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1.

Adapting to Climate Change: The Remarkable Decline in the U.S. Temperature-Mortality Relationship Over the 20th Century

Journal of Political Economy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 21 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, University of California, Santa Barbara - College of Letters & Science - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley

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2.

Pseudo-Contract and Shared Meaning Analysis

Harvard Law Review, Vol. 132, No. 4, p. 1135 (2019)
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 20 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2019
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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3.

Population and Economic Development

Duke Economics Working Paper No. 00-05
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 16 Aug 2000
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Department of Economics
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4.

The Long-Term Effects of American Indian Boarding Schools

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 07 May 2016 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2017
Working Paper Series
Roger Williams University
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5.

The Population Debate in Historical Perspective: Revisionism Revisited

Duke Economics Working Paper No. 99-09
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Feb 2000
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Department of Economics
Downloads 663
6.

The Economic History of Trumpism

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2016
Working Paper Series
Florida International University
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7.

The World of Deadwood: Property Rights and the Search for Human Identity

20 Southern California Interdisciplinary Law Journal 489 (2011)
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 11 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Campbell University - Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law and John Marshall Law School, Atlanta
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8.

The Personal is Political - and Economic: Rethinking Domestic Violence

Brigham Young University Law Review, Forthcoming, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 937110
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 13 Oct 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of North Carolina School of Law
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9.

Patents as Promoters of Competition: The Guild Origins of Patent Law in the Venetian Republic

San Diego Law Review, Vol. 49, 2012
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of San Diego School of Law and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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10.

The Long-Term Effect of Slavery on Violent Crime: Evidence from US Counties

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 23 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
Graduate School of International and Area Studies (GSIAS), Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (HUFS) and University of Oxford
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11.

A History of Violence: The Culture of Honor as a Determinant of Homicide in the US South

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
UNSW Business School, School of Economics
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12.

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

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 26 Oct 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics and University of CopenhagenUniversity of Copenhagen - Department of Economics

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13.

Labor Mobility in a Federal System: The United States

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Apr 2004
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University of California, Los Angeles and University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 440
14.

The First 50 Years of the US Stock Market: New Evidence on Investor Total Return Including Dividends, 1793-1843

Number of pages: 142 Posted: 19 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2021
Working Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business
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15.

Was Mechanization De-Skilling? The Origins of Task-Biased Technical Change

Boston Univ. School of Law Working Paper No. 11-13
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
Technology & Policy Research Initiative, BU School of Law
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16.

Criminal Labor Law

Berkeley Journal of Employment and Labor Law, 2016, Forthcoming, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 15-19
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 01 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2021
Accepted Paper Series
University of Colorado Law School
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17.

The Transnational Illegal Market of Trafficking in Human Beings – Actors and Discourses: A Transatlantic Comparison

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 May 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Vienna and University of Vienna
Downloads 294
18.

Does It Matter Where You Came From? Ancestry Composition and Economic Performance of U.S. Counties, 1850-2010

Number of pages: 103 Posted: 22 May 2015 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2017
Working Paper Series
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Northeastern University and Boston College - Department of Economics

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19.

The Intellectual Legacy of Progressive Hubris

History of Economic Ideas, XXV, 3, 2017 (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 14 Nov 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pisa - Department of Law
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20.

A Microeconomic Analysis of Slavery in Comparison to Free Labor Economies

Bilkent University Dept. of Economics WP 97-08
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 15 Mar 1998
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Bilkent University
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21.

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals: Place a Bet or Wait on a DREAM

40 S.U.L. Rev. 293
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Southern University Law Center
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22.

Going Postal: State Capacity and Violent Dispute Resolution

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Apr 2019
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - New York University Abu Dhabi and New York University Abu Dhabi
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23.

Introducing a New Database of 19th Century Railroads Before Cowles and Macaulay

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 02 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2021
Working Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business
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24.

On....An American Tragedy: The Enduring Legacy of Plessy v. Ferguson

Baltimore Afro-American, May 1996
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 12 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Law
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25.

African-American and White Living Standards in the 19th Century American South: A Biological Comparison

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1696
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Apr 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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26.

Unjustifiable Expectations: Laying to Rest the Ghosts of Allotment-Era Settlers

36 Seattle U. Law Rev. 129 (2012).
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 17 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of South Dakota School of Law
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27.

The Czar and the Slaves: Two Puzzles in the History of International Arbitration

American Journal of International Law (2018)
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 19 Apr 2019
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Law School and Yale University - Law School
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28.

Slavery, Amenities, and Factor Price Equalization: A Note on Migration and Freedom

Explorations in Economic History, Vol. 20, p. 156, 1983
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 19 Sep 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics, Pepperdine University - Economics Department and Ohio University - Department of Economics
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29.

From Exclusion to Exclusivity: Chinese American Property Ownership and Discrimination in Historical Perspective

25 J. Transnat’l. L. & Pol’y 33 (2015-2016)
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 17 Feb 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Syracuse University College of Law
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30.

Judicial Tenure on the U.S. Supreme Court, 1790-1868: Frustration, Resignation, and Expiration on the Bench

Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 06-10
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Mar 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Georgia - Department of Political Science, Georgia State University - College of Law and Pennsylvania State University
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31.

Squatters, Production, and Violence

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 28 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management
Downloads 162
32.

Lochner, Liberty of Contract and Paternalism: Revising the Revisionists?

Indiana Law Review, Vol. 47, No. 2, pp. 421-465, 2014, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 13-28
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Regent University - School of Law
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33.

Policy Lessons from the Mexican American Experience, 1848 to the Present

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 19 Feb 2008
Working Paper Series
Consultant
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34.

Teaching the Amistad

St. Louis University Law Journal, Vol. 46, p. 775, 2002, University of Akron School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 28 Mar 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Akron - School of Law
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35.

Inclusive American Economic History: Containing Slaves, Freedmen, Jim Crow Laws, and the Great Migration

Institute for New Economic Thinking Working Paper Series No. 110
https://doi.org/10.36687/inetwp110
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 11 Feb 2020
Working Paper Series
Ohio State University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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36.

Amos Yee, Free Speech, and Maintaining Religious Harmony in Singapore

University of Pennsylvania Asian Law Review, Vol. 12, No. 2, 2016
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 02 May 2017
Accepted Paper Series
National University of Singapore (NUS) and Independent
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37.

Revulsions of Capital: The Political Law of Slavery in the Epoch of the Turner Rebellion, Virginia 1829-1832

UC Berkeley Public Law Research Paper No. 2477048
Number of pages: 106 Posted: 09 Aug 2014
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Jurisprudence and Social Policy Program
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38.

Reproducing a Fit Citizenry: Dependency, Eugenics, and the Law of Marriage in the United States, 1860-1920

Law & Social Inquiry, Vol. 23, No. 3, pp. 541-585, Summer 1998
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 02 Feb 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Baltimore - School of Lawaffiliation not provided to SSRN
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39.

Information Networks and Collective Action: Evidence from the Women’s Temperance Crusade

Number of pages: 94 Posted: 16 Aug 2021
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
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40.

Rent-Seeking for Madness: The Political Economy of Mental Asylums in the US, 1870 to 1910

NDSU Public Choice and Private Enterprise Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 27 May 2020
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Economics and North Dakota State University - Department of Agribusiness and Applied Economics
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41.

Economic Consequences of the U.S. Convict Labor System

Institute for New Economic Thinking Working Paper Series No. 91 (2019), Columbia Business School Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 14 Mar 2019
Working Paper Series
University of Nottingham, School of Economics
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42.

Trade or Raid: Acadian Settlers and Native Indians Before 1755

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 30 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
George Mason University - Department of Economics
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43.

The Right of Publicity: Privacy Reimagined for New York?

Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal, Vol. 36, No. 3, 2018, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2018-26
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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44.

Uncertain Property Rights and Agricultural Production: Evidence from Post-Gold-Rush California

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 28 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management
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45.

Consumption Smoothing Among Working-Class American Families Before Social Insurance

FEDS Working Paper No. 99-24
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Sep 1999
Working Paper Series
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, University of Virginia (UVA) (deceased) and University of Virginia

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46.

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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47.

Slave Prices, Geography and Insolation in 19th Century African-American Stature

CESifo Working Paper No. 2105
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 02 Oct 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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48.

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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49.

The Rise of Directed Verdict: Jury Power in Civil Cases Before the Federal Rules of 1938

George Washington Law Review, Vol. 81, No. 2, 2013, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-113, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2013-113
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 29 Aug 2013
Accepted Paper Series
George Washington University Law School
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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 CopenhagenUniversity of Copenhagen - Department of Economics

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