Eric Hilt

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

Wellesley College

Associate Professor, Economics

106 Central St.

Wellesley, MA 02181

United States

http://www.erichilt.net

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

17

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Economic Effects of Runs on Early ‘Shadow Banks’: Trust Companies and the Impact of the Panic of 1907

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 29 Jul 2012
Carola Frydman, Eric Hilt and Lily Zhou
Northwestern University, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
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financial crisis, panic of 1907, shadow banks, credit intermediation, bank runs, trust

2.

When Did Ownership Separate from Control? Corporate Governance in the Early Nineteenth Century

NBER Working Paper No. w13093
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2022
Eric Hilt
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Political Discretion and Antitrust Policy: Evidence from the Assassination of President Mckinley

NBER Working Paper No. w25237
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 12 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2021
The College of New Jersey, Northwestern University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Wall Street's First Corporate Governance Crisis: The Panic of 1826

NBER Working Paper No. w14892
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2022
Eric Hilt
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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History of American Corporate Governance: Law, Institutions, and Politics

NBER Working Paper No. w20356
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 04 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2021
Eric Hilt
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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History of American Corporate Governance: Law, Institutions, and Politics

Annual Review of Financial Economics, Vol. 6, pp. 1-21, 2014
Posted: 25 Nov 2014
Eric Hilt
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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Incentives in Corporations: Evidence from the American Whaling Industry

NBER Working Paper No. w10403
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Apr 2004 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2021
Eric Hilt
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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The Limited Partnership in New York, 1822-1853: Partnerships Without Kinship

NBER Working Paper No. w14412
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 20 May 2022
Eric Hilt and Katharine O'Banion
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Yale University - Law School
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Corporation Law and the Shift Toward Open Access in the Antebellum United States

NBER Working Paper No. w21195
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 26 May 2015 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2021
Eric Hilt
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Investment Banks as Corporate Monitors in the Early 20th Century United States

NBER Working Paper No. w20544
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 06 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2022
Carola Frydman and Eric Hilt
Northwestern University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Democratic Dividends: Stockholding, Wealth and Politics in New York, 1791-1826

NBER Working Paper No. w17147
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 09 May 2022
Eric Hilt and Jacqueline Valentine
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Economic Effects of Runs on Early &Apos;Shadow Banks&Apos;: Trust Companies and the Impact of the Panic of 1907

NBER Working Paper No. w18264
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 28 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2021
Carola Frydman, Eric Hilt and Lily Zhou
Northwestern University, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
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The Negative Trade-Off between Risk and Incentives: Evidence from the American Whaling Industry

NBER Working Paper No. w11960
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2022
Eric Hilt
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Financial Asset Ownership and Political Partisanship: Liberty Bonds and Republican Electoral Success in the 1920s

NBER Working Paper No. w24719
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 18 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2022
Eric Hilt and Wendy Rahn
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of Minnesota - Minneapolis
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Corporate Governance and the Development of Manufacturing Enterprises in Nineteenth-Century Massachusetts

NBER Working Paper No. w20096
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 06 May 2014 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2021
Eric Hilt
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Banks, Insider Connections, and Industrialization in New England: Evidence from the Panic of 1873

NBER Working Paper No. w24792
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 16 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2022
Eric Hilt
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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When Uncle Sam Introduced Main Street to Wall Street: Liberty Bonds and the Transformation of American Finance

NBER Working Paper No. w27703
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 17 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2022
Eric Hilt, Matthew Jaremski and Wendy Rahn
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Utah State University - Huntsman School of Business and University of Minnesota - Minneapolis
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Rogue Finance: The Life and Fire Insurance Company and the Panic of 1826

Business History Review, Vol. 83, No. 1, Spring 2009
Posted: 24 May 2009
Eric Hilt
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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financial panic, stock market crash, insurance, credit crisis