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Selected Bibliography for David Galenson
Professor in Economics and the College



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"Understanding Creativity." David W. Galenson; Journal of Applied Economics, 2010, 13(2), pp. 351-62.
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Conceptual Revolutions in Twentieth-Century Art; David W. Galenson; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009

"Old Masters and Young Geniuses: The Two Life Cycles of Human Creativity." David W. Galenson; Journal of Applied Economics, 2009, 12(1), pp. 1-9.
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Artistic Capital; David W. Galenson; New York : Routledge, 2006

"Do the Young British Artists Rule?" David W. Galenson; World Economics, 2006, 7(1), pp. 175-84.

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"Literary Life Cycles." David W. Galenson; Historical Methods, 2005, 38(2), pp. 45-60.

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"One-Hit Wonders." David W. Galenson; Historical Methods, 2005, 38(3), pp. 101-17.

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"Anticipating Artistic Success: Lessons from History." David W. Galenson; World Economics, 2005, 6(2), pp. 11.

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Old Masters and Young Geniuses : The Two Life Cycles of Artistic Creativity; David W. Galenson; Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2005

"The Life Cycles of Modern Artists." David W. Galenson; Historical Methods, 2004, 37(3), pp. 123-36.

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"A Portrait of the Artists as Young or Old Innovators: The Creative Life Cycles of Modern Poets and Novelists." David W Galenson; World Economics, 2004, 5(4), pp. 175.

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"The Two Life Cycles of Human Creativity." David W. Galenson; NBER Reporter, 2003, pp. 12-15.

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"Quantifying Artistic Success." David W. Galenson; Historical Methods, 2002, 35(1), pp. 5.

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"Masterpieces and Markets." David W. Galenson; Historical Methods, 2002, 35(2), pp. 63.

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"The New York School Versus the School of Paris: Who Really Made the Most Important Art after World War II?" David W. Galenson; Historical Methods, 2002, 35(4), pp. 141-53.

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"Was Jackson Pollock the Greatest Modern American Painter? A Quantitative Investigation." David W. Galenson; Historical Methods, 2002, 35(3), pp. 117-28.

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"Masterpieces and Markets: Why the Most Famous Modern Paintings Are Not by American Artists." David W. Galenson; Historical Methods, 2002, 35(2), pp. 63-75.

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Traders, Planters and Slaves : Market Behavior in Early English America; David W. Galenson; Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002

Painting Outside the Lines: Patterns of Creativity in Modern Art; David W. Galenson; Cambridge and London: Harvard University Press, 2001

"Creating Modern Art: The Changing Careers of Painters in France from Impressionism to Cubism." David W. Galenson and Bruce A. Weinberg; American Economic Review, 2001, 91(4), pp. 1063-71.

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"Review of 'Trade in Strangers: The Beginnings of Mass Migration to North America'." David W. Galenson; Journal of Interdisciplinary History, 2000, 31(1), pp. 125-26.

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"The Careers of Modern Artists: Evidence from Auctions of Contemporary Art." David W. Galenson; Journal of Cultural Economics, 2000, 24(2), pp. 87-112.

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"Age and the Quality of Work: The Case of Modern American Painters." David W. Galenson and Bruce A. Weinberg; Journal of Political Economy, 2000, 108(4), pp. 761-77.

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"Ethnicity, Neighborhood, and the School Attendance of Boys in Antebellum Boston." David W. Galenson; Journal of Urban History, 1998, 24(5), pp. 603-26.

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"Ethnic Differences in Neighborhood Effects on the School Attendance of Boys in Early Chicago." David W. Galenson; History of Education Quarterly, 1998, 38(1), pp. 17-35.

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"Nativity and Wealth in Mid-Nineteenth-Century Cities." Timothy G. Conley and David W. Galenson; Journal of Economic History, 1998, 58(2), pp. 468-93.

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"Neighborhood Effects on the School Attendance of Irish Immigrants' Sons in Boston and Chicago in 1860." David W. Galenson; American Journal of Education, 1997, 105(3), pp. 261-93.

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"Review of 'Education, Society, and Economic Opportunity: A Historical Perspective on Persistent Issues'." David W. Galenson; History of Education Quarterly, 1996, 36(4), pp. 517-18.

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"The Settlement and Growth of the Colonies: Population Labor, and Economic Development," David W. Galenson, in S. L. Engerman and R. E. Gallman: The Cambridge Economic History of the United States. Cambridge; New York and Melbourne: Cambridge University Press, 1996, pp. 135-207

"The Rise and Fall of Indentured Servitude in the Americas: An Economic Analysis," David W. Galenson, in S. L. Engerman: Trade and the Industrial Revolution, 1700-1850. Cheltenham, U.K.: Elgar, 1996, pp. 331-56

"Determinants of the School Attendance of Boys in Early Chicago." David W. Galenson; History of Education Quarterly, 1995, 35(4), pp. 371-400.

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"Does Youth Rule? Trends in the Ages of American Women Tennis Players, 1960-1992." David W. Galenson; Journal of Sport History, 1995, 22(1), pp. 46-59.

"Educational Opportunity on the Urban Frontier: Nativity, Wealth, and School Attendance in Early Chicago." David W. Galenson; Economic Development and Cultural Change, 1995, 43(3), pp. 551-63.

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"Review of 'Indentured Labor, Caribbean Sugar: Chinese and Indian Migrants to the British West Indies, 1838-1918'." David W. Galenson; Contemporary Sociology, 1994, 23(5), pp. 697-98.

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"Review of 'Sojourners in the Sun: Scottish Migrants in Jamaica and the Chesapeake, 1740-1800'." David W. Galenson; Journal of Southern History, 1994, 60(3), pp. 560-61.

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"The Rise of Free Labor: Economic Change and the Enforcement of Service Contracts in England, 1351-1875," David W. Galenson, in J. A. James and M. Thomas: Capitalism in Context: Essays on Economic Development and Cultural Change in Honor of R. M. Hartwell. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1994, pp. 114-37

"Quantile Regression Analysis of Censored Wealth Data." Timothy G. Conley and David W. Galenson; Historical Methods, 1994, 27(4), pp. 149-65.

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"The Impact of Economic and Technological Change on the Careers of American Men Tennis Players, 1960-1991." David W. Galenson; Journal of Sport History, 1993, 20(2), pp. 127-50.

"Review Of "Institutions, Institutional Change and Economic Performance"." David W. Galenson; Economic Development & Cultural Change, 1993, 41(2), pp. 419.

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"Precedence and Wealth: Evidence from Nineteenth-Century Utah," David W. Galenson and Clayne L. Pope, in C. Goldin and H. Rockoff: Strategic Factors in Nineteenth Century American Economic History: A Volume to Honor Robert W. Fogel. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1992, pp. 225-41

"Chinese Immigration: Reply to Charles Mcclain." Patricia Cloud and David W. Galenson; Explorations in Economic History, 1991, 28(2), pp. 239-47.

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"Review of 'General Distribution of Wealth and Income in the United States in 1798'." David W. Galenson; Economic History Review, 1991, 44(1), pp. 199.

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"Economic Opportunity on the Urban Frontier: Nativity, Work, and Wealth in Early Chicago." David W. Galenson; Journal of Economic History, 1991, 51(3), pp. 581-603.

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"Economic and Geographic Mobility on the Farming Frontier: Evidence from Appanoose County, Iowa, 1850-1870." David W. Galenson and Clayne L. Pope; Journal of Economic History, 1989, 49(3), pp. 635-55.

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Markets in History: Economic Studies of the Past; David W. Galenson; Cambridge; New York and Melbourne: Cambridge University Press, 1989

"Labor Market Behavior in Colonial America: Servitude, Slavery, and Free Labor," David W. Galenson, in D. W. Galenson: Markets in History: Economic Studies of the Past. Cambridge; New York and Melbourne: Cambridge University Press, 1989, pp. 52-96

"Economic and Geographic Mobility on the Farming Frontier: Evidence from Appanoose Country, Iowa, 1850-1870." David W. Galenson and Clayne L. Pope; Journal of Economic History, 1989, 49(3), pp. 635-55.

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"Review of 'the Peopling of British North America: An Introduction' and 'Voyagers to the West: A Passage in the Peopling of America on the Eve of the Revolution'." David W. Galenson; Journal of Southern History, 1988, 54(1), pp. 93-95.

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"Review of 'Bound for America: The Transportation of British Convicts to the Colonies, 1718-1775'." David W. Galenson; Georgia Historical Quarterly, 1988, 72, pp. 537-39.

"Review of 'Old South, New South: Revolutions in the Southern Economy since the Civil War'." David W. Galenson; Journal of Political Economy, 1988, 96(2), pp. 447.

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"Review of 'This Bittersweet Soil: The Chinese in California Agriculture, 1860-1910'." David W. Galenson; Journal of Economic History, 1987, 47(4), pp. 1051-52.

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"Economic Determinants of the Age at Leaving Home: Evidence from the Lives of Nineteenth-Century New England Manufacturers." David W. Galenson; Social Science History, 1987, 11(4), pp. 355-78.

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"Review of 'Doctors and Slaves'." David W. Galenson; Journal of European Economic History, 1987, 16(3), pp. 630.

"Chinese Immigration and Contract Labor in the Late Nineteenth Century." Patricia Cloud and David W. Galenson; Explorations in Economic History, 1987, 24(1), pp. 22-42.

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"A Note on Biases in the Measurement of Geographical Persistence Rates." David W. Galenson and Daniel S. Levy; Historical Methods, 1986, 19(4), pp. 171-79.

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Traders, Planters, and Slaves : Market Behavior in Early English America; David W. Galenson; Cambridge University Press, 1986

"Review of 'Colonial British America: Essays in the New History of the Early Modern Era'." David W. Galenson; Economic History Review, 1985, 38(3), pp. 475-76.

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"Errata [Population Turnover in the British West Indies in the Late Seventeenth Century]." David W. Galenson; Journal of Economic History, 1985, 45(3), pp. 719.

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"Population Turnover in the English West Indies in the Late Seventeenth Century: A Comparative Perspective." David W. Galenson; Journal of Economic History, 1985, 45(2, The Tasks of Economic History), pp. 227-35.

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"Review of 'Rice and Slaves: Ethnicity and the Slave Trade in Colonial South Carolina'." David W. Galenson; American Historical Review, 1984, 89(1), pp. 195-96.

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"Review of 'Slavery and Freedom in the Age of the American Revolution'." David W. Galenson; Journal of American History, 1984, 71(1), pp. 119.

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"Review of 'Pau Hana: Plantation Life and Labor in Hawaii, 1835-1920'." David W. Galenson; Journal of Economic History, 1984, 44(3), pp. 891-92.

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"Review of 'Tobacco Colony: Life in Early Maryland, 1650-1720'." David W. Galenson; Business History Review, 1984, 58(1), pp. 137-38.

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"Review of 'the Rise of Literacy and the Common School in the United States'." David W. Galenson; Economic Development & Cultural Change, 1984, 32(3), pp. 653.

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White Servitude in Colonial America : An Economic Analysis; David W. Galenson; Cambridge, England: New York, 1984

"The Rise and Fall of Indentured Servitude in the Americas: An Economic Analysis." David W. Galenson; Journal of Economic History, 1984, 44(1), pp. 1-26.

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"Review of 'Structure and Change in Economic History'." David W. Galenson; Journal of Political Economy, 1983, 91(1), pp. 188.

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"Log-Linear Analysis of Contingency Tables: An Introduction for Historians with an Application to Thernstrom on The "Floating Proletariat"." J. Morgan Kousser, Gary W. Cox and David W. Galenson; Historical Methods, 1982, 15(4), pp. 152.

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"Review of 'A Deplorable Scarcity: The Failure of Industrialization in the Slave Economy'." David W. Galenson; Economic History Review, 1982, 35(2), pp. 331-33.

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"Review of 'Village and Seaport: Migration and Society in Eighteenth-Century Massachusetts'." David W. Galenson; Agricultural History, 1982, 56, pp. 590-92.

"Review of 'Measuring Charleston's Overseas Commerce, 1717-1767: Statistics from the Port's Naval Lists'." David W. Galenson; Journal of Economic History, 1982, 42(3), pp. 713-14.

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"The Atlantic Slave Trade and the Barbados Market, 1673-1723." David W. Galenson; Journal of Economic History, 1982, 42(3), pp. 491-511.

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"Review of 'Measuring Colonial Wealth'." David W. Galenson; Reviews in American History, 1981, 9(1), pp. 49-54.

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White Servitude in Colonial America : An Economic Analysis; David W. Galenson; Cambridge, England: New York, 1981

"White Servitude and the Growth of Black Slavery in Colonial America." David W. Galenson; Journal of Economic History, 1981, 41(1, The Tasks of Economic History), pp. 39-47.

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"The Market Evaluation of Human Capital: The Case of Indentured Servitude." David W. Galenson; Journal of Political Economy, 1981, 89(3), pp. 446-67.

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"Literacy and Age in Preindustrial England: Quantitative Evidence and Implications." David W. Galenson; Economic Development and Cultural Change, 1981, 29(4), pp. 813-29.

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"Approaches to the Analysis of Economic Growth in Colonial British America." David W. Galenson and Russell R. Menard; Historical Methods, 1980, 13(1), pp. 3-18.

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"Demographic Aspects of White Servitude in Colonial British America." David W. Galenson; Annales de Demographie Historique, 1980, pp. 239-52. "Review Of "The Uncommon Market"." David W. Galenson; Journal of Economic Literature, 1980, 18(2), pp. 595.

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"The Social Origins of Some Early Americans: Rejoinder." David W. Galenson; William and Mary Quarterly, 1979, 36(2), pp. 264-77.

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"Literacy and the Social Origins of Some Early Americans." David W. Galenson; Historical Journal, 1979, 22(1), pp. 75-91.

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The Indenture System and the Colonial Labor Market : An Economic History of White Servitude in British America; David W. Galenson; Ph.D Dissertation, Harvard University, 1979.

"The Slave Trade to the English West Indies, 1673-1724." David W. Galenson; Economic History Review, 1979, 32(2), pp. 241-49.

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"Middling People or Common Sort ?: The Social Origins of Some Early Americans Reexamined." David W. Galenson; William and Mary Quarterly, 1978, 35(3), pp. 499-524.

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"British Servants and the Colonial Indenture System in the Eighteenth Century." David W. Galenson; Journal of Southern History, 1978, 44(1), pp. 41-66.

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"The Profitability of the Long Drive." David W. Galenson; Agricultural History, 1977, 51(4), pp. 737-58.

"Immigration and the Colonial Labor System: An Analysis of the Length of Indenture." David W. Galenson; Explorations in Economic History, 1977, 14(4), pp. 360-77.

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"Origins of the Long Drive." David W. Galenson; Journal of the West, 1975, 14(3), pp. 3-14.

"Cattle Trailing in the Nineteenth Century: A Reply." David W. Galenson; Journal of Economic History, 1975, 35(2), pp. 461-66.

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"The End of the Chisholm Trail." David W. Galenson; Journal of Economic History, 1974, 34(2), pp. 350-64.

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Working Papers  

Understanding Creativity; David W. Galenson; NBER Working Paper Series No. 16024; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2010.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w16024

Innovators: Filmmakers; David W. Galenson; NBER Working Paper Series No. 15930; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2010.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w15930

Late Bloomers in the Arts and Sciences: Answers and Questions; David Galenson; NBER Working Paper Series No. 15838; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2010.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w15838

Innovators: Songwriters; David Galenson; NBER Working Paper Series No. 15511; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2009.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w15511

The Greatest Photographers of the Twentieth Century; David Galenson; NBER Working Paper Series No. 15278; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2009.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w15278

Conceptual Revolutions in Twentieth-Century Art; David Galenson; NBER Working Paper Series No. 15073; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2009.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w15073

The Greatest Architects of the Twentieth Century: Goals, Methods, and Life Cycles; David Galenson; NBER Working Paper Series no. 14182; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2008.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w14182

From the New Wave to the New Hollywood: The Life Cycles of Important Movie Directors from Godard and Truffaut to Spielberg and Eastwood; David Galenson and Joshua Kotin; NBER Working Papers Series no. 14150; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2008.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w14150

The Back Story of Twentieth-Century Art; David Galenson; NBER Working Papers Series no. 14066; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2008.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w14066

The Globalization of Advanced Art in the Twentieth Century; David Galenson; NBER Working Papers Series no. 14005; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2008.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w14005

Portraits of the Artist: Personal Visual Art in the Twentieth Century; David W. Galenson; NBER Working Papers Series no. 13939; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2008.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w13939

Language in Visual Art: The Twentieth Century; David Galenson; NBER Working Papers Series no. 13845; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2008.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w13845

The Rise and (Partial) Fall of Abstract Painting in the Twentieth Century; David Galenson; NBER Working Papers Series no. 13744; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2008.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w13744

Co-Authoring Advanced Art; David Galenson; NBER Working Papers Series No. 13484; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2007.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w13484

Artists and the Market: From Leonardo and Titian to Andy Warhol and Damien Hirst; David Galenson; NBER Working Papers Series no. 13377; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2007.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w13377

From "White Christmas" To Sgt. Pepper: The Conceptual Revolution in Popular Music; David Galenson; NBER Working Paper Series no. 13308; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2007.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w13308

Wisdom and Creativity in Old Age: Lessons from the Impressionists; David W. Galenson; NBER Working Paper Series no 13190; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2007.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w13190

Who Were the Greatest Women Artists of the Twentieth Century? A Quantitative Investigation; David Galenson; NBER working paper series ; no. w12928; Cambridge, Mass.: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2007.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w12928

Painting by Proxy: The Conceptual Artist as Manufacturer; David Galenson; NBER working paper series ; no. w12714; Cambridge, Mass.: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2006.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w12714

You Cannot Be Serious: The Conceptual Innovator as Trickster; David Galenson; NBER working paper series ; no. w12599; Cambridge, Mass.: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2006.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w12599

A Conceptual World: Why the Art of the Twentieth Century Is So Different from the Art of All Earlier Centuries; David Galenson; NBER working paper series ; no. w12499; Cambridge, Mass.: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2006.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w12499

Analyzing Artistic Innovation: The Greatest Breakthroughs of the Twentieth Century; David Galenson; NBER working paper series ; no. w12185; Cambridge, Mass.: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2006.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w12185

The Most Important Works of Art of the Twentieth Century; David Galenson; NBER working paper series ; no. w12058; Cambridge, Mass.: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2006.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w12058

And Now for Something Completely Different: The Versatility of Conceptual Innovators; David Galenson; NBER working paper series ; no. w12034; Cambridge, Mass.: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2006.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w12034

The Greatest Artists of the Twentieth Century; David Galenson; NBER working paper series ; no. w11899; Cambridge, Mass.: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2005.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w11899

Creative Careers: The Life Cycles of Nobel Laureates in Economics; Bruce A. Weinberg and David Galenson; NBER working paper series no. w11799; Cambridge, Mass.: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2005.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w11799

Do the Young British Artists Rule (Or: Has London Stolen the Idea of Postmodern Art from New York?): Evidence from the Auction Market; David W. Galenson; NBER Working Papers Series no. 11715; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2005.

http://papers.nber.org/papers/W11715

Who Are the Greatest Living Artists? The View from the Auction Market; David W. Galenson; NBER Working Papers Series no. 11644; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2005.

http://papers.nber.org/papers/W11644

The Methods and Careers of Leading American Painters in the Late Nineteenth Century; David W. Galenson; NBER Working Papers Series no. 11545; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2005.

http://papers.nber.org/papers/W11545

Toward Abstraction: Ranking European Painters of the Early Twentieth Century; David W. Galenson; NBER Working Papers Series no. 11501; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2005.

http://papers.nber.org/papers/W11501

Filming Images or Filming Reality: The Life Cycles of Movie Directors from D.W. Griffith to Federico Fellini; David W. Galenson and Joshua Kotin; NBER Working Papers Series no. 11486; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2005.

http://papers.nber.org/papers/W11486

Anticipating Artistic Success (or, How to Beat the Art Market): Lessons from History; David W. Galenson; NBER Working Papers Series no. 11152; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2005.

http://papers.nber.org/papers/W11152

One Hit Wonders: Why Some of the Most Important Works of Art Are Not by Important Artists; David W. Galenson; NBER working paper series ;; no. 10885; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2004.

http://www.nber.org/papers/W10885

A Portrait of the Artist as a Young or Old Innovator : Creativity at the Extremes of the Life Cycle; David W. Galenson; NBER working paper series no. 10515.; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2004.

http://www.nber.org/papers/W10515

The Life Cycle of Modern Artists Theory, Measurement, and Implications; David W. Galenson; NBER working paper series no. 9539.; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2003.

http://papers.nber.org/papers/w9539

The Reappearing Masterpiece : Ranking American Artists and Art Works of the Late Twentieth Century; David W. Galenson; NBER working paper series no. 9935.; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2003.

http://www.nber.org/papers/W9935

Literary Life Cycles : The Careers of Modern American Poets; David W. Galenson; NBER working paper series no. 9856.; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2003.

http://www.nber.org/papers/W9856

The New York School vs. The School of Paris Who Really Made the Most Important Art after World War II?; David W. Galenson; NBER working paper series no. 9149.; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2002.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w9149

The Life Cycles of Modern Artists; David W. Galenson; NBER working paper series no. 8779.; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2002.

http://www.nber.org/papers/W8779

Was Jackson Pollock the Greatest Modern American Painter? : A Quantitative Investigation; David W. Galenson; NBER working paper series no. 8830.; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2002.

http://www.nber.org/papers/W8830

Careers and Canvases : The Rise of the Market for Modern Art in the Nineteenth Century; David W. Galenson and Robert Jensen; NBER working paper series no. 9123.; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2002.

http://papers.nber.org/papers/W9123

Measuring Masters and Masterpieces : French Rankings of French Painters and Paintings from Realism to Surrealism; Martin Bruegel and David W. Galenson; NBER working paper series ;; no. 8266; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2001.

http://www.nber.org/papers/W8266

Masterpieces and Markets : Why the Most Famous Modern Paintings Are Not by American Artists; David W. Galenson; NBER working paper series no. 8549; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2001.

http://www.nber.org/papers/W8549

Young Geniuses and Old Masters : The Life Cycles of Great Artists from Masaccio to Jasper Johns; David W. Galenson and Robert Jensen; NBER working paper series ;; no. 8368; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 2001.

http://www.nber.org/papers/W8368

Quantifying Artistic Success : Ranking French Painters, and Paintings, from Impressionism to Cubism; David W. Galenson; NBER working paper series no. 7407.; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 1999.

http://papers.nber.org/papers/W7407

Age and the Quality of Work : The Case of Modern American Painters; David W. Galenson and Bruce A. Weinberg; NBER working paper series no. 7122.; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 1999.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w7122

The Lives of the Painters of Modern Life : The Careers of Artists in France from Impressionism to Cubism; David W. Galenson; NBER working paper series no. 6888.; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 1999.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w6888

The Careers of Modern Artists : Evidence from Auctions of Contemporary Paintings; David W. Galenson; NBER working paper series no. 6331.; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 1997.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w6331

Precedence and Wealth : Evidence from Ninetenth Century Utah; David W. Galenson and Clayne L. Pope; NBER working papers series on historical factors in long run growth ;; working paper no. 22;; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 1991.

http://papers.nber.org/papers/h0022

Economic and Geographic Mobility on the Farming Frontier : Evidence from Appanoose County, Iowa, 1850-1870; David W. Galenson and Clayne L. Pope; NBER working paper series on historical factors in long-run growth ;; working paper no. 4;; Cambridge: National Bureau of Economic Research, 1989.

http://papers.nber.org/papers/h0004

On the Age at Leaving Home in the Early Nineteenth Century : Evidence from the Lives of New England Manufacturers; David W. Galenson; Working paper no. 1706; Cambridge, Mass.: National Bureau of Economic Research, 1985.

Log-Linear Analysis of Contingency Tables: An Introduction for Historians with an Application to Thernstrom on the 'Floating Proletariat '; Gary W. Cox, David W. Galenson and J. Morgan Kousser; Social Science Working Paper No. 417; Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, California Institute of Technology, 1982.

A Multivariate Analysis of Literacy in Pre-Industrial England; David W. Galenson; Center for Mathematical Studies in Business and Economics. Report ;; 8007; Chicago: Dept. of Economics and Graduate School of Business University of Chicago, 1980.

White Servitude and the Growth of Black Slavery in Colonial America; David W. Galenson; Center for Mathematical Studies in Business and Economics. Report ;; 8023; Chicago: Dept. of Economics and Graduate School of Business University of Chicago, 1980.

The Market Evaluation of Human Capital: The Case of Indentured Servitude; David W. Galenson; Social Science Working Paper No. 316; Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, California Institute of Technology, 1980.

Literacy and Age in Preindustrial England: Quantitative Evidence and Implications; David W. Galenson; Social Science Working Paper No. 321; Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, California Institute of Technology, 1980.

White Servitude and the Growth of Black Slavery in Colonial America; David W. Galenson; Social Science Working Paper No. 318; Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, California Institute of Technology, 1980.

Approaches to the Analysis of Economic Growth in Colonial British America; David W. Galenson and Russell R. Menard; Center for Mathematical Studies in Business and Economics. Report ;; 7952; Chicago: Dept. of Economics and Graduate School of Business University of Chicago, 1979.

Demographic Aspects of White Servitude in Colonial British America; David W. Galenson; Center for Mathematical Studies in Business and Economics. Report ;; 7944; Chicago: Dept. of Economics and Graduate School of Business University of Chicago, 1979.

The Market Evaluation of Human Capital : The Case of Indentured Servitude; David W. Galenson; Center for Mathematical Studies in Business and Economics. Report ;; 7947; Chicago: Dept. of Economics and Graduate School of Business University of Chicago, 1979.

Economics and Early American History; David W. Galenson and Russell R. Menard; The Newberry papers in family and community history ;; 77-4E;; Chicago: Newberry Library, 1977.

 

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