Jeffrey A. Miron

Harvard University - Department of Economics

Littauer Center

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

39

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Scholarly Papers (39)

1.

The Budgetary Impact of Ending Drug Prohibition

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 19 Nov 2010
Jeffrey A. Miron and Katherine Waldock
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Georgetown University McDonough School of Business
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The False Promise of Social Security Privatization

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 17 May 2001
Jeffrey A. Miron and Kevin M. Murphy
Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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The Opium Wars, Opium Legalization, and Opium Consumption in China

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 24 May 2005
Jeffrey A. Miron and Chris Feige
Harvard University - Department of Economics and State Street Financial Center
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The Opium Wars, Opium Legalization, and Opium Consumption in China

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 21 Jun 2005 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2021
Jeffrey A. Miron and Chris Feige
Harvard University - Department of Economics and State Street Financial Center
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Did the Federal Drinking Age Law Save Lives?

Regulation, Vol. 32, No. 1, pp. 12-15, Spring 2009
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 17 Aug 2009
Jeffrey A. Miron and Elina Tetelbaum
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Law School
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coercive federalism, MLDA, MLDA 21, minimum legal drinking age, NHTSA, drunk driving, alcohol related fatalities

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Violence and the U.S. Prohibition of Drugs and Alcohol

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Feb 1999 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2021
Jeffrey A. Miron
Harvard University - Department of Economics
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Does the Minimum Legal Drinking Age Save Lives?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 13 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2021
Jeffrey A. Miron and Elina Tetelbaum
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Law School
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Does the Minimum Legal Drinking Age Save Lives?

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 47, Issue 2, pp. 317-336, April 2009
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 16 Jun 2009
Jeffrey A. Miron and Elina Tetelbaum
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Yale University - Law School
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The Effect of Alcohol Prohibition on Alcohol Consumption

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 01 Sep 1997 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2021
Jeffrey A. Miron
Harvard University - Department of Economics
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Alcohol Consumption During Prohibition

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 19 Jul 2010
Jeffrey A. Miron and Jeffrey Zwiebel
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Stanford Graduate School of Business
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Should Alcohol Taxes Be Raised?

Regulation, Vol. 32, No. 3, pp. 10-13, Fall 2009
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 08 Oct 2009
Ian W. H. Parry and Jeffrey A. Miron
Resources for the Future and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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alcohol taxation, sin tax, Pigouvian tax

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What Do Economists Know About Crime?

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 30 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2021
Angela K. Dills, Jeffrey A. Miron and Garrett Summers
Western Carolina University, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 103 (326,890)
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Why Does Inflation Differ Across Countries?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Apr 1998 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2021
Marta Campillo and Jeffrey A. Miron
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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The Seasonal Cycle and the Business Cycle

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2021
Robert Barsky and Jeffrey A. Miron
Research Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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The Changing Behavior of the Term Structure of Interest Rates

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2010
N. Gregory Mankiw and Jeffrey A. Miron
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 67 (422,168)
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Seasonal Unit Roots in Aggregate U.S. Data

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 29 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2021
Joe Beaulieu and Jeffrey A. Miron
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve - Division of Research and Statistics - Industrial Output Section and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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Alcohol Prohibition and Cirrhosis

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 May 2003 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2021
Angela K. Dills and Jeffrey A. Miron
Western Carolina University and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 60 (446,284)
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The Genesis and Evolution of Social Security

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2021
Jeffrey A. Miron and David N. Weil
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Brown University - Department of Economics
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The Effect of Drug Prohibition on Drug Prices: Evidence from the Markets for Cocaine and Heroin

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 May 2003 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2021
Jeffrey A. Miron
Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 49 (488,953)
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Seasonality, Cost Shocks, and the Production Smoothing Model of Inventories

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 06 Apr 2007
Stephen P. Zeldes and Jeffrey A. Miron
Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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Seasonality, Cost Shocks, and the Production Smoothing Model of Inventories

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 13 Nov 2007
Jeffrey A. Miron and Stephen P. Zeldes
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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Improving the Accessibility of the Nber&Apos;S Historical Data

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Sep 2000 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2021
Daniel R. Feenberg and Jeffrey A. Miron
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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The Founding of the Fed and the Destabilization of the Post-1914 Economy

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Mar 2002 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2021
Jeffrey A. Miron
Harvard University - Department of Economics
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A New Monthly Index of Industrial Production, 1884-1940

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2021
Jeffrey A. Miron and Christina D. Romer
Harvard University - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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U.S. Fiscal Imbalance Over Time: This Time is Different

Cato Institute White Paper, 2016
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 May 2016
Jeffrey A. Miron
Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 39 (534,494)

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deficit, debt, fiscal balance, medicare, social security, excess spending

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Should U.S. Fiscal Policy Address Slow Growth or the Debt? A Nondilemma

Cato Institute Policy Analysis No. 718, January 8, 2013
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 05 Mar 2013
Jeffrey A. Miron
Harvard University - Department of Economics
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United States fiscal policy, US economic policy, US debt to GDP ratio, Keynesian model, American public debt, US national debt, unemployment in the US, federal policy, budget cuts, spending cuts, federal tax policy

What Have Macroeconomists Learned About Business Cycles from the Study of Seasonal Cycles?

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 May 2006
Jeffrey A. Miron and Joe Beaulieu
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve - Division of Research and Statistics - Industrial Output Section
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What Have Macroeconomists Learned About Business Cycles from the Study of Seasonal Cycles?

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 16 May 2011 Last Revised: 16 May 2021
Jeffrey A. Miron and Joseph Beaulieu
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard University
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The Effects of Marijuana Liberalizations: Evidence from Monitoring the Future

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 11 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2021
Angela K. Dills, Sietse Goffard and Jeffrey A. Miron
Western Carolina University, Cato Institute and Harvard University - Department of Economics
Downloads 36 (549,752)
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The Economics of Seasonal Cycles

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2021
Jeffrey A. Miron
Harvard University - Department of Economics
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Historical Perspectives on the Monetary Transmission Mechanism

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 26 May 2004 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2021
Jeffrey A. Miron, Christina D. Romer and David N. Weil
Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Brown University - Department of Economics
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Bank Failures and Output During the Great Depression

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 14 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2021
Jeffrey A. Miron and Natalia Rigol
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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The Worldwide Change in the Behavior of Interest Rates and Prices in 1914

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 30 May 2021
N. Gregory Mankiw, Jeffrey A. Miron and David N. Weil
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Brown University - Department of Economics
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Why Do Countries and Industries with Large Seasonal Cycles Also Have Large Business Cycles?

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 08 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 09 Jun 2021
Joe Beaulieu, Jeffrey K. MacKie-Mason and Jeffrey A. Miron
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve - Division of Research and Statistics - Industrial Output Section, UC Berkeley and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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Seasonal Fluctuations and the Life Cycle-Permanent Income Model of Consumption

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 29 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2010
Jeffrey A. Miron
Harvard University - Department of Economics
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The Adjustment of Expectations to a Change in Regime: a Study of the Founding of the Federal Reserve

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2021
N. Gregory Mankiw, Jeffrey A. Miron and David N. Weil
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Brown University - Department of Economics
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A Cross Country Comparison of Seasonal Cycles and Business Cycles

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2021
Joe Beaulieu and Jeffrey A. Miron
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve - Division of Research and Statistics - Industrial Output Section and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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Production, Sales, and the Change in Inventories: an Identity that Doesn't Add Up

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 27 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2021
Jeffrey A. Miron and Stephen P. Zeldes
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics
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The Seasonal Cycle in U.S. Manufacturing

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Jan 2008
Joe Beaulieu and Jeffrey A. Miron
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve - Division of Research and Statistics - Industrial Output Section and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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Fiscal Imbalance: A Primer

Cato Institute White Paper, 2015
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 May 2016
Cato Institute and Jeffrey A. Miron
Cato Institute and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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deficit, debt, fiscal balance, medicare, social security, excess spending

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Should the Fed Smooth Interest Rates? the Case of Seasonal Monetary Policy

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2021
N. Gregory Mankiw and Jeffrey A. Miron
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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Violence, Guns, and Drugs: A Cross-Country Analysis

Posted: 24 Apr 2002
Jeffrey A. Miron
Harvard University - Department of Economics

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Violence and the U.S. Prohibitions of Drugs and Alcohol

American Law and Economics Review, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 78-114, 1999
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Jeffrey A. Miron
Harvard University - Department of Economics

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Violence and the U.S. Prohibitions of Drugs and Alcohol

Posted: 05 Dec 1998
Jeffrey A. Miron
Harvard University - Department of Economics

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