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1.

Profiling the New Immigrant Worker: The Effects of Skin Color and Height

Journal of Labor Economics, Forthcoming, Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 07-02
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 29 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 496
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The Nonlinear Link between Height and Wages: An Empirical Investigation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2394
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Nov 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Hannover
Downloads 487
3.

The Historical Fertility Transition: A Guide for Economists

Yale Economics Department Working Paper No. 84, Yale University Economic Growth Center Discussion Paper No. 990
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 Oct 2010
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Yale University - Department of Economics
Downloads 453
4.

Musical Tradition in Megalithic Site of Indonesian Gunung Padang?

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 25 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2011
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Bandung Fe Institute and Bandung Fe Institute
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The Height Premium in Earnings: The Role of Physical Capacity and Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Skills

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4266
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Jul 2009
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Lund University School of Economics and Management, Linkoping University and University of Kalmar
Downloads 302
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Size Matters! Body Height and Labor Market Discrimination: A Cross-European Analysis

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2733
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Aug 2009
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University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)

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Downloads 214
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Civil War, Crop Failure, and Child Stunting in Rwanda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4208
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management and Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) - MOSI
Downloads 206
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Height and Economic Development in Italy, 1730-1980

CEIS Research Paper No. 108
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 01 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2011
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University of Rome Tor Vergata - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 187
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Up in the Skies? The Relationship between Body Height and Earnings in Germany

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 03 Jan 2005
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University of Bamberg
Downloads 183
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Stature and Famine in China: The Welfare of the Survivors of the Great Leap Forward Famine, 1959-61

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 Jan 2008
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University of Nottingham - Nottingham University Business School
Downloads 171
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Height, Health, and Inequality: The Distribution of Adult Heights in India

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 21 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2011
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Princeton University
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Bones of Contention: The Political Economy of Height Inequality

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 10 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2011
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Princeton University - Department of Politics and Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and Yale University - Department of Political Science
Downloads 155
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The Effect of Adolescent Experience on Labor Market Outcomes: The Case of Height

PIER Working Paper No. 01-050
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Dec 2001
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University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department

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The Effect of Adolescent Experience on Labor Market Outcomes: The Case of Height

PIER Working Paper No. 03-036
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 05 Jan 2004
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University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department

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Downloads 149
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Improvements in Maximum Likelihood Estimators of Truncated Normal Samples with Prior Knowledge of O: A Simulation Based Study with Application to Historical Height Samples

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Dec 2003
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Franklin & Marshall College - Department of Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Economics
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Life at the Top: The Benefits of Height

NBER Working Paper No. w15090
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 20 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
Princeton University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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The Optimal Taxation of Height: A Case Study of Utilitarian Income Redistribution

Harvard Business School BGIE Unit Working Paper No. 09-139
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 Jun 2009
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Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard Business School - Business, Government and the International Economy Unit

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Stunting and Selection Effects of Famine: A Case Study of the Great Chinese Famine

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2543
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Jan 2007
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Australian National University (ANU) - Research School of Economics (RSE), Australian National University and University of Auckland
Downloads 112
19.

Health and Wellbeing in Udaipur and South Africa

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 03 Jan 2006
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Princeton University - Research Program in Development Studies and Princeton University
Downloads 108
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Height and the Normal Distribution: Evidence from Italian Military Data

CEIS Working Paper No. 124
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 26 May 2008
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Pembroke College, Oxford, University of Rome Tor Vergata - Department of Economics and Finance and University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics
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Long-Term Effects of Famine on Life Expectancy: A Re-Analysis of the Great Finnish Famine of 1866-1868

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5534
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 Mar 2011
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University of Rostock, VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics and Columbia University - Department of Epidemiology
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Reassessing the Standard of Living in the Soviet Union: An Analysis Using Archival and Anthropometric Data

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 812
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 06 Jun 2006
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Brandeis University - Department of Economics

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The Height Production Function from Birth to Early Adulthood

CEIS Working Paper No. 165
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 01 Jun 2010
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London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - London School of Economics
Downloads 84
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Height and Per Capita Income

NBER Working Paper No. w0880
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2011
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Ohio State University (OSU) - Economics
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Trends of Children's Height and Parental Unemployment: A Large-Scale Anthropometric Study on Eastern Germany, 1994 - 2006

CESifo Working Paper No. 2189
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Jan 2008
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University of Tuebingen - Department of Economics and Brandenburg - Ministry of Health
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Healthy Living in Hard Times

NBER Working Paper No. w9468
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 02 Feb 2003 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2011
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University of Virginia - Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy

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27.

Industrialization and Health in Historical Perspective

NBER Working Paper No. h0118
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Jan 2000 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2014
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Ohio State University (OSU) - Economics
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A Quantile Approach to the Relationship between Body Mass, Wealth, and Inequality

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3288
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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Health and Nutrition in the Preindustrial Era: Insights from a Millennium of Average Heights in Northern Europe

NBER Working Paper No. w8542
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 11 Oct 2001 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2010
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Ohio State University (OSU) - Economics
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Anthropometry of Love: Height and Gender Asymmetries in Interethnic Marriages

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Feb 2009
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University of Oxford - Nuffield College of Medicine and Brunel University - Department of Economics and Finance

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Fatter Attraction: Anthropometric and Socioeconomic Characteristics in the Marriage Market

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4594
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Dec 2009
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Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, University of Surrey and University of Oxford
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Nineteenth Century White Physical Activity and Calories: Socioeconomic Status and Diets

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4886
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Jul 2014
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University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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Anthropometry of Love - Height and Gender Asymmetries in Interethnic Marriages

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2846
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 Nov 2009
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University of Edinburgh and Brunel University - Department of Economics and Finance
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Extreme Weather Events and Child Height: Evidence from Mongolia

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1403
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 27 Aug 2014
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German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
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The Optimal Taxation of Height: A Case Study of Utilitarian Income Redistribution

NBER Working Paper No. w14976
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 26 May 2009 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2011
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Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Department of Economics

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Anthropometry of Love: Height and Gender Asymmetries in Interethnic Marriages

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 950
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Oct 2009
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Brunel University - Department of Economics and Finance and University of Oxford - Nuffield College of Medicine

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Nineteenth Century Stature and Family Size: Binding Constraint or Productive Labor Force?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2999
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Apr 2010
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University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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Genetic Endowments, Parental and Child Health in Rural Ethiopia

Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 52, No. 2, pp. 194-221, May 2005
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Jun 2005
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University of East Anglia - School of International Development and CBESS
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Racial Differences in Body-Mass Indices for Men Imprisoned in 19th Century US Prisons: A Multinomial Approach

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3016
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Apr 2010
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University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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Size Matters! Body Height and Labor Market Discrimination: A Cross-European Analysis

MEA Discussion Paper No. 185
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 03 Sep 2009
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University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)

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Up in the Skies? The Relationship between Body Height and Earnings in Germany

Labour, Vol. 19, No. 3, pp. 469-489, September 2005
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Oct 2005
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University of Bamberg
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Demographic, Residential, and Socioeconomic Effects on the Distribution of 19th Century African-American Body Mass Index Values

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3338
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Feb 2011
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University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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Living Standards, Nutrition and Inequality in the Spanish Industrialisation. An Anthropometric View

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2018
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University of Murcia - Department of Applied Economics
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Percentiles of Modern Height Standards for Use in Historical Research

NBER Working Paper No. h0075
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 May 2000 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2011
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Ohio State University (OSU) - Economics
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Comment on Seat of Death and Terror

Economic History Review, Vol. 59, No. 3, pp. 607-616, August 2006
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 20 Jul 2006
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University of Zurich - UBS International Center of Economics in Society and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Department of Economic History
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Recent Trends in Height by Gender and Ethnicity in the Us in Relation to Levels of Income

NBER Working Paper No. w14635
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2010
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Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Economics
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The Effect of Adolescent Experience on Labor Market Outcomes: The Case of Height

NBER Working Paper No. w10522
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2011
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University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department

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Fluctuations in a Dreadful Childhood: Synthetic Longitudinal Height Data, Relative Prices and Weather in the Short-Term Health of American Slaves

NBER Working Paper No. w10993
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Jan 2005 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2011
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Ohio State University (OSU) - Economics

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Adjustment of Age-Related Height Shrinkage in Archival Data for Chinese: A Post HOC Longitudinal Survey

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 18 Dec 2009
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University of Nottingham - Nottingham University Business School
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Demographic, Residential, and Socioeconomic Effects on the Distribution of 19th Century U.S. White Statures

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2563
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Feb 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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