Victorian Insolvency: Bankruptcy, Imprisonment for Debt, and Company Winding-up in Nineteenth Century England. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1995.
"Robert Henley Eden, second Baron Henley (1789-1841)," New Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004.
Basil Montagu (1770-1851)," New Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004.
"The Employers' Liability/Workmen's Compensation Debate of the 1890s Revisited." The Historical Journal 44, 2 (2001): 471-95.
"Lord Randolph Churchill.” Reader's Guide to British History. (London: Fitzroy Dearborn, 2001).
"H. H. Asquith," Reader's Guide to British History. (London: Fitzroy Dearborn, 2001).
Book review: Ron Harris. Industrializing English Law: Entrepreneurship and Business Organization, 1720-1844. American Historical Review 109 (April 2004): 610-11.
Book review: Christine Clark. The British Malting Industry Since 1830. American Historical Review 105 (February 2000): 281-2.
Book review: Andrew Marrison. British Business and Protection 1903-1932. 30 Albion (Spring 1998): 172-3.
“British Miltary and Politics on the Eve of the Great War,” Southern Conference of British Studies, Houston, TX, November 7, 2003.
"Observations on Women Entrepreneurs in late Nineteenth-Century England," Southern Conference of British Studies, New Orleans, Louisiana, November 17, 2001
"'Nothing more than a cost of production': The Employer's Liability/Workmen's Compensation Debate of the 1890s Revisited," Southern Conference of British Studies, Fort Worth, Texas, November 6, 1999
"Imperial Britishness"--Commentator, The Southern Conference of British Studies, November 1, 1996
"Cash and Class in Nineteenth-Century England"--Commentator, The North Atlantic Conference of British Studies, October 8, 1996
"A British View of Events Leading to the American Revolution, 1760-1775," General Society of Colonial Wars, Birmingham, Alabama, November 16, 1995
"The Uncertain Boundary: A History of Constitutionally Protected Expression," University of Alabama at Birmingham, Special Studies Series, Birmingham, Alabama, February 8, 1994
"Bankruptcy, Imprisonment for Debt, and Company Winding-up in Nineteenth-Century England," Southern Conference on British Studies, Orlando, Florida, November 13, 1993
"Sister Against Sister: Women's Opposition to Woman Suffrage in Britain and America, 1850-1920,' The Minnie McGehee Branscomb Lecture, Birmingham-Southern College, May 1992
"The Origin and Development of the Government's Role in Bankruptcy Administration," Tenth British Legal History Conference, Oxford, United Kingdom, July 12, 1991
"Insolvency in Late Victorian and Edwardian England, 1883-1913," Economic History Society Conference, Manchester, England, April 6, 1991
"Reform of English Bankruptcy Law, 1831-1883: A Case Study in the Nineteenth-Century Revolution in Government," All Soul's College, Oxford, October 28, 1990