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ASSA January 2006
Cliometric Society Sessions

The Cliometric Society will sponsor three sessions at the ASSA meetings in Boston, Massachusetts, January 6-8, 2006.

Session 1: Wealth and Mobility in Historical Perspective

Date: January 6, 2006
Time: 10:15 a.m.
Chair: Robert Margo, Boston University and NBER

Papers:

Discussants:
Robert Margo, Boston University and NBER
Raven Saks, Harvard University
Werner Troesken, University of Pittsburgh and NBER
John Murray, University of Toledo

Session 2: The Economic History of Labor and Health

Date: January 6, 2006
Time: 2:30 p.m.
Chair: Lee Craig, North Carolina State University

Papers:

Discussants:
Melissa Thomasson, Miami University and NBER
John Brown, Clark University
Martha Bailey, Robert Woods Johnson Foundation and University of Michigan
Lee Craig, North Carolina State University

Session 3: Economic Shocks and Cycles in the Past

Date: January 7, 2006
Time: 8:00 a.m.
Chair: TBA

Papers:

Discussants: TBA