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Bonus clips from: How Black Politicians Matter – Trevon Logan

Bonus Content and Downloads

▲ Full episode with available download

▲ Origins part 1: Prior work on segregation & lynchings


▲ Origins part 2: Dataset on Black politicians


▲ W.E.B. Du Bois & Booker T. Washington


▲ Focus on local property taxes


▲ US land distribution policies


▲ The experiences of Black Reconstruction politicians


▲ Foner’s Directory of Black Officeholders during Reconstruction


▲ The craft of historians


▲ Doing economic history


▲ Why percent enslaved is not instrumental


▲ Choosing control variables


▲ Short-term effects & attacks on Black politicians


▲ Did the electorate want taxation?


▲ Statistical significance vs. economic effects


▲ Putting effects into historical perspective


▲ Black politicians today


▲ Data not in Foner’s Directory


▲ NBER and open-access


▲ Interdisciplinary work