Source: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
Source: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
<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>EconoMonitor on <a href="http://www.economonitor.com/thoughtsacrossatlantic/2013/01/17/is-this-time-different-for-the-us/?utm_source=contactology&amp;utm_medium=email&amp;utm_campaign=EconoMonitor%20Highlights:%20The%20First%20Step%20Is%20Admitting%20You%20Have%20a%20Problem%20...">the historical relationship between government debt and financial crises</a><br> Free Exchange on <a href="http://www.economist.com/blogs/freeexchange/2013/01/putting-finance-macro?fsrc=rss">the microfoundations of banking</a><br> Burt Folsom on <a href="http://www.burtfolsom.com/?p=2090">economic lessons from "Downton Abbey"</a><br> The Big Picture on <a href="http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/2013/01/short-history-of-the-debt-ceilinggovernment-shutdowns/">a history of the debt ceiling and government shutdowns</a><br> Library of Economics and Liberty on <a href="http://econlog.econlib.org/archives/2013/01/rockefellers_ra.html">John D. Rockefeller's railroad rebates </a><br> Project Syndicate on <a href="http://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/the-dollar-standard-and-us-trade-deficits-by-ronald-mckinnon">the history of the dollar in international trade </a><br> The Exchange on <a href="http://exchange-bhc.blogspot.com/2013/01/resource-national-bankrupcy-archives.html">the National Bankruptcy Archives </a></p> <p>Read more from Echoes <a title="Open Web Site" rel="external" href="http://www.bloomberg.com/view/echoes/">online</a>.</p> </body> </html>