Marc Weidenmier, Ph.D.
Areas of Expertise
Financial Economics, Macroeconomics, Money and Finance, U.S. Financial History
Selected Research and Publications
"Was the Classical Gold Standard Credible on the Periphery? Evidence from Currency Risk," (with Kris Mitchener), Journal of Economic History, forthcoming.
"Irving Fisher and Price-Level Targeting in Austria: Was Silver the Answer?" (with Kris Mitchener and Richard Burdekin) Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, (2012), Vol. 44(4):733-50.
"Why did Countries Adopt the Gold Standard? Lessons from Japan," (with Kris Mitchener and Masato Shizume), Journal of Economic History, (2010), Vol. 70(1):27-56.
"Identifying the Effects of a Lender of Last Resort on Financial Markets: Lessons from the Founding of the Fed," (with Asaf Bernstein and Eric Hughson), Journal of Financial Economics, (2010), Vol. 98(1):40-53.
"Competing with the NYSE," (with William O. Brown and J. Harold Mulherin), Quarterly Journal of Economics, (2008), Vol. 123(4):1679-1719.
"Trade and Empire," (with Kris Mitchener), Economic Journal, (2008), Vol. 533:1805-34 (Lead Article).
"Identifying the Effects of an Exchange Rate Depreciation on Sovereign Risk: Evidence from a Natural Experiment," (with Michael Bordo and Chris Meissner), Journal of International Money and Finance, forthcoming.
"Supersanctions and Sovereign Debt Repayment," (with Kris Mitchener), Journal of International Money and Finance, forthcoming.
"The Baring Crisis and the Great Latin American Meltdown," (with Kris Mitchener), Journal of Economic History, (2008), Vol. 68:462-500.
"Can Interest-Bearing Money Circulate? A Small Denomination Arkansan Experiment, 1861-1863" (with Richard Burdekin), Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, (2008), Vol. 40:233-240.
"Volatility in an Era of Reduced Uncertainty: Lessons from Pax Britannica," (with William O. Brown and Richard C.K. Burdekin), Journal of Financial Economics, (2006), Vol. 79,693-707.
"Empire, Public Goods, and the Roosevelt Corollary," (with Kris Mitchener), Journal of Economic History, (2005), Vol. 66, 658-692.
"Covered Interest Arbitrage: Then vs. Now," (with Ted Juhl and William Miles), Economica, (2006), Vol. 290, 341-352.
"Gunboats, Reputation, and Sovereign Repayment: Lessons from the Southern Confederacy," Journal of International Economics, (2005), Vol. 66, 407-422.
"Ideology, Economic Interests, and Congressional Roll-Call Voting: Partisan Instability and Bank of the United States Legislation, 1811-1816," (with Jeffery Jenkins), Public Choice, Vol. 100, (1999), 225-243.
Selected Awards and Affiliations
NSF Grant 2005-2008 (with Kris Mitchener, Santa Clara University)
Marc Weidenmier, Ph.D.
Robert J. Lowe Professor of Economics, George Roberts Faculty Research Fellow, Research Associate, NBER, Director, Lowe Institute of Political EconomyEducation: B.A., College of William and Mary; M.A., Ph.D., University of IllinoisDepartment(s): Robert Day School of Economics and FinanceEmail: email@example.comPhone: (909) 607-8497Address: Bauer Center 320Curriculum Vitae: Weidenmier-Nov2015.pdf
For more information, please contact the Claremont McKenna College Public Affairs Office at (909) 621-8099