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101.

Transition, Height and Well-Being

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 20 Sep 2019
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Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Sciences Po, Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) and Central European Labour Studies Institute (CELSI)

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102.

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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103.

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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104.

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
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University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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105.

Estimating Neonatal Mortality Rates from the Heights of Children: the Case of American Slaves

NBER Working Paper No. w1628
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Apr 2004 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2008
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Ohio State University (OSU) - Economics
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107.

Is Smoking Behavior Culturally Determined? Evidence from British Immigrants

DIW Berlin Discussion Paper No. 1265
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Mar 2013
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Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Human Sciences and Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Human Sciences

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108.

The Physical State of the British Working Class, 1870-1914: Evidence from Army Recruits

NBER Working Paper No. w1661
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 16 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2010
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London Metropolitan University, Independent and Independent
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109.

Impacto Económico De La Utilización De Servicios Hospitalarios De Los Adultos Mayores Afiliados Al Inssjyp: El Caso De Un Hospital Público Municipal (Argentina) Economic Impact of the Use of Hospital Services of Aged People Affiliated to the Inssjyp: The Case of a Municipal Public Hospital (Argentina)

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 01 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2018
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National University of the South - Department of Economics, Independent, Independent, Instituto de Investigaciones Económicas y Sociales del Sur and Instituto de Investigaciones Económicas y Sociales del Sur
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110.

The Trend of BMI Values of Us Adults by Centiles, Birth Cohorts 1882-1986

NBER Working Paper No. w16252
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 10 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2010
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Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Economics and Department of Nonlinear Modeling, Institute of Computer Science, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
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111.

Black and White Body Mass Index Values in Developing 19th Century Nebraska

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4268
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Jun 2013
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University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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112.

Estimating the Covariates of Historical Heights

NBER Working Paper No. w1455
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 22 Apr 2004 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2010
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Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and Independent
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113.

Representativeness of the Low-Income Population in the Health and Retirement Study

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2013-273
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 06 Aug 2013
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University of Southern California and RAND Corporation - Santa Monica CA Offices
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114.

The In-Hospital Mortality Rates of Slaves and Freemen: Evidence from Touro Infirmary, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1855-1860

IZA Discussion Paper No. 3652
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Aug 2008
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Tulane University - Finance & Economics and Inha University - Department of Economics
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115.

Employers' Preferences for Gender, Age, Height and Beauty: Direct Evidence

NBER Working Paper No. w15564
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 15 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2011
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University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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116.

Historical Migration Flows and Global Health Differences

COHERE Discussion Papers, University of Southern Denmark, 2016:1
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 Feb 2017
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University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics, University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics, University of Southern Denmark, Department of Public Health, Danish Centre for Health Economics and University of Copenhagen
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117.

What Do We Really Know About Trends in Outpatient Medical Expenditures for Children, 1977 to 1987?

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 97
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 02 Oct 2006
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Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of New York and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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118.

Causes of Death: A Study of a Century of Change in England and Wales

Briefing 53, October 2012
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 Aug 2015
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Office of Health Economics and Office of Health Economics
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119.

Infantile Mortality and Life Expectancy: Vulnerability Indicators in North-Western Transylvanian Communities (Second Half of the 19th Century-Beginning of the 20th Century)

Romanian Journal of Population Studies, Vol. VI, No. 1, Cluj-Napoca, 2012, pp. 103-122
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 24 Feb 2013
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University of Oradea and University of Oradea
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120.

Trends in the Prevalence and Mortality of Cognitive Impairment in the United States: 1993 to 2004

Alzheimer's & Dementia, Vol. 4, 2008
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 20 Nov 2015
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University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, University of Washington, University of Pennsylvania, Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Medical School, National Institutes of Health and University of Massachusetts Worcester - Medical School
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121.

Fertility and Modernity

CESifo Working Paper No. 7745
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 25 Jul 2019
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Tufts University - Department of Economics and UCLA Anderson School of Management

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122.

Pitted But Not Pitied or, Does Smallpox Make You Small?

Economic History Review, Vol. 59, No. 3, pp. 617-635, August 2006
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Jul 2006
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University of New South Wales (UNSW) - School of Social Science and Policy
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123.

The 1991 Cholera Epidemic in Peru: Not a Case of Precaution Gone Awry

Risk Analysis, Vol. 25, No. 3, pp. 495-502, June 2005
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 Nov 2006
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University of Massachusetts - Lowell Center for Sustainable Production and Northeast Center for Healthy Communities (NCHC)
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124.

“Accounting for Trends in Health Poverty: A Decomposition Analysis for Britain, 1991-2008”

Forthcoming in the European Journal of Health Economics.
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Jan 2014
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University of Warsaw, Faculty of Economic Sciences
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125.

Agricultural Policy, Migration, and Malaria in the 1930s United States

NBER Working Paper No. w17526
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2013
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UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, University of Arizona and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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126.

The Urban Mortality Transition in the United States, 1800-1940

NBER Working Paper No. h0134
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 May 2011 Last Revised: 16 May 2011
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Colgate University - Economics Department
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127.

The Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists and European Fascism During World War II

Journal of Soviet and Post-Soviet Politics and Society, 2020
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Jun 2020
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Institute for Euro-Atlantic Cooperation and Sodertorn University (University College of Southern Stockholm) - Baltic and East European Graduate School (BEEGS)
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128.

Biological Well-Being in Late 19th Century Philippines

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5432
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Jul 2015
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Ecole Normale Supérieure (ENS) de Lyon, Universities of Marseille - Centre d'Economie et de Finances Internationales (CEFI) and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Economics

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129.

Nineteenth Century Black and Mulatto Physical Activity, Calories, and Life Expectancy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4899
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 14 Aug 2014
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University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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130.

New Evidence on the Impacts of Early Exposure to the 1918 Influenza Pandemic on Old-Age Mortality: A Research Note

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11715
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 20 Aug 2018
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University of Wisconsin - Madison - Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
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131.

Fertility in New York State in the Civil War Era

NBER Working Paper No. w16135
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 29 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2010
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Colgate University - Economics Department and University of Washington - Sociology
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133.

Making Sense of the Labor Market Height Premium: Evidence from the British Household Panel Survey

NBER Working Paper No. w14007
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 16 May 2008 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2011
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Princeton University - Research Program in Development Studies, Princeton University and Princeton University
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134.

Living Standards and Mortality Since the Middle Ages

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8036
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Nov 2010
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University College Dublin (UCD) - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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135.

Does Parental Education Affect Fertility? Evidence from Pre-Demographic Transition Prussia

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8339
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2011
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Monash University - Department of Economics, University of Bergamo and Ifo Institute for Economic Research

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136.

How Have Europeans Grown so Tall?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP8490
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Jul 2011
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University of Essex - Department of Economics
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137.

Explaining Stunting in Nineteenth-Century France

The Economic History Review, Vol. 63, Issue 2, pp. 315-334, May 2010
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 29 Mar 2010
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Ecole Normale Superieure (INRA-ENS) and Cornell University

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138.

Height and Living Standards in North Korea, 1930s–1980s

The Economic History Review, Vol. 64, pp. 142-158, 2011
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 05 Jan 2011
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affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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139.

Long Run Impacts of Income Shocks: Wine and Phylloxera in 19th Century France

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6140
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 May 2008
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Ecole Normale Superieure (INRA-ENS) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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The Decline of Adult Smallpox in Eighteenth‐Century London

The Economic History Review, Vol. 64, Issue 4, pp. 1289-1314, 2011
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 06 Oct 2011
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University of Cambridge, University of Birmingham and California Institute of Technology
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141.

The Phenomenon of Summer Diarrhea and its Waning, 1910-1930

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12232
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 21 May 2019
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Montana State University - Bozeman - Department of Agricultural Economics and Economics, University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics and University of Colorado at Denver

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142.

Polarization of Life Expectancy Across Countries: Does Biological and Cultural Distance to the Health Technological Frontier Matter?

Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 65, Issue 3, pp. 248-270, 2018
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 05 Jun 2018
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Tamkang University, Tamkang University and Academia Sinica
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143.

A History of Health in Europe from the Late Paleolithic Era to the Present

Economics and Human Biology, Vol. 1, pp. 139-142, January 2003
Posted: 21 Mar 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Ohio State University (OSU) - Economics
144.

A Restricted Maximum Likelihood Estimator for Truncated Height Samples

Economics and Human Biology, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 5-19, March 2004
Posted: 01 Apr 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Pembroke College, Oxford
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Bio-Cultural Effects in Medieval Populations

Economics and Human Biology, Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 367-377, December 2003
Posted: 30 Nov 2003
Accepted Paper Series
University of Bradford - Department of Archaeological Sciences and University of Bradford - Department of Archaeological Sciences
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Comparing Population Distributions from Bin-Aggregated Sample Data: An Application to Historical Height Data from France

Economics & Human Biology, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 419-437, 2011
Posted: 09 Nov 2011
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Laval University, Department of Finance, Ottawa and Cornell University
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Data: Archival Information Available on the Health of Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary Inmates

Economics and Human Biology, Vol. 1, No. 3, P. 399, December 2003
Posted: 28 Nov 2003
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Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
148.

Does Bone Mineralization Reflect Economic Conditions? An Examination Using a National Us Sample

Economics and Human Biology, Vol. 1, pp. 91-104, January 2003
Posted: 07 Apr 2003
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Department of Health Studies and University of Chicago - Department of Health Studies
149.

Does Height Modify the Risk of Angina Associated with Economic Adversity?

Economics & Human Biology, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 398-411, 2006
Posted: 04 Dec 2006
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
150.

Economic Growth and the Biological Standard of Living in China, 1880-1930

Economics & Human Biology, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 197-218, 2004
Posted: 15 Jan 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nottingham - Nottingham University Business School