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51.

African-American and White Inequality in the American South: Evidence from the 19th Century Missouri State Prison

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1954
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 Apr 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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52.

An Informal History of How Law Schools Evaluate Students, with a Predictable Emphasis on Law School Exams

University of Missouri-Kansas City Law Review, Vol. 26, p. 657, 1997
Number of pages: 120 Posted: 12 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
St. Mary's University School of Law
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53.

Closing Heaven's Door: Evidence from the 1920s U.S. Immigration Quota Acts

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 31 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics and University of Copenhagen - Department of EconomicsUniversity of Copenhagen

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54.

Sectoral Shift in Antebellum Massachusetts: A Reconsideration

Explorations in Economic History, Vol. 15, No. 2, 1978
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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55.

Teach Your Children Well: A Critical Examination of the Genuine History of Late 19th Century School Textbooks

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
Independent
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56.

The Peculiar Immobility: Regional Affinity and the Postbellum Black Migrant

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 30 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics, Pepperdine University - Economics Department and Ohio University - Department of Economics
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57.

The Slave Power Undead: Criminal Justice Successes and Failures of the Thirteenth Amendment

THE PROMISES OF LIBERTY: THE HISTORY AND CONTEMPORARY RELEVANCE OF THE THIRTEENTH AMENDMENT, Chapter 13, p. 245, Alexander Tsesis, ed., Columbia University Press, 2010
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 24 Dec 2010
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law
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58.

The Emperor Has No Clothes: Improving Deflators for Canadian GNP, 1870-1900

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 21 May 2018
Working Paper Series
Independent and Bates College
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59.

The Effects of Alternative Regional Delineations on Historical Interpretation

Economic Forum, Volume XII, Winter 1981-1982
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 15 Aug 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Pepperdine University - Economics Department
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60.

Neither ‘Creatures of the State’ Nor ‘Accidents of Geography’: The Creation of American Public School Districts in the Twentieth Century

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 Apr 2010
Working Paper Series
Dartmouth College - Department of Economics
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61.

Liminality and Change in an Atlantic Borderland: Notre Dame Bay, Newfoundland in the Eighteenth Century

Environmental Histories of Atlantic Canada, Claire Campbell and Robert Summerby-Murray, eds., Fredericton NB: Acadiensis Press, 2012
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Mount Royal University - Bissett School of Business
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62.

America’s First Culinary Revolution, or How a Girl from Gopher Prairie Came to Dine on Eggs Fooyung

ECONOMIC EVOLUTION AND REVOLUTIONS IN HISTORICAL TIME, pp. 419-445, Paul Rhode, Joshua Rosenbloom, David Weiman, eds., Stanford University Press, 2011
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Riverside
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63.

University-Industry Collaboration and Regional Wealth

Journal of Technology Transfer, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Augsburg - Faculty of Business and Economics and University of Jena - School of Economics and Business Administration
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64.

The Undiscovered Country: Northern Views of the Defeated South and the Political Background of the Fourteenth Amendment

Temple Political & Civil Rights Law Review, Vol. 13, No. 2, Spring 2004, pp. 411-428.
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 07 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Baltimore School of Law
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65.

Health During Industrialization: Evidence from the 19th Century Pennsylvania State Prison System

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1975
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 May 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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66.

Not What it Used to Be: The Cambridge Economic History of the United States, Volumes II and III

Journal of Economic History, No. 61, pp. 806-818, September 2001
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 30 Apr 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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67.

A Hebrew Republic in the Gilded Age? Henry George’s Single Tax and the Hebrew Bible

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2020
Working Paper Series
Boise State University, College of Business and Economics
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68.

An Academic Parable: Robert W. Fogel's Raft

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 02 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
Associação Biblioteca de Cultura
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69.

Book Review - James H. Read, 'Majority Rule Versus Consensus: The Political Thought of John C. Calhoun'

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 17 Jun 2009
Working Paper Series
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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70.

Enterprise Forms and Accounting Conventions in Two 18th-Century Newfoundland Mercantile Concerns

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
Mount Royal University - Bissett School of Business
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71.

Unexpected Lessons: The Political Economy of the Franchise in Colonial Virginia

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 12 May 2015
Working Paper Series
Central European Labour Studies Institute (CELSI)
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72.

Early-Life Disease Exposure and Occupational Status: The Impact of Yellow Fever During the 19th Century

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2016
Working Paper Series
Oberlin College - Department of Economics
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73.

Industrialization and Skill Intensity: The Case of Massachusetts

Journal of Human Resources, Vol. 15, 1980
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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74.

Institutional Discrimination and Assimilation: Evidence from the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13647
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 09 Sep 2020
Working Paper Series
Fudan University - Department of Economics and Jinan University
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75.

Living Standards in Black and White: Evidence from the Heights of Ohio Prison Inmates, 1829 - 1913

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1775
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Texas of the Permian Basin and University of Utah - College of Social & Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics
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76.

Wealth, Officeholding, and Elite Ideology in Antebellum Georgia

APSA 2014 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley, Students
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77.

Black and White Labor Market Outcomes in the 19th Century American South

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2079
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Aug 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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78.

Putting a Lid on the Melting Pot: Determinants of American Immigration Policy

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Jul 2015
Working Paper Series
James Madison University - Economics Program
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79.

Book Review: Christopher Manfredi and Mark Rush, Judging Democracy

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 03 Apr 2009
Working Paper Series
Clemson University - College of Business and Behavioral Science
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80.

Nineteenth Century White Physical Activity and Calories: Socioeconomic Status and Diets

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4886
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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81.

The Political Economy of Lighthouses in Antebellum America

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 03 Dec 2020
Working Paper Series
Texas Tech University, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Students and Bates College
Downloads 44
82.

The Long-Run Consequences of Parental Death

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
Oberlin College - Department of Economics
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83.

Freedom Laws & the Economics of Ethnicity

Number of pages: 132 Posted: 04 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2012
Working Paper Series
The James Edward Curtis Jr Education Foundation
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84.

Was the African American Great Migration Delayed by Outlawing Emigrant Agents?

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 21 Jul 2013
Working Paper Series
La Trobe University, La Trobe University - School of Economics and Infrastructure Victoria
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85.

Historical Perspective (of the Chesapeake Bay)

Prof. Garrett Power, CHESAPEAKE BAY IN LEGAL PERSPECTIVE, Part 1, pp. 5-80, Washington, DC: U.S. Dept. of the Interior, March 1970
Number of pages: 110 Posted: 29 Oct 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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86.

Андрей Пантев: Биобиблиография (Andrej Pantev: A Personal Bibliography)

Andrej Pantev: A Personal Bibliography, 2004, ISBN 954-8194-64-3
Number of pages: 244 Posted: 02 Mar 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski
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87.

Economic and Demographic Determinants of Educational Commitment: Massachusetts, 1855

Journal of Economic History, Vol. 39, pp. 435-459, June 1979
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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88.

Rise and Fall of the Contract System in the American Iron and Steel Industry

Armando Siciliano Editore - Collana di Economia, n.27
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Messina - Department of Economics
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89.

General Sources of General Purpose Technologies in Complex Societies: Theory of Global Leadership-Driven Innovation, Warfare and Human Development

COCCIA M. (2015) “General sources of general purpose technologies in complex societies: Theory of global leadership-driven innovation, warfare and human development” , Technology in Society, Volume 42, August 2015, Pages 199-226
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
National Research Council of Italy (CNR)
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90.

A Hundred Years of Excellence: But Is the Past Prologue? Reflections on the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act

87 Pennsylvania Bar Association Quarterly 20 (January 2016)
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 18 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wyoming College of Law
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91.

Leadership‐Driven Innovation & Evolution of Societies

UNU-MERIT Working Papers n. 2014-087, ISSN 1871-9872
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 17 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
National Research Council of Italy (CNR)
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92.

Obesity in Black and White: Accounting for 19th Century US BMI Differences by Socioeconomic Status and Biology

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3913
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 03 Sep 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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93.

Sources of Major Technological Breakthroughs: Purposeful Systems with Purposeful Elements Having a Common Purpose of Global Leadership

CocciaLab Working Paper 2017 – No. 12
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
National Research Council of Italy (CNR)
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The In-Hospital Mortality Rates of Slaves and Freemen: Evidence from Touro Infirmary, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1855-1860

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3652
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Aug 2008
Working Paper Series
Tulane University - Finance & Economics and Inha University - Department of Economics
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95.

The Linguistic Wage Gap in Quebec, 1901 to 1921

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Jul 2020
Working Paper Series
Bates College and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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96.

Rainfall Risk and Fertility: Evidence from Farm Settlements During the American Demographic Transition

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10351
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 14 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
Erasmus University Rotterdam
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The Evolution of the Racial Gap in Education and the Legacy of Slavery

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6192
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Dec 2011
Working Paper Series
Università di Modena; Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) and Queen's University Belfast - Queen's Management School
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The Long Shadow of Slavery: The Persistence of Slave Owners in Southern Law-Making

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13611
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 Aug 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Konstanz, University of Oxford and Department of Economics, University of Konstanz
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99.

The Weight of Inequality: Variation with Industrialization and Wealth

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5629
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 22 Dec 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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Statures, BMIs, and Weight: A Reassessment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4540
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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