<html> <head><style type ="text/css">body { font-family: "Bloomberg Prop Unicode I", Verdana, sans-serif; font-size:125%; letter-spacing: -0.3pt; color: #FF9F0F; background-color: #000000; text-align: left; } p {line-height: 1.25em; max-width:900px; width:expression(document.body.clientWidth > 900? "900px": "auto" );} h1, h2, h3 { text-align: left; font-weight: normal; color: #FFFFFF; } h1 { font-size: 130%; } h2 { font-size: 115%; } h3 { font-size: 100%; } #bb-style { font-size: 90%; max-width:900px; width:expression(document.body.clientWidth > 900? "900px": "auto" ); } b, strong { font-weight: bold; } i, em { color: #FEC54A; } pre { font-family: "Andale Mono", "Monaco", "Lucida Console"; letter-spacing: -0.3pt; line-height: 1.25em; } table { border: 0; font-size: 90%; width: 100%; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto; } td, tr { text-align: left; } td.numeric { text-align: right; } a:link { color:#53B2F5; text-decoration: none; } a:visited {color:#53B2F5} a:active {color:#53B2F5} a:hover {color:#53B2F5} </style> </head> <body> <p>By Kirsten Salyer</p> <p>The London School of Economics on<a href="http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/38799/1/Amsterdam%20and%20London%20as%20financial%20centres%20in%20the%2018th%20century%28lsero%29.pdf"> financial centers in the 18th century<br></a>The University of Delaware on <a href="http://www.lerner.udel.edu/sites/default/files/imce/economics/WorkingPapers/2012/UDWF-2012-13.pdf">the original Operation Twist</a><br> The Exchange on <a href="http://exchange-bhc.blogspot.com/2012/11/web-resource-mapping-brew-city.html">Milwaukee's brewing history</a><br> History News Network on <a href="http://hnn.us/articles/how-true-lincoln">the accuracy of the film "Lincoln"</a><br> The Winthrop Group on <a href="http://www.winthropgroup.com/content/gi-bill-and-american-dream">the democratization of higher education</a><br> The New York Times on <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/23/business/a-starting-point-for-tax-reform-what-reagan-did.html?ref=business&amp;_r=0">tax-reform lessons from Ronald Reagan</a><br><br><a href="http://www.bloomberg.com/view/echoes/">Read more</a> from Echoes, Bloomberg View's economic history blog</p> </body> </html>