Shawn Kantor

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

Insurance Rationing and the Origins of Workers? Compensation

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 Dec 1997
Price V. Fishback and Shawn Kantor
University of Arizona and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Migration Creation, Diversion, and Retention: New Deal Grants and Migration: 1935-1940

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3060
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 Oct 2007
University of Arizona - Department of Economics, University of Arizona, Virginia Military Institute and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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migration, New Deal, discrete choice

Migration Creation, Diversion, and Retention: New Deal Grants and Migration: 1935-1940

NBER Working Paper No. w13491
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 16 Oct 2007
University of Arizona - Department of Economics, University of Arizona, affiliation not provided to SSRN and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Striking at the Roots of Crime: The Impact of Social Welfare Spending on Crime During the Great Depression

NBER Working Paper No. w12825
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Jan 2007
Ryan Johnson, Shawn Kantor and Price V. Fishback
Brigham Young University - Department of Economics, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of Arizona
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The Impact of New Deal Expenditures on Local Economic Activity: An Examination of Retail Sales, 1929-1939

NBER Working Paper No. w8108
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 01 Mar 2005
University of Arizona, Syracuse University - Department of Economics and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 47 (301,713)
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The Welfare of Children During the Great Depression

NBER Working Paper No. W8902
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Apr 2002
University of Arizona, Colgate University - Economics Department and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Politics, Relief, and Reform: The Transformation of America's Social Welfare System During the New Deal

NBER Working Paper No. w11080
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Feb 2005
University of Maryland - Department of Economics, University of Arizona and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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The Effect of Internal Migration on Local Labor Markets: American Cities During the Great Depression

NBER Working Paper No. w13276
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 23 Jul 2007
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics, University of Arizona and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 36 (342,586)
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The Adoption of Workers' Compensation in the United States 1900-1930

NBER Working Paper No. W5840
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 29 Jun 2000
Price V. Fishback and Shawn Kantor
University of Arizona and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 19 (445,841)
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The Adoption of Workers' Compensation in the United States 1900-1930

NBER Working Paper No. w5840
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 27 Dec 2010
Price V. Fishback and Shawn Kantor
University of Arizona and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Can the New Deal's Three R's Be Rehabilitated? A Program-by-Program, County-by-County Analysis

NBER Working Paper No. w8903
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 27 Mar 2003
University of Arizona, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Do Federal Programs Affect Internal Migration? The Impact of New Deal Expenditures on Mobility During the Great Depression

NBER Working Paper No. w8283
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 01 Mar 2005
University of Arizona, Syracuse University - Department of Economics and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 28 (356,095)
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Did Workers Pay for the Passage of Workers' Compensation Laws?

NBER Working Paper No. w4947
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Aug 2000
Price V. Fishback and Shawn Kantor
University of Arizona and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 28 (386,894)
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Do Universities Generate Agglomeration Spillovers? Evidence from Endowment Value Shocks

NBER Working Paper No. w15299
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 31 Aug 2009
Shawn Kantor and Alexander Whalley
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of California, Merced - School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts
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Births, Deaths, and New Deal Relief During the Great Depression

NBER Working Paper No. w11246
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 17 May 2005
University of Arizona, Colgate University - Economics Department and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Insurance Rationing and the Origins of Workers' Compensation

NBER Working Paper No. w4943
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 14 Jul 2000
Price V. Fishback and Shawn Kantor
University of Arizona and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 26 (382,556)
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The Influence of the Home Owners' Loan Corporation on Housing Markets During the 1930s

NBER Working Paper No. w15824
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 22 Mar 2010
University of Arizona, Syracuse University--Economics, Syracuse University - Department of Economics, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Kenyon College - Department of Economics
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A Prelude to the Welfare State: Compulsory State Insurance and Workers' Compensation in Minnesota, Ohio, and Washington, 1911-1919

NBER Working Paper No. h0064
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 08 Mar 2000
Price V. Fishback and Shawn Kantor
University of Arizona and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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The Political Economy of Workers' Compensation Benefit Levels, 1910-1930

NBER Working Paper No. h0095
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 12 Jun 2000
Price V. Fishback and Shawn Kantor
University of Arizona and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 19 (415,311)
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The Dynamics of Relief Spending and the Private Urban Labor Market During the New Deal

NBER Working Paper No. w13692
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 21 Dec 2007
Todd Neumann, Price V. Fishback and Shawn Kantor
University of California, Merced, University of Arizona and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Agricultural Policy, Migration, and Malaria in the 1930s United States

NBER Working Paper No. w17526
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Oct 2011
Tulane University, University of Arizona and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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The Economic Consequences of Legislative Oversight: Theory and Evidencefrom the Medical Profession

NBER Working Paper No. w4281
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 14 Sep 2010
Shawn Kantor and Patrick Legros
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)
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Did the New Deal Solidify the 1932 Democratic Realignment?

NBER Working Paper No. w18500
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Nov 2012
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), University of Arizona and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Precautionary Saving, Insurance, and the Origins of Workers' Compensation

JOURNAL OF POLITICAL ECONOMY, Vol. 104, No. 2, April 1996
Posted: 19 Jun 1998
Shawn Kantor and Price V. Fishback
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of Arizona

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Non-Fatal Accident Compensation and the Common Law at the Turn of the Century

Posted: 20 Jan 1998
Price V. Fishback and Shawn Kantor
University of Arizona and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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