Economic History Roundup

Kirsten Salyer writes about consumer culture for Bloomberg View and is the site's engagement editor. She has also written for Condé Nast Traveler, Texas Monthly and Houston Community Newspapers. She has a bachelor's degree in journalism and international studies from Northwestern University.
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The Winthrop Group on the history of the U.S. Postal Service
Marketing Week on iconic Heinz ads over the years
History Today on Asia's role in the global order of the 19th century
Naked Capitalism on what China learned from Alexander Hamilton
Munich Personal RePEc Archive on the monthly industrial output in China since 1983
Vanderbilt University Department of Economics on the effects of free banking on U.S. economic growth
Project Syndicate on living with less in a post-growth world
The Federal Reserve Bank of New York on how securitization led to riskier corporate lending
Hagley Museum and Library on the history of nylon

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