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1.

Up in Smoke: The Influence of Household Behavior on the Long-Run Impact of Improved Cooking Stoves

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 12-10
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 16 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 01 May 2012
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Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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Downloads 2,616
2.

Evidence on the Impact of Sustained Exposure to Air Pollution on Life Expectancy from China's Huai River Policy

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 13-15
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 08 Jul 2013
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Peking University - Guanghua School of Management, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Tsinghua University
Downloads 1,546
3.

Envirodevonomics: A Research Agenda for a Young Field

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 13-19
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 10 Sep 2013
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University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Tufts University - Department of Economics

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Downloads 850
4.

Macronutrients and Obesity: Revisiting the Calories in, Calories out Framework

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2014
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Bates College and Bates College
Downloads 627
5.

How Can the Internet of Things Help to Overcome Current Healthcare Challenges

Communications & Strategies, No. 87, 3rd Quarter 2012, pp. 67-81
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 31 Aug 2013
Accepted Paper Series
ESCP Europe, ESCP Europe, ESCP Europe and 3H Partners
Downloads 471
6.

Financial Development and Poverty, a Panel Data Analysis

Universidad Icesi School of Management and Economics Research Paper No. 31
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 07 Oct 2012
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Icesi University
Downloads 412
7.

GINA, Big Data, and the Future of Employee Privacy

128 Yale Law Journal 710 (2019), University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 356, U of Houston Law Center Research Paper
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 17 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2019
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University of Tennessee College of Law and University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 385
8.

The Impact of Migration on Family Left Behind

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6374
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Mar 2012
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University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics
Downloads 376
9.

La Regulación de la Lactancia Materna en México (Breastfeeding Regulation in México)

Number of pages: 150 Posted: 10 Feb 2015
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Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) - Programa de Salud Pública
Downloads 344
10.

Causal Effects of Health Shocks on Consumption and Debt: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Bus Accident Injuries

Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 95, No. 2, 2013, Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID) Working Paper No. 106
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 08 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University - Sanford School of Public Policy
Downloads 327
11.

Public Spending on Education, Health Care and Economic Growth in Selected Countries of Asia and the Pacific

Asia-Pacific Development Journal, Vol. 19, No. 2, December 2012
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2013
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University of Gour Banga and University of North Bengal
Downloads 274
12.

The Impact of a Community Health Worker Program on Childhood Immunization: Evidence from India's 'ASHA' Workers

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Jun 2014
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Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
Downloads 261
13.

Neighborhood Sanitation and Infant Mortality

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 13 May 2015 Last Revised: 18 May 2017
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University of Texas at Austin and University of Texas at Austin

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14.

New Evidence on the Impact of Sustained Exposure to Air Pollution on Life Expectancy from China's Huai

Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics Working Paper No. 2017-11
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 13 Sep 2017
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Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics, Ball State University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention
Downloads 225
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An Overview of the Effects of Job Stress on Employees Performance in Nigeria Tertiary Hospitals (Преглед Ефеката Радног Стреса Који Утиче На Учинак Запослених У Нигеријским Терцијалним Болницама)

Ekonomika, Vol 60, Issue 4, pp 139-153, 2014
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 07 Feb 2015
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Obafemi Awolowo University - Department of Management and Accounting, Department of Business Administration, Bowen University, Iwo. Nigeria and Obafemi Awolowo University - Department of Management and Accounting
Downloads 214
16.

Optimal Arrangements for Distribution in Developing Markets: Theory and Evidence

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 24 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2018
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University of Texas at Austin - Department of Finance, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and University of California, Berkeley - Economic Analysis & Policy Group
Downloads 213
17.

Fertility Decline in the Muslim World: A Veritable Sea-Change, Still Curiously Unnoticed

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 16 Mar 2012
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American Enterprise Institute (AEI) and American Enterprise Institute (AEI)
Downloads 193
18.

Cell Phones and the Risk of Brain Cancer Mortality: A Twenty-Five Year Cross-Country Analysis

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2018
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Emory University - Department of Economics and Ball State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 188
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Children of Drought: Rainfall Shocks and Early Child Health in Rural India

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 10 Aug 2014
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Department of Economics and International Business, College of Business Administration, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX, USA, University of Passau and University of Goettingen (Gottingen)
Downloads 175
20.

Pathways to Preventive Health, Evidence from India's Rural Road Program

USC-INET Research Paper No. 15-19
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 28 Jul 2015
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Rice University and University of Southern California
Downloads 172
21.

Effectiveness of Large Scale Water and Sanitation Interventions: The One Million Initiative in Mozambique

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 12-069/2
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 17 Jul 2012
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Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics, United Nations - Mozambique Office, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, School of Business and Economics, United Nations - Mozambique Office and VU University Amsterdam
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22.

Antitrust Immunity and Standard Setting Organizations: A Case Study in the Use of Liberal Models to Cope with Private Power

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 23, pp. 1393-1427, 2004
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 19 Apr 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland State University
Downloads 162
23.

Does Distance Matter for Institutional Delivery in Rural India: An Instrumental Variable Approach

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2019
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Department of Economics and International Business, College of Business Administration, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX, USA, University of Washington - The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation and University of Washington - Health Metrics and Evaluation
Downloads 158
24.

Assessing Plan B: The Effect of the Morning after Pill on Children and Women

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 20 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2017
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Adolfo Ibanez University and University of Oxford - Department of Economics

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Fracking Health Care: The Need to Safely De-Medicalize America and Recover Trapped Value for Its People

U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 Jun 2017
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University of Texas at Austin School of Law
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The Effect of Air Pollution on Mortality in China: Evidence from the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 02 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2015
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Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Ball State University - Department of Economics and Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention

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The Impact of the Progresa/Oportunidades Conditional Cash Transfer Program on Health and Related Outcomes for the Aging in Mexico

PIER Working Paper No. 11-032
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Oct 2011
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University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE) - Division of Economics
Downloads 153
28.

The Asian Enigma: Exploring the Causal Linkages between Undernutrition and Insanitation in Children with Reference to India

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 01 Mar 2015
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Erasmus University Rotterdam and University of Cambridge
Downloads 149
29.

Rising Inequalities in Income and Health in China: Who is Left Behind?

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 12-091/V
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 11 Sep 2012
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affiliation not provided to SSRN, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) and Erasmus School of Economics
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30.

Impact of ICT on Health Services in Bangladesh: A Study on Hobiganj Adhunik Zila Sadar Hospital

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Apr 2015
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Shahjalal University of Science and Technology and Shahjalal University of Science and Technology
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The Long-Term Cognitive Consequences of Early Childhood Malnutrition: The Case of Famine in Ghana

Journal of Health Economics, 32(6), p. 1013-1027, 2013.
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 27 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2013
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IMPAQ International, LLC and University of North Dakota - College of Business & Public Administration - Department of Economics
Downloads 133
32.

The Cost of Disability in a Low Income Country

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2018
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University of Melbourne, University of Melbourne - Department of Economics and Queen Margaret University College
Downloads 130
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Measuring the Affordability of Nutritious Diets in Africa: Price Indexes for Diet Diversity and the Cost of Nutrient Adequacy

American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Forthcoming, Invited paper presented at the ASSA (January 2018)
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 May 2017 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2019
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Tufts University - Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University - Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University - Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, University of Ghana - Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Sokoine University of Agriculture and Tufts University - Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy
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Sins of the Fathers: The Intergenerational Legacy of the 1959-61 Great Chinese Famine on Children's Cognitive Development

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 17 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2015
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University of North Dakota - College of Business & Public Administration - Department of Economics, Fudan University - School of Economics and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Downloads 128
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Maternal Depression,Women's Empowerment, and Parental Investment: Evidence from a Large Randomized Control Trial

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11187
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 05 Dec 2017
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University of Melbourne, IZA Institute of Labor Economics, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill
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The Effect of Female Education on Marital Matches and Child Health in Bangladesh

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2017
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Yonsei University, North South University and KDI School of Public Policy and Management
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Evaluating Endogenous Program Interventions with Heterogeneous Treatment Intensity Using Bayesian Potential Outcomes Approach

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Jul 2014
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University of Maryland Baltimore, Ethiopian Economics Association/Ethiopian Economic Policy Research Institute and Ethiopian Economics Association/Ethiopian Economic Policy Research Institute
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The Inter-Generational Health Effect of Early Malnutrition: Evidence from the 1983-85 Ethiopian Famine

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 May 2017
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Tulane University - Department of Economics
Downloads 120
39.

Myanmar Human Capital Development, Employment, and Labor Markets

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 469
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 31 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Asian Development Bank, Asian Development Bank and BDLINK Cambodia
Downloads 119
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Estadísticas Del Sistema De Salud: Colombia Frente A Ocde (Health Statistics: Colombia and the OECD)

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2017
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Centro PROESA and Proesa-Icesi University
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The Fertility-Sex Ratio Trade-Off: Unintended Consequences of Financial Incentives

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8044
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 22 Mar 2014
Working Paper Series
Boston College
Downloads 114
42.

Maternal and Child Health in Turkey Through the Health Transformation Program (2003-2008)

Development Analytics Research Paper Series No. 1501
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 12 Dec 2015
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Development Analytics, Development Analytics, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine - Department of Public Health and Policy and Imperial College London
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Religion and AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa: Unbundling Religious Institutions

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 Aug 2013
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West Virginia University - College of Business and Economics and Texas Tech University - Rawls College of Business
Downloads 104
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Unhappily Ever After: An Analysis of Child Marriages in Bangladesh and Niger

Bangladesh Development Research Working Paper Series, BDRWPS 31 (September 2016)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 01 Oct 2016
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American University, Students
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Air Pollution and Mental Health: Evidence from China

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 May 2018 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2018
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Zhejiang University - School of Management, University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) - Department of Economics and Hong Kong Polytechnic University - School of Accounting and Finance
Downloads 97
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Looking at History to Reduce Current Healthcare Costs

Journal of Accounting, Ethics and Public Policy, Vol. 16, No. 3, 2015
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Apr 2016
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University of Alabama at Birmingham, University of Montevallo and Dalton State College - Division of Business Administration
Downloads 97
47.

Motives for Household Private Transfers in Burkina Faso

Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Papers No. 895
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 20 Oct 2004
Working Paper Series
Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
Downloads 97
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Technology & Environment: Some Possible Damaging Effects of Technological Change in Advanced and Opulent Societies

UNU-MERIT Working Papers n. 2014-089, ISSN 1871-9872
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
National Research Council of Italy (CNR)
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The Effect of Air Pollution on Mortality in China: Evidence from the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games

Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Forthcoming, HKUST IEMS Working Paper No. 2015-03
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 19 May 2015 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2015
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Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Ball State University - Department of Economics and Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention

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Scaling Up Sanitation: Evidence from an RCT in Indonesia

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10619
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Mar 2017
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University of Melbourne - Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research and UCLA Department of Public Policy
Downloads 95