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151.

Physician-Patient Race-Match Reduces Patient Mortality

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 31 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2020
Working Paper Series
Montana State University - Bozeman - Department of Agricultural Economics and Economics, University of Pittsburgh - Graduate School of Public & International Affairs and University of South Carolina
Downloads 462
152.

Fertility Choices and Sex Selection in Asia: Analysis and Policy

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 28 Feb 2007
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Harvard University
Downloads 459
153.

'Globesity'? The Effects of Globalization on Obesity and Caloric Intake

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4982, IESE Business School Working Paper No. WP1103-E
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 07 Oct 2014
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London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and University of Navarra - IESE Business School
Downloads 457
154.

The Obesity Epidemic in Europe

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1814
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 Nov 2005
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Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Downloads 457
155.

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 456
156.

Why the Poor Get Fat: Weight Gain and Economic Insecurity

WSU School of Economic Sciences Working Paper No. 2007-16
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 Apr 2007
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University of Otago, Montana State University - Bozeman and Washington State University - School of Economic Sciences
Downloads 454
157.

Does Money Matter? The Effects of Cash Transfers on Child Health and Development in Rural Ecuador

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4226
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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World Bank - Development Research Group and Princeton University
Downloads 452
158.

The Effect of Patient Cost Sharing on Utilization, Health and Risk Protection

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2013
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Simon Fraser University (SFU)

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159.

Filling the Void? Organized Crime and COVID-19 in Rio De Janeiro

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Aug 2020
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Catholic University of Brasília, University of Barcelona and University of São Paulo
Downloads 447
160.

Is Obesity Contagious? Social Networks vs. Environmental Factors in the Obesity Epidemic

FRB of Boston Quantitative Analysis Unit Working Paper No. QAU08-2, Journal of Health Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 27 Feb 2008
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Econ One Research and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
Downloads 446
161.

Assisted Reproductive Technology & the Double-Bind: The Illusory Choice of Motherhood

Journal of Gender, Race and Justice, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 1-54, Fall 2005
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 31 Jan 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Irvine School of Law
Downloads 444
162.

The Effect of Oil Spills on Infant Mortality: Evidence from Nigeria

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6653
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 28 Sep 2017
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University of St. Gallen and University of St. Gallen
Downloads 444
163.

Simulation of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Scenarios with Possibility of Reinfection

Chaos, Solitons & Fractals, Vol. 139, pp. 110296
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2020
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University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Economics
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164.

Influencia Del Contexto Socioeconómico De La Comunidad Sobre La Desnutrición Infantil En Colombia: Un Enfoque Multinivel Para Los Años 2005 Y 2010 (Influence of Community Socioeconomic Context on Child Malnutrition in Colombia: A Multilevel Approach for 2005 and 2010)

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2016
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University of Barcelona, Institución Universitaria Antonio José Camacho, Pontifical University Javeriana Cali and Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Seccional Cali
Downloads 440
165.

Women's Empowerment in Agriculture, Production Diversity, and Nutrition: Evidence from Nepal

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01313
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 26 Mar 2014
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University of the Philippines, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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166.

Accounting for the Unaccountable – Perspectives on the Economic Effects of the Coronavirus 19 Pandemic

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Apr 2020
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Queen's University - Smith School of Business
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167.

Program Evaluation with Unobserved Heterogeneity and Selective Implementation: The Mexican Progresa Impact on Child Nutrition

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Apr 2002
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University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and Cornell University, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Students
Downloads 439
168.

Head Start Participation and Childhood Obesity

Vanderbilt University Economics Working Paper No. 06-WG01
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 Mar 2006
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University of Iowa - Henry B. Tippie College of Business - Department of Economics
Downloads 437
169.

Global Health Inequalities: An International Comparison

Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 2006
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 04 Dec 2006
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University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice
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170.

Social Networks and Vaccination Decisions

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 07-12
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 16 Dec 2007
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affiliation not provided to SSRN, Microsoft Corporation - Microsoft Research New England and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - School of Information
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171.

Nanotechnology: The Challenge of Regulating Known Unknowns

Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics, Vol. 34, No. 4, Winter 2006, Washington & Lee Legal Studies Paper No. 2007-10
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 27 Jan 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 429
172.

On the Economic Impact of Social Distancing Measures

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 17 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2020
Working Paper Series
ESCP Business School
Downloads 425
173.

Population Aging and its Macroeconomic Implications: A Framework for Analysis

IMF Working Paper No. 02/16
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 31 Jan 2006
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International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department
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174.

Impacts of Urbanization on the Traditional Medicine of Ethiopia

The Anthropologist (International Journal of Contemporary and Applied Studies of Man), Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 43-52, 2005
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 11 Jan 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Forum für Sozialwissenschaften Forschung
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175.

Modelling COVID-19 Contagion: Risk Assessment and Targeted Mitigation Policies

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 02 Sep 2020
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University of Oxford, University of Oxford - Mathematical Institute and Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford
Downloads 422
176.

A Simple Planning Problem for COVID-19 Lockdown

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-34
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 Apr 2020
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University of Chicago - Department of Economics, Pennsylvania State University and University of Sassari

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177.

The Spread of Obesity in a Large Social Network Over 32 Years

New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 357, No. 4, pp. 370-379, July 26, 2007
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Aug 2007
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Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy and UC San Diego Division of Social Sciences
Downloads 419
178.

Estimating Peer Effects in Health Outcomes: Replies and Corrections to Fowler and Christakis

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 02 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2008
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Econ One Research and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
Downloads 416
179.

Air Pollution and Mortality: Results from Santiago, Chile

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
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California Environmental Protection Agency (Cal/EPA) - Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment, Universidad de Chile, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) - Department of Business and Management Science
Downloads 415
180.

Using Male Circumcision to Understand Social Norms as Multipliers

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 72, p. 455, 2003, Seton Hall Public Law Research Paper No. 2007-006
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 28 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
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181.

Macroeconomic Implications of COVID-19: Can Negative Supply Shocks Cause Demand Shortages?

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-35
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 Apr 2020
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University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, Northwestern University, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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182.

Population Aging and Its Implications in Bangladesh

Jahangirnagar Review Part II Social Science, Vol. XXXI, 2007
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Feb 2009
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Daffodil International University - Faculty of Business and Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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183.

Don’t They Care? Or, Are They Just Unaware? Risk Perception and the Demand for Long-Term Care Insurance

Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol. 77, No. 4, pp. 715-747, December 2010
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 May 2009 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2018
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Munich Re, St. John's University - Peter J. Tobin College of Business and Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Finance
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184.

Demand for Public Events in the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Case Study of European Football

Forthcoming, European Sport Management Quarterly
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2020
Accepted Paper Series
University of Reading and Department of Economics, University of Reading
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185.

Impact of HIV/AIDS on Economic Growth and Development in Nigeria

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 Nov 2015
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Abubakar Tatari Ali Polytechnic - School of General Studies and Department of Remedial Arts, Ramat Polytechnic
Downloads 402
186.

Long-Term Consequences of Childhood ADHD on Criminal Activities

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Oct 2009
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University of Wisconsin - Madison - Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs and University of Wisconsin-Madison
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187.

What Happened to the US Economy During the 1918 Influenza Pandemic? A View Through High-Frequency Data

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2020-11
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 07 Jul 2020
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Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 398
188.

Menstruation Management in United States Schools and Implications for Attendance, Academic Performance, and Health

Women's Reproductive Health, Vol. 9 (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 19 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2019
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University of Richmond - School of Law
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189.

Health Care Crowds: Collective Intelligence in Public Health

Prpić, J., (2015). Health Care Crowds: Collective Intelligence in Public Health. Collective Intelligence 2015. Center for the Study of Complex Systems, University of Michigan.
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 28 Feb 2015
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Thompson Rivers University
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190.

Shadows of the Captain of the Men of Death: Early Life Health Interventions, Human Capital Investments, and Institutions

Number of pages: 81 Posted: 09 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2015
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IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine

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191.

The Brazilian Bombshell? The Short and Long-Term Impact of the 1918 Influenza Pandemic the South American Way

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 May 2019 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2020
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Brandeis University, International Business School, Students, Brandeis University - International Business School and Brandeis University- International Business School

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192.

The Effect of Medical Cannabis Dispensaries on Opioid and Heroin Overdose Mortality

Claremont McKenna College Robert Day School of Economics and Finance Research Paper No. 3270101
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Nov 2018
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Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance, Mathematica Policy Research, Washington, DC and University of Arkansas at Little Rock - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 386
193.

Health Shocks in China: Are the Poor and Uninsured Less Protected?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3740
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Oct 2005
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World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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194.

A Survey of Consumers’ Perceptions Toward Medical Tourism (2012 Study)

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Mar 2013
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University of North Carolina at Pembroke and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Pembroke - Medical Tourism Research Center
Downloads 381
195.

Parental Leave and Child Health

NBER Working Paper No. w6554
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2013
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University of Virginia - Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy
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196.

Residential Water Quality and the Spread of COVID-19 in the United States

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Apr 2020
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University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics
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197.

The Effects of Retirement on Physical and Mental Health Outcomes

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 07-35
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Oct 2007
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Bentley University - Department of Economics, National Bureau of Economic Research and Trinity College (Hartford CT)

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198.

Democracy and Health

QJM: Medical Journal, Vol. 98, pp. 299-304, 2005
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 12 Dec 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice
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199.

Productive Benefits of Health: Evidence from Low-Income Countries

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 Jan 2005
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Yale University - Economic Growth Center
Downloads 373
200.

The Effects of Education and Working Hours on Health: A Multivariate Probit Approach

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 May 2006
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Techniker Krankenkasse and University of Bayreuth
Downloads 372