Cornell University

Louis Hyman : Publications


Debtor Nation: The History of America in Red Ink (Princeton UP, 2011)

Borrow: The American Way of Debt (Vintage/Knopf, 2012)


"Debtor Nation: How Consumer Credit Built Postwar America" Enterprise & Society, Volume 9, Number 4, December 2008, pp. 614-618

"The Architecture of New Deal Capitalism," Reviews in American History, Volume 37, Number 1, March 2009, pp. 93-100

"Ending Discrimination, Legitimating Debt: The Political Economy of Race, Gender, and Credit Access in the 1960s and 1970s" Enterprise & Society, Volume 12, Number 1, March 2011, pp. 200-232


"American Debt, Global Capital," The Shock of the Global (Harvard UP, 2010)

"Rethinking the Corporation," What's Good for Business: Business in Postwar: Business and Politics in Postwar America (Oxford UP, 2012)