The Economics of Emancipation
Professor Jenny Wahl argued that the institution of slavery was essentially an economic phenomenon. She used PowerPoint during her… read more
Professor Jenny Wahl argued that the institution of slavery was essentially an economic phenomenon. She used PowerPoint during her presentation and then responded to questions from members of the audience.
“Double Take: Abolition and the Size of Transferred Property Rights” was part of the U.S. Capitol Historical Society annual Spring Symposium “Emancipation During the Civil War,” which was held in the Congressional Auditorium in the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center. close
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