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

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

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
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
364.1/323/0973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6783
LC item number
.C784 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
Series statement
A National Bureau of Economic Research conference report
Label
Corruption and reform : lessons from America's economic history, edited by Edward L. Glaeser and Claudia Goldin, (electronic resource)
Link
http://site.ebrary.com/lib/sersd/Doc?id=10210018
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The chapters in this volume were presented on July 30-31, 2004, at the "Corruption and Reform" conference held at the Hawthorne Hotel in Salem, MA."--Acknowledgments
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
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
ebr10210018
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Corruption and reform : lessons from America's economic history, edited by Edward L. Glaeser and Claudia Goldin, (electronic resource)
Link
http://site.ebrary.com/lib/sersd/Doc?id=10210018
Publication
Note
"The chapters in this volume were presented on July 30-31, 2004, at the "Corruption and Reform" conference held at the Hawthorne Hotel in Salem, MA."--Acknowledgments
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
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
ebr10210018
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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