Economic History Roundup

Kirsten Salyer writes about consumer culture for Bloomberg View and is the site's engagement editor. She has also written for Condé Nast Traveler, Texas Monthly and Houston Community Newspapers. She has a bachelor's degree in journalism and international studies from Northwestern University.
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History News Network on Thomas Jefferson's debt-reduction plan
The Big Picture on the 10 worst corporate-accounting scandals
The Atlantic on when cities tried to use electricity to make "moonlight towers"
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis on government-spending multipliers in the 20th century
Center for the History of Collecting on the collecting practices of banker families from the Medici to the Rockefellers

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