division of Social Sciences

Abstract:

South Carolina, corporate capitalism, entrepreneurs, American South

16.

The Beet Sugar Entrepreneurs of Antebellum America: An Industry's Failure and an Economy's Success

Posted: 30 Oct 2006
Robert E. Wright
Augustana College - Division of Social Sciences

Abstract:

beet sugar, entrepreneurs, capital markets, economic growth