Eric Hilt

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

Wellesley College

Associate Professor, Economics

106 Central St.

Wellesley, MA 02181

United States

http://www.erichilt.net

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

17

DOWNLOADS

554

SSRN CITATIONS
Rank 14,987

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 14,987

in Total Papers Citations

28

CROSSREF CITATIONS

49

Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Economic Effects of Runs on Early ‘Shadow Banks’: Trust Companies and the Impact of the Panic of 1907

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 29 Jul 2012
Carola Frydman, Eric Hilt and Lily Zhou
Northwestern University, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Downloads 130 (277,624)

Abstract:

Loading...

financial crisis, panic of 1907, shadow banks, credit intermediation, bank runs, trust

2.

When Did Ownership Separate from Control? Corporate Governance in the Early Nineteenth Century

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2021
Eric Hilt
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 68 (419,631)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

3.

Wall Street&Apos;S First Corporate Governance Crisis: The Panic of 1826

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2021
Eric Hilt
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 57 (458,269)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

4.

Political Discretion and Antitrust Policy: Evidence from the Assassination of President Mckinley

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 12 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2021
The College of New Jersey, Northwestern University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 55 (465,707)

Abstract:

Loading...

History of American Corporate Governance: Law, Institutions, and Politics

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 04 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2021
Eric Hilt
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 45 (517,014)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

History of American Corporate Governance: Law, Institutions, and Politics

Annual Review of Financial Economics, Vol. 6, pp. 1-21, 2014
Posted: 25 Nov 2014
Eric Hilt
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

Abstract:

Loading...

6.

Incentives in Corporations: Evidence from the American Whaling Industry

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Apr 2004 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2021
Eric Hilt
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 35 (555,978)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

7.

The Limited Partnership in New York, 1822-1853: Partnerships Without Kinship

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2021
Eric Hilt and Katharine O'Banion
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Yale University - Law School
Downloads 30 (583,673)

Abstract:

Loading...

8.

Corporation Law and the Shift Toward Open Access in the Antebellum United States

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 26 May 2015 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2021
Eric Hilt
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 26 (608,538)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

9.

Democratic Dividends: Stockholding, Wealth and Politics in New York, 1791-1826

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2021
Eric Hilt and Jacqueline Valentine
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 23 (628,933)

Abstract:

Loading...

10.

Investment Banks as Corporate Monitors in the Early 20th Century United States

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 06 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2021
Carola Frydman and Eric Hilt
Northwestern University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 21 (643,085)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

11.

Economic Effects of Runs on Early &Apos;Shadow Banks&Apos;: Trust Companies and the Impact of the Panic of 1907

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 28 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2021
Carola Frydman, Eric Hilt and Lily Zhou
Northwestern University, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Downloads 18 (664,473)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Loading...

12.

The Negative Trade-Off between Risk and Incentives: Evidence from the American Whaling Industry

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 24 Jan 2006 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2021
Eric Hilt
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 16 (679,097)

Abstract:

Loading...

13.

Financial Asset Ownership and Political Partisanship: Liberty Bonds and Republican Electoral Success in the 1920s

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 18 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2021
Eric Hilt and Wendy Rahn
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of Minnesota - Minneapolis
Downloads 13 (702,142)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Loading...

14.

Corporate Governance and the Development of Manufacturing Enterprises in Nineteenth-Century Massachusetts

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 06 May 2014 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2021
Eric Hilt
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 8 (741,622)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

15.

Banks, Insider Connections, and Industrialization in New England: Evidence from the Panic of 1873

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 16 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2021
Eric Hilt
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 5 (765,233)

Abstract:

Loading...

16.

When Uncle Sam Introduced Main Street to Wall Street: Liberty Bonds and the Transformation of American Finance

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 17 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2021
Eric Hilt, Matthew Jaremski and Wendy Rahn
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Utah State University - Huntsman School of Business and University of Minnesota - Minneapolis
Downloads 4 (772,868)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

17.

Rogue Finance: The Life and Fire Insurance Company and the Panic of 1826

Business History Review, Vol. 83, No. 1, Spring 2009
Posted: 24 May 2009
Eric Hilt
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

Abstract:

Loading...

financial panic, stock market crash, insurance, credit crisis