Grossman Presents Paper at Financial History Workshop

Professor of Economics Richard Grossman presented a paper during the Workshop on Monetary and Financial History, held June 26 at the at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. The paper he presented, titled, “Bloody Foreigners! Overseas Equity on the London Stock Exchange, 1870-1913,” considers data on capital gains, dividend, and total returns for domestic and overseas equities listed on the London Stock Exchange during 1870-1913. The paper is available to read here.

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