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1.

The History of Firearms Magazines and Magazine Prohibitions

Albany Law Review, Vol. 88, 2015, pages 849-884, U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-06
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Independence InstituteDenver University - Sturm College of Law
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More Machines, Better Machines...Or Better Workers?

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 11 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
Technology & Policy Research Initiative, BU School of Law
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3.

A Mark of Distinction: Branding and Trade Mark Law in the UK from the 1860s

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2009
Working Paper Series
Independent
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4.

The Lost History of Delegation at the Founding

Georgia Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2021
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
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5.

Do Patents Alleged to be “Overly-broad” and of “Dubious Validity” Retard Innovation?

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2021
Working Paper Series
Aarhus University and Bi-Level Technologies
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6.

Accounting for Productivity Growth When Technical Change is Biased

Research on Innovation Working Paper No. 0802
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2015
Working Paper Series
Technology & Policy Research Initiative, BU School of Law
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7.

Exclusive Rights Stimulate Design-Around: How Circumventing Edison’s Lamp Patent Promoted Competition and New Technology Development

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 11 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2021
Working Paper Series
Bi-Level Technologies and Aarhus University
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8.

The Skills of the Unskilled in the American Industrial Revolution

Research on Innovation Working Paper
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 08 Nov 2000
Working Paper Series
Technology & Policy Research Initiative, BU School of Law
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9.

When Does Economic Experimentation Matter? Finding the Pivot in the Early History of the Automobile Industry

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 11 Jul 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland, University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business and University of Maryland
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10.

Skyscraper Height and the Business Cycle: Separating Myth from Reality, a Comment

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 20 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
Kent State University - Stark and Ludwig von Mises Institute
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11.

The Origins of American Industrial Success: Evidence from the US Portland Cement Industry

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
Infrastructure Victoria
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12.

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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13.

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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14.

On the Unimportance of Machinery

Explorations in Economic History, Vol. 22, No. 4, 1985
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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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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16.

Educational Expansion in Mid-Nineteenth Century Massachusetts: Human Capital Formation or Structural Reinforcement?

Harvard Educational Review, Vol. 46, pp. 521-552, November 1976
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 01 May 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Santa Clara University - Leavey School of Business - Economics Department
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17.

Railroads, Reallocation, and the Rise of American Manufacturing

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2019-146
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 02 Jan 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and New York University (NYU)

Multiple version iconThere are 2 versions of this paper

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18.

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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19.

Rust Buckets: How the Jones Act Undermines U.S. Shipbuilding and National Security

Cato Institute Policy Analysis No. 882
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Dec 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Cato Institute
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20.

The Twelfth Engine: A Confluence of Business Perspectives

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2020
Working Paper Series
Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP
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21.

People and Machines: A Look at the Evolving Relationship between Capital and Skill in Manufacturing 1860-1930 Using Immigration Shocks

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9217
Number of pages: 96 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - College Park, Business School, Pontificia Universidad Católica and Dartmouth College - Department of Economics
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22.

Toward A History of Canadian Wallpaper Use: Mechanization 1860-1935

Kelly, R. M. (2015). Toward A History of Canadian Wallpaper Use: Mechanization 1860-1935 . Material Culture Review, 80
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 Sep 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Independent
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Merging the 21st Century into a Gilded Age, Fortune 500 Boardroom

This article describes the replication and installation of embossed gilded leather in the Metlife boardroom in New York City, which was first decorated with leather in 1894. The paper was presented at the 9th North American Textile Conservation Conference in San Francisco in 2013.
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 05 Sep 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Independent and ArtCare Resources, LLC
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24.

Continuity and Change in Construction Procurement

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 30 Jun 2021
Working Paper Series
School of the Built Environment, University of Technology Sydney and Bartlett School of Construction and Project Management, University College London
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25.

The Twelfth Engine: Tracks of the Mohegan

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 17 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2020
Working Paper Series
Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP
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26.

150 Years of American Invention: Methodology and a First Geographical Application

Wellesley College Working Paper 99-01
Posted: 27 Jan 1999
Working Paper Series
Colorado College - Department of Economics and Business
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A Theoretical Basis for 19th Century Changes to the Port of New York Imported Goods Auction

Posted: 27 Jun 2000
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Business Administration and Allegheny College - Department of Economics

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Corporate Learning and Quality Control at the Bell System, 1877-1929

Business History Review, Vol. 79, pp. 39-72, Spring 2005
Posted: 07 May 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Accounting & Information Systems
29.

Corporation Nation: Rise and Demise of the American Economic Juggernaut

Posted: 29 May 2011
Working Paper Series
American Institute for Economic Research
30.

The Beet Sugar Entrepreneurs of Antebellum America: An Industry's Failure and an Economy's Success

Posted: 30 Oct 2006
Working Paper Series
American Institute for Economic Research
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The Evolution of Plant Size in Canadian Manufacturing, 1870-1910

Canadian Historical Review, Vol. 75, pp. 557-585, 1994
Posted: 18 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Dundee
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The Private Provision of Transportation Infrastructure in Antebellum America: Lessons and Warnings

Posted: 07 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
American Institute for Economic Research and Baruch College Department of History