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Paul W. Rhode

Funded Research:

Economic History Association Editorial Support (Economic History Association)

Faculty Associate, Population Studies Center.

Professor and Chair, Department of Economics, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts.

Ph.D., Stanford University

Dr. Rhode is an economic historian working on the 20th century United States. He has a range of interests from performance of election betting marketing to the economic development of the Pacific region.

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Books

Olmstead, Alan L., and Paul W. Rhode. 2015. Arresting Contagion: Science, Policy, and Conflicts over Animal Disease Control. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. Abstract.

Journal Articles

Moser, Petra, Joerg Ohmstedt, and Paul W. Rhode. Forthcoming. "Patent Citations-An Analysis of Quality Differences and Citing Practices in Hybrid Corn." Management Science. DOI. Abstract.

Olmstead, Alan L., and Paul W. Rhode. 2018. "Cotton, slavery, and the new history of capitalism." Explorations in Economic History, 67: 1-17. DOI. Abstract.

Sylvester, Kenneth M., and Paul W. Rhode. 2017. "Making Green Revolutions: Kansas Farms, Recovery, and the New Agriculture, 1918-1981." Agricultural History, 91(3): 342-368. DOI. Abstract.

Gutmann, Myron, Daniel G. Brown, Susan Hautaniemi Leonard, Paul W. Rhode, Kenneth M. Sylvester, Angela R. Cunningham, James Dykes, Jani Little, et al. 2016. "Migration in the 1930s: Beyond the Dust Bowl." Social Science History, 40(4): 707-740. DOI. Abstract.

Hahn, Barbara, Tiago Saraiva, Paul W. Rhode, Peter Coclanis, and Claire Strom. 2014. "Does Crop Determine Culture?" Agricultural History, 88(3): 407-439. DOI. Abstract.

Depew, Briggs, Price V. Fishback, and Paul W. Rhode. 2013. "New deal or no deal in the Cotton South: The effect of the AAA on the agricultural labor structure." Explorations in Economic History, 50(4): 466-486. DOI. Abstract.

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