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The Resource Corruption and reform : lessons from America's economic history, edited by Edward L. Glaeser and Claudia Goldin

Corruption and reform : lessons from America's economic history, edited by Edward L. Glaeser and Claudia Goldin

Label
Corruption and reform : lessons from America's economic history
Title
Corruption and reform
Title remainder
lessons from America's economic history
Statement of responsibility
edited by Edward L. Glaeser and Claudia Goldin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6783
LC item number
.C784 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Glaeser, Edward L.
  • Goldin, Claudia Dale
Series statement
Conference report (National Bureau of Economic Research)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Corruption
  • Political corruption
  • Corporations
  • Corruption
Label
Corruption and reform : lessons from America's economic history, edited by Edward L. Glaeser and Claudia Goldin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Corruption and reform : introduction / Edward L. Glaeser and Claudia Goldin -- The concept of systematic corruption in American history / John Joseph Wallis -- Limiting the reach of the grabbing hand : graft and growth in American cities, 1880 to 1930 / Rebecca Menes -- Digging the dirt at public expense : governance in the building of the Erie Canal and other public works / Stanley L. Engerman and Kenneth L. Sokoloff -- Corporate governance and the plight of minority shareholders in the United States before the Great Depression / Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Jean-Laurent Rosenthal -- Water, water everywhere : municipal finance and water supply in American cities / David Cutler and Grant Miller -- The rise of the fourth estate : how newspapers became informative and why it mattered / Matthew Gentzkow, Edward L. Glaeser, and Claudia Goldin -- Bank chartering and political corruption in antebellum New York : free banking as reform / Howard Bodenhorn -- Regime change and corruption : a history of public utility regulation / Werner Troesken -- The irony of reform : did large employers subvert workplace safety reform, 1869 to 1930? / Price V. Fishback -- The determinants of progressive era reform : the Pure Food and Drugs Act of 1906 / Marc T. Law and Gary D. Libecap -- Politics, relief, and reform : Roosevelt's efforts to control corruption and political manipulation during the New Deal / John Joseph Wallis, Price V. Fishback, and Shawn Kantor
Control code
61240571
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 386 p.
Isbn
9780226299570
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005022496
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
Corruption and reform : lessons from America's economic history, edited by Edward L. Glaeser and Claudia Goldin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Corruption and reform : introduction / Edward L. Glaeser and Claudia Goldin -- The concept of systematic corruption in American history / John Joseph Wallis -- Limiting the reach of the grabbing hand : graft and growth in American cities, 1880 to 1930 / Rebecca Menes -- Digging the dirt at public expense : governance in the building of the Erie Canal and other public works / Stanley L. Engerman and Kenneth L. Sokoloff -- Corporate governance and the plight of minority shareholders in the United States before the Great Depression / Naomi R. Lamoreaux and Jean-Laurent Rosenthal -- Water, water everywhere : municipal finance and water supply in American cities / David Cutler and Grant Miller -- The rise of the fourth estate : how newspapers became informative and why it mattered / Matthew Gentzkow, Edward L. Glaeser, and Claudia Goldin -- Bank chartering and political corruption in antebellum New York : free banking as reform / Howard Bodenhorn -- Regime change and corruption : a history of public utility regulation / Werner Troesken -- The irony of reform : did large employers subvert workplace safety reform, 1869 to 1930? / Price V. Fishback -- The determinants of progressive era reform : the Pure Food and Drugs Act of 1906 / Marc T. Law and Gary D. Libecap -- Politics, relief, and reform : Roosevelt's efforts to control corruption and political manipulation during the New Deal / John Joseph Wallis, Price V. Fishback, and Shawn Kantor
Control code
61240571
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 386 p.
Isbn
9780226299570
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005022496
Other physical details
ill., map

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