Hunting Bears in New York City: A. F. Lever and the Cotton Futures Act of 1914

Monday, April 14, 2014 at 3:45pm to 4:45pm

Hardin Hall, Auditorium 403 Calhoun Dr., Clemson, SC 29634, USA

Dr. Bruce E. Baker (Clemson, 1992, English and Philosophy) is Lecturer in American History at Newcastle University in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. This talk is drawn from a forthcoming book: Cornering Cotton and the Regulation of Financial Derivatives, 1890-1914 (Oxford University Press).

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